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Clash over sand mining dispute kills 2, injures 5 in Mathura, UP

Jul 14, 2014

Clash over sand mining dispute kills 2, injures 5 in Mathura, UP

Two persons were killed and five others injured in a clash between two groups at Suhagpur village in Mathura over a sand mining dispute. #Uttar Pradesh #India #NewsTracker #UP #Violence #Mathura #Sand mining #Clash #Suhagpur
Gas blast traps 17 in China coal mine

Jul 06, 2014

Gas blast traps 17 in China coal mine

The blast occurred late Saturday evening when 20 people were working inside the mine in Xinjiang province, China. #China #NewsTracker #Xinjiang #gas blast #mine #miners trapped
Australian PM Abbott introduces bill to repeal carbon tax

Jun 23, 2014

Australian PM Abbott introduces bill to repeal carbon tax

Prime Minister Tony Abbott reintroduced legislation to the Australian Parliament on Monday that would repeal a carbon tax that the nation's worst greenhouse gas polluters have to pay. #World #Environment #Australia #NewsTracker #Coal mining #Carbon tax #Tony Abbott
Goa: Mine owners may terminate services of workers, says Union

Jun 21, 2014

Goa: Mine owners may terminate services of workers, says Union

A leading mining workers union in Panaji has demanded resumption of mining activities in the state to save the jobs of people employed on various mining leases. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Goa #Illegal mining #Manohar Parrikar
Manali tragedy: Himachal govt admits illegal sand mining involvement

Jun 16, 2014

Manali tragedy: Himachal govt admits illegal sand mining involvement

Himachal Pradesh government admitted that illegal sand mining has been flourishing along the Beas river and the activity is to be partially blamed for the tragedy. #India #NewsTracker #Himachal Pradesh #Telangana #accident #Shimla #Manali #Mandi #Sand mining #Manali tragedy #Pandoh dam #larji dam #Beas #missing students #VNR Vignana Jyothi Institute #Thalot #Beas mishap

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Wake up India, neither Modi nor Rahul will solve your problems

Aug 19, 2013

Wake up India, neither Modi nor Rahul will solve your problems

It says a lot about us when not even a thousand of the big fat web warrior brigade, that tweets and comments 24x7 on everything that mentions a Modi or a Gandhi, apparently in the interest of a better India, could not find two landmark judgments significant enough to merit any attention. #Politics #India #ToTheContrary #Congress #BJP #Environment #Narendra Modi #Supreme Court #Rahul Gandhi #Uttarakhand #Hydel Projects #Mineral mining #Big Corporates

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Illegal sand mining: How villagers took control of their land and destiny

Jul 30, 2014

Rebels laying mines near MH17 crash site, Ukrainian official says

International observers turned back Wednesday after making another attempt to reach the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, and a government official said the area near the zone had been mined by pro-Russian separatis...
Illegal sand mining: How villagers took control of their land and destiny

Jul 30, 2014

Ukraine Official: Rebels Placed Land Mines on Roads to MH17 Crash Site

Spokesman for the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council says it has been "impossible" for international investigators to reach sit...
Illegal sand mining: How villagers took control of their land and destiny

Jul 28, 2014

Adani Gets Approval to Build Mine

India's Adani Group has secured approval from Australia's government to build one of the world's largest coal mines, a move that comes amid investor concerns about a global supply glut of the commodity and a prolonged downturn in prices... #India #Adani Group