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Vedanta to close down Lanjigarh refinery due to falling metal prices
Financial Express

Vedanta to close down Lanjigarh refinery due to falling metal ...

The Niyamgiri hilltop, which Vedanta wanted to mine, contained an estimated 72 million tonnes of bauxite. (Reuters) Anil Agarwal-owned Vedanta has decided to close down its one million tonne alumina refinery at Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district due ... Financial Express, 4 days ago
Vedanta to shut alumina refinery on slump in price The Financial Chronicle, 4 days ago
Vedanta to shut down Odisha Alumina Refinery Economic Times, 5 days ago

Govt finally reaches out to Dongria Kondhs

Bhubaneswar: In an effort to win the trust of the members of Dongria Kondh tribal community of Niyamgiri hills in Rayagada district, the local administration today ventured through the hilly terrain and met the inhabitants of the region. The ...
 Odisha Television1 month ago Tribals protest against Vedanta aluminium refinery  The Statesman2 months ago Ngiri tribals demand withdrawal of VAL  New Delhi Pioneer2 months ago

A yr after Niyamgiri fiasco, admn cozies up to tribals

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. RAYAGADA, July 12 -- After marathon Palli Sabhas in the Dangaria villages in the presence of the District Judge from Rayagada court, a judgement was rendered by ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago

ASIA/INDIA - Tribal priestesses help preserve millet

Niyamgiri (Agenzia Fides) Until 60 years ago millet was grown in 40% of cereal producing land in India. Despite its enormous nutritive value of protein, vitamin B and minerals magnesium, potassium, zinc and copper, production of millet today has ...
 Agenzia Fides1 month ago ASIA/INDIA Tribal priestesses help preserve millet  Foreign month ago
Reuters India

Vedanta to halve output at alumina refinery, cut jobs

NEW DELHI Vedanta Ltd( VDAN.NS ) will halve output at its 1 million tonne-a-year alumina refinery in Odisha state in about two months and cut jobs, a senior executive said, due mainly to a shortage of raw material bauxite and weak world prices. ...
 Reuters India3 days ago
Millennium Post

Land Bill and the Indian economy

The Narendra Modi government has taken a giant leap backwards by failing to push ahead with the much-needed amendments to the land law. Its decision to retain the original law means that it will take up to five years for an investor to buy a plot of ...
 Millennium Post2 weeks ago
Asian Lite

Amulya Ganguli on Modi's Land Reforms

Unchanged land law is major anti-growth barrier….writes Amulya Ganguli A tailor busy making the national flag ahead of Independence Day at a workshop in Mumbai The Narendra Modi government has taken a giant leap backwards by failing to push ...
 Asian Lite3 weeks ago
Mind Food

International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

By | August 8, 2015 Every year, August 9 is commemorated as the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples. Every year there is a theme, which lends itself to the direction the UN's plan to continue to support the world's ...
 Mind Food3 weeks ago
New Internationalist

Global protests oppose Vedanta mining company

Protestors used the company's annual meeting to highlight human and environmental abuses, write Samarendra Das and Miriam Rose . In 6 locations across Africa and India protestors held angry demonstrations over the last 2 days. These far flung ...
 New Internationalist3 weeks ago

Rahul consistent on helping underprivileged; Vyapam on top of Congress list: Jitin Prasada

Jitin Prasada is a Congress leader and former Union minister. Speaking with Pratigyan Das, Prasada discussed Rahul Gandhi's feisty new appearance, Congress strategies in Bihar and UP - and the party's position on the deadly Vyapam scam: Observers ...
 Economic Times4 weeks ago
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