17 Nov 2014
New Delhi: After allowing Coal India Ltd to produce natural gas from coal seams (CBM), the Oil Ministry is proposing to give licence to other public and private sector firms to produce CBM from their existing coal mines.
07 Sep 2011
In a bid to secure Delhi Metro from terror attacks and natural disasters, the district administration has decided to prepare a contingency plan.
28 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd has received a contract worth Rs 422 crore related to 444 MW Vishnugad Pipalkoti hydel power project in Uttarakhand.
07 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The first 685 MW unit of GMR Chhattisgarh Energy's 1,370 MW super critical coal-based thermal power plant at Raikheda in the state has commenced electricity generation.
24 Oct 2014
Dehradun: The sacred portals of Gangotri dham, one of the four major Himalayan shrines located in Uttarakhand, were closed for winters on Friday amid chanting of vedic hymns.
18 Jul 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat directed the officials to expedite removal of silt from major rivers so that populated areas located close to their banks are safe from flooding.
14 Aug 2014
Dehradun: Surprise inspection of schools will be conducted in Uttarakhand on a weekly basis to check absenteeism among teachers and to ensure improvement in the quality of education.
05 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand government is working on a new power policy which will encourage local entrepreneurship in the power sector and hand over maintenance of micro and small hydel projects to the Gram Sabhas, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said.
18 Aug 2014
Kathmandu: With recovery of seven more bodies, the death toll in floods and landslides-hit Nepal on Monday climbed to 105 while 130 others still remain missing, as the government battled to prevent cholera outbreak.
26 May 2014
Dehradun: In order to boost tourism in the state, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has stressed on the participation of private players and asked officials to prepare solid plans for the same.