The world’s tallest statue will get a world class station at Kevadiya near the site of the Statue of Unity in Gujarat’s Narmada district, a Railway Ministry official said in Mumbai on Tuesday.
India’s falling oil and gas production is a matter of concern which the government has sought to address by initiating various reforms in the sector, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Tuesday.
The World Bank on Monday praised India’s success in renewable energy auctions that delivered record-setting low prices for solar power and said that the number of countries with strong policy frameworks for sustainable energy more
OPEC countries were gathered Thursday to find a way to support the falling price of oil, with analysts predicting the cartel and key ally Russia would agree to cut production by at least 1 million barrels per day.
Crude oil softened by 1.79 per cent to Rs 3,734 per barrel in futures trade Thursday as speculators trimmed positions amid weak global cues. Besides, profit-booking at current levels weighed on crude oil prices.
Indian Railways, besides incurring additional costs, has had to confront unique challenges in laying tracks in the mountainous northeastern region due to its topography, soil and natural challenges, a top official has said.
Accusing the US of trying to push India away from Iran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that Washington cannot stop Tehran from exporting oil and warned that no crude will be exported from the Persian Gulf if Iranian oil sales were blocked.
The railways will run a vistadome coach on the narrow gauge in the Kalka-Shimla route in the next ten days and it is likely to cost more than Rs 500 per seat, catering to mostly foreign tourists.
Officials of a local court made a vain bid to attach the engine of a passenger train here in connection with a case of non-payment of enhanced compensation for land acquired for a railway project nearly 20 years ago, causing a flutter.
The power ministry is considering a proposal under which state-run REC Ltd will buy entire 65.6 per cent government stake in Power Finance Corporation (PFC) for around Rs 16,000 crore at present market value, a move would