Articles about Vedanta

Vedanta looking to raise $3B to become India's first chipmaker

01 May 2022

Business
Vedanta looking to raise $3B to become India's first chipmaker

Vedanta is leaving no stones unturned as it pushes to become India's first chipmaker. The company is now in talks with banks to raise $2.5-$3 billion to boost its semiconductor and display manufacturing plans.

Tamil Nadu allows Vedanta's Sterlite plant to generate oxygen

26 Apr 2021

India
Tamil Nadu allows Vedanta's Sterlite plant to generate oxygen

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday allowed the Vedanta-owned Sterlite Copper plant in Thoothukudi to temporarily reopen to generate oxygen.

'Why can't TN manufacture oxygen at Vedanta plant?' asks SC

23 Apr 2021

India
'Why can't TN manufacture oxygen at Vedanta plant?' asks SC

The Supreme Court Friday asked the Tamil Nadu government to clarify its stand on whether it is willing to take over the Vedanta-owned Sterlite Copper plant in Thoothukudi to manufacture oxygen.

Anil Agarwal, Centricus to invest $10 billion targeting government privatizations

17 Dec 2020

Business
Anil Agarwal, Centricus to invest $10 billion targeting government privatizations

Commodities tycoon Anil Agarwal is reportedly planning to invest $10 billion (Rs. 73,500 crore) through a new partnership with London-based Centricus Asset Management Ltd. targeting government privatizations.

SC sets aside NGT order; Sterlite plant to remain closed

18 Feb 2019

India
SC sets aside NGT order; Sterlite plant to remain closed

In a big win for the Tamil Nadu government, the Supreme Court, on Monday, refused to allow the re-opening of Vedanta's Sterlite copper smelter in Thoothukudi.

Sensex jumps over 100 points ahead of Budget 2019

01 Feb 2019

Business
Sensex jumps over 100 points ahead of Budget 2019

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark Sensex today jumped over 100 points ahead of the Budget presentation by acting Finance Minister Piyush Goyal amid heavy buying by foreign portfolio investors.

NGT clears way for reopening of Sterlite plant in Thoothukudi

15 Dec 2018

India
NGT clears way for reopening of Sterlite plant in Thoothukudi

The Vedanta-owned Sterlite copper plant in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi has come a step closer to reopening.

Vedanta: Sulphuric acid leak in Thoothukudi is severe

20 Jun 2018

India
Vedanta: Sulphuric acid leak in Thoothukudi is severe

In a petition to the Madras High Court, Vedanta Ltd. has said that a sulphuric acid leak at its Sterlite copper plant in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi, which was initially reported as minor, is severe and could have potentially disastrous consequences for people, as well as the environment.

PM Modi discusses India's energy sector with top oil CEOs

09 Oct 2017

India
PM Modi discusses India's energy sector with top oil CEOs

PM Narendra Modi along with Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan interacted with top oil and gas CEOs from around the world today.