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Abuses linked to mining in countries such as Myanmar and Colombia are being overlooked by technology companies focused only on eliminating “conflict minerals” from war-torn parts of Africa in their

Illegal miners cut down trees before gouging into the earth in search of gold, and for them, the impact on the environment is none of their business

Government has totally banned mining around water bodies in the country.

The move, according to government, is to protect the water bodies from being polluted by miners.

Coal imports into the country are unlikely to rise, thanks to a surge in domestic coal production, but the demand for coal from new thermal power plants is likely to taper off after five years and

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of All India Kaimur People’s Front Vs. The State of Uttar Pradesh & Others dated 20/04/2017 regarding illegal mining within 1 Km from Kaimur Wildlife Sanctuary situated in Village-Billin Markundi, Sonebhadra District, Uttar Pradesh. In response to an application under RTI Act, information has been given that there are 118 illegal mining operation in the area in question.

The World Bank on Wednesday approved 150 million dollars credit to help increase the mining sector's contribution to the Nigerian economy.

Deforestation is still increasing exponentially in tropical regions. Some of the worst regions in the world are the Amazon rainforest, South East Asia and Central Africa.

‘Request for stay order to be considered if filed on May 1’

Parrikar orders all 108 vehicles of Sonshi villagers to be utilised for their employment

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday prohibited the Maharashtra government from granting permission for sand mining on the river beds.

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