With a push to infrastructure mainly expressways and the tourism, the Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday tabled the supplementary budget of Rs 13,594.87 crore for financial year 2019-20 to meet additional expenditure to proceed with the development projects.
The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has approved the power purchase agreements (PPAs) for 500 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects which were tendered and auctioned by the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL).
Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy government on Thursday slammed Telegu Desam Party chief N Chandrababu Naidu for claiming that there were no irregularities in Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) signed by the former government.
IRCTC Tourism is offering a tour package to Kerala at a starting price of Rs. 29,910 per person. The four-night and five-day trip will cover destinations such as Kochi, Munnar and Kumarakom, according to IRCTC Tourism’s website, irctctourism.com.
IRCTC or Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, the e-ticketing arm of Indian Railways, has set certain rules for booking and cancellation of train tickets. Passengers can book a ticket up to 120 days in advance for all classes and trains, according to IRCTC’s website – irctc.co.in.
The government’s move to hike the special excise duty and the road and infrastructure cess by Re 1 per litre each in the Budget is likely to marginally lift their revenue without much impact on Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Wholesale Price Index (WPI) inflations.
The Gujarat government is planning to upgrade the state’s installed capacity in the renewable energy sector to an ambitious 30,000 megawatt (MW) by 2022 and announced a special subsidy scheme to encourage solar energy in a big way.
Privatisation of electricity distribution, divesting stake in public sector undertakings such as Shipping Corporation of India Ltd. and NMDC Ltd., creation of a National Water and Irrigation Authority and other suggestions made at Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Conventional rail coaches are being replaced with LHB coaches in a phased manner and action has also been initiated to acquire technology for making aluminium body coaches, the government said on Wednesday.
A special court Monday ordered framing of charges against industrialist Naveen Jindal and four others in a case pertaining to coal block allocation scam.