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Vedanta makes oil discovery in KG block

Vedanta holds 100 per cent participating interest in the block.

Mar 28, 2019, 10:51 AM IST

Your true self, Vedanta and modern psychology

Modern psychology suffers from gaps, which the teachings of Vedanta address at a fundamental level.

Mar 18, 2019, 17:00 PM IST

Vedanta to invest Rs 8,500 crore in South Africa for mining biz expansion

The South African President acknowledged Vedanta's contribution in South Africa's growth journey.

Jan 29, 2019, 09:53 AM IST

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

Vedanta rises over 2% post NGT order on Tuticorin unit

The stock advanced 1.88 percent to close at Rs 205.40 on the NSE. Intra-day it was trading at Rs 213.30, an increase of 5.80 percent.

Dec 17, 2018, 17:07 PM IST

The Upanishads, India's enduring legacy of Self-knowing

Self-knowledge is the foundation of all knowledge. If we don't first know ourselves, how can we claim to truly know anything at all?

Sep 26, 2018, 17:11 PM IST

Vedanta to invest $300-400 mn to expand Electrosteel's capacity

This investment will be part of the company's overall USD 8-billion (about Rs 56,000 crore) capex plan over the next three years, according to Vedanta chairman Navin Agarwal.

Aug 24, 2018, 18:23 PM IST

Yet to receive notification from Madras HC on Sterlite Copper plant petition: Vedanta

The Madras High Court had earlier this week issued a notice to the Sterlite Copper plant on a petition seeking Rs 750 crore towards rehabilitation of people affected by pollution.

Aug 16, 2018, 13:22 PM IST

The profound relevance of Vedic knowledge today

The ultimate technology is not that of external machines and computers but arises through mastering the powers of our own awareness and prana, such as the great yogis were able to achieve. 

Jul 26, 2018, 15:31 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

Vedanta deposits Rs 5,320 crore in Electrosteel Steels escrow account

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) had allowed Vedanta Ltd to make an upfront payment of Rs 5,320 crore to lenders for acquiring Electrosteel Steels.

Jun 05, 2018, 12:48 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

Committed to environment, welfare of people in Tuticorin: Vedanta Chairman

Vedanta has often been accused of making a mockery of environmental laws. The latest fire that Anil Agarwal is attempting to fight is raging in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin district.

May 25, 2018, 07:10 AM IST

Anti-Sterlite protest: CM Palaniswami blames political rivals, NGOs, miscreants but not police

"If someone is attacked, the natural course would be to defend and safeguard themselves. This is what has been done by the police in response."

May 24, 2018, 14:16 PM IST

Anti-Sterlite protest: Tuticorin tense, internet services suspended for five days

11 people have died in two days of violence in protest against a copper smelting plant of Sterlite Industries - owned by Vedanta. 67 people have been arrested so far for indulging in violence.

May 24, 2018, 08:19 AM IST

Court stays construction of new Sterlite Industries copper smelter in TN

A day after 11 people died during clashes with police in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin, a Madurai bench of Madras High Court issued a stay order on the construction of a new copper smelter by Sterlite Industries.

May 23, 2018, 11:46 AM IST

NCLAT admits Renaissance Steel plea against Vedanta bid on Electrosteel

A two member bench of the tribunal headed by Chairman Justice S J Mukhopadhaya admitted the plea and directed to list the matter on May 28.

May 17, 2018, 14:43 PM IST

Vedanta hit by up to $600 million charge for Goa iron ore unit closure

The latest ban would affect not only Vedanta but also several small unlisted companies run by local families. 

Mar 29, 2018, 23:37 PM IST

Anil Agarwal to boost Anglo American stake, invest $2 billion

De Beers, the world's leading diamond exploration, mining and marketing company, producing over 30 million carats of diamonds per annum, 35 per cent of global rough diamond production.

Sep 21, 2017, 17:50 PM IST