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Coal Ministry starts process of auction of 27 coal mines

The last date of registration of bidder and sale of tender document is September 13 and bid due date is September 19, an official release said.

Aug 06, 2019, 13:43 PM IST

DNA: Zee News at ground zero in Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya where 15 miners are trapped

Watch Zee News ground report from Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya where 15 miners are trapped since December 13. Will Meghalaya miners be saved?

Dec 28, 2018, 22:38 PM IST

Deshhit: Will Meghalaya miners be saved; Navy divers, NDRF, IAF join rescue operation

A group of Indian Navy divers are deployed from Vishakhapatnam to join operations to rescue 15 miners trapped in a flooded rat-hole coal mine in Meghalaya since December 13. Will be Meghalaya miners be saved.

Dec 28, 2018, 21:28 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Dec 28, 2018, 20:34 PM IST

Govt annuls 5th round of coal mines auction on tepid response

The government has annulled the fifth round of coal mines auction due to poor response from bidders.

Aug 07, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

Priorities of coral and coal clash in Aussie Sunshine State

As many Australians grapple with how to save their Great Barrier Reef from global warming, others are preoccupied with building one of the world's biggest coal mines nearby.

May 31, 2017, 14:52 PM IST

China's coal-rich province suspends mines development

The province said it will close down 18 collieries and cut 17 million tonnes of coal production capacity this year.

May 28, 2017, 17:30 PM IST

India needs 4 times defence budget to meet 2020 coal target 

The government has estimated that by the year 2020, India will need 1.5 billion tonnes of coal. But an IndiaSpend analysis of a recent report by Brookings India indicates that even by a generous estimate, the country`s need for coal will not exceed 1.2 billion tonnes over the next four years.

Sep 08, 2016, 15:10 PM IST

Coal India Limited's 66 coal mine projects facing delays

State-owned CIL's 66 projects are facing delays due to reasons including land acquisition problem as well as rehabilitation and resettlement issues.

Aug 25, 2016, 17:26 PM IST

CAG picks holes in coal mines auction by NDA govt

The CAG has picked holes in the e-auction of coal mines by the NDA government last year saying multiple bids by corporate groups through joint ventures or subsidiaries did not give an assurance that potential level of competition was achieved in the first two tranches.

Jul 26, 2016, 19:37 PM IST

Government auditor suspects companies rigged 1st e-auction of coal blocks in 2015

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General of India suspects manipulation of bids by corporate groups in the auction of coal mines in March 2015.

Jul 26, 2016, 04:57 AM IST

Rs 2,237-crore revenue generated from 74 coal mines: Govt

The government on Monday said a revenue of around Rs 2,237 crore has already been generated till May-end from the allocation of 74 coal mines.

Jul 25, 2016, 15:11 PM IST

NTPC saves Rs 550 crore per month on coal rationalistion, import control

State-owned NTPC has achieved savings of approximately 30 paise per unit -- approximately Rs 550 crore per month -- on account of coal rationalisation and reduction in imports of fossil fuel, Parliament was informed on Monday.

Jul 18, 2016, 15:21 PM IST

16 coal mines to be given to state-run units by September

The government will allocate 16 coal mines to state-run utilities for commercial mining by September, Coal Secretary Anil Swarup said on Tuesday.

Jun 22, 2016, 01:33 AM IST

Govt invites applications for allotment of 8 coal mines

Moving ahead with its decision to open up the coal sector, the government has invited applications from public sector entities for allocation of eight mines that have been identified for commercial mining.

Apr 24, 2016, 18:58 PM IST

Govt to invite proposals from PSUs for allotting 16 coal mines

 Taking ahead its decision to open up the coal sector for commercial mining, government will this month invite proposals from public sector undertakings for allotment of 16 mines.

Apr 03, 2016, 10:56 AM IST

Govt to allot 16 coal mines to PSUs for commercial mining

Taking forward its decision to open up the coal sector for commercial mining, the government will allot 16 blocks to PSUs for carrying out production and sale of the dry fuel.

Mar 16, 2016, 20:17 PM IST

Feb coal imports inch up for first time in 8 months

India`s coal imports inched up 1.7 percent in February, the first rise in eight months, Coal Secretary Anil Swarup told Reuters on Monday, but suggested it may have been a temporary increase based on deals signed earlier

Mar 07, 2016, 19:03 PM IST

Coal India Limited eyes coal mines in South Africa

As it gears up to meet 1 billion output target, state-owned CIL is planning to acquire coal mines in South Africa in partnership with local government amid falling prices of assets globally.

Feb 04, 2016, 22:01 PM IST

Adani's coal mine project in Aus gets environmental approval

Queensland state's Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (EHP) said it has issued a final environmental authority (EA) for Adani's Carmichael Mine project in the Galilee Basin.

Feb 02, 2016, 22:16 PM IST