Jharkhand  /  Published 29.02.20

20 trucks of sand seized

Dhanbad sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) raided Hirapur area and seized 20 vehicles loaded with sand on Saturday morning in a fresh case of illegal sand mining.SDM Raj Maheshwaram received a tip-off on...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Dhanbad

Business  /  Published 21.04.19

Tata Hitachi shifts base to Bengal

Construction and mining equipment maker Tata Hitachi is moving a large operation based in Jharkhand to Kharagpur, a development that may bode well for Bengal which is seeking marquee names to decorate...
By Sambit Saha & Pinak Ghosh in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 23.05.20

Low mining activity to hit tax kitty

State and central government exchequers are expected to take a hit as lower volume of mineral production would mean lower statutory levy and tax collection.According to estimates of KPMG, the overall ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 12.11.18

Final hearing date for Meghalaya mining issue

The Supreme Court will conduct a final hearing on issues related to coal mining in Meghalaya on December 4. It deferred its order regarding pleas for allowing transportation of extracted and assessed ...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 21.05.20

AASU protests over mining

The activists of the Duliajan unit of the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) staged a protest on Thursday at Dehing Patkai wildlife sanctuary under Digboi forest range in Tinsukia district, demanding ...
By Pradip Kumar Neog in Duliajan


India  /  Published 11.11.18

Mining baron Janardhana Reddy arrested in Bangalore

Former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy was arrested on Sunday after hours of questioning by police in connection with a bribery case, additional commissioner of police (crime...
By PTI in Bangalore

North East  /  Published 09.11.18

Activist Kharshiing critical after assault

Police have arrested two persons in connection with the attack on two Meghalaya activists in East Jaiñtia Hills district on Thursday. The condition of social activist Agnes Kharshiing is still critic...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

Business  /  Published 12.01.20

NMDC set to bag Rio mine

State-owned miner NMDC is poised to win a multibillion-dollar contract to explore and mine diamonds at a large project abandoned by global miner Rio Tinto, a leading local government official told Reu...
By Reuters in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 12.02.19

Factory itch in price comfort

India’s industrial growth remained subdued in December — bad news for the incumbent government facing polls this year — even as retail inflation offered some comfort at 2.05 per cent for January...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 09.01.20

Meghalaya mining ban boon for firms: Report

A committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has reported that the ban on illegal rat-hole mining came as a boon for cement and thermal power plants in Meghalaya as they were virtually...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


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