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Speaking for the voiceless

Criminal justice process would benefit from more elements of inquisitorial system.

Child rights body opens POCSO cell to monitor cases of sexual abuse

In 2016, 40 per cent of the accused, booked for sexually abusing a child, were acquitted. There was a sudden rise in the number of such cases from 62 in 2014 to 81 in 2015. Police had registered 80 cases of sexual abuse last year as well.


Bengaluru: Five-year-old girl sexually assaulted, dumped on roadside

The girl had bleeding head injuries and was immediately rushed to the state-run Bowring hospital.

Posco to NGT: Not starting work on Odisha steel project

Posco told a NGT bench headed by Justice Swatantra Kumar that they are not in a position to carry on any work due to issues of the environmental clearance.

PMO likely to discuss Posco steel plant project with Odisha government tomorrow

The proposed Posco project has been stalled for about a decade due to various regulatory hurdles, including delays in land acquisition and mining leases.

Posco project: PMO to hold meet with Odisha officials, mines ministry

The project has been hanging fire ever since the firm signed a MoU with the Naveen Patnaik government in June 2005. It has been dogged by land acquisition and other problems.


Posco, Uttam Steel and Power to set up `20K crore plant in Maharashtra

After battling a delay of ten years in setting up its proposed project in Odisha, South Korean steel firm Pohang Steel Company (Posco) on Tuesday joined hands with the Uttam Galva group to set up a 3 million tonne (MT) per annum integrated steel plant in Maharashtra at an envisaged investment of nearly Rs 20,000 […]

POSCO signs MoA with Shree Uttam for steel plant in Maharashtra

Earlier, General Motors moved from Gujarat to Maharashtra for its $1 billion investment and Foxconn announced a $5 billion investment in the state.

South Korean steel giant Posco suspends $12 bn project in Odisha

The steel maker's proposed USD 12 billion project at Jagatsinghpur district in Odisha for producing 12 million tonne per annum (MTPA) steel is viewed as the largest FDI in India

Foreign players should pursue Indian projects, will provide assistance: Narendra Singh Tomar

Between taking charge of mines ministry and announcing the government’s decision to auction iron ore mines, the Odisha government could have processed Posco’s mining concession proposal, but it did not happen.