Bullet train concept not possible in India: TMC

Bullet train concept not possible in India: TMC

The bullet train concept is not possible in India and it is a “hoax” and a false promise of the government, the TMC on July 11 said in the Lok Sabha. Participating in the debate in Lok Sabha on demand of grants for Railways, TMC member Sudip Bandyopadhyay said these can be called as high […]

Fuel price hike may not push up inflation much

Fuel price hike may not push up inflation much

The government’s move to hike the special excise duty and the road and infrastructure cess by Re 1 per litre each in the Budget is likely to marginally lift their revenue without much impact on Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Wholesale Price Index (WPI) inflations.

N-fuel answer to country’s power needs, says Venkaiah

N-fuel answer to country’s power needs, says Venkaiah

City-based Atomic Mineral Directorate for Exploration and Research (AMD), which has adopted state-of-the-art exploration techniques to search for strategic minerals, found three lakh tonnes of uranium oxide reserves and 1,200 million tonnes of beach sand mineral resources in the country.