steel project

Posco not to cut trees till Odisha gives forest clearance: NGT

The National Green Tribunal Friday directed that South Korean major Posco will not cut any trees in a village in Odisha for developing its Rs 51,000 crore steel project till the state government gives the final forest clearance.

Jan 24, 2014, 16:53 PM IST

ArcelorMittal signs strategic pact with Algeria's Sider

World's largest steelmaker ArcelorMittal on Monday said it has signed a strategic agreement with Algerian firm Sider that includes selling part of its stake in two steel firms there to the state-owned company and to invest USD 763 million in projects.

Oct 07, 2013, 17:12 PM IST

Rashtriya Ispat asks NMDC to join Rs 2K-cr STML project

The reasons for BHEL's reluctance could not be immediately gathered.

Aug 15, 2013, 16:33 PM IST

Two firms show interest in NMDC's Rs 15K-Cr steel project

"We have received two applications," a company official said, adding identities of the interested parties can not be disclosed at the moment.

Apr 12, 2013, 19:48 PM IST

Videocon hopeful of starting steel proj in Bengal by year-end

Videocon earlier planned to set up a Rs 15,000-crore steel-cum-power project at Jamuria near Asansol in the state.

Apr 09, 2013, 19:54 PM IST

Posco land takeover resumes in Odisha

Amid tension in proposed Posco plant area where three anti-project activists were killed last night while allegedly making bombs, Odisha government on Sunday resumed land acquisition for the mega steel project.

Mar 03, 2013, 18:01 PM IST

Verma asks SAIL to fast-track expansion, unhappy over delays

Unhappy over delay in the Rs 70,000 crore modernisation programme of SAIL, Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma on Wednesday asked the state-run PSU to fast-track expansion, saying the government could not compromise with capacity addition in the sector which was crucial to the country.

Jun 27, 2012, 20:47 PM IST

Woman injured in bomb attack

A woman was injured when unidentified miscreants hurled a bomb at her house at a village near Posco`s proposed steel project site in Odisha.

Mar 03, 2012, 18:32 PM IST