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Pachwara coal mine: Even in times of crisis, Punjab could not rely on its coal mine

April 29, 2022 12:36 pm

After years of the mine being entangled in legal issues due to poor quality of coal, the Supreme Court allowed Punjab to resume work in September 2021. However, it encountered a groundwater problem and now PSPCL authorities expect the mine to be operational by June end.

One-time window to PSUs for surrendering non-operational mines

April 09, 2022 3:59 am

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the proposal during its meeting on Friday, the coal ministry said in a statement.

Jharkhand: Five dead after part of coal mine caves in

February 02, 2022 8:36 am

The incident occurred Tuesday morning at the Eastern Coalfields’ open cast mine in the Gopinathpur area of Dhanbad.

Bengal police officer arrested by Enforcement Directorate in coal pilferage case

April 04, 2021 10:45 pm

Mishra, the inspector-in-charge of the Bankura police station, was arrested on Saturday night from Delhi, they said.

Illegal quarrying or mining will not be allowed in the state: Karnataka CM

January 23, 2021 5:04 pm

After the explosion at a stone quarry near Shivamogga which led to loss of lives, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Saturday said illegal quarrying or mining will not be permitted in the state.

Ministry delays green nod for coal mine in Chhattisgarh, points to NGT ruling

January 09, 2021 4:19 am

A January 1 letter from the ministry asked MahaGenCo to "provide comments" on a February 2020 National Green Tribunal order on the same area.

Meghalaya govt orders implementation of SC order banning coal transportation

January 15, 2019 10:19 pm

The ban comes a week after a citizens forum in Meghalaya, in which RTI activists Agnes Kharshiing was part of, cited that there has been an absolute loss in terms of revenue from the industry.

Meghalaya: Day after coal mine collapse, 13 workers yet to be traced

December 15, 2018 9:08 am

The mine is located at Ksan in Saipung area of the district and stands next to Lytein river, whose water is said to have gushed into the mine.

Adani to start work on rail corridor to connect its coal mine in Australia

October 13, 2017 2:27 pm

The announcement by Adani comes after several protests were held against the Carmichael project, tipped to be Australia's largest coal mine

Adani Enterprises shares surge by 8 percent after winning mining leases in Australia

April 04, 2016 2:12 pm

In early trade, shares of the company went up by 7.82 percent to Rs 81.95 on BSE. On NSE, the shares were trading at Rs 81.85, up 7.55 percent.


End of an era: Germany closes its last coal mine

December 25, 2018 7:03 am

The Prosper-Haniel mine in the western city of Bottrop and another colliery in Ibbenbueren, 100 kilometers (62 miles) to the north, were the last remnants of an industry that once dominated the region, employing half a million people at its peak in the 1950s