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Monday, Jan 20, 2020

Sand mining

Dec 11, 2019 23:20
Alleging that the Congress was looting the state exchequer, Sukhbir said the Capt Amarinder Singh government had first claimed that it would realise \u20B91,000 crore from sand mining, but it has collected only \u20B938 crore to date. He said under the new mining... read more
Nov 24, 2019 23:39
Sehore district collector Ajay Gupta denied any illegal mining was taking place in the area and the MP mining minister said the job of dealing with illegal mining, if any, should be best left to administration. read more
Oct 09, 2019 01:20
Men came with stones, surrounded the seized tractor, thrashed the mining dept team and even snatched gold chain of one official read more
Sep 11, 2019 00:13
Groups that have filed a petition in the Bombay High Court (HC) against the car shed in Aarey have said the project is being built in the floodplain of Mithi. read more
Aug 28, 2019 23:56
There are six species of otters in Asia, of which, the Eurasian otter, smooth-coated and Asian small-clawed otters are found in India. The two-year study is expected to begin this year and will try to understand the impacts of sand mining on their h... read more
Aug 19, 2019 00:05
It was man’s determination versus nature’s fury on display as over 100 residents of the nearby villages with irrigation department staff tried their best to stop the rising water from eroding the banks. read more
Aug 04, 2019 21:52
The FIRs were lodged on basis of the one lodged by CBI, which is investigating the mining scam in UP during the Samajwadi Party regime between 2012 and 2016. read more
Jul 26, 2019 16:22
The NGT also warned of an additional forfeiture of Rs 20-lakh if the cameras were not installed in the next two months. read more
Jul 24, 2019 23:59
A bench led by Justice SA Bobde issued notices to the Centre and five states where the illegal sand mining is reportedly rampant. read more
Jul 22, 2019 01:19
llegal miners deliberately termed the raiding team headed by a Nayab tehsildar as ‘child lifters’ in a bid to get support from the locals and to make a quick escape. read more
Jul 10, 2019 18:04
The Uttar Pradesh government mandated e-tendering for renewal and award of fresh lease for sand mining in the state on May, 2012, which the Allahabad High Court upheld on January, 2013. read more
Jul 01, 2019 13:41
Officials said after instructions from the UP chief minister office, the revenue department team conducted an inquiry and reported back, stating there was no illegal sand mining taking place in the district. read more
Jun 29, 2019 23:32
Officials in the state revenue and disaster management department said the directorate would put in place a robust monitoring mechanism using technology to prevent illegal lifting and theft of minor minerals. read more
Jun 12, 2019 14:44
According to sources, in order to increase earnings, the mines and geology department proposes to increase the number of sand mining units in Bihar. read more