It has received the much awaited nod from the Central Enpowered Committee and the Supreme Court but the Gorakhpur Zoo is now facing problems related to land. The largest and the most high tech Zoo proposed by the state government that will come up in Gorakhpur has the Forest department and the Gorakhpur Development Authority at logger heads.

J. Venkatesan

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has extended till January 14 its interim stay of the Andhra Pradesh High Court order allowing mining operations in six mines in the designated areas in Anantapur district and permitting transportation of the entire iron ore lying in the stockyards on their furnishing a bank guarantee.

Govt Seeks Continuation Of Stay On Mining At Obalapuram Mines
Our Political Bureau NEW DELHI

BHUBANESWAR: The BJP today demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for his Government

BHUBANESWAR: The State Government today ordered closure of five mines in Keonjhar district for violation of forest laws.

The mines which have been asked to be closed are the Katasahi Tata mines, BC Deb iron ore and manganese mines, Thakurani iron ore and manganese mines, the OMDC mines at Belagunthi and HG Pandya mines at Jajanga.

Court Takes Only 5 Mins To Overturn HC Order Allowing Mining In Reserve

BHUBANESWAR: Keeping the debate on the multi-crore mining scam alive, the Opposition today demanded resignation of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. The demand came after the State Government admitted before the Supreme Court-appointed Central Empowered Committee (CEC) that illegal mining in violation of the provisions of the forest and environment laws was continuing in the State.

Dec. 17: Disapproving the interim order of the AP High Court permitting Obulapuram Company Ltd. (OCL) of the powerful Reddy brothers to carry on mining activities in an area 40 metres towards the Karnataka border in Obulapuram area, the Supreme Court on Thursday halted the operation till further hearing on January 4.

S.S. NEGI

Disapproving the interim order of the Andhra Pradesh high court permitting Obulapuram Company Ltd (OCL) of the powerful Reddy brothers to carry on mining activities in an area 40 metres towards the Karnataka border in Obulapuram area, the Supreme Court on Thursday halted the entire operation till further hearing on January 4.

Bangalore: Karnataka Minister for Tourism and Infrastructure G. Janardhan Reddy on Sunday attacked the Centre and the Andhra Pradesh Governments for indulging in

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