Thoothukudi shooting: CBI to file detailed report 16 September

CBI today said it will file a detailed report on 16 September about the present status of investigation being conducted into the police firing during the protests against Sterlite copper smelting plant in Thoothukudi 22 May last year. Continue Reading

Will approach TN govt for restarting unit in Tuticorin: Sterlite

Hours after the Supreme Court paved the way for its reopening on Tuesday, Vedanta group firm Sterlite Industries said it will approach the Tamilnadu government for necessary approvals for restarting its copper unit in Tuticorin. It was at the centre of massive protests over pollution concerns.  Continue Reading

Enact law to ensure Sterlite’s closure: DMK to TN Govt

DMK Friday urged the Tamilnadu government to enact a law to ensure the continued closure of Vedanta’s copper plant Sterlite at Tuticorin. Continue Reading

Sterlite row: SC to hear TN plea against NGT order 8 Jan

The Supreme Court today agreed to hear on 8 January, Tamilnadu’s appeal against the NGT order to reopen Vedanta Ltd’s Sterlite copper plant at Tuticorin. Continue Reading