Electricity spot market prices sky-rocket

Electricity spot market prices sky-rocket

The highest level in January since 2010 and further increase is expected today Electricity spot market prices sky-rocketed yesterday, from around $100 per megawatt hour to over $12,000. The average price was $905 over the day, representing the highest level for January since 2010, when average prices reached $1,153 over the day. A further increase […]

FORMER CHAMPIONS AUSTRALIA, INDIA AND PAKISTAN STORM INTO SUPER LEAGUE QUARTERFINALS

FORMER CHAMPIONS AUSTRALIA, INDIA AND PAKISTAN STORM INTO SUPER LEAGUE QUARTERFINALS

McSweeney hits 156 and Ralston takes 7-15 in Australia’s 311 runs victory over PNG; Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe join PNG in Plate Championship   ·       Photos from Australia v Papua New Guinea, India v Zimbabwe and Pakistan v Sri Lanka matches available on the Online Media Zone for free download and editorial use. Please credit ICC/Getty Images   […]

Padmaavat to release worldwide on 25th January 2018

Padmaavat to release worldwide on 25th January 2018

Viacom18 Motion Pictures announced 25th January, 2018 as the worldwide release date of ‘Padmaavat’. Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, ‘Padmaavat’ is the first Indian film that will have a global IMAX 3D release. Starring Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmavati, Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh & Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji, the film will also […]

Sexual harassment, assault goes unnoticed at UN: Victims

Sexual harassment, assault goes unnoticed at UN: Victims

The cases of sexual harassment and assault are rife in the UN offices around the world, with offenders enjoying impunity in a culture of flawed grievance system, a media report said on Friday. Of the employees interviewed, 15 said they had experienced or reported sexual harassment or assault within the past five years, and alleged […]

Trump sows confusion as Republicans scramble to avert shutdown

Trump sows confusion as Republicans scramble to avert shutdown

US President Donald Trump has appeared to undercut his party’s attempts to reach a budget deal with Democrats, on the eve of a possible government shutdown. In a tweet, the Republican president criticised a sweetener added to the spending bill by congressional leaders to win Democratic lawmakers’ votes, BBC reported on Thursday. The White House […]

Apple, Google employee shuttles under attack in California

Apple, Google employee shuttles under attack in California

Apple and Google have been forced to reroute their shuttles ferrying employee after the vehicles were attacked with either pellet guns or rocks several times on the way to office. According to a report in Slate Magazine on Friday, six buses operated by these tech companies to shuttle employees to their offices have been attacked […]

NASA’s small nuclear reactor to power a habitat on Mars

NASA’s small nuclear reactor to power a habitat on Mars

To provide safe and plentiful energy for future robotic and human missions for Mars and beyond, NASA is conducting experiments on Kilopower — a small nuclear reactor that can generate a reliable power supply. This pioneering space fission power system could provide up to 10 kilowatts of electrical power — enough to run two average […]

Dense fog in Delhi, air-quality turns ‘severe’

Dense fog in Delhi, air-quality turns ‘severe’

There was a dense fog cover over the city on Friday as the air-quality turned severe. The minimum temperature was recorded at 7.4 degrees Celsius, the season’s average. The humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 100 per cent, causing the sudden spike in the pollution levels. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) told IANS that the sky […]

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