State-run gas distributor Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) Saturday hiked compressed natural gas (CNG) prices by 20 paise per kg.
An IGL statement said that the hike was due to an increase in additional VAT by the Uttar Pradesh state government.
“The new consumer price of Rs 43.30 per kg in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad would be effective from 10:00 pm tonight on 8th September 2012,” Read more
Amidst much fanfare, Air India’s first Boeing 787 Dreamliner arrived in the national capital Saturday, ending a four-year wait.
Air India is the fifth airline to receive the fuel-efficient and eco-friendly aircraft. Among its other operators are All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines.
“The first aircraft reached Delhi in the evening and was inspected by the airlines’ chairman. Flight schedule and crew training of the aircraft will be decided soon,” a senior Air India official told IANS. Read more
Ace designer Suneet Verma, who has opened the first Armani Junior store in the country, has a novel idea to cash in on the growing kidswear market in India – the store will host unique interactive sessions on art and music for the young ones, once in a while.
“I wanted the store to have slightly more interesting appeal, so we decided that one part of store is actually transformed into educational centre,” Varma, whose company Unique Eye Luxury Apparel Pvt. Ltd, has brough Armani Junior to the country, told IANS. Read more
Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar Saturday said that by December Pakistan and India would complete a trade normalisation process which would ensure that traders from India are treated like those from any other country.
Addressing a joint press conference with Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna, she said: “We will treat traders from India as traders from anywhere else.”
“By the end of December, we would complete a trade normalisation process that would ensure that India was treated like any other trade partner.” Read more