Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022



In Talegaon, Aaditya holds ‘Khoke Sarkar’ responsible for Vedanta-Foxconn fiasco

September 26, 2022 3:18 pm

Aaditya Thackeray said that when he was pursuing the project with Anil Agarwal of the Vedanta group, he had promised to make available all the amenities and infrastructure that was required to set it up in the state.

Aaditya Thackeray to protest at Talegaon site in Pune where Vedanta Foxconn project was proposed

September 25, 2022 4:59 pm

A ‘Janaakrosh Aandolan’ will be staged in Talegaon to protest against the loss of employment opportunity in Maharashtra.

Vedanta-Foxconn project: New govt shouldn’t blame us, instead introspect, says Uddhav

September 22, 2022 9:18 pm

Sources said that while Thackeray claimed that he does not have a problem if any project goes to Gujarat, he also told Sena workers that he is pained that Maharashtra did not get the project.

Priyanka Chaturvedi writes | Vedanta-Foxconn: When Centre takes sides, states and their people bear the cost

September 19, 2022 10:08 am

With mega project being moved from Maharashtra to Gujarat, Centre's step-motherly treatment of opposition-ruled states is clear. This is not only astonishing but unconstitutional.

Vedanta-Foxconn project shift | Oppsition: Letter to Vedanta shows Centre’s dominance over CM

September 26, 2022 3:10 pm

On Friday, The Indian Express reported that on July 26, the Maharashtra CM had assured Vedanta Group Chairman Anil Agarwal in a letter that the state was “moving ahead expeditiously” on the group's two key requests – seeking Central government alignment and cabinet approval – with regard to the project.

Shinde-Fadnavis govt may push Nanar refinery to offset anger over Vedanta-Foxconn

September 16, 2022 9:37 pm

Resentment within local BJP leadership, sees its interests sacrificed for central gains

The subtext in the Vedanta-Foxconn row: The age-old Maharashtra vs Gujarat tussle

September 16, 2022 7:32 pm

It started with who would get Bombay when Gujarat was formed in 1960; it continues over other investments going to one or the other state

In Vedanta-Foxconn episode, Sena & MVA allies find ammo for targeting Shinde govt

September 16, 2022 7:08 pm

One lakh jobs lost, tweets Aaditya Thackeray; NCP MLA Rohit Pawar asks, ‘Why should Maharashtra youths pay the price?’

Vedanta drops most in months as chip factory plan unclear

September 16, 2022 3:26 pm

Shares in the company fell as much as 8.7% on Friday, snapping six days of gains, after the Mumbai-listed firm said the manufacturing business would fall within the purview of family trust Volcan Investments Ltd. That raised questions after Agarwal tweeted on Sept. 13 saying Vedanta was making the 1.54 trillion rupee ($19.3 billion) investment.

Vedanta-Foxconn shift: Frustration, anger in Maharashtra village as promise of Rs 73 lakh/acre compensation disappears

September 17, 2022 3:56 am

A senior MIDC official said the acquisition of land at Talegaon had been done three to four years ago, and the MIDC was in the process of paying the compensation to the farmers.


As witnesses and FIR contradict police version, a look at what really happened in Tuticorin's anti-Sterlite protests

June 22, 2020 6:25 pm

How the protest in Tuticorin has been going on for twenty years but this year it took a turn for the worse.