Vedanta, Dongria Kondhs and the fight over natural resources.

The plan by the London-based Vedanta Resources to mine bauxite in Orissa a key part of a giant aluminium complex which the company is building in the mineral-rich eastern state could be jeopardised if the Environment Ministry accepts the findings of a report by a government appointed committee.

The complete story, here. Also see the second part of this story, titled “Ministry alarmed at complaints against co”.