As the Centre gears up for the election year, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) has increased its national highway construction target to 45 kilometre per day, even though it failed to meet its earlier set target of 41 km daily.
Himachal Pradesh will take up the issue of its 7.19 per cent share in electricity generated from power projects run by Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) with the governments of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan to get the matter expedited.
‘Ujjwala’ in Hindi is “the bright one”. Among all schemes, Ujjwala is perhaps the ‘brightest’ gift given by the Narendra Modi government to the people of this country, as it has sought to illuminate the lives of millions of women.
What is it? The currency in circulation in India as on 6 April.Why is it important? Several states including Gujarat, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh and poll-bound Karnataka complained of cash shortage in ATMs on
Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday announced that India and the United States have decided to increase their co-operation in oil and gas, power, renewable energy and coal sectors.
With 20 projects of 1,500 MW capacity in pipeline, Rajasthan is targeting to increase its solar power generation to 3,780 MW by April next year in order to achieve the goal of 7,000 MW clean energy capacity in the next four years.
Gujarat cancelled a solar project auction it held in end-March without assigning any reasons. Industry sources said this was because the state government felt the tariff quoted by bidders to supply power was too high.
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has signed an agreement with the Government of India to provide loan assistance of 8,082 million Japanese Yen (approximately Rs 500 crore) for installation of intelligent transport systems in the city.
Recently, India hosted the heads of 23 nations and 10 ministerial representatives for the first International Solar Alliance (ISA) summit, which is expected to give a boost to India’s ambitions to lead global sustainable development.
Smart India Hackathon 2018 that showcased young talents bringing innovative technolgical solutions for several issues flagged by 27 ministries has awarded a project by Team Logic view which would reduce the use of paper in the Indian Railways and digitise the entire ticketing process with the first prize.