Union Minister Nitin Gadkari expressed regret in the Lok Sabha on Thursday over hurdles like land acquisition and environment clearance faced by various road projects, saying the country must have a positive approach towards development.
Ameya Pimpalkhare is an Associate Fellow at ORF’s Mumbai Centre. He works on the themes of energy and transportation. His key research interests include: sustainable energy, energy management, sustainability and the Indian Railways. Ameya was a part of a project — Estimating the Rooftop Solar Potential of Greater Mumbai — done in collaboration with IIT Bombay. He has also … Continue reading “Rationalising fares to prevent the financial derailment of Indian Railways” …
Iran Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has stated that India is being bullied by the United States. He was saying this in the context of India’s decision to stop buying oil from Iran since May this year after US imposed sanctions on Iran.
India’s power demand fell 13.2 per cent in October from a year ago, posting its steepest monthly decline in over 12 years, government data showed, reflecting a deepening growth slowdown in Asia’s third-largest economy.
Had informed govt about Kudankulam nuclear power plant cyber attack: Former NTRO cyber security analyst
Last week, 24 hours after denying reports of cyber attack on the Kudankulam nuclear power plant, NPCIL, which is the public sector undertaking under the Department of Atomic Energy, admitted to a malware attack on one of the computers at KKNPP, adding that the plant systems had not been affected.
With oil supply emerging as one of the biggest concerns for India after sanctions on Iran, Saudi Arabia has assured uninterrupted supply to India.
Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih spoke with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak on Monday and discussed the need to modify the current monitoring process accordingly …
Pollution levels in the national capital shot up on Sunday and are expected to enter the “severe” category tonight due to firecracker emissions, unfavourable weather and a significant spike in stubble burning, according to government agencies.
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) provides the facility of booking and cancelling railway tickets to its users through their mobile phones by using IRCTC website or application software (app).
Passengers on board the Varanasi-Delhi Vande Bharat Express were on Sunday stranded inside the train for around an hour without fan, air conditioning and lights when its auxiliary converter failed, officials said on Sunday.