Impact | Centre for Science and Environment


More Updates

Blogs: Recent Posts

Sunita Narain's picture
Sunita Narain
Down To Earth
16 September 2014
India's double challenge

Down To Earth

mining_over.jpg
Companies fined heavily for mining over limit in Odisha

 State authorities send notices to 103 mines
Odisha's department of steel and mines has slapped a fine of Rs 67,900 crore on companies operating 103 mines in the Koira and Joda mining circles of Sundargarh and Keonjhar districts, respectively for mining more mineral than permitted.

mineral_ores.jpg
State mining departments turn tech-savvy to track mineral ores

 Odisha takes lead, sets up robust system to monitor minerals produced and transported

mines_bellary.jpg
Supreme Court lifts ban on 63 more mines in Bellary

 Sets condition of compensatory payment to resume operations
The Supreme Court allowed operations in 63 out of 72 category B mines in Bellary, Chitradurga and Tumkur in Karnataka, subject to conditions.

Irongate_opened.jpg
Irongate opened

 
Shah Commission report shows how authorities, mine owners stripped Goa of iron

Follow us on 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
gobar times