New pipelines could be laid to bring Russian gas through North Korea to the South and even on to Japan following the diplomatic thaw with Pyongyang, Seoul’s leader suggested today.
Crude oil futures spurted 0.95 per cent to Rs 4,461 per barrel today after participants widened their bets, tracking a firming trend in Asia.
Scientists have developed a material using fly ash – a byproduct of coal-fired power plants – that can replace cement in concrete, paving the way for greener buildings and structures in the future.
Union Minister Piyush Goyal said Tuesday that oil bonds issued by the previous UPA government are being serviced currently by the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) regime.
Six months after Madame Tussauds opened an outlet in Delhi, Indian Railways is working to tie up with the London-based museum celebrated for its life-size wax statues of celebrities across the world, a government official said on Saturday.
Karaikal Port Private Ltd has expedited work on mechanisation of coal-handling through a fully-automated conveyor belt at the cost of Rs 600 crore and it would be completed within two months, a top port official said.
The Haryana government today gave its nod for a high speed rail network between Sarai Kale Khan in Delhi to the Haryana-Rajasthan border near Shahjahanpur-Neemrana-Behrod.
Telangana has been provided Rs 1,813 crore project allocations this year, up from an average of Rs 258 crore it used to receive annually, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said today.
States are likely to gain an additional Rs 37,426 crore in revenue in the current fiscal on the back of surge in oil prices and better tax collection due to the GST, says a report. According to SBI Research, the impact of GST on tax revenue is minimal except in a few states.
The Railway Ministry today agreed to hand over more than 70 acres of land to Bihar government, on payment of about Rs 220 crore, paving the way for construction of a 6-km long road in the state capital.