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8 October, 2018 7:35 AM General Electric firm buys 5% stake in Abu Dhabi's state driller

A subsidiary of General Electric Co. has agreed to purchase a 5-percent stake in the drilling arm of Abu Dhabi's state oil company for $550 million. The deal announced on Monday with Baker Hughes values the drilling subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. at around $11 billion. ADNOC says that valuation includes some $1 billion in debt. It also marks 55

28 August, 2018 9:18 AM Scientists discover hidden deep-sea coral reef in US

Coral habitat must be protected from oil and gas development since the reef itself still holds many mysteries says chief scientist Erik Cordes. Washington: Scientists have discovered a giant deep-sea coral reef system off the coast of the US state of South Carolina. Little is known about the natural resources of the deep ocean off the US' Southeast coast 68

27 August, 2018 4:20 AM Oil stable as US-China trade row weighs, Iran sanctions cut supply outlook

Oil prices dipped slightly on Monday on concerns that a US-China trade dispute will erode global economic growth, although looming US sanctions against Iran's oil sector kept crude from falling further, traders said. International Brent crude oil futures were at $75.75 per barrel at 0122 GMT, down 7 cents from their last close. US West Texas Intermediate 42

30 July, 2018 2:18 AM Stocks in the news: HDFC, JK Cement, ICICI Bank, Thyrocare, PNB, Captain Polyplast

HDFC | JK Cement | ICICI Bank | Thyrocare | PNB and Captain Polyplast are stocks, which are in news today. Results Today: Tech Mahindra, HDFC, Axis Bank, Avenue Supermarts, Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company, InterGlobe Aviation, Can Fin Homes, Godrej Consumer Products, Idea Cellular, RITES, Gujarat Gas, Shree Cement, IDFC, IDFC Bank, Escorts, GSPL, Central 60

20 June, 2018 3:19 PM Rains hit GAIL pipeline work hard

Paddy fields inundated, equipment and machinery submerged in water Heavy rains which inundated paddy fields and low-lying areas in the district have had their toll on GAIL India’s natural gas pipe-laying work. Much of the equipment and machinery, including earth movers, used for the pipeline work is submerged, posing a big challenge to GAIL India authorities 34

29 January, 2018 11:57 AM Bid to loot bank branch

A gang of robbers attacked the security guard and tried to loot State Bank of India, Hirehalli branch, on the outskirts of Tumakuru around midnight on Sunday. The guard, Yogesh, who was injured by the robbers is receiving treatment at Tumakuru district government hospital. Police officers visited the spot. The robbers ran away after seeing the Kyatsandra 25

27 December, 2017 6:30 AM India Set To Surpass China As World's Biggest LPG Importer

Singapore: India is set to surpass China as the biggest importer of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) this month as a drive to replace wood and animal dung fires for cooking boosts consumption. Shipping data in Thomson Reuters Eikon shows LPG shipments to India will reach 2.4 million tonnes in December, pushing it ahead of top importer China, on 2.3 million 56

26 December, 2017 1:13 PM Essar Oilfields bags contracts from Mercator Petroluem

Essar Oilfields Services has bagged three drilling contracts from Mercator Petroleum in the Cambay Basin. The contracts involve drilling two new oil wells and an optional well in the Cambay Basin, and with these, the company expects to clock USD 48 million in revenue this financial year. "These contracts bear testimony to our 25-year expertise in the contract 41

10 December, 2017 7:20 PM Lubricant leak scares fishers

It is not crude oil but harmless bentonite, says CPCL official Fishermen in Kasimedu panicked on Sunday when they found a murky looking substance spreading over the water surface at 6.30 a.m. The brown coloured substance was bentonite, a mix of gypsum and earth, used as a lubricant during drilling. Fishermen said that since there was loud noise and the liquid 38

10 October, 2017 5:04 AM Las Vegas shooting: Police claim Stephen Paddock wounded security guard before the massacre

Las Vegas suspect Stephen Paddock shot a hotel security guard six minutes before he opened fire on concertgoers, authorities revealed on Tuesday, significantly altering the timeline of events. Officials had previously claimed guard Jesus Campos was wounded after Paddock had opened fire on the country music festival overlooked by the Mandalay Bay hotel 47