10 Jun 2016
London: In a breakthrough towards mitigating climate change, scientists have discovered a quick and permanent method to remove human-produced carbon dioxide from the atmosphere - by turning it into harmless rock.
15 Jun 2016
Washington: In 50 years, summers across most of the globe could be hotter than any experienced to date if greenhouse gas emissions and climate change continues on its current trajectory, a new study has warned.
22 May 2016
Tehran: Keen on deeper engagement with the sanction-free Iran, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive here today on a maiden 2-day visit during which a contract for developing first phase of strategic Chabahar port will be signed and discussion on gas field development taken forward.
19 May 2016
Srinagar: Police fired tear gas shells as students indulged in violent protests against law enforcing agencies in central Kashmir Ganderbal district for the second consecutive day today.
18 Sep 2012
The government may have slashed subsidy on LPG cylinders and capped them to six per annum per family but that doesn’t seem to bother Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. Surprisingly the minister consumes 8 cylinders every month on his tea parties.
26 May 2016
New Delhi: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) today reported a 12 per cent rise in its March quarter net profit after the government exempted it from payment of fuel subsidy.
01 May 2016
Ballia(UP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a Rs 8,000 crore scheme to provide 5 crore free LPG connections to poor families as he attacked previous governments for just paying lip service to reducing poverty.
05 Aug 2014
Chennai: Indian Oil Corporation is uploading the names of its customers who have opted out of subsidy for cooking gas cylinders of its Indane brand, on its website in a bid to encourage more affluent sections of the people to follow suit.
17 Feb 2016
Moscow: At least seven people were killed in a natural gas explosion in an apartment building in the Russian city of Yaroslavl, the country's emergency ministry said.
10 Mar 2016
New Delhi: In a boost to firms like ONGC and Reliance Industries, the Cabinet today approved a new price formula for their undeveloped gas discoveries in difficult areas, which will lead to a near-doubling of rates.