Govt cancels coal block to joint venture firm in Chhattisgarh

Tightening its noose around the erring companies which failed to develop coal blocks allocated to them for captive use, the government has de-allocated a mine in Chhattisgarh jointly allocated to a JV of Navbharat Coalfields and Ultratech among others.

Govt withdraws de-allocation of three coal mines to NTPC

The government on Wednesday said it has written to state-owned power major NTPC informing it that the de-allocation of the company's three coal blocks in Jharkhand has been withdrawn.