Congress promises CBI probe into Odisha mining, chitfund scam

Promising CBI probe into mining, chitfund and other scams in Odisha, Congress today said it would review all MoUs signed by BJD government in the state in last 10 years, provide pucca houses to landless and allowance to unemployed youths if voted to power.

Activist hails scrapping of Vedanta`s Odisha mining plan

An anti-displacement activist Saturday hailed the central government`s decision to reject Vedanta`s plan to mine Odisha`s Niyamgiri hills for bauxite.

Odisha mining: HC notice to Centre on plea against inquiry

Centre was asked by Delhi HC to respond to a plea of mine operators seeking quashing of inquiry proceedings undertaken by Justice M B Shah Commission.