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JSPL begins commercial production at Odisha plant


August 28th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 28 (IANS) Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) Tuesday began commercial production at its wide plate mill in Odisha, a senior company official said.The two million tonne per ... Read more...

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JSW Steel’s Salboni project to ‘restart’ in August: Bengal minister


July 25th, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) The Rs.350 billion integrated steel plant at Salboni in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, proposed by Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Steel, will "restart" from August this ... Read more...

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Sajjan Jindal’s Bengal steel project to start soon


July 11th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 11 (IANS) The West Bengal government and JSW Bengal Steel have resolved their differences and will sign an agreement for the Rs.350 billion integrated steel plant at Salboni ... Read more...

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Rourkela steel plant records best production in Q1


July 2nd, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 2 (IANS) Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP), a unit of the state-run Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), has scored it's best production performance in key areas in the ... Read more...

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Andhra axes mining lease to YSR’s son-in-law


June 11th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 11 (IANS) Mounting further pressure on late Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's family, the state government Monday cancelled the mining lease given to his ... Read more...

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CBI searches: Jindal Group denies wrongdoing


May 16th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary (Karnataka), May 16 (IANS) Steel major Jindal Group Wednesday denied any wrongdoing or indulging in illegal activity even as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) searched offices and houses ... Read more...

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Tata Steel to pay Rs.27 crore to villagers


March 21st, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 21 (IANS) Tata Steel, India's largest private sector steel major, has still to pay over Rs.27 crore compensation amount to villagers in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district to take over ... Read more...

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Record single day production at RSP


February 13th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 13 (IANS) Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP), a unit of the state-run Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), Monday said it had registered its best ever single day production ... Read more...

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SAIL’s Bhilai unit bags PM’s trophy for 10th time


January 13th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 13 (IANS) The Bhilai Steel Plant, the flagship unit of India's largest public sector steel maker, Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL), has won the prestigious Prime Minister's ... Read more...

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JSPL inks deal for industrial park in Odisha


November 15th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 15 (IANS) Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding with Odisha to set up an industrial park in Angul district, a company official ... Read more...

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JSW Steel to start on Salboni project after Puja: Jindal


September 10th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 10 (IANS) JSW Steel Ltd will start construction work of its Rs.35,000 crore integrated steel plant at Salboni in West Bengal's West Midnapore district after the festive ... Read more...

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SAIL investing Rs.20,000 crore for modernising Bengal units


September 10th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 10 (IANS) State-run Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) is injecting Rs.20,000 crore for modernisation and expansion of three of its units in West Bengal.SAIL chairman C.S. ... Read more...

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NMDC, BEC agreement for Chhattisgarh steel plant


September 6th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 6 (IANS) The National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) Tuesday signed a contract for a coke oven package in its upcoming integrated steel plant in Chhattisgarh with a consortium ... Read more...

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Bengal government’s bid to regularise JSW’s land (Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 10 (IANS) In its bid to regularise the land bought by JSW Bengal for its integrated steel plant, the West Bengal government Wednesday decided to vest 270 of ... Read more...

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Bengal to vest 270 acres from JSW Steel


August 10th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 10 (IANS) Alleging that the Sajjan Jindal-promoted JSW Bengal violated rules by buying land above permissible limit, the West Bengal government Wednesday said it would vest 270 acres ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh: politics of compromise or middle path?


May 12th, 2011 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Until a few months ago, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh was hogging the headlines by halting some of the biggest projects for violation of green norms. ... Read more...

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Orissa submitted fake documents for Posco nod: Activists


May 4th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The final clearance given to South Korean steel major Posco's $12 billion project in Orissa, the largest foreign investment in India, was based on "fake ... Read more...

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Vietnam to sort out land issues for Tata Steel plant


May 4th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, May 4 (IANS) Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung Wednesday assured the visiting Indian Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee that issues related to land acquisition for the proposed $5 ... Read more...

