NGT orders 'intensive survey' of rivers in western UP

Jan 21 2018

NGT has ordered "intensive survey" of UP's Kali, Krishna and Hindon rivers and directed the inspection of 316 industries which are allegedly polluting the water bodies.

NGT directs IBHAS to commission microwave waste treatment unit

Jan 19 2018

NGT has directed IHBAS here to install and commission microwave waste treatment unit in its premises within a month.

Centre, Delhi join hands against air pollution: Harsh Vardhan

Jan 12 2018

Harsh Vardhan said the central govt will, along with the Delhi govt, launch a 2-wk long joint campaign for clean air in the national capital next month.

Delhi choked with severe-plus air quality on New Year day

Jan 01 2018

Air quality in Delhi and its suburbs was severely toxic on the New Year day with pollution rising to "severe-plus or emergency" levels.

China will pull private capital into state-owned enterprises

Dec 28 2017

The private companies concerned will take comfort that cooperation could reduce political risk. But for the broader reform agenda, half-measures will likely be worse.

Delhi deploys marshals to check pollution offences

Dec 27 2017

To check burning in the open and other practices that cause air pollution, the Delhi government announced deployment of home guard volunteers as environment marshals.

Delhi's air quality dips to 'very poor' after eight days

Dec 25 2017

The Central Pollution Control Board recorded an air quality index (AQI) of 359, marking the return of 'very poor' air after eight days.

NGT rejects AAP govt plea to exempt two-wheelers from odd-even

Dec 15 2017

NGT dismissed the AAP govt's review plea seeking exemption for two-wheelers in odd-even scheme, saying such relaxation would defeat the purpose of improving air quality.

Centre to bear 70% cost for Yamuna sewage treatment: NGT

Dec 06 2017

NGT directed the Central govt to bear 70 pc of the cost for constructing 14 Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) under the first phase of the Yamuna river revival project.

Wang to visit India next week;hold talks with Indian officials

Dec 06 2017

Chinese FM Wang Yi will attend the Russia-India-China foreign minister' trilateral meeting next week in New Delhi where he will also hold talks with top Indian officials.

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Total consideration of Rs 2,300 Cr 

Projects involve 4-laning of sections of NH-72A & NH-73


Sets Rights Ratio Of 4 Fully Paid Shares For 25 Held

To issue up to 15.5 cr fully paid-up shares for up to Rs 8,000 cr

Sets Rights Issue Price At Rs 510/Fully Paid Share

To issue up to 7.8 cr partly paid-up shares for up to Rs 4,800 cr

Sets Rights Issue Price At Rs 615/Partly Paid Share


Gets 2 new orders worth Rs 205 Cr from Public Utilities Corp, Seychelles

Projects in waste water sector

Projects funded by European Investment Bank

Cos order backlog increases to Rs 2,200 cr, which is an all-time high


Gets LOA for 2 projects from Delhi Metro Rail Corp

Work includes finishing works of 8 stations of Mumbai Metro Rail Project

Cost of Contracts stands at nearly Rs 57 cr


To acquire entire equity share capital of arm Travel News Services

Deal amounts to Rs 85 cr, with additional consideration of Rs 15 cr

Post acquisition, TNSI Retail to become step-down arm of co

TNSI JV Welcome Retail Private Limited to become step-down arm

Deal likely to be completed in 12-16 weeks

Note: Travel News Services (TNSI)

Effect of acquisition

Consolidation of retail business of FRL

To help FRL expand its presence at Airports, Metro Stations, Universities

Will have access to retail brand WH Smith", license for which is held by co

Note: Future Retail (FRL)

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