India Plans to Develop Rare Earth Project with USD72 Million

Indian Rare Earths plans to spend USD 72 million developing a rare earth project with a reserve of roughly 3 million tons, which is likely to help reduce dependency on imports from China . Indian rare earth industry’s series of new tendencies show that the country, as the world second largest rare earth producer, has […]

India is pressing Japan for transfer of Technology in Rare Earth Industry from Monazite – Economic Times News

India and Japan as the two countries try to revive an earlier agreement to trade in rare earth minerals in an effort to counter China’s global monopoly, sources familiar with the matter told ET. Apart from differences on pricing, the Indian government is pushing Japan to transfer technology and set up industries in India to […]

MONAZITE IS NOT USED IN DEFENSE PURPOSE. BUT USED ONLY FOR PRODUCTION OF LED, CFL PULPS AND OTHER HIGH POWER APPLICATIONS AND HYPRID CARS. THE ECONOMIC TIMES SANDHYA’S ARTICLE IS FALSE.

INDIA RAMPS UP RARE EARTHS PRODUCTION TO MEET CHINESE CHALLENGE In the wake of China’s growing global dominance over rare earth supplies, increasing supplies by India would be good news for countries like Japan, which have been trying to get rid of dependence on China for imports Several countries, including India, are beginning to tap […]

India’s air traffic grows, IATA credits new ‘supportive’ government

New Delhi: Reflecting ‘solid’ growth over the past two months, India’s domestic passenger traffic rose 7.4 per cent in August, recording the second highest growth rate globally after Russia’s 10 per cent, latest IATA data shows. “Indian domestic demand climbed 7.4 per cent. Results for   the last two months have been solid, perhaps an early […]

Nod for Extra Mining in Indian Ocean Bed

In line with its efforts to expand its footprint in the strategically important Indian Ocean, India has got a go-ahead from the International Seabed Authority (ISA) for exploration of minerals in another 10,000 sq km area in the South-West Indian Ocean.

Plea to lift beach sand mining ban

Representatives of various industries’ association from southern districts on Tuesday appealed to chief minister Jayalalithaa to lift the suspension of beach sand mining in Tut­icorin, Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari districts as it derailed the livelihood of over 50,000 families with breadwinners losing jobs. The association also sought an appointment with CM to explain their plight. “We […]