Eicher Motors sales zoom 65 percent

Chennai, Feb 1  Sales of two-wheeler maker Eicher Motors Ltd., which will unveil a new bike on Tuesday, zoomed 65 percent last month year-on-year, the company announced.

In a statement on Monday, the company said it sold 47,710 units last month (domestic 47,140 units, exports…

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Ansari embarks on 5-day visit to Brunei, Thailand

New Delhi, Feb 1 (PTI) Vice President Hamid Ansari today left on a five-day visit to Brunei and Thailand, where he will hold bilateral talks with the leadership of the two South East Asian countries besides participating in a number of other events.

His visit to Brunei at the…

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Kudankulam n-power plant starts feeding power to grid

Chennai, Jan 30 (IANS) India’s atomic power generator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd started feeding power on Saturday from its 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu, said a senior official.

“The first unit started feeding power on Saturday morning at 7.12 a.m. The…

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Meghalaya government staff demands pay hike

Shillong, Jan 30  on Friday demanded a pay hike at par with the 7th Central Pay Commission’s recommendations.

“We want the state government to implement the pay revision at par with the central government and the pay hike with effect from January 1, 2016,” Meghalaya State Government Employees Federation…

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Production from Schedule-II coal blocks by March-end: Official

Bhubaneswar, Jan 29  A target has been fixed to start coal production from all Schedule-II mines by March 31 this year, union Coal Secretary Anil Swarup said on Friday.

After taking a review meeting here with representatives of seven states, including Odisha, Swarup said the country has 34 Schedule…

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