India will sign a United Nations charter in 1998 identifying ocean resources, as part of the activities marking the international year of the

The government on Monday extended the period of export of value-added herbal formulations, ayurvedic drug formulations of 17 species of wild plants till March 31,

As many as 39 independent power producers (IPPs) or roughly 43 per cent of the 118 that had initially been allocated liquid fuels, are yet to sign fuel supply agreements (FSA) with oil companies,

The committee on delegating powers to state governments to grant mining licences today sunmitted its report to Union steel minister Birendra Prasad Baishya.

The Union minister for environment has rejected the application for the construction of a captive jetty in Kutch district, Gujarat, by Sanghi Industries Ltd for a mega-cement plant, highly placed

The Kerala fisheries department has embarked on an ambitious project to set up a fishery resource management society to curb over-exploitation of fishery resources, states fisheries minister T K

The World Bank, the world's leading investor in forest projects in developing countreis, says it aims to clean up the global timber industry but is fuelling fears that it wants to start financing

Study : The domestic demand-supply gap of cocoa production is expected to widen in the coming years, according to a study conducted by Cadbury India Ltd. In 1996-97 , the domestic demand was about

Rajasthan's latest scheme of captive power generation has breathed fresh hope into the other wise gloomy power scenario. Energen International Ltd has shown keen interest in reframing its proposal

ICICI appears to be getting truly futuristic. It is planning to lead a major initiative in promoting human genome research in the country. The research, in which leading Indian and foreign