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Gunmen execute 10 road workers in southwest Pakistan


September 15th, 2012 - 3:54 am ICT by BNO News
QUETTA, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A group of gunmen attacked workers along a road in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday before executing ten of them, police said on Friday. A previously unknown militant ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Beijing-Manila row over island


May 8th, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 8 (IANS) China has slammed Manila's attempt to rename Huangyan Island as Beijing is set to launch its first deep water oil rig in the South China Sea.Manila ... Read more...

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China’s to drill in South China Sea


May 7th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 7 (IANS) The first deep-water drilling rig developed in China will be put into service in the South China Sea Wednesday, the country's largest offshore oil producer said ... Read more...

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Putin slams NATO on Libya attacks


April 27th, 2011 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, April 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has sharply criticised NATO's military actions in Libya, saying the North African state was being illegally destroyed by "so-called civilised ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India to formulate policy to tap shale gas


March 11th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) India will identify areas that have the potential for shale gas, or hydrocrbons trapped in sedimentary rocks, and also formulate a policy soon to tap ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India needs new Look-West policy: Vice President


November 20th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Vice President Hamid Ansari Saturday called for the adoption of a new Look-West policy aimed at the Gulf and West Asia that can secure the country's economic, ... Read more...

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India, US ink three agreements on energy


November 9th, 2010 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) In keeping with US President Barack Obama's focus on energy cooperation, three agreements were signed Monday in this sector including one on setting up a research ... Read more...

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Energy security essential for India’s double digit growth: Pranab Mukherjee


November 3rd, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.3 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday gave a call to make structural reforms in the energy sector to attract investments, adding for this purpose the government ... Read more...

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Government will check oil price fluctuation: Deora


October 27th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): Expressing his concern over spiralling fuel prices, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora on Wednesday said the government would intervene if the global oil scenario remained ... Read more...

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Norway to help African countries control coastal resources


September 21st, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 21 (IANS) Norway will help six African countries gain control of the oil and gas resources located off their coastal borders. According to an agreement to be signed in New ... Read more...

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New estimates value Essar gas reserves at $4 billion


March 5th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) The Ruias-led energy major Essar Oil Friday said its coal-bed methane blocks actually contain about seven trillion cubic feet (tcf) of recoverable gas, over twice than earlier estimates, ... Read more...

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New sugar-based polymer to help compost plastic items at home


February 18th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Scientists are developing a new sugar-based polymer that would make it possible to compost food packaging and other disposable plastic items at home, along with organic waste.The degradable ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dinosaurs may have been wiped off because of giant impact near India


October 16th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 16 (ANI): If a new study is anything to go by, dinosaurs were killed by a giant impact near India, not Mexico.In the research, Sankar Chatterjee of Texas Tech University ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Gas exploration in Dhaka’s interest, says Hasina


September 21st, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 21 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh hasina Monday said awarding of gas exploration contracts to foreign firms was in the country's interest and "not a sell-out." Hasina said gas exploration is ... Read more...

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India, Turkmenistan ink MOU on programme of cooperation


September 18th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by ANI
Ashgabat (Turkmenistan), Sep.18 (ANI): India and Turkmenistan on Friday signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on a programme of cooperation.The bilateral agreement was signed after delegation-level talks between visiting Indian External Affairs ... Read more...

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World’s 30 percent undiscovered gas and 13 percent oil may lie north of Arctic Circle


May 29th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): A detailed geological survey has revealed that around 30 percent of the world's yet-to-be discovered gas resources and 13 percent of its undiscovered oil reserves may lie north ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bahrain, Shell sign memorandum on gas initiatives


February 3rd, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Nicosia, Feb 3 (ANI): The National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA) of Bahrain andShell International Gas and Power Limited have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) concerning the feasibility of various ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tehran will look for other partners, Iran warns Austrian OMV


September 13th, 2008 - 9:24 am ICT by ANI
Nicosia, Sept 13 (ANI): Iranian Oil Minister Gholam Hossein Nozari on Friday has given a stern warning to Austrian energy firm OMV that unless it signs a deal on the Nabucco ... Read more...

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Effectiveness of Indian n-safeguards questioned at IAEA meet


June 3rd, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Mehru Jaffer Vienna, June 3 (IANS) Abdul Samad Minty, South Africa's representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Board of Governors, said here there is concern that India's nuclear facilities meant ... Read more...

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Middle East sees growth in regional jet market


April 19th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by admin
(Gulf Business Capsule)Riyadh, April 19 (IANS) A new market is emerging in the Middle East for regional jets with seating capacity of 30 to 120 that can serve destinations within three hours ... Read more...

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Myanmar Foreign Minister U Nyan Win meets PM


January 2nd, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 2 (ANI): Myanmar Foreign Minister U Nyan Win met Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh here on Wednesday. The visiting Minister will meet his Indian counterpart External Affairs Minister Pranab ... Read more...

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Myanmar Foreign Minister U Nyan Win to meet PM


January 2nd, 2008 - 11:31 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 2 (ANI): Myanmar Foreign Minister U Nyan Win will meet Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh here today to explore ways for further strengthening bilateral ties between the two countries. ... Read more...

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PM to meet Myanmar Foreign Minister U Nyan Win


January 2nd, 2008 - 10:57 am ICT by admin
New Delhi , Jan 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will meet Myanmar Foreign Minister U Nyan Win here today to explore ways for further strengthening bilateral ties between the two ... Read more...

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