Halt in mining has hit Goa`s economy: Survey

Although revenue collection from mining areas has declined, economic measures adopted by Goa govt have negated impact to some extent, says eco survey.

EIA team inspects mining areas

The Supreme Court appointed
Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) team Thursday visited mining
areas in Sandur taluk of the district.

ICFRE team on 15-day visit to Bellary mining areas

ICFRE to undertake a macro-level environment impact assessment with Wildlife Institute of India, Forest Survey of India.

CEC team inspects OMC, mining areas in Bellary district

The Central Empowered Committee on Wednesday inspected a mining company owned by Karnataka
Tourism Minister G Janardhana Reddy, which faces allegations
of illegal mining, along with five other firms.

Karnataka, Andhra begin survey of mining areas

Officials of mines and geology
and forests departments of Karnataka and Andhra today
launched a joint survey of mining areas along borders of both states under a Central directive in wake of allegations of illegal mining.

Parl panel for protecting tribal rights in mining areas

Concerned over alleged violation of rights of tribals in mining areas in states like Orissa and Chattisgarh, a Parliamentary panel on Tuesday sought protection of their livelihood.