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CIL ensures better coal quality, output: Goyal 11.6.2018 Sify Finance
The government has worked to ensure superior coal quality for consumers along with a focus on lowering costs of electricity, Railway and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday.
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Four-Year Achievements & Initiatives of the Ministry of Railways 11.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Best ever safety record in 2017-18. Consequential train accidents reduced to 62% from 118 in 2013-14 to 73 in 2017-18.   Average annual capital expenditure in last 4 years more than double of average during 2009-14   59% increase in the average pace of commissioning new lines from 4.1 km (2009-14) to 6.53 Kms per day (2014-18)   Major upgradation of Bengaluru & Mumbai suburban systems in Budget 2018-19   Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-speed Rail will revolutionise Indian transport sector with highest standards of speed, safety and service   Upcoming ‘Make in India’ projects to boost employment and spur economic growth   With the Dedicated Freight Corridors, Railways is moving towards the target of decongesting and drastically improving passenger and freight services   Railways is working towards a complete makeover of stations as station redevelopment is planned by installing modern facilities   Various measures including E- reverse auction policy introduced to boost transparency and ...
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Four Years’ Achievements & Initiatives of the Ministry of Coal 11.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Increased coal production will help in realising Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of 24x7 Affordable ‘Power for All’, which is a part of the New India vision by 2022   105 MT increase in coal production in 4 years (2014-18) took almost 7 years to achieve before 2013-14   Specific coal consumption (amount of coal required per unit of electricity) has reduced by 8% in the last 4 years   The reforms in the country’s coal sector have contributed to enhancing energy capacity, efficiency, and security showcasing Government’s philosophy of Saaf Niyat, Sahi Vikas   89 Coal Mines have been transparently auctioned and allotted with 100% revenues to coal bearing States, which will help these States to ensure economic development especially for the socio-economically backward and aspirational districts   Under SHAKTI - 16 Fuel Supply Agreements have been signed.
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Sensex up 184 pts, Nifty tops 10,800 amid positive global cues 11.6.2018 DNA: Urban Tales
The BSE Sensex rebounded by 184 points while the Nifty recaptured the 10,800-mark in early trade today on sustained buying by domestic institutional investors amid positive global cues. Asian markets were trading in the green as investors were looking ahead to US President Donald Trump's meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. The 30-share Sensex rose by 184 points, or 0.52 %, to 35, 628.57.37 at 10.25 AM. The gauge had shed 19.41 points in the previous session on Friday. All the sectoral indices, led by healthcare, realty, and power, were trading in the green with gains of up to 0.86%. The broad-based NSE Nifty went up by 57 points to 10825.30 at 10.25 AM. Major gainers that supported the recovery were Adani Ports, RIL, Bharti Airtel, IndusInd Bank, SBI, Yes Bank, Coal India, Dr Reddy's, Asian Paints, Kotak Bank, NTPC, Tata Steel and Bajaj Auto, rising up to 1.81%. Brokers said buying by domestic institutional investors amid a firm trend at other Asian bourses led the markets higher. Domestic ...
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Challenges may dampen glee over Deocha Pachami 10.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
‘New approach, tech tie-ups needed’
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CIL refutes allegation of coal shortage 9.6.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
‘Crisis at Nabha due to inept handling’
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Delhi's power demand set to breach 7,000MW mark 9.6.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Delhi's power demand set to breach 7,000MW mark
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Uncertainty over Mannavaram plant 9.6.2018 Hindu: National
Tirupati MP allays fears, but former MP says Centre firm on closure
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L&T’s Nabha Power shuts 700 MW unit 7.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
Cites disruption in supply of coal
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Indian economy well supported by robust growth outlook, says Moody's 7.6.2018 Sify Finance
[Singapore], June 7 (ANI): Global rating agency Moody's Investors Service on Thursday predicted that a robust growth outlook of the Indian economy will support the credit quality of the country's
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Indian Science & Technology takes strides towards leadership position during the last four years 7.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The government, during the last four years, has been working on building an end-to-end, holistic scientific ecosystem. This includes enhancing the quality and quantity of impactful basic research to translation research to technology development, to technology transfer, to innovation and startups to enabling commercialization of indigenous technology.
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SCCL to venture into solar energy sector 6.6.2018 Hindu: Hyderabad
Public sector miner plans to generate 300 MW of power
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Barack Obama played African-American card to win PM Modi on Paris climate change, claims book 6.6.2018 Zee News : India National
Ben Rhodes was Obama's Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications. 
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Market opens higher ahead of RBI policy decision 6.6.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Sectoral indices led by FMCG, auto, metal,IT and capital goods rose by up to 0.30 %.
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LIVE! Ramdev's Patanjali to shift food park from UP, blames Yogi govt 6.6.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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Major environmental conflicts in Tamil Nadu 5.6.2018 FrontLine: Cover Story
Most community-led protests relating to environmental issues in Tamil Nadu have been put down with a heavy hand or have fizzled out for one reason or the other. The protests against the coal...
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“Methanol Economy”: NITI Aayog working on road map for India On World Environment Day, 2018 5.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Methanol is a clean burning drop in fuel which can replace both petrol & diesel in transportation & LPG, Wood, Kerosene in cooking fuel. It can also replace diesel in Railways, Marine Sector, Gensets, Power Generation and Methanol based reformers could be an ideal complement to Hybrid and Electric Mobility.
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Markets extend losses as RBI decision looms 5.6.2018 Rediff: Business
Coal India topped the losers' list in the Sensex pack on Tuesday, falling 2.36 per cent, followed by Bharti Airtel at 2.16 per cent.
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After crude, coal imports set to strain forex kitty 4.6.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
The government may have to increasingly resort to coal imports for generating electricity and use its steadily declining foreign exchange reserves for the same if the current domestic coal crunch continues. Coal supplies to private and public sector enterprises have worsened to some extent as demand for power has remained strong, thus pushing up short-term purchase costs for power plants which are increasingly resorting to expensive coal imports. “In the event of rising demand and lack of domestic coal availability, imported coal usage could increase. This is likely to determine the marginal cost of electricity production,” said rating firm India Ratings. With an ambitious plan to produce 1 billion tonne of coal by 2020 with Coal India (CIL) maintaining a satisfactory growth in output, the government had announced plans in April last year to cut down coal imports to zero by the end of FY18. To achieve this, the state-run NTPC was supposed to take the lead in this initiative. However, things have not ...
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World saw largest rise in renewable energy capacity in 2017: Report 4.6.2018 Sify Finance
Renewable power accounted for 70 per cent of net additions to global power generating capacity in 2017, the largest such increase in modern history, a report said on Monday.
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