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Coal India ready to sign modified FSA with power firms


September 18th, 2012 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 18 (IANS) Public sector Coal India Limited (CIL), the world's largest coal miner, Tuesday said it is now ready to sign the modified Fuel Supply Agreement (FSA) with ... Read more...

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Coal India coal import plans face opposition


September 14th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) Coal India's plan to import coal following a government diktat has raised the hackles of workers' unions and former top officials of the state-run firm who ... Read more...

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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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Coal India achieves near-target performance


September 5th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) With coal dominating the political discourse, Minister of State for Coal Pratik Prakashbapu Patil Wednesday said Coal India Ltd (CIL) had achieved over 97 percent ... Read more...

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Coal India to assess extent of illegal coal mining


August 22nd, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Coal India Limited (CIL), the country's largest coal miner, has commissioned Jamshedpur-based Xavier Labour Research Institute and Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, for undertaking ... Read more...

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No final decision on fuel supply agreement: Coal India


August 14th, 2012 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS) State-run Coal India Limited, the country's largest coal miner, said its board Monday reviewed the changes in the model fuel supply agreement (FSA) to be signed ... Read more...

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Coal India reports marginal net profit growth in Q1 (Lead)


August 13th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS) State miner Coal India Limited (CIL) Monday declared a marginal net profit growth with a stand-alone net profit of Rs.45,765.70 million for the quarter ended ... Read more...

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Ann Romney traces her Welsh roots


August 7th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The wife of presidential aspirant of the US Mitt Romney was in Wales over the weekend. Ann Romney is said to have been on a trail ... Read more...

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Coal India approves 80 percent trigger point for supplies


July 31st, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 31 (IANS) The board of Coal India Ltd (CIL), the world's largest coal miner, Tuesday approved supplying coal to a minimum 80 percent of contracted fuel to power ... Read more...

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One killed, nine injured in bomb blast in Meghalaya


July 12th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 12 (IANS) One person has been killed and nine others injured in Meghalaya in a bomb explosion inside their makeshift camp, police said.The blast occurred around 2 a.m. ... Read more...

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Coal India to ink fuel supply pact before April 20 (Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 16 (IANS) Bringing relief to the country's power sector, Public sector Coal India Limited (CIL) Monday said it would sign a Fuel Supply Agreement (FSA) with power companies ... Read more...

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Coal India misses production target


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) State-run Coal India (CIL) Limited Monday said it has ended the last fiscal with a production of 435.84 million tonnes (mt) compared to 431.32 mt in ... Read more...

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Coal India’s Q3 net up by 54 percent


February 13th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 13 (IANS) World's largest coal miner Coal India Limited (CIL) Monday posted a 54 percent increase in its consolidated net profit for the quarter ended Dec 31 at ... Read more...

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Coal India to implement new pricing system


November 13th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 13 (IANS) Coal India is likely to implement gross calorific value (GCV) based pricing from January 2012, a top official of the Maharatna company has said."As per the ... Read more...

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Coal India’s Q2 net profit up 74 percent


November 12th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 12 (IANS) Maharatna company Coal India Limited Saturday reported a 74 percent rise in its net profit to Rs.2,593 crore in the second quarter ending Sep 30, from ... Read more...

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Coal India steps up supplies to power sector


October 22nd, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 22 (IANS) State-run Coal India Limited (CIL) increased coal dispatches to power utilities across the country by 28 percent during the period Oct 11-20, the company claimed Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Coal shortage leads to power outages across India (Roundup)


October 12th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) A severe shortage of coal has hit electricity output in the country and led to long and frequent power outages in many states, including ... Read more...

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Power plants to get some coal through e-auction route


October 12th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Power producers hit by a fuel crunch will be able to get some portion of coal which state-run Coal India sells through the e-auction route, ... Read more...

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Coal India keen on developing abandoned mines


September 20th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 20 (IANS) World's largest coal miner Coal India Limited (CIL) Tuesday said it will go ahead with developing its abandoned mines in partnership with global firms if the ... Read more...

