Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 22:41
"Twelve coal mining projects with an annual coal production of 36.9 million tonnes...Have been identified for expeditious clearance within a month," Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth said here.
Last Updated: Friday, February 15, 2013, 18:20
The Cabinet Committee on Investment (CCI) may take up the issue of clearances to 12 coal mining projects, involving Rs 1,347 crore investment, in its meeting on February 20.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 14, 2013, 17:57
An inter-ministerial panel, headed by Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, is likely to discuss various environmental issues related to coal mining projects next week.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 06, 2013, 13:23
Earlier, the MoEF Minister Jayanthi Natarajan was in favour of a fresh round of public hearing for capacity expansion of existing coal mining projects, as per sources in the Coal Ministry.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 09, 2012, 16:10
Seeking personal intervention of PM Manmohan Singh, Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal appealed to him to get all pending issues examined expeditiously by the Union Environment Ministry for early approval to 95 mining projects.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 21, 2012, 23:23
Noting that recent controversies over natural resources have put stakeholders at risk, Essar group Saturday said such wealth cannot be the exclusive domain of the government if it wanted industry with the private sector.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 14:26
To part finance its capex, the country's largest power producer NTPC has tied up a loan of USD 100 million with the Japanese Mizuho Corporate Bank.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 18, 2012, 21:48
Hindustan Copper Ltd is planning to invest Rs 3,435 crore to execute eight mining projects across the country over the next five years.
Last Updated: Friday, September 16, 2011, 14:47
Despite increasing insecurity in Afghanistan and gun battles with Taliban rebels in the capital Kabul, Indian firms are bidding billions of dollars for a contract to mine iron ore in a central district of the country.
Last Updated: Monday, September 05, 2011, 16:27
The country's domestic coal production target could not be achieved in 2010-11 mainly on account of environment ministry not allowing the expansion of projects falling in areas categorised as critically polluted under CEPI, Parliament was informed on Monday.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 25, 2010, 00:08
Amid tribals protesting against some mining projects, the Government on Friday said that people being displaced should be provided alternative sources of livelihood, besides adequate compensation.
Last Updated: Friday, August 20, 2010, 12:13
NC Saxena panel report seeks a ban on mining projects of Vedanta Resources in Orissa.
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