Daily Archive: January 15, 2014

Coal India announces Rs 18,317-crore dividend

Kolkata: State-owned Coal India today declared an interim dividend of Rs. 29 per share, amounting to Rs. 18,317 crore, for 2013-14. The government would get Rs. 16,485.71 crore for its 90 per cent stake in the Maharatna company. “We have...

Tiny windmills may one day power cell phones

Smitha Rao and J.-C. Chiao of the University of Texascreated what is said to be the world’s smallest wind turbine that could one day power portable electronics and recharge smartphone batteries. The micro-windmill is so small...