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Vedanta’s #CSR : Resettlement ‘prison’ and false arrests at Lanjigarh #WTFnews

18th June, 2013.  This report comes direct from members of the Foil Vedanta team on the ground in Niyamgiri: Vedanta’s resettlment colony at Lanjigarh with Niyamgiri Vedanta Raj- Age of New License Raj and Draconian Policing On 7th June 2013,… Continue Reading →

Showcause notice to Vedanta unit for violating EPA #goodenws

BS Reporter  |  Kolkata/ Bhubaneswar  February 12, 2013 The Jharsuguda district administration has issued show cause notice to the alumina smelting and power generation unit of Vedanta Aluminium Ltd (VAL) for construction work in the area violating the provisions mentioned in… Continue Reading →

#Vedanta ropes in IBM to enable strong business growth

The company has tied up with IBM to create a robust infrastructure for the resource planning system of its power business InformationWeek, December 11, 2012 IBM today announced that Vedanta, a global natural resources group, has tied up with IBM… Continue Reading →

Vedanta’s Alumina Refinery Shuts Down In Odisha

Unable to secure bauxite despite concerted efforts, the Vedanta group said it has shut down its alumina refinery at Lanjigarh in Odisha’s Kalahandi district Picture by Reuters Unable to secure bauxite despite concerted efforts, the Vedanta group on 5 December’… Continue Reading →

#Vedanta Aluminum Ash Pipe bursts, lands destroyed

By  http://jsglive.in/ November 5, 2012 Jharsuguda: Early morning, Vedanta Aluminum’s Ash Pipe had burst due to which nearby land had been covered with Ash slurry.  This incident took place at Musulkani Village under Jharsuguda Block Kurebaga Panchayat. In this regard, Villagers… Continue Reading →

Vedanta’s mining activities in Orissa being financed by public funds

OERC whip on Vedanta Bhubaneswar : 14/October/2012 The Vedanta Aluminium Ltd (VAL) was found illegally sourcing power from Group Company, Sterlite Energy Limited (SEL) causing losses to the tune of Rs 15crores to the Reliance Infra-owned licensed distribution company WESCO in… Continue Reading →

Odisha CM assures steps to prevent closure of #Vedanta’s Lanjigarh refinery #goodnews

  Shishir Sinha, The Hindu New Delhi, Sept. 29: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has promised to initiate efforts to avert the closure of the Lanjigarh plant of Vedanta Aluminium. The company has said it would shut down the plant… Continue Reading →

Odisha: Dalit woman tonsured, assaulted; 10 arrested

By PTI – SAMBALPUR 08th September 2012 02:15 PM A Dalit woman was assaulted, tortured and tonsured by locals after holding her responsible for the death of a youth under mysterious circumstances in Sambalpur district, the police said today. “Ten persons… Continue Reading →

Vedanta Aluminium to acquire L&T’s bauxite mines in Orissa for $330M

Monday, June 11, 2012 BY  Team Vcc This follows a deal struck in February wherein VAL entered into a tripartite agreement with L&T and Raykal Aluminium Company Private Ltd. LSE-listed Vedanta Resources’ group firm Vedanta Aluminium (VAL) has struck a… Continue Reading →

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