ISRO tells industry to enhance capacity to meet demand

Bengaluru, June 23 : The Indian aerospace industry should enhance its capacity to meet the growing demand for space-based services, India’s space agency ISRO said on Thursday. “It is imperative for the aerospace industry to enhance its capacity to meet the rapidly increasing national demand for space-based services,” Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman A.S. […]

100% FDI in pharma, agriculture will kill Indian brands: Mamata

Kolkata, June 23 : Lashing out against the Narendra Modi government’s decision to relax FDI norm in several sectors, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said 100 per cent foreign direct investment in sectors like manufacturing, agriculture and pharmaceutical will “kill Indian brands”. Replying to the debate on Governor K.N. Tripathi’s address to […]

Toyota inaugurates new diesel engine plant

Bengaluru, June 23 : Toyota Industries Engine India (TIEI) on Thursday inaugurated a new plant to manufacture powerful and high performance Global Diesel engines. Engines being built by TIEI, a joint venture company between Kirloskar Systems Ltd (KSL) and Toyota Industries Corporation (TICO), will feature Economy with Superior Thermal Efficiency Combustion (ESTEC) technology, said the […]

Can utilise unused airports for other commercial purposes: Official

New Delhi, June 23 : The government on Thursday said it will consider the possibility of utilising unused airports for other commercial purposes. “The Civil Aviation Ministry would look at the possibility of utilising certain unused airports for the purpose of parking aircraft and using aerodromes for plane-breaking or dismantling of old aircraft,” Civil Aviation […]