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Aug 30, 2013
BJP holds Congress responsible for Goa's mining sector crisisThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) accused Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram today of supporting the cause of Goa mining only after the Centre realised that the ban on exports led to the fall of the rupee.
Aug 17, 2013
Goa mine owners ignore state government directive to submit detailsOnly six of the 118 mining lease holders in the coastal state, from where rampant illegal mining has been reported, have responded to the directive seeking details of their activity in the last five years.
May 07, 2013
Goa govt-appointed Khandeparkar committee to probe illegal miningThe Goa government-appointed Justice RMS Khandeparkar committee on illegal mining has decided to probe further the illicit tapping of iron ore in Goa.
Mar 12, 2013
Goa: A year on, Parrikar transforms into a great U-turn artisteAfter fighting it hard for years, the chief minister has succumbed to the mining lobby.
Feb 16, 2013
Goa mulls ban on fresh mining activityThe Goa government is thinking of banning all fresh excavation of iron ore in the state, a top mining official has said in his affidavit filed before the Supreme Court of India.
Feb 05, 2013
Goa mining: CM welcomes Pawar's intervention, BJP sees redEven as Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar welcomed union agriculture minister Sharad Pawar's assurance to mediate between those affected by stalled mining activity and the Centre, his party, the BJP, slammed the NCP chief for "politicising" the issue.
Oct 05, 2012
SC halts all mining activities, transporation in GoaThe court asked the central empowered committee on environmental matters to submit its report on the condition of mines in Goa within four weeks.
Oct 11, 2011
Goa mining scam: Sesa Goa gave donations to all political parties?In an exclusive story, CNN-IBN has now found that one of the biggest alleged violators, Sesa Goa Ltd, have made large donations to nearly all political parties in the state. The link between these donations and the scam needs to be explored.
Oct 04, 2011
Goa Cong chief Brar to meet Sonia today; Kamat's fate sealed?Kamat set a record of sorts when he managed to control mining operations in the state for 12 consecutive years as the mines minister. Former Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar alleges that 25 percent of the mining operations in the state are illegal.
Sep 28, 2011
A Goan village besieged by mines is fighting backOne Goa village is fighting heroically against miners who are drilling all around them and even hijacked their water sources.