Consumers may have to burn a larger hole in their pockets to keep their vehicles running as retail prices of petrol and diesel are set to hit all-time high levels all over again soon.
Thoothukudi district proudly projected to be an emerging power generation hub of South India has, however, lost its sheen recently due to the Tamil Nadu government’s inconsistent power policy.
Chennai has the potential to harness solar energy enough to reduce the demand by at least 20 per cent says a report by Greenpeace India and Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute (GERMI).
The violence and police firing in Thoothukudi that claimed 13 lives rocked the Tamil Nadu assembly on Tuesday with Chief Minister K Palaniswami blaming the DMK, and “some anti-social elements” for the violence and maintaining that the subsequent police action was “unavoidable”.
Hearings have begun on the arbitration challenge mounted by mining billionaire Anil Agarwal-led Cairn India against a Rs 20,500 crore retrospective tax demand and a final order is expected in next few months, sources privy to the development said.
Work is at full swing to complete Nepal-India cross border petroleum pipeline project from Motihari to Amlekhgunj.
Rail Vikas Bhavan (DRM office campus), Pattabhipuram, Guntur, has been selected as the first IGBC Green Campus Platinum rating (existing) in Indian Railways.
The electricity spot prices are expected to flare up further in summers causing pain for state-owned power distribution companies.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal while speaking at the Annual India Partners Meet, about the expansion of Railway networks across the country and hindrance in punctuality due to development said that he is taking tough calls keeping in mind the long-term impact in the Indian Railways.
Iranian President Dr Hassan Rouhani met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind on the last day of his three-day visit to India at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Saturday.