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Raman Singh slams Congress on coal block allocations


August 27th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 27 (IANS) Chief Minister Raman Singh Monday denied his role in the allocation of coal blocks in Chhattisgarh and accused the prime minister of having read only a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tirumala Diary to set up India’s largest diary plant


December 14th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 14 (IANS) Tirumala Diary, one of south India's largest and fastest growing private dairies, plans to set up the country's largest integrated diary plant in Andhra Pradesh with ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Vedanta Aluminium to raise capacity to 2.5 million tonnes


December 6th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 6 (IANS) Vedanta Aluminium Ltd, a subsidiary of the globally-diversified mining group Vedanta Resources PLC, will be expanding its smelting capacity to 2.5 million tonnes in less than ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Energy firm Soham raises Rs.125 crore from SBI fund


November 7th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 7 (IANS) Independent power producer Soham Renewable Energy India Ltd Monday said it had raised Rs.125 crore from Macquaire-State Bank of India (SBI) Infrastructure Fund (MSIF) to ... Read more...

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Zardari meets British deputy PM, discusses ties


July 1st, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 1 (IANS) Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari met British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg in London and discussed bilateral ties as well as the prospect of expanding Pakistan-Britain ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Long wait for Posco - a timeline


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) It took almost five years for South Korean steel major Posco's $12 billion project in Orissa to get an environment clearance. The environment ministry Monday ... Read more...

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A long wait for Posco (Timeline)


January 31st, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) It took almost five years for the South Korean steel major Posco's $12 billion project in Orissa to get an environment clearance. The environment ministry Monday accorded ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Competitive tariff bidding for thermal projects from 2011


November 28th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) Come 2011, all thermal power projects and transmission systems will be awarded on competitive tariff bidding and trading in renewable energy certificate (REC) is set to start, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Railways, NTPC sign MOU for power plant in West Bengal


October 31st, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Anara (West Bengal), Oct 31 (IANS) The Indian Railways Sunday signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with power utility NTPC to set up a 1,320 MW captive plant at Adra in ... Read more...

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Tat Steel commissions 120 MW gas-based plant


May 6th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Jamshedpur, May 6 (IANS) Industrial Energy Ltd (IEL), a joint venture between Tata Steel and Tata Power, Wednesday commissioned a 120-MW power plant that will run on waste gas produced by the ... Read more...

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West Bengal, Emami in pact for pulp, paper project


February 27th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 27 (IANS) West Bengal Industrial Development Corp (WBIDC) and the city-based Emami Group Friday inked a pact for setting up a greenfield integrated pulp and paper project at an investment ... Read more...

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Jaypee Group to set up two cement plants in Gujarat


November 5th, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 5 (IANS) The Jaypee Group, a diversified infrastructure industrial house, will set up two new cement plants in Gujarat with a total installed annual capacity of six million tonnes, a ... Read more...

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JSW Steel project rekindles West Bengal’s industry dream (Lead)


November 2nd, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Salboni (West Bengal), Nov 2 (IANS) Nearly a month after Tata Motors aborted its small car project in Singur, West Bengal Sunday sought to rekindle its fading industrialisation dream with the launch ... Read more...

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Judge progress by improvement in common man’s living standard: Chouhan


August 15th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Aug 15 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said here Friday that his government has improved the infrastructure as also the common man's living standard - something which should ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

What we need is electricity-not oil


June 26th, 2008 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Prem PrakashLondon: As a child , I remember when the British left India we had 24 hour good quality running water at home; electricity that never failed; well maintained roads ... Read more...

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