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Normal LPG supply in Punjab within a week, say gas firms


November 26th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 26 (IANS) With growing public resentment against the severe shortage of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) across Punjab with the onset of winter, public sector gas companies Friday assured the state ... Read more...

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Indane directs LPG distributors to work all days


November 24th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 24 (IANS) Faced with a big backlog in supply of LPG cylinders in Punjab, Indian Oil Corporation, which supplies cylinders under the brand name Indane, has asked its distributors across ... Read more...

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Surat-Paradip Gas pipeline to cover four Chhattisgarh districts


November 13th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 13 (IANS) The 1,500-km proposed Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) pipeline from Gujarat's Surat city to Orissa's port city Paradip would pass through four districts of Chhattisgarh, a state government statement ... Read more...

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Dikshit stresses on need for harnessing renewable energy


August 21st, 2010 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday stressed the need for harnessing renewable energy, saying it will sensitise citizens towards their duty to make the city cleaner and ... Read more...

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Global tender soon for fibreglass cooking gas cylinders


August 5th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Oil marketing companies have been asked to call for global tender to set up domestic manufacturing facility for fibreglass cooking gas cylinders, parliament was Thursday informed. "The government ... Read more...

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BJP, Left to give notices for adjournment motion (Lead)


July 26th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Keen to put the government on the mat on the price rise, the opposition, including the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Left parties, ... Read more...

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Opposition misleading people on price rise issue: Murli Deora


July 3rd, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, July 3 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas minister Murli Deora defended the government's move in hiking the prices of petroleum products and slammed the Opposition by contending that it is ... Read more...

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Massive fire engulfs Pune slum


May 3rd, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, May 3 (ANI): A massive fire engulfed the Ambedkar Nagar slum of Pune on Sunday.The slum, consisting over 5,000 huts, was immediately evacuated after the fire broke out at around 11.50 ... Read more...

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BJP slams Delhi government for imposing fresh taxes


March 24th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) staged a demonstration outside the residence of Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit to protest against increase in prices of essential items ... Read more...

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Mahila Congress opposes Delhi’s LPG subsidy withdrawal


March 23rd, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Opposing the Delhi government decision to withdraw Rs.40 subsidy on each LPG cylinder, the Mahila Congress Tuesday urged Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit to reconsider the decision. "It ... Read more...

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LPG cylinder gets dearer by Rs. 40 in Delhi (Lead)


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday announced increase in the price of LPG cylinders by Rs.40 each, a move that many Delhiites will find hard to digest in the ... Read more...

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LPG cylinder gets dearer in Delhi


March 22nd, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday announced increase in the price of LPG cylinders by Rs.40 each, a move that many Delhiites will find hard to digest in the ... Read more...

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Centre approves introduction of fiber glass gas cylinder


March 11th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): The Union Government on Thursday said that it has given in principle approval for the introduction of translucent fiber glass LPG cylinder for domestic use.Replying to ... Read more...

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Pilot project for translucent cooking gas cylinders


March 11th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) In a bid to let customers see the quantum of cooking gas being sold by oil retail companies, the government has approved a pilot project for the ... Read more...

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Efforts on to revive tradition of Sanjha Chulahs in Punjab


July 8th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Avtar SinghFazilika (Punjab), July 8 (ANI): Sanjha Chulha or, traditional common oven has been a part of Punjabi tradition for ages, however, it has been losing it popularity for quite ... Read more...

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Nagaland faces shortage of cooking gas


June 9th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Vibhou GangulyKohima, June 9 (ANI): Consumers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in Nagaland who earlier used to have a cylinder refill within a span of two to three weeks are now ... Read more...

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Kohima residents facing LPG cylinder shortage


June 7th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Kohima, June 7 (ANI): Consumers here are facing a gross shortage of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), some of them being forced to wait for over three months to get a cylinder refilled.Not ... Read more...

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CBI team nabs Indian fugitive from US


December 23rd, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team has brought here Captain Raghuvir Singh Virk, a proclaimed offender wanted in a criminal case, the agency said Tuesday.The accused ... Read more...

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Petroleum Ministry sanctions aid to flood hit Bihar


September 1st, 2008 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , Sep 1 (ANI): The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has ordered an extra 10, 000 metric tonnes of kerosene for flood victims in Bihar besides sanctioning rupees ... Read more...

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Deora orders clearing of LPG waitlist


August 19th, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): Union Petroleum Minister Murli Deora today asked state-run oil firms to clear the waitlist for new domestic cooking gas (LPG) connections in 60 days.Deora reviewed ... Read more...

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Uneasy calm as Jammu braces for protesters to court arrest


August 18th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 18 (IANS) An uneasy calm prevailed in the entire Jammu region Monday as people feared violence following an announcement by the Shri Amarnath Yatra Sangarash Samiti, which has been spearheading ... Read more...

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Two more live bombs found in Surat


July 29th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Surat, July 29 (ANI): Surat Police today recovered two more live bombs, two days after serial bomb blasts killed over 40 people in Ahmedabad. According to police officials, one bomb was ... Read more...

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HC asks Petroleum Ministry, IOC to submit status report on LPG black marketing


March 24th, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 24 (ANI): The Delhi High Court today ordered the Petroleum Ministry and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) to submit status report on a petition alleging that the oil majors ... Read more...

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Officials clueless about Kolkata slum blaze cause


March 10th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, March 10 (IANS) As teary-eyed slum dwellers rummaged through the charred remains of their lost homes Monday, firemen said they were clueless about the cause of the devastating fire that gutted ... Read more...

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Test marketing of fibreglass LPG cylinders to begin soon


March 5th, 2008 - 12:00 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) would start test marketing of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in fibreglass cylinders in select cities, Minister of State for Petroleum Dinsha Patel ... Read more...

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