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15 Taal Volcano illegal miners arrested

Manila Bulletin 06 Dec 2021
6, the arrest of 15 illegal miners inside the Taal Volcano protected area ... 24 after DENR’s Environmental Law Enforcement and Protection Service (ELEPS) held an anti-illegal quarrying operation in the area, where the agency also caught illegal miners a month prior.
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Taal illegal quarrying suspects arrested

Manila Standard Today 06 Dec 2021
The DENR won a case against illegal miners operating inside the protected area in Batangas last October ... Some 15 illegal miners, who were apprehended as a result of the DENR enforcement operations, are currently undergoing legal procedures in violation of Republic Act 11038 or the ...
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Bitcoin Miners in Kazakhstan Suffer Due to National Energy Shortage

LB News 04 Dec 2021
Several Chinese crypto miners are getting kicked out again, though this time, it’s not Beijing that’s giving the order ... The nation labeled crypto mining an illegal enterprise given that Beijing was on a mission to become more carbon neutral ... Kazakhstan is not going to just watch illegal miners consume electricity and contribute to the shortage.
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Multi-crore coal theft case: ED summons four aides of Anup Majhi

The Telegraph India 04 Dec 2021
While arresting the four accused, the CBI had claimed they had assisted Majhi “in engaging miners, arranging transporters and selling illegally excavated coal”. The investigators suspect that over Rs 1,300 crore was illegally generated and the amount ...
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Amansie South DCE urges chiefs to make lands available for farmers

Joy Online 04 Dec 2021
According to Clement Opoku Gyamfi, releasing lands to the farmers is more profitable than to illegal miners who will degrade the lands with their activities. Mr Gyemfi also admonished the youth in the district who are primarily engaged in illegal mining and okada business to ...
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Today’s front pages: Saturday, December 4, 2021

Joy Online 04 Dec 2021
Land Ministry to clamp down illegal clay miners at ShamaLatecomers to forfeit certificates for a year – UHAS ...
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66-year-old ex-Minister, Stephen Akore Agyeman wins Obuasi Municipal best farmer

Ghana Web 04 Dec 2021
on boots among others ... He said since most of the youth are interested in Illegal mining, it has affected the supply of labour in the agricultural sector ... sector"; ... Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) in Obuasi ... Hon Adansi-Bonah cited climate change and activities of illegal miners as the main challenges facing Agriculture in the Obuasi Municipality ... .
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Over 52% of Obuasi residents are into agriculture not mining – MCE

Ghana Web 04 Dec 2021
The Municipal Chief Executive, Elijah Adansi-Bonah, made this known when he delivered his keynote address at the 37th National Farmer’s Day celebrations held in Apitikooko in the Obuasi Municipality ... Mr Adansi-Bonah cited climate change and activities of illegal miners as the main challenges facing agriculture in the Obuasi Municipality ... .
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Over 52% of Obuasi residents are into agriculture not mining – Obuasi MCE

Ghana Web 04 Dec 2021
The Municipal Chief Executive, Elijah Adansi-Bonah, made this known when he delivered his keynote address at the 37th National Farmers' Day celebrations held in Apitikooko in the Obuasi Municipality ... Mr Adansi-Bonah cited climate change and activities of illegal miners as the main challenges facing agriculture in the Obuasi Municipality ... .
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Consolidate gains made in Planting for Food and Jobs – Abuakwa South MCE urges farmers

Joy Online 04 Dec 2021
In her speech, she insisted that the initiative will be intensified as it provides alternative livelihood from the dreaded illegal small-scale mining or ‘galamsey.’ ... We have identified oil palm as not only lucrative but also resilient which can thrive on land ravaged by illegal mining, which is common here.
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Mining officer to Ropar SSP: Nab man who threatened me

The Times of India 03 Dec 2021
Ten days after registering a case, police in Ropar are et to arrest illegal miners who allegedly assaulted a mining officer and threatened to kill him if he continued to take action against him ... The accused use to carry out the illegal mining in the area and after I confiscated the tippers, he called me and threatened to kill me and my family.
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CS orders action against illegal mining

The News International 02 Dec 2021
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Secretary Dr Shehzad Khan Bangash on Wednesday directed the relevant authorities to take action against illegal mining, stone-crushing and blasting ... He was informed that all unlicensed and illegal miners were stopped and plants were sealed off.
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4 Reasons Why Ruin of Brazil’s Amazon Keeps Getting Worse

InSight Crime 02 Dec 2021
Thousands of illegal miners flocked to the Madeira River to search the riverbed for gold, causing great environmental damage, while local and federal authorities bickered about who was to blame ... According to the AP investigation, the miners, while working illegally, had banded together in an almost collegiate atmosphere ... "We know that we're illegal.
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Russian Cryptocurrency Miners Will be Subject to Increased Electricity Prices Even if They Work from Home

Coin Idol 01 Dec 2021
Therefore, there is no way for miners to benefit from residential electricity rates ... Mining cryptocurrencies definitely falls under the latter, even if the miners work from home ... Even without special tariffs, Russia has problems with miners illegally using electricity without paying for it properly.
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