Daily Archive: June 18, 2015

IOC on top of the world with Leh solar shop

On top of the world. That was how the bold hoarding at the only petrol pump in Leh used to stare at customers till a few years ago in an unabashed assertion of operating...

Govt scheme for 24×7 power still in nascent stage

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government’s ambitious plan to provide 24×7 power to households by 2019 was announced well before the Union government could even prepare a detailed blueprint or tot up an estimate...

Power generation, realty stocks in focus

Shares of power generation companies will be in focus after the government announced at the fag end of the trading session yesterday, 17 June 2015, a sharp increase in India’s solar power capacity target...

Naxals find a target in Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan

Is Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan becoming collateral damage of the spike in Maoist insurgency? The pace of building toilets, key to ending the problem of open defecation, is slower in Naxal insurgency affected states. A...