Jharkhand  /  Published 15.10.21

Minister visits Ranchi for coal review

Apart from a sharp spike in electricity demand, growth in the number of consumers, inadequate stocking by power projects before monsoon, and heavy rains in September also hit coal production and dispa...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.10.21

Coal India halts e-auction of coal

Amidst an unprecedented crisis for powerhouses, Coal India Limited has suspended the e-auction of coal till further orders in order to replenish the dwindling stock of power plants aggravating the dif...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 14.10.21

Joshi decodes coal crisis issue

Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi on Thursday said closure of some mines, and inundation of a few others due to monsoon led to the crisis but there is no need to panic as the situation is improving. Visiti...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chatra

Business  /  Published 14.10.21

Data belie FM power claim

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has categorically denied any power crisis in India — even as grid data showed the situation to be the worst in five years. Amid reports of the ongoing coal s...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.10.21

Joshi: There will be no power crisis

Amid the country's power plants grappling with coal shortages, Union Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi on Wednesday assured that there will be no crisis to meet the supply of coal for power generation. ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bilaspur


Business  /  Published 13.10.21

States accused of power switch

The Centre on Tuesday warned states that power PSUs will curb their supplies if they are found selling electricity on power exchanges to cash in on surging prices.  On Tuesday, the power ministr...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 12.10.21

Shah joins huddle as power crisis grows

Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday held a meeting with power minister R.K. Singh and coal minister Pralhad Joshi amid reports that the coal shortage in the country was worsening, officials said.&...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.10.21

Online bidding for 11 coal mines

The government on Monday organised a pre-bid conference for prospective bidders for the sale of 11 coal mines. The coal ministry launched the second attempt of the auction of 11 coal mines earmarked ...
By Our Bureau, PTI

India  /  Published 11.10.21

Coal crisis: Amit Shah meets cabinet ministers

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday held a meeting with Power Minister R K Singh and Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi amid reports of the ongoing coal shortage in the country, officials said. During t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.10.21

HC exempts Rujira’s presence

The Delhi High Court Monday exempted for the time being the physical appearance of Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee's wife Rujira Banerjee before a trial court in connection with a money la...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


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