Balangir/Bhubaneswar: The Union government on Monday opened a bottling plant and a satellite centre of the National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research (Nirtar) in Balangir, considered a BJP stronghold.
Patna: Residents, hit by skyrocketing petrol and diesel prices, on Monday accused the central and state governments of using petrol and diesel prices for political mileage.
Guwahati: Oil India Ltd’s Urja- Fuel Efficient Clean Energy project has created 20 entrepreneurs from the tea worker community, engaged in making innovative chullahs in the project area, under the Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship’s livelihood mission.
New Delhi: Petrol prices have touched a record high of Rs 76.24 per litre and diesel climbed to a highest ever Rs 67.57 in New Delhi with the oil PSUs passing on to consumers the impact of four weeks of a relentless rise in international prices.
New Delhi: The surge in world crude price has put the Narendra Modi-government in a Catch 22 situation – if it lets retail prices to go up it risks voter anger but faces serious slippages in fiscal deficit if it cuts excise duties to check the retail price.
Paradip: The fortnight-long protest by residents displaced by the refinery project paid dividends after company officials agreed to engage them on contractual basis.
New Delhi: The steep rise in crude oil prices has put the government on a high alert as it tries to minimise their impact on the economy.
New Delhi: Consumers are hopeful the government will come forward with excise duty cuts to offer some relief from high fuel prices as Brent crude globally touched $80 per barrel, the highest since 2014.
Bhubaneswar: Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) will set up an LPG bottling plant in Balangir. This will be the BPCL’s second LPG bottling plant in Odisha.
Patna: Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSPCB) plans to expedite the process of introducing compressed natural gas (CNG) in the city to address air pollution after a World Health Organization (WHO) report noted that Patna is the fifth most polluted city in the world in terms of PM 2.5 concentration (ultra fine particles of less…