Adani denied Australian federal funding as greens up the ante

05 Feb 2018

It’s double whammy for Adani with both Australia's opposition and ruling party vying with each other to oppose the $16.5-billion Carmichael coal mine project

Adani ends tie-up with Downer, to go it alone on Australian project

19 Dec 2017

In a setback to Adani, the newly-elected Queensland government led by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk last week vetoed a A$900-million concessional loan for the construction of a rail line for Adani's Carmichael coal mine project

Coal scam: Ex-Jharkhand CM Koda, former coal secy get 3-year jail

16 Dec 2017

While all four accused were granted statutory bail for a period of two months to enable them to file appeals in the Delhi High Court, Koda would, however, remain barred from electoral politics in the light of a 2013 Supreme Court judgement

India liberalises mineral auction rules, tweaks end-use conditions

04 Dec 2017

Rio Tinto in the race to buy Potash Corp’s stake in Chilean lithium producer SQM

22 Nov 2017

Paradise papers focus spotlight on Glencore’s dealings in Congo

07 Nov 2017

Vedanta Q2 net vaults 41% to Rs2,036 cr

02 Nov 2017

Vedanta, Adani eye Rs58,900-cr MP diamond mining project

27 Oct 2017

The project, which was abandoned by global miner Rio Tinto last year, has an estimated deposit of over 27 million carats of diamonds

Efforts to revive coal industry unlikely to work, may slow job growth

27 Oct 2017

Rio Tinto’s former CEO faces fraud charges in African coal mine deal

18 Oct 2017

US authorities have filed fraud charges against Rio Tinto and former executives Tom Albanese and Guy Elliot over the 2014 sale of the company’s African coal assets for $50 million, three years after its $3.7 billion acquisition

Canada’s Lucara sells world’s largest uncut diamond Lesedi La Rona for $53 million

26 Sep 2017

CBI files FIR against former environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan

09 Sep 2017

She had earlier claimed that the environment clearance for Electrosteel’s mining project was given on "specific requests" from party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, but Gandhi had denied any involvement

Naveen Jindal, 4 others get bail in coal scam case

04 Sep 2017

Rio Tinto completes sale of subsidiary Coal & Allied Industries Ltd

02 Sep 2017

Adani says Carmichael work to start in October; scrip soars

28 Aug 2017

BHP Billiton to exit loss-making US shale business

22 Aug 2017

The mining giant, which announced a 192 per cent increase in its net profit to $5.89 billion for the year ended 30 June and a 24 per cent rise in revenues to $38.29 billion, instead opted to reward investors with a three-fold hike in dividend to 43 cents a share and return $2.5 billion to its bondholders

Rio Tinto’s H1 profit more than doubles to $3.94 bn

02 Aug 2017

The Ango-Australian mining giant rewarded shareholders with a bumper dividend totalling $2 billion and an additional share buyback of $500 million, taking total payout to $2.5 billion

Geologists strike huge mineral deposits in Indian seas

17 Jul 2017

Glencore raises bid for Rio Tinto’s Coal & Allied unit to $2.675 bn

24 Jun 2017

Moves on to recover Rs10,247 cr retrospective tax from Vedanta

19 Jun 2017

BHP names packaging executive Ken MacKenzie as its next chairman

16 Jun 2017

Jharia mine fire forces closure of Dhanbad-Chandrapura railway line

13 Jun 2017

India launches 2 new clean coal technology missions

10 Jun 2017

Adani gives go-ahead for Australian coal mine project

06 Jun 2017

Pre-construction work on the world’s largest coal mine, which will generate 10,000 direct and indirect jobs, will start in the September quarter, group chairman Gautam Adani said

Adani gets no relaxation in royalties on Australian coal mines

29 May 2017

Adani Enterprises will have to pay entire royalties on the coal it plans to mine from the Carmichael mine project in Queenslad