Vedanta Resources is considering options including lay-offs for some of the 2,000 employees of its iron ore business in southwest India that was shut down by a court, two sources said, as it struggles with a series of setbacks in the country
Civil Defense officers rescued a fifth body from a mine site in northern Mexico where a dam filled with liquid waste collapsed last Monday. Two other miners are still missing.
Congolese-American businessman and convicted fraudster Charles Brown has brought back a lawsuit against Glencore the company considered dead, becoming the third court challenge the mining and commodities giant faces this year for control of its DRC mines.
IndustriALL has received reports of three deaths at Glencore’s Zambian operations in 2017. Glencore has reported only one fatality and Glencore’s Zambian subsidiary claims it was fatality-free.
Killings at Vedanta/Sterlite smelter: High-level people's inquest team finds Tamil-Nadu police/Thoothukudi district admin guilty of serious excesses
A team comprising two retired judges of the High Court, two retired IAS, three retired senior IPS officers in addition to senior advocates, journalists and social workers has completed its 2-day inquest. A preliminary report is below.