K.V. Prasad

Delimitation has taken away a key revenue earning zone

COIMBATORE: A prominent industrial zone in western Tamil Nadu, Coimbatore is one of the key Lok Sabha constituencies in the State. Rated high next to Chennai for its predominantly industrial background, Coimbatore District steadily grew in stature in the fields of education and healthcare also.

Pradeep Gooptu / New Delhi April 09, 2009, 0:22 IST

After nearly two years of relative calm, fresh tension appears to be brewing over the West Bengal government's plans to set up a Petroleum, Chemical and Petrochemical Investment Region (PCPIR) spanning Nayachar Island and the adjoining mainland comprising Haldia and Nandigram.

Prasanta Paul, Kolkata, DH News Service:
West Bengal CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee is understood to have sent an SOS to the Tatas urging the company to reconsider its move to relocate the Rs 800-crore steel project outside the state.

After Nano

Sandeep Joshi

NEW DELHI: The up-and-coming industrial township of Bhiwadi in Rajasthan has invited industrialists to set up units and take advantage of a world-class infrastructure that has come up there. The Rajasthan Government has also decided to facilitate investments worth Rs.30,000 crore and promote it as a major industrial hub in North India.

A High Power Committee (HPC) was set up under Dr Subhash Chandra Pani, Secretary, Planning Commission, to look into the recommendations of the

In pursuance of the commitment made by the Prime Minister in the 54th meeting of the National Development Council (NDC), an Expert Group was constituted in Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) to examine the schemes of statutory clearances for industrial and infrastructure projects and suggest specific steps for removal of bottlenecks and speeding up the approval process of these projects.

Short-staffed forest & environment ministry delays clearances


Protests against resources being acquired for industry form the environment movement of the poor.

S. Rajendran Farmers will have a role in industrial land development Theme of the changes has been termed

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Thursday issued notices to the Delhi Government, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi and the Commissioner of Industries, Delhi State Industrial Development Corporation on a petition by a businessman seeking directions for an immediate handing over of an industrial plot to him at Bawana in South Delhi. Issuing the notices, Justice G.S. Sistani directed the respondents to file replies to the petition by September 6. The petitioner, Subhash Chand Jain, submitted that he ran an assembling unit of electrical goods at Shastri Nagar in North-East Delhi.