Cement

  • BCCI complies with SC order, removes all India Cements staff 31-03-2014 01:04 PM

    Mumbai: Complying with the Supreme Court's order, the BCCI has given marching orders to all the employees of India Cements or its associate companies who were also part of the cricket board. Confirming the development, a BCCI source told PTI on Monday, "All India Cements employees connected with the BCCI...
  • Team India's logistics manager and India Cements employee Satheesh sent home 30-03-2014 10:26 AM

    Mirpur: Team India's logistics manager MA Satheesh has been sent back home amidst controversy about how India Cements employees are being given positions of support staffs with the national side. While Satheesh was conspicuous by his absence from the training session on Saturday, Team's media manager Dr RN Baba sent...
  • Binani Cement suspends operations at two plants 13-03-2014 06:08 PM

    Demanding relaxation from the Rajasthan government for mode of payment of tax dues to the tune of Rs 154.51 crore, Binani Cement has suspended operations at its two plants in the state in Sirohi and Sikar districts. The state government had last month attached the steel-maker's 26 bank accounts under...
  • 5000 bags of cement sold in name of leading companies seized 19-01-2014 07:44 PM

    Police on Sunday seized around 5000 bags of cement packed in the name of leading companies like Lafarge and Birla from a store house in Patna town. Acting on a tip-off received by Senior Superintendent of Police Manu Maharaj, a police team raided a store house in Chamanchak locality and...
  • Core infrastructure growth jumps to 8 per cent in September 31-10-2013 06:33 PM

    Eight core infrastructure sectors that include power, coal, steel and cement, posted an impressive 8 percent growth in September, government data showed on Thursday. Electricity generation that has 10.32 percent weight in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) registered a growth of 12.6 percent during the month under review, data...
  • GMR sells $35 million highway stake to slash debt 17-09-2013 06:32 PM

    GMR Infrastructurehas sold its majority stake in a highway project for about $35 million, as debt-laden companies step up sales of some assets to boost earnings in a sector struggling with a weak economy. GMR, one of the country's best known infrastructure groups, whose interests span airports to power plants,...
  • Aditya Birla Group to acquire Gujarat cement for Rs 3,800 cr 11-09-2013 07:44 PM

    Aditya Birla Group firm UltraTech Cement Ltd on Wednesday said it will acquire Gujarat Cement unit of Jaypee Cement Corp Ltd for Rs 3,800 crore. UltraTech Cement will acquire the Gujarat Cement Unit of Jaypee Cement Corp Ltd. Gujarat Cement Unit comprises of an integrated cement unit at Sewagram and...
  • Don't mix my business with cricket: Srinivasan 10-09-2013 07:17 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian cricket board's self-exiled president N Srinivasan said on Tuesday that his being chargesheeted by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in a corruption case involving jailed Kadapa MP YS Jaganmohan Reddy has nothing to do with his cricket and the two should not be linked. "Don't...
  • 'UPA II suffering from policy paralysis' 26-07-2013 10:06 PM

    Chennai: Expressing concerns over current economic situation, India Cements Vice Chairman and Managing Director N Srinivasan on Friday said UPA II government at Centre was suffering from "what people refer to as policy paralysis". He, however, also lauded the economic reforms initiated by the Narasimha Rao government in 1991. The...
  • CJ Abid fights air pollution in kashmir town 09-06-2013 09:27 PM

    In Khrew Kashmir, cement factories have turned a nightmare for the environment. These factories puff out toxic gases into air, thus threatening the ecology of the area. CJ Abid reports on how cement factories are polluting Kashmir. ...
  • Live: I am not resigning, says BCCI Vice President Chitrak Mitra 31-05-2013 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: 10.50 pm: Amidst reports that all the BCCI vice presidents are going to resign, one of them, Chitrak Mitra, says he is not going to put in his papers. 9.40 pm: Ankeet Chavan released from Tihar jail a day after a court granted him bail to solemnise his...
  • Pawar approved Srinivasan move to own an IPL team as BCCI president 30-05-2013 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed documents that show former BCCI chief Sharad Pawar had in fact helped BCCI chief N Srinivasan. Documents show that Sharad Pawar as the then BCCI President endorsed India Cements' bid for IPL team. CNN-IBN has accessed Pawar's letter giving an approval to Srinivasan to own...
  • Srinivasan: Chennai industrialist, BCCI chief 29-05-2013 01:34 PM

