The Railways will run its first Buddhist Circuit train from this Saturday to October 26 covering sites related to Gautam Buddha in India and Nepal. IRCTC will run the train covering destinations like Lumbini, where Buddha was born; Bodhgaya, where he gained enlightenment
The National Green Tribunal has expressed concern over the pollution caused during loading and unloading of goods such as cement at railway siding and directed the public transporter to evolve an appropriate mechanism to address it. A siding, in rail terminology, is a low-speed track section distinct from a running line.
India will chart its own course of energy transition in a responsible manner even as it is said to be a key driver of global energy demand in coming decades, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Tuesday.
Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy on Monday said its resolution plan for Ind-Barath Energy under corporate insolvency proceedings has been approved by Committee of Creditors. Ind-Barath Energy has a 700 megawatts (MW) under-construction thermal power project in Odisha.
The BSES discoms will let users recharge their pre-paid electricity metres through e-wallets or its mobile application and website, said a company spokesperson on Friday. The BSES discoms– BYPL and BRPL have extended the facility to recharge pre-paid
Power minister R K Singh on Friday directed the state governments to clear dues of power generation companies, a step which he said will boost investor sentiment and attract investments. The minister said that attracting investments is one of the major challenges that is being faced by the sector.
Crude oil prices rose 1.88 per cent to Rs 3,856 per barrel on Friday as speculators created fresh positions amid positive global trends. Analysts said raising of bets by participants kept crude prices higher in futures trade.
Can you guess which is the cleanest railway station in India? According to a survey conducted by the Indian Railways under the ‘Swachh Rail Swachh Bharat’ campaign, Jaipur tops the list. Not far behind are Jodhpur, Durgapura and Jammu Tawi ranking second, third and fourth, respectively.
Crude oil futures fell 0.77 per cent to Rs 3,736 per barrel on Thursday after speculators booked profits at existing levels amid subdued spot demand. Crude oil for delivery in October was trading lower by Rs 29, or 0.77 per cent, to Rs 3,736 per barrel with a business volume of 16,902 lots on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX).
India is likely to face heat in the near future due to various emerging fault lines in the Gulf. While Gulf managed to ensure stability amidst the Syrian crisis in particular and Arab Spring in general, recent events in the Gulf cast doubt on the long term stability of the region.