Anti-Posco leader appears before Orissa HC

Posco Pratirodh Sangram Samiti
(PPSS) president Abhay Sahu has appeared before the Orissa
High Court through his advocate and sought seven days time to
file his reply to the notice served on him by the HC last

Orissa govt accepts demands of pro-Posco agitators

After work for construction of the
boundary walls the Posco
project was stalled for last 6 days.

Posco: Five parties launch 24x7 dharna

Demanding immediate withdrawal
of police force from Posco`s proposed plant site near Paradip,
five political parties on Thursday launched a day-night dharna.

Maoist shutdown against Posco land acquisition

A 24-hour state-wide shutdown called by Maoists against "forcible land acquisition" for South Korean steel major Posco`s project and other issues hit normal life in southern parts of Orissa Thursday, police said.

Orissa govt in talks with Posco agitators

Amid stiff resistance to Posco steel project, Orissa govt said talks were
on with agitators to resolve the issue.

Agitators stall work for second day at Posco site

Agitators stalled work for the second day on Monday at Posco`s mega steel plant project in Orissa`s Jagatsinghpur district as prohibitory orders were clamped.

Villagers stop Posco land acquisition

Land acquisition for Posco mega
steel plant was suspended temporarily on Tuesday in the face of
stiff opposition from agitating villagers even as Orissa
government launched ground activities for the project near

Posco: Civil rights groups will stand by agitation

Social activist Medha Patkar demanded that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik visit the area immediately.

Land acquisition for Posco becomes difficult

A ten-member BJP delegation, led by Bimbadhar Kuanr,
visited Dhinkia area in Posco`s proposed project area in
Jagatsinghpur district and extended their party`s support to
the agitators in their battle against the project.

`Force vs Children` at the Posco zone

It is `force versus children` in the battle for land to set up Posco`s proposed
mega steel project in Orissa.

Posco: Agnivesh offers to facilitate talks

Social activist Swami Agnivesh on Saturday said peaceful settlement of POSCO impasse was possible through talks.

Posco land acquisition halted due to rains

Land acquisition by the Orissa government for Posco`s Rs 52,000 crore steel project in
Jagatsinghpur district could not be resumed for the second day on Saturday due to heavy rains.

Weather plays spoilsport for POSCO project

After stiff protests by locals, bad weather today played spoilsport for the USD 12 billion POSCO project in Orissa, preventing state government from resuming land acquisition work for 12 MT steel plant.

Agnivesh, Basudev Acharya, to visit Posco site

With the Orissa government to resume land acquisition for Posco`s mega steel project in Jagatsinghpur district, a host of civil rights activists and
politicians planned to join protesters at the site from Saturday.

Bad weather prevents land acquisition for Posco

Land acquisition by the
Orissa government for Posco`s Rs 52,000 crore steel plant
project in Jagatsinghpur district, which was to resume on Friday
after a five-day break, could not commence due to heavy rains.

Orissa to resume land acquisition for Posco

The Orissa government will
resume acquiring land for Posco`s mega steel plant in
Jagatsinghpur district from Thursday after a five day break,
even as agitators plan to oppose it.

`Forest clearance no license for land acquisition`

Orissa govt has declared the protests by locals against land acquisition as `unlawful`.

Posco land war enters decisive stage

Agitation against Posco project in Govidnpur is set to gain further steam, with political parties joining hands with the protestors.

Hundreds court arrest to protest Posco

The activists came in a procession here carrying posters and banners and shouted slogans against the Biju Janata Dal government.

Anti-Posco group takes 8 cops hostage, frees them later

Eight police personnel were held hostage by a group of villagers opposing the Rs
52,000 crore Posco steel plant for nearly five hours before being set free in Orissa`s Jagatsinghpur district.