India is experiencing some of the greatest structural changes as bold new reforms like note ban and GST have put the country firmly on a sustainable growth path, oil cartel OPEC’s Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo said on Tuesday.
As India plans to give a robust push to promote the use of electric vehicles, a top scientist says the hydrogen-based system would be the right choice in the long run given its potential to become the fuel of the next generation.
As the government looks for a booster shot for the faltering economy, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said the Reserve Bank should help reignite stalled projects by creating a framework for restarting them.
The stampede at Mumbai’s Elphinstone Road railway station foot overbridge, which killed 23 and injured many more, appears to be a case of criminal negligence by authorities as repeated petitions by over a hundred commuters in the past two years were ignored.
Vice-president M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday urged the people to work towards ending open defecation and join the “public movement” to achieve the goal of a ‘Clean India’ by October 2, 2019, the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off the country’s third Mahamana Express from his Lok Sabha constituency of Varanasi on September 22, senior railway officials said on Tuesday.
India will roll out nearly 100,000 battery-powered buses and autorickshaws onto its sulphurous city streets in the coming weeks, setting it on the bumpy road to making new vehicle sales all-electric by 2030.
Why should Prime Minister Modi focus on bullet trains when basic safety measures are not ensured in our transport system? Bullet trains won’t benefit a chunk of the country,
The Supreme Court on Tuesday banned transportation of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR for Dussehra and Diwali, with an emphasis on “health of children should be of foremost concern in this regard.”
Dharmendra Pradhan performed well in a scheme close to PM Modi – Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – through which LPG connections have been provided to 2.5 crore people.
Like another Minister of State who has been elevated to Cabinet rank Piyush Goyal, Pradhan’s political career has also risen steeply in the BJP. He is perceived to have worked well with the twin responsibilities of an MoS and a party worker.