inter-ministerial group

Telecom Commission defers decision on IMG proposals, seeks more details

The commission, the highest policy-making body in the telecom sector, met here on Friday to consider the proposals put forth by the IMG to tackle the financial stress.

Sep 08, 2017, 19:54 PM IST
IMG on telecom favours spectrum auction next fiscal

IMG on telecom favours spectrum auction next fiscal

In its report, the IMG has also recommended that the payments for spectrum be taken in 16 instalments (16 years) as against the current practice of 10 years, the source said.

Sep 01, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

IMG concludes report on telecom woes, some relief on plate

The inter-ministerial group looking into telecom companies' financial stress has finalised its report, outlining recommendations for providing relief to the debt-ridden sector.

Aug 31, 2017, 16:13 PM IST

Big policy intervention not required in telecom, hints IMG

Large scale policy intervention may not be required for telecom as "green shoots" have become visible in the sector during first quarter, according to a source in the inter-ministerial group on telecom.

Aug 11, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

Panel asks Coal Controller to rework bank guarantee maths

The panel was looking into the issue of bank guarantees of the previous allottees pertaining to 127 coal blocks.

May 07, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

IMG to meet next week to examine issue of BG of coal blocks

The IMG has members from various ministries, including steel and power.

Dec 26, 2014, 14:50 PM IST

IMG set up to deal with Somalian pirates threats: Centre to SC

Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court that an Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) has been set up by Ministry of Shipping to secure release of Indian sailors held captive by Somalian pirates and it is coordinating with UN bodies.

Jul 05, 2014, 01:25 AM IST

IMG to meet today to review bank guarantees of 61 coal blocks

The meeting of inter-ministerial group on coal blocks Wednesday will look into the issue of bank guarantees related to 61 mines allocated to firms such as ArcelorMittal, Tata Steel and JSPL.

Jun 11, 2014, 10:00 AM IST

IMG to meet tomorrow to review BGs of 61 coal blocks

It will be the IMG's first meeting since the new government has taken charge last month after the general elections. Piyush Goyal has been appointed Minister of State (Independent Charge) for coal, power and new & renewable energy.

Jun 10, 2014, 13:05 PM IST

PM Modi`s Clean Ganga mission: First high-level meeting today

The first high-level meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Group on Ganga, constituted by the Narendra Modi government, is expected to meet on Wednesday to finalise the final draft for cleaning the country`s holiest river, which is also one of the most polluted of all.

Jun 04, 2014, 09:28 AM IST

IMG to meet next week to review BGs of 61 coal blocks

The panel on coal blocks had reviewed the progress of development of 61 coal blocks.

Jun 03, 2014, 16:08 PM IST

Eight coal mine allottees may be asked to get green nod by Nov

The Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) on coal blocks has recommended giving time until November to obtain forest clearance (FC) for eight mines allotted to companies such as JSPL and Tata Steel.

Mar 06, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

IMG to give some more time to 10 coal mines to seek clearances

The Inter-Ministerial Group which is meeting next week will not immediately take a call on deallocation of 10 mines but will give one last chance to companies like JSPL, Tata Steel and JSW Steel which are yet to obtain forest clearances to seek green nod within a given time frame.

Feb 20, 2014, 13:51 PM IST

IMG to decide fate of another 10 coal blocks next week

The Inter-Ministerial Group will meet next week to decide the fate of another 10 coal blocks allocated to companies including JSW Steel, JSPL, Tata Steel, Hindalco and Essar Power which are yet to obtain forest clearance.

Feb 18, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

IMG to decide fate of 61 coal blocks next week

The Inter-Ministerial Group on coal blocks will meet next week to decide the fate of 61 mines alloted to companies such as Tata Steel, Hindalco and JSPL which were issued notices for not developing them.

Jan 28, 2014, 19:25 PM IST

Coal Ministry deallocates 11 blocks

Coming down heavily on firms sitting idle on mines, the Coal Ministry has decided to deallocate 11 blocks given to companies including Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) and Rathi Udyog Ltd.

Nov 21, 2013, 17:52 PM IST

IMG to review status of coal blocks this week

The Inter-Ministerial group (IMG) will review the status of around 15 new coal blocks on Wednesday and decide on the fate of around 30 others, which have been issued show-cause notices, on Thursday and Friday.

Oct 22, 2013, 18:15 PM IST

Inter-Ministerial Group to decide fate of 30 coal mines this week

The Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) on coal blocks is likely to meet this next week to decide the fate of around 30 coal blocks.

Oct 20, 2013, 16:37 PM IST

IMG to CoalMin: Seek LawMin's view on mines named in FIR by CBI

The Inter-Ministerial Group on coal blocks has asked the Coal Ministry to seek an opinion of the Law Ministry with regard to six mines which have are alloted to firms like ArcelorMittal, Sterlite Energy, Lanco, Reliance Energy and are named in FIR registered by CBI.

Jul 26, 2013, 15:48 PM IST

Serve explanatory memos for slow progress of coal mines: IMG

Intensifying its drive against firms sitting idle on mines, the Inter-Ministerial Group has recommended serving explanatory memos to allocatees of 21 captive coal blocks, including companies like CIL, NTPC, Tata Steel and Reliance Power for slow progress of the mines.

Jul 25, 2013, 17:44 PM IST