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8 December, 2018 3:22 AM MERC asked to look into Adani power bills issue: Minister

The MERC has appointed a two-member fact-finding committee to look into consumer complaints to ascertain the reasons for the sudden upsurge in consumption. Maharashtra Energy Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule on December 7 said the state government has directed the MERC to look into the issue of 'increased' electricity bills of Adani Electricity's consumers 59

28 November, 2018 4:23 AM E Palaniswami To Visit Cyclone Gaja-Hit Areas Amid Demands For More Help

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami will visit Cyclone Gaja-affected parts of the state today amid protests over allegations that many remote areas are yet to get relief supplies. Mr Palaniswami will visit Nagapattinam and Thiruvarur districts. Mr Palaniswami had sought a Rs.15,000 crore-relief from the centre for Tamil Nadu when he met Prime Minister 216

21 November, 2018 2:36 AM Telangana Will Become Blind If Congress Comes To Power: KCR

Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and caretaker Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao has said that if the Congress comes to power, the state will go blind. Talking about providing electricity to Siddipet district, Mr Rao claimed during an election rally that "Telangana ranked number one in all the sectors. In the next two years, train will come to Siddipet 83

17 November, 2018 6:46 PM At Least 33 People Killed After Cyclone Gaja Hits Tamil Nadu

The number of deaths due to cyclone Gaja, which hit Tamil Nadu's coastal districts on Friday, has increased to 33, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said on Saturday. Speaking to reporters at Salem, about 350 kilometres from here, Mr Palaniswami said that 20 men, 11 women, and 2 children died due to the cyclone that crossed the Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam 75

17 November, 2018 6:04 PM Cyclone Gaja likely to intensify again; alert sounded in Lakshadweep

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday warned that the Cyclone Gaja, which has already claimed 33 lives, is likely to intensify again. A cyclone alert was sounded in Lakshadweep for the next 12 hours. After weakening by Friday evening, the cyclonic storm moved further down the coast. “It then moved nearly westwards, emerged into the southeast 104

16 November, 2018 9:41 AM Rajnath Singh assures Tamil Nadu government of central help to deal with cyclone 'Gaja'

New Delhi: The Centre on Friday assured the Tamil Nadu government of all assistance to deal with the situation arising out of the cyclonic storm 'Gaja', which has so far claimed 11 lives. Home Minister Rajnath Singh also directed Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba to monitor the situation in Tamil Nadu and provide all help to the state administration 77

15 November, 2018 7:16 PM Services hit after falling piece of cloth causes fire on train

Suburban services of Western Railway were hit in the peak hours Thursday evening when a piece of cloth fell on its electricity supplying instrument causing a fire, a senior official said. The incident took place around 7.50 pm between Bandra and Khar Road stations, and commuters were asked to get down from the train as a precautionary measures, the WR official 228

8 November, 2018 10:37 AM Arun Jaitley justifies Demonetisation, says shake-up required to make India move to digital transactions

New Delhi: On the second anniversary of Demonetisation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley dismissed the “ill-informed criticism” of the note ban. Refusing claims that almost the entire cash money got deposited in the banks, Jaitley in a Facebook post wrote that confiscation of currency was not an objective of Demonetisation. “Getting it into the formal economy 76

6 November, 2018 5:15 PM Engineering Students Of JNU Write To VC, Demand Accountability For Fees Paid By Them

The engineering students of the Jawaharlal Nehru University here have written to the vice-chancellor, demanding "accountability and transparency" for the fees they were paying towards various facilities. The students were facing a lot of hardships from the day of their admission, the letter said. They have found support from the Jawaharlal Nehru University 95

5 November, 2018 4:19 AM ArcelorMittal’s Essar Steel win may result in Rs 1,150cr loss for Gujarat govt: Report

The Gujarat government stands to lose around Rs 1,150 crore if the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) upholds the committee of creditors’ recommendation to accept ArcelorMittal’s resolution plan to acquire Essar Steel, a Mint report states. These dues are classified as operational creditors and ArcelorMittal’s proposal does not make any provision 95