24 Nov 2014
LONDON: Some commodity fund managers believe oil prices could slide to $60 per barrel if OPEC does not agree a significant output cut when it meets in Vienna this week.
22 Nov 2014
Washington: Satellite images show China is building an island on a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands large enough to accommodate what could be its first offshore airstrip in the South China Sea, a leading defense publication said on Friday.
08 Apr 2014
Singapore: Oil prices rose in Asian trade on Monday on renewed fears about Ukraine after pro-Russian protesters seized government buildings in the eastern city of Donetsk.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In the third such incident in the last 48 hours, a youth hailing from the northeast was found dead in South Delhi's Munirka area on Thursday night.
20 Nov 2014
Jaipur: Preparing itself for the fog season this winter, the North Western Railways has put in place a host of measures like installing anti-fog devices in trains, LED-based signboards, and global positioning system-based signals to ensure safe and secure train operations.
17 Nov 2014
New Delhi: An expert panel headed by Vijay Kelkar has recommended the current production sharing regime for oil and gas exploration over the revenue-sharing model that is being considered for the next round of auction.
18 Nov 2014
LONDON: Brent crude oil steadied on Tuesday, holding above USD 79 a barrel after hitting a four-year low last week, as speculation intensified that OPEC could cut output at its meeting on November 27 in Vienna.
14 Nov 2014
New Delhi: As wholesale inflation fell to a five-year low, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that decline in global crude prices should further help in improving the price situation.
17 Nov 2014
Kolkata: The standings may show them at the top but it is not all that rosy for Atletico de Kolkata and they would be aiming to end a four-match winless streak when they take on North East United FC in their return leg ISL fixture here on Tuesday.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved three major projects for the power sector, the Power Ministry said in a statement here. The projects are the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana, Integrated Power Development Scheme and the North Eastern Region Power System Improvement Project.