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Belarusian government plans to mine cryptocurrencies

Invezz 27 Feb 2021
The Belarusian Ministry of Energy has started investigating the potential of mining Bitcoin officially by the government ... Belarus is more open to Bitcoin mining ... According to him, the ministry wants to be sure mining at the state level will not come along with potential risks to energy and other industries.

NGT takes suo motu cognisance of Chikkaballapur quarry blastSix people died and one got injured ...

Deccan Herald 27 Feb 2021
The green bench constitutes a six-member joint committee comprising the CPCB, SPCB, Deputy Commissioner Chikkaballapur, a nominee of Director General, Mines, Government of India, Chief Controller of Explosives, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Nagpur, and the Director, Mines, Karnataka and asked it to file a report to the Tribunal.

The power of patience

News-Press Now 27 Feb 2021
Early in my pastoral ministry, a mentor of mine used to joke. “Don’t ever preach about patience unless you are prepared to learn it firsthand.”. As it turns out, none of us are immune from waiting. Patience has been described as the gift of being able to wait constructively ... We have no choice when it comes to waiting ... Local Videos. 0.42 ... Updated 1 hr ago.

Karnataka govt to do audit of explosive materials

The Times of India 26 Feb 2021
The state government will undertake an audit of explosive materials in all quarries and mines across the state ... “We have asked the Union ministry of environment, forests and climate change and the Centre to make it mandatory for all mines, regardless of size and type of mineral, to obtain environmental clearance,” they added.

Mexican mining chamber warns uncertainty to bring investment cuts

Metro USA 26 Feb 2021
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s large mining sector will likely see some recovery this year after 2020’s pandemic-induced slump, but a key industry leader said he fears rising political risk will drag down growth as companies focus new investments elsewhere.

ED, CBI carry out searches at 15 locations in coal case

The Times of India 26 Feb 2021
Central investigating agencies — ED and — on Friday conducted searches in at least 15 locations across , following the money trail related to illegal coal mining and cross-border cattle smuggling. The agencies have also sought the foreign ministry’s approval to look into the overseas bank accounts of the accused.

Belarus government explores potential move into crypto mining

The Coin Telegraph 26 Feb 2021
The Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Belarus has launched an investigation into the potential pros and cons of crypto mining ....

The South Korean prisoners of war enslaved in the North's coal mines

BBC News 25 Feb 2021
It is not easy to get stories out of the mines ... But not everyone who ends up in the mines is a prisoner of war ... But your "songbun" doesn't just determine your fate in the mines - it can also determine whether you live or die, according to a former member of the Ministry of State Security (MSS) quoted in the NKHR investigation.

Award for industrialist Vikram Kirloskar

Sify 25 Feb 2021
Bengaluru ... "It is a privilege to receive the award as it is a recognition and encouragement ... Instituted in 2007, the IIM-JRD Tata award is conferred annually on the National Metallurgists Day, declared by the Union Ministry of Steel & Mines ...  . .

Cambodia: Widespread illegal logging in Prey Lang rainforest amid ban on community patrols

Amnesty 25 Feb 2021
They were only released three days later, after signing a document committing them to refrain from entering Prey Lang without permission from the Ministry of Environment ... In December 2020, the Cambodian Ministry of Mines and Energy signed a deal for the construction of a 299km-long power transmission line from Phnom Penh to the border with Laos.

Two killed in spike of violence in Ukraine separatist east

Urdu Point 24 Feb 2021
In one incident, mortar fire killed one soldier and wounded another Tuesday near the village of Zaytseve north of Donetsk, the separatists' de facto capital, Ukraine's defence ministry reported. In a separate incident the same day, another soldier was wounded near Pisky, also in the Donetsk region, the ministry added.

Kogi to boost economy with gold processing cluster

Business Day Online 24 Feb 2021
The project, according to Oluwatoyin Akinlade, permanent secretary, Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, who led the Federal Government team to the flag-off event, was part of the government’s efforts to refocus the economy from oil dependence ... “The Ministry of ...