CBI gives clean-chit to mines bureau officials

Mines Minister Dinsha Patel Friday said CBI has given clean-chit to officials of the Indian Bureau of Mines (IBM) over charges of irregularities in granting exploration licence in offshore waters of the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea.

Will not fight next LS polls, says Union Minister Dinsha Patel

Five times Lok Sabha MP and Union Mines Minister Dinsha Patel said that he would not contest in the coming Lok Sabha elections.

Dinsha Patel to be conferred Vishwa Pratibha Award

Veteran Congress leader and Gujarat MP Dinsha Patel will be awarded the Sardar Patel Vishwa Pratibha Award by the Vishwa Gujarati Samaj.

Union Minister Dinsha Patel meets Narendra Modi

Union Mines Minister and senior Congress leader Dinsha Patel met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday in Gandhinagar.

States detected 25,519 illegal mining cases till June: Patel

The government said states have detected a total of 25,519 illegal mining cases with fines worth Rs 622 crore realised, till June of the current fiscal.

Dinsha Patel hopes Mines Bill will be passed in Winter Session

Dinsha Patel, who has been elevated to Cabinet rank, today expressed the hope that new Mines Bill will be passed in the Winter Session of Parliament paving way for development of tribal areas besides curbing illegal mining.

Dinsha Patel elevated to cabinet

Dinsha Patel was Sunday elevated as cabinet minister.

Probe panel submits report on illegal mining in Goa

The Justice M B Shah Commission looking into illegal mining in Goa, submitted its report to the govt last week, Mines Minister Dinsha Patel said.

Union Minister Dinsha Patel hospitalised

Union Minister of State Dinsha J Patel was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of a private hospital after he complained of breathlessness and high blood pressure.