Larsen & Toubro: News

09 May 2024


L&T joins elite club with ₹2 lakh crore annual revenue

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has become the sixth private non-financial firm to report a full year revenue of at least ₹2 lakh crore.

31 Oct 2023


L&T's Q2 profit goes up 45% to Rs. 3,223 crore

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has experienced a 45% year-on-year surge in net profit for the second quarter of the 2023-24 fiscal year, reaching Rs. 3,223 crore.

25 Nov 2020


Contract for building India's longest river bridge goes to L&T

The construction wing of infrastructure giant, Larsen and Toubro (L&T), has landed the contract for building India's largest river bridge, reports said.

24 Aug 2019

Nuclear Fusion

How India is helping create a 'miniature Sun' on Earth

While the Indian Space Research Organization is planning to launch a satellite to study the Sun by 2020 (the Aditya-L1 mission), India and some other nations are planning to bring the Sun to Earth.

26 Jun 2019

Cafe Coffee Day

L&T acquires controlling stake in Mindtree in hostile takeover

In one of the biggest takeovers witnessed in the Indian IT industry, Larsen & Toubro has acquired a controlling stake in Mindtree.

31 Oct 2018

Narendra Modi

#StatueOfUnity: PM Modi unveils world's tallest statue of 'Sardar'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unveiled the 'Statue of Unity' in Gujarat.

13 Oct 2018

Venkaiah Naidu

Vice President Naidu releases biography of late engineer Anumolu Ramakrishna

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu yesterday released a biography of late Anumolu Ramakrishna, a pioneer in the application of innovative systems and construction techniques in the Indian construction sector.

13 Sep 2018


Soon, Mumbaikars can book parking slots using an app

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has taken a novel approach to solve parking issues.

17 Jul 2018

Narendra Modi

Shivaji memorial: Maha govt now plans shorter statue, longer sword

The Maharashtra government has changed the height specifications of the proposed Chhatrapati Shivaji Memorial off the Arabian Sea to reduce the cost of the project, an RTI has revealed.

14 Jun 2018


PEs, VCs pump-in $3.2bn investments in May in India: EY

Private equity and venture capital investments in India reached $3.2bn in May, helped by 10 large deals of value greater than $100mn.

08 Jun 2018

Indian Railways

Google takes free Wi-Fi to 400 railway stations in India

In 2.5 years, Google has installed free Wi-Fi hotspots in 400 Indian railway stations, the company said yesterday, with Dibrugarh in Assam being the latest.

Work on Mumbai's Coastal Road to finally start by September

Work on BMC's ambitious 8-lane Coastal Road in Mumbai will start this September, as the contractors for two portions of the 9.98-km road have already been selected.

31 Jan 2018


150 "Google Stations" offering free Wi-Fi deployed across Pune

Two years after launching free public Wi-Fi initiative called "Google Station" to bring millions of Indians online, Google has partnered with engineering and construction giant Larsen & Toubro to bring 150 "Google Station" hotspots to Pune.

20 Oct 2017


Mumbai: MSRDC receives 33 bids for Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi Expressway

Seeking security clearance of the companies that bid for the construction of the Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi Expressway, Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) submitted a list of 33 bidders to the Union Home Ministry.

18 May 2017


All you need to know about M777 howitzers!

The Indian Army received the first two out of a total of 145 M777 ultra-light howitzers manufactured by BAE systems in the US.

22 Oct 2016

Reliance Industries

Kumar Birla appointed as IIM-A Chairman

The HRD Ministry has appointed Aditya Birla Group Chairman, Kumar Mangalam Birla, as the new Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

03 Sep 2016


India and Vietnam increase cooperation across various sectors

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two day visit to Vietnam, said both countries recognized the growing need for cooperation in order to respond to emerging regional challenges.