• chhattisgarh recovers rs 3.40 crore as fines on illegal

    Chhattisgarh recovers Rs 3.40 crore as fines on illegal mining

    India | February 04, 2014 8:19 IST

    Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh said in the assembly here yesterday that Rs 3.40 crore were recovered as fines from over 1,700 cases of illegal mining were reported during the last four years. The

  • goa cm describes hegde remark on illegal mining as baseless

    Goa CM describes Hegde remark on illegal mining as baseless

    India | March 26, 2013 17:49 IST

    Panaji, Mar 26: The row over former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde's insinuation that illegal mining was akin to underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's dealings escalated today with Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar calling it “baseless and

  • most of illegal mining leases in goa run by congress leaders

    'Most of illegal mining leases in Goa run by Congress leaders'

    Politics | October 02, 2012 20:57 IST

    Panaji, Oct 2 : Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today alleged that majority of mining leases termed “illegal” by Justice M B Shah Commission in its probe were being operated by Congress leaders.“Whatever mines mentioned

  • digambar kamat was aware of illegal mining shah commission

    Digambar Kamat was aware of illegal mining: Shah commission

    Politics | September 08, 2012 16:08 IST

    Panaji, Sep 8: Former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat and two key bureaucrats have been indicted by the Justice M.B. Shah Commission, which has established a Rs.35,000 crore iron ore mining scam in the state.Justice

  • sc directs cbi probe against bsy in illegal mining case

    SC directs CBI probe against BSY in Illegal mining case

    India | May 11, 2012 14:07 IST

    New Delhi, May 11: In a setback to former Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, the Supreme Court today directed a CBI probe against him for allegedly granting undue favours to firms involved in illegal

  • mp mining mafia tries to mow down woman tehsildar

    MP Mining Mafia Tries To Mow Down Woman Tehsildar

    India | April 18, 2012 22:57 IST

    Bhopal, Apr 18: A woman tehsildar narrowly escaped being mowed down by an earth extractor machine while trying to stop illegal mining on Tuesday.Meena Pal, posted tehsildar at Kannod tehsil in Dewas district, had rushed

  • sc stays lokayukta proceedings against s m krishna

    SC Stays Lokayukta Proceedings Against S M Krishna

    India | January 27, 2012 16:47 IST

    New Delhi, Jan 27: In a reprieve for External Affairs Minister S M Krishna, the Supreme Court today stayed the Karnataka High Court order directing Lokayukta Police to probe him in the alleged illegal mining

  • cong demands cbi inquiry into illegal mining in mp

    Cong Demands CBI Inquiry Into Illegal Mining In MP

    Politics | December 25, 2011 13:50 IST

    Bhopal, Dec 25 : Ajay Singh, Leader of Opposition in the Madhya Pradesh assembly, today dared Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to order a proper inquiry into the alleged large-scale illegal mining in the state.If

  • swami ramdev threatens fast against illegal mining in goa

    Swami Ramdev Threatens Fast Against Illegal Mining In Goa

    India | December 10, 2011 18:39 IST

    Panaji, Dec 10: Yoga guru Swami Ramdev today extended his support to the fight against illegal mining in Goa and warned of a hunger strike if the Congress-led Government in the state did not come

  • wait for hc decision krishna tells oppn

    Wait For HC Decision, Krishna Tells Oppn

    Politics | December 09, 2011 21:52 IST

    Bangalore, Dec 9: Facing the Opposition heat, External Affairs Minister S M Krishna today refused to comment on its demand for his resignation in the wake of an FIR filed against him over alleged illegal

  • s m krishna 2 ex cms booked over illegal mining charges

    S M Krishna, 2 Ex-CMs Booked Over Illegal Mining Charges

    India | December 08, 2011 17:35 IST

    Bangalore, Dec 8: An FIR was registered against External Affairs Minister S M Krishna and two other former Karnatka chief ministers by the Lokayukta Police today on a private complaint alleging that they facilitated illegal

  • illegal mining probe ordered against krishna 2 other ex cms

    Illegal Mining : Probe Ordered Against Krishna, 2 Other Ex-CMs

    India | December 03, 2011 21:55 IST

    Bangalore, Dec 3: A court here today ordered a Lokayukta Police investigation into a private complaint against three former Karnataka chief ministers, including External Affairs Minister S M Krishna, over allegations that they permitted illegal

  • cbi serves notice on reddy associate

    CBI Serves Notice On Reddy Associate

    India | October 31, 2011 9:09 IST

    Bellary,Oct 31 : CBI today served a notice on a close associate of arrested former Minister and mining magnate G Janardhana Reddy directing him to appear before it tomorrow in connection with the illegal mining

  • goa govt admits to illegal mining in hc affidavit

    Goa Govt Admits To Illegal Mining In HC Affidavit

    India | October 20, 2011 13:54 IST

    Panaji, Oct 20: Goa government has admitted before the High Court that there has been illegal extraction of iron ore in the state.In the affidavit before Bombay High Court's Goa bench, Mines and Geology department has

  • advani yatra will have illegal mining on agenda in goa

    Advani Yatra Will Have Illegal Mining On Agenda In Goa

    India | October 19, 2011 17:58 IST

    Panaji, Oct 19: The issue of illegal mining would be one of the highlights in the Goa leg of the Janchetna Yatra by senior BJP leader L K Advani, a senior party functionary said here

  • goa mining scam cm meets sonia

    Goa Mining Scam, CM Meets Sonia

    India | October 13, 2011 13:59 IST

    Panaji, Oct 13: In the backdrop of allegations pertaining to illegal mining, Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat met Congress president Sonia Gandhi in the national capital, sources said today.Though Kamat government has been facing heat

  • goa pac wants cbi probe into illegal mining

    Goa PAC Wants CBI Probe Into Illegal Mining

    India | October 04, 2011 18:41 IST

    Panaji, Oct 4: The Public Accounts Committee of Goa assembly has recommended an enquiry by CBI or the lokayukta against all those indicted by it in the illegal mining cases.While the PAC report has not

  • justice shah commission to study data from goa mines

    Justice Shah Commission to Study Data From Goa Mines

    India | October 02, 2011 14:56 IST

    Panaji, Oct 2: Justice M. B. Shah Commission, probing alleged instances of illegal mining in Goa, has completed the process of collecting data from the iron ore mines across the State and will be analysing

  • illegal mining notices to be issued against 8 mines in goa

    Illegal Mining : Notices To Be Issued Against 8 Mines In Goa

    September 21, 2011 14:54 IST

    Panaji, Sept 21: State Mines and Geology Department is in the process of issuing notices to eight mines after the state-appointed Shah Commission observed alleged large-scale irregularities by these mines.Sources stated that Justice M B

  • cbi questions karunakara reddy for illegal mining

    CBI Questions Karunakara Reddy For Illegal Mining

    India | September 16, 2011 18:49 IST

    Hyderabad, Sep 16: The CBI, probing the alleged illegal mining and irregularities in allotment of leases to Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC), today began questioning former Karnataka Minister Gali Karunakara Reddy in connection with the case.After