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November 15, 2018, Thursday

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Out Of 18,450 Villages Without Electricity, Over 16,000 Now Electrified, Says Union Minister RK Singh

Out Of 18,450 Villages Without Electricity, Over 16,000 Now Electrified, Says Union Minister RK Singh

Union Minister of State for Power and New and Renewable Energy RK Singh today said that the government was committed to providing electricty to un-electrified households by 2019.

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India To Explore Foreign Markets For Surplus Power: R K Singh

India To Explore Foreign Markets For Surplus Power: R K Singh

India will explore foreign markets like Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh for its surplus power generation capacity, Power Minister R K Singh said today.

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NHPC Net Profit Jumps Over 3-fold At Rs 687 Crore In December Quarter

NHPC Net Profit Jumps Over 3-fold At Rs 687 Crore In December Quarter

State-run hydro power giant NHPC today posted 220 per cent jump in its net profit at Rs 687.93 crore in the quarter ended December 2017, mainly on account of higher revenue.

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Coal India Target For Power Sector Pegged At 513 mn Tonnes For Next Fiscal

Coal India Target For Power Sector Pegged At 513 mn Tonnes For Next Fiscal

Coal India would produce 513 million tonnes of coal in 2018-19 and offer 12 million tonnes via e-auction to meet the power sector's demand.

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Assam Govt Announces CID Inquiry Into Illegal Coal Trade And Smuggling

Assam Govt Announces CID Inquiry Into Illegal Coal Trade And Smuggling

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary, replying on behalf of the home minister, made the announcement in the state Assembly here, and said the government was determined to root out corruption.

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Siemens Gamesa Signs 160 Megawatt Solar Deal In India

Siemens Gamesa Signs 160 Megawatt Solar Deal In India

Siemens Gamesa, the world’s second-largest wind turbine manufacturer, announced this week that it is expanding its solar business, after successfully securing an order to provide a complete turnkey EPC solution for 160 megawatts of solar in India.

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Mittal Vs Ruias: The Battle For Essar Steel

Mittal Vs Ruias: The Battle For Essar Steel

LN Mittal's dream to have a steel facility in his home country has been an unfulfilled one. For someone who has steel plants all over the world, including in South-East Asia, Europe and the US, this has been one inexplicable vacuum in his global footprint.

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Abu Dhabi's State Oil Company To Help Fill India's Strategic Reserve: Dharmendra Pradhan

Abu Dhabi's State Oil Company To Help Fill India's Strategic Reserve: Dharmendra Pradhan

India hopes Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) will send the first shipment of crude oil to fill the country's 0.75 million tonnes strategic petroleum reserve at Mangalore starting in May, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said in New Delhi on Tuesday.

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Bulk LPG Tankers Go On Strike In East, South India, May Affect Supply

Bulk LPG Tankers Go On Strike In East, South India, May Affect Supply

LPG supply may be "partially" affected if the strike, called by the bulk LPG transport tankers from Monday in the eastern and southern Indian states, continues.

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India's Oil Consumption Grows At Fastest Pace In 14 Months

India's Oil Consumption Grows At Fastest Pace In 14 Months

Total oil consumption expanded at the fastest pace in 14 months to 16.9 million tons from 15.3 million a year ago, according to the oil ministry's Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell.

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B V Rama Gopal Takes Over As Director (Refineries) At Indian Oil Corp

B V Rama Gopal Takes Over As Director (Refineries) At Indian Oil Corp

Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the country's largest fuel retailer, today announced B V Rama Gopal has taken over as Director (Refineries) on the Board of the company with effect from February 12, 2018.

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Gail India Tenders To Buy LNG Cargoes For March : Trade Sources

Gail India Tenders To Buy LNG Cargoes For March : Trade Sources

GAIL (India) has launched a tender to buy two liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes for delivery in March, trade sources said on Tuesday.

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IEA Says OPEC Has Almost Cleared Oil Glut But Faces Shale Danger

IEA Says OPEC Has Almost Cleared Oil Glut But Faces Shale Danger

OPEC and its allies have almost achieved their goal of clearing an oil glut, but their efforts could be derailed by rising supplies from the U.S. and other rivals, the International Energy Agency said.

