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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

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

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 8:46 AM OVL, OIL win Mozambique nod for gas field development

ONGC Videsh Ltd, Oil India Ltd and their partners have received the Mozambique government's nod for bringing to production a giant gas field in the prolific Rovuma Area-1, off the coast of the African nation. In a press statement, state-owned Oil India Ltd said the Mozambique government has "accorded approval for the development plan for the Golfinho-Atum 43

4 March, 2018 4:42 PM IiAS flags ONGC-HPCL transaction

Proxy advisory firm IiAS has questioned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. (ONGC) seeking exemption from taking shareholders’ nod for the acquisition of the government’s stake in Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL), saying such leniency with regard to public votes is not warranted. IiAS said Sec 188 of the Companies Act states ‘prior approval’ is required 41

2 March, 2018 4:20 AM 5 Pre-Holi Tips For Skin And Hair Care

1. Ice cubes: Before applying anything, massage your face with ice cubes for about 10 minutes as they have the ability to close the open pores. Once this is done, apply organic oil or sunscreen. Doing this will keep acne at bay. 3. Sunscreen: Due to the constant exposure to the sun, the risk of tanning increases. To avoid tanning, apply waterproof sunscreen 76

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

27 February, 2018 2:42 AM Congress seeks farm loan waiver

Budget session of the M.P. Assembly begins, Governor’s ‘lacklustre’ speech flayed The Madhya Pradesh Assembly’s budget session began on Monday with Governor Anandiben Patel’s address, even as the Opposition Congress demanded waiver of farmers’ loans and criticised the high VAT on petrol. Ms. Patel mentioned in her address that the State government has reduced 41

23 February, 2018 3:27 PM Seeking A 'Reasonable' Oil Price From Saudi Arabia, Says Oil Minister

In a bid to woo Saudi Arabian investment, India has offered a stake in the country's strategic oil reserves storage facility, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said. "Some instrument can be developed so that the pricing is suitable for both of us," Pradhan said after a meeting with Saudi Arabian counterpart Khalid al-Falih. "We must get a reasonable price 68