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November 20, 2018, Tuesday

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Yogi Adityanath meets Modi, discusses development projects

Yogi Adityanath meets Modi, discusses development projects

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and some Union Ministers regarding various development projects in his state.

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CHANGE OF GUARDS AT GE:

GE’s next boss John L Flannery credited for transforming company’s operations in India

GE’s next boss John L Flannery credited for transforming company’s operations in India

John L Flannery will replace Jeff Immelt as the chairman and chief executive of General Electric (GE), as the conglomerate ends the 16-year reign of the high-profile CEO and elevates the insider who quietly turned around GE’s Indian operations and the global healthcare business.

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Power Ministry close to resolve stressed power projects : Piyush Goyal

Power Ministry close to resolve stressed power projects : Piyush Goyal

Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said that the government is close to resolving bad loans made in the power industry mainly by some of the thermal and hydro power projects.

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How India became power surplus country in three years: Piyush Goyal lists out achievements

How India became power surplus country in three years: Piyush Goyal lists out achievements

Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, today said India has become a power surplus country in the last three years of NDA government at the Centre and there is no shortage of electricity or coal.

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Karnataka denying right of way to Southern power grid: Piyush Goyal

Karnataka denying right of way to Southern power grid: Piyush Goyal

The capacity of India's southern electricity grid has increased 89 per cent in the last three years and the Centre plans to double it in the next three years, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday while blaming the Karnataka government for posing hurdles to these plans.

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UP govt to go berserk against power theft; 6 villages left to be electrified: Piyush Goyal

UP govt to go berserk against power theft; 6 villages left to be electrified: Piyush Goyal

A day after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath met Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal in New Delhi, Mr Goyal today warned that UP has planned to go for major drive against power theft and said only six villages in the state were left with electrification.

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Coal India will set up 1,000 Megawatt solar power generation capacity: Piyush Goyal

Coal India will set up 1,000 Megawatt solar power generation capacity: Piyush Goyal

Power, coal, mines and renewable energy minister Piyush Goyal has announced that state-owned miner Coal India Ltd (CIL) will set up 1,000 Megawatt (Mw) solar power generation capacity in a bid to reduce its carbon footprint.

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Gaushalas to have their own bio-gasification equipment: Piyush Goyal

Gaushalas to have their own bio-gasification equipment: Piyush Goyal

All large 'Gaushalas' across thecountry will soon have their own biogasification equipment and bottling unit to make good use of bio waste, New and Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal said today.

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Goyal links '24x7 Power' with consumer honesty

Goyal links '24x7 Power' with consumer honesty

Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday linked 24x7 power supply with the transmission and distribution (T&D) losses and consumer honesty.

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Coal India: Near-term concerns cloud earnings outlook

Rising costs and downgrades of its mines coupled with weak quarterly performance saw the Coal India stock hit its 52-week lows recently.

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Coal India Ltd plans to shut 37 nonviable mines in fiscal 2017-2018

Coal India Ltd plans to shut 37 nonviable mines in fiscal 2017-2018

State-owned Coal India Limited plans to close 37 mines in fiscal 2017-2018, running from April to March, the company said Friday.

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Spl Poilce stations to be setup in UP to curb power theft : Goyal

Spl Poilce stations to be setup in UP to curb power theft : Goyal

In order to put a check on the growing incidents of power theft and pilferage, the Uttar Pradesh Government may soon setup dedicated police stations and vigilance squads against the menace, the Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal said here today.

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No need to cap iron ore prices, plan to expand output: Government

No need to cap iron ore prices, plan to expand output: Government

 The mines ministry today said it has no plans to cap the prices of iron ore as there is no shortage of the key steel-making raw material.

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Haryana finalises additional FAR for projects with solar, waste plant

Haryana finalises additional FAR for projects with solar, waste plant

The Haryana government on Monday said additional floor area ratio (FAR) will be granted to builders who install solar units and solid waste management plants in their projects.

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Trina Solar’s PV Modules Operational in a 455 MW DC Solar Project developed by SB Energy (Softbank Group)

Trina Solar’s PV Modules Operational in a 455 MW DC Solar Project developed by SB Energy (Softbank Group)

Trina Solar’s PV modules have commenced operations in a 455MW DC solar power plant in Andhra Pradesh developed by SB Energy, a joint venture between SoftBank Group, Bharti Enterprises and Foxconn Technology Group.

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Multi-billion dollar Africa-India partnership aims to eradicate energy poverty

Multi-billion dollar Africa-India partnership aims to eradicate energy poverty

Pieces are falling into place for an important collaboration between India and Africa to end energy poverty.

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Indian Railways

Exit from Jharia coal belt to cost Indian railways Rs 2,500 crore

The Indian Railways is staring at a possible loss of over Rs 2,500 crore annually due to imminent closure of the 41-km long line between Chandrapura and Dhanbad as the land around the section in Jharia coalfields has started caving in due to underground fire.

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AP, Telangana discoms lock horns over dues

AP, Telangana discoms lock horns over dues

Power transmission has been suspended between Andhra Pradesh and Telangana following claims of non-payment of dues to each other by the discoms of the two states.

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Glencore doubles down on coal as mining rivals head for the exit

Glencore doubles down on coal as mining rivals head for the exit

The company, run by former coal trader Ivan Glasenberg, made a surprise eleventh-hour $3.5-billion bid for a huge patch of thermal coal-rich ground on Australia’s east coast controlled by Rio Tinto Group and Japan’s Mitsubishi Corp.

