Mining conglomerate Vedanta Ltd’s consolidated profit after tax doubled to Rs 1,525 crore for the quarter through June, driven by strong show in zinc and oil and gas businesses, the company said today.
Oil minister Dharmendr Pradhan is oiling ties with Baghdad as Iraq has emerged as the new ‘Oil King’ for New Delhi, beating Saudi Arabia as its largest supplier of crude.
The U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it may revise auto fuel efficiency requirements starting with the 2021 model year, a year earlier than previously disclosed, and could adopt lower standards through 2025.
According to an internal assessment by the Andhra Pradesh government, there has been a sharp rise in the greenhouse gasemissions (GHG) from 54 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent in 2005-06 to 103 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent in 2013-14.
Students may soon be able to get a learner’s driving licence at their colleges. According to a proposal by Delhi government, college principals and university registrars will be authorised to issue the licence.
The Indian economy is forecast to grow at 7.2% in 2017-18 and 7.7% in 2018-19, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in its latest forecast on Monday.
The Noida Authorityhas invited an expression of interest (EOI) from firms to convert streetlights into energy-saving LEDs.
India will stay ahead of China in growth sweepstakes in 2017 as well as 2018, said the International Monetary Fund (IMF) while retaining the country’s GDP forecast at 7.2 per cent for the current fiscal.
Soon, passengers travelling to Goa by Tejas Express will be welcomed on board by hostesses, like on flights. After deploying hostesses on the New Delhi-Agra Gatiman Express, the railways is set to introduce the service on the premier Mumbai-Goa train.
The state government has finally accepted the modified plan for the proposed Mahakaran Metro station and is likely to deliver the site to Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation on Monday.