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No bauxite mining at Niyamgiri till nod from locals Vedanta

May 09, 2014

No bauxite mining at Niyamgiri till nod from locals Vedanta

The announcement comes nearly four months after the Ministry of Environment and Forest turned down Vedanta's mining proposal, paying heed to the local villagers' verdict. #UPA #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Vedanta #MINING #Niyamgiri #Odisha #Anil Agarwal #Sesa Sterlite #Bauxite
Without approval from panchayats don't expect green nod, Moily tells India Inc

Jan 14, 2014

Without approval from panchayats don't expect green nod, Moily tells India Inc

"When the panchayats reject, we cannot go ahead with it. We have made a rule that if the Panchayats (reject), we cannot (grant clearance)," Moily said. #Environment Ministry #Vedanta #TheySaidIt #environment minister #Veerappa Moily #Panchayat #Niyamgiri hills #Environment approval
I regret investing in Vedanta aluminium project in Niyamgiri Anil Agarwal

Nov 29, 2013

I regret investing in Vedanta aluminium project in Niyamgiri Anil Agarwal

With raw material issues casting a shadow on his Rs 50,000-crore aluminium project in Odisha, metal czar Anil Agarwal said he regretted choosing India over an acquisition in the US for the investment. #Vedanta Resources plc #NewsTracker #Niyamgiri #Vedanta Aluminium
Niyamgiri setback Odisha govt should give us alternate mine, says Vedanta

Oct 24, 2013

Niyamgiri setback Odisha govt should give us alternate mine, says Vedanta

Vedanta Resources today said it has sought an alternate bauxite mine from Odisha government to run its Lanjigarh alumina refinery, which is staring at uncertain future due to local tribals rejecting the proposal to carry out mining in the Niyamgiri hills. #Vedanta Resources plc #NewsTracker #Odisha #Lanjigarh #Niyamgiri hills
Spare Niyamgiri Hills, Ramesh tells Odisha govt, Vedanta

Sep 25, 2013

Spare Niyamgiri Hills, Ramesh tells Odisha govt, Vedanta

Asking Odisha government and Vedanta Aluminium Limited (VAL) to spare Niyamgiri Hills for bauxite, Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said the new land acquisition bill has given legal rights to tribals and farmers to reject or accept any project. #India #Environment #Jairam Ramesh #NewsTracker #Vedanta #Niyamgiri #Odisha

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Niyamgiri vs Vedanta Tribals learn to film as state may bar media

Jul 20, 2013

Niyamgiri vs Vedanta Tribals learn to film as state may bar media

Hard lessons learnt at the first palli sabha, both state government and Dongriya Kondh tribals redraw strategies for the remaining eleven. #Environment #CourtsideView #Vedanta #Niyamgiri #Dongriya kondhs #Kesarpadhi #palli sabha #Niyamgiri Suraksha Samiti
Vedanta vs Niyamgiri How a tiny tribal hamlet said no to mining

Jul 19, 2013

Vedanta vs Niyamgiri How a tiny tribal hamlet said no to mining

At the first of 12 palli sabhas, nothing deterred 36 Dongria Kondhs who rejected Vedantas bauxite mining plans and claimed the entire Niyamgiri as their own #Vedanta #VeryCloseUp #Illegal mining #Niyamgiri #Niyamagiri hills #Serkapadhi Odisha