Transportation

New system soon to check train delays on Ghaziabad-Kanpur route

To make the movement of about 200 trains faster on a highly congested route, the railways is inching closer to equip the entire Ghaziabad-Kanpur route with modern signalling and communication system […]

Power

India’s wind power tariffs hit new low in push for renewables

Indian wind power tariffs fell to a record low in a government-run auction on Friday, weeks after solar power rates too hit an all-time low, in one of the world’s biggest clean energy programmes aimed at cutting chronic electricity shortages […]

Opinion

Mining talent for future of mining

In the last week of December 2016, the Telangana state chapter of Institution of Engineers (India) organised a one-day seminar on need for suitable mining education for future of mining industry in India. The seminar raised real concerns with regard to availability of human resources for mining industry and the role education and training institutions should play in preparing human resources for this critical industry for future […]

Resources

NMDC’s Rs.18,000 crore steel plant may be completed by December

Facing year-long delay, the Rs.18,000 crore integrated steel plant National Mineral Development Corp. Ltd (NMDC), coming up at Nagarnar in Chhattisgarh, is likely to be completed by December […]

Communications

RJio’s Rs.303 per month offer higher than industry’s average revenue per user

To stay afloat in a highly competitive industry, incumbent telecom operators Airtel, Vodafone and Idea will have to match the tariff plans unveiled by Reliance Jio (RJio), which has announced the end of free services to its 100 million users from 1 April […]

Urban Development

Demonetisation: Real estate sentiment at 3-year low, says report

Government’s decision to ban high value currency notes of Rs.500 and Rs.1,000 in November last year has dealt a body blow to the already struggling real estate sector […]

More News

India, ADB ink $375 million loan pact for industrial corridor

India and Asian Development Bank have signed $375 million pact for loans and grants to develop 800-km Visakhapatnam—Chennai industrial corridor, which is the first phase of a planned 2,500-km East Coast Economic Corridor […]