Panaji: A passenger of an IndiGo flight was caught smoking in the aircraft toilet by the cabin crew on Christmas day. A strong odour of cigarette smoke came from the toilet on board IndiGo flight 6E-947, going from Ahmedabad to Goa on December 25, following which the cabin crew questioned the man.
London: Oil prices dropped on Monday, nearing their lowest level this year, in line with another decline across global stock markets, which came under pressure from concern about a US government shutdown and a worsening world economy.
New Delhi: With electricity bill defaults and power theft running into hundreds of crores, the Union power ministry plans to make all meters in the country prepaid in next three years from April 1, 2019. Unlike the current practice of paying power bills after the consumption, the consumers will have to buy power before using…
New Delhi: The government is likely to account for a significant portion of its subsidy burden for the current fiscal, including ₹20,000 crore on subsidizing fuel, in 2019-20 to meet the fiscal deficit target for the year to 31 March.
Mumbai: The Union minister for petroleum and natural gas and skill development & entrepreneurship, Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday stated that the government will take a decision to ensure that not a single poor family remains bereft of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana.
Mumbai: The state government has imposed an electricity surcharge of 10 paise per unit on industrial and commercial consumers to finance its scheme to provide 25,000 solar pumps to farmers, a senior official said on Sunday.
Srinagar: Several GoAir passengers from Srinagar to Jammu were left shocked on Sunday as their flight reached its destination without their baggage.
New Delhi: The US decision to let India keep buying oil from Iran after reimposition of sanctions on the Persian Gulf nation is a reassertion that interests of consuming nations can not be ignored, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Saturday.
New Delhi: Petrol price has been cut by over Rs 4 per litre and diesel by Rs 2.33 in the last 18 days on softer international rates, a pace faster than the spike in prices witnessed in the two-month period beginning mid-August.
NEW DELHI: Shares of HPCL (up 2.55 per cent), BPCL (up 1.17 per cent), ONGC (up 0.71 per cent) and Indian Oil Corporation (up 0.28 per cent) were trading with gains during Thursday’s session amid a decline in global crude oil prices.