“We propose to create an integrated public sector ‘oil major’ which will be able to match the performance of international and domestic private sector oil and gas companies.” With this Budget 2017 speech Finance Minister set the ball rolling on merger of public sector oil companies. Analysts have welcomed the move but say that such […]
Harvard chemist and energy innovator Daniel G. Nocera is a man on a “renewable” mission. The inventor of the artificial leaf and co-creator of its bionic version plans to launch a pilot of the advanced technology in India with the assertion that a “renewable energy revolution will take place” in the country.
In India, 16 people die every hour in road accidents which boil down to 1 death in every 4 minutes. According to the recently
In a bid to check the alarming number of road accidents, the government today asked the states to identify “black spots
Road accidents in India take more lives than natural disasters and diseases do and these figures are on the rise. With the aim of addressing this problem
Four years after virtually abolishing Value Added Tax (VAT) on petrol as part of a poll promise, the Goa government today announced a seven per cent hike in VAT on the popular fuel.
Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday on expectations that US crude oil inventories are falling and on signs that oil producers are willing to stick to agreed output cuts that came into effect this week.
France on Thursday inaugurated the world’s first “solar highway”, a road paved with solar panels providing enough energy to power the street lights of the small Normandy town of Tourouvre.
The government is considering the possibility of beautifying the surroundings of Mumbai-Goa national highway along the seacoast on the lines of the road linking Los Angeles and San Francisco in the United States.
Qatar Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, who arrive here yesterday on a two-day official visit, will today hold talks with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on bilateral