Articles about Larsen & Toubro

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

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.

Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as markets welcome vaccine news

10 Nov 2020

Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as markets welcome vaccine news

Domestic stock markets hit fresh record highs on Tuesday as drugmakers Pfizer and BioNTech announced that their COVID-19 vaccine candidate was over 90% effective.

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

24 Aug 2019

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.

L&T acquires controlling stake in Mindtree in hostile takeover

26 Jun 2019

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.

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

31 Oct 2018

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

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

Vice President Naidu releases biography of late engineer Anumolu Ramakrishna

13 Oct 2018

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.

Soon, Mumbaikars can book parking slots using an app

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.

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

17 Jul 2018

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.

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

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.

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

08 Jun 2018

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

22 May 2018

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.

#DecodingBudget: Who are the biggest winners and losers this time?

01 Feb 2018

#DecodingBudget: Who are the biggest winners and losers this time?

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has delivered the crucial Budget 2018, which is the last full-fledged Budget for the incumbent Modi-led government before 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

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

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.

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

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.

All you need to know about M777 howitzers!

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.

Kumar Birla appointed as IIM-A Chairman

22 Oct 2016

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.

India and Vietnam increase cooperation across various sectors

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.