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South Korea’s Posco gets green nod for $12-bn steel plant (Roundup)


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Six years after receiving a proposal for India's largest foreign investment project, a final green clearance was Monday given for using 1,253 hectares of forest ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh questions Orissa’s intention on Posco


May 1st, 2011 - 3:44 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 30 (IANS) Union Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh Saturday questioned the Orissa's government intention on the proposed steel project by South Korean steel major Posco, saying it has not ... Read more...

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Companies asked to adopt corporate environmental policy


April 28th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The environment ministry Thursday asked all major public sector undertakings (PSUs) and private companies to adopt a comprehensive corporate environmental policy (CEP).The ministry, in its ... Read more...

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Orissa yet to renew pact with POSCO


April 14th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 14 (IANS) The Orissa government has not yet renewed its pact with South Korean Pohang Steel Company (POSCO) to set up a $12 billion project in the state, ... Read more...

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Talks on for major SAIL unit at Jagdishpur (With Images)


March 15th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 15 (IANS) The government is examining a proposal for an integrated steel unit and a 1,000 MW power plant at the Jagdishpur facility of the Steel Authority ... Read more...

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Political parties to support anti-POSCO movement


March 1st, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 1 (IANS) The movement against South Korean steel major POSCO's $12 billion project in Orissa's Jagatsinghpur district got a boost with leaders of various political parties Tuesday announcing their support ... Read more...

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NMDC signs deal with MECON for Chhattisgarh project


February 24th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 24 (IANS) NMDC Ltd, India's largest iron ore producer and exporter in public sector, has signed a deal with MECON for rendering engineering consultancy services to its upcoming steel project ... Read more...

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Why stop mining in projects already under way: CM Raman Singh (Interview) (Lead)


February 17th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, Feb 17 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh says setting up steel and coal-based power projects will provide employment to thousands of poor families. He believes there is ... Read more...

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Why prevent companies from mining now: CM Raman Singh (Interview)


February 17th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, Feb 17 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh says setting up steel and coal-based power projects will provide employment to thousands of poor families and there is no ... Read more...

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barricades are up again at Posco site


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 2 (IANS) The activists of an anti-displacement group Wednesday re-erected wooden gates and barricades in Orissa to prevent officials from entering into the proposed site of South Korean steel-maker Posco, ... Read more...

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Thousands of Orissa villagers rally against Posco nod


February 1st, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 1 (IANS) Over 3,000 villagers Tuesday held large rallies in Orissa's Jagatsinghpur district to protest against the environment ministry conditional nod to South Korean steel major Posco's $12 billion steel ... Read more...

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India approves South Korea’s $12 billion steel plant


January 31st, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- India's Environment Ministry on Monday approved a $12 billion steel plant project from South Korea, the biggest foreign investment in Indian history, the Times of India ... Read more...

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BJP demands CBI probe in Posco approval


January 31st, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 31 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday demanded a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the clearance granted to the Posco project in Orissa by ... Read more...

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Patnaik welcomes clearance for Posco project


January 31st, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 31 (IANS) Welcoming the clearance to the Posco project in the state, Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday said his government will study the conditions laid down by the central ... Read more...

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Posco’s $12 bn Orissa project gets conditional nod (Second Lead)


January 31st, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar, Jan 31 (IANS) The environment ministry Monday gave conditional clearance to South Korean steel major Posco's $12 billion project in Orissa, the biggest foreign direct investment in the country. ... Read more...

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Conditional clearance to Posco hardly a relief: environmentalists


January 31st, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Environmentalists have taken the environment ministry's conditional clearance to steel major Posco's $12 billion project in Orissa with a pinch of salt, and say it has been ... Read more...

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Land acquisition for Posco project soon: Orissa


January 31st, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 31 (IANS) The Orissa government Monday welcomed the environment ministry's conditional nod for South Korean steel major Posco's $12 billion project in the state and said it would soon begin ... Read more...

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