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Tense Times: Addressing South America's Illegal and ...

"Tense Times: Addressing South America's Illegal and Informal Mining." [email protected] The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 02 January, 2012.


What Is Data Mining and Is It Illegal?

Apr 16, 2021· Data mining is a process used by companies and data scientists to extract information and find trends in raw data. The data used in mining can come from multiple sources such as online surveys, data collected through cookies, or public records. But not all data sets are equally beneficial.


Heavy penalty for illegal mining: Minister - The Hindu

Jan 27, 2021· There is a provision to levy five times the tax for illegal mining. We will issue notices and collect the amount," Mr. Nirani said. The government has not yet assessed the exact extent of ...


Are we a land of illegal mining? - The Shillong Times

Jun 08, 2021· Meghalaya has become a land of mine tragedies. There are people who call the state a place of illegal mining. Time and again illegalities have been exposed and sadly tragedies have done the job. Since 2014, the year the National Green Tribunal of the Supreme Court banned 'rat-hole' mining in the state we have witnessed three disasters.


11 Basotho illegal miners confirmed dead in SA - Lesotho Times

Jun 30, 2021· 11 Basotho illegal miners confirmed dead in SA. ELEVEN of out 20 illegal miners, whose bodies were last week discovered at Orkney Mine in South Africa's North West Province, have been positively identified as Basotho. This was confirmed by Lesotho's Consul General, Selimo Thabane, in an interview with the Lesotho Times this week.


Brazil: Illegal mining on indigenous land increased almost ...

Aug 31, 2021· Illegal mining expanded by nearly 500 percent on protected indigenous reservations in Brazil in a decade, and by more than 300 percent on protected park lands, according to a study released Monday. The massive surge in mining activity from 2010 to 2020 raised new concerns about the impact on the Amazon rainforest, where the race for gold is ...


Ghana's Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting Cocoa ...

Mar 06, 2018· Illegal gold mining in Ghana further exacerbates a volatile cocoa market. In 2014, experts predicted a global cocoa shortage by 2020. However, …


Illegal mining up 500% in Brazil | The Manila Times

Sep 01, 2021· SÃO PAULO: Illegal mining expanded by nearly 500 percent on protected indigenous reservations in Brazil in a decade and by more than 300 percent on protected park lands, according to a study released on Monday. The massive surge in mining activity from 2010 to 2020 raised new concerns about the impact on the Amazon rainforest where the race for gold is fueling deforestation and leaving …


'Not soft on illegal mining' - The Shillong Times

Jun 06, 2021· The UDP chief, however, played it safe when asked about the demand for an independent probe into the illegal coal mining in the state and asserted it is up to the government to take a call. "This is happening for 15-20 years but one should not allow and encourage any illegality and any government has to take action," he told reporters on ...


Amazon gold rush: Brazil grapples with illegal mining in ...

With illegal mining also comes violence. Several indigenous tribes in the Brazilian Amazon, including the Munduruku and Yanomami, are under constant threat from miners that are often armed and ...


'Everyone's fleeing': Brazil cracks down on illegal mining ...

Sep 15, 2021· 'Everyone's fleeing': Brazil cracks down on illegal mining in Amazon – for now. ... an area more than 2.5 times larger than Greater London. Activists are skeptical the clampdown, which ...


Illegal Sand Mining: India's Biggest Environmental ...

Oct 26, 2018· It is difficult to put exact numbers to the damage caused by illegal sand mining in India. However, a report submitted by the Union environment ministry before …


Illegal Gold Mining On Colombia's Rivers On The Rise: UN

Jul 27, 2021· The illegal mining of gold from Colombia's rivers and waterways is on the rise, according to a report from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime published on Tuesday. More than 52,000 ...


Illegal Mining: NMDC eyes opportunity ... - The Economic Times

Feb 26, 2012· The Supreme Court 's panel for forest issues, The Central Empowered Committee, submitted its final report on illegal mining in the three main iron ore districts of Karnataka - Bellary, Chitradurga and Tumkur - on February 4. Dividing the lease owners into three broad categories, based on the extent of their compliance the CEC recommended that ...


Zambia : Illegal Mining Robbing the Country of the Much ...

Dec 26, 2019· Mining at Black Mountain. Fuelled by the rapid increase of global prices of mineral commodities, illegal mining has recently come into light as a major environmental and social concern.


Crack down on illegal mining activities - Lesotho Times

Jun 11, 2009· The great trek to the illegal mines must be halted. The Chamber of Mines of South Africa acknowledges that illegal mining is a widespread and complex problem in the country. The problem of unemployment is not limited to Lesotho. In South Africa at least …


ASANSOL: CBI team probing illegal mining visits Asansol ...

Feb 03, 2021· CBI team probing illegal mining visits Asansol-Durgapur belt. The CBI team went to the Andal area and visited some open cast mines at Kajora, carrying out a detailed probe into the illegal mining issue. IANS; February 03, 2021, 08:35 IST


Illegal crypto mining to cause power cuts in Iran this ...

2 · Illegal cryptocurrency mining will account for at least "10 percent of electricity outages this winter", the power company said in a statement carried by state news agency IRNA. Such illegal ...


De Lima seeks probe into illegal mining ... - The Manila Times

May 12, 2021· May 12, 2021. SEN. Leila de Lima has sought an investigation into the reported illegal mining operations in Candelaria, Zambales and its alleged links to the illegal construction of Chinese infrastructure and reclamation projects in the West Philippine Sea (WPS). The detained senator recently filed Senate Resolution (SR) 720 seeking an inquiry ...


Illegal gold mining profits for rebels in Colombia five ...

Jun 24, 2013· A kilogram of cocaine can sell for about $2,570 in the Colombian jungle, while a kilogram of gold can fetch 19 times that, say insiders. Illegal gold mining profits for rebels in Colombia five ...


Illegal Mining: Law update in the works to clarify illegal ...

Mar 21, 2018· "The interpretation of the term illegal mining has to be viewed in the right perspective. The MMDR Act is the governing law for all mining activities and Section 21 (5) describes illegal mining. But there is lack of clarity on whether the Act should deal with violations in environment norms, which are dealt by separate laws," a senior ...


Mzimba chiefs stop 'illegal' mining - The Times Group Malawi

Nov 09, 2019· Mzimba chiefs stop 'illegal' mining. Ngoni Chiefs' Council in Mzimba has ordered to shut down all mining activities in the district, mostly being done by Chinese nationals who are mining without clear mining documents. The chiefs' council Secretary Senior Chief Mpherembe told Malawi News that their action is coming as government has ...


Illegal mining of minerals continues, allege locals in ...

Sep 28, 2021· Home; Top Stories; Illegal mining of minerals continues, allege locals in Anantnag. Kashmir Times. Dated: 9/28/2021 1:51:45 AM. KT NEWS SERVICE SRINAGAR, Sep 27: Locals in South Kashmir's Anantnag and Pulwama districts have alleged that the Department of Geology and Mining has miserably failed to stop illegal extraction of minerals from various streams and rivers.