In May last year, 14 people were killed and more than 60 were injured in the alleged police firing during the violent protest against the Sterlite plant in Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu.
Sterlite Copper on Wednesday expressed hope that it will resume operations in the next couple of months at its Tutocrin plant which was shut after 13 people died during protests a year ago
Uriyadi 2 movie review: Vijay Kumar follows up his impressive debut with a sharp take on Sterlite protests
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Vedanta to set up 4.5 million tonne steel plant in Jharkhand at an investment of around $4 bn; to create 1.2 lakh jobs
The plant will be part of the company's newly-acquired Electrosteel Steels Ltd (ESL) at Bokaro, Vedanta Resources Chairman Anil Agarwal said
In March, Vedanta was declared as the successful resolution applicant for ESL under the corporate insolvency resolution process.
CBI begins probe in anti-Sterlite protests that killed 13; agency requests documents from police, interviews revenue department officials
The CBI on Tuesday initiated a probe in the anti-Sterlite clashes between demonstrators and police that led 13 people dead and over 40 injured in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi in May.
Sterlite's announcement comes days after the National Green Tribunal set aside the Tamil Nadu government's order for closure of Vedanta's Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin, which was at the centre of massive protests over alleged pollution.
Vedanta shares surge 6% post NGT set aside Tamil Nadu govt order for closure of company's Tuticorin unit
In May, Vedanta's Sterlite Copper had to close the smelter plant following the state government order. The company had challenged the order in the National Green Tribunal (NGT).
Vedanta Sterlite plant: Tamil Nadu govt to challenge NGT order in SC, Opposition accuses state of 'negligent' attitude
The Tamil Nadu government Saturday said it would challenge in the Supreme Court the NGT order setting aside the closure of the Vedanta Ltd's Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin on pollution grounds in the wake of protests by locals.
A group of 14 representing vendors, associations, farmers and transporters on Thursday submitted a letter to the Prime Minister, urging him that the Sterlite Copper smelter be granted permission to resume operations.
Three-member NGT panel inspects Sterlite copper plant unit in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin, conducts public hearing
Earlier on Sunday, the three-member panel set up by NGT inspected the Sterlite copper unit, which was closed by the Tamil Nadu government on 28 May on environment grounds in the wake of protests by locals
Sterlite Plant row: Tamil Nadu rejects Centre's report on groundwater contamination in Thoothukudi district, calls it vague, unscientific
The Tamil Nadu Government rejected the report and requested the Centre to immediately withdraw the entire report.
SC declines urgent hearing of plea against NGT's order allowing Vedanta access to Sterlite copper plant's administrative unit
The NGT had on 9 August allowed Vedanta to enter the administrative unit inside its Sterlite copper plant.
Panel to decide on closure of Sterlite plant in Thoothukudi: NGT appoints retired HC judge as chairman
On 30 July, the court had refused to grant any interim relief to Vedanta, which had challenged the Tamil Nadu government's order to permanently shut down its Sterlite copper plant in Thoothukudi, even as the firm termed the government action "political".
The state government had challenged in the Supreme Court the NGT's order that allowed Vedanta to enter its administrative unit inside its Sterlite copper plant
Anti-Sterlite protests in Tuticorin: Vedanta says it is yet to receive notification on locals' plea seeking compensation
Petitioner Vijaya Nivas had sought a court direction to Vedanta to pay Rs 620 crore for rehabilitation of people in and around the plant in Tuticorin.
Kanimozhi slams EPS government and lawyer CS Vaidhyanathan over NGT hearing on Thoothukudi Sterlite Plant
DMK member Kanimozhi took to Twitter on Friday to criticise the ruling Palaniswami government over the National Green Tribunal hearing on the Thoothukudi Sterlite plant row.
NGT allows Vedanta to access administrative unit of Sterlite copper plant in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi
The green panel also directed the Tamil Nadu State Pollution Control Board to submit data on pollution around the Sterlite plant within 10 days and posted the matter for hearing on 20 August.
Madras HC issues notice to authorities on PIL seeking quashing of environmental clearance to Sterlite copper unit in Tuticorin
The Madras High Court on Monday issued notice to the Environment and Forest ministry and Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, among others, on a plea seeking quashing of the environmental clearance given to Vedanta Limited for its copper smelter unit in Tuticorin district.
Sterlite copper plant: NGT asks Tamil Nadu government for response to Vendanta Limited's plea challenging closure of factory
The National Green Tribunal sought a response from the government and the state’s pollution control board on a plea submitted by giant Vedanta Limited, challenging the state government's order to permanently close the Sterlite copper plant at Tuticorin.