28 May 2015
PARIS: An exiled Iranian opposition group said on Thursday a delegation of North Korean experts in nuclear warheads and ballistic missiles visited a military site near Tehran in April amid talks between world powers and Iran over its nuclear programme.
27 May 2015
New Delhi: The highest ever addition in electricity generation capacity in the past one year has led to power deficit in the country dipping to an all time low of 3.6 percent, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday.
27 May 2015
New Delhi: Responding strongly to attacks on him by Sonia Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday implied that the Congress president wielded real power during the UPA rule as an "extra-constitutional" authority whereas his government was run only by constitutional means.
26 May 2015
Washington: An extract made from a plant that is used in traditional Chinese medicine may help treat obesity by suppressing appetite, a new study has claimed. The extract from the thunder god vine reduces food intake and causes upto a 45 percent decrease in body weight.
19 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Amidst protests by its ally Shiv Sena against setting up a nuclear power project in Jaitapur, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday said that the project has now reached a stage from where there is no option of going back.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) on Tuesday reported 52 percent fall in standalone net profit at Rs 888.35 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2015.
20 Apr 2015
New Delhi: With Shiv Sena opposing establishment of the 9,900 MW Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant in Konkan region, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday appealed to the Centre to consider an alternative site for the project and suggested that the reactor could be set up in Gujarat.
22 May 2015
London: World's largest steel maker ArcelorMittal and SAIL on Friday inked a pact to jointly set up a steel plant in India for the fast growing automotive sector.The MoU was signed here by Lakshmi Mittal, Chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, and the state-owned Indian company's Chairman CS Verma.
11 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Saturday said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with French firm Areva for cooperation to maximise localisation for the 9,900-MW Jaitapur nuclear plant in Maharashtra.
23 May 2015
New York: Next time when you chew upon your favourite lettuce, be a little more considerate. According to researchers from the University of Missouri (MU), plants can identify the sound of themselves being eaten and react to the threat.