26 Jun 2011
With many world governments rejecting the few kinds of base load electrical power that is currently available in wake of the Fukushima accident and climate change, is it possible to re-examine the Space-based Solar Power (SSP) concept as an emergency power supply to a situation comparable to the one witnessed in Japan this year?
23 Nov 2013
Mumbai: Model-actress Bruna Abdullah, known for her steamy scenes in adult comedy "Grand Masti", is winning appreciation for her chemistry with boyfriend Omar Farooque in the celebrity couple dance reality show "Nach Baliye 6". She says it's not fabricated.
22 Sep 2014
Dehradun: A new community radio went on air in Uttarakhand to disseminate information to two lakh people in 200 remote villages in the disaster–prone Rudraprayag district.
09 Aug 2014
Uttarkashi: Heavy rainfall in Uttarkashi has created problem for local residents. The city witnessed another bout of heavy rainfall and cloudburst, leading to cut-off villages and wash away of roads and bridges at several places.
25 May 2015
Dehradun: Amid rising demands for a cabinet reshuffle by a section of Congress leaders, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday said decision on the same would be taken by the party high command.
22 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to turn the tables on Congress over corruption, BJP today accused Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat of 'making money' by tweaking liquor policy to benefit private distributors and demanded his sacking.
15 Aug 2014
New Delhi: State-run gas utility GAIL India Ltd has issued a tender to hire nine ships to transport liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the US. GAIL wants to hire newly built ships to transport up to 5.8 million tonnes per annum of LNG it had contracted in the US, beginning 2007. Bids are due by October 30, according to the tender document.
06 Oct 2015
New Delhi: An 18 percent cut in natural gas prices will discourage further investments in exploring and developing new gas reserves, Moody's said in its Credit Outlook report yesterday.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Government on Wednesday said it will come out with a new natural gas pricing formula by September 30 keeping in mind the interest of investors and public.
11 Jan 2016
Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) has issued notice to Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat for violating housing construction rules. Confirming the issuance of notice, GDA vice chairman Vijay Kumar Yadav said, “Yes, the notice has been issued for violation of housing construction rules”.