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Anil Agarwal’s ‘vedanta’ and his $7.9 bn Sterlite group


August 24th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) On the web site of London-based industrialist Anil Agarwal's minerals-to-mining group, there is a telling slogan: "Sustainable development is key part of Vedanta's strategy and overall ethos." Ironically, ... Read more...

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Orissa to investigate alleged violations by Vedanta


November 29th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 29 (IANS) Orissa will look into charges that metals and mining major Vedanta had starting work on a mining project in the state in violation of a government guideline, a ... Read more...

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Villagers form human chain against mining in Orissa


January 27th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 27 (IANS) Thousands of people, including tribal men and women, formed a human chain Tuesday to protect a sacred hill from mining in Orissa's Kalahandi district.The protestors, who were armed ... Read more...

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Mining by NRI-owned British firm triggers protests in Orissa


January 17th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 17 (IANS) Hundreds of tribals armed with bows and arrows Saturday marched in an Orissa district protesting against mining in a hilly area by a British firm owned by an ... Read more...

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Vedanta vows to complete its projects in Orissa


January 3rd, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 3 (IANS) NRI industrialist and chairman of Britain’s Vedanta Resources Anil Agarwal Saturday said his group will complete all its projects in Orissa despite the credit crunch.“I assured Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Apex court clears Posco, Vedanta projects; villagers protest


August 8th, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar, Aug 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday cleared the diversion of forest land in Orissa for South Korean major Posco's steel plant and a mining project by Britain's Vedanta Resources, ... Read more...

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Vedanta’s Orissa projects are on schedule: Agarwal


April 26th, 2008 - 11:11 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneswar, April 26 (IANS) NRI industrialist and chairman of Britain's Vedanta Resources Anil Agarwal Saturday said all projects of the group in Orissa were on schedule. "All projects in Orissa are on ... Read more...

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Balco, power plant get notices for high pollution emissions


April 7th, 2008 - 9:45 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, April 7 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh Pollution Control Board (PCB) Monday issued a notice to Bharat Aluminium Company Ltd (Balco), part of the Sterlite group, to check pollution or its coal and ... Read more...

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