Sep 19, 2021 04:35 PM IST
Karmakar said given the strong demand emanating from various sectors, copper imports may increase by 30 percent year-on-year between July and March.
- Sep 13, 2021 08:47 PM IST
The first bench of Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice T S Sivagnanam also orally observed that firing upon the innocent public was a scar on Indian democracy and it should not be forgotten.
- Jul 30, 2021 06:50 PM IST
On April 27, the top court had allowed Vedanta to operate its closed oxygen plant at Tuticorin, saying the order has been passed in view of national need for oxygen and there should be no political bickering over the generation of the gas by the company as the country is facing a national crisis.
- May 13, 2021 11:44 AM IST
The Supreme Court had on April 27 allowed the Sterlite Copper plant in Thoothukudi, which was shut down in May 2018 over pollution concerns, to reopen to produce oxygen.
- May 13, 2021 11:15 AM IST
The Sterlite copper smelter plant was given approval by the then AIADMK government on April 26 at an all-party meeting to produce medical oxygen at its facility for a period of four months at the facility in Tuticorin about 600 kms from here.
- Apr 23, 2021 05:23 PM IST
Though the Union government had supported the Vedanta's recent move on April 22, the state government had opposed to it. The state government had then asked the Thoothukudi administration to conduct a public hearing and send its report on April 23, so that they can submit an affidavit before the Supreme Court.
- Apr 01, 2021 06:06 PM IST
As per the EoI document issued on Wednesday, the project has an investment potential of about Rs 10,000 crore that will provide direct and indirect employment to 10,000 people and will contribute around Rs 3,000 crore to the exchequer annually.
- Aug 27, 2020 03:11 PM IST
Vedanta Ltd, the Anil Agarwal-led metals and mining major, is pursuing legal option to reopen the plant at Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu.
- Aug 09, 2019 01:48 PM IST
Sections of landowners and political parties in Tamil Nadu are opposing the 900-feet-wide green field express highway with an eight-lane between Chennai and Salem would cover 277.3 kilometers
- Apr 12, 2019 09:15 PM IST
The plant was ordered to be shut after 13 people, protesting against the alleged pollution caused due to the plant, died in police firing in May last year.
- Dec 21, 2018 08:22 PM IST
Justices K K Sasindhran and P D Audikesavalu of the Madurai Bench also restrained the Vedanta group from taking any steps to reopen the unit.
- Dec 20, 2018 08:52 PM IST
The announcement comes days after the National Green Tribunal set aside the Tamil Nadu government's order for closure of Vedanta's Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin.
- Dec 16, 2018 05:35 PM IST
NGT on December 15 set aside the Tamil Nadu government order for closure of the copper unit at Tuticorin, which was at the centre of massive protests over alleged pollution, saying it was "non sustainable" and "unjustified".
- Dec 06, 2018 12:15 PM IST
The Vedanta-owned company's unit in Tamil Nadu was closed in May this year following a government order.
- Jul 17, 2018 10:41 AM IST
The Tamil Nadu government had in late May ordered permanent closure of the copper smelter after 13 people protesting to demand its shutdown were killed
- May 29, 2018 08:01 PM IST
Ironically, the political parties that are protesting against the plant have at some point or the other, been responsible for clearing the path for the plant
- May 23, 2018 12:33 PM IST
Sterlite said the facility has been shut since March 27 when the company took up annual scheduled maintenance.