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Latest Articles in mining

Mining: A Solvable Crisis?

The ban on mining iron-ore in Goa has crossed 18 months virtually killing all the aligned businesses and impacting 70,000 households and 3 lakh livelihoods

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Triggering Development By Opening (New) Mines In Odisha

The mining sector alone has the potential to churn out 10 lakhs additional jobs by 2025 in Odisha itself and has the potential to reduce India’s import bills by 1 lakh crores

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Mining Season In Goa Delayed Due To Rains, Falling Prices Of Ore

The mining activity, which had stopped on June 1 following the arrival of monsoon, was expected to resume on October 1, but has failed to do so

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India Hopes To Auction Coal Blocks For Commercial Mining By December-End

India aims to auction coal blocks for commercial mining by end of December, coal secretary Susheel Kumar told television news channel ET NOW on Thursday

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Vedanta Says India Unit’s Zinc Output Up 40% In Fourth Quarter

Diversified miner Vedanta Resources Plc on Tuesday said the refined zinc production at its India unit rose nearly 40 per cent in the fourth quarter, boosted by higher output at a mine in Rajasthan

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Satellites Being Used To Check Illegal Mining, Says Govt

Satellites are being used for surveillance aimed at checking illegal mining in the country and the data is quickly passed on to the state governments for action, the government told the Lok Sabha on Thursday

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Vedanta To Invest $10 Billion On Expanding Business

'We are looking to have over a million tonnes of zinc and lead, 1,000 tonnes of silver. We are looking to put up a fertiliser plant for DAP for a million tonnes in Rajasthan,' says Chairman Anil Agarwal

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Vedanta Says In Talks With Government Over Clean Coal

Indian mining company Vedanta Resources has held talks with the Indian government on developing clean coal, as coal is "a core part" of the energy mix despite its high level of carbon emissions, the firm's CEO said

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300 Mining Leases To Be Put On Auction In FY'18: Government

The government on Thursday said 2017-18 would be the most important year for the mining industry as leases of around 300 mineral blocks would be auctioned during the fiscal

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Mine In India To Make In India

The agenda of Transform, Energise and Clean India is bold and promises to infuse dynamism into the economy

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Govt Mulls Reviving Kolar’s Colonial-era Gold Mines With $2 Billion Reserves

The Centre is planning to revive a cluster of colonial-era gold mines - shut for 15 years but with an estimated $2.1 billion worth of deposits left - as the world's second-largest importer of the metal looks for ways to cut its trade deficit

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Jharkhand Coal Mine Toll Rises To 18

The incident occurred at around 7.30 pm on December 29 when a massive mound of earth came crashing down on excavators at Lalmatia open cast coal mine of Eastern Coalfields Ltd

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Nine Miners Dead In Lalmatia Colliery Mishap In Jharkhand

An inquiry has been ordered by the Director General of Mines Safety and a high-level committee of experts has been constituted by Coal India to investigate the causes of the accident

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Queensland Invokes Special Powers To Speed Up Adani Project

Adani has now obtained all the necessary primary approvals for its mine, rail and port project including the important mining leases, State Development Minister Anthony Lynham says

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IIP Shows Worst Performance In 8 Months, Shrinks 2.4 Per Cent in July

In terms of industries, 12 out of 22 industry groups in the manufacturing sector showed negative growth in July

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