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.
Railways minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu today said his ministry has already started investing to connect India with its neighbouring countries, mainly Bangladesh.
India and Russia today agreed to strive towards building an “energy bridge” and enhance cooperation in energy sector, including nuclear, hydrocarbon and renewable sources.
State-owned Oil India Ltd today reported 96 per cent drop in its March quarter net profit after it brought on books the additional royalties paid to Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has given approval to the infrastructure projects, worth Rs 166 crore, for the construction of bridges and roads in the state.
The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) was today tasked with preparing a roadmap on using the premises of the Badarpur coal-fired plant, which is set to shut operations by July next year. At a meeting chaired by Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal, options on managing the flyash of the plant, run by the NTPC, was also explored, a government official said.
Adani Enterprises, the flagship firm of Adani Group, today reported a 60 per cent jump in its consolidated net profit to Rs 221 crore for the fourth quarter ended March on the back of higher contribution from coal trading.
The government today approved a proposal to allocate 2.5 per cent of the Central Road Fund (CRF) for National Waterways that would result in about Rs 2,000 crore proceeds per annum for their development.
The government today said it is keen to share the latest technology in renewable energy with Africa to power the remotest and poorest corners of the second largest continent.
No evidence of socioeconomic benefits in India’s rural communities after electrification: Researchers
Social scientists from the US and the UK have found that providing electricity to rural communities in India has not brought about the socioeconomic benefits that were predicted.