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India's oil import bill to jump by 25 per cent in FY'18

India had imported 213.93 million tonnes (MT) of crude oil 2016-17 for USD 70.196 billion or Rs 4.7 lakh crore.

26 Mar 2018 2:38 PM

Oil rises more than 1 pc as Saudi says production curbs could last into 2019

US President Donald Trump signed a memorandum that could impose tariffs on up to $60 billion of imports from China.

23 Mar 2018 11:38 AM

Find out simple rituals to avoid skin, hair damage during Holi

While the festival of colours is a time to enjoy, here are ways to protect your skin before and after the rituals.

27 Feb 2018 10:13 AM

India plans 77 per cent rise in refining capacity by 2030: Govt

India imports 80 per cent of its energy requirements and is planning ahead to cater to the rise in demand.

08 Feb 2018 2:41 PM

Oil, gas PSU mergers exempt from CCI approval

CCEA approved sale of govt's 51.11 pc stake in oil refiner HPCL to country's largest oil producer ONGC.

23 Nov 2017 12:50 PM


“Oil and Water don’t mix”, but what if they do?

Condensation-based method developed at MIT could create stable nanoscale emulsions.

11 Nov 2017 9:32 AM

World Heart Day: When cooking oil becomes the sticking point

Virtually all cooking oils are now sold under the banner of "heart healthy".

29 Sep 2017 12:53 PM

Scientists turn to big data in hunt for minerals, oil and gas

The method has already helped to discover 10 carbon-bearing minerals and could be widely applied to exploration

02 Aug 2017 1:34 PM

BPCL buys US oil for first time; purchases Mars, Poseidon

BPCL is the second Indian refiner to buy US Gulf crude after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Washington in June.

17 Jul 2017 9:55 AM

Oil edges up, set for worst H1 performance in 20 years

Brent crude futures were at $45.31 per barrel up 9 cents or 0.2 per cent from their last close.

23 Jun 2017 10:47 AM


India's oil imports from Iran plunge over gas field row

India plans to order about a quarter less Iranian crude due to a snub over development of Iran's Farzad B gas field.

15 Jun 2017 4:48 PM

Oil giants Russia-Saudi in new ‘Axis of Love’

Meeting shows convergence of two big oil suppliers to manage oil price.

02 Jun 2017 3:31 AM

Oil prices to gain as supply cut brightens

The battle between bulls and bears is going on, says Expert.

20 May 2017 6:19 AM

Nifty down after hitting record high; oil explorers hit

Nifty PSU bank index rose as much 2.35 per cent to its highest since March 4, 2015.

05 May 2017 12:56 PM

March crude oil output gets ONGC lift, grows modestly

Oil production for the all of 2016-17 is 2.5 per cent lower than 36.94 mt a year earlier.

25 Apr 2017 10:23 AM


Wrap-up: Home delivery of petrol, diesel likely

As many as 3.5 crore people currently visit 59,595 petrol pumps in the country for buying auto fuel.

23 Apr 2017 6:53 AM

Nostalgic Kuwaitis turn to Bedouin roots in luxury tents under stars

Shimmari’s camp is just one of many set up in Al-Julaia, around 70 km (45 miles) from the capital Kuwait City.

01 Feb 2017 5:51 AM

India's oil consumption to race past world's

Oil consumption will rise beom 4.1 million barrels per day in 2015 to 9.2 million bpd in 2035.

26 Jan 2017 2:22 PM

UN warns of oil spill south of Mosul

The warnings came in report released on environmental damages caused by oil fires intentionally started by retreating IS militants.

13 Jan 2017 1:28 PM

Oil steady after gains on Saudi output cuts

Saudi Arabia has been curbing oil output in January by at least 486,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 10.058 million bpd.

06 Jan 2017 7:48 AM