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Meghalaya Governor for roping in mining experts to work on ...

Meghalaya Governor for roping in mining experts to work on safety of mines Referring to the Chasnala mining tragedy in 1975 that killed almost 380 people, he said that even a loss of one life is deplorable.

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Piyush Goyal on Flipboard | India News, FDI, Nitin Gadkari

India News. Indian economy: Centre's big FDI push in retail, digital media, coal mining and manufacturing. scroll - Scroll Staff. The Centre on Wednesday announced a big foreign direct investment push in single-brand retail, digital media, coal mining and manufacturing to boost .

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Meghalaya illegal mine: SC is told that coal miners ...

The Meghalaya government on Thursday told the Supreme Court that the families of the coal miners who got trapped in a rat-hole mine nearly five months ago have agreed to call off the search ...

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About Meghalaya: Economy & Industries in Meghalaya|Invest ...

Meghalaya is the largest producer of coal and limestone in North East India. Industries in Meghalaya include Tourism, Mineral, Agriculture and Power. Learn more about industries in .

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The Assam Tribune Online

The powerful State miners' lobby is against this decision, saying that entry of national mining companies would put them out of business. "FDI has not been done away with, but we would not encourage FDI at the cost of local miners. We want both FDI and local miners working side by .

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Meghalaya says no to mining FDI | Guwahati News - Times of ...

SHILLONG: The Meghalaya government on Tuesday did away with a clause in the draft mining policy which encouraged foreign direct investment in the mining sector. "Foreign direct investment and technology by overseas corporate bodies and NRIs would be encouraged for mining.

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NGT summons Meghalaya to end illegal mining or risk facing ...

A three-member panel of India's environmental court has also undertaken the task of overseeing rescue operations to save the 15 miners New Delhi: A three-member panel of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has urged the Meghalaya government to launch a safety check on all coal mines and crack down on illegal ones, or else it will risk facing contempt of court proceedings.

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Meghalaya State Report - September 2018

Sep 25, 2018 · Strong mining sector Meghalaya, one of the most picturesque states in the country, has 2 national parks and 3 wildlife sanctuaries. It offers many adventure tourism opportunities like mountaineering, rock climbing, hiking and trekking, water sports, etc. Tourist destination Note: *Schemes having capacity above 25 MW 4.

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Kiren Rijiju slams Rahul Gandhi for politicizing the ...

The recent mine tragedy in Meghalaya has taken the nation by storm. 13-15 workers got trapped as of now in a 'rat hole' illegal coal mine at Ksan in East Jaintia Hills after the river water came gushing in.

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Uranium Mining in Meghalaya, India | EJAtlas

Uranium Mining in Meghalaya, India. Description. Kyelleng-Pyndengsohiong, Mawthabah (KPM) uranium mining project is located in the West Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya state in the North East region of India. Formerly this project was also known as Domiasiat uranium mining project. The Atomic Mineral Directorate for Exploration and Research ...

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Coal mining in northeast India: an overview of ...

May 25, 2016 · In northeast India, coal mining was initiated by Medlicott in 1869 and 1874 (Sarma 2005a, b). The Cenozoic coals in the northeast states of India with its unusual physico-chemical characteristics have been playing an important role in the Indian economy for the last few decades (Baruah 2009 ; .

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Mining - indiawaterportal

Meghalaya is rich in minerals, especially coal. This has led to rampant mining in the state. Large scale denudation of forest cover, scarcity of water, destruction of water sources, pollution of air, water and soil, and degradation of agricultural lands are some of the conspicuous environmental implications of coal mining.

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Cabinet approves proposal to review FDI policy in various ...

3 hours ago · The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the proposal to review Foreign Direct Investment in various sectors. Major Impact and Benefits from FDI Policy Reform The changes in FDI policy will result in making India a more attractive FDI .

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Cabinet eases FDI rules for single brand retail; OKs ...

Aug 28, 2019 · Briefing reporters Piyush Goyal said 100 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) under automatic route in coal mining and associated infrastructure has been approved. To boost domestic manufacturing, 100 per cent FDI in contract manufacturing under automatic route .

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How Does Foreign Direct Investment Help Indian Economy ...

Jun 27, 2019 · Foreign direct investment is a crucial driving force of economic growth and development of the country. It plays a significant role where domestic savings are not sufficient to generate funds for capital investments. Yes, FDI supplements the investment requirements of an economy, but it .

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Reserve Bank of India - Database

Given the large potential for FDI in mining due to the Central Government's thrust towards development of the infrastructure sector, and with a number of large FDI projects in mining in the pipeline (POSCO India steel projects in Orissa and Karnataka, Arcelor Mittal steel projects in Orissa, Jharkhand and Karnataka, BP-Reliance oil and gas project in Andhra Pradesh, Lafarage cement project in Himachal .

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Meghalaya coal mine: Supreme Court allows state government ...

Jul 12, 2019 · The Supreme Court on Friday permitted the state government to call of the operation to retrieve the miners stuck in an illegal coal mine in East Jaintia .

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Best Practices in Investment for Development - unctad

iv How to Attract and Benefit from FDI in Mining UNCTAD Investment Advisory Series B PREFACE The Investment Advisory Series provides practical advice and case studies of best policy practice for attracting and benefiting from foreign direct investment (FDI), in line with national development strategies. The series draws on the experiences gained

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Meghalaya miners rescue: 18 high-powered pumps to expand ...

Dec 28, 2018 · Meghalaya miners rescue: 18 high-powered pumps to expand rescue efforts The pumps have been airlifted to Guwahati, from where they are being transported by road. Rescue efforts have continued for over two weeks now.

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SC allows Lafarge to continue mining - livemint

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday allowed French firm Lafarge to continue mining operations for extracting limestone in Meghalaya that is used for making cement at the company's ...

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