Sale of BS-VI non-compliant vehicles should stop from 2020, Centre tells SC

New Delhi, July 23 : In major step to curb vehicular pollution, the Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that sale and manufacture of BS-VI non-compliant vehicles in India should not be allowed from April 1, 2020. A bench of Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta was informed by the Centre that […]

Ministerial committee set up for development of Odia film industry

Bhubaneswar, July 23 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday set up a ministerial committee for the development of Odia film industry. The panel, headed by Finance Minister Sashi Bhusan Behera, would submit a report to the state government in one month regarding steps to be taken for development of Odia cine industry. Based […]

Rs 786 cr textile unit coming up in Karnataka’s Chamarajnagar

Bengaluru, July 23 : Karnataka Heavy Industries Minister K.J. George on Monday said the state government would assist Sutlej Textiles Ltd in setting up its unit in Chamarajanagar district at a cost of Rs 786 crore. The textile making unit is being set up at Badanaguppe and Kallambahalli villages of Chamarajanagar district, about 180 km […]

Lupin Foundation, NITI Aayog join hands on aspirational districts programme

New Delhi, July 23 : The NITI Aayog on Monday signed an agreement with the Lupin Foundation to collaborate in the government’s ambitious aspirational districts programme which aims to quickly and effectively transform some of the most underdeveloped districts of the country. As per the statement of intent, the NITI Aayog and Lupin Foundation will […]

Delhi to generate over 2,000 MW of solar energy by 2025

New Delhi, July 23 : With an aim to generate more than 2,000 MW of solar energy in the national capital by 2025, the Delhi government is laying out a comprehensive roadmap to encourage adoption of rooftop solar projects by the residential sector. In order to achieve this goal and understand the opportunities and challenges […]

Only rooms with toilet on rent, verifying tenant mandatory: Goa CM

Panaji, July 23 : Soon, renting rooms in Goa will only be allowed if there is a toilet and bathroom on the premises and tenant verification is formally carried out, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the Goa Legislative Assembly on Monday. “We are coming with a new law. If you do not have a toilet, […]