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New Delhi, Jul 21 (Just Earth News): Piyush Goyal Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, informed the Lok Sabha on Thursday that the inter-state transmission lines -- mainly used for delivery of power from these generating stations to their beneficiaries in various states -- are planned and implemented as a part of the evacuation system from inter-state generation stations and also as system strengthening projects. more
Indian Minister calls for effective implementation of Constitutional safe guards for Scheduled Castes

New Delhi, Jul 21 (Just Earth News): Thaawarchand Gehlot, Union Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment, urged the states to implement constitutional safe guards for Scheduled Castes (SCs) ...

A unique tribal culture awaits you in Koraput Valley

As rightly said perhaps by the architects of DESIA, a community based Rural Tourism initiative based on Responsible Travel practice in Odisha's Koraput Valley, the story of the region cannot ...

Domestic production of urea on the rise

New Delhi, Jul 19 (Just Earth News): The Minister of State (MoS) in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers, Mansukh L. Mandaviya informed the Lok Sabha on Tuesday that the domestic produc ...

Freight rates for the direct road movement of fertilizers upto 500 Km from plant/port to block level approved

New Delhi, Jun 15 (Just Earth News): To ensure timely and adequate availability of fertilizers to farmers at affordable prices, Department of Fertilizers has approved the freight rates for t ...

"ASEAN leaders accept need for deeper integration and inclusive growth"

Kuala Lumpur, Jun 1 , For ASEAN to achieve both growth and inclusion, countries in the region are required to pursue greater integration and their respective agendas of reform and liberaliza ...

NASA Telescopes find clues for how giant Black Holes formed so quickly

California, May 25, Using data from NASA’s Great Observatories, astronomers have found the best evidence yet for cosmic seeds in the early universe that should grow into supermassive ...

Syria: first 10 days of May ‘disappointing’ for humanitarian work – UN advisor

New York, May 13 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The first 10 days of May have been “disappointing” for aid work in Syria as the breakdown of a truce made aid deliveries dangerous and di ...

Yemen’s food situation on verge of ‘humanitarian disaster’ – UN

New York, May 13 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The food security and nutrition situation in Yemen will turn into a humanitarian disaster unless urgent funding is accessible for the Food and Agricu ...

NASA's Kepler Mission announces largest collection of planets ever discovered

Washington, May 11 (IBNS): NASA's Kepler mission has verified 1,284 new planets – the single largest finding of planets to date.