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Crude oil, fuel shipping costs from Qatar set to rise on port ban

Crude oil, fuel shipping costs from Qatar set to rise on port ban

The costs to ship fuel and crude oil from Qatar are expected to rise after the United Arab Emirates banned vessels that previously called at Qatar from docking at UAE ports, multiple sources from the oil and shipping sectors said on Monday.

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Steep increase likely in crude oil import bill

Steep increase likely in crude oil import bill

India’s crude oil import bill could jump a quarter in 2017-18 on estimates of higher average oil rates after a price collapse sharply brought down payments in the previous two years.

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Daily revision of oil prices won’t hurt petrol pump dealers: HPCL

Daily revision of oil prices won’t hurt petrol pump dealers: HPCL

The decision by Indian motor-fuel companies to revise prices everyday wouldn’t financially hurt retailers, state-run Hindustan Petroleum said Monday, seeking to address concerns that the move would inflate administrative costs for the dealers.

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Daily fuel price revision: Crucial meet tomorrow between oil firms, dealers

Daily fuel price revision: Crucial meet tomorrow between oil firms, dealers

In a bid to iron out differences over the crucial issue of daily revision of petrol and diesel prices, India’s three state-run Oil Marketing Companies will meet representatives of the petroleum dealers association on Tuesday.

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Private petro firms to also revise fuel prices daily

Private petro firms to also revise fuel prices daily

Taking a cue from state-run oil marketing companies (OMCs), private sector fuel retailers Reliance Industries, Essar Oil and Shell India are likely to revise motor fuel prices on a daily basis from Friday.

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IndianOil to train dealers before daily price revision roll-out

IndianOil to train dealers before daily price revision roll-out

State-run IndianOil on Monday said that it will impart "extensive training" to its dealers for a smooth roll-out of the daily price revision mechanism for petrol and diesel products.

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Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Security-free LPG connection disbursal launched

Minister of State for Shipping, Road Transport and Highways Pon. Radhakrishnan launched Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) here on Monday by handing over 1,000 security-free LPG connections to beneficiaries.

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CRUDE OIL Price

Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket was US$ 46.69 per bbl on 09.06.2017

The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 46.69 per barrel (bbl) on 09.06.2017.

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India's fuel demand rose 5.4 per cent year-on-year in May: Government

India's fuel demand rose 5.4 per cent year-on-year in May: Government

Fuel demand rose 5.4 per cent in May, compared with the same period last year.

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Here's how you can check the daily price change from June 16

Here's how you can check the daily price change from June 16

In May, the three fuel marketing companies initiated a pilot project in Puducherry and Vizag in southern India, Udaipur in the West, Jamshedpur in the East and Chandigarh in the North to revise petrol and diesel prices every day, before implementing the mechanism nationwide in order to better shield themselves from volatility. 

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Rly revenue to take Rs 2,750 cr hit with shutting down of Jharia line

Rly revenue to take Rs 2,750 cr hit with shutting down of Jharia line

The Indian Railways will shut down its operations in a 35-kilo meter line between Chandrapura and Dhanbad from June 15, which will affect about 75 per cent of production of Bharat Coking Coal Ltd, a subsidiary of state-run Coal India Ltd. This is likely to hit the railways revenue by more than Rs 2,750 crore per annum.

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Underground mines fire: Railways to close Dhanbad-Chandrapur line

Underground mines fire: Railways to close Dhanbad-Chandrapur line

The Railway Board has cancelled 19 trains and diverted routes of seven after a mines fire reached close to tracks in the Dhanbad-Chandrapur segment, making it unsafe for use.

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Tejas Express lives up to name: Starts late but reaches well before time

Superfast Mumbai-Karmali Tejas Express is not named superfast for nothing. It lived up to its tag when it left the Karmali station three hours late and yet reached Mumbai CST a little before its scheduled arrival time.

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Railways to induct 40,000 refurbished coaches

Railways to induct 40,000 refurbished coaches

The state-run transporter will strengthen safety features in all existing conventional coaches equipping them with strong couplers to prevent capsizing during accidents.

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Marine pilots shortage may affect ship movement in major ports

Marine pilots shortage may affect ship movement in major ports

Shortage of marine pilots is likely to impact ship movements in major ports, unless the Shipping Ministry steps up efforts to strengthen the marine services commensurate with the growth in ports.

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IPRCL to construct 15 rail bridge projects near ports

Indian Port Rail Corporation Limited (IPRCL), a firm formed under the Sagarmala initiative with a mandate to improve port connectivity, has identified 15 rail over-bridge and under-bridge projects for construction to improve evacuation of port cargo.

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NIIF ready to provide last mile funding to stressed projects

NIIF ready to provide last mile funding to stressed projects

The National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) has said it is ready to provide last mile funding to stressed projects funded by banks.

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Haryana Roadways employees to go on strike tomorrow

Haryana Roadways employees to go on strike tomorrow

The Haryana Roadways Employees Union has decided to go on a one-day strike tomorrow protesting against the state government’s policy of granting permits to private operators.

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Railways: World’s highest rail bridge in Kashmir 30 metres higher than iconic Eiffel Tower; completion in June

Railways: World’s highest rail bridge in Kashmir 30 metres higher than iconic Eiffel Tower; completion in June

The world’s highest railway bridge that will soar 359 metres above the bed of river Chenab in Jammu and Kashmir will also be 30 metres higher than the iconic Eiffel Tower in Paris.

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