SC orders Sterlite’s Thoothukudi plant to remain shut

18 Feb 2019

The Supreme Court agreed to Tamil Nadu's argument that the National Green Tribunal does not have the authority to repeal the government order and also directed the plant to go back to the Madurai bench of the Madras High Court

Miner Vale evacuates 200 people near `unstable’ Brazilian dam

18 Feb 2019

SC refuses to stay NGT order to reopen Sterlite plant in TN

09 Jan 2019

Indonesia’s PT Inlam closes $3.85 bln Freeport acquisition deal

21 Dec 2018

India to chair Kimberley Process from 1 January

30 Nov 2018

Sterlite plant shutdown is bad for economy, panel tells NGT

29 Nov 2018

The three-member committee has suggested that Vedanta take due responsibility to set waste control rules for the smelter with the Central Pollution Control Board monitoring implementation

After long grilling, Ballari baron Janardhan Reddy arrested

12 Nov 2018

Former BJP minister and mining baron Gali Janardhan Reddy, facing multiple corruption charges, was remanded in judicial custody till 24 November along with a key aide

Govt's 3% share sale in Coal India to fetch Rs5,000 crore

01 Nov 2018

CIL, ONGC team up to produce coal bed methane: report

29 Oct 2018

NHB to raise refinance limit to Rs30,000 crore for current year

08 Oct 2018

Barrick Gold to acquire Randgold in a $6.5 million all-stock deal

26 Sep 2018

The merger will create the world’s largest gold miner with combined 2017 production of 6.64 million ounces

Anil Agarwal all set to take Vedanta Resources private

04 Sep 2018

The move is aimed at acquiring a stake in Anglo American which will give the group access to diamonds, copper, platinum, coal, iron ore, nickel and manganese markets

Vedanta to invest $8 bn in aluminium, zinc, lead and crude oil projects

25 Aug 2018

Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Resources plans to invest $2.3 bn to increase crude oil reserve base by 375 million barrels as part of the expansion programme

NCLAT upholds sale of Electrosteel Steels to Vedanta

11 Aug 2018

Vedanta chairman's family trust offers to buy rest of company

03 Jul 2018

Volcan Investments, a trust operated by Vedanta Group chairman Anil Agarwal’s family, has offered to pay 825 pence per Vedanta share, against the London listed stock's closing price of 646.8 pence on Friday

Vedanta warns of severe acid leak at Sterlite plant, wants power restored

21 Jun 2018

And now, tribesmen challenge Vedanta’s alumina refinery in Odisha

13 Jun 2018

TN orders closure of Sterlite's copper smelter in Thoothukudi

28 May 2018

“We have taken a decision to permanently shut down the plant and today issued government orders to do the same,” chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said in a statement

TN lifts prohibitory orders in Thoothukudi after days of anti-Sterlite protests

28 May 2018

TNPCB orders closure of Sterlite plant in Thoothukudi

24 May 2018

Sterlite’s 4,00,000 tonne copper smelter, first proposed to be set up in Tuticorin in 1995, was rejected by three states - Gujarat, Goa and Maharashtra - before it was finally allowed to set up in Tamil Nadu

Madras HC halts Sterlite’s expansion in Thoothukudi

23 May 2018

The stay order on the construction of Sterlite's copper smelter plant comes after locals complained of massive groundwater pollution in the area

11 killed as police open fire at anti-Sterlite protesters in TN’s Thoothukudi

22 May 2018

Essar Steel bid war hots up with re-entry of ArcelorMittal, Numetal

02 Apr 2018

Govt further opens up coal mining, lifts end-use curbs for private sector

21 Feb 2018

SC quashes all mining lease renewals in Goa

07 Feb 2018

The apex court has directed almost all mining companies in the state to stop operations by 15 March and also asked the centre to issue fresh environmental clearances if these mines are to continue operations