Railways to run 100% on electricity by 2024, become net-zero emission by 2030: Piyush Goyal
“By the year 2024, we expect the entire Indian Railways, which is about 125,000 km of track length and nearly 68,000 km of route length, to be 100% run on electricity,” Goyal said at the India-Brazil Business Forum here. It will be the first railway in the world to be run fully on electricity. We are very conscious of our responsibility to the environment, he added.
UiPath partners with 150 academic institutions in India
The programme, aimed at creating an inclusive workforce who are fluent in automation ...
Brazil's Taurus signs deal with steel group Jindal to produce guns in India
Under the agreement, Jindal will hold a 51% stake in the venture ...
Downside in metal companies to be limited: Chakri Lokapriya
Chakri Lokapriya, CIO & MD, TCG AMC says there is unlikely to be any meaningful recovery in Maruti results tomorrow. He also talks about pharma play, coronavirus scare, OMC batch & more.
Share market update: Nifty Energy Index dips; GAIL down 2%
The Nifty Energy index was trading 0.86 per cent down at 15,540.50.
View: Should India follow China's course or chart its own path to reach the $5 trillion goal?
We don’t need to copy China to be an economic superpower, except maybe its long-term focus.
Six Indian Army personnel awarded Shaurya Chakras; 19 top officers get PVSM
A total of 151 Sena Medals, eight Yudh Seva Medals too have been announced on the occasion of Republic Day.
Indian nurse at Saudi hospital tests positive for coronavirus: Govt
Thermal screening is being done at the international airports of Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Cochin. The civil aviation ministry has asked airlines to follow International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) guidelines for managing and notifying anybody reporting illness on flights originating from China and disembarking in India.
Indian angels aim for sky in US startup ecosystem
India-based angels have also backed up and coming ventures such as app analytics platform App Annie, drone logistics network Matternet, automation software company Puppet and construction technology startup Icon, among others.
Kolkata bucks home sales slump plaguing other Indian cities
About 43 % of offices in Kolkata were lying vacant in the second half of 2019.
Renewable-thermal power plan may find few takers
The advantage of the proposal is that while renewable energy is irregular, varying according to the intensity of the sun or the speed of the wind, thermal power is not. Therefore, a blended supply assures a minimum transmission of power at all times.
Indian nurses in Saudi Arabia tests positive for Coronavirus; under observation
New Delhi/Riyadh: Amid the outbreak of deadly SARS-like Novel Coronavirus in China, an Indian national is reported to have tested positive f...
Malaysia to buy more Indian sugar to resolve palm oil spat: Sources
MSM Malaysia Holdings Berhad will buy 130,000 tonnes of raw sugar from India worth 200 million ringgit ($49.20 million) in the first quarter, the company told Reuters. The company bought around 88,000 tonnes of raw sugar from India in 2019.
France to train Indian flight surgeons for Gaganyaan mission
The two-week training is a critical aspect of the Gaganyaan project that is aimed at sending three Indians to space by 2022.
Indian firms take part in French investment summit
Company heads from India with footprints in France included Anand Mahindra, Group Chairman - M&M; C Vijayakumar, CEO - HCL; Vivek Chaand Sehgal, Group Chairman - Motherson; Jaidev Shroff, CEO - UPL; Rajesh Kumar, Co-President, and Rajiv Kumar, President - S Group; Nitin Rakesh, CEO - Mphasis; and Mr Madhav Kejriwal, CEO - Electrosteel.
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