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  • Sesa Sterlite Expects to Restart Karnataka Iron Ore Mine Soon

    Sesa Sterlite Expects to Restart Karnataka Iron Ore Mine Soon

    Following a court imposed ban of more than two years in Karnataka, Sesa restarted mining in the state in December last year, before being asked to stop again in August.

  • Supreme Court Panel Finds Large-scale Illegal Mining in Odisha

    Supreme Court Panel Finds Large-scale Illegal Mining in Odisha

    After Karnataka and Goa, the Odisha government could be rocked by charges of illegal mining. A report by the Central Committee set up by the Supreme Court has found that 187 iron ore and manganese mines in the state are guilty of a host of violations...

  • Jharkhand Orders Closure of Some Iron Ore Mines: Report

    Jharkhand Orders Closure of Some Iron Ore Mines: Report

    Mining curbs in India in states such as Goa and Karnataka along with mine closures in top producing Odisha have limited iron ore availability in the country, opening the door to more imports this year, which could help absorb some of the surplus in g...

  • Karnataka By-Elections: In Major Coup, Congress Takes Bellary

    Karnataka By-Elections: In Major Coup, Congress Takes Bellary

    The Congress received some much-needed good news today from Karnataka, where it has won two of the three state assembly seats that were decided today. The big coup for the Congress has been its appropriation of an important BJP borough - Rural Bellar...

  • Karnataka: 16 Mining Firms Seek Permission to Resume Operations

    Karnataka: 16 Mining Firms Seek Permission to Resume Operations

    Sixteen mining firms have applied to the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests, seeking permission to restart their operations in Bellary district, officials said today.

  • Sesa Sees Six-fold Jump in Iron Ore Output, Goa Mining Set to Resume

    Sesa Sees Six-fold Jump in Iron Ore Output, Goa Mining Set to Resume

    The miner expects its total iron ore output at 9.29 million tonnes in the current fiscal year to March 2015, Aniruddha Joshi, a vice president at Sesa Sterlite that operates in Goa and neighbouring Karnataka, told Reuters in an interview.

  • History of India's Moves to Curb Iron Ore Mining, Exports

    History of India's Moves to Curb Iron Ore Mining, Exports

    India, in its crusade against illegal mining, has over the past few years choked its iron ore output and exports so hard that many companies had to give up on the sector.

  • Elections 2014: Reddy brothers' clout to be tested in Bellary

    Bellary is expected to test the popularity of the Siddaramaiah government in Karnataka. The iron ore-rich constituency had come under the BJP's control in 2004, thanks largely to the clout of mining baron Janardhan Reddy and his two brothers. Their c...

  • BS Sriramulu admitted in BJP despite my stiff opposition, tweets Sushma Swaraj

    BS Sriramulu admitted in BJP despite my stiff opposition, tweets Sushma Swaraj

    Hours after BS Sriramulu, a close aide of the jailed mining baron Janardhan Reddy, re-joined the BJP on Friday, senior party leader Sushma Swaraj went public with her opposition.

  • BS Sriramulu re-joins BJP, says Sushma Swaraj 'like my mother'

    BS Sriramulu re-joins BJP, says Sushma Swaraj 'like my mother'

    BS Sriramulu, close aid of the jailed mining baron Janardhan Reddy, re-joined the BJP in Bangalore today. Mr Sriramulu had left the party and formed the BSR Congress after differences with the party leadership. But he is now all set to return to the ...

  • ArcelorMittal hopes to complete Karnataka land acquisition by March

    ArcelorMittal hopes to complete Karnataka land acquisition by March

    Having acquired most of the land for its $6.5 billion plant in Karnataka, world's top steel maker ArcelorMittal hopes to complete the acquisition of the remaining 136 acres by March.

  • Government rejects call to ban iron ore exports from Odisha

    Government rejects call to ban iron ore exports from Odisha

    A panel led by Justice M.B. Shah had asked the ministry to consider the restrictions to ensure that future generations are "not required to import iron ore" and to crack down on illegal mining, after recommending the same steps for Karnataka and Goa.

  • CBI questions three Karnataka forest officials on illegal mining

    CBI questions three Karnataka forest officials on illegal mining

    CBI officials today collected material from state forest officials regarding alleged illegal mining by Obulapuram Mining Company owned by mining baron and former state minister G Janardhana Reddy.

  • Competition Commission rules out unfair trade practices by NMDC

    Competition Commission rules out unfair trade practices by NMDC

    The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has ruled out allegations of anti-competitive practices against National Mineral Development Corporation with respect to mining activities and production of iron-ore in Karnataka.

  • India imposes 5% export duty on iron ore pellets

    India imposes 5% export duty on iron ore pellets

    India already levies a 30 per cent tax on exports of iron ore fines and lumps since December 2011. Along with mining and export curbs in key producing states Karnataka and Goa aimed at addressing illegal mining, the tariffs have helped cut India's ir...

  • 2013 iron ore exports halve, Goa ban hurts: report

    2013 iron ore exports halve, Goa ban hurts: report

    The ban, imposed in 2012 to clamp down on illegal mining following a similar step in Karnataka in 2011, has cut India's iron ore exports by about 85 per cent, or 100 million tonnes, over the past two years.

  • SAIL-VISL's Karnataka mine caught in tangle

    SAIL-VISL's Karnataka mine caught in tangle

    A 140 hectare area in the NEB range of Bellary district in Karnataka was given to SAIL-VISL for undertaking prospecting or mining operation to SAIL's loss-making unit for 20 years in October, 2011.

  • Stung by curbs, iron ore firms throw in the towel

    Stung by curbs, iron ore firms throw in the towel

    Bans on iron ore mining and exports in top producing states of Karnataka and Goa have choked the industry so hard that MMTC is one of many firms exiting. Even if efforts to fully lift the bans make it past the many bureaucratic and legal hurdles, iro...

  • Vedanta resumes iron ore mining in Karnataka

    Vedanta resumes iron ore mining in Karnataka

    Vedanta, controlled by metals tycoon Anil Agarwal, has been hurt by the ban on iron ore mining in Karnataka and Goa over the last few quarters.

  • Sesa Sterlite gains on Karnataka mining ruling

    Sesa Sterlite gains on Karnataka mining ruling

    Sesa Sterlite Ltd gains as much as 3.6 per cent after the miner said a committee appointed by the Supreme Court had allowed it to resume mining activities in Karnataka.

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