SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son's ambitious proposal to produce 20 gigawatts (GW) of solar energy in India has triggered a major policy shift with the government now looking at issuing mega global t

New Delhi : Ahead of the debate on the Food Security Bill in parliament, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said Saturday that while he supports the Bill, he has concerns about keeping up with risin

The Cabinet Committee on Security has cleared the decks for building two more 1,000 MW nuclear power units at Kudankulam by giving the go-ahead to the Russian offer of about Rs 40,000 crore for the project days before it lapsed.

The decision came right after the Department of Atomic Energy informed the government that the first reactor in Kudankulam would go critical this month. The movement on the project is also vital to the tough stand the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu has taken against protesters in a bid to meet its poll claims to improve the power situation in the state.

The Prime Minister’s Office has given its go-ahead to the finance ministry’s proposal to set up a National Investment Board (NIB), asking it to rework the cabinet note and bring it for formal appro

Last week, the United States formally approached three export control regimes, the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) and the Australia Group, to induct India as a full member of these groups.