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March 21, 2019, Thursday

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India's thermal coal imports likely to rise 10% in 2019: Adani Power

India's thermal coal imports likely to rise 10% in 2019: Adani Power

India's thermal coal imports could rise by about 10 percent to 174-177 million tonnes in 2019, an executive from Adani Power said on February 19.

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Discoms continue to miss on UDAY targets

Discoms continue to miss on UDAY targets

Distribution companies continued to miss targets on power supply losses under the Ujjwal Discom Assurance Yojna (UDAY), with states like Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh lagging far behind the actual targets.

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Power generator NTPC faces coal crisis, shuts a unit

Power generator NTPC faces coal crisis, shuts a unit

NTPC Ltd has shut down Talcher Super Thermal Power Station (TSTPS) after coal stock in its stockyard plummeted due to strike by local villagers.

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NLC India gains 2% as co joins hands with NHPC on power trading

NLC India gains 2% as co joins hands with NHPC on power trading

Shares of NLC India added 2.3 percent in the early trade on Tuesday after company joined hands with NHPC on power trading

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Maharashtra solar auction winning tariffs remain unchanged at Rs 2.74 per unit

Maharashtra solar auction winning tariffs remain unchanged at Rs 2.74 per unit

Tariffs in Maharashtra's latest solar auctionfor 1,000 MW, held on Monday, remained almost unchanged from the last one conducted eight months ago, with mostly domestic developers participating.

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Petrol, diesel set to get dearer as global crude prices surge

Petrol, diesel set to get dearer as global crude prices surge

Petrol and diesel were priced at Rs 70.91 per litre and Rs 66.11 per litre respectively in Delhi on Monday. Since February 10, petrol and diesel are up 63 paise and 55 paise per litre, respectively.

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Petrol, diesel price hiked for 6th consecutive day: Check today's rates here

Petrol, diesel price hiked for 6th consecutive day: Check today's rates here

State-controlled oil marketing companies increased retail petrol and prices for the sixth consecutive day on Tuesday. After today’s rate revision, petrol became dearer by 9-11 paise while diesel price was hiked by 6-7 paise per litre across metropolitan cities of the country. In Delhi, petrol price peaked to Rs 71 a litre as against Rs 70.91 on Monday while diesel …

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Oil Hits Three-Month High on Tightening Supply

Oil Hits Three-Month High on Tightening Supply

Oil prices briefly hit a three-month high on Tuesday, boosted by falling exports from Saudi Arabia. Investors also continued to monitor trade talks between the U.S. and China for their implications for global growth.

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India's fuel demand rose 6.4 percent year-on-year in January

India's fuel demand rose 6.4 percent year-on-year in January

India's fuel demand rose 6.4 percent in January compared with the same month last year.

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One of India's biggest gas companies Indane 'leaked' millions of Aadhaar numbers and other details on its website, claims report

One of India's biggest gas companies Indane 'leaked' millions of Aadhaar numbers and other details on its website, claims report

Last year the Indian government received criticism from several users for instances of their Aadhaar details being leaked on the web

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Maharashtra to move planned Saudi Aramco refinery after farmers protest

Maharashtra to move planned Saudi Aramco refinery after farmers protest

Stare-run oil companies and Saudi Aramco have teamed up to build the USD 44 billion refinery, which is aimed at giving India steady fuel supplies while meeting Saudi Arabia’s need to secure regular buyers for its oil.

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India's fuel demand rose 6.4% year-on-year in January

India's fuel demand rose 6.4% year-on-year in January

Consumption of fuel, a proxy for oil demand, totalled 18.34 million tonnes, data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the oil ministry showed.

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Brent oil eases from 2019 highs as markets await trade talks outcome

Brent oil eases from 2019 highs as markets await trade talks outcome

Brent crude oil prices eased away from 2019 highs on Tuesday on caution that economic growth may dent fuel demand this year, although supply cuts led by producer cartel OPEC still meant markets were relatively tight.

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AITUC condemns plan to auction oil, gas blocks of ONGC, OIL

AITUC condemns plan to auction oil, gas blocks of ONGC, OIL

A central trade union on Monday condemned the plan to privatise 97 oil and gas fields discovered by state-run oil firms, terming it as a "quid pro quo" by the government to corporates.

