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Flooded Chinese mine`s toll rises to 19

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 13:47

The toll in the flooded Xiahaizi coal mine in southwest China`s Yunnan province rose to 19 Friday as rescuers found 14 more bodies. Three other miners were still missing, officials said.

Govt receives 36 applications for 3 coal mines

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 18:08

The government had in February put three mines in Jharkhand and West Bengal for auction for captive use.

Govt cancels coal block to joint venture firm in Chhattisgarh

Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 21:17

Tightening its noose around the erring companies which failed to develop coal blocks allocated to them for captive use, the government has de-allocated a mine in Chhattisgarh jointly allocated to a JV of Navbharat Coalfields and Ultratech among others.

Proposal to auction two more mines in Jharkhand put on hold

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 17:33

The government's plans to auction two more coal blocks in Jharkhand has been put on hold because of some issues involved.

IMG for deallocating coal mines of Essar Power, JSPL, others

Last Updated: Sunday, February 16, 2014, 12:22

The final decision on the issue will be taken only after the Coal Minister accepts the recommendations of the IMG, according to sources.

Coal mine official held for accepting Rs 8,000 bribe

Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 14:52

A person working in a coal mine in Chandrapur was caught for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 8,000 from a local transporter.

Birla Corp to take legal recourse against mine deallocation

Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 15:25

Birla Corporation, the flagship company of the M P Birla Group, is taking legal recourse against the Coal Ministry's decision to deallocate its coal block in Madhya Pradesh.

China coal mine accidents kill 1,049 in 2013

Last Updated: Monday, January 06, 2014, 13:12

Accidents in Chinese coal mines killed 1,049 people last year, down 24 percent from 2012, authorities said, reflecting both risks and improvements in the country`s thriving and often under-regulated sector.

Govt asks CIL arm to appoint 2 consultants for coal mine bids

Last Updated: Sunday, January 05, 2014, 14:25

The government has asked Coal India Ltd's mine planning and consultancy arm CMPDIL to appoint two separate consultants, including Crisil, to help in the process of coal mine auction.

Govt deallocates another coal mine of JSPL

Last Updated: Monday, December 23, 2013, 19:46

The government has deallocated Amarkonda-Murgadandal coal block in Jharkhand allocated to JSPL and Gagan Sponge Iron for delays in its development.

Six killed in China coal mine explosion

Last Updated: Sunday, December 22, 2013, 16:50

Six people were confirmed dead and one injured after a coal mine gas blast in southwest China`s Guizhou province, local authorities said.

NGT questions Meghalaya govt records on 2012 mining incident

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 19:17

The National Green Tribunal Monday raised doubts regarding reports and other records submitted by Meghalaya government about a 2012 mining accident there when 15 persons were allegedly trapped in a coal mine, saying the documents don`t seem to be that old.