01 Aug 2014
New York: In a major blow to victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, a US court here has ruled that the Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) cannot be sued for the ongoing contamination from the chemical plant.
20 Sep 2014
New Delhi: State-owned ONGC's significant oil discovery in Bay of Bengal will begin production in 2019, with a peak output of 4.5 million tonnes a year, 20 percent more than previous estimates.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the government to spell out its policy on the pricing of gas as it was told that a committee on gas pricing policy has been set up and will take a call by September 30. A bench of Justice TS Thakur, Justice J Chelameswar and Justice Kurian Joseph sought the government's response as it was told that government was having a relook on the policy pursued by the earlier UPA government and had set up a Committee of Secretaries to suggest a policy on gas pricing.
17 Sep 2014
New Delhi: A four-member committee of secretaries has submitted its report on a new gas pricing mechanism, prescribing a rate much lower than the doubling of price approved by previous UPA government.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: India's largest oil and gas producer ONGC on Friday said that it has invested Rs 81,890 crore to expedite new discoveries and arrest natural decline that has set in its ageing fields.
13 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: An investment of about Rs 1 lakh crore will be made in Odisha in the next five years in petrochemicals and oil and gas sectors including strategic oil reserves, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said.
27 Feb 2013
A sessions court on Tuesday dismissed a petition filed by Madhya Pradesh government seeking increase in quantum of punishment awarded by a trial court to former officials of now-defunct Union Carbide plant, in connection with 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.
13 May 2013
An NGO fighting for the rights of Bhopal Gas Tragedy victims on Sunday alleged that Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's office has lost 1,500 memorandums submitted by the affected persons in support of their various demands
03 Dec 2012
As the city observed the 28th anniversary of the Bhopal gas disaster on Monday, various organisations working for the cause of the people affected by it held rallies while criticising the government for not doing anything for the victims.
03 Dec 2012
Despite a "Himalayan disaster" like the Bhopal gas tragedy of 1984, government agencies and voluntary groups have learnt no lessons, speakers at a seminar in the Taj city said.