coal mine

Locals displaced by Jamkani coal mine of Vedanta to resume protest in Odisha from June 2

The displaced persons on May 30 submitted a letter to Sundargarh collector Parag Harshad Gavali informing their decision to renew their protest.

published on : 2nd June 2023

India's JSW Group exploring possibilities to acquire coking coal mines in offshore markets: Sources 

JSW Steel is into manufacturing steel through the blast furnace route, a process that requires coking coal as a key raw material.

published on : 28th May 2023

Fresh woes for Vedanta over Jamkani coal mine in Odisha

Affected villagers plan to launch agitation over various demands.

published on : 10th April 2023

Centre drops plan to auction three Tamil Nadu coal mines

The three TN mines excluded from auctions in the seventh tranche are located at East Sethiathope, Michaelpatti, and Vadaseri.

published on : 9th April 2023

Nani's 'Dasara' crosses Rs 100 crore mark at box office

Directed by first-time filmmaker Srikanth Odela, 'Dasara' is set in a village situated in Singareni Coal Mines in Peddapalli district of Telangana.

published on : 6th April 2023

Chhattisgarh’s Gevra becomes India's first coal mine to produce 50 million ton output

The SECL on Monday also achieved the highest-ever annual production of 157.45 million tons of coal, surpassing its own previous high of 157.35 million tons achieved in 2018-19.

published on : 22nd March 2023

‘Sixth round of coal auction gets solid response due to lower premium’

Out of 141 mines, which were put on auction in the sixth round, the government received bids for 34 mines, out of which the result for 18 mines has been declared so far.

published on : 3rd March 2023

Greta Thunberg joins rally against coal mine extension to save German village

In an operation launched earlier this week, hundreds of police have been working to remove activists, who have already occupied the hamlet of Luetzerath in western Germany.

published on : 14th January 2023

Impasse on as Jamkani coal mine talks fail 

Locals seek Rs 35 lakh per acre compensation

published on : 10th January 2023

Jamkani displaced clash with mine personnel over blasting, many hurt

However, when the protesters reached the mining area on the day, a blast took place following which the protesters got into a scuffle with mining staff and security personnel.

published on : 24th December 2022

Activists take to the trees to save village German village

They do not know when the police might come to force them out, but with Germany in need of more coal, most think it will be soon.

published on : 13th November 2022

No trace of 13 people trapped in 'rat-hole' mine in Meghalaya, owner held

The depth of the coal mine, the tunnels therein and the presence of about 70 feet water underneath made the task of the divers difficult.

published on : 14th December 2018