Justice MB Shah Commission

  • Panel probing illegal mining to miss deadline March 5, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: The Justice MB Shah commission, which is probing illegal mining, on Monday said it was unlikely to meet the July 16 deadline for submitting the final report to the central government. "It is very difficult to say that we would not be in a position to meet the deadline," retired...
  • No mining in Goa till environmental clearance obtained: SC December 7, 2012

    New Delhi: A Supreme Court panel has ruled that no mining activity will be allowed in Goa until all environmental clearances are obtained by the state government. The order comes following an inquiry report by the Central Empowered Committee (CEC) into the illegal ironore mining in the state. The Supreme Court...
  • Odisha to identify mining operation outside leased areas November 11, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Saturday said it would soon lunch a drive to identify the mines which had been allegedly operating outside the leased area, official sources said. The state government's action in this regard, sources said, came in response to a suggestion of the Justice MB Shah Commission which...
  • Goa Govt relieved, illegal mining report delayed November 30, 2011

    Panaji: In a breather for the Goa government ahead of polls in 2012, the Justice MB Shah Commission set up by the Centre to look into illegal mining in several states including Goa will not be submitting its report on December 1 as was being anticipated. According to Sources, the Shah...