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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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Mining, railways hit hard in Jharkhand due to power failure


July 31st, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 31 (IANS) Mining and railway services were hit hard in Jharkhand due to unprecedented tripping in the Eastern Grid Tuesday. Major mining companies - BCCL and CCL - ... Read more...

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Record discharge of cargo at Odisha’s Dhamra Port


March 29th, 2012 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 28 (IANS) Odisha's Dhamra port Wednesday achieved a record discharge of 98,119 tonnes of non coking coal in 24 hours from a South Africa vessel, a senior company ... Read more...

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Gujarat NRE Coking Coal gets nod for longwall mining in Australia


March 28th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 28 (IANS) Gujarat NRE Coking Coal Limited, the Australian subsidiary of Gujarat NRE Coke Ltd (GNCL), Wednesday announced it has received approval from the government of Australia's New ... Read more...

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Australian varsity planning campus in Gujarat


February 6th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 6 (IANS) Australia's University of Wollongong (UOW) is planning to establish a 72-acre campus in Ahmedabad, an official of the varsity said Monday."Indian students have a major presence ... Read more...

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$8 mn burglary exposes corrupt Chinese official


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 22 (IANS) The head of China's largest coking coal producer has been dismissed from service after it was revealed that burglars took away items worth 50 million yuan ... Read more...

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Exports look grim, condition may worsen in six months


December 16th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) India's exports will continue to worsen over the coming months as factors affecting overseas shipments such as lacklustre international demand, rising cost of inputs and ... Read more...

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We cannot meet power firms’ coal demands: Minister


December 1st, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 1 (IANS) Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal Thursday said Coal India Limited (CIL) could not meet the requirements of the power companies."A large number of power plants are coming ... Read more...

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Nod for upgrade of Gujarat NRE’s Australian mine


October 18th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 18 (IANS) Gujarat NRE's Australian arm has got approval for $122 million upgrade of existing infrastructure at its coking coal mine at Russell Vale in Australia's New South ... Read more...

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NMDC to acquire coking coal mine in Russia


September 24th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 24 (IANS) India's top iron ore miner NMDC Limited is close to acquiring a coking coal mine in Russia with an estimated reserve of about 70 million tonnes. ... Read more...

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6 mn tonnes coking coal from Australia by 2015: Gujarat NRE


May 23rd, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Gujarat NRE Coking Coal Limited, the Australian coking coal mining arm of Gujarat NRE Coke Ltd, will produce six million tonnes of coking coal by 2015, ... Read more...

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Curfew imposed in Dhanbad after clash during anti-encroachment drive


April 28th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Dhanbad, Apr 28 (ANI): Jharkhand Police imposed an indefinite curfew here on Thursday after three persons were killed and over 22 others, including policemen, injured in a violent clash during an anti-encroachment ... Read more...

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Four killed in Jharkhand police firing, curfew imposed (Third Lead)


April 28th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) Four people were killed and more than 25, including a senior police officer, were injured in clashes as protests against the demolition drive in Jharkhand turned ... Read more...

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Three killed in Jharkhand police firing (Second Lead)


April 27th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) Three people were killed and more than 25, including a senior police officer, were injured in clashes as protests against the demolition drive in Jharkhand turned ... Read more...

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Two killed in Jharkhand police firing (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


April 27th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) Two people were killed in police firing and more than 25, including a senior police officer, were injured in clashes between anti-demolition protesters and the police ... Read more...

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Two killed in Jharkhand police firing


April 27th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) Two people were killed and more than 25, including a senior police officer, were injured in clashes between anti-demolition protesters in Jharkhand and the police here.Vikash ... Read more...

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India, Australia to start talks on FTA soon


January 24th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) India and Australia will soon start negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA) aimed to strengthen bilateral economic relations, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said Monday. "An ... Read more...

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Need for Australian investments in infrastructure sector: Anand Sharma


January 24th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan 24 (ANI): Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Monday said there is a need for more investments from Australia, especially in the infrastructure sector.In a bilateral meeting with Australian ... Read more...

