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SAIL strikes deal with Posco for technical expertise

SAIL strikes deal with Posco for technical expertise

The pact is meant for SAIL's IISCO Steel Plant (ISP) at Burnpur in West Bengal.

Oct 08, 2017, 14:09 PM IST
SC to hear Bachpan Bachao Andolan's plea on IPC, POCSO conflict

SC to hear Bachpan Bachao Andolan's plea on IPC, POCSO conflict

The Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear a plea filed by the Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA) in connection with conflict between the provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012.

Sep 05, 2017, 06:17 AM IST
Marriage is not an exemption to protect children from sexual offences: Supreme Court

Marriage is not an exemption to protect children from sexual offences: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday said that to protect children from sexual offences, marriage is not an exemption under the law, even though section 375 of the Indian Penal Code (which defines the offence of rape), cites that intercourse or sexual act by a man with his wife not below 15 years, is not rape. 

Sep 01, 2017, 07:41 AM IST
Bihar Congress leader Brajesh Kumar, accused of running sex racket and sexually assaulting Dalit minor girl, resigns

Bihar Congress leader Brajesh Kumar, accused of running sex racket and sexually assaulting Dalit minor girl, resigns

The victim is the daughter of a former state minister, who is also from Congress.

Feb 22, 2017, 12:57 PM IST
POSCO Q3 profit jumps to over 4-year-high as China prices gain

POSCO Q3 profit jumps to over 4-year-high as China prices gain

POSCO posted its strongest quarterly operating profit in more than four years, beating analysts` estimates, as a sustained recovery in Chinese steel prices helped boost margins for South Korea`s top steelmaker.

Oct 26, 2016, 13:20 PM IST
SC asks expelled AIADMK MP Sasikala Pushpa to join probe in criminal cases

SC asks expelled AIADMK MP Sasikala Pushpa to join probe in criminal cases

Supreme Court on Monday asked expelled AIADMK Rajya Sabha member L Sasikala Pushpa to join the probe into two criminal cases of alleged sexual harassment of her family maids and forging of documents in her anticipatory bail petition lodged by the Tamil Nadu police.

Sep 26, 2016, 18:40 PM IST
SHOCKING! 23-year-old woman booked for raping minor boy; she made MMS of act, threatened to post it online

SHOCKING! 23-year-old woman booked for raping minor boy; she made MMS of act, threatened to post it online

A 23-year-old woman has been booked for allegedly raping a 16-year-old boy in Saharanpur district of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Tuesday.

Aug 30, 2016, 19:28 PM IST
Policeman rapes 16-yr-old at gun point in Maharashtra's Osmanabad, arrested

Policeman rapes 16-yr-old at gun point in Maharashtra's Osmanabad, arrested

A police sub-inspector from Osmanabad has been arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl at gun point here, police said today.

Aug 06, 2016, 16:25 PM IST

School van driver arrested for molesting minor girl in Jaipur

A school van driver was arrested today for allegedly molesting a 5-year-old girl in Shyam Nagar area here.

Mar 09, 2016, 17:58 PM IST

Odisha may offer Posco the JV option with OMC

Prime Minister's Principal Secretary Nripendra Misra on Tuesday held a meeting with Mines Secretary Balvinder Kumar, Steel Secretary Rakesh Singh, Odisha Chief Secretary G C Pati and Posco India CMD Gee Woong Sung on the steps that can be taken to save the project, sources said.

Aug 25, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

Tripartite meet on Posco project on August 25: Minister

The much-awaited tri-partite meeting on the country's biggest FDI project proposed by Posco is scheduled to be held in New Delhi on August 25, Odisha Steel and Mines Minister Prafulla Kumar Mallick said Saturday.

Aug 22, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Odisha to nudge Centre on Posco issue

The decision in this regard was taken at a high level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnik and attended by Steel and Mines Mminister Prafulla Kumar Mallick.

Aug 20, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

Posco, Uttam Galva to set up $3-bn steel plant in Maharashtra

It will initially build 1.5 million tonne per annum (MTPA) plant with a new technology from Posco at a cost of about USD 1.5 billion.

Aug 11, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

Six gang-rape minor girl in Chembur; arrested

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly gang raped by six persons at a shop in suburban Chembur in the wee hours of today and all the accused were arrested, police said.

Aug 05, 2015, 22:16 PM IST

Posco's Finex plant likely to be shifted to India by Oct

POSCO is likely to shift its first Finex plant to Kalinganagar, in the state from Pohang, South Korea after a definitive pact with homegrown steelmaker MESCO, which is scheduled by August.

Jul 27, 2015, 15:45 PM IST

Posco's Finex plant likely to be shifted to India by Oct

POSCO is likely to shift its first Finex plant to Kalinganagar, in the state from Pohang, South Korea after a definitive pact with homegrown steelmaker MESCO, which is scheduled by August.

Jul 27, 2015, 15:45 PM IST

'Adani suspends 2 key contractors on biggest Aus coal project'

Adani Group's 16.5 billion dollar coal mine project in Australia has hit another controversy after reports that the Indian mining giant suspended two major contractors, raising fresh speculation over funding even as the company blamed the move on delay in government approvals.

Jul 22, 2015, 23:44 PM IST

BJD to oppose Land Bill, raise Posco, Vyapam scam in Parliament

Asking party MPs to oppose the controversial Land Acquisition Bill and demand action in Vyapam scandal, BJD president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday stressed on steps to prevent opposition Congress from deriving political mileage out of any issue.

Jul 19, 2015, 21:17 PM IST

Posco shifts focus from Odisha project citing 'no progress'

Steel giant Posco has shifted its focus from the USD 12-billion proposed steel plant in Odisha citing "no progress" in the project.

Jul 17, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

Posco suspends $12 billion Odisha project

South Korean steel giant Posco has put on hold its USD 12 billion steel project in Odisha due to delays in various regulatory approvals.

Jul 16, 2015, 21:00 PM IST