Canadian mid-tier copper miner Nevsun Resources to buy Reservoir Minerals

25 Apr 2016

India hopes to cut coal import bill by Rs40,000 cr: Goyal

16 Apr 2016

India is looking to stopping imports of thermal coal in the next two to three years to save Rs40,000 crore annually by taking advantage of the increasing domestic production of the fuel, union Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal

US coal giant Peabody Energy files for bankruptcy protection

13 Apr 2016

Vale, Apollo Global to jointly bid for Anglo American's Brazilian niobium and phosphates assets

13 Apr 2016

Coal scam: JIPL directors Rungtas awarded 4-year jail term

04 Apr 2016

The coal scam that rocked the Manmohan Singh government came to light when the comptroller and auditor general (CAG) flagged irregularities in allocation of coal blocks from 2004 onwards

Australian govt clears Adani’s $7.7 bn Carmichael coal mining leases

04 Apr 2016

International NGO Greenpeace, said Australian environmental groups appear to be reconciled to the fact that Adani Group's $22-billion coal-mining lease project for Carmichael may finally be approved

Jharkhand Ispat, directors convicted in coal scam

28 Mar 2016

In the first verdict to emerge pertaining to the alleged coal scam, a special court has convicted Jharkhand Ispat and two of its directors, R S Rungta and R C Rungta, of forging documents to obtain coal blocks

US coal miner Peabody Energy mulls filing for bankruptcy protection

17 Mar 2016

Adani signs landholder compensation deal for Australia coal mine

16 Mar 2016

The deal follows Queensland parliament’s decision on Monday to grant “all state government approvals” to Adani’s coal mine project at Carmichael

Govt to get Rs17,308 cr interim dividend from Coal India

05 Mar 2016

Vedanta wins India’s first gold mine auction

27 Feb 2016

The Baghmara mine, at Sonakhan in Balodabazar-Bhatapara district of Chhattisgarh, about 130 km northeast of Raipur, has an estimated reserve of 2,700 kg of gold

Adani clears another hurdle to securing mining lease for Australia project

24 Feb 2016

Chhattisgarh to hold country’s first ever gold mine auction on 26 February

23 Feb 2016

Freeport-McMoRan to sell 13% in Morenci copper mine to Sumitomo Metal for $1 bn

16 Feb 2016

Coal India’s Q3 production up 12.33 million tonnes over previous quarter

12 Feb 2016

Govt decentralises clearance of mining for sand, minor minerals

22 Jan 2016

PIL on stock valuation stumps Hind Zinc stake sale

20 Jan 2016

India scraps 5% export duty on iron ore pellets

05 Jan 2016

Fourth round of coal auction put off amidst lax response from bidders

31 Dec 2015

Railways to procure 2,000 wagons exclusively for Coal India

30 Dec 2015

Power companies owe around Rs8,280 cr to Coal India

28 Dec 2015

Brazil freezes BHP, Vale assets over dam burst

22 Dec 2015

Wind up coal scam probe by March, SC tells CBI

15 Dec 2015

Rio Tinto close to securing $4-bn for Mongolian copper project

14 Dec 2015

A group of 15 global banks have agreed to fund Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto's prolific OyuTolgoi copper and gold project in Mongolia

Govt moves to allow mining by private sector, foreign firms

04 Dec 2015

Five states have issued notices inviting interest for auctioning of mines in 28 blocks and the draft National Mineral Exploration Policy will be ready in the few months, official sources said