Address by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan H.E. Mr. Islam Karimov at the delegation-level meeting of the Council of the SCO heads of states

Address by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan H.E. Mr. Islam Karimov at the delegation-level meeting of the Council of the SCO heads of states

🕔11:57, 30.Jun 2016

  Dear heads of states!   Esteemed participants of the meeting!   First of all, I would like to support the assessments of main outcomes of the SCO’s activity for over the past period enunciated by the heads of delegations.

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President, World Bank, Jim Yong Kim calling on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on June 30, 2016.

President, World Bank, Jim Yong Kim calling on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on June 30, 2016.

🕔11:22, 30.Jun 2016 Read Full Article
Sri Lankan Media persons visit NTPC Dadri

Sri Lankan Media persons visit NTPC Dadri

🕔11:20, 30.Jun 2016

A fifteen member Media Delegation comprising senior journalists led by Manik De Silva, from Sri Lanka visited NTPC Dadri on June 29, 2016 for a power plant familiarization programme. Debasis Sarkar, GGM (Dadri) took Media delegates around Coal based station

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Rodrigo Duterte sworn-in as new Philippine President

Rodrigo Duterte sworn-in as new Philippine President

🕔11:07, 30.Jun 2016

Manila, June 30  Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday was sworn in as the 16th president of the Philippines, after a landslide election victory in May. Supreme Court Associate Justice Bienvenido Reyes administered Duterte’s oath of office at the Rizal Ceremonial Hall

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Istanbul airport attack: Toll rises to 42

Istanbul airport attack: Toll rises to 42

🕔11:04, 30.Jun 2016

Istanbul, June 30  The toll from bombing attacks in Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport has risen to 42, with 239 others injured, BBC reported quoting Turkish officials.The attack took place on Tuesday night when three attackers arrived in a taxi and began

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Tata Power commissions solar plant at Toyota firm

Tata Power commissions solar plant at Toyota firm

🕔11:03, 30.Jun 2016

Bengaluru, June 30  Tata Power Solar on Wednesday commissioned a 100 kilowatt (kW) rooftop solar plant at Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts Ltd. at Bidadi on the city’s outskirts, the solar firm said on Wednesday.“The rooftop plant was installed in a

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Karnataka to buy 1,000 MW from Solar Energy Corporation

Karnataka to buy 1,000 MW from Solar Energy Corporation

🕔11:01, 30.Jun 2016

Bengaluru, June 30  Karnataka’s five state-run utility providers (escoms) on Wednesday signed a 25-year agreement to buy 1,000 Mega Watt (MW) from Solar Energy Corporation of India under the viability gap fund (VGF).“Solar power will be generated at Rs 4.50

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Indo-Israeli missile test-fired off Odisha coast

Indo-Israeli missile test-fired off Odisha coast

🕔10:58, 30.Jun 2016

Bhubaneswar, June 30  India successfully test-fired an Indo-Israeli medium range surface-to-air missile off the coast of Odisha on Thursday, officials confirmed.The ballistic missile was test-fired from launch pad no-3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Balasore district

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CCEA approved three highway development programmes

CCEA approved three highway development programmes

🕔10:56, 30.Jun 2016

New Delhi, June 30  The Government on Wednesday approved three highway development programmes across the country.According to the union cabinet, the three approved projects with a total outlay of Rs 5,964.86 crores for 318.82 km are spread across Maharastra, Odisha

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7th pay panel will boost demand by Rs 45,000 crore: Ind-Ra

7th pay panel will boost demand by Rs 45,000 crore: Ind-Ra

🕔10:51, 30.Jun 2016

New Delhi, June 30  The Indian cabinet-approved Seventh Central Pay Commission recommendations will boost the demand in the economy by over Rs 45,000 crore and increase savings by more than Rs 30,000 crore, American agency Fitch’s subsidiary India Ratings and

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Coal India signs agreements with SECI for solar projects

Coal India signs agreements with SECI for solar projects

🕔10:50, 30.Jun 2016

Kolkata, June 30  Coal India Ltd (CIL) on Wednesday said it has signed two agreements with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) for implementation of 200 MW solar power projects in Madhya Pradesh.“CIL and SECI have signed two agreements for

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Allahabad Bank targets 10 per cent growth in 2016-17

Allahabad Bank targets 10 per cent growth in 2016-17

🕔14:31, 29.Jun 2016

Kolkata, June 29  State-run Allahabad Bank aims at 10 per cent business growth in the current fiscal (2016-17) year, a top official of the bank said on Wednesday. “Business growth target is 10 per cent this fiscal. It grew about

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Russia sells gas to Ukraine at market price

Russia sells gas to Ukraine at market price

🕔13:16, 29.Jun 2016

Moscow, June 29  Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said that the gas price for Ukraine in the third quarter will be based on the formula under a contract signed between the two countries.“According to preliminary estimates, the prices for gas

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Parliament’s monsoon session from July 18

Parliament’s monsoon session from July 18

🕔13:14, 29.Jun 2016

New Delhi, June 29  Parliament’s monsoon session will be held from July 18 to August 12, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu announced on Wednesday.The decision was taken at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs, headed by

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AERB nod to Kundankulam nuclear plant II fission process

AERB nod to Kundankulam nuclear plant II fission process

🕔13:09, 29.Jun 2016

Chennai, June 29  India’s nuclear sector regulator has given the nod for the second 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu to go critical/start fission process, said an industry official.“The permission to NPCIL (Nuclear Power Corp of India Ltd)

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Cabinet approves Seventh Pay Commission recommendations

Cabinet approves Seventh Pay Commission recommendations

🕔12:28, 29.Jun 2016

New Delhi, June 29 The union cabinet on Wednesday approved the Seventh Pay Commission Report’s recommendations hiking salaries of central government employees as well as pensions, official sources said.The decision was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra

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CIRE OF REC BESTOWED WITH NATIONAL EDUCATION AWARD 2016

CIRE OF REC BESTOWED WITH NATIONAL EDUCATION AWARD 2016

🕔11:45, 29.Jun 2016

Central Institute for Rural Electrification (CIRE), Hyderabad of Rural Electrification Corporation Limited, a Government of India Enterprise, under Ministry of Power, is bestowed with National Education Award 2016 by ABP News,  recognizing the institutions that are innovative, modern and industry

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Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and the MoS (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable

Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and the MoS (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable

🕔11:08, 29.Jun 2016 Read Full Article
Istanbul airport blasts: 36 killed; Turkish PM blames IS

Istanbul airport blasts: 36 killed; Turkish PM blames IS

🕔10:58, 29.Jun 2016

Istanbul, June 29  Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Wednesday blamed the Islamic State (IS) for the bombing attacks that killed 36 people and injured 60 others at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport on Tuesday night, the media reported. Addressing the press

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NASA’s most powerful rocket set for Mars journey

NASA’s most powerful rocket set for Mars journey

🕔10:57, 29.Jun 2016

Washington, June 29  Inching closer to send world’s most powerful rocket to Mars, US space agency NASA on Tuesday successfully fire-tested a booster for the Space Launch System (SLS) at Orbital ATK’s test facilities in Promontory, Utah. This was the

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