16 Sep 2011
Justice M B Shah, heading the Central Government-appointed inquiry Commission on mining, on Friday began inspection of several controversial mines, to ascertain the ground realities of illegal iron ore mining in the coastal state.
04 Oct 2011
The Public Accounts Committee of Goa assembly has recommended an enquiry by CBI or the lokayukta against all those indicted by it in the illegal mining cases.
17 Mar 2016
Panaji: The measures proposed in Goa budget will help in resumption of mining industry which has been undergoing a critical phase, the state's business community feels.
05 Jan 2016
Chennai: Observing that the allegation of human sacrifice in the report on illegal mining submitted to the Madras High Court was a serious one, the court adjourned the mining issue to February 15.
01 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA), an electronic media watchdog, on Thursday warned of massive crackdown against the channels for illegally airing contents of Indian channels.
13 Sep 2016
Panaji: Aam Aadmi Party today announced the first list of four candidates for the Goa Assembly elections due in March 2017.
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Renewal of 89 mining leases by Goa government has come under scanner with the Supreme Court today seeking response from the state and several mining companies on petitions challenging their renewal.
07 Sep 2016
Vientiane: Beijing came under pressure at an Asean summit on Wednesday over its ‘illegal’ island building in the South China Sea, after the Philippines produced evidence it said showed fresh construction activity at a flashpoint shoal.
23 Aug 2016
Panaji: Congress on Tuesday attacked Arvind Kejriwal over his visits to the poll-bound Goa, saying the Delhi Chief Minister is professing ‘an artificial love’ for the coastal state for making ‘political gains’ at the cost of ‘Goan identity.’
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Anil Agarwal-led mining firm Vedanta today said it has received necessary government approvals and will resume operations from today at its biggest iron ore mines at Codli in Sanguem taluka in Goa.