Sesa Goa shares surge over 13% on inclusion in Sensex

Shares of Sesa Goa on Thursday jumped over 13 percent, adding Rs 1,565 crore to its market value, on inclusion in the 30-share benchmark S&P BSE Sensex from August 27.

Anil Agarwal to be Chairman of new entity Sesa Sterlite

A day after Vedanta Group firms Sesa Goa and Sterlite Industries merged to create Sesa Sterlite, the company Sunday said the group's Chairman Anil Agarwal will head the new entity.

Sesa Goa, Sterlite merger becomes effective

Within a week after receiving final approval from the Goa bench of Bombay High Court, Vedanta group firms, Sesa Goa and Sterlite Industries Saturday announced that their merger scheme, together with several other group firms, has now become effective.

Sterlite unit starts functioning under expert panel's vigil

The panel members conducted its second phase of inspection yesterday and checked if the pollution monitoring equipment at the unit was working properly.

Sterlite hails NGT order, says operations to start in a week

Sterlite Industries Friday welcomed the National Green Tribunal's order allowing it to recommence operations of its copper smelting plant in Tuticorin district.

NGT allows Sterlite to operate copper plant in Tamil Nadu

The National Green Tribunal Friday allowed UK-based Vedanta Group company, Sterlite Industries Ltd, to commence operation of its copper plant in Tuticorin district of Tamil Nadu.

NGT assures Sterlite its plea will be decided before vacation

"Rest assured, before the vacation, we will decide the matter," a bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said.

Complaints against us are 'politically motivated': Sterlite

"My specific case is that the entire matter is politically motivated. There were no complaints (of alleged leakage) before and after that day (March 23, 2013).

No interim relief to Sterlite for operating copper plant: NGT

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday refused to grant any interim relief to UK-based Vedanta Group company, Sterlite Industries Ltd, to commence operation of its copper smelting plant in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin district.

Sterlite Industries Q4 net profit up 51% at Rs 1,925 crore

The Anil Agarwal-led company's net profit stood at Rs 1,277 crore in the corresponding quarter of 2011-12, it said in a statement.

Tribunal transfers Sterlite case to Principal Bench at Delhi

When the matter came up for hearing here, the Bench, comprising judicial member Justice M Chockalingam and expert member R Nagendran, said "circumstances did not permit us" to further hear the case.

Panel to inspect Sterlite's copper smelter

Sterlite Industries had started the heat-up process April 23 to restart the plant for trial production.

Expert committee begins inspection of Sterlite unit

Officials said the copper smelter unit was operated in the presence of the team to check quantum of sulphur dioxide being released.

'SC ruling on Vedanta case a recognition of indigenous rights'

The Supreme Court's ruling on rights of adivasi communities while deciding on Vedanta's demand for development of bauxite mine in Odisha is a recognition of indigenous rights in India, says Amnesty International.

Experts panel on Sterlite`s smelter plant to submit report April 29

The National Green Tribunal Thursday set up an experts committee to inspect the controversial copper smelter plant of Sterlite Industries in Tuticorin and submit its report April 29.

Four member committee to study Sterlite plant

Justice R Chockalingam, heading the tribunal, said the committee would submit its report on April 29 on the status of the plant.

Decision on Sterlite after green tribunal's verdict: TN Govt

Replying to a call attention moved by Opposition parties, including CPI (M) in the state Assembly, Environment Minister M C Sampath recalled that NGT had announced setting up a four-member panel to study the current status of the controversial copper smelting plant.

Panel to be set up to study Sterlite plant status: Tribunal

The National Green Tribunal Friday said a four-member committee would be set up to study the current status of the controversial copper smelting plant of Sterlite Industries at Tuticorin.

Day-long stir to be held against Sterlite plant on Monday

A day-long general strike demanding permanent closure of the copper smelter plant of Sterlite Industries (India) Ltd will be held Monday at Tuticorin, said MDMK party general secretary Vaiko Saturday.

Bombay HC approves Sterlite Industries merger proposal

Sterlite Industries (India) Ltd on Wednesday said the Bombay High Court has approved the merger of the mining firm with Madras Aluminium Company, Sterlite Energy Ltd, Vedanta Aluminium and Sesa Goa.