24 Jan 2015
Davos: Making a strong pitch before foreign investors here at WEF, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu said the state offers great opportunities in areas ranging from technology to tourism to infrastructure to oil refineries.
24 Jan 2015
Mathura: As icy winds and fog in North India forced people to stay indoors, residents of this town are shedding all fear of cold to be drenched in the 50-day Brij Bhumi Holi, starting on Saturday, the day when Vasant Panchami falls.
13 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government said Indian Oil Corporation will invest around Rs 8,700 crores in the Mathura refinery expansion project which would lead to speedy development of the Mathura-Agra region besides creating job opportunities.
09 Jan 2015
Mathura: The Bharatiya Janata Party MP Hema Malini on Friday said that boosting tourism will not only create employment opportunities but lead to an all-round development of Mathura.
26 Dec 2014
Vadodara: The Gujarat refinery of state-run Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOC) near Vadodara will start the process of land acquisition for its proposed Rs 6,800 crore capacity expansion project, a top company official has said.
08 Dec 2014
Mathura: The office-bearers of a Mathura-based NGO which recently organised an eye-camp in Punjab where some patients later complained of losing eyesight, were found missing and untraceable when a Punjab Police team looked for them on Sunday.
04 Jun 2012
To maintain eco-friendly environment in and around its premises, Mathura Refinery has decided to undertake a massive plantation programme in the forthcoming rainy season.
28 Sep 2012
The Mathura oil refinery has been cautioned against polluting the Keitham Lake (Soor Sarovar), which supports a bird sanctuary, on the Delhi-Agra national highway, according to an official.
03 Dec 2014
Mumbai: State-owned Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) on Wednesday said that it will invest 45.88 billion rupees (USD 741.44 million) to diversify into the petrochemicals business, a move that will help the state refiner expand beyond refining and retailing and boost margins.
01 Nov 2014
Mathura: Protesting against non-payment of compensation for their land inundated due to construction of Gokul barrage, hundreds of farmers on Saturday blocked road, torched two buses and clashed with police, who resorted to lathicharge, injuring at least 18 people including five policemen in the melee.