September 17

Iago Aspas out for the next 4 to 5 weeks at

first_imgCelta Vigo have announced that Iago Aspas will be sidelined for the next month with a leg injuryThe Spanish forward was withdrawn in Celta’s 2-0 defeat to Barcelona last week in the second half at Camp Nou.Now Celta have announced Aspas has suffered a breakage of the fibers in the internal calf of his right leg after tests were undertaken.“The ultrasound completed by the medical services of Celta on forward Iago Aspas confirm the initial diagnosis and revealed he suffered a breakage of fibers in the inner calf of his right leg,” read a statement on the club website.Sergio Ramos, Real MadridZidane reveals Sergio Ramos injury concern for Real Madrid Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Zinedine Zidane has put Sergio Ramos’ availability for Real Madrid’s trip to Sevilla next weekend in doubt after withdrawing him against Levante.“The withdrawal period will be four to five weeks.”Aspas will definitely miss Celta’s first three games of 2019 against Athletic Bilbao, Rayo Vallecano and Valencia.Although the 31-year-old could be available for the game against Real Valladolid on January 27 depending on his recovery.Aspas is the fourth highest scorer in La Liga this season with 10 goals in 17 games.last_img read more

August 31

Get the party started

first_imgUsher in the New Year in all its grandeur in the heart of the Capital with some great dining options and room packages at Shangri-La’s Eros Hotel.On New Year’s Eve, the all day dining restaurant, Café Uno offers a sumptuous dinner buffet spread and a choice of unlimited select beverages, from 7:00 p.m. to midnight.Enjoy high energy commercial and house music by our guest DJ at Rs. 4,500 plus taxes per person. Dinner buffet with unlimited select alcoholic beverages comes at Rs.3, 000 plus taxes for kids below 12 years old. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’Indulge in the finest New Year’s Eve Asian buffet spread meticulously crafted by a team of expatriate chef’s at the specialty Asian restaurant, 19 Oriental Avenue that promises an unforgettable dining experience with sophisticated music performances and a choice of unlimited select beverages with a live band to liven things up. Priced at Rs. 5,500 plus taxes per person, the Asian buffet spread with unlimited select alcoholic beveragescomes for Rs.2000 plus taxes for kids below 12 years old.Usher in the New Year with joy as you dance the night away on popular tunes belted out by a live band and guest DJ Harry. Relish a decadent variety of appetizers with a choice of free flowing select beverages.This New Year’s Eve, Island Bar is the perfect destination for party revellers at Rs. 3000 plus taxes per person inclusive of appetizers and unlimited select alcoholic beverages. Book in and have a great new year!last_img read more

August 31

SAIL RINL modernising to expand hot metal capacities in a big way

first_img“SAIL and RINL are executing modernisation and expansion plan aimed at increasing their hot metal capacity to 23.1 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) and 7.3 MTPA, respectively by 2016-17,” Mines and Steel Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said in a reply to Lok Sabha.PSUs — Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL), Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd (RINL) and NMDC — are in the process of implementing significant expansion in the crude/finished steel capacities in their respective brown field/greenfield locations, the minister said. NMDC, he said, is constructing a three MTPA greenfield integrated steel plant in Chhattisgarh and the project is in construction stage. Also Read – I-T issues 17-point checklist to trace unaccounted DeMO cashWhile, SAIL has eight steel plants in states like West Bengal, Chhattisgarh and Odisha, RINL is operating one steel plant in Andhra Pradesh, he said. Moreover, Iron ore imports have increased sharply to 5.63 million tonnes in 2014-15 till November as against 0.37 million tonnes in previous financial year, the government said on Monday.“The import of iron ore has increased from 0.37 million tonnes (MT) in year 2013-14 to 5.63 MT in the year 2014-15 (April-November),” Minister of State for Steel and Mines Vishnu Deo Sai said in a reply to the Lok Sabha. The minister further said there is no acute shortage of raw material like iron ore. However, there are regional shortages of iron ore due to Supreme Court’s decisions regarding lease renewal in Goa and Odisha and cancellation of mining leases in Karnataka. “Coking coal which is used in steel making is largely imported into India due to its non-availability,” the minister said. Also Read – Lanka launches ambitious tourism programme to woo Indian touristsIron ore imports in 2012-13 were at 3.05 MT while in the previous 2011-12 year imports were 0.97 MT, the minister said. He further said that as per the report of the Working Group on Steel for the 12th Five Year Plan for 2016-17, the iron ore requirement is 206.2 MT for crude steel production capacity of 125.9 MT. At present 21 per cent of crude steel production is being done by public sector and 79 per cent of crude steel production is being done by private sector. Meanwhile, mining sector FDI jumped to $657.46 million in the April-December period of this fiscal as compared with just $12.73 million in the entire 2013-14 fiscal, Parliament was informed on Monday. Coal auctions skewed, iron & steel cos tell HCIron and steel companies on Monday argued before the Delhi High Court that the Centre’s decision to club all end-uses, except power, under unregulated sector has led to a “skewed” bidding process in which unequals are competing with each other for mines.The submission was made before a bench of justices Badar Durrez Ahmed and Sanjeev Sachdeva by Bhushan Steel and Power Ltd, Utkal Coal Ltd and Monet Ispat and Energy Ltd which have challenged the Coal Ministry’s decision to club all other sectors, except power, under one category.The bench listed the companies’ pleas for further hearing on March 4 and also issued a notice to the Coal Ministry and sought its response, on that date, on the plea of D B Power Ltd which has challenged merger of two blocks — Durgapur-II Taraimar and Durgapur-II Sariya — in Chhattisgarh.last_img read more