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Who gave order to issue weapons: CBI seeks documents to probe anti-Sterlite protests case

The statements of the family members of the thirteen victims who died have been recorded along with statements of those who were injured in the firing. 

Dec 25, 2018, 11:52 AM IST

Vindicated: Anti-Sterlite protest victim's kin after autopsy report confirms bullet wounds

The report said that 12 of the 13 protesters were killed when police opened fire on a demonstration against Vedanta's copper smelter in Tamil Nadu in May.

Dec 24, 2018, 12:39 PM IST

NGT orders reopening of Sterlite plant in Tamil Nadu, asks Vedanta to spend Rs 100 crore for welfare activities

The National Green Tribunal on Saturday set aside Tamil Nadu government’s order for closure of Sterlite plant in Tuticorin.

Dec 15, 2018, 14:11 PM IST

Ramdev, Sadhguru bat for Vedanta's Sterlite plant; Tamil Nadu government says don't care about their views

Thirteen people died after the police fired on protesters demading closure of Vedanta group's Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin

Jun 28, 2018, 13:35 PM IST

Anti-Sterlite protests: Rajinikanth announces Rs 2 lakh each for family of protesters killed in Tuticorin

Rajinikanth made the announcement after he visited general hospital in Tuticorin to meet those who got injured during the violent protests.

May 30, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Sterlite shutdown - Myopic decision

The Tamil Nadu Environment & Forests Department’s Government Order for the “permanent” closure of Sterlite Copper, the Vedanta Group’s copper smelter plant in Thoothukudi, is shortsighted and grievous. It doesn’t augur well for industrialization—not only in Tamil Nadu, which is a leading industrial state, but also in the entire country.

May 30, 2018, 10:31 AM IST

Mobile Congress a success, more industry players want to join us: Organisers

The three-day event that started on Wednesday is the first of its kind in India.

Sep 28, 2017, 22:45 PM IST

Sterlite to invest Rs 400cr, up optic fibre capacity to 30m km

Sterlite Technologies will invest up to Rs 400 crore on capacity expansion as it targets a major part of the Rs 72,000-crore BharatNet project.

Jul 05, 2015, 15:10 PM IST

Sterlite to set up LCD manufacturing plant, invest Rs 40,000 cr

The company, which makes optical fibres used in high speed internet services, is also working on a project to connect defence establishments through optical fibres in Jammu & Kashmir (J&K).

Jul 01, 2015, 20:35 PM IST

Ericsson partners Sterlite for smart city initiatives in India

Under the agreement, Ericsson will collaborate with Sterlite to design a roadmap and deploy solutions and services required to create a fully functioning knowledge-based society, Ericsson said in statement.

Jun 02, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

'Sterlite merger, Vedanta Aluminium biz demerger effective'

In a BSE filing, the company also said that its wholly-owned subsidary Bloom Fountain Limited would acquire 38.68 percent stake in Cairn India together with associated debt, effective from August 26.

Aug 20, 2013, 20:48 PM IST

Decks cleared for Sesa Goa-Sterlite merger with Bombay HC nod

The Sesa Goa-Sterlite merger, announced in February 2012, has received all other regulatory clearances.

Aug 12, 2013, 23:15 PM IST

Madras High Court approves Sesa Goa, Sterlite Ind merger

The proposed merger between Sesa Goa and Sterlite Industries, aimed at creating a mega natural resources firm from India, has moved a step closer towards realisation with the nod from the Madras High Court Thursday.

Jul 25, 2013, 23:14 PM IST

SC to hear plea against restart of Sterlite plant

The green panel then set aside the order of TNPCB and allowed Sterlite Industries Ltd to recommence operation of its copper smelting unit.

Jun 07, 2013, 19:35 PM IST

Committed to implementing Green Tribunal suggestions: Sterlite

Sterlite Industries Thursday said it is committed to implementing global standards of environment, health and safety at its plant here which has received the National Green Tribunal nod to re-start operations.

Jun 06, 2013, 22:58 PM IST

SC to hear plea against restart of Sterlite copper plant in TN

Supreme Court is likely to hear tomorrow TNPCB's plea against an order of National Green Tribunal (NGT) allowing UK-based Vedanta Group company, Sterlite Industries Ltd, to recommence operation of its copper plant in Tuticorin district of Tamil Nadu.

Jun 06, 2013, 18:17 PM IST

Sterlite hails NGT order, says operations to start in a week

Sterlite Industries Friday welcomed the National Green Tribunal's order allowing it to recommence operations of its copper smelting plant in Tuticorin district.

May 31, 2013, 20:37 PM IST

NGT allows Sterlite to operate copper plant in Tamil Nadu

The National Green Tribunal Friday allowed UK-based Vedanta Group company, Sterlite Industries Ltd, to commence operation of its copper plant in Tuticorin district of Tamil Nadu.

May 31, 2013, 17:12 PM IST

Complaints against us are 'politically motivated': Sterlite

"My specific case is that the entire matter is politically motivated. There were no complaints (of alleged leakage) before and after that day (March 23, 2013).

May 16, 2013, 19:12 PM IST

Expert committee begins inspection of Sterlite unit

Officials said the copper smelter unit was operated in the presence of the team to check quantum of sulphur dioxide being released.

Apr 24, 2013, 19:51 PM IST