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38 coal blocks up for auction for commercial mining: Coal ministry

According to the revised list seven mines in Chhattisgarh will be auctioned

03 Sep 2020 3:41 PM

15 million tonnes by March-end: Minister on private firms' coal capacity

India’s consumption of coal fell 3.3% to 958 million tonnes in the year ended March 2020

01 Jul 2020 9:18 AM

Women are now allowed to work in underground mines

The Central Government on Monday decided to allow women to work in underground coal mines and also do night shifts.

04 Feb 2019 4:10 PM

Centre eases rules for auction of coal blocks

The 18 blocks being offered in the fresh round of auction are for end-users in theiron, steel, cement and fertiliser sectors.

19 Nov 2018 12:49 AM

Reliance Power unit wins USD 56 mn international arbitration award

Reliance Power said the arbitration related to a contractual dispute in the context of company's coal mines in Indonesia.

23 Aug 2018 12:04 PM


Plan to boost coal supply to steel, cement sectors

This move was discussed threadbare in a high-level meeting which was conducted by the Prime Minister’s Office.

08 May 2018 1:26 AM

Govt to auction 19 coal mines this quarter: Coal Secretary

After the cancellation of coal mines auction twice, the government is exploring certain relaxations for bidders.

15 Apr 2018 2:40 PM

Coal India lose monopoly as India opens coal mining to private firms

The reform is expected to bring efficiency in the coal sector by moving from an era of monopoly to competition.

20 Feb 2018 5:33 PM

CIL to save Rs 800-1000 crore by closing 37 unviable UG mines

Coal India has some 432 mines and of which 230 are underground mines.

09 Jun 2017 8:11 PM

Coal India Ltd mines re-graded after complaints

Complaints from power sector players, about the slippages in fuel grade, a top official has said.

07 May 2017 1:18 PM


Govt to soon start auction process for commercial coal mines

Of late, the coal stock situation has improved in the country, which was about 69 million tonnes as on March 31, 2017.

05 Apr 2017 3:16 PM