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Coal India posts 64 percent rise in net profit


August 13th, 2011 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 12 (IANS) World's largest coal miner by output Coal India Friday posted a 64 percent rise in its consolidated net profit for the first quarter of the current ... Read more...

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NTPC committed to go ahead with Bengal project


July 18th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) National Thermal Power Corp Ltd. (NTPC) is committed to go ahead with the Katwa mega thermal project in West Bengal for which land is yet to ... Read more...

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Coal India braces for fresh bids in Mozambique


July 2nd, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Maputo, July 2 (IANS) Coal India, one of the world's largest coal miner, has plans to call for fresh bids for exploratory drilling at two coal blocks in Mozambique's Tet ... Read more...

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Ukrainian tycoon buys Britain’s costliest apartment


April 19th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), April 19 (IANS) Ukrainian tycoon Rinat Akhmetov has purchased Britain's most expensive apartment for over $220 million.Though the three-storey apartment in the luxury One Hyde Park residential complex ... Read more...

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Delay in clearances affecting coal production: official


February 23rd, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 22 (IANS) World's largest coal miner, Coal India Limited Tuesday said a number of projects have got stuck with the central environment and forests ministry refusing to give the necessary ... Read more...

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CIL in advanced talks for buying stake in Aussie firm


November 23rd, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 23 (IANS) The world's largest coal miner, Coal India Limited, has reached an advanced stage in its negotiations for buying stake in Australian company Peabody Energy Assets, a top company ... Read more...

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Coal India’s net profit rises 29 percent


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 23 (IANS) World's largest coal miner, Coal India's (CIL) net profit rose by 29.06 percent to Rs.4,020 crore in the first half of the current fiscal (2010-11) over the corresponding ... Read more...

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Coal India in talks with US companies to acquire mines


November 13th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Nov 13(ANI): Kolkata-based Coal India is in talks with Peabody Energy and Massey Energy to acquire mines from the two US companies.Coal India is the world's largest coal miner by production, ... Read more...

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Loretta Lynn Impresses All With CMA Awards Performance


November 12th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nashville, Nov 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the fans of country music star Loretta Lynn had something to look forward to at the Country Music Association Awards 2010 which took place ... Read more...

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Coal India jumps 40 percent to Rs.342.35 on debut (Lead)


November 4th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) The share price of state-run Coal India closed at Rs.342.35, up 39.73 percent from the issue price of Rs.245, on the first day of trading at the ... Read more...

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Coal India surges 39 percent on debut


November 4th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) The share price of state-run Coal India surged to Rs.340, up 38.77 percent from the issue price of Rs.245, on the first day of trading at the ... Read more...

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Coal India oversubscribed 1.57 times


October 19th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 19 (IANS) State-run Coal India's $3.5 billion dollar initial public offering (IPO), the biggest in the history of Corporate India, was subscribed 1.57 times Tuesday.The issue at a price band ... Read more...

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India’s largest initial public offering opens Monday


October 17th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 17 (IANS) State-run Coal India's $3.5 billion dollar initial public offering (IPO), the biggest in the history of Corporate India, will open Monday at a price band of Rs.225-245 a ... Read more...

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Jimmy Dean, The Multitalented Country Singer, Dies At 81


June 14th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The versatile country singer, Jimmy Dean, who is also known as a television host, actor and businessman, has passed away on Sunday night at the age ... Read more...

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Coal India to set up 20 new washeries


April 6th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 6 (IANS) India's largest coal miner, Coal India, plans to set up 20 new modern washeries with a total capacity of 111 million tonnes over the next four-five years in ... Read more...

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Ex-Nazi Hitman Convicted In His Old Age


March 27th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan BhaduriMar 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heinrich Boere, a former Nazi killer got life imprisonment at 88 after evading the hands of law over the past 6 decades. He committed the murder ... Read more...

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