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India seeks Qatari investment in oil and gas sector


October 28th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy Friday urged Qatar to increase supply of crude oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG) and invest in Indian public sector ... Read more...

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Diesel price to go up if inflation comes down: Rangarajan


October 20th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The government will hike diesel prices once there is a substantial easing in inflationary pressure, the prime minister's top economic adviser C. Rangarajan said Thursday."Diesel ... Read more...

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Oil companies to bear Rs.121,571 crore under-recoveries: Reddy


October 19th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) will bear under-recoveries of Rs.121,571 crore in 2011-12, despite the recent petrol price hike, Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy said ... Read more...

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Oil marketers to incur loss of Rs.121,000 crore in current fiscal


October 10th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) A depreciating rupee and higher cost of crude was affecting the functioning of oil marketing companies (OMCs) and they could end up incurring losses of over ... Read more...

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Telangana: Congress steps up consultations, rules out president’s rule


October 9th, 2011 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Oct 8 (IANS) The Congress Saturday ruled out imposition of president's rule in Andhra Pradesh even as it held hectic consultations led by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa, Modi, Mayawati in Inter-State Council


October 5th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday approved a reconstituted Inter-State Coucil, with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and Uttar ... Read more...

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Jaitapur plant will get consent: French ambassador


September 24th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) France is confident that the Jaitapur nuclear plant that has run into trouble because of earthquake concerns will get the green light, says outgoing French ... Read more...

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India’s interests growing in African oil, gas assets


September 4th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Even though Sudan is the only African country where state-owned Indian companies have started extracting hydrocarbons, other countries in the continent are also showing promise, ... Read more...

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Britain to push for bigger Indian role in Commonwealth


August 29th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Ahead of the Commonwealth summit in Australia, Lord David Howell, Britain's minister of state for foreign and Commonwealth office, will hold wide-ranging talks here ... Read more...

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Saudi largest supplier of oil to India, Africa shows promise


August 23rd, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Saudi Arabia remained the largest supplier of crude oil to India while the share of African countries rose significantly from 32.91 million tonnes in 2009-10 ... Read more...

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Chiranjeevi joins Congress


August 20th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Actor-tuned-politician K. Chiranjeevi Saturday formally joined the Congress by filling up a membership form in presence of party general secretary Rahul Gandhi.The Telugu megastar, ... Read more...

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AI looking for new routes, says Ravi


August 20th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) National carrier Air India will operate flights on new routes as and when an opportunity arrives, the government said Saturday."We will take a decision ... Read more...

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Air India’s fuel credit limit extended: Ravi


August 18th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The group of ministers (GoM) looking into the troubled financial condition of national carrier Air India Thursday said that the airline's credit limit by ... Read more...

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Fuel prices to fall if global prices dip further (Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The government Tuesday said that prices of petrol and other fuel could be lowered if global crude prices continue to slip further.A fall in ... Read more...

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Petrol price to be cut if global crude prices slip further: Minister


August 9th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy said Tuesday that if global crude oil prices continue to slip further, petrol price would be lowered. "If the prices ... Read more...

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CWG costs escalated 100 percent in seven years


August 5th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The budget for the 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG) escalated nearly a hundred-times since India submitted its bid in 2003.When Indian Olympic Association (IOA) bid for ... Read more...

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Government compelled to hike fuel price: Reddy


August 4th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance government Thursday defended its recent decision to hike prices of diesel, cooking gas and kerosene, saying it was compelled to ... Read more...

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Government gives nod for Reliance Industries-BP deal


July 22nd, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The central government Friday gave its go-ahead to global energy major BP buying 30 percent stake in some of the oil and gas blocks held ... Read more...

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s new team


July 12th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Following is the new look of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's team after a reshuffle of his council of ministers Tuesday, inducting eight new faces, ... Read more...

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Jaipal meets PM in support of Telangana (Lead)


July 8th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Union Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday and is learnt to have called for steps that the government should ... Read more...

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Jaipal meets PM over Telangana


July 8th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Union Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday and called for steps to resolve the impasse over creation of a ... Read more...

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Maran out of cabinet, but DMK to stay put in UPA


July 7th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Even as the 25-month-old United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-II government dumped Dayanidhi Maran, the second minister from the DMK for involvement in the 2G ... Read more...

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India, Iran implement pact on prisoners (Lead)


July 7th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) India and Iran have resolved to combat terrorism and implement an agreement on transfer of sentenced prisoners.Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao, who is in Tehran for ... Read more...

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Crisis deepens as more Telangana lawmakers quit amid crippling strike (Roundup)


July 5th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 5 (IANS) The political crisis in Andhra Pradesh deepened Tuesday with the resignation of four more parliament members and 18 legislators from Telangana even as the ... Read more...

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Pressure on Jaipal Reddy, others to quit (Lead)


July 5th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 5 (IANS) Parliamentarians and legislators from Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region, who have not yet submitted their resignations, are facing the ire of groups who are pressing ... Read more...

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Quit or face action, Telangana activists tell MLAs


July 5th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 5 (IANS) Groups pressing for a separate state of Telangana have stepped up pressure on MPs, ministers and legislators from the region who have not yet resigned.Activists ... Read more...

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Movement for Telangana gathers momentum; cabinet meets (Intro Roundup)


July 5th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 4 (IANS) The movement for separate statehood to Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh entered a crucial phase Monday with the mass resignations of MPs, state ministers ... Read more...

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Crisis in Andhra as Telangana MPs, MLAs quit enmasse (Roundup)


July 4th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 4 (IANS) The movement for separate statehood to Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh entered a crucial phase Monday with the mass resignations of MPs, state ministers ... Read more...

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Petrol pump dealers’ commission raised, prices go up


July 1st, 2011 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Following the government's approval to increase the commission of petrol pump dealers, petrol and diesel prices will increase by 27 paise and 15 paise per ... Read more...

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India gives conditional approval to Cairn-Vedanta deal


June 30th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) In a major relief to the Anil Aggarwal-led Vedanta Resources, the Indian government Thursday conditionally approved the company's plan to buy majority stake in ... Read more...

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BJP protests fuel price hike in Delhi, demands rollback (Lead)


June 25th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) held a demonstration here Saturday against the hike in the prices of diesel, kerosene and cooking gas, and demanded ... Read more...

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BJP, SP protest fuel price hike in Uttar Pradesh


June 25th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 25 (IANS) Hundreds of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Samajwadi Party (SP) activists clashed with police Saturday in parts of Uttar Pradesh while protesting the hike in ... Read more...

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BJP protests fuel price hike, demands rollback


June 25th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday staged a demonstration here against the hike in the prices of diesel, kerosene and cooking gas, with party ... Read more...

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Diesel, kerosene and cooking gas price hiked; common man, opposition angry (Roundup)


June 25th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) After last month's steep petrol price hike, the common man now will have to suffer an increase in the prices of diesel, kerosene and ... Read more...

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Delhiites flay fuel price hike


June 25th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) The government's decision Friday to hike the prices of kerosene, diesel and cooking gas has triggered a wave of resentment among the capital's residents, ... Read more...

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