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Raghav Pandey takes over as petroleum secretary


August 1st, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Raghav Sharan Pandey took charge as the petroleum secretary Friday, promising he would try balancing the "health" of both oil companies and consumers during his tenure. An ... Read more...

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Srinivasan retires as petroleum secretary


July 31st, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) After six consecutive years in the petroleum ministry, M.S. Srinivasan retires Thursday as its Secretary. Srinivasan's tenure in the last month has been at the crosshair of ... Read more...

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Cuba asks India to take part in refinery project


July 1st, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Cuba has invited Indian companies to take part in a new refinery project even as both countries are set to sign an agreement on cooperation in the ... Read more...

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India-Pak-Iran to hold gas pipe talks in July


June 23rd, 2008 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): Officials from India, Pakistan and Iran are to meet in July at Tehran to take forward a 7.6 billion dollars project to pipe Iranian gas to ... Read more...

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India, Iran, Pakistan to discuss gas pipeline in July (Lead)


June 23rd, 2008 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) India, Pakistan and Iran will meet next month to finalise the $7.4 billion tri-nation gas pipeline project, petroleum secretary M.S. Srinivasan said here Monday. "The trilateral meeting ... Read more...

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Trilateral meet on gas pipeline next month


June 23rd, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) In the wake of rocketing crude oil prices, petroleum secretary M.S. Srinivasan said Monday that India, Pakistan and Iran will meet next month to discuss issues pertaining ... Read more...

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India calls for oil price band as mechanism to check surge (Lead)


June 22nd, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, June 22 (IANS) Battling a 13-year high inflation rate, India has called for a price band mechanism to bring spiralling global oil prices under control. Finance Minister P. Chidambaram ... Read more...

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Chidambaram, Deora to attend Jeddah oil meet Sunday


June 20th, 2008 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Two senior Indian ministers will attend Sunday's meeting of oil consumers and producers in Jeddah, called to discuss, among other issues, the spiralling price of crude oil ... Read more...

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Fuel hike will have marginal impact on inflation: Deora


June 4th, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The hike in the prices of transport and cooking fuels will have only marginal impact on inflation, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora said here Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Diesel to cost Rs.3 more, petrol dearer by Rs.5 (Second Lead)


June 4th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Deciding to bite the bullet in spite of political opposition, India's cabinet Wednesday decided to allow a hike in the price of diesel by Rs.3 per litre, ... Read more...

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Fuel price hike in India imminent as deliberations continue


June 2nd, 2008 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) After making it amply clear that a hike in fuel prices was inevitable, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday held another round of discussions on the vexed issue, ... Read more...

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Oil price hike unlikely this week


May 26th, 2008 - 11:43 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) While countries across Asia have hiked their domestic fuel prices in tune with the record global oil surge, the Indian government is unlikely to take the politically ... Read more...

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Decision on petroleum price hike deferred by a week (Roundup)


May 24th, 2008 - 12:04 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The government Friday deferred for a week a decision on hiking the prices of transport fuel in the face global crude crossing $135 a barrel as the ... Read more...

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Government contemplating ways to contain oil PSU losses: Deora


May 23rd, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi , May 23 (ANI): Union Petroleum Minister Murli Deora said today that the government is contemplating immediate action to contain losses of public sector oil companies due to surging oil ... Read more...

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Deora to meet Chidambaram over oil company losses


April 14th, 2008 - 11:31 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Petroleum Minister Murli Deora will meet Finance Minister P. Chidambaram later this week, seeking compensation for oil companies for revenue losses due to the high prices of ... Read more...

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Petroleum ministry wants tax holiday to continue


April 14th, 2008 - 8:23 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) The petroleum ministry has approached the finance ministry seeking to reinstate the seven-year tax holiday for the hydrocarbon exploration and production segment, said a senior official. But ... Read more...

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India to discuss IPI gas pipeline issues with Pakistan on April 25


April 14th, 2008 - 7:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 14 (ANI): Petroleum Minister Murli Deora said that India and Pakistan would discuss the Iran-Pakistan-India (IPI) gas pipeline project in Islamabad on April 25.He told reporters after the ... Read more...

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ONGC Videsh to take over Venezuelan oil block


April 5th, 2008 - 11:08 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) An Indian team led by Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora will leave Sunday for Venezuela to complete the acquisition of oil fields worth around $450 million. ... Read more...

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Steps being taken to enhance India’s energy security, says Deora


April 5th, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Apr.5 (ANI): Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora on Saturday said that the government and oil companies have taken steps to enhance energy security for the country. Speaking at a ... Read more...

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Firms should provide co-creation platform: C.K. Prahalad


February 23rd, 2008 - 8:26 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) Providing an opportunity for co-creation, creating common interest based communities and acting as a nodal agency in the global supply chain are some of the key innovation drivers ... Read more...

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Indian fuel prices should match global rates: official


February 15th, 2008 - 10:53 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Petroleum Secretary M.S. Srinivasan Friday called for mobilising public opinion in favour of a regime whereby Indian consumers pay fuel charges prevailing in the international market. Speaking ... Read more...

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Qatar assures to consider supplying additional LNG to India


November 14th, 2007 - 3:02 am ICT by admin
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