07 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Friday made a case for enhancing exports of iron ore pellets to further reduce the country's Current Account Deficit.
06 Mar 2014
Bangalore: Complaining of "deteriorating" law and order situation, BJP on Thursday asked Karnataka Governor H R Bharadwaj to advise the Chief Minister to take appropriate action to create a conducive atmosphere to hold "free, fair and peaceful" Lok Sabha polls in the state.
26 Feb 2014
Panaji: Illegal mining, the casino industry and real estate regulation could be the issues likely to feature in the Goa Aam Aadmi Party's election manifesto, a party member said.
23 Nov 2013
Bangalore: Facing heat over allegations of illegal mining, Karnataka Minister of State for Information and Infrastructure Development Santosh Lad resigned on Friday. The development comes as the first political casualty of the six-month-old Congress government of the state.
04 Mar 2014
Bangalore: The Karnataka Cabinet on Monday sanctioned prosecution against several bureaucrats and public representatives involved in alleged illegalities and irregularities in the state-owned Mysore Minerals Limited.
03 Mar 2014
Panaji: Goa Governor BV Wanchoo on Monday lashed out at the Central government for not bailing out the cash-strapped state government which is grappling with the mining ban.
10 Feb 2014
New Delhi: A PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking CBI probe into illegal mining in Odisha and stopping all mining activities in the state.
17 Sep 2013
New Delhi: CBI has filed a chargesheet in a special court in Bangalore, slapping charges against a mining company, its top executives and two retired IAS officers in Rs 1232.39 crore mining scam in Karnataka.
17 Sep 2013
Bangalore: The CBI has filed a chargesheet against two retired IAS officers in Karnataka, the chief executive and managing director of Deccan Mining Syndicate Ltd (DMS) and two other officials for their alleged involvement in the multi-crore illegal mining case in the state.
04 Feb 2014
Panaji: Former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat and three officials have been issued summons in connection with the Rs 35,000 crore illegal mining case, police said on Monday.