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Government to cancel four coal blocks to private firms


September 13th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The inter-ministerial group (IMG) on coal block allocations Thursday recommended de-allocation of four coal blocks allotted to private companies since they have failed to set ... 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 summons Jagan in illegal mining case


November 2nd, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 2 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), probing the illegal mining case, has summoned YSR Congress party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy who is alleged to have business ... Read more...

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New way to make lighter, stronger steel in a flash


June 10th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 10 (IANS) A Detroit entrepreneur surprised university engineers here recently when he invented a heat-treatment that makes steel seven percent stronger than any steel on record - all ... Read more...

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SAIL to surpass sales target in 2010-11


March 15th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The government-run Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) is set to surpass its production target for the current fiscal (2010-11) by over four percent on ... Read more...

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Four held for burning to death Orissa executive


March 4th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 4 (IANS) At least four people have arrested for burning to death a steel factory executive in his vehicle in Orissa's Bolangir district, police said Friday.They were arrested ... Read more...

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Steel plant executive killed as workers torch vehicle (Second Lead)


March 3rd, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 3 (IANS) The deputy general manager of a private company, Powmex Steels, died of severe burn injuries Thursday after a group of workers he had sacked a day ... Read more...

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Plant official killed as workers torch vehicle (Lead)


March 3rd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 3 (IANS) A senior official of a private steel plant died of burn injuries Thursday after a group of dismissed workers set his vehicle on fire in Orissa's ... Read more...

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Steel plant official injured after workers torch vehicle


March 3rd, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 3 (IANS) A senior official of a private steel plant suffered critical burn injuries Thursday when a group of dismissed workers set his vehicle on fire in ... Read more...

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Over Rs.7 lakh looted in Ghaziabad


September 16th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 15 (IANS) Two unidentified motorcycle-borne robbers looted over Rs.7 lakh from an accountant of a steel trading company in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district Wednesday, police said. The incident occurred outside ... Read more...

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Two killed in factory blast


September 6th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 6 (IANS) Two workers were killed and eight critically injured Monday in a powerful blast in a furnace unit of a factory in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district, police said. The incident, ... Read more...

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Surya Roshni’s Karnataka facility to begin production this fiscal


July 14th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 14 (IANS) Surya Roshni, the country's largest manufacturer and exporter of GI (galvanised iron) pipes, Wednesday said its Karnataka facility will start production by the end of this fiscal, a ... Read more...

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NDMC increases price of iron ore by eleven percent


July 1st, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, July 1 (ANI): The State-owned National Mineral Development Corporation (NDMC) here has increased the prices of iron ore by eleven percent.The prices were decided in a board meeting of the NDMC ... Read more...

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Race war hits Italian town, four Africans shot


January 9th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 9 (IANS) White residents have shot four African migrants and beaten two others with iron bars in a southern Italian town that has been in the grip of a massive ... Read more...

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26/11 family steels itself to cope with life (One Year after 26/11)


November 24th, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) A year after 26/11, a Bhendi Bazaar resident, 68-year old Mohammed Hanif Peer Mohammed, still remembers his beloved brother-in-law, Mastan Qureshi, 50, who fell a ... Read more...

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Austria’s biggest steel maker phases out short working hours


August 28th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 28 (DPA) Austria's biggest steel maker voestalpine AG is phasing out short working hours for some 3,500 of its employees as demand for some steel products has picked up this ... Read more...

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Tata’s Corus to cut 366 more jobs


July 9th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Tata Steel subsidiary Corus, Europe's second largest steelmaker, Thursday announced plans to cut a further 366 jobs at its site in Scunthorpe, Britain. The move aims "to ... Read more...

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Tata’s Corus to sack 2,045 workers


June 25th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Tata Steel subsidiary Corus, Europe's second largest steelmaker, Thursday announced more than 2,000 joblosses, mostly in its British plants. The company blamed "the worldwide economic downturn and, in ... Read more...

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Demand of bulletproof cars on rise, ahead of general elections in India


March 7th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Sumit Khanna Jalandhar, Mar 7 (ANI): Demand for bulletproof cars has gone up in India ahead of the Indian general elections. The increasing terror attacks have now forced the political leaders ... Read more...

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‘Dare devil’ gang of robbers nabbed in Ghaziabad


February 24th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Eight members of a notorious gang of robbers have been arrested in Ghaziabad, the police said Tuesday. The men were arrested Monday night for executing several "dare devil" ... Read more...

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India lashes world maritime body for safety lapses on high seas


June 23rd, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) India has criticised the International Maritime Orgnisation (IMO) for the "total failure of its safety mechanism" leading to the loss of a Panamanian ship and a 25-man Indian ... Read more...

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Sujana Metal buys three steel units


June 2nd, 2008 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Steel manufacturer Sujana Metal Products Ltd (SMPL), part of the Rs.30 billion Sujana group, has bought over three steel units in keeping with its strategy to expand production ... Read more...

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Sujana Metal acquires three steel units


May 30th, 2008 - 11:28 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, May 30 (IANS) Sujana Metal Products Ltd (SMPL), part of Rs.30 billion Sujana Group of Companies, Friday announced the acquisition of three steel units. The acquired units - Saritha Steels, Glade ... Read more...

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