    New Delhi: Narayanaswami Srinivasan, a 67-year-old industrialist from Chennai, heads the world's richest cricket body, the Board of Control for Cricket in India. He was the BCCI Secretary till September 2011 and before that a BCCI Treasurer. Srinivasan became the cricket body's 30th President in September 2011 after Shashank Manohar's...
  • The Last Word: Should Srinivasan resign as president of BCCI? 27-05-2013 11:09 PM

    BCCI President N Srinivasan continues to remain defiant saying he has done nothing wrong and has no reason to resign. ...
  • I have no reason to resign, says BCCI chief N Srinivasan 27-05-2013 11:55 AM

    BCCI President N Srinivasan continues to remain defiant saying he has done nothing wrong and has no reason to resign. ...
  • Visiting cards add to the evidence, name Meiyappan as CSK Team Principal 27-05-2013 11:12 AM

    Chennai/Mumbai: The Chennai Super Kings' claim that Gurunath Meiyappan had no link with the team has been nailed. CNN-IBN has accessed visiting cards recovered from Gurunath Meiyappan's residence naming him as the Chennai Super Kings Team Principal. This came even as BCCI chief N Srinivasan claimed Gurunath Meiyappan wasn't the...
  • IPL: BCCI united, will take action against the guilty, says Srinivasan 26-05-2013 04:59 PM

    Kolkata: Beleaguered BCCI chief N Srinivasan, currently under immense pressure to step down in the wake of his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan being at the centre of the IPL scandal, on Sunday said that he won't quit as has not done anything wrong. While trying to clear his stance, Srinivasan said...
  • Meiyappan seen addressing a conclave as CSK owner in a 2009 video 26-05-2013 04:20 PM

    India Cement's feeble and clumsy attempt at distancing itself from Gurunath Meiyappan, after he was arrested by the Mumbai police, is failing miserably. In 2009 video, Meiyappan is seen addressing a conclave as the owner of the Chennai IPL franchise. ...
  • Meiyappan neither the owner, nor CEO of CSK: India Cements 24-05-2013 05:32 PM

    New Delhi: In another twist to IPL betting scandal, Gurunath Meiyappan, who has been facing the heat after his alleged links with arrested bollywood actor Vindoo Dara Singh came to light, has now been disowned by India Cements the owner of the Chennai Super Kings. India Cements on Friday released...
  • Jagan Reddy moves court asking CBI to act as per SC order 11-04-2013 10:45 AM

    Hyderabad: Jailed Kadapa MP YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday moved a special CBI court here, seeking directions to the central agency to act as per the Supreme Court order with regard to filing of charge sheets in connection with the case against him for his alleged quid-pro-quo deals. The YSR...
  • Parrikar alleges irregularities in Maharashtra irrigation 10-04-2013 01:48 AM

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday alleged irregularities in all irrigation projects in Maharashtra, including the Tillari project bordering the state. "All irrigation projects in Maharashtra are scam. I am saying this on record," he told the State Legislative Assembly, while speaking on demands for grants. "We know...
  • Rs 55 cr invested in Jagan companies through hawala: CBI 09-04-2013 07:22 PM

    New Delhi: Dalmia Cements, named as accused in the CBI chargesheet in disproportionate assets case against Jagan Mohan Reddy, has allegedly invested Rs 55 crore through hawala route in the cement companies promoted by the YSR Congress chief. CBI sources claimed they have got money trail of Rs 55 crore...
  • SC allows cement giant Lafarge to continue mining 06-07-2011 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: In a relief for Lafarge the Supreme Court has allowed the French cement giant to continue mining in the Khasi hills of Meghalaya. In a ruling, the apex court on Wednesday cleared the revised environmental clearance given to Lafarge by the Ministry of Environment in April 2010. The...
  • Nirma Bhavnagar plant has to relocate: Govt to SC 10-05-2011 12:04 PM

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) on Tuesday informed the Supreme Court that the controversial cement plant of Nirma Industries in Bhavnagar district of Gujarat is situated in an environmentally sensitive wetland area and has to be relocated. The MoEF told the apex court through an affidavit...
  • Whistleblower's death: Kerala govt for CBI probe 07-02-2011 02:47 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerela Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has assured an investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation into whistleblower V Saseendran's mysterious death. The Kerala High Court has already sent a notice to the state government on his wife Teena and his father Velayudhan Master's petition seeking an investigation by the...