Eco News

No to Vedanta mine ahead of London AGM

British mining giant Vedanta Resources has been humiliated in the run-up to its London AGM on Thursday, after a series of tribal villages in India voted against the company’s plans to build a bauxite mine on their sacred mountain. The village meetings (gram sabhas) are taking place in Dongria K GlobalBuzz - … [Read more...]

Vedanta: time to give up on Niyamgiri mine

FTSE100 company Vedanta Resources will tomorrow face vocal protests from Survival International and other groups telling the company to give up on their notorious Niyamgiri mine in Orissa, India. Vedanta was denied permission to mine in the Niyamgiri Hills, home of the Dongria Kondh tribe who hav GlobalBuzz - … [Read more...]