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Goods Train Derails In Jharkhand, Rail Traffic On Route Affected

Goods Train Derails In Jharkhand, Rail Traffic On Route Affected

A goods train derailed between Khalari and Ray stations near Jharkhand's Ranchi today, disrupting train movement in Dhanbad Rail Division,

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ABB wins Rs 270-cr order from Indian Railways

ABB wins Rs 270-cr order from Indian Railways

Feb 19 Swiss power major ABB said Tuesday that it has bagged a Rs 270-crore order for train technologies from Indian Railways.

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Indian Railways leads world by example! PM Modi flags off 1st ever diesel to electric conversion locomotive

Indian Railways leads world by example! PM Modi flags off 1st ever diesel to electric conversion locomotive

Indian Railways leads the way for the world! Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious ‘Make in India’ initiative, Indian Railways has created history by converting a diesel locomotive into electric locomotive for the first time in the world.

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Northern railway proposes private security to handle crowd at railway-station

Northern railway proposes private security to handle crowd at railway-station

The Northern Railway has asked the Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation Limited (IRSDC) to explore the possibility of employing private security agencies to regulate crowd at the Chandigarh railway station.

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IRCTC’s Golden Triangle with Safari tour package is awesome, check details here

IRCTC’s Golden Triangle with Safari tour package is awesome, check details here

IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) is offering 8 days’ amazing tour package for tourists. This Indian Railways tourism package will start from Pune and will take tourists to Ranthambore National Park, Agra, Mathura and Jaipur

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Indian Railways does a Gully Boy! Warns ticketless passengers in rap style with new ‘Tera Time Aayega’ video

Indian Railways does a Gully Boy! Warns ticketless passengers in rap style with new ‘Tera Time Aayega’ video

Indian Railways passengers, heed this warning! Don’t travel ticketless on trains as “Tera Time Aayega”! Inspired by Bollywood’s new film Gully Boy.

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MEA delegation visit Agartala-Akhaura railway site

MEA delegation visit Agartala-Akhaura railway site

A six-member delegation of the MEA Tuesday visited the Agartala-Akhaura railway site in the Indian side and left for neighbouring Bangladesh for a field visit there, official sources said.

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Indian Railways push for North-east! New LHB coaches refurbishing facility means more jobs, passenger comfort

Indian Railways push for North-east! New LHB coaches refurbishing facility means more jobs, passenger comfort

Indian Railways is building a new infrastructure facility in the North-east and creating jobs! In what comes as good news both for the people of North-East and Indian Railways passengers.

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IRCTC’s safety drive! Indian Railways to induct cyber cell to curb illegal ticket bookings, gold, cash thefts

IRCTC’s safety drive! Indian Railways to induct cyber cell to curb illegal ticket bookings, gold, cash thefts

There have been many instances of illegal and unauthorised train ticket bookings especially during the peak time around festivities.

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Project report ready, metro linking Dwarka expressway set to get government nod

Project report ready, metro linking Dwarka expressway set to get government nod

After a delay of three months, the detailed project report of Gurugram metro route, which will link Huda City Centre with Sector 23, is finally ready, and has been submitted to Haryana Mass Rapid Transport Corporation(HMRTC), according to sources in the Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA). The project report has been prepared by RITES.

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India-Bangladesh Collectively Working To Boost Trade and Tourism

India-Bangladesh Collectively Working To Boost Trade and Tourism

While addressing a tourism convention, Bangladesh’s Assistant High Commissioner, Shah Mohammad Tanvir Monsur said: ” the Governments of Bangladesh and India are working on river routes, rail, and air connectivity to boost tourism.

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PM Narendra Modi flags off first ever diesel-to-electric converted locomotive in Varanasi

PM Narendra Modi flags off first ever diesel-to-electric converted locomotive in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the first ever 10,000 HP diesel-to-electric converted locomotive at the Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) on Tuesday.

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Gadkari to inaugurate upgraded portal for maritime sector

Gadkari to inaugurate upgraded portal for maritime sector

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari will inaugurate on Tuesday an upgraded version of e-commerce portal Port Community System (PCS) in Mumbai.

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