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Zinc rises 0.77% in futures trade on overseas cues

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 13:25

Besides, increased demand from consuming industries in the spot market supported the uptrend.

PIL filed in SC for scrapping HZL-Vedanta deal of 2002

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 18:06

Twelve years after the government sold its stake in Hindustan Zinc Ltd (HZL) to Vedanta group during the previous NDA rule, a PIL has been filed Wednesday in the Supreme Court seeking quashing of the deal.

Govt likely to sell HZL stake via OFS; may fetch Rs 20,000 cr

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 19:00

The government is likely to sell its residual stake in Hindustan Zinc for an estimated Rs 20,000 crore through an Offer For Sale, and is in final stages of discussion with market regulator SEBI for changes in the OFS norms.

Fitch downgrades Vedanta to 'BB'; withdraws ratings

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 19:30

International rating agency Fitch today downgraded Anil Agrawal promoted Vedanta's credit rating to 'BB' from BB+ with a stable outlook and then withdrew its ratings.

Rising CO2 level poses threat to human nutrition

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 10:32

The rising levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide that comes with climate change poses serious threat. According to a new study it has been revealed that the rising CO2 can cut the nutritional quality of some of the world`s most important food crops.

Vedanta's oil, zinc output up in FY14; iron ore, copper down

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 15:40

Output of refined zinc rose 11 percent to 7.49 lakh tonnes, while mined metal zinc content rose 1 percent.

EC nod sought for appointing valuers in HZL, Balco stake sale

Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 21:12

The Disinvestment Department has approached the Election Commission seeking its approval for appointing valuers for government's residual stake in Hindustan Zinc and Balco.

Vedanta to bid for HZL shares if price lucrative: Agarwal

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 20:49

Vedanta will bid for acquiring remaining government stake in Hindustan Zinc if the price offered is lucrative, its chairman Anil Agarwal said on Tuesday.

Zinc important for hair growth: Jacqueline Fernandez

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 08:11

Jacqueline Fernandez, known for her flawless look and beautiful tresses, says that zinc helps in strengthening hair and is a must.

Hindustan Zinc and Sesa Sterlite say there is no plan to merge

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 21:37

Hindustan Zinc and Sesa Sterlite, group companies of mining and metal major Vedanta Resources, have said they are not considering a plan to merge.

HZL rallies 7% as CCEA approves sale of govt's residual stake

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 14:09

Shares of Hindustan Zinc Tuesday rose almost 7 percent in trade after the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved the sale of the government's residual stake in HZL.

Hindustan Zinc Q3 net profit rises 7% to Rs 1,723 crore

Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 16:25

Higher revenue and better margins helped Hindustan Zinc's net profit to rise 7 percent to Rs 1,723 crore in the third quarter of the current financial year from Rs 1,613 crore a year ago.