Posco mega project

Posco likely to soon become an independent regulator

The government is likely to soon finalise a new organisational structure to make Posco, that manages electricity grids, an independent regulator.

May 31, 2013, 17:35 PM IST

LA halted due to agitation by both supporters and opponents

"We could demolish only two patches of betel vines and cut 54 trees today," Jagtsinghpur district collector S K Mallick told reporters as the officials wind up the day's work at the proposed plant site villages.

Apr 30, 2013, 18:40 PM IST

Posco land acquisition continues

Land acquisition for the proposed Rs 52,000 crore Posco steel plant in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district continued for the second day on Tuesday even as anti-project activists assembled in the vicinity for a showdown with the administration.

Apr 23, 2013, 12:33 PM IST

Posco expects to commission 8 mtpa steel plant in early 2018

The much delayed Posco mega steel plant in Odisha's Jagasinghpur district might be commissioned in 2018, the company said Thursday.

Mar 21, 2013, 19:59 PM IST

Land acquisition for Posco project halted 'temporarily'

"Land acquisition for the proposed project near will remain suspended for the time being," District Collector S K Mallick said Monday.

Feb 11, 2013, 16:01 PM IST

Posco would have been beneficial to Odisha's growth 7 yrs ago

Economist and Planning Commission member Abhijit Sen on Saturday said Posco steel project would have been helpful for Odisha's growth had it been implemented seven years ago.

Feb 10, 2013, 00:04 AM IST

Posco land acquisition suspended for third day

The anti-project activists under the banner of CPI-backed Posco Pratirodh Sangram Samiti (PPSS) held a massive rally which proceeded till Magala Chhak of Gobindpur village, the venue of police camp. The protestors demanded immediate withdrawal of police from the area.

Feb 09, 2013, 23:28 PM IST

Posco land acquisition tomorrow despite Raja's protest

Land acquisition for the proposed mega steel plant of Posco is likely to resume tomorrow despite a day-long opposition by local residents, officials said.

Feb 07, 2013, 23:41 PM IST

Land acquisition halted for the day, police withdrawn

The land acquisition for Posco's mega project in Jagatsinghpur district came to a halt on the fourth day on Wednesday and the police force was withdrawn following demands from school children and women who joined the protests.

Feb 06, 2013, 16:13 PM IST