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US to overtake Saudi Arabia as crude oil producer, says International Energy Agency

US to overtake Saudi Arabia as crude oil producer, says International Energy Agency

The United States are set to overtake Saudi Arabia as the world’s number two oil producer this year, as shale companies, attracted by rising prices, ramp up drilling, the International Energy Agency said today.

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Highest Since August 2014: Diesel Prices At Record Rs 61.74 Per Litre, Petrol Cross Rs 71

Highest Since August 2014: Diesel Prices At Record Rs 61.74 Per Litre, Petrol Cross Rs 71

Diesel prices have touched a record high of Rs 61.74 per litre and petrol prices have crossed Rs 71 as international oil rates continue to rally.

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Government Must Offer Policy Certainty In Upstream Investments: Vedanta

Government Must Offer Policy Certainty In Upstream Investments: Vedanta

The government must be disruptive in its fiscal incentives and offer policy certainty to attract investment in the upstream sector to meits ambition of cutting oil import by a tenth, the chief executive of Vedanta Oil and Gas business has said.

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Biofuels: An Opportunity For India

Biofuels: An Opportunity For India

India is often berated for being late in planning and solving our social, economic and infrastructure issues. This results in the country moving from one crisis to another.

 

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Blast At Cochin Shipyard Kills 5, Injures 11; Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari Orders Inquiry

Blast At Cochin Shipyard Kills 5, Injures 11; Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari Orders Inquiry

Five people have reportedly been killed and at least 11 injured in a blast at Cochin Shipyard. The explosion happened on an offshore oil rig owned by ONGC.

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15 Trains Cancelled Due To Operational Reason In Delhi

15 Trains Cancelled Due To Operational Reason In Delhi

At least 15 trains have been cancelled and 25 trains are running late in Delhi due to operational reasons on Tuesday as per the Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO), Northern Railways.

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Indian Railways To Announce 10,000 Km Of High-Speed Rail Corridors

Indian Railways To Announce 10,000 Km Of High-Speed Rail Corridors

The Ministry of Railways is planning to announce 10,000 kilometres of new high-speed corridors in April 2018 for trains to run at speed of 200-250 kilometres per hour, the Times of India has reported.

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Nitin Gadkari Releases India’s First Manual On Road Expansion

Nitin Gadkari Releases India’s First Manual On Road Expansion

Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday released India’s first highway capacity manual ‘Indo-HCM’ which will guide road engineers and policymakers on issues related to road expansion.

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Reliance Aerostructure-Thales Joint Venture Gets CCI Nod

Reliance Aerostructure-Thales Joint Venture Gets CCI Nod

Competition Commission has approved the joint venture between Reliance Aerostructure and Thales India, according to sources.

 

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Railways To Promote Heritage Preservation; Here’s Why

Railways To Promote Heritage Preservation; Here’s Why

Indian Railways to promote heritage preservation! In a bid to promote heritage preservation in Indian Railways, the Railway Ministry has decided to take certain reformative measures.

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Railway Recruitment 2018: Indian Railways Offers Over 90000 Jobs, Do You Fit The Bill? Find Out

Railway Recruitment 2018: Indian Railways Offers Over 90000 Jobs, Do You Fit The Bill? Find Out

The Indian Railways in one of the biggest recruitment drive recently announced a number of job vacancies for interested and eligible aspirants across states.

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Overnight Inter-City Travel By Trains Could Soon Be At 250 Kmph

Overnight Inter-City Travel By Trains Could Soon Be At 250 Kmph

Overnight intercity travel could soon get faster as railways plans to run trains at a speed of 200-250 kmph on new high speed corridors to be announced in April this year.

 

 

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Suburban Rail Report Likely In 4 Months

Suburban Rail Report Likely In 4 Months

The city's ambitious suburban rail project is on track. The Rail India Technical and Economic Service (RITES) is expected to submit a detailed project report (DPR) in three to four months.

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Govt Banks On Privatisation To Meet Rs 800 bn Divestment Target In FY19

Govt Banks On Privatisation To Meet Rs 800 bn Divestment Target In FY19

The Centre is planning privatisation, or strategic sale, of a number of state-owned companies and properties to meet its budgeted target of Rs 800 billion for 2018-19.

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