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  • coal ministry to auction 38 coal blocks

    Coal ministry to auction 38 coal blocks

    Jun 03, 2012, 12:09 PM IST

    New Delhi, Jun 3: The coal ministry will be auctioning 38 coal blocks to integrated steel plants in the private, cement, sponge iron, surface gasification, power, and state governments. These coal blocks belong to  seven

  • power situation leads to walkouts in up assembly

    Power situation leads to walkouts in UP Assembly

    Politics | May 30, 2012, 05:58 PM IST

    Lucknow, May 30 : The dismal power situation in the state led to walkouts in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly even as Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav accused the Congress-led central government of not cooperating in tiding

  • gandhi was power says president

    Gandhi Was 'Power', Says President

    India | Mar 25, 2012, 07:16 PM IST

    Jalgaon, Mar 25: President Pratibha Patil today said that Mahatma Gandhi was not just a person, but a “power” whose teachings can give the youth new strength and vision.Speaking at a gathering after inaugurating Gandhi

  • after up power at the cenre is our next target says mulayam

    After UP, Power At The Cenre Is Our Next Target, Says Mulayam

    Politics | Mar 24, 2012, 09:03 PM IST

    Lucknow Mar 24: A day after speaking of the possibilty of early Lok Sabha elections, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today asked workers to prepare for grabbing power at the Centre.“After the victory in

  • electrical fire leaves swath of boston in darkness

    Electrical Fire Leaves Swath Of Boston In Darkness

    World | Mar 16, 2012, 03:47 PM IST

    Boston, Mar 14: A smoky electrical transformer fire on Tuesday forced emergency crews to shut off power to a large swath of Boston's Back Bay section, plunging neighborhoods familiar to tourists from Kenmore Square to

  • solar storm headed towards earth may disrupt power

    Solar Storm Headed Towards Earth May Disrupt Power

    World | Mar 08, 2012, 12:35 PM IST

    Washington, Mar 8: The largest solar storm in five years is racing toward Earth, threatening to unleash a torrent of charged particles that could disrupt power grids, Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and flights.The sun erupted

  • modi challenges congress to provide 24 hour power in amethi

    Modi Challenges Congress To Provide 24-Hour Power In Amethi, Rae Bareli

    India | Feb 07, 2012, 11:10 PM IST

    Ahmedabad, Feb 7: In a sarcastic attack on Congress on the eve of the first phase of Uttar Pradesh polls, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has sought to know whether Union government could ensure uninterrupted

  • ultimate aim is power at the centre mayawati

    Ultimate Aim Is Power At The Centre : Mayawati

    India | Dec 06, 2011, 10:31 PM IST

    Lucknow, Dec 6: Choosing the occasion of Dalit icon B R Ambedkar's death anniversary, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati today made it clear that her ultimate aim is to secure power at the Centre.Addressing a

  • ferguson says tv has too much power over clubs

    Ferguson Says TV Has Too Much Power Over Clubs

    Football | Sep 27, 2011, 02:17 PM IST

    London, Sept 27: Alex Ferguson complained Monday that television companies have too much power over clubs, despite the rise in broadcast revenue over the last 20 years helping Manchester United dominate English football.The United manager

  • michael holding hits out at bcci power

    Michael Holding Hits Out At BCCI 'Power'

    Cricket | Jul 05, 2011, 10:25 PM IST

    London, July 5: Michael Holding has hit out at India for wielding "too much power" in world cricket.  India are the sport's financial powerhouse on account of cricket's massive following in the world's second most

  • l t plans to invest rs 85 000 cr in orissa

    L&T Plans To Invest Rs 85,000 Cr In Orissa

    Jun 24, 2011, 09:04 PM IST

    Bhubaneswar, June 24: Leading engineering company Larsen & Turbo (L&T) has planned to invest about Rs 85,000 crore in Orissa in aluminium, power and steel sectors.“We have already given proposals to the state government. The

  • workers evacuated from japan s n plant amid radiation fears

    Workers Evacuated From Japan's N-Plant Amid Radiation Fears

    World | Mar 27, 2011, 09:52 PM IST

    Tokyo/Fukushima, Mar 27: Workers were evacuated from the tsunami-damaged Fukushima nuclear plant today after radiation levels surged 10 million times higher than usual, dealing a major blow to efforts to avoid a meltdown of the

  • efforts on to restore power at n plant new quakes rock japan

    Efforts On To Restore Power At N-Plant; New Quakes Rock Japan

    World | Mar 22, 2011, 09:25 PM IST

    Tokyo/Fukushima, Mar 22: Japanese workers scrambled hard today to restore power at the troubled Fukushima nuclear plant as smoke rose from two of its reactors in the tsunami-hit northeast, which was jolted by a series

  • wikileaks like shimla accord we will not oppose n deal if

    Wikileaks: Like Shimla Accord, We Will Not Oppose N-Deal If We Come to Power, Advani Assured US Diplomat

    India | Mar 19, 2011, 08:18 AM IST

    New Delhi, March 19: Senior BJP leader L K Advani had assured the United States Embassy charge d'affaires Peter Burleigh  during the  2009 elections that his party would not reject the Indo-US nuclear deal if

  • power cuts in south west delhi on tuesday

    Power Cuts In South, West Delhi On Tuesday

    India | Mar 14, 2011, 10:21 PM IST

    New Delhi, Mar 14 :  Several areas in South and West Delhi will face power cuts tomorrow for up to five hours as discom BSES will carry out upgrading and maintenance of its network in

  • millions without food water power in japan

    Millions Without Food, Water, Power In Japan

    World | Mar 14, 2011, 06:30 AM IST

    TAGAJO, Japan Mar 13: The death toll in Japan's earthquake and tsunami will likely exceed 10,000 in one state alone, an official said Sunday, as millions of survivors were left without drinking water, electricity and

  • kiwi hurricane demolish pakistan

    Kiwi Hurricane Demolish Pakistan

    Cricket | Mar 08, 2011, 10:40 PM IST

    Pallekele (Sri Lanka), Mar 8: Birthday boy Ross Taylor smashed a whirlwind unbeaten century to set up an emphatic 110-run win for New Zealand against Pakistan in their group A match here today.Taylor, who turned

  • england has power to win ashes series 3 0 says duncan

    England Has Power To Win Ashes Series 3-0, Says Duncan Fletcher

    Cricket | Dec 09, 2010, 04:54 PM IST

    Chennai: Former England cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher, who is currently attached with the New Zealand squad as a consultant, has said England has the power and poise to nail Australia three games to nil

  • alliance with tc necessary to throw cpim out from power cong

    Alliance With TC Necessary To Throw CPIM Out From Power: Cong

    Politics | Nov 25, 2010, 09:02 PM IST

    Kolkata, Nov 25: The Congress has expressed confidence that the party's alliance with the Trinamool Congress in West Bengal will strengthen its stand and would help oust CPI(M) from power. "The situation in Bihar and

  • nda set to ride trust surplus to power for 2nd term bjp

    NDA Set To Ride Trust Surplus To Power For 2nd Term: BJP

    Politics | Nov 19, 2010, 10:51 PM IST

    Patna, Nov 19: The BJP today claimed that the NDA's return to power for a second term in the assembly polls was a foregone conclusion as the electorate had reposed trust in it to deliver