Strike affects Mumbai, port operations hit

The one-day strike call given by 11 central trade unions on Tuesday affected the commercial capital.

Govt appoints Radhakrishnan as Chairman of JNPT

The government today appointed L
Radhakrishnan, Principal Secretary to the Kerala government, as Chairman of Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT).

MbPT, JNPT may suffer Rs 100-cr loss due to ship collision

India`s busiest ports, MPT and Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust are
likely to lose revenues of over Rs 100-crore together due to
collision of ships which has forced them to shut down their
operations, a senior official said.

No coercive action must be taken against JNPT: SC

The Supreme Court has instructed
the state authorities to refrain from taking any coercive action against the JNPT with regard to the payment of property tax to village panchayats
surrounding its port establishments.