Vienna: Opec agreed on Friday on a modest increase in oil production from next month after its leader Saudi Arabia persuaded arch-rival Iran to cooperate, following calls from major consumers to curb rising fuel costs.
Patna: Encouraged by the growing number of consumers who pay electricity bill online, the power distribution companies – North Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited (NBPDCL) and South Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited (SBPDCL) – are going to launch a special drive to encourage more consumers to pay their bills online.
Dhanbad: The 21-hour blackout at Patliputra Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) since Wednesday midnight has exposed a rot that runs deeper than it seems in the state-run heal hub.
Paris: Airbus issued its strongest warning yet over the impact of Britain’s departure from the EU, saying a withdrawal without a deal would force it to reconsider its long-term position and put thousands of British jobs at risk.
Daltonganj: A coal train derailed between Hehegarha and Chhipadohar railway stations on the CIC section of Dhanbad railway division under East Central Railway on Wednesday morning halting services on the upline throughout the day.
New Delhi: India has urged the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) to keep crude price at a reasonable level at a time the cartel of oil producers and others are meeting in Vienna to review the production cut agreed till the end of this year.
Bhubaneswar: Frequent power cuts here have made life miserable for residents, who are already reeling from hot and humid conditions for the past few days.
Patna: The Jayaprakash Narayan International Airport administration has formed a committee to tackle the problem of bird-hits during landing or take-off of planes.
Patna: The grid connected rooftop project, which entails production of solar energy on rooftops of individual households and institutions, looks set for a promising start in the state.
Dhanbad: Over 25 lakh residents of coal town are expected to get relief from power woes within 5-6 months following the completion of infrastructure development work in generation, transmission and distribution, Dhanbad MP P.N. Singh said on Sunday.