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Will cooperate with CBI on probe into iron ore scam: Shettar

September 9th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary (Karnataka), Sep 9 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar Sunday said his government will "fully cooperate" with CBI in its probe into massive illegal export of iron ore ... Read more...

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Parrikar’s mining flip flop angers activists

July 17th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 17 (IANS) Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's volte face on illegal mining has riled anti-mining activists and has given the Opposition an opportunity to attack the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Parrikar flip-flop: Says no illegal mining in Goa

July 16th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 16 (IANS) In a sharp turn-around, the Bharatiya Janata Party-led government said Monday there was no illegal mining underway in the state."There are no illegal mines operating ... Read more...

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Goa illegal mining scam: Panaji port to be made accountable

April 8th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 8 (IANS) A Goa government-run minor port at Panaji, which has allegedly been the clearing house for millions of tonnes of dubiously sourced iron ore, could be back ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa not trying to ‘buy’ silence over graft, says BJP

June 17th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 17 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party Friday dismissed as "dud bomb" the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) claim that Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa was attempting to "buy its ... Read more...

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JD-S to release more documents on Yeddyurappa’s graft

June 15th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 15 (IANS) The Janata Dal-Secular plans to expose the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s "double standards" on corruption ahead of the latter's national-level campaign beginning June 24 against ... Read more...

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US fines PPG’s Chinese subsidiary for illegal Pakistan nuclear exports

December 22nd, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 22 (ANI): The United States has fined the Chinese subsidiary of PPG Industries Inc. nearly four million dollars for illegally exporting high-performance coatings to a nuclear reactor in Pakistan.The company ... Read more...

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Congress should ban export of iron ore from Karnataka: Kumaraswamy

July 26th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Former chief minister and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader H.D. Kumaraswamy Monday slammed the Congress for its padyatra in Karnataka to protest against illegal mining, saying the ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh seeks ban on iron ore exports

July 20th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 20 (IANS) Chhattisgarh, which has roughly 20 percent of India's iron ore reserves, Tuesday sought a ban on export of iron ore. "For the past six years, I am reiterating ... Read more...

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Congress legislators disrupt Karnataka assembly over illegal mining

July 12th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Jul 12 (ANI): Congress legislators in Karnataka on Monday halted the assembly proceedings over the issue of illegal mining of iron ore, in which two state cabinet ministers have been ... Read more...

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Congress seeks CBI probe into iron ore export scam

July 6th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 6 (IANS) The opposition Congress party Tuesday claimed Rs.600 billion worth of iron ore has been exported illegally from Karnataka in the last few years and sought a probe by ... Read more...

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Alcohol excise scam money funding terror outfits: BJP

March 25th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 25 (IANS) Goa opposition leader Manohar Parrikar Thursday alleged that illicit liquor worth crores of rupees was being smuggled from here to states bordering Pakistan and the money used ... Read more...

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Stolen art treasures recovered in Italy

January 26th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Rodi Garganico (Italy), Jan 26 (IANS/AKI) Italian police have sealed off an illegal archaeological dig and recovered 108 stolen artefacts dating back more than 2,000 years. The artefacts were excavated from tombs dating ... Read more...

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Afghan firms smuggling dollars in lakhs from Pak daily

November 11th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 11 (ANI): A few Afghan-based money exchange firms are facilitating illegal export of US dollars from Pakistan to Afghanistan, thus causing a massive devaluation of the Pakistani rupee against ... Read more...

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Pakistan sends wheat to avert food crisis in Afghanistan

May 6th, 2008 - 11:25 pm ICT by admin
DPA Islamabad, May 6 (DPA) The Pakistan government Tuesday sanctioned the export of 50,000 tonnes of wheat to Afghanistan to avoid food crisis in the war-torn country, officials said. The approval was given ... Read more...

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