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The Bill was introduced in Rajya Sabha in April 2000.
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Treasurer Joe Hockey said the remarks aired on Australian television on Monday were "hugely damaging", noting that Palmer had benefited personally from doing business with China.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 13:08
Global mining giant BHP Billiton posted a 23.2 percent jump in annual net profit to US$13.83 billion Tuesday, as spending cuts and productivity gains offset weaker commodity prices.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 13:03
The company said the new entity, to be named NewCo, would have assets in five countries.
Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 14:09
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that the mining industry will resume operations by this year-end, thereby restarting the economic activity in the iron ore rich belts of the state.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 22:59
Rescuers are battling to save six coal miners trapped after a flood in a mine in central China`s Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture in Hubei Province.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 18:29
Mining industry officials on Thursday asked the Centre to withdraw the 10 percent export duty on heavy minerals and also the notification issued last month, saying it's already impacting the sector.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 12:54
Indian conglomerate Adani Mining on Thursday won state approval to build a 300-km rail line for its USD 15 billion Carmichael coal mine project in Australia that will enable transportation of 100 million tonnes of coal a year after construction.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 04:23
A mine in northern Mexico spilled over a half-million gallons of a cyanide solution used in heap-leach gold mining, after heavy rains caused a retaining pond to overflow.
Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 16:02
Decks are almost clear for Indian steel makers' consortium AFISCO to initiate final negotiations with Afghanistan on a truncated Rs 7,000 crore investment plan following the passage of a new Mining Law in Kabul.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 07, 2014, 12:47
Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto said Thursday it more than doubled its first-half net profit to US$4.4 billion, as it continued a cost-cutting programme and wound back its net debt.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 10:54
Villagers living downstream of Myntdu river along the India-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya`s Jaintia Hills district have welcomed the National Green Tribunal order banning coal mining in the entire state.
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