Reliance Industries' market valuation is fast inching closer to Rs 6-lakh crore mark, buoyed by a rally in its share price.
At the close of trade today, the company's market capitalisation (m-cap) stood at Rs 5,94,078.91 crore, which is just Rs 5,921.09 crore less than Rs 6 lakh crore mark.
The company's market valuation surged by Rs 17,595.91 crore to Rs 5,94,078.91 crore.
ALSO READ: JioPhone Booking To Resume Post Diwali
Shares of the company rose by 3.05 percent to close at Rs 938.10 on the...
The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to consider amending the national flag code for regulating the playing of the national anthem in cinema halls across the country.
A bench, comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud, said the Centre has to take a call uninfluenced by its earlier order on the playing of the national anthem in the theatres.
During the hearing, Attorney General K K Venugopal, appearing for the Centre, said India was...
The Indian cricket team's captain, Virat Kohli has many feathers added to his cap already but the latest one beats them all. Despite losing the match to New Zealand by 6 wickets, Virat's fans are delighted with his performance marking the 200th ODI of his career.
Apart from adding another century to his long list of achievements, Captain Kohli also became the fastest 1000 runs scorer in ODIs against the New Zealand team beating the former Australian player Dean Jones in the record.
ALSO READ: #Virat200:...
The Congress got a boost with OBC leader Alpesh Thakore joining it in the presence of party Vice President Rahul Gandhi who attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi on demonetisation and GST, calling it a "Gabbar Singh Tax" that has ruined India's economy.Gandhi also asked Modi to break his silence on BJP President Amit Shah's son Jay whose business fortunes allegedly sky-rocketed after the NDA came to power.Addressing a gathering of thousands of supporters of young OBC leader Thakore who heads Thakore...
Hyderabad pacer Mohammed Siraj and Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer are the fresh inclusions in the India squad for the three Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) against New Zealand, starting November 1.Veteran Ashish Nehra has been picked only for the first T20I in New Delhi, which is slated to be his last match."Iyer has been prolific across formats -- in first-class, one-dayers, T20 -- he's been performing consistently," chairman of selectors M.S.K. Prasad told reporters here on Monday. "If we pick a player,...
Everybody's favourite couple Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma hardly get any time together due to their busy schedules. So when they can meet, they never let the opportunity go. The latest opportunity that came their way was in form of an ad film which they shot for recently, together.
The pictures from their shoot were surfacing the internet for a while a now but recently the final video by also released, making their fans go crazy. While attending a wedding ceremony, the duo re-play the bride and...
Second Round Trial Of Spanish Train 'Talgo' Conducted In Mathura
NEWS WORLD INDIA | 0
July 9 , 2016 , 14:00 IST
[caption id="attachment_193529" align="aligncenter" width="700"] The Second round of trial of Spanish train 'Talgo' was conducted in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh on Saturday.The trial held between Mathura and Palwal stations.[/caption]
The Second round of trial of Spanish train 'Talgo' was conducted in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh on Saturday.The trial held between Mathura and Palwal stations.
Earlier trial was carried out between Bareilly and Moradabad stations last month.
A team of Spanish officials along with railways officials and experts from Research Designs & Standards Organisation (RDSO) will be present onboard during the nine-coach Talgo train trial.
Talgo coaches are lightweight and designed in a way that it can run on curves without decelerating the speed.
"The trial will continue till July 26 and various aspects will be observed during the trial run, the official said.
After the successful launch of semi-high speed Gatimaan Express, Talgo trial is being conducted as part of railways strategy to increase the speed of trains.
The nine-coach Talgo train consists of two Executive Class cars, four Chair Cars, a cafeteria, a power car and a tail-end coach for staff and equipment.
Hauled by a 4,500 HP diesel engine, Talgo train ran at a speed ranging between 80-115 km per hour during the first trial.
The trial will be conducted with empty coaches and after filling those with sand bags. The testing team will be in the coaches during trials.
Besides speed, testing team will also take note of vibration, safety and stability of lightweight coaches during the trial and these technical parametres were vital for high speed run.
About the earlier trial results, the official said report is under preparation with analysis of various technical data.
However, he said though the preliminary report is okay there will also be a final trial between Mumbai-Delhi route before finalising the report.
Shipped from Barcelona, the Talgo aluminium coaches anchored at Mumbai port on April 21.
The Delhi-Mumbai Rajdhani Express runs at an average speed of 85 km per hour while the Talgo train can maintain an average speed of 125 km per hour. Talgo envisages the journey between Delhi and Mumbai can be completed in about 12 hours as compared to 17 hours at present.
Besides reducing travel time, Talgo's lighter trains consume 30 per cent less energy.
The Railways has set up a Mobility Directorate to work on strategies to increase speed of trains. Gatimaan Express India's first semi-high speed that clocks 160 kmph, was launched on the Delhi-Agra route in April.
(With PTI Inputs)