Monthly Archives: February, 2010

No mining from tomorrow in Haryana

Chandigarh, February 27 , THE TRIBUNE CHANDIGARH Beginning March 1, mining activity is all set to come to a grinding halt in Haryana courtesy environment concerns. With the framing of rules for securing environmental clearance for mines still pending, mining activity will have to be closed down in view of the expiry of the window …

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SC: Do not renew lease of 157 mines in Aravallis

JAIPUR: In an order aimed at stopping further devastation of the Aravallis, the Supreme Court on Friday ordered closure of about 157 mines in the Aravallis whose lease had expired on December 16, 2002. The court was hearing a PIL filed by the Bandua Mukti Morcha against the state of Rajasthan for illegal mining in …

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