The Adani group entered power distribution in Mumbai suburbs four years ago with the Rs 18,000-crore acquisition of the beleaguered Anil Ambani Group-run Reliance Energy Ltd. The group is also building Navi Mumbai International Airport, with estimated cost of over Rs 15,000-crore, which is expected to be operational in a few years.
Unemployment rate for persons aged 15 years and above in urban areas declined to 7.2% during July-September 2022 from 9.8% a year ago, the National Statistical Office said on Thursday. Joblessness or unemployment rate is defined as the percentage of unemployed persons among the labour force. Joblessness was high in July-September, mainly due to the … Read more
“Total wireless subscribers decreased from 1,149.11 million (114.91 crore) at the end of August 2022, to 1,145.45 million (114.55 crore) at the end of September 2022, thereby registering a monthly decline rate of 0.32%,” Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said releasing subscription data for September.
In a tweet, the DGP said, “It’s confirmed now. The blast is not accidental but an ACT OF TERROR with intention to cause serious damage. Karnataka State Police is probing deep into it along with central agencies.” The blast occurred on Saturday evening inside an autorickshaw, near a police station, leaving the passenger and the … Read more
The CBI on Saturday filed a charge sheet against former ABG group chairman Rishi Agarwal and other individuals and entities in connection with the alleged Rs 22,842-crore bank fraud in the ABG Shipyard Ltd., officials said on Saturday. In its charge sheet filed before the special CBI court here, the agency has named as accused … Read more
“While appreciating AIIB’s growing portfolio in India, FM Smt.@nsitharaman suggested that @AIIB_Official should scale-up #investments and mobilise private finance in India’s key priority areas including #RenewableEnergy, #EnergyEfficiency and climate #SmartTechnologies,” the finance ministry said in a tweet.
The draft cover text on ‘Koronivia joint work on agriculture’ noted the importance of considering sustainable land and water management for agriculture in a systemic and integrated manner, taking into consideration local, regional and national circumstances to deliver food security and nutrition. It also noted that “many approaches with high potential for adaptation, adaptation cobenefits … Read more
“The aim to accelerate startups and to rejuvenate growth in rural India and smaller towns can truly make a huge economic impact. There is a great potential in rural and smaller towns, which is the ‘Real Bharat’ to give tough competition to the world, in terms of cost, latent talent and manpower,” BharatX Governing board … Read more