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19 March, 2018 11:57 AM Private fuel retailers double petrol, diesel market share

Private fuel retailers like Rosneft-owned Essar Oil and Reliance Industries have doubled their market share in the last three years, capturing close to 7% of petrol sales and over 8% of diesel sales. Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, in a written reply to a question put to him in the Lok Sabha, said private companies were allowed to sell petrol and diesel 27

18 March, 2018 12:41 PM President Ram Nath Kovind releases commemorative coins on Nabakalebar festival

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday released commemorative coins in denominations of ₹10 and ₹1000 on Lord Jagannath’s Nabakalebar festival. The President, who is visiting Odisha, released the coins during the centenary celebration of Rastriya Sanskrit Sansthan in Puri. Addressing a function held on the occasion, Mr. Kovind described the pilgrim town of Puri as the ‘Vidya 56

15 March, 2018 9:06 PM Seven union ministers win Rajya Sabha polls unopposed, contest in six states

Seven Union ministers were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. New Delhi: Seven Union ministers including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, while the stage is set for the March 23 contest in six states, including Uttar Pradesh from where Finance Minister Arun Jaitley 25

11 March, 2018 2:49 PM BJP picks Anil Jain, Saroj Pandey, GVL Narasimha Rao, Anil Baluni for Rajya Sabha polls

NEW DELHI: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday announced its decision to field Anil Jain, Saroj Pandey, GVL Narasimha Rao and Anil Baluni for four of the 58 Rajya Sabha seats for which biennial polls will be held on March 23, sources said. Earlier this week, the BJP had released a list of candidates for the March 23 Rajya Sabha polls. The party 25

11 March, 2018 1:32 AM Man Arrested For Murder Of Ex-Air Force Officer, Wife In Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal: A 32-year-old man was arrested for allegedly murdering an ex-Air Force personnel and his wife, less than 24 hours after their bodies were found by neighbours, officials said. "We have arrested Raju Dhakad (32) for the killing of GK Nair (70) and his wife Gomti (68). He was employed with them. He was arrested from Gopal Nagar slums and has confessed 54

7 March, 2018 4:12 PM Rajya Sabha elections 2018: Arun Jaitley, Dharmendra Pradhan figure in BJP’s first list

Jaitley to contest from U.P., Pradhan from Bihar; Javadekar’s name not included. The BJP on March 7 released its first list of eight candidates for the biennial elections to the Rajya Sabha to be held on March 23, with Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley being fielded from Uttar Pradesh, after having represented Gujarat in the Upper House for three terms 21

5 March, 2018 11:39 AM Iraq pips Saudi Arabia to become India’s top crude oil supplier

In the current financial year, it supplied 38.9 million tonnes, says Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan In a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha, Iraq has overtaken Saudi Arabia by a wide margin to become India’s top crude oil supplier, meeting more than a fifth of the country’s oil needs in the current financial year. Saudi Arabia traditionally has been India’s 31

3 March, 2018 4:04 PM Akhilesh Yadav Shares Dais With Uncle Shivpal On Holi At Saifai

Etawah: Holi festivities in Saifai, the native village of Samajwadi Party (SP) patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, witnessed the warring uncle and nephew, Shivpal Singh Yadav and party president Akhilesh Yadav, share the dais after a long time. Both the leaders attended the Holi function yesterday, with Akhilesh also touching the feet of the former and taking 37

28 February, 2018 5:10 PM 'PM Modi, BJP leaders defy science', claims Congress video on National Science Day

National Science Day is celebrated on February 8 every year across India. New Delhi: The Congress on Wednesday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other BJP leaders on the occasion of National Science Day. The official Twitter handle of the party posted a video of PM Modi talking about 'feeling cold in old age', Union Minister Satyapal Singh's 33

28 February, 2018 2:36 AM ₹3,110 cr. project to upgrade CPCL facility

It is expected to improve efficiency and profitability Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated the residue upgradation project of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd (CPCL), a group company of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL), at Manali. The project, implemented at an investment of around ₹3,110 crore, will reduce production of fuel oil and increase 8