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How Infra Companies Can Work For A Sustainable Future

Jun 08, 2021 S.N. Subrahmanyan

During current times of pandemic that are extraordinarily difficult, it calls for the infrastructure companies to swift and thoughtful action.

Bengaluru World's Fastest-Growing Tech Hub, London Second: Report

Jan 14, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Investment in Bengaluru grew 5.4 times from USD 1.3 billion in 2016 to USD 7.2 billion in 2020, according to data analysed by L&P


Over 400 Infrastructure Projects Show Cost Overruns Of Rs 4.34 Lakh Cr

Reasons include delay in land acquisition, delay in obtaining forest and environment clearances, lack of infrastructure support and Covid-19, amongst other hindrances.

PM Modi Inaugurates, Lays Foundation Stone For Varanasi's Development Projects

Nov 09, 2020 PTI

The Prime Minister inaugurated several social and economic projects in Varanasi via a webcast.


The Disgusting, Deadly Downside Of ‘Being Wired’

Wherever you are, you can’t escape the sight of ugly wires and cables snaking across lampposts, streets, houses, temples and toilets. Even Rashtrapati Bhavan is not spared.

31 December, 2019

Finance Minister Unveils Infra Projects Worth Rs 102 Lakh Crore For Next 5 Years

PTI

The government said the projects identified are in sectors such as power, railways, urban irrigation, mobility, education and health.


11 November, 2019

Economic Slowdown Continues As Industrial Production Posts Steepest Fall In 8 Years

PTI

India's factory output shrank to the lowest level in eight years as all three broad-based sectors of capital goods production, consumer durables, and infrastructure and construction goods contracted.


29 October, 2019

Adani Group Ties Up With US Company To Build Data Centre Infra In India

PTI

Data centres are significant components of a digital economy.


05 July, 2019

Union Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Several Measures To Boost Infrastructure

Outlook Bureau

India Budget 2019: The budget speech emphasised on providing a massive push to all kinds of physical connectivity by taking forward programmes across various key sub-sectors such as roads, rail, inland waterways and air connectivity.


10 May, 2019

Jaypee Case: Buyers, Lenders Ask NBCC To Clarify Its Conditional Bid

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

The revised bid of NBCC (India) Ltd to take over Jaypee Infratech came under intense scrutiny when the Committee of Creditors (CoC), comprising 22000 homebuyers and a consortium of banks, met on May 9 to decide its fate.


23 April, 2019

NDA Govt Aggressive About Tweaking Land Acquisition Laws For Bullet Train Project: PUCL

Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

The Maharashtra Chapter of PUCL released a 50-page report that looks at different laws, regulations, notifications brought about since 2014 and the impact they have had on the economy and social fabric of the country.


01 February, 2019

27 km Of Highways Being Built Every Day, India Fastest Highway Developer In World: Piyush Goyal

Outlook Web Bureau

Asserting that rapid infrastructure growth has ushered in transformative changes, Goyal said, "India is the fastest highway developer in the whole world" with 27 km of highways being built every day.


19 November, 2018

Bangladesh Inches Closer To Tame Padma, Bridge Economic Gap

Probir Pramanik

Bangladeshi prime minister Sheikh Hasina hopes the Padma bridge will bring major turnaround for South Asia’s youngest nation.


10 October, 2018

IL&FS; Case: Possibility Of Fraud Cannot Be Ruled Out

Outlook Web Bureau

IL&FS will also be the test case for National Financial Reporting Authority(NFRA), the source said.


30 July, 2018

After Mumbai Man's Son Died Because Of A Pothole, He Filled 500 Of Them

Outlook Web Bureau

Around six persons have lost their lives in and around Mumbai due to potholes this monsoon season.


22 July, 2018

Poor Building Condition Forces Students Of Classes 1-8 Share One Room

Outlook Web Bureau

Mukesh said he approached each and every authority in Faizabad regarding the impoverished condition of the school, but he did not receive any response from them.


11 July, 2018

Watch Video: Gujarat Locals Risk Lives, Cross Canal Through Collapsed Bridge

Outlook Web Bureau

Children, too, cross the bridge by risking their lives on their way to school.


07 July, 2018

Will Sanction Funds For Roads, Drains In Unauthorised Colonies Within 15 Days, Says Kejriwal

Outlook Web Bureau

During his visit to unauthorised colonies, Kejriwal interacted with locals and after listening to their grievances, warned officers that they would be suspended for "shoddy" work.


Photo Gallery

Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Beawar district.

PTI Photo

Devotees carry an idol of Lord Ganesh for immersion in the Tawi river, in Jammu.

PTI Photo

Saints pray to Lord Swaminarayan during 'Jal Jalani Edkashi' at Gurukul in Surat.

PTI Photo

Activists of Samuga Needhi Katchi wear masks of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin and former chief minister M Karunanidhi, during the pledge owing on the 143rd birth anniversary of Thanthai Periyar, in Coimbatore.

PTI Photo

Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Ahmedabad.

PTI Photo
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