Daily Archives: August 9, 2018

Oil regains some poise after three percent drop

Oil inched up on Thursday, paring some of the previous day’s steep price slide, after the first round of U.S. sanctions against Iran came into effect, although confidence in crude demand has been hit by the escalating China-U.S. trade dispute. Brent crude futures were up 14 cents at $72.42 barrel by 0855 GMT, after having

Soon, you may be able to fly into Srinagar at night too

Soon, you may be able to take a late evening flight to Srinagar as the state government has decided to allow night landing at Srinagar airport. However, the proposal subject to a test-flight on Thursday is yet to be cleared by the aviation regulator, Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), according to an IE report.

L&T’s power arm bags orders worth Rs 1,080 cr from NTPC

Larsen & Toubro’s power business has bagged an order worth Rs 1,080 crore, the engineering major said Thursday. L&T has received two orders from NTPC for setting up flue gas desulphurisation (FGD) systems at its supercritical thermal power plants at Khargone in Madhya Pradesh and at Lara in Chhattisgarh. “With stringent pollution control measures in

Arrival operations at Cochin international airport stopped

The Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) stopped the arrival operations today in view of possible inundation in the airport area following a rising water level in the Periyar river. The CIAL is situated close to the river. “As a measure of precaution, we are stopping arrival operations from 1.10 pm today,” a CIAL spokesperson said.