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Dec 28, 2016
Red Corridor operations: CISF to get additional manpower for countering Maoist threatA recent order of the Ministry of Home Affairs that has increased the ceiling of CISF manpower to 1.8 lakh from the current 1.45 lakh is a shot in the arm for this industrial security force in their war against red terror.
Mar 09, 2016
Miner stir: Tribals oppose fresh bid for bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hillsPeeved over the Odisha government's fresh bid to go for bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hills despite rejection by the Gram Sabhas, the Niyamgiri Suraksha Sangram Samiti has threatened to launch a big stir.
Aug 20, 2013
Odisha: All 12 villages reject Vedanta's mining plans in Niyamgiri hillsThe 12th and final gram sabha or village level meeting held at Jarapa village in Muniguda block unanimously rejected the proposal, official sources said.
Aug 01, 2013
Odisha: Cong leaders praise tribals for opposing miningCongress leaders on Thursday congratulated the Dangaria Kandha tribes of Kalahandi and Rayagada districts of Odisha for their united stand against the proposed bauxite mining plan atop Niyamgiri Hills for Vedanta.
May 17, 2013
New hurdles: Is Vedanta fighting a losing battle for Niyamgiri?An MoU between an Odisha Mining Corporation and Vedanta has come in for questioning from the Tribal Affairs Ministry, which has contended that it is against the letter and spirit of the Constitution and its provisions.
Dec 07, 2012
Group protests against Vedanta mine near embassy in LondonLast evening, outside the Indian High Commission protesters from Foil Vedanta shouted slogans calling for the Indian government to put a stop to Vedanta's bauxite project in Niyamgiri.