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IGL raises gas prices by 0.20 paise in UP


September 8th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) State-run gas distributor Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) Saturday hiked compressed natural gas (CNG) prices by 20 paise per kg.An IGL statement said that the ... Read more...

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Gas prices see biggest jump of the year


August 13th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This year has caught many by surprise when the Survey Publishers came up with a result of statistics about the booming prices of gas this year. ... Read more...

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Gazprom offers gas price discounts to EU firms


June 28th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian energy giant Gazprom will offer West European consumers 20 billion rubles ($615 million) in price discounts this year."Retroactive payments will amount to 20 billion ... Read more...

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No plan to hike diesel, LPG, kerosene prices: Reddy


May 28th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The government has no immediate plan to hike prices of diesel, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and kerosene, Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy said Monday."I ... Read more...

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US consumer prices flat


May 16th, 2012 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 16 (IANS) US consumer prices were flat in April, largely because of a decline in gas prices, the Labor Department reported.The Consumer Price Index (CPI), which tracks inflation ... Read more...

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Government to deregulate diesel prices


April 24th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The government has "in-principle" agreed to deregulate diesel prices, but there is no such proposal for cooking gas, Minister of State for Finance Namo Narain ... Read more...

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No stay on regulator’s order to cut gas prices in Delhi (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused to stay a regulator's order to the Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) to reduce the price of CNG and piped ... Read more...

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‘No stay on regulator’s order to cut gas prices in Delhi’


April 11th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused to stay a regulator's order to the Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) to reduce cut the price of CNG and ... Read more...

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US small business confidence drops


April 11th, 2012 - 3:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 11 (IANS) US small business confidence in March fell slightly after rising for six straight months, a leading industry association said Tuesday.The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) ... Read more...

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Regulator asks IGL to reduce gas prices


April 10th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Piped cooking gas for households and compressed natural gas (CNG) for vehicles is likely to become cheaper in the national capital with the regulator asking ... Read more...

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Gas prices continue their upward surge


March 6th, 2012 - 1:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US motorists are being hit hard with recent surge in the prices of gas. The price of gas is quickly moving to the $4 mark and ... Read more...

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CNG prices hiked in Delhi and neighbourhood


March 5th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Compressed natural gas (CNG) in Delhi will cost Rs.1.70 more per kg from midnight Monday.In the Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad neighbourhoods, the price of ... Read more...

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India, China growth pushing fuel prices: US


March 1st, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) Amid a national spike in gas prices, the White House has once again argued that there is little it can do to halt the trend with ... Read more...

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Detroit Auto Show 2012 in full swing


January 10th, 2012 - 12:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is said that what does not kill you, makes you strong. That statement is true regarding the US auto market. When the worst recession in the ... Read more...

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Gas prices decline & stand at $3.29 per gallon


December 5th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The price of gas continues to go on the downside despite the fact that the commodity is still costly on the international market. The price of ... Read more...

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Wall Street up on strong corporate earnings


July 16th, 2011 - 4:29 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 16 (IANS) US stocks ended higher Friday as better-than-expected earnings from Google and Citigroup offset concerns over US debt situations, Xinhua reported.The rating agency Standard & Poor's ... Read more...

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No need to revise fiscal deficit target: Pranab


July 5th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The government will stick to its fiscal deficit targets despite loss of revenue due to reduction in levies on petroleum products following the recent ... Read more...

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BJP targets PM for diesel, cooking gas hike


June 28th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Blaming Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the hike in diesel, kerosene and cooking gas prices, the main opposition Bhartiya Janata Party Tuesday said he ... Read more...

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Fuel price hike a hard decision in national interest: Congress


June 27th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) With the opposition mounting pressure on the government over the hike in prices of diesel, kerosene and cooking gas, the Congress said Monday that ... Read more...

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BJP to raise fuel price hike in parliament


June 27th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday lashed out at the government over the recent hike in diesel and cooking gas prices and threatened to ... Read more...

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Bengal slashes cess on cooking gas


June 25th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata June 25 (IANS) The West Bengal government Saturday reduced cooking gas prices by Rs.16 per cylinder to partially offset the hike of Rs.50 announced by the central government.Announcing ... Read more...

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Why couldn’t you prevent hike, Left Front asks Mamata


June 25th, 2011 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 24 (IANS) West Bengal's Left Front Friday strongly opposed the fuel price hike and attacked Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asking how she failed to prevent the increase ... Read more...

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Mumbaikars react sharply to fuel price hike


June 25th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Mumbaikars reacted sharply to the hike in diesel, kerosene and cooking gas prices announced by the government late Friday, terming it as "yet another burden" on ... Read more...

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Osama killing a huge boost to Obama: LA Times


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Osama bin Laden's dramatic killing is sure to be a great boost for US President Barack Obama, whose popularity has waned in recent times, the ... Read more...

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TAPI pipeline project: gas price, transit fees not resolved yet


April 28th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) With the issues of gas prices and transit fees still remaining, the four ministers participating in a meeting on the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline project Thursday ... Read more...

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Citing India, China demand, Obama calls for reducing oil appetite


March 31st, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 31 (IANS) Saying demand from growing economies like India and China was likely to force gas prices up, US President Barack Obama has announced a goal to ... Read more...

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Wall Street falls sharply amid Libya unrest


February 23rd, 2011 - 4:41 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 23 (IANS) US stocks dropped sharply Tuesday amid Libya unrest with the Dow Jones industrial average plummeting 178.46 points, or 1.44 percent, to 12,212.79 points, Xinhua reported.The Standard & ... Read more...

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ONGC Q3 net profit doubles to Rs.7,083 crore


January 28th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Friday reported a 5.87 percent rise in net profit for the third quarter ended Dec 31 at Rs.7,083 crore as against ... Read more...

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Nitin Gadkari pulls up government on corruption inaction


January 17th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan 17 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari compared the Congress-led UPA Government to a band of dacoits for its perceived inaction on the issue of corruption.Addressing a ... Read more...

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GAIL’s second quarter net profit up 29.48 percent


November 3rd, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3(IANS) State-owned gas transmission and marketing company GAIL Wednesday reported a 29.48 percent increase in net profit for the second quarter of the current fiscal year on increased margins ... Read more...

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ONGC Q2 net profit rises 6 percent


October 28th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Thursday reported a 5.87 percent rise in net profit for the second quarter ended Sep 30 at Rs.5,388.77 crore as against ... Read more...

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Most Americans unhappy with Obama’s approach on country’s most divisive issues


September 1st, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 1 (ANI): Americans are largely unhappy with how President Barack Obama is handling the most divisive issues in the country, an ominous sign for Democrats hoping to retain ... Read more...

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Non-NDA opposition unites to protest price rise


July 29th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Non-NDA opposition parties Thursday staged a demonstration in the Parliament House complex demanding a discussion on the price rise under rules that provide for voting. After both houses ... Read more...

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India working to rejig its subsidy system: government


July 20th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The government is reworking the subsidy regime to address the twin issues of meeting social obligation and lowering of fiscal deficit, Cabinet Secretary K.M. Chandrasekhar said Tuesday."We are ... Read more...

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Heavy rains, floods in northern India sets vegetable prices soar high


July 11th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 11(ANI): The after-effects of heavy rains and floods in northern India are being felt across the country, as prices of vegetables have shot over 25 to 30 per cent.Owing ... Read more...

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