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Jun 11, 2019
Chhattisgarh govt stops mining-related works in Bailadila range after tribals protest against excavation near hill revered as deityThe Chhattisgarh government Tuesday ordered a halt to all works related to proposed iron ore mining at Deposit-13 in Bailadila hill range in Danewada district amid protest by tribals against excavation
Jun 07, 2019
Tribals gherao hill in Chhattisgarh's Bailadila to oppose iron ore mining, claim excavation site central to religious beliefsTribals from some 200 villages of Dantewada, Sukma and Bijapur districts, began an indefinite protest against NMDC in Chhattisgarh, demanding that the PSE abandon plans to mine a hill in Bailadila Iron Ore Mining Area, which, they say, is home to local deities
May 10, 2019
Goa govt mulls tapping iron ore mines not covered by Supreme Court order: Chief Minister Pramod SawantThe Goa government is mulling tapping the iron ore rich mines not covered by a 2018 Supreme Court ruling that effectively shut down mining operations in the state, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has said
May 01, 2019
Villagers in south Goa's Costi reminisce about better days as hopes for revival of banned mining industry fadeCosti is around 65 kilometres from the Goa capital Panaji. The village and its roads, previously full of lorries and trucks transporting the ore when mining was in full swing, now wear a forlorn look.
Mar 08, 2019
Mining will resume in Goa after Congress is voted to power, says Rahul Gandhi, slams BJP for unemployment in stateCongress president Rahul Gandhi Friday said sustainable iron ore mining in Goa would resume once his party is voted to power at the Centre after the upcoming Lok Sabha election
Dec 24, 2018
Donimalai mines levy row: NMDC chief says PSU moved high court after exhausting all options in KarnatakaThe suspension of production from Donimalai mines will have some impact on the output target for the current fiscal, CMD of NMDC N Baijendra Kumar said.
Dec 13, 2018
Goa: Citizens warn of stepping up agitation against mining suspension; dependents to approach PMOThe Goa Mining People's Front (GMPF), an umbrella organisation of mining dependents, said if any Union minister attends any event in the state, protests would be held outside the venue.
Feb 10, 2018
Goa's iron ore mining industry will be back on its feet by year-end, says Manohar ParrikarThe Goa government is hopeful that the iron ore mining industry, which is foreseeing a crisis, would be "back on its feet" by this year-end, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said
Jan 30, 2017
Goa Election 2017: Environment-development Catch-22 influences state polls far more than elsewhereThe inherent tension between development and environmental damage, between income and loss of heritage, has been a far more salient issue in Goa’s elections than elsewhere in the country.
Oct 18, 2014
'Make in India' takes a step backwards: Govt delays Posco's Odisha mining licenceThe mine ministry's website showed the status of Posco's request to explore iron ore over an area of 6828.54 hectares as "rejected/returned"