Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 10:21
Bans on iron ore mining and exports in top producing states of Karnataka and Goa have choked the industry so hard that MMTC is one of many firms exiting.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 21:56
Ban on iron ore mining in Goa and Karnataka is not only hurting the economy but has rendered as many as one lakh people jobless, Vedanta Resources chief Anil Agarwal said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 19:53
The Supreme Court Wednesday said it may consider constituting one or two panels for looking into various aspects of iron ore mining in Goa including fixation of annual cap over the volume of extractions with an aim to preserve the mineral for future generations.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 18:26
The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it may consider constituting one or two panels for looking into various aspects of iron ore mining in Goa including fixation of annual cap over the volume of extractions with an aim to preserve the mineral for future generations.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 03, 2013, 19:23
The Supreme Court on Thursday said there should be a proper system in place to regulate mining and other related activities in Goa where iron ore extractions in 90 mines had been banned by it following the report of a panel that illegal mining was going on there.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 12:34
Amid demand for early resumption of mining in Goa, a comment on a social networking site by a senior mines official has sparked a debate.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 10:47
A plea seeking lifting of the ban on iron ore mining in Goa is likely to come up for hearing in the Supreme Court on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 01, 2013, 22:19
Experts have warned that the mining and quarrying segment is likely to suffer further after a contraction by 2.8 per cent in the first quarter of the fiscal, if the issues plaguing the sector are not resolved immediately.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 27, 2013, 19:27
The government is keen on starting iron ore mining and exports, which face a Supreme Court ban, and will soon take up the matter, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 16, 2013, 18:50
Sesa Goa is looking to restart iron ore mining from Karnataka and expects a strong demand of the ore within the state, a top company official of its parent firm Vedanta Resources said Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 09, 2013, 11:40
The continuation of halt on Goa`s mining activity will result in the iron ore industry losing its overseas markets, mining exporters said.
Last Updated: Friday, November 02, 2012, 19:24
The Supreme Court on Friday wondered why steel manufacturers were seeking resumption of mining operations, not mine lease holders.
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