Last Updated: Friday, January 28, 2011, 19:00
The university was to come up on over 6,000 acres of land with a phased investment of Rs 150 billion (USD 3.5 billion).
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 23:24
The Orissa government on Wednesday
approached the Supreme Court challenging the High Court order,
which held that land acquisition procedures for the proposed
Rs 15,000 crore Vedanta university project were illegal.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 05, 2010, 14:21
It could not have been worse for the chief minister of Orissa, Naveen Patnaik, who, after a decade long chanceless political innings, faces the humiliation of unfair play.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 30, 2010, 20:58
Thousands of people from a cross-section of society took out a motorcycle rally in Puri district as a mark of their victory.
Last Updated: Monday, November 29, 2010, 20:04
After 5 days of stalemate
over the Vedanta University issue, normalcy returned to the
Orissa Assembly today as Opposition Congress decided to
participate in the debate on demands for grants.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 28, 2010, 20:34
Congress has announced its plan to gherao the state assembly building here on December 14.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 27, 2010, 17:42
The trouble began in the Zero Hour after Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat told the Leader of the Opposition and Congress member Bhupinder Singh that the privilege notice was still under examination.
Last Updated: Friday, November 26, 2010, 18:39
Orissa Assembly on Friday witnessed uproar as Opposition Congress and BJP demanded a discussion on
their privilege notices accusing Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik
of misleading the House on the proposed Vedanta university.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 16, 2010, 21:56
With the Orissa High Court
quashing the land acquisition proceedings for proposed Vedanta
University project near Puri, opposition parties Tuesday demanded Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik`s resignation.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 16, 2010, 17:30
Vedanta group`s proposed world class university along the coast of Puri-Konark suffered a major setback on Tuesday when the Orissa HC quashed the entire process of land acquisition by the company measuring about 6,700 acres.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 16, 2010, 14:32
The Orissa High Court Tuesday quashed the process of land acquisition for Vedanta University in Puri and directed the government to return the acquired land to its owners, a lawyer said.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 26, 2010, 21:20
The Orissa government on Saturday
expressed its commitment to the proposed Rs 24,000 crore
Vedanta University project, denying allegation of having an
"unholy nexus" with the Anil Agarwal Foundation (AAF).
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