The West Asian cauldron is cooking a bloody potion, which when served has the potential to numb the economic nerves of most nations, including India. There is heightened tension over the recent attack on two Saudi Arabian oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates
India’s major political parties competing in the ongoing general elections have pledged free electricity to farmers, ambitious infrastructure projects and rapid expansion of the manufacturing sector.
According to official government data, India’s villages and households are now almost completely electrified. External research, though, suggests otherwise. Surveys have found that many households still do not have an electricity connection and, even those that do, many receive only sporadic electricity.
External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj spoke to her US counterpart Mike Pompeo on Saturday about flexibility in US sanctions on Iranian oil imports but America’s top diplomat was non-committal, people familiar with developments said.
The United States said Monday it would start imposing sanctions on friends such as India that buy Iranian oil, in its latest aggressive step to counter Tehran that could jeopardize US relationships.
Oil and gas industry is among the core industries in India and contributes close to 15-16 percent to India’s total gross domestic product (GDP). In our series – Election and Market – SC Tripathi, former oil secretary and RS Sharma, former chairman of Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC)
The Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) on Monday arrested former IL&FS chairman Hari Sankaran in connection with the ongoing investigations into the financial affairs of the company and its group entities. He has been sent into SFIO custody till April 04.
About 674 million citizens are likely to breathe air with high concentrations of PM 2.5 in 2030, even if India were to comply with its existing pollution control policies and regulations, according to a new study.
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Railways cocks a snook at EC, continues to serve tea in “Main Bhi Chowkidar” cups
Days after receiving notice from the Election Commission for violation of the model code of conduct ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Indian Railways has defaulted once again. In the latest development
A petrol pump near you may hold clue to this year’s election results. The UPA lost the 2014 elections, slipping on petrol prices. Four years later, the NDA finds itself in a similar spot.