Inter Ministerial Group

  • Inter-ministerial group to review use of radiation technology July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A high-level inter-ministerial group will meet on Thursday to review use of radiation technology for preservation of perishable food and agriculture commodities to enhance their shelf life and prevent food wastage. Anil Kakodkar, former Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission, A K Sharma, Head, Food Technology Division, Bhabha Atomic Research...
  • Inter-Ministerial Group to decide fate of 61 coal blocks next week January 28, 2014

    The Inter-Ministerial Group on coal blocks will meet next week to decide the fate of 61 mines alloted to companies such as Tata Steel, Hindalco and JSPL which were issued notices for not developing them. "The 24th meeting of the IMG under the Chairmanship of Additional Secretary (Coal) will be held...
  • Jayalalithaa seeks Manmohan Singh's intervention for two wind energy projects September 16, 2013

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention for obtaining approval for two of its wind energy projects and grant of Rs 1,500 crore from the National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF). In a letter to Singh, she said an Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) chaired by the Finance...
  • IMG deallocates coal block operated by Sancheti November 7, 2012

    New Delhi: There is more trouble for BJP President Nitin Gadkari's aide Ajay Sancheti. Sources in the coal ministry say that the Inter Ministerial Group has deallocated a coal block in Chhattisgarh where Sancheti was a mine developer and operator. The block belonged to the Chhattisgarh Mineral Development Corporation. Of...
  • IMG recommends de-allocation of 2 coal mines allocated to PSUs November 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) on coal blocks has recommended de-allocation of two coal mines allocated to PSUs on the ground of companies not developing them, sources said. The IMG on Monday reviewed 10 coal blocks allocated to public sector companies (PSUs), including Chhattisgarh Mineral Development Corporation (CMDC) and...
  • Panel to meet on Power Grid disinvestment October 23, 2012

    New Delhi: An Inter-Ministerial Group will meet on Monday to decide on the appointment of merchant bankers to manage the stake sale of Power Grid Corporation. "The Inter-Ministerial group (IMG) will meet on Monday to chalk out the process to further disinvest government's 5 per cent stake in PGCIL and...
  • IMG to decide fate of 31 coal mines by October 20 October 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) on coal blocks is likely to finalise its recommendations with regard to the 31 mines allocated to public sector firms by October 20. "Coal Secretary SK Srivastava has recently conveyed it to Public Accounts Committee that the recommendations of the IMG as far as...
  • Coalgate: CBI questions AMR Group chief September 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday questioned Arvind Jayaswal, a director in the AMR Iron and Steel company, in connection with the coal blocks allocations. Jayaswal was named by the CBI in its FIR in the case. The interrogation comes ahead of the Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) meet on...
  • IMG report on coal blocks to be submitted today September 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) on coal blocks allocations will submit its report to the Coal Ministry of India on Monday as its three-day review of 29 private sector allottees, including Jindal Steel and Power and others in which relatives of politicians held positions, have concluded. "All the coal blocks...
  • Coalgate: Panel may review status of 58 blocks September 2, 2012

    New Delhi: An Inter-Ministerial Group is likely to meet on Monday to review the status of 58 coal blocks which both public and private firms failed to develop within stipulated time frame. "The Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) under the Chairmanship of Additional Secretary Coal may meet on Monday for reviewing the status...
  • Inter-Ministerial group to examine Vodafone's notice April 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The government will soon set up an Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG), headed by Finance Secretary RS Gujral, to look into Vodafone's notice threatening international arbitration in the Rs 11,000-crore tax case. "The government will form an Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) soon to examine the notice of Vodafone," a senior finance official...