Silicosis patients struggle to raise slogans at Masuda

MASUDA, AJMER: About 300 people gathered at a public hearing on problems faced by silicosis patients at Masuda block of Ajmer district. Many of them had come from nearby districts like Pali, hearing of this gathering. Officials of the local administration, block...

1 अरबटनकोयलेकासालानाखननकाहमारालक्ष्य :कोयलासचिव

नईदिल्ली: सरकारनेएकबारफिरसेऐलानकियाहैकिकोयलेकाउत्पादनबढ़ानेकेअपनेइरादेसेवहपीछेनहींहटीहै. केंद्रीयकोयलासचिवअनिलस्वरूपनेदिल्लीमेंहोरहेछठेकोयलासम्मेलनमेंकहा, हमेंअखबारोंमेंछपीइसखबरसेहैरानीहै, जिसमेंकहागयाहैकिसरकारकोयलाउत्पादनकेसालाना1 अरबटनकेलक्ष्यसेपीछेहटगईहै....

Realising energy sector targets

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s style is to set ambitious targets with impossible-looking deadlines. Perhaps he is inspired by a Gujarati poet who said, “Nishaan chuk maaf, nahi neechu nishaan” (missing the target can be forgiven, setting a low target cannot). This...

‘Bushy’ canals ignored for 4 years

AURANGABAD: With the Jayakwadi dam showing 63% live stock, parched areas downstream can finally expect some relief, but not in such gushing and plentiful quantities.Water experts and activists in the region have alleged that canals in downstream areas are in a wild...

Rivers in spate, flash flood warning

Incessant rain since Sunday night, coupled with water released from Chandil Dam in Seraikela-Kharsawan on Monday, led to swelling of two rivers of Kharkai and Subernarekha and prompted East Singhbhum district administration to be on alert for the third time this...