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Residents protest illegal mining in Oghi

The News International 17 Jul 2024
“Such illegal mining could triage a law and order situation and Police, Revenue and Mineral Department officials should determine ownership of lands from where these treasures are being excavated on a large scale,” he added.

KP’s Oghi residents protest illegal mining

Dawn 17 Jul 2024
People on Tuesday protested illegal mining in the Jaga Bala area of Oghi tehsil ... Holding banners and placards, the protesters complained that illegal mining in the area had deprived residents of employment and royalty.

Paraguay Matches Venezuela’s Landmark Crackdown on Illegal Crypto Mining, Fueling Controversy

Coinspeaker 17 Jul 2024
Paraguay Matches Venezuela’s Landmark Crackdown on Illegal Crypto Mining, Fueling Controversy. Paraguay authorities have continued their fight against illegal crypto mining in the country.

Sierra Leone rangers fight uphill battle against deforestation

Oelwein Daily Register 17 Jul 2024
The team are from the National Protected Area Authority (NPAA) and are tasked with guarding the rainforest from encroaching illegal miners and loggers ... "Some of these trees are very important, but (the miners) do not know the importance," he said.

Investors ride the 'Trump trade' as expectations grow for a second term

Khaleejtimes 17 Jul 2024
Trump promised to crack down on illegal immigration, which could boost demand for detention centers. Bitcoin miner Riot Platforms is up 30% this week, mirroring a rally in the price of bitcoin ...

Nigeria Loses $9bn to Illegal Mining Yearly, House Committee Reveals

This Day 16 Jul 2024
Continuing, Gaza, while speaking at a public hearing organised by the House Committee on Solid minerals development on the need to investigate illegal mining in the solid minerals sector said the ...

Andhra government may bring in law against land grab

Hindustan Times 16 Jul 2024
... state exchequer due to alleged exploitation of mines and mineral resources, including sand, minor minerals and illegal mining in forest areas and non-recovery of pending dues from sand contractors.

NEITI: Nigeria Lost 619.7m Barrels of Oil Valued at N16.25tn to Theft in 12 Years

This Day 16 Jul 2024
This requires robust discussions that will bring about ideas to deal with the current challenges of oil theft, illegal mining, stealing of Nigeria’s precious minerals, pipeline vandalism, damage to ...

AP CM releases white paper on ‘exploitation’ of natural resources during YSRCP rule

The Siasat Daily 15 Jul 2024
On the alleged sand and mineral wealth loot, Naidu said the state incurred losses to the tune of Rs 19,000 crore due to illegal sand mining, drastic fall in mineral revenue and other irregularities.

Bitcoin Mining Contributing to Massive Electricity Theft in Malaysia: Report

CryptoPotato 13 Jul 2024
Despite the crackdown, crypto mining and general services are not illegal in the Asian country ... Crypto and Mining Not Illegal. Despite the crackdown, which began in August 2019, crypto and mining are not illegal in Malaysia.

Terrorism and organized crime rampant in Sahel and spilling into West Africa coastal states, UN says

Newsday 13 Jul 2024
special representative for the Sahel and West Africa, said the focus on combating terrorism has had limited effect in stopping rampant illegal trafficking in the Sahel and the effort needs more police.

Procurement study for nuclear completed, says Mantashe

Business Day 12 Jul 2024
Also ready for submission to the cabinet is the General Laws Amendment Bill, which Mantashe said defined illegal mining as a criminal act, thereby empowering the police to enter illegal mines and arrest the miners. .

Introduce reforms to increase revenue: Telangana CM Revanth to officials

The Siasat Daily 12 Jul 2024
Hyderabad ... Also Read. Hyderabad-Vijayawada 6-lane highway work to begin in 2 months. NHAI. GST collection ... He also felt that the revenues from sand and minerals could be increased if illegal transportation of the natural resources could be curbed ... .

Survivor of Indonesia landslide recalls being buried in mud

Khaleejtimes 11 Jul 2024
Ridwan Wadjah vividly remembers the moment a torrent of mud came crashing down on him and the dozens of miners working this week in an illegal gold mine in Indonesia's Sulawesi island ... Ridwan was one of the 95 miners who survived.

Malaysia Loses Over $700 Million Worth of Electricity to Illegal Crypto Miners, Says Minister

Bitcoin 11 Jul 2024
... worth of electricity stolen by illegal crypto miners between 2018 and 2023.

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