energy power

China talks energy, power cooperation with Pakistan

June 7th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 7 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao told his Pakistani counterpart Asif Ali Zardari Thursday that Beijing encourages its enterprises to take part in energy and electricity projects in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Government will bring economy back on growth path: Ahluwalia

April 20th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Friday played down the row over Chief Economic Adviser Kaushik Basu's comment on the slow ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Need more interaction with people at nuclear sites: Narayanasamy

December 8th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office V. Narayanasamy Thursday said there was a need to have more interaction with local communities at the site ... Read more...

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ADB to give $889 million for Himachal, Assam power projects

January 19th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Two Indian states of Himachal Pradesh and Assam have signed agreements worth a total of $889.7 million with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for development of their ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Karnataka ties up for 1,000 MW power from NTPC, Neyveli

January 4th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 4 (IANS) Energy deficit Karnataka Tuesday signed three power purchase agreements (PPAs) with state-run National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and Tamil Nadu-based Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) for 1,000 MW to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India a nation of immense power and presence: UAE daily

November 23rd, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 23 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE), home to a large number of Indians, recognises that "India is now a spearhead of the future markets and a nation ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Anand Sharma to lead business team to Germany

October 3rd, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Leading a high-level delegation, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma will leave for Germany Tuesday to promote two-way trade and woo fresh investment into the country.The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sensex slips from intra-day highs

June 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 11 (IANS) After gaining more than 200 points during the day on the back of robust industrial output data, a benchmark index for Indian equities slipped from its intra-day ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Support N-liability bill for India’s growth: PM

May 24th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday urged political parties to support the civil nuclear liability bill for the sake of India's growth. "We have the will to ensure ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Two confirmed dead, 12 injured in Connecticut power plant blast

February 8th, 2010 - 5:24 am ICT by BNO News
MIDDLETOWN, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) -- A large explosion rocked a power plant in the city of Middletown in Connecticut on Sunday, killing at least two people and injuring scores of others.The ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Hannover Messe begins April 19

February 3rd, 2010 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) World energy dialogue, focus on technologies and innovative ideas for conservative and renewable energy will be the chief features of the Hannover Messe - one of the globe's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Dhaka prepares to meet donor agencies’ consortium

February 1st, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 1 (IANS) Dredging its silted rivers and augmenting energy sources top Bangladesh's plans as it prepares to present its case before a consortium of donor agencies. Increasing regional integration ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rafa Benitez says Gerrad capable of playing 300 more games

December 5th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.5 (ANI): Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez is convinced that as skipper Steven Gerrard reaches the magical figure of 500 games for the club today, he is capable of playing at least ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Soon, ‘robobees’ that mimic bees’ behaviour

September 13th, 2009 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 13 (ANI): A Northeastern University neurobiologist is collaborating with Harvard University researchers to develop micro flying robots that will emulate the bees' brain, body and collective behaviour.Biology professor Joseph Ayers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Maran to inaugurate Gujarat Eco Textile Park in Surat

September 8th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.8 (ANI): Union Textile Minister Dayanidhi Maran will inaugurate the Gujarat Eco Textile Park setup under the Scheme for Integrated Textile Parks (SITP) at Surat on Wednesday.The park has ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Sensex loses way, plummets 253 points (Roundup)

July 10th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) The downtrend at the Indian equities markets continued Friday, with a key index losing its way towards closing bell after rising more than 140 points to end ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China-US nuclear cooperation prospects unclear: Experts

December 27th, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 27 (ANI): Chinese experts have said that it is difficult to predict Chinas response to US President-elect Barack Obamas proposal to resume exchanges with Chinese nuclear weapons laboratories ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indo-German agreements for development projects signed

December 11th, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 11 (ANI): India and Germany signed agreements to effectuate four important development projects funded by German Official Development Assistance amounting to over Rs. 3320 crores. The projects fall ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Myanmar to build cyclone shelters in 500 villages

June 14th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Yangon, June 14 (Xinhua) Myanmar would build temporary cyclone relief shelters in 500 villages in the country's disaster-prone areas as part of a quick response system to natural calamities, a media report ... Read more...

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Myanmar to build first storm-resistant model village

June 12th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Yangon, June 12 (Xinhua) Taking a cue from last month's Cylone Nargis that left a trail of devastation across the country, Myanmar has roped in international experts to build a first-ever storm-resistant ... Read more...

Posted in World |