20 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Supporting Finance Ministry's disinvestment plan for public sector undertakings, Union Minister Piyush Goyal has said his ministry will not reduce the government's stake in power sector PSUs below 51 percent.
24 May 2016
London: One in three patients who suffered heart failure and were subsequently hospitalised for the first time have not returned to work a year later, a study reveals.
08 Jun 2016
Washington: The Nuclear Power Corporation of India and US firm Westinghouse have agreed to begin engineering and site design work immediately for six nuclear power plant reactors in India and conclude contractual arrangements by June 2017, the White House said today.
26 May 2016
Mumbai: As the Narendra Modi government completed two years in office, ally Shiv Sena today hit out at the BJP-led dispensation over a host of issues, alleging it failed to rein in inflation, curb cross border terrorism and the schemes started during this period did not reach people.
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.
01 Aug 2012
Rejecting the Centre's claim that states were to be blamed for the power crisis, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said it was not right to blame Uttar Pradesh for the recent grid failure.
12 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The Congress yesterday accused the Narendra Modi government of using money and muscle power to subvert the election process during the Rajya Sabha polls.
21 May 2016
New Delhi: Seeking to lift the party's morale after the electoral debacle, Congress President Sonia Gandhi today asserted that "no failure is permanent".
23 Sep 2012
The Power Ministry will soon start making public details about progress made in strengthening electricity grids that is aimed at preventing instances like the recent grid failures.