Crores lost in illegal mining and exports in Jharkhand, Goa

Justice MB Shah Commission reported illegal mining worth over Rs 22,000 crore in Jharkhand, unlawful ore exports to the tune Rs 2,747 crore from Goa and blatant encroachment in Odisha by companies.

Govt prepares plan to execute public purpose projects in Goa

An action plan was ready to execute public purpose projects in Goa`s ecologically sensitive areas without violating the rules, regulations and court orders, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday.

BJD govt scared of CBI probe into mining scam: BJP

The BJP on Thursday said the BJD government was scared of any debate on mining scam in the assembly or elsewhere, and stepped up demand for a CBI probe into the "mineral loot" to unravel facts in view of reported findings of the M B Shah Commission.

SC tells Centre to submit Shah Commission report on illegal mining by Jan 27

The Central Government has been asked by the Supreme Court to submit the Justice Shah Commission report on illegal mining in Odisha and Jharkhand to it by January 27.

SC directs Centre to place Shah Commission report before it

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Centre to place the Justice Shah Commission`s report on illegal mining in Odisha and Jharkhand before it by January 27.

High security for Congress` 12-hour bandh in Odisha

Odisha police on Monday decided to step up security measures in view of the opposition Congress` 12-hour bandh tomorrow.

Odisha vigilance wing files chargesheet in Uliburu mining scam

Anti-corruption vigilance wing of the Odisha Police on day filed charge sheet against 23 persons and two firms in connection with multi-crore Uliburu mining scam even as Justice M B Shah Commission recommended a CBI probe into alleged mining loot worth Rs 2,000 crore.

Recover Rs 60k crore from Odisha miners: Shah Commission

About Rs 60,000 crore should be recovered from miners for illegally mined iron and manganese ores, Justice MB Shah Commission report on illegal mining in Odisha has said.

Cabinet may take up Shah Commission report on Odisha mining tomorrow

The Union Cabinet is expected to deliberate tomorrow on the report of Justice M B Shah Commission on illegal mining of iron and manganese ores in Odisha, sources said.

Shah Commission submits final report on illegal mining

Justice M B Shah Commission, appointed to probe illegal mining across the country, has submitted its third and final report which is mainly on the menace in Goa.

Khandeparkar panel on mining needs to submit report early: Cong

The Congress in Goa has questioned the delay over submission of report by Justice RM S Khandeparkar Committee, formed by the state government to further probe the recommendations of the Shah Commission on illegal mining.

Justice Shah seeks explanation from OMC for keeping mines idle

Pulling up Odisha government for not verifying forest and environment clearance of mining lessees, Justice M B Shah Commission sought explanation from Odisha Mining Corporation for keeping mines idle.

Shah Commission to continue probe despite case in Delhi HC

Justice MB Shah who is heading the commission probing the alleged illegal mining activities in Odisha on Wednesday said it will go ahead with its work despite the legal challenge to it by a body of mine operators.

Shah commission arrives in Odisha, to hear mines l

A five-member team of Justice MB Shah Commission probing illegal mining activities in states, arrived to hear mine owners and the Odisha government before finalising its report.

Illegal mining: Shah panel in Odisha to probe case again

The Justice MB Shah Commission, which is investigating illegal mining in different states, is in Odisha again as part of its ongoing probe, an official said Tuesday.

Shah Commission to visit Odisha on Feb 22, hear mine owners

Justice MB Shah Commission will visit the state for the fourth time on February 22, official sources said.

Shah panel`s 1st phase Odisha mining probe report

The Justice M B Shah Commission on Saturday said its investigation would remain open till the last moment.

Shah Commission`s probe nearing completion in Odisha

Taking note of mining activities outside lease hold areas Odisha, Shah Commission of Inquiry indicated its investigation was close to completion.

Shah Commission to visit Odisha from October 3

Ahead of the week-long Odisha visit of the Justice MB Shah Commission, beginning from October 3, to probe the mining scam in different parts of the country, the state government said it was ready with documents.

Shah Commission report devoid of facts, claim Goa miners

The Justice MB Shah Commission report on illegal mining which led to cancellation of all the 93 mining leases in Goa is "factually incorrect" in several aspects, claimed an apex body of state mining exporters.