Daily Archives: May 16, 2018

Govt clears coal linkage methodology for power producers

The government today said it has finalised the methodology for rationalisation of coal linkages for independent power producers (IPP). Under the new methodology, dry fuel can be supplied to IPP plants by a coal company other than the one with which they have signed the pact. The methodology was approved on the basis of the

Petrol crosses Rs 75 per litre in Delhi

Petrol prices continued to rise across the country on Wednesday and crossed the Rs 75 per litre mark in the national capital. The fuel was priced at Rs 75.10 per litre in Delhi, the highest since it hit Rs 76.06 a litre in September 2013. In the other metropolitan cities of Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai

IndiGo: Baggage damaged on flight

An IndiGo passenger, who travelled from Madurai to Pune on May 4, has claimed that his baggage had been damaged in transit and his belongings had been stolen. No compensation, however, had been provided by the airline, he complained. Ram Mudaliar, a resident of Poland, who flew down from Madurai to Pune on May 4,

Kovvada nuclear power plant clears a major hurdle

After overcoming many hurdles, the Srikakulam district administration could hand over 1,478 acres land out of the 2,078 acres required, to the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) for the construction of an atomic power plant in Kovvada and surrounding villages of Ranasthalam mandal. The process is expected to be completed by the month-end.