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‘Latin America, Caribbean and India should build closer ties’


July 18th, 2012 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) There is great opportunity to build a partnership between India, Latin American and Caribbean countries based on their political, economic and cultural strengths, said speakers at ... Read more...

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Latin America - Energising India (Comment)


June 21st, 2012 - 9:52 am ICT by IANS
Latin America has remained at the periphery of Indian political and economic strategy, having presented no significant challenges, received marginal Indian migration (mainly in the Caribbean/Atlantic), and, depending on the country, ... Read more...

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Gas exploration irregularities: CBI case against eight (Lead)


July 1st, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday registered a criminal case against eight people, including the former head of the Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) ... Read more...

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CBI files case against eight in gas exploration irregularities (Second Lead)


July 1st, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday registered a criminal case against eight people, including former director general of hydrocarbons (DGH) V.K. Sibal, for extending ... Read more...

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CBI files case against former oil regulator (Lead)


July 1st, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday said it has registered a criminal case against former director general of hydrocarbons V.K. Sibal and others for ... Read more...

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India, Angola sign deal for hydrocarbon sector


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) India and the African state of Angola Tuesday signed an agreement in the hydrocarbon sector, which will increase the supply of crude and allow increased investment by ... Read more...

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ONGC to invest $20 bn on assets abroad


March 14th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Dahej (Gujarat), March 14 (IANS) India's energy behemoth, the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), will invest $20 billion (Rs.90,000 crore) in assets abroad over the next decade. "ONGC possessed the capacity to ... Read more...

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Colombia expects $10 bn in energy, mining investment this year


January 20th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 20 (IANS/EFE) Investment in Colombia's mining and energy industries should come in at more than $10 billion this year, a minister said. The mining and energy sector has been "gathering a ... Read more...

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Lots of oil and gas in Colombia, but few buyers


January 20th, 2010 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 20 (IANS/EFE) Colombia has large deposits of oil and gas but very few buyers, the country's energy minister said while announcing a $10-billion investment plan in the sector this year. Energy ... Read more...

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Speculative derivative trade impacting oil prices: ONGC


November 9th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) International oil prices may not stabilise due to a hyperactive derivatives market, which was indulging in speculation to make profits rather than hedging against risk, said the ... Read more...

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India relaunches auction of areas for oil and natural gas exploration


August 8th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 8 (ANI): India on Saturday relaunched its largest ever auction of oil and gas exploration areas, aiming to attract USD 3 to 4 billion investment towards boosting energy security.Union ... Read more...

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Global project all set to extract more oil and gas from ground


February 22nd, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): An international project is all set to extract more oil and gas from the ground, potentially saving companies billions of dollars.The project is spearheaded by Associate Professor ... Read more...

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Dhaka wants to demarcate maritime boundaries in Bay of Bengal


January 16th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 16 (IANS) The new Bangladesh government wants to engage neighbours India and Myanmar to demarcate maritime boundaries in the Bay of Bengal to be able to file its claim before ... Read more...

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Bangladesh-India standoff over oil exploration in Bay of Bengal


December 26th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 26 (IANS) Bangladesh has deployed two war ships in the Bay of Bengal after a standoff with India over hydrocarbon exploration in the waters, according to a media report quoting ... Read more...

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New Oil India plan to boost Assam oil output


December 3rd, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 3 (IANS) A top official of India's leading oil exploration company, Oil India Ltd (OIL), said here Wednesday that the company has embarked on a massive plan to boost crude ... Read more...

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Russian submersibles plumb record depths to explore Lake Baikal


July 29th, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Moscow, July 29 (DPA) Two Russian submersibles plumbed the depths of Lake Baikal in eastern Siberia Tuesday, diving a record 1,680 metres in one of the world's largest lakes. "It is a ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan wants a Palace on Wheels along Silk Route


June 10th, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
By Neelam Mathews Astana, June 10 (IANS) Spurred by the success of the Palace on Wheels and other luxury train services in India, Kazakhstan has sought help from India's tourism ministry for similar ... Read more...

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