Latest News for: General mines


Cumbria coal mine plan 'damaging PM's reputation'

BBC News 01 Mar 2021
Boris Johnson has been warned by some of his foreign ambassadors that a planned coal mine in Cumbria is damaging his reputation. The PM wants to lead the world on climate change, but the ambassadors say his tacit support for the mine is bringing accusations of hypocrisy ... In any event, the fate of the mine is in limbo.

EDITORIAL: SA mineral rights processes are a shameful and harmful mess

Business Day 01 Mar 2021
The problems of timeously granting prospecting and mining rights have been spoken of for years, with high levels of frustration by executive and lawyers working in the sector ... The department’s shareholders are the mining companies paying billions of rands in taxes, and the general public who pay salaries for staff in the department.

CM sends MP, minister to Baswar to pacify Nishads

The Times of India 28 Feb 2021
MP Rita Bahuguna Joshi and state MSME minister were sent to in Prayagraj district by chief minister on Saturday to calm down the ruffled Nishad community members whose boats were allegedly damaged in police action against suspect illegal sand mining earlier this month, besides ordering a magisterial enquiry into the incident.

Explosion at quarry site in Karnataka: NGT directs committee to submit reportThe committee may visit ...

Deccan Herald 28 Feb 2021
“We constitute a six-member joint committee comprising the CPCB, State PCB, District Magistrate, Chikkaballapur, nominee of Director General, Mines, Chief Controller of Explosives, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Nagpur, and the Director, Mines, Karnataka to give a report to this tribunal,” the bench said.

State govt orders magisterial inquiry into clash between Nishad community and police

Indian Express 28 Feb 2021
The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday announced that a magisterial inquiry will be conducted into the clash that took place between Nishad community members and police during an anti-mining drive in Prayagraj’s Baswar village on February 5 ... He also said the list of mining mafia will also be prepared to take action against them.

NGT takes suo motu cognisance of Chikkaballapur quarry blastSix people died and one got injured ...

Deccan Herald 27 Feb 2021
The green bench constitutes a six-member joint committee comprising the CPCB, SPCB, Deputy Commissioner Chikkaballapur, a nominee of Director General, Mines, Government of India, Chief Controller of Explosives, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Nagpur, and the Director, Mines, Karnataka and asked it to file a report to the Tribunal.

Should cryptocurrencies be banned?Governments around the world are wary of cryptocurrencies and are trying to ...

Deccan Herald 27 Feb 2021
“My general thought would be that if you have less money than Elon, you should probably watch out.” ... Nvidia to release software to block cryptocurrency mining on its GeForce GPUs ... 2) There is a limit to the number of Bitcoin that can be mined ... context of cryptocurrencies in general.

Mexican mining chamber warns uncertainty to bring investment cuts

Metro USA 26 Feb 2021
Around a dozen companies, he said, “are saying that they’re going to make their next investments elsewhere” as Mexico’s regulatory and tax issues have made it less attractive than the South American mining hubs ... General view of the ‘Dos Senores’ gold and silver mine in Concordia.

Thompson-Okanagan mining exploration companies poised for a good year

Info News 26 Feb 2021
It’s promising to be a good year for mining exploration in the province in general and the Thompson-Okanagan in particular, with COVID-19 the only dark cloud on the economic horizon for the industry ... The Association represents grass-roots mining industry interest from the prospector through to development of mining properties.

Does Gold Have a Green Light to $1700?

FX Empire 26 Feb 2021
This will likely translate into lower precious metals and mining stock prices, especially if the general stock market declines as well ... Mining stocks did ... Gold and mining stocks were never higher since that time and the same thing would have most likely happened to silver if it wasn’t the #silversqueeze popularity that gave it its most recent boost.

Letter: Nursing home report enlightens

Kokomo Tribune 26 Feb 2021
I seldom read the Tribune because your views are generally 180 degrees opposite of mine. If I do read your paper, it's for the cartoons and/or the obits. However, your article on elderly care on Feb. 24 was very good ... .

PNM Resources Reports 2020 Earnings Results

Enid News & Eagle 26 Feb 2021
In the event a Retail Electric Provider files for bankruptcy, TNMP is permitted to defer any associated uncollected amounts to a regulatory asset for recovery through a future general rate proceeding ... GAAP refers to generally accepted accounting principles in the U.S ... Four Corners coal mine reclamation3f ... Four Corners coal mine reclamation3f.