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New undersea robot is ‘fast, hovers and carries several instruments’

November 3rd, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): MBARI engineers recently demonstrated a new super-efficient autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV) that can travel rapidly for hundreds of kilometres, "hover" in the water for weeks at a time, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vedanta commissions power plant in Orissa

August 21st, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 21 (IANS) Sterlite Energy Limited, a subsidiary of London-listed Vedanta Resources Plc, Saturday commissioned the first unit of its 2,400 MW independent power plant in Orissa. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Macquarie SBI, SBI to invest Rs.125 crore in Adhunik power unit

August 9th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 9 (IANS) Macquarie SBI Infrastructure Investments Pte Ltd (Macquarie SBI) and State Bank of India (SBI) will invest Rs.125 crore in Adhunik Metaliks' power subsidiary, Adhunik Power and Natural ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UPA acting under US pressure on foreign policy issues: BJP

April 20th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Murli Manohar Joshi Tuesday accused the government of behaving like a stooge of the US and taking critical foreign policy ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sterlite wins $160 mn power project for northeast

February 22nd, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 22 (IANS) Fibre-optic cable manufacturer Sterlite Technologies has won a project worth $160 million (Rs.800 crore) for developing a power transmission network in northeastern India, the company said in a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Vedanta hopes to get bauxite for Orissa plant soon

January 22nd, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 21 (IANS) British mining company Vedanta Resources is hopeful of getting bauxite for its alumina refinery in Orissa soon, the company's chairman Anil Agarwal said Thursday. The London-headquartered metals and mining ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Obama’s ten best, and ten worst, moves of the year revealed (Part-I)

November 5th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.5 (ANI): The Politico web site has spoken to a dozen political insiders and pulled together a list of President Barack Obama's ten best, and ten worst, moves of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Vedanta committed to completing Orissa projects: Agarwal

June 6th, 2009 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 6 (IANS) Britain-based Vedanta Resources, which has invested over Rs.25,000 crore (Rs.250 billion) in different projects in Orissa, was committed to completing all planned projects in the state, its chairman ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Managing waste at mini Thermal Power Plant in Punjab

December 8th, 2008 - 8:17 pm ICT by ANI
By Avtar Gill Muktsar (Punjab), Dec.8 (ANI): An independent mini thermal power plant being run on agriculture waste in Mutksar District of southwest Punjab, has motivated the local authorities to promote such ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Gujarat Paguthan seeks IFC loan for wind power project

July 24th, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 24 (IANS) Gujarat Paguthan Energy Corp (GPEC), an independent power project in Bharuch district, has sought a $20-million loan from the International Finance Corp (IFC) to part finance the first ... Read more...

Posted in Business |