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Indian palm oil firms make Indonesian eco-disaster: Greenpeace

June 19th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Greenpeace India Tuesday claimed that major Indian corporates houses could be linked to the destruction of the Indonesian rainforests through their imports of palm oil from ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Sri Lanka rejects Indian offer to upgrade refinery

April 29th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 29 (IANS) Sri Lanka has rejected an Indian offer to upgrade a refinery that is built to refine only Iranian oil, a minister said Sunday.Petroleum Minister Susil Premjayantha ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Iran to stop oil exports to some EU members soon’

January 30th, 2012 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 30 (IANS) Iran will soon stop oil exports to certain members of the European Union (EU), the country's Oil Minister Rostam Qasemi was quoted by Mehr news agency ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

EU calls to stop violence in Libya, urges restraint

February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Feb 21 (RIA Novosti) The European Union's foreign policy chief has called on Libyan authorities to end violence in the country which has left up to 200 people dead."We urge restraint," ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Saudi Arabia, UAE meet over half of Japan’s oil needs

July 7th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, July 7 (IANS) Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are the largest oil suppliers to the world's second largest economy Japan and account for over half of the country's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Obama launches first US greenhouse gas standards

May 20th, 2009 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 19 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Tuesday proposed the country's first greenhouse gas emission standards and ordered carmakers to increase fuel economy. "What an extraordinary day," Obama said at the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

After 45 years, Indian Prime Minister reaches Nigeria

November 14th, 2007 - 2:14 am ICT by admin

Posted in National |

PM embarks on five-day visit to Nigeria, South Africa

November 14th, 2007 - 2:13 am ICT by admin

Posted in National |

Manmohan is first Indian PM to visit Nigeria in 45 years

November 14th, 2007 - 1:56 am ICT by admin

Posted in National |