February 23, 2017
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Foreign tourists visiting India rose 11 per cent year-on-year to 8.9 million in 2016: ixigo
New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the enhancement of capacity of the Scheme for Development of Solar Parks and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects from 20,000 megawatt (MW) to 40,000 MW, which will ensure setting up of at least 50 solar parks each with a capacity of 500 MW and above in various parts of the country.
New Delhi: The Indian Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the investment proposal for a generation component of Arun-3 Hydro Electric Project in Nepal, which would cost approximately Rs 5723.72 crore (US$ 854.66 million), and require 60 months for completion.
Mumbai: As per Crisil Research, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways' vehicle modernisation programme is expected to boost commercial vehicle (CV) sales by 440,000 units between fiscal 2018 and 2020, primarily led by heavy-duty truck sales.
Mumbai: Mr Satya Nadella, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Microsoft has unveiled a slew of India focused product rollouts, including Skype lite with aadhar based verification feature for use in India.
New Delhi: Bharti Airtel, India's largest telecom network operator, will buy Telenor's India operations in seven circles to receive additional spectrum in the 1800 megahertz (MHz) band.