29 Aug 2015
Kolkata: India will be able to double its power generation in the next seven years, Union Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal has said.
29 Aug 2015
Kolkata: The Centre needs to rationalise the prices of certain grades of coal as per gross calorific value (GCV) but there is no need to align them to international rates, Union Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said here today.
28 Aug 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Power Minister Manish Gupta today heaped praise on Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal, notwithstanding the political rivalry between his party Trinamool Congress and the BJP.
28 Aug 2015
Washington: US has asked Pakistan and all other nuclear-armed countries to exercise 'restraint' in expanding their nuclear capabilities after two American think-tanks said Pakistan could have the third largest stockpile of atomic weapons in about a decade.
17 Aug 2015
London: Moderate amount of physical activity, particularly walking and bicycling, can significantly lower the risk of heart failure, says a study.
24 Aug 2015
Patna: Even as Nitish Kumar government today claimed improvement in power scenario in Bihar through full page advertisements in newspapers, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal trashed it saying the poll-bound state's power production is nothing but "zero".
25 Aug 2015
Bengaluru: In a hat-trick of sorts for BJP in civic polls across the country, the party today won control of the IT city's civic body for a second term in the bitterly fought elections, with the outcome coming as a setback to Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.
22 Aug 2015
Patna: In an effort to boost the state's power sector, Bihar Cabinet today approved 16 schemes aimed at ensuring electricity supply in rural areas, renovation and expansion of thermal power stations and better control of power grids.
27 Aug 2015
Berlin: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today left for home after holding talks with her German counterpart on a range of bilateral issues and reviewed proposals including a USD 1 billion commitment from Germany for an ambitious solar power venture in India.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Questioning timing of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement of Rs 1.25 lakh crore package for poll-bound Bihar, CPI today said the declaration appears "re-packaging" of old schemes and urged people to not get carried away by such campaign.