India UpdatePublished by MAC on 2006-01-19
19th January 2006
The repercussions of the Kalinganagar massacre on January 2nd continue to reverberate, with counter-accusation following accusation. Among the international media, only the New York Times has given any real attention to this appalling event.
Meanwhile, the British company, Vedanta Resources plc, announces it will open its largescale Lanjigarh alumina refinery in Orissa, over the next six months. Yet, new figures suggest that India could almost meet its current demand for aluminium - simply by recycling scrap.