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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, 1 day ago
Vedanta to shut alumina refinery on slump in price The Financial Chronicle, 2 days ago
Vedanta to shut down Odisha Alumina Refinery Economic Times, 3 days 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

Tribals protest against Vedanta aluminium refinery

Tribals including Dongria kondhs living atop the Niyamgiri hills in Kalahandi and Rayagada district gathered here today to raise their voice against the Vedanta Aluminium refinery and demanded that the plant be shifted as it was polluting the ...
 The Statesman2 months ago Ngiri tribals demand withdrawal of VAL  New Delhi Pioneer2 months 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 India1 day 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 Food2 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

Righting Forest Rights

The tribal affairs ministry, the nodal ministry for the implementation of the Forest Rights Act (FRA) 2006, has told the National Green Tribunal (NGT) that it relies solely on states submissions on the provision on village councils consent for ...
 Financial Express4 weeks ago Only Tribal Min can tweak Forest Act rules: Law Min  Economic Times1 month ago
Counter Currents

Vedanta AGM: Angry Protests In India, Africa And London Image Credit: Boxing match between company execs will be staged during major protest at Vedanta's London AGM. Parallel protests in Zambia, and Hyderabad, Udaipur and Korba in India, on Global Days of ...
 Counter Currents4 weeks ago

Time to learn lessons from Posco fiasco

The Posco fiasco amply demonstrates the legitimate justification of the provisions of the 2013 Land Acquisition Act, specially with reference to socioeconomic impact study and participatory decision-making as conditions precedent for enabling any ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

Manipur's looming environment catastrophe

In order to compensate for the 595 hectares of forest being submerged by the dam, MoEF had asked for double the area in the district to be planted with trees and chain-link fences around these trees. Photo: Facebook Page Mapithel Dam What would ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago
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