Free Press Journal
  • Piyush Goyal

    Govt committed to take along all states for development

    Ranchi:  Union Minister Piyush Goyal today said the Centre was committed to take along every state in its endeavour for speedy development, which should be above politics to help people get the benefits.

  • Chhattisgarh rail proj on track, 2 more to be expedited: Goyal

    New Delhi: With lack of transport infrastructure hampering coal production, the new government  says it has brought on track one of the three critical rail links in Chhattisgarh and efforts are on to fasttrack other two in Jharkhand and Odisha.

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    Govt to define pristine forests areas by month-end

    New Delhi:  Nearly two years after introduction of the concept of  “inviolate” areas, the new government says it will by month-end define areas to be declared as pristine forests so that coal mining can begin in other places.

  • Centre may resume coal mining at Namchik-Namphuk

    Itanagar: The Centre has assured Arunachal Pradesh of resumption in coal mining at Namchik-Namphuk coalfield in the  troubled Changlang district which was suspended since May 10, 2012.

  • PowerMin seeks Goyal’s help for coal supply to 9940 MW plants

    New Delhi: With Coal Ministry rejecting the Power Ministry’s request to provide fuel to 9940 MW plants of companies like Essar Power, GMR and Power, the latter has sought intervention of Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal into the matter.

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    Piyush Goyal says Power Grid to restore three Delhi transmission lines

    Power minister Piyush Goyal said state-owned Power Grid Corp of India Ltd has been asked to take up permanent restoration of three damaged lines in Delhi, which has been leading to prolonged power cuts in the national capital. After a meeting with members of Delhi’s Legislative Assembly from Bhartiya Janata Party, Goyal said Power Grid Corp of India Ltd was directed to take up permanent restoration of 220kV Gopalpur-Mandola, Bamnauli-Papankalan and Bawana-Rohini

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    Power minister calls meeting over Delhi electricity woes

    New Delhi:  Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal Tuesday called an emergency meet with Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung and officials over the prevailing electricity crisis amid the sweltering summer.

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    Union Minister Goyal in Gujarat today to study state’s power model

    Ahmedabad: Union Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal is in Gujarat today to meet Chief Minister Anandi Patel  and energy and finance minister Saurabh Dalal, and study the state’s model for power sector reforms, sources in the state government told Cogencis.