Coal imports by power utilities fell by 22.23 per cent to 3.73 million tonnes in April mainly due to decline in shipments by imported coal based power projects in the country.
With a lot at stake in Iran, India on Wednesday urged the US and its allies to engage constructively with Tehran and resolve issues arisen after Washington pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal.
To encouraging cashless transactions and to make Indian Railways truly digital, Indian Railway has started cashless delivery of meals on train. This would help check overcharging on food items to the passengers, claim the officials. The catering staff members would be given PoS (point of sale) terminal machines and stringent action would be taken against the staff members if they fail to produce the bills against the food purchased, the officers warn.
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya, Bhopal in association with Ministry of Railway and Bhopal division, West Central Railway is organizing a cultural festival under the National Rail Week Award function.
Confusion prevailed over a reported directive by the Centre to State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) not to increase retail petrol and diesel prices by absorbing a part of the losses due to the recent hike in global crude oil prices.
Over the past few years, the Indian power sector has witnessed some transformational changes that are set to alter the very structure of the power industry in the times to come.
An awareness programme on nuclear energy was organized in government Holkar Science College, Indore as part of a nation-wide campaign to generate awareness about importance of energy and to dispel the misconceptions related to nuclear energy.
The holy city of Varanasi is soon likely to get a railway station named “Banaras”.
Based on the proposal of Chhattisgarh Railway Corporation Limited (CRCL) , Ministry of Railways has granted ‘in principle approval’ for new BG (Electrified) line proposed by CRCL between Kharsia-Baloda Bazar-Naya Raipur-Durg Corridor measuring approximately 266 Kms, the Central Government has informed.
India-Vietnam relations scaled another height with the successful three-day visit of Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang to India from March 2 to 4, 2018, during which some important agreements were inked.