Decision on lifting Goa mining ban after Cabinet clears policy

Decision on withdrawal of suspension order on mining activity in Goa, which was imposed in September 2012, would be taken by the state Cabinet only after it approves the mining policy, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday.

Goa mining policy to be tabled before cabinet on Tuesday

Goa government's mining policy would be placed before the State cabinet on coming Tuesday, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said here.

Goa mining policy to regularise `illegal` ores: CM

Goa`s soon to be announced state mining policy would device means to regularise iron ore mined during 2007-2012, which was termed "illegal" by a recent Supreme Court judgement.

Meghalaya introduces mining policy

The Meghalaya cabinet on Friday gave nod to the much-awaited mining policy.

MP set for change in mining policy: Chouhan

Because of high bidding in sand mining, big players get work and sometime they cause threat to river ecology, Shivraj Singh Chouhan told reporters.

Punjab proposes new mining policy

The Punjab government unveiled its new mining policy wherein it has proposed a cap
on the maximum retail price of sand and to put it under the
Essential Commodities Act to curb its hoarding.