The Supreme Court Wednesday agreed to hear next week a PIL seeking a stay on the Rafale fighter jet deal between India with France. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud considered the submissions of advocate M L Sharma that his plea be listed for urgent […]
The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to name prominent roads in various districts of the state after great personalities associated with them. The state government has also decided to name 54 inter-state highways after national and international personalities, Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya said while addressing a review meeting of the PWD department on […]
When Shweta Singh wanted to become a pilot in India 20 years ago, she had to first persuade her parents to let her pick an uncommon profession for women, then deal with unwelcoming male colleagues in the cockpit. Today, she says, it would be a much easier career to embrace. More Indian women want to […]
Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar said Wednesday the government need not respond to daily or weekly changes in the oil prices as they declined in July after showing northward movement a month ago. Crude oil has gained USD 7 a barrel in a fortnight, driven by fears that the US sanctions on Iran will […]
Saudi Arabia wants oil to stay between $70 and $80 a barrel for now as the world’s biggest crude exporter strikes a balance between maximising revenue and keeping a lid on prices until US congressional elections, OPEC and industry sources said.
Auto fuel prices continue to give sleepless nights not only to consumers but the government as well, with elections round the corner and the Opposition stepping up its attack.
With fuel prices on the rise, the upcoming kharif harvest season is slated to be an expensive affair for farmers, who are increasingly adopting mechanisation to tackle labour shortages and rising wages.
MT Mogra, the Suez Max tanker, became the 1,000th crude oil tanker to berth at the single point mooring (SPM) facility of BPCL-Kochi Refinery, located 19.2 km from the coast of Puthuvypeen. The vessel carried approx 140 TMT of Basrah Light crude from Iraq to Kochi.
New York: Futures advanced as much as 2.3% on Tuesday. Anadarko Petroleum Corp. stopped production and removed all personnel from two Gulf of Mexico platforms as Gordon is forecast to strike the coast as a hurricane on Tuesday. Meanwhile, strength in the dollar is keeping crude’s rally limited. The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index rose as […]
New Delhi: Airlines IndiGo, GoAir and AirAsia have launched several discount schemes keeping in view the festive season. These airlines are offering a host of discount offers on both domestic and international flights.
Pramoud Rao, Founder & Managing Director, Zicom Electronic Security Systems Ltd
While being clear that he will not remark on equity investments in Jet Airways, Pieter J, th. Eibers, President and Chief Executive, KLM, talks to BusinessLine on what value proposition the Jet Airways tie up with KLM-Air France brings to the table. Edited excerpts.