PM Modi Dedicates Asia’s Largest Single Site Solar Project to Nation

PM Modi Dedicates Asia’s Largest Single Site Solar Project to Nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated Asia’s largest single-site solar power project, the Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Ltd (RUMSL), to the nation via video conference on Friday. Speaking on the occasion the Pri...

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Cabinet Approves Affordable Rental Housing Complexes for Urban Migrants, Poor

Cabinet Approves Affordable Rental Housing Complexes for Urban Migrants, Poor

In an important move on Wednesday evening, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, gave its approval for the development of Affordable Rental Housing Complexes (AHRCs) for urban migrants and poor as a sub-scheme under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban (PMAY-U). Under the scheme, the go...

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Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh Reviews Border Infrastructure

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh Reviews Border Infrastructure

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh chaired a high-level meeting in New Delhi on Tuesday to review the progress of various infrastructure projects under construction along India’s international borders. The meeting was also attended by Defence Secretary Dr. Ajay Kumar and other senior officials of the Ministry of Defence. ...

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Opinion: Unlocking the REIT Opportunity!

Opinion: Unlocking the REIT Opportunity!

Across the world, some of the largest REITs own property types such as telecommunication infrastructure, industrial, data centres, retail malls, healthcare facilities, commercial offices, residential projects and several other assets. In comparison, it was only 17 per cent as of August 2019 in India. Therefore, the REI...

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Need a better shipbuilding infrastructure in India: DG Shipping

Need a better shipbuilding infrastructure in India: DG Shipping

Amitabh Kumar, Director General of Shipping & Additional Secretary to the Govt of India on Tuesday said that shipbuilding was a high priority area for the government and it was trying various methods to incentivise it. Addressing the webinar ‘Business Continuity Plan For Indian Maritime Sector and Pa...

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Indian Railways Invites Private Entities for Operation of Passenger Services on 109 Route Pairs

Indian Railways Invites Private Entities for Operation of Passenger Services on 109 Route Pairs

In a significant move, the Ministry of Railways has invited request for qualification (RFQ) for private participation for operation of passenger train services on 109 origin-destination (OD) pairs of routes through introduction of 151 modern trains or rakes. The OD pairs have been formed into 12 clusters ...

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IOCL Subsidiary Inks JV with RR Holdings to Expand LPG Business in Bangladesh

IOCL Subsidiary Inks JV with RR Holdings to Expand LPG Business in Bangladesh

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel Dharmendra Pradhan has said that the experience of Indian Oil as a pioneer in implementing Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) towards enhancing rural penetration of liquified petroleum gas (LPG) as a clean cooking fuel in India would help in promoting its use in Bangl...

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New Report Highlights Role of Clean Energy in India’s Economic Recovery

New Report Highlights Role of Clean Energy in India’s Economic Recovery

Government think tank NITI Aayog and US-based research organisation Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) on Tuesday released Towards a Clean Energy Economy: Post-COVID-19 Opportunities for India’s Energy and Mobility Sectors Read More


Foundation Stone Laid for Indian Oil’s Second R&D Campus in Faridabad

Foundation Stone Laid for Indian Oil’s Second R&D Campus in Faridabad

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel, Dharmendra Pradhan, along with the Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar, on Monday laid the foundation stone of the public sector petrochemicals giant Indian Oil’s state-of-the-art Technology Development & Deployment Centre as its second R&D Campus at IM...

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