MOIL share sale: Institutional buyers put in Rs 580-crore bids

Strong demand from institutional buyers saw bids worth over Rs 580 crore coming in on the first day of government's 10 percent stake sale in manganese miner MOIL.

Jan 24, 2017, 19:50 PM IST

Higher blood mercury level may increase glaucoma risk

 Lower blood manganese level and higher blood mercury level may increase risk of glaucoma, the leading cause of irreversible blindness worldwide.

Aug 07, 2015, 17:57 PM IST

Goa govt decides to shut down mines polluting Selaulim dam

Recently, the manganese content in Selaulim water had reached alarming levels. The state PWD had admitted that it was six times more than permissible levels.

Sep 20, 2012, 12:32 PM IST