Power employees call for two-day nationwide strike from January 8 in Uttar Pradesh

A meeting of the NCCOEEE held at New Delhi on Saturday decided that around 1.5 million power employees and engineers will go on strike for two days in January.

Power employees call for two-day nationwide strike from January 8 in Uttar Pradesh

National Coordination Committee of Electricity Employees and Engineers (NCCOEEE) has decided for a nationwide strike on January 8 and 9 to protest against the Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2014 and privatisation of the sector.

Railway Misses Track Renewal Targets

Railway Misses Track Renewal Targets

In what could affect the Indian Railways’ efforts to ensure safety of its passengers, about 13 of 16 zonal railways have failed to achieve targets for rail and sleeper renewals so far this year.

Petrol, diesel continue to touch a new height

Petrol, diesel continue to touch a new height

Citizens are yet to receive any respite from fuel prices, as the rates of petrol and diesel have once again witnessed a hike in the country on Friday. In New Delhi, petrol is being retailed at Rs 83.22 (increased by Rs 0. 22) per litre