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Project on for developing catalyst to liquefy coal: Coal India


September 11th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 11 (IANS) State-run Coal India, which is emphasising on Coal to Liquid (CTL) conversion technology, said a project for development of indigenous catalyst for the process is under ... Read more...

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Complete shutdown in Telangana for second day


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 23 (IANS) The Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh remained shut for the second day Wednesday over the demand for a bill in parliament for the formation of a separate ... Read more...

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Meghalaya refuses to renew mining lease to Coal India


September 7th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Meghalaya has refused to renew a mining lease to the Coal India Limited, leaving the government-run mining enterprise without any work in the state, the coal ministry ... Read more...

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Eight Orissa coal mines face closure (Lead)


June 23rd, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 23 (IANS) At least eight open cast mines of the Mahanadi Coal Fields Limited (MCL), a subsidiary of state-run Coal India, are facing closure in Orissa due to opposition by ... Read more...

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‘Goa waterways cannot handle more iron ore traffic’


April 3rd, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 3 (IANS) Goa's waterways do not have the capacity to handle any increase in iron ore traffic, a top port official said Saturday. Chairman of the Goa-based Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) ... Read more...

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1.74 bn tonnes of coal potential in Colombia: Brazilian firm


March 17th, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 17 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian miner MPX Energia SA, controlled by billionaire Eike Batista, has announced that it will start production in 2012 at four Colombian areas estimated to hold ... Read more...

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Mines regulation amendment bill to be tabled in parliament


November 1st, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 1 (IANS) A bill seeking to amend the Mines and Minerals Development Regulation Act, 1957, will be introduced in the winter session of parliament, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal said here ... Read more...

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Goa pollution control board’s powers curtailed


October 13th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 13 (IANS) Even as 91 out of the 103 open cast mines in Goa are being probed for illegalities and discrepancies in their operations, a missive from the ministry of ... Read more...

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BJP alleges corruption in state’s mining affairs


October 10th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has alleged large scale corruption in Goa's mining department, especially for its inability to impose the much-touted 'green cess' on mining ore ... Read more...

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74 mines on forest department radar in Goa


August 28th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 28 (IANS) After suspending the operation of 13 open cast mines because they lacked the requisite clearances, the Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB) has asked the forest department ... Read more...

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Coal mining affected due to torrential rain in Jharkhand


June 20th, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 20 (IANS) Coal mining has been badly affected in Jharkhand due to torrential rain, said an official Friday. Rainwater entered mine areas forcing the coal companies to stop mining."Coal ... Read more...

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South Eastern Coalfields makes record coal production


April 4th, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, April 4 (IANS) The South Eastern Coalfields Ltd (SECL), a subsidiary of Coal India Ltd (CIL), has registered a record in coal production in 2007-08. Officials said the company ended up ... Read more...

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SECL set to make coal production record


March 22nd, 2008 - 9:18 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, March 22 (IANS) The South Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL) - the largest coal production subsidiary of Coal India Limited (CIL) - is set to make a record in coal production in ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi disapproves mining in Orissa hills


March 10th, 2008 - 9:04 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneshwar, Mar 10 (ANI): Addressing media persons in Bhubaneshwar after culmination of four-day statewide tour on Monday, All India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretary Rahul Gandhi said that mining in hills of ... Read more...

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