CHENNAI: A year after Tamil Nadu government granted ‘in principle’ approval to upgrade the East Coast Road (ECR), the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has decided to widen the 61.4km-stretch from Mahabalipuram to Marakkanam into a four-lane road.
BHUBANESWAR: Voicing concern over some of the proposed amendments in Electricity Act, 2003, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday exhorted regulators of State Electricity Regulatory Commissions to make valuable recommendations to the Centre keeping the State and consumer interest in mind.
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The KSEB has extended its one-time settlement scheme for settling electricity bill dues that are over two years old till December 31 this year.Consumers need to pay only eight per cent interest instead of the current 18 per cent on pending bills that are two to five years old. For bills older than five…
NEW DELHI/DUBAI: Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC) has signed a preliminary agreement to use half of the Padur strategic reserve facility in Southern India, which can store about 2.5 million tonnes or 18 million barrels of crude, the UAE firm said on Monday.
NEW DELHI: IndiGo, India’s largest domestic airline, has switched 125 of its existing Airbus A320neo jet orders to the longer range A321neo model, according to an Airbus source.
Coal India Ltd’s quarterly profit jumped more than eight-fold as the world’s biggest coal miner produced more of the dry fuel, but profit fell slightly below analysts’ expectations, its financial results showed on Monday.
ISLAMABAD: The cash-strapped Pakistani government has approved a Rs1,700 crore bailout package for its ailing national flag carrier PIA which has been running into losses for years.
CHENNAI: The Indian Commercial Pilots’ Association (ICPA) has demanded the immediate termination of Air India’s Director (Operations) Arvind Kathpalia from the national carrier’s board calling him a “repeated offender” who endangers passengers lives.
MUMBAI: After moving between gains and losses, the benchmark BSE Sensex Tuesday ended with 332 points gain on strong buying in energy, infra and banking stocks amid fresh foreign fund inflows and recovery in the rupee.
CHENNAI: Air India has removed senior pilot Captain Arvind Kathpalia from the post of Director of Operations following the Indian Commercial Pilots’ Association’s (ICPA) demand for immediate termination of his services.