From April 1, those with wait-listed train tickets will get an option of selecting a “Vikalp”, an alternative choice of any other train on the same route, if the original ticket does not get confirmed on the day of the journey.
The environment ministry has turned down the power ministry’s proposal of letting the regional officials grant forest clearances (FCs) for hydro projects that have an area up to 40 hectares.
Oil prices fell on Monday as rising U.S. drilling activity and steady supplies from OPEC countries despite touted production cuts pressured already-bloated markets.
Putting and end to speculations, the BJP on Saturday declared Yogi Adityanath as the next chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, according to news agency ANI. Yogi, who is an MP from Gorakhpur, is known for having a staunch Hindutva ideology and making anti-Muslim statements.
The Income Tax department has started countrywide raids against petrol pump owners and LPG distributors for alleged conversion of banned Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes by way of currency deposits in excess of actual sales during the demonetisation period.
Core problem of NPAs is large corporates in steel, power, infrastructure, textile sectors: Arun Jaitley
The rate of rise in bank’s non-performing assets has slowed down in the March quarter and the steel sector has started showing signs of improvement, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Wednesday.
All power plants, which are over 25 years old, will be phased out and converted into ‘super critical plants’ to augment generation capacity and reduce pollution, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday.
THE Antyodaya Express to Tatanagar (Jamshedpur) in Jharkhand will be inaugurated by Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu through video-conferencing from the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) Saturday.
Despite a surplus scenario in the power sector, the tendency of states to overdraw from the grid is rising, with the volume of over-drawls failing to see a decreasing trend that is typical of a surplus scenario.
The inter-ministerial group on labour, headed by finance minister Arun Jaitley, in its meeting on Wednesday broadly agreed on the proposed labour code on wages.