The winners and losers from a rise in oil prices

The winners and losers from a rise in oil prices

The oil price has bounced back from $50 a barrel at the start of the year to more than $71 thanks to US sanctions on Iran and Saudi Arabia’s caps on production. Among the clear beneficiaries of this rise in price have been oil giants such as BP and Royal Dutch Shell,

Residents oppose move to shift power meters

Residents oppose move to shift power meters

After TOI reported about the issue of excess electricity meters installed on a single pole in Sector 15 and a few other sectors in the city, causing risk to children, a team of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam(UHBVN) visited the spot to solve the problem, but the team had to return due to disagreement of residents.

Soon, stronger glass panes for Vande Bharat

Soon, stronger glass panes for Vande Bharat

After constituting special teams and installing additional CCTV’s to curb the menace of stone pelting on India first semi high-speed train, Vande Bharat, efforts are on introduce a technology which would protect the glass panes of the window of this train.

Minister hints at hike in electricity charges

Minister hints at hike in electricity charges

Power minister M M Mani has given strong hints about a possible hike in power tariff in the near future. The minister told the assembly on Tuesday that the government had no other option but to go for an increase in the power tariff since the KSEB had accumulated a debt of Rs 7,300 crore.