Coal mining - Latest News on Coal mining | Read Breaking News on Zee News

PlanComm pitches for opening coal mining for private sector

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 15:58

Planning Commission on Tuesday pitched for privatisation of coal mining saying government should have a consistent policy for energy sector as third party sale is allowed for petroleum and natural gas in the country.

No involvement of insurgents in illegal coal mining

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 16:16

Union Minister of State in the PMO, V Narayansami, on Wednesday denied BJP`s allegation of involvement of insurgent groups in illegal coal mining.

China to shut hundreds of coal mines this year

Last Updated: Sunday, September 02, 2012, 11:00

The Chinese government data showed that 1,973 miners were killed in coal mine accidents in 2011.

Death toll rises to 41 in China`s colliery blast

Last Updated: Friday, August 31, 2012, 15:35

A total of 154 miners were working underground when the blast hit the Xiaojiawan Coal Mine in Panzhihua City on Wednesday.

26 coal mine workers killed, 21 trapped after gas blast

Last Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 12:19

The death toll kept mounting after a blast in the mine in southwest China`s Sichuan Province, last evening.

Italian miner slits wrist during press conference

Last Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 08:38

An Italian miner slit his wrist during a press conference to protest a lack of investment in the dying coal industry.

PM to make statement on coal block allocation in Parliament

Last Updated: Monday, August 27, 2012, 09:06

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is geared up to rebut the charges, contending that there were "inaccuracies" in the "misleading" assessment of loss of Rs 1.86 lakh crore.

Coalgate: Another ‘zero loss theory’

Last Updated: Saturday, August 25, 2012, 18:44

Home Minister P Chidambaram has given fresh ammunition to BJP.

LS BJP members should resign, instead of threatening: Digvijay

Last Updated: Friday, August 24, 2012, 13:31

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Friday said if the BJP Lok Sabha members wanted to resign en masse, they were free to do so.

Govt hopes Oppn parties would end disruption of Parliament

Last Updated: Friday, August 24, 2012, 10:48

Parliament proceedings have remained disrupted for three days with the BJP-led parties seeking resignation of the Prime Minister on the issue of CAG report on coal block allocation.

Parliament impasse: Shinde meets Swaraj

Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 15:56

Shinde said the Prime Minister himself has publicly said that he was prepared to discuss the CAG report on coal block allocation on the floor of the House.

Mine accident in China, eight killed

Last Updated: Saturday, August 04, 2012, 12:19

At least eight miners trapped in a flooded coal mine in north China`s Shanxi province were found dead on Saturday.