20 Sep 2016
Saharanpur: Congress' chief ministerial candidate in the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly election Sheila Dixit has said farmers' loans will be waived and power tariff will be cut by "half" if her party forms the government in the state.
09 Sep 2016
Seoul: North Korea announced on Friday it had conducted its fifth nuclear test, hours after seismic monitors detected a blast near the secretive country's nuclear test site.
19 Sep 2016
New Delhi: US technology firm Motorola Mobility: A Lenovo Brand on Monday launched Moto E Power smartphone in India at Rs 7,999.
11 Jun 2012
An anti-nuclear movement opposing Koodankulam Nuclear power plant on Sunday described as an 'absurd drama', the Offsite Emergency exercise conducted by senior officials and scientists of KNPP at Nakkanery village, about seven km from the plant site.
23 Dec 2011
An advocate on Thursday moved the Madras High Court for a direction to the Tamil Nadu government to arrest protesters against whom criminal cases had been filed, for stalling commissioning of the prestigious Indo-Russian Koodankulam Nuclear Power plant in Tirunelveli district.
10 Oct 2011
With several private power project developers seeking higher tariffs than they had quoted while bidding due to rising input costs and delayed clearances, industry body ASSOCHAM on Monday said the country has limited options and must forge ahead with nuclear energy initiatives.
22 Sep 2011
As the protesters formally ended their 12-day fast against the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project, the Tamil Nadu government on Thursday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to suspend work at the project till the people's fears are allayed.
16 Jun 2016
Beijing: India's entry into the NSG will "shake" the strategic balance in South Asia and make it a "legitimate" nuclear power, leaving behind China's all-weather ally Pakistan, Chinese official media said today as it kept up its strident stand against India's inclusion in the grouping.
09 Oct 2011
Breaking the brief truce, more than 7,000 people on Sunday observed a token fast against the Koodankulam nuclear power plant (KNPP) and vowed to intensify the struggle if the government did not scrap it.
24 Sep 2011
Batting for nuclear power as an alternative green source of energy auguring well for India's future energy needs, a senior scientist on Saturday vouched for the safety of the controversial Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project, in the eye of a storm following demands for its closure.