Government comments on iron ore positive: Sesa Goa
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Tuesday November 12, 2013
The Supreme Court gave the go-ahead on Monday for the auction of around 11.46 million tonnes of iron ore already mined in Goa state, potentially doubling the country's exports this year to top market China if overseas sales are allowed.
Monday November 11, 2013
The court also said it would set up a panel to decide on a cap for Goa's iron ore output and this should submit an interim report by February 15, 2014, leaving mining still on hold.
Wednesday October 9, 2013
Vedanta has been hurt by the ban on iron ore mining in Karnataka and the western Indian state of Goa over the last few quarters. The company received clearance from India's top court in September to resume mining in Karnataka, but is still awaiting a...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 2, 2013
The iron ore reserves in Goa should be explored over a longer period of time through sustained mining, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 3, 2013
Goa Mining People's Front today said it would hold a week-long bandh in Goa's mining belt, seeking immediate resumption of mining in the state.
Monday July 29, 2013
Vedanta group firm Sesa Goa on Monday reported a 57 per cent decline in its consolidated net profit at Rs 414.30 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2013, as its iron ore mining operations remained closed due to ban in Goa and Karnataka.
Sunday April 21, 2013
Vedanta group firm Sesa Goa is hopeful of securing forest clearances in a "matter of days" to resume operations in Karnataka, a top company official said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 26, 2013
The Bombay High Court bench in Panaji on Tuesday directed the Goa government to file a First Information Report against over 150 people - including politicians, mine owners and bureaucrats - who have been indicted in the Justice M.B. Shah Commission ...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 26, 2013
Facing adverse impact of a ban on mining in the State, the Goa Government has told the Supreme Court it was willing to introduce competitive auctioning of mining leases subject to legal permission for the same.
Tuesday February 19, 2013
Oil companies in Goa have reported plummeting sales in diesel to the extent of 15 per cent in general and 90 per cent in iron-ore rich belt of the state, due to ban on the mining industry.
Friday January 25, 2013
Vedanta Resources subsidiary Sesa Goa has deferred 10-25 per cent of salaries to its senior employees as it grapples with huge erosion in sales and profits on account of ban on mining in Goa and Karnataka, a top company official said today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 21, 2013
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has claimed that a former Congress chief minister and a cabinet minister were involved in illegal mining in the state and that they would soon be penalised.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 20, 2012
Grassroots Congress workers, mid-level party politicos from panchayats and legislators have been making a beeline since morning for meetings with Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, who arrived in Goa on Thursday.
Monday December 10, 2012
Shares in Sesa Goa declined 2 per cent after a panel appointed by India's top court recommended scrapping 42 iron ore mining leases in Goa until mining companies submit plans to deal with the environmental impact and the legal details involved, a law...
Friday December 7, 2012
A panel appointed by the Supreme Court has recommended scrapping 42 iron ore mining leases in Goa, a lawyer who attended the hearings said on Friday.
Raj Kumar Sahu | Tuesday November 27, 2012
"Sometime I find that there is a vested interest working on this (ban in mining). I hope they lift the ban and we dont have to import iron ore,- Anil Agarwal, chairman of Sesa Goas parent firm Vedanta Resources, said.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 25, 2012
With uncertainty prevailing over resumption of mining activity in Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said the government and not court can find a solution to it.
India | Reported A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Samira Shaikh | Friday October 5, 2012
The Supreme Court today ruled that the ban on Goa mining will continue. It also banned transportation of iron and manganese ore mined illegally in the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 28, 2012
The Supreme Court on Friday decided to hear on October 5 a plea against resumption of iron and manganese ore mining in Goa, filed on the basis of a judicial commission's estimate that the exchequer has suffered a loss of Rs 35,000 crore due to illega...
India | Reported by Rashmi Rajput, Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Sunday September 23, 2012
An application has been moved against Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parikkar to investigate his role in the alleged suicide of Dattatraya Bhave, a mines and geology official, who was suspended after the Shah Commission report on illegal mining was table...