09 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Upstream oil regulator Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) will by the end of the month submit a formula to determine the premium over and above the recently hiked price to be paid for natural gas produced from difficult fields.
09 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government is likely to exempt ONGC and Oil India Ltd from payment of fuel subsidy during the rest of the fiscal due to steep decline in global oil rates to around USD 50 per barrel.
17 Oct 2014
Visakhapatnam: Relief operations are in full swing in Visakhapatnam and other parts of north coastal Andhra that was battered by severe cyclonic storm Hudhud last Sunday.
17 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Asking officials to speed up repair work of roads en route to the four Himalayan shrines, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said he will travel by road to the last point of each Char dham yatra routes to review preparations for this year's pilgrimage.
13 Dec 2014
New Delhi: There is a strong sense of apprehension and uncertainty among states like Uttarakhand following the Union Government's proposal to wind up the Planning Commission, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said on Saturday.
26 Sep 2013
San Francisco: Twitter, which is preparing for its initial public offering, said on Wednesday it will help users receive special alerts from government agencies and aid agencies during emergencies.
14 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Undertaking a visit to Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday promised to stand shoulder to shoulder with those suffering because of the cyclone, saying "their tragedy and grief is as much ours".
14 Oct 2014
Koraput: Road communication between Koraput in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, snapped due to blocking of NH-26 by uprooted trees during Cyclone Hudhud, has been restored.
05 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat conducted a surprise inspection of police deployment along the city's main thoroughfares and other law and order arrangements here.
25 Sep 2014
Shillong: The toll due to the massive floods in Meghalaya has risen to 39, an official said on Thursday. Health authorities in the flood-ravaged Garo Hills region of Meghalaya said if precautions are not taken, diseases like diarrhoea, cholera and gastroenteritis may break out once the floodwaters recede.