Efforts made by the State Government in order to publish the 1982 land settlement survey have come as fresh air, at least for certain mining companies.

In a bid to expedite operations from the recently allocated coal mines, the Environment Ministry has allowed transfer of environment clearances granted to the previous allottees to new owners witho

The Odisha Government has decided to scrap joint venture agreements with global major Rio Tinto, Vedanta group firm Sesa Sterlite and Aditya Birla group-owned Hindalco Industries, an official said

Greenpeace India has faced a rough time since the National Democratic Alliance government came in.

Approximately 40,000 mn tonnes of unexplored coal capacity will move to the govt after the SC verdict that cancelled all but four coal block allocations made over two decades

Coal miners may have an easier time dealing with the environment ministry, which is trying to relax restrictions and reduce the forest area where mineral extraction is forbidden, but mining firms c

Ask Government to use legal window to exempt miners from new rule

SAIL, Tata Steel earnings to fall due to Jharkhand mine closure

In a move that could either derail large investments in steel and power or help clean up the process of allocation of natural resources, the Supreme Court on Monday declared as illegal all coal min

Judgment covers 1993-2010 period; final view on projects' fate on Sep 1