On March 31, 2013 12:56 (IST)
Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) today ordered closure of Sterlite Industries copper smelter unit here in the wake of alleged gas leak last week, but the company said it would convince authorities on safety measures installed.
On March 29, 2013 16:10 (IST)
State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) has called for bids for the construction of 5 million tonne a year liquid gas import terminal at Ennore in Tamil Nadu.
On March 29, 2013 01:04 (IST)
Shares in state-owned Repco Home Finance, which raised Rs 270 crore in its IPO, will be listed on the stock exchanges on April 1.
On March 25, 2013 14:35 (IST)
Taking a strong stand over the Kochi-Bengaluru GAIL gas pipeline issue, the Tamil Nadu government today said it would not allow the company to lay them on agricultural land and asked it to lay them on roadsides along the National Highways.
On March 15, 2013 15:29 (IST)
Swedish luxury car maker Volvo Auto India plans to adopt an aggressive strategy and take its annual sales in India to 20,000 units in five years, the company's managing director Tomas Ernberg said on Friday.
On March 09, 2013 12:57 (IST)
Infrastructure giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Friday said the World Bank's six-month sanction against it would not have any significant impact on its business and the group has taken necessary measures to prevent recurrence of any such incident.
On March 08, 2013 23:41 (IST)
World Bank has barred Larsen & Toubro (L&T) from doing any business with it or the projects funded by it for 6 months, after finding that a senior executive of the Indian conglomerate has indulged in fraud.
On March 07, 2013 15:26 (IST)
Old age pension is likely to be linked with inflation index on the pattern of MNREGA besides being made universal by doing away with APL and BPL criteria, the government informed the Rajya Sabha on Thursday.
On February 28, 2013 17:20 (IST)
Infrastructure got a major thrust in Budget 2013-14 with Finance Minister P Chidambaram today announcing a slew of measures to boost sector's growth, like raising Rs 50,000 crore through tax-free bonds, setting up of major ports and a road regulator.
On February 22, 2013 19:33 (IST)
Vedanta Group company Sterlite Copper has lined up investments of about Rs 3,300 crore over the next two years which includes expansion of copper smelter and power plants at Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu and setting up a new desalination plant in the region.
On February 20, 2013 15:01 (IST)
India, the world's biggest sugar producer after Brazil, is unlikely to export the sweetener for up to three years as high production costs price shipments out of the global market and a drought in major growing regions squeezes output.
On February 19, 2013 21:31 (IST)
An under construction godown said to be for use by Bharti-Walmart in nearby Vanagaram, was sealed today by the government officials for allegedly violating rules. The construction had begun before obtaining approval from Chennai Metropolitan Development Agency (CMDA) sources said.
On February 19, 2013 15:46 (IST)
The Power Ministry would finalise the new bidding norms for power projects after discussions with the developers, Power Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Tuesday.
On February 17, 2013 12:25 (IST)
The National Capital Region and Maharashtra cornered over half of the total foreign direct investment inflows of $186.82 billion since April 2000, according to government data.
On February 15, 2013 16:58 (IST)
Realty major DLF's net debt has reduced by Rs 1,870 crore during the third quarter of ongoing fiscal year to Rs 21,350 crore with the help of proceeds of the sale of its major non-core assets of prime Mumbai land and hospitality chain Amanresorts.
On February 13, 2013 14:30 (IST)
Anglo-Dutch oil giant Royal Dutch Shell's India unit plans to invest $1 billion in building a floating liquid gas (LNG) terminal off Andhra coast by 2014 as it bets big on gas retailing in the energy deficit country.
On February 13, 2013 17:49 (IST)
Power Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia today said the new bidding norm for the upcoming power projects are ready and awaiting clearance.
On February 07, 2013 23:04 (IST)
Ratnagiri Gas and Power, erstwhile Dabhol Power, said it has completely shut down power generation for want of gas since today morning.
On February 02, 2013 18:54 (IST)
Freebies and subsidies alone would not help in economic development and youth should seek self-employment, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram said today.
On February 02, 2013 18:16 (IST)
Direct selling FMCG company Amway India today said it is setting up an over Rs 500-crore greenfield manufacturing facility at Nilakottai in southern Tamil Nadu.