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In Assembly: Congress seeks tabling of Shah panel report in House

After completion of the Question Hour, Congress member Raghavji Patel rose on his seat and tried to make submission.

Process mining leases only in notified areas: Govt to states

Over 60,000 mineral concession applications are pending with Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh.


Shah panel asks Centre for CBI probe into Orissa mining

Commission found that these leaseholders not only mined illegally, they also avoided paying crores of rupees in terms of income and sales tax .

‘Will probe irregularities in mining under UPA’

The steel ministry, in its presentation, has suggested divesting of up to 49 per cent stake in state-run Steel Authority of India Limited and Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited.

Panel of Secretaries against capping iron ore production

The commerce ministry has already rejected the inquiry panel’s suggestion on banning iron ore exports as such a decision has to be in the overall interest of the nation.

Centre to SC: Taking follow-up action on Shah Commission findings

The government was also taking appropriate follow-up actions on the basis of commission’s findings.


Apex court allows e-auction of excavated iron ore in Goa

Nearly 11.5 million tonnes of excavated iron ore lying unused in Goa can now be auctioned.

HC rejects PIL seeking to scrap MB Shah Commission

The Gujarat High Court (HC) on Friday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) that had sought the dissolution of the MB Shah Commission.

Plan panel calls for restricting iron ore export

The is contrary to the government’s aim to lower the financial barriers in exports.

Orissa imposes penalty on ‘errant miners’

After Karnataka and Goa,Orissa has emerged as the third state to crack down on alleged cases of mining irregularities.