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  • Incentives on anvil for mineral blocks: Mines Secretary Feb 03, 2017 06:22 PM IST

    Incentives on anvil for mineral blocks: Mines Secretary

    In a bid to attract private investors, the government will provide incentives for the exploration of 50-60 blocks bearing minerals like iron ore and limestone, a top official said today.

  • States gear up to auction 70 mineral blocks in FY'18 Feb 02, 2017 08:18 PM IST

    States gear up to auction 70 mineral blocks in FY'18

    Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Odisha are among the states that are preparing for auction of around 70 mineral blocks like iron ore, limestone and bauxite in the next financial year.

  • Expect huge gains from 250 mineral blocks' auction: Mines Secy Jan 20, 2017 03:10 PM IST

    Expect huge gains from 250 mineral blocks' auction: Mines Secy

    The deposits in these mines include iron-ore, bauxite, manganese, limestone as well as dolomite and their leases have lapsed this month in the absence of forest and environment clearances, required for execution of a lease deed.

  • Mines auction picks up pace, states to get Rs59,500 cr revenue Oct 09, 2016 12:42 PM IST

    Mines auction picks up pace, states to get Rs59,500 cr revenue

    The mines auction, which kicked off earlier this year, is now pulling investors in hordes as 10 companies snapped up 16 mines, translating into a revenue of close to Rs 59,500 crore for states.

  • Seaways Shipping bags limestone imports contract from SAIL Oct 04, 2016 07:28 PM IST

    Seaways Shipping bags limestone imports contract from SAIL

    The quantity expected to be handled during the two-year contract is around 8 lakh metric tonnes. The company has already handled 48,000 metric tonnes of limestone cargo that came in two ships in September and is now gearing up to receive the next vessel, a statement issued here said today.

  • India mines minerals worth Rs 17,339 cr in July Sep 23, 2016 02:32 PM IST

    India mines minerals worth Rs 17,339 cr in July

    That was followed by petroleum (crude) at Rs 5,593 crore, natural gas (utilised) at Rs 2,165 crore, iron ore at Rs 1,347 crore, limestone at Rs 554 crore and Lignite at Rs 535 crore, it added.

  • Birla Corp to set up clinker plant in Maharashtra Aug 23, 2016 05:04 PM IST

    Birla Corp to set up clinker plant in Maharashtra

    Cement accounted for 91.34 percent of its total sales in 2015-16. The company's turnover stood at Rs 3,768.42 crore in the period.

  • Govt to set up online portal for monitoring mine clearances May 17, 2016 03:38 PM IST

    Govt to set up online portal for monitoring mine clearances

    At the first meeting of the inter-ministerial group (IMG) held earlier this month, it was decided that a software should be installed for such online monitoring to expedite post-auction clearances, a senior official said.

  • Six months on, few takers for auction of mineral blocks Apr 24, 2016 02:30 PM IST

    Six months on, few takers for auction of mineral blocks

    Six months after auction process was initiated for 43 mines across 12-mineral bearing states, only six blocks have managed to find buyers

  • Govt to get Rs 5800 cr from country's 1st mine lease auction Feb 18, 2016 09:36 PM IST

    Govt to get Rs 5800 cr from country's 1st mine lease auction

    Steel and Mines Minister Narendra Singh Tomar in a tweet congratulated Chhattisgarh government and the Mines Ministry "for bumper success of mining lease auction done for the first time in country".

  • States offer 16 iron ore, 23 limestone blocks for auction Jan 19, 2016 01:21 PM IST

    States offer 16 iron ore, 23 limestone blocks for auction

    In the case of limestone, Andhra Pradesh has put up six blocks for auction followed by Gujarat (5), Chhattisgarh (4), Rajasthan (3), Odisha and Jharkhand two each and Maharashtra had placed one block under the hammer, they added.

  • Here's how GST would impact the cement industry Dec 18, 2015 05:24 PM IST

    Here's how GST would impact the cement industry

    CNBC-TV18‘s Menaka Doshi in a special series ‘Hello GST‘ analysis the impact of GST on the cement industry and the bill may not prove to be a positive for the industry.

  • BlueStone raises Rs 100cr from Accel, IVY Cap & others Jul 10, 2015 07:57 AM IST

    BlueStone raises Rs 100cr from Accel, IVY Cap & others

    The Rs 100 crore funding is led by Accel Partners, IVY Capital and Dragoneer, with participation from Kalaari Capital and Saama Capital, BlueStone.com said in a statement. Avendus Capital was brought in as advisor for this transaction, it added.

  • Govt notifies rules of Mines and Minerals Act May 25, 2015 05:24 PM IST

    Govt notifies rules of Mines and Minerals Act

    State governments have been empowered to conduct the auction. They will identify and demarcate areas for minerals auction. This will entail two rounds of minerals auction - technical and financial round.

  • Rail Budget 2015: Freight rate hike may push up commodity prices Feb 26, 2015 02:23 PM IST

    Rail Budget 2015: Freight rate hike may push up commodity prices

    The railway Budget proposals, presented by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu in Parliament Today, proposed to hike freight rates for 12 commodities in the range of 0.8 percent to 10 percent.

  • Mineral output down 5.7% in May, value is Rs 18,074 cr Jul 17, 2013 07:35 PM IST

    Mineral output down 5.7% in May, value is Rs 18,074 cr

    India's mineral output fell 5.7 percent in May. The total value of the production stood at Rs 18,074 crore in the month under review. The index of mineral production of mining and quarrying sector in May 2013 was higher by 1.6 percent compared to that of April.

  • Many cement companies want to set up plant in Meghalaya Feb 02, 2012 05:32 PM IST

    Many cement companies want to set up plant in Meghalaya

    A large number of cement companies have applied to the Meghalaya government to set up plants in the limestone-rich state, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said today.

  • JK Cements to double production capacity to 600 tonne/day Aug 03, 2011 04:26 PM IST

    JK Cements to double production capacity to 600 tonne/day

    In an effort to bridge the huge gap between demand and supply of cement, state-owned Jammu and Kashmir Cements Limited is all set to double its production capacity from 600 tonne per day shortly.

  • Ambuja buys 85% stake in Nepal's Dang Cement for Rs 19.13cr Jun 06, 2011 07:37 PM IST

    Ambuja buys 85% stake in Nepal's Dang Cement for Rs 19.13cr

    Ambuja Cements today said it has acquired 85% stake in Nepal's Dang Cement Industries for Rs 19.13 crore.

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