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Odisha in a fix as SC seeks Centre’s view on imposing cap on mining in state

The SC observation assumes much significance as the mining sector contributes nearly Rs 50,000 crore annual revenue to the state exchequer

06 Dec 2023 7:09 AM

Government open to further reforms: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Govt is committed for further reforms in sectors such as banking, mining, insurance among others said FM Sitharaman.

03 Dec 2019 12:35 PM

Industrial output growth rises 4.3 pc in July

The industrial output growth was recorded at 1.2 per cent in June and 4.6 per cent in May this year.

12 Sep 2019 6:40 PM

Vedanta Q1 profit drops 11.8 per cent to Rs 1,351 crore

Vedanta had posted a consolidated profit 'attributable to owners of Vedanta Ltd' of Rs 1,533 crore in the year-ago period.

26 Jul 2019 7:08 PM

21 states have framed rules to curb illegal mining: Minister

State governments, he said, are empowered to make rules for prevention of illegal mining, transportation and storage of minerals.

10 Jul 2019 2:56 PM


Industrial growth at 6-month high of 3.4 per cent in April

IIP growth mainly on account of improvement in mining and power generation, according to official data.

12 Jun 2019 6:17 PM

Positive signs for Goa mining to be visible in six months: CM

The mining industry in Goa came to a standstill, after Supreme Court quashed the second renewal of 88 iron ore mining leases.

18 May 2019 11:38 AM

Largest diamond unearthed in Botswana's mine in Africa

A diamond weighing as much as 1,758 carats was unearthed by a Canadian mining company in Botswana.

27 Apr 2019 9:07 AM

Adani wins groundwater management clearance for Aussie coal mine

Adani Enterprises has taken a step closer to the construction of a controversial thermal coal mine in Australia.

09 Apr 2019 9:37 AM

Birla Corp shares drop up to 14 pc following NGT order to stop mining at Chittorgarh

On BSE, the scrip after opening on a negative note further declined 14.11 per cent to Rs 485.10 during the day.

11 Mar 2019 1:59 PM


India’s quest to find a trillion-dollar nuclear fuel on the Moon

China is the only country to put a lander and rover on the moon this century with its Chang’e 3 mission in 2013.

30 Jun 2018 11:44 AM

Hot work conditions may boost next-day heat stroke risk for older men

The results underscore the need for men to take precautions to avoid heat related injuries or heat stroke.

29 May 2018 10:25 AM

MTDC promotes Mine Tourism in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra

MTDC and Western Coalfields Limited entered into agreement to promote Mine Tourism to create awareness about significance of coal mining.

29 Mar 2018 1:31 PM

Threat Brief: What’s driving the shift to cryptocurrency mining malware?

The risk of using a compromised PC to mine cryptocurrency is currently much lower than using it for other criminal activities.

07 Mar 2018 2:39 PM

'Virtual gold' may glitter, but mining it can be really dirty

Bitcoin was created to not only allow secure and anonymous transactions, but for the system to be controlled by users.

24 Dec 2017 12:56 PM


Goldmine collapses in Ghana, 17 declared dead: lawmaker

Government and local officials decided to stop the rescue in agreement with the families, the lawmaker said.

06 Jul 2017 8:02 PM

China: Gas leak kills 18 miners in Youxian county

Media reports said that the rescuers brought the remaining 37 miners to safety and rushed them to a hospital.

08 May 2017 12:36 PM

Anil Agarwal eyes $2.4-bn stake in Anglo American

Anglo's shares gained nearly 300 per cent making it best performer on London FTSE.

17 Mar 2017 10:26 AM