Further stake sale in Coal India to meet SEBI guidelines : Goyal

Further stake sale in Coal India to meet SEBI guidelines : Goyal

🕔09:38, 30.Apr 2015

Manesar (Haryana), April 29 The government will go for further stake sale in Coal India in due course to meet market regulator SEBI’s guidelines on public shareholding, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday. “We have to fulfill

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The Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan, Yoichi Miyazawa calls on the PM, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on April 29, 2015.

The Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan, Yoichi Miyazawa calls on the PM, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on April 29, 2015.

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Jharkhand says land no reason for project exit, Reliance Power disagrees

Jharkhand says land no reason for project exit, Reliance Power disagrees

🕔08:44, 30.Apr 2015

Ranchi, April 29 Even as Jharkhand Chief Secretary Rajiv Gauba said on Wednesday that land could not be the reason for Reliance Group’s exit from the Tilaiya power project, company sources said just 17 percent of the required 2,500 acres

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India plans to have more clean coal technology : Goyal

India plans to have more clean coal technology : Goyal

🕔08:42, 30.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29 India plans to go in for more clean coal technology as thermal power will continue to be mainstay in India’s energy mix, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday. “We will look for technologies

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NTPC says ready to take up Jharkhands’s Tilaiya mega power project

NTPC says ready to take up Jharkhands’s Tilaiya mega power project

🕔08:42, 30.Apr 2015

New Delhi/Ranchi, April 29 Even as Jharkhand Chief Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Wednesday said there were many suitors for the Tilaiya ultra mega power project, the state-run NTPC has staked claim to the 3,960-MW thermal electricity generation venture. “We are

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TAPI pipeline will take five years : Afghan president

TAPI pipeline will take five years : Afghan president

🕔08:39, 30.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29 The construction of the $10-billion four-nation TAPI (Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India) gas pipeline project will be completed in the next five years, Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani said on Wednesday.“TAPI will take five years. I invite the Indian industry to

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Coal block case : Court order on May 7 on charges against RSPL

Coal block case : Court order on May 7 on charges against RSPL

🕔08:37, 30.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29 A special court on Wednesday set May 7 for delivering its order on the issue of framing of charges in a coal block allocation case against Delhi-based Rathi Steel and Power Ltd. (RSPL) and others. Special

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CCEA nod to testing policy for oil, gas NELP blocks

CCEA nod to testing policy for oil, gas NELP blocks

🕔08:36, 30.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29 The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved a policy on testing requirements for hydrocarbon discoveries made under the New Exploration and Licensing Policy. “The policy will settle the long pending issue with regard to

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NASA balloon leaks, lands in Australia

NASA balloon leaks, lands in Australia

🕔15:51, 29.Apr 2015

Melbourne, April 29  NASA’s heavy-lift balloon, which took off from Wanaka airport in New Zealand last month, has come down early over central Australia because of a suspected leak. The 4,000 kg ‘super pressure’ balloon, which is 90 metres in

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Net neutrality: Wrong medicine will not remedy digital divide

Net neutrality: Wrong medicine will not remedy digital divide

🕔15:50, 29.Apr 2015

It is easy to get swept away in the maelstrom of views and counter views, but difficult to arrive at an informed decision on the subject of net neutrality — the uninhibited access to legal online content without broadband service

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Kerala to contribute Rs.2 crore to Nepal

Kerala to contribute Rs.2 crore to Nepal

🕔15:48, 29.Apr 2015

Thiruvananthapuram, April 29  The Kerala government said on Wednesday that it will contribute Rs.2 crore to quake-hit Nepal. Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said each minister would set aside Rs.10,000 from his or her salary. He said he had sent Minister

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India-Afghan ties have no expiry date: Mukherjee to Ghani

India-Afghan ties have no expiry date: Mukherjee to Ghani

🕔15:47, 29.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29  The enduring trust and mutual understanding between India and Afghanistan go beyond political and strategic considerations and their bilateral ties have “neither an expiry date nor a timeline”, President Pranab Mukherjee has said. President Mukherjee conveyed

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India visit has led to forward outlook in close ties: Ghani

India visit has led to forward outlook in close ties: Ghani

🕔15:45, 29.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29  Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday said that India and Afghanistan are bound by a “million ties across the millennia or several millennia” and that his visit has resulted in a “forward outlook” in the close

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Rs.1,000 minimum pension to continue

Rs.1,000 minimum pension to continue

🕔15:44, 29.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29  The union cabinet on Wednesday approved the continuation of Rs.1,000 minimum monthly pension for pensioners under the Employees’ Pension Scheme beyond the financial year 2014-15. Currently, it is effective only up to March 2015. The decision

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Cabinet approves changes to Companies Act

Cabinet approves changes to Companies Act

🕔15:33, 29.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29  To make it easy to do business in India, the union cabinet on Wednesday rationalised certain documentation procedures required for companies. The cabinet approved “doing away with the requirement of filing a declaration by a company

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NDRF to get two additional battalions

NDRF to get two additional battalions

🕔15:32, 29.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29  In order to strengthen the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), two battalions of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) will be converted into those of the NDRF. The union cabinet, presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi,

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The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani calling on the President, Pranab Mukherjee,

The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani calling on the President, Pranab Mukherjee,

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The Minister of Electric Power, Myanmar, U. Khin Maung Soe meeting the MOS (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal

The Minister of Electric Power, Myanmar, U. Khin Maung Soe meeting the MOS (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal

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Bharti Airtel’s Q4 net surges 30 percent

Bharti Airtel’s Q4 net surges 30 percent

🕔12:24, 29.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29  Bharti Airtel has posted 30.5 percent growth in its net profit at Rs.1,255 crore for the quarter ended March 2015 against Rs.962 crore posted in the corresponding quarter last year, a company statement said here on

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Rs.4.85 lakh crore tax due from corporates

Rs.4.85 lakh crore tax due from corporates

🕔12:23, 29.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 29  Corporates owed over Rs.4.85 lakh crore to the government as outstanding dues under direct and indirect taxes towards the end of the last fiscal, parliament was told on Tuesday. “The total outstanding tax demand pending collection

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