In a reflection of how China’s leader Xi Jinping is personally pushing his pet One Belt, One Road (OBOR) global infrastructure initiative, the Communist Party of China (CPC) congress today passed an amendment to the party constitution to specifically mention the plan.
Train services on Sealdah-Krishnagar north-section up line were disrupted for around two hours today after a truck got stuck on the tracks near Kankinara station.
At least four vehicles and a railway-track laying machine were set ablaze allegedly by Maoists in Chhattisgarhs Dantewada district this evening, police said.
NASA has approved a second extension of the Dawn mission at Ceres, allowing the spacecraft to get a closer look at the largest object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.
The NDMC today launched from Rohini its ambitious project to replace over two lakh conventional street lights with LED fixtures in the next nine months, a move that will save Rs 50 crore of the civic body annually.
IIT-Roorkee today said it has become a part of an Indo-US consortium working on a project for smart energy distribution system, Smart Grids.
Reliance Industries has exited the last of its overseas oil and gas assets after it relinquished two blocks in Myanmar.
Blaming power producers for low coal stocks at plants, Coal Secretary Susheel Kumar has asserted that there is no shortage of coal and plants should adhere to the Central Electricity Authoritys guidelines for stocking of the dry fuel.
A sustainable house designed and built by IITians runs on energy collected by rooftop solar panels and even generates excess energy on bright sunny days to be stored for future purposes.
Reliance Infrastructure has entered into a period of exclusivity with Adani Transmission for proposed sale of its integrated business of generation, transmission and distribution of power for Mumbai.