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Positive signs for Goa mining to be visible in six months: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant

The five-decade-old mining industry in the coastal state came to a standstill in March last year, after the Supreme Court quashed the second renewal of 88 iron ore mining leases.

May 18, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

All you need to know about CBI probe in illegal sand mining case

This segment of Zee News brings to you latest updates. Watch this video to know about CBI probe in illegal sand mining case.

Jan 07, 2019, 11:56 AM IST

Breaking News: CBI likely to examine Akhilesh Yadav in connection with illegal mining case

The CBI is likely to examine former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav in connection with illegal mining case

Jan 05, 2019, 18:58 PM IST

SC cancels all mining leases in Goa, no operations post March 15

SC cancelled all iron ore mining leases in Goa

Feb 07, 2018, 10:57 AM IST

President Kovind urges mining companies to make policies for welfare of labourers'

The occupational safety, health and welfare of persons were employed in all mines — coal, metalliferous and oil — all over the country comes under the sphere of the Central Government.

Aug 17, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

Bureaucracy, multiple agencies restrict mining growth: Report

Lack of transparency and a difficult bureaucracy underpinned by multiple agencies are creating obstacles in the growth of India's mining industry, says a report.

May 28, 2017, 18:46 PM IST

All sand quarries in Tamil Nadu to be closed in three years: CM Palaniswami

All sand quarries in Tamil Nadu would be closed down in three years and the government would undertake mining, storing and selling of sand at cheaper rates, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami has said.

May 06, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

UP govt approves short-term permits for mining through e-tendering

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday decided to approve short-term permits for mining through e-tendering to end the scarcity of construction material in the state.

Apr 25, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

Supreme Court to hear 2007 Goa mining case

Shah Commission, which found that millions of tonnes of iron ore was illegally mined by a dozen mining companies.

Jan 30, 2017, 10:29 AM IST

Mysterious debris crash-lands in northern Myanmar

A large metal cylinder thought to be from a Chinese satellite or aircraft fell from the sky and slammed into a jade mining area in northern Myanmar, state media reported on Friday.

Nov 11, 2016, 13:18 PM IST

G. Janardhana Reddy slashes daughter's wedding budget after `big fat` invite: Report

Gali Janardhan Reddy's daughter Bramhani's wedding is scheduled to take place on November 16. 

Oct 25, 2016, 11:55 AM IST

Govt launches satellite surveillance network to check illegal mining

In a path-breaking move, the mines ministry today came out with mining surveillance system (MSS), a pan-India surveillance network using latest satellite technology, to check illegal mining.

Oct 15, 2016, 18:51 PM IST

Vedanta pays over Rs 13,300 crore in royalties, taxes to India in FY16

Mining giant Vedanta Resources has paid more than USD 2 billion (over Rs 13,300 crore) in taxes, royalties, licence fees and other payments to India in the last financial year ended March 2016.

Oct 02, 2016, 14:31 PM IST

Anil Agarwal wants to model Vedanta on GE lines

The Patna-born mining mogul Anil Agarwal plans to convert his group Vedanta Resources Plc into a GE-like institution -- a board-run conglomerate run by best professionals -- as he does not see his children taking over the mantle from him.

Apr 06, 2016, 18:01 PM IST

Industry threatens nearly half of natural heritage sites: WWF

Mining, oil exploration, illegal logging and other industries threaten almost half the natural World Heritage Sites the UN seeks to preserve for future generations, conservation group WWF said Wedn

Apr 06, 2016, 09:52 AM IST

Vedanta Resources to buy-back bonds worth up to $349 million

Mining conglomerate Vedanta Resources today said it will buy-back bonds worth USD 348.6 million (about Rs 2,314 crore).

Apr 01, 2016, 18:23 PM IST

Special cells to check extremists-contractors nexus in mining

Centre has asked states to set up special cells in a bid to prevent nexus between illegal mining contractors and extremists, who try to extort money and other resources from mining companies.

Mar 27, 2016, 13:21 PM IST

Govt may allot 15 blocks to PSUs for commercial coal mining

Moving ahead with its decision to open up the coal sector for commercial mining, government has identified 15 blocks to be alloted to central and state PSUs for undertaking production and sale of the dry fuel.

Feb 02, 2016, 22:36 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

CIL to undergo major tech upgrade on lines of US, Australia

Coal India Ltd is preparing for a major technological upgradation on the lines of global mining practices followed in countries like the US and Australia that will include GPS tracking of vehicles to check coal plunder and having a ICT-complaint machinery.

Jan 13, 2016, 17:28 PM IST