Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)

Iran’s Foreign Minister visits India to strengthen bilateral ties: MEA

Dr Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, Iran’s foreign minister, came to New Delhi on Wednesday to strengthen historical relations and collaborations with India. “Foreign Minister of Iran, Dr Hossein Amir-Abdollahian arrives in a warm welcome in India. The visit will further boost our deep historical ties and partnership,” Arindam Bagchi, a spokesperson for the Ministry of External Affairs […]

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Coal crisis

Long-term measures are required to avoid a repeat of the coal crisis, according to Anil Swarup.

Former coal secretary Anil Swarup remarked on April 30 that the coal crisis will return unless long-term solutions such as expanding Coal India’s production are found, as electricity shortages continue to plague significant portions of the country. “Coal is on fire again and will keep catching fire if long-term solutions are not found. We missed […]

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coal shortage

Due to a coal shortfall, power delivery to Delhi Metro trains and hospitals may be disrupted.

The Delhi administration warned on Thursday of a possible setback in delivering uninterrupted energy to essential institutions in the capital, including Metro trains and hospitals, amid a worsening coal shortage. Satyendar Jain, the Power Minister, convened an emergency meeting to examine the situation and wrote to the Centre, urging that additional coal be made available […]

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