Steel Project

  • Government to expedite clearances to $12 billion Posco project: Anand Sharma 15-01-2014 05:17 PM

    Government is working to expedite clearances to $ 12 billion project of steel major Posco in Odisha that was awarded environment clearance last week, Commerce and Indutry Minister Anand Sharma said on Wednesday. So far, 1,700 acres of land - out of 2,718 acres - has been transferred to Posco...
  • Don't limit PM option to only Modi or Rahul, says Arundhati 17-11-2013 10:41 PM

    Author and activist Arundhati Roy, on Sunday, said that in an age of coalition, options are wide open before people and they should not fall into trap of Narendra Modi or Rahul Gandhi. "I don't think we should fall into trap of Modi or Rahul. Indulging in poll predictions will...
  • Ramesh slams Naveen for Posco delay 17-08-2013 07:46 PM

    Mounting a scathing attack on Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for inept governance, senior Congress leader and Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Saturday held BJD government responsible for inordinate delay in implementation of Posco steel project. "As the proposed Posco steel plant near Paradip is billed as India's largest foreign...
  • Odisha: Land acquisition for Posco steel project resumes 23-04-2013 12:24 AM

    Paradip/Bhubaneswar: Land acquisition for the Rs 52,000 crore Posco steel project resumed in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district on Monday after being suspended for about two-and-a-half months. The restarting of the demolition of betel vines at Gobindpur village at the proposed plant site near Paradip coincided with Posco-India CMD YW Yoon meeting...
  • Anti-POSCO leader Abhaya Sahu arrested 26-11-2011 10:24 AM

    Paradip: Anti-Posco leader Abhaya Sahu was arrested in Tirtol area near Paradip in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha, the police said. "Sahu, President of Posco Pratirodh Sangram Samiti (PPSS), was held by a police team at Nuapokhari last night when he was returning from Bhubaneswar to his village," IIC of Tritol...
  • Agitators stall work for second day at Posco site 27-06-2011 02:43 PM

    Paradip: Agitators stalled work for the second day on Monday at Posco's mega steel plant project near Paradip in Orissa's Jagatsinghpur district as prohibitory orders were clamped. Slogan-shouting youths, women and children marched to Noliasahi-Polang area in the Nuagaon panchayat where the boundary wall and rehabilitation colonies were being built...
  • 6 years on, Posco Orissa project still on paper 21-06-2011 12:14 PM

    Mumbai: Exactly six years after Korean steel giant Posco signed an MoU with the Orissa government for its Rs 52,000-crore 12-MTPA project, the mega venture remains mired in uncertainty. As the anti-steel plant agitation gains momentum, both Posco and Orissa government have vowed to push ahead with the project in...
  • Jairam grants final approval to Posco project 02-05-2011 02:57 PM

    New Delhi: Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday granted final approval to Orissa for diversion of 1,253 hectares of forest land for Posco's steel project but said the South Korean steel major should not export raw material from the proposed project. "...In view of the state government's latest communication of...
  • No respite for POSCO despite green nod 03-02-2011 02:20 PM

    Jagatsinghpur (Orissa): Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh may have given the green signal to POSCO, but the steel plant project may not come up anytime soon. Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik may have felt very relieved after Ramesh cleared the project, but in Jagatsinghpur, Orissa clearance of the Rs 51,000 crore...
  • One killed, 12 injured in Orissa clash 12-05-2010 04:37 PM

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  • Pro, anti-Posco activists clash in Orissa; one dead 21-06-2008 01:09 PM

    The venue has changed but the skies stand to remain overcast again and the traffic one-way despite what Ross Taylor says, as India take on New Zealand in the second Test in Bangalore starting Friday. New Zealand are hoping to avoid a second successive 2-0 series loss, having been bowled...
  • POSCO to start Orissa project on time 23-05-2007 03:06 PM

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  • Mittal hasn't given up on Jharkhand: CM 23-04-2007 09:17 PM

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  • Cops set to strike POSCO protestors 11-04-2007 10:45 AM

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  • Tata, Posco out to woo Orissa tribals 10-09-2006 08:32 PM

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