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BCCL, HEC tie up for modern coal washery


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 23 (IANS) The Bharat Coking Coal Limited, a subsidiary of the country's largest miner Coal India, has tied up with a consortium led by the Heavy Engineering Corporation (HEC) for ... Read more...

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Jharkhand asks coal firms to cough up taxes


November 21st, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Jharkhand government has asked three subsidiaries of state-run Coal India Limited (CIL) to pay taxes for unauthorised mining on state land, an official said Sunday.Jharkhand Land and ... Read more...

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‘Posco can have majority stake in JV with SAIL’


September 20th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The union government is not averse to Posco securing majority stake in the proposed Rs.12,000 crore joint venture between the South Korean steel giant and the state-run ... Read more...

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Gujarat NRE Minerals to file draft papers for IPO


September 10th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 10 (IANS) Gujarat NRE Mineral Resources Limited (GNMRL) will file the draft red herring prospectus (DRHP) within a month for its initial public offering, diluting 25 percent stake, a top ... Read more...

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Haldia Coke raises Rs.125 crore from Gaja Capital


July 26th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) Haldia Coke & Chemicals Private Limited (Haldia Coke) has raised Rs.125 crore from Gaja Capital Partners, an India focused private equity fund, a statement said here Monday. Haldia Coke ... Read more...

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Gujarat NRE places $90 million order with Joy Manufacturing


April 26th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 26 (IANS) Gujarat NRE Coking Coal Limited, the Australian subsidiary of Gujarat NRE Coke Ltd, Monday said it has contracted Joy Manufacturing Company Pty Ltd for supply of certain equipment ... Read more...

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Oil leakage off Orissa beach cleared


April 14th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 14 (IANS) About 90 per cent of the oil that leaked from an Indian ship two km off the Gopalpur port in Orissa Monday and was scattered on the ... Read more...

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Fish dead, now oil leak threatens Orissa turtles (Second Lead)


April 13th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 13 (IANS) Hundreds of fish have died and thousands of endangered sea turtles and their eggs face a threat due to an oil leak from an Indian ship two km ... Read more...

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Oil leak from ship threatens endangered turtles (Lead)


April 13th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 13 (IANS) Thousands of endangered sea turtles and their eggs face a threat from a fuel oil leak from an Indian ship nearly two km off Orissa's coast near Gopalpur ... Read more...

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Ship leaks oil after being hit by barge


April 13th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 13 (IANS) An Indian ship leaked about seven to eight tonnes of fuel oil after it was hit by a barge nearly two km off Orissa's coast near Gopalpur port ... Read more...

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SAIL to form venture with Shipping Corporation


March 30th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) will form a joint venture company (JVC) with the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) that will cater to the growing raw ... Read more...

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Ennore Coke expects rise in coking coal price


March 5th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 5 (IANS) Coking coal producer Ennore Coke Ltd expects spot prices of coking coal to touch $300 per tonne by June-July from a level of $260 per tonne at present. "Coking ... Read more...

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720,000 tonnes of coal annually smuggled in Jharkhand


January 2nd, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 2 (IANS) Illegal coal mining is rampant in Jharkhand, with around 720,000 tonnes of the mineral being smuggled every year and causing a massive revenue loss of up to Rs.600 ... Read more...

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Steel Authority planning 12-mn tonne plant in Jharkhand


November 17th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) The state-owned Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) is planning to set up a 12-million tonne plant in Jharkhand, the company said here Tuesday. "We have a plan for ... Read more...

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Coal India raises price by 11 percent


October 15th, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 15 (IANS) State-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) has raised the price of coal produced by its subsidiaries by an average of 11 percent effective from Oct 16, the company said ... Read more...

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Coal production up 9.9 percent in first half


October 13th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) India's coal production in the first half this fiscal was 184.4 million tonnes, against 167.8 million tonnes produced in the corresponding period last year, reflecting a 9.9 ... Read more...

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CIL production up, but profit before tax declines


October 6th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 6 (IANS) Coal India Limited (CIL), the country's biggest miner, saw its gross profit dip by about 20 percent in the first half of the current fiscal despite a 9.9 ... Read more...

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