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Oct 09, 2018
US keen to invest in India's infra, port, solar sector development, says Donald Trump govt's development finance institutionThe US government's development finance institution OPIC is keen to invest in the development of India's infrastructure, port and solar energy sectors, a top US official said Tuesday.
Aug 16, 2018
Remembering Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the poet: Former prime minister's verses explored matters of the nation and selfA large fraction of Atal Bihari Vajpayee's verse is layered with calls to national unity, social emblems, and harmony between the two. But as he avowedly once declared, his poetry ‘was a declaration of war’ and not of defeat.
Feb 12, 2018
Mumbai: Fire detected on Air India flight to Ahmedabad, no casualties after pilot aborts takeoffA fire was detected aboard an Air India Mumbai-Ahmedabad flight just as it was preparing for takeoff, official sources said on Sunday.
Nov 14, 2017
Export drops 1.12% to $23 bn in Oct; trade deficit balloons as imports grow 7.6% to $37.11 bnTrade deficit widened to $14 billion during the month under review as against $11.13 billion in October 2016
Nov 01, 2016
India to get six new mega ports under Ministry of Shipping's Sagarmala projectAt least six new mega ports have been cleared to be built under the ambitious Sagarmala Project, taken up by the Ministry of Shipping.
Oct 21, 2016
Sagarmala, India's port modernisation project, can save up to Rs 40,000 cr in logistics, says govt studyThe Ministry of Shipping's ambitious Sagarmala project that aims to modernise India's ports is estimated to save up to Rs 40,000 crore per year spent on logistics by key industries, says a study done by the ministry.
Aug 13, 2015
17 killed, 400 injured in Tianjin port explosion: See video footageSHANGHAI Two massive explosions caused by flammable goods ripped through an industrial area in the northeast Chinese port city of Tianjin late on Wednesday, killing 17 people and injuring around 400, official Chinese media reported. President Xi Jinping demanded that authorities quickly extinguish the fire caused by the blasts and "make full effort to rescue and treat the injured and ensure the safety of people and their property", China Central Television (CCTV) said on its official microblog.
May 26, 2015
Bihar to get roads worth Rs 50,000, port link to Kolkata: Nitin GadkariIn a big-ticket pre-poll announcement aimed at wooing voters in Bihar, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday announced that the state will get roads worth Rs 50,000 crore and the work will be started in 2015 itself.
Apr 08, 2015
Boat carrying medical aid arrives in Yemen's port of AdenInternational humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders says the first boat carrying medical aid to Yemen since a Saudi-led bombing campaign against rebels began last month has arrived in the southern port city of Aden.
Nov 18, 2014
Will Mumbai docks be the new sea-front hangout place for the city?The redevelopment of Mumbai's mostly derelict docklands will, if a government appointed panel has its way, create a waterfront where people living in the world's second most densely-populated city can go to lift their spirits, and the rich can go to play.