The Supreme Court on Friday suspended all mining operations in the Bellary district of Karnataka with immediate effect, a day after state Lokayukta Santosh Hegde submitted a damning report that has forced the state chief minister BS Yeddyurappa to resign.

New Delhi The Supreme Court on Friday gave the central government three weeks to file its interim report on the harmful effects of endosulfan, particularly on the pesticide makers' plea to allow them to meet their export commitments.

A bench headed by Chief Justice SH Kapadia expressed concern over how the manufacturers would ensure that the exported endosulphan would not be transported back to

New Delhi The Supreme Court on Wednesday permitted Lafarge of France to resume limestone mining in Meghalaya to feed its $255-million cement plant in Bangladesh. A special forest bench headed by Chief Justice SH Kapadia vacated its February 5, 2010, order halting mining operations.

The project, Lafarge Surma Cement (LSC), is located at Chhatak, Sunamganj, across the border.

New Delhi In a major setback to cola companies, the Supreme Court on Monday dismissed Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB) and Pepsico India Holdings

New Delhi Tata Motors filed a petition in the Supreme Court on Tuesday seeking a stay on the West Bengal government's move to return to farmers a piece of land at Singur.

New Delhi The Supreme Court on Thursday issued notices to the Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) and Gujarat State Petronet (GSPL) on a petition filed by public sector gas utility GAIL against the former