ED abusing power at behest of govt, won"t bow down, says Chidambaram

He said he would not succumb to pressure and continue to speak and write.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

ED abusing power at behest of govt, won’t bow down: Chidambaram

The Congress and its leader P Chidambaram today accused the government of “unleashing vicious vendetta” against the opposition after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) carried out raids at the residenc........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 13th, 2018

Modi govt has no clue about economy: Chidambaram

Govt cannot deliver on growth and jobs in 1,200 days in power, says Chidambaram.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 5th, 2017

Modi govt should repeal AFSPA: Chidambaram

He said he regrets that the Act was not repealed while Congress was in power.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 22nd, 2017

Govt working on centralised bidding to reduce cost of electricity

Power purchase to be eased for states; fixed cost to be reduced for assured offtake, demand-supply to be aggregated.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Govt to set up $350 mn fund in bid to add 175Gw in renewable energy by 2022

Installed renewable power capacity is currently about 60 GW, and India plans to complete the bidding process by the end of 2019/20 to add a further 115 GW.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Sensex shrugs off FDI reforms ahead of budget 2018, eyes Q3 results

Govt on Wednesday permitted foreign airlines to invest up to 49 per cent in debt-ridden Air India, and eased norms for investment in single brand retail, construction and power exchanges.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 10th, 2018

Chidambaram slams govt on GDP forecast, says "worst fears have come true"

Job creation remained the 'single biggest failure' of the BJP government, the former finance minister said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 6th, 2018

Infographic: Status-check of old power units to be retired or replaced

To meet climate change targets, govt will retire power-generating units operating for over 25 years or replace them with super-critical units. A look at these veteran units and their present status.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 4th, 2018

Opposition asks govt to identify willful loan defaulters

I had no objection to foreign companies coming to India but a level-playing field should be created for adequate participation of Indian companies, says Chidambaram.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 2nd, 2018

Govt closes subscription for 8% savings bonds from today

Chidambaram said the move to scrap the bonds was an attack on the middle class.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 1st, 2018

AIADMK govt to be in power for not more than 2-3 months: Dhinakaran

Dhinakaran said the people have given him a huge mandate to continue Jayalalithaa's good work.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 29th, 2017

Green power: Govt proposes ₹23,450-crore roof top solar scheme

Scheme will integrate discoms as implementing agency in Phase-II.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 21st, 2017

Centre assures contracts for local solar equipment makers in govt projects

India's solar power generation capacity has almost quadrupled in nearly four years to about 15 Gw.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 21st, 2017

Govt confident of achieving target of 100 GW solar power by 2022: R K Singh

Both imported and indigenous solar cells and modules are being utilised for achieving the targets.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 21st, 2017

Gauri Lankesh murder: Rajnath slams Karnataka govt for not nabbing killers

Said, 'We will conduct a thorough probe into her murder and bring the culprits to book if our party is voted to power'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 18th, 2017

Data tracker: The power of celebrity

As 2017 kicked off, stars were wary as govt was all set to legislate the brand-endorser relationship, in a bid to protect consumers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 17th, 2017

Adani Power gets over 174.84 acres of land from Jharkhand govt

Jharkhand government handed over documents of 174.84-acre land in Godda district to Adani Power Limited for setting up 1600 MV power plant.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

Govt issues guidelines for wind power auction aimed at cost effectiveness

The government has already auctioned 2 GW wind capacity so for in the first and second round this year......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

Facing coal loan veto in Australia, Adani says "will adjust to constraints"

NAIF funds would have come from federal govt, but Palaszczuk as premier retains power of veto over applications made inside state.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

2019 agenda: Fine on firms for load shedding and crack down on power theft

Govt launched a $2.3 billion project in September to provide the whole population with power by the end of 2018.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 7th, 2017