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IOC nears first deal to export fuel in second half of this year to Bangladesh Petroleum Corp
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IOC nears first deal to export fuel in second half of this year to Bangladesh Petroleum Corp

India Oil Corp, the country’s top refiner, is close to winning its first contract to supply diesel, jet fuel and gasoline in the second half of this year to state-run Bangladesh Petroleum Corp, two sources with knowledge of the matter said

Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to address climate crisis through new Bezos Earth Fund
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Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to address climate crisis through new Bezos Earth Fund

He said the grant will fund scientists, activists and NGO's to explore new ways of fighting the impact of climate change.

Why is air pollution so harmful to us? Human being's DNA may hold the answer
science

Why is air pollution so harmful to us? Human being's DNA may hold the answer

Some genetic variants from a human's past can be helpful as it may allow people to have a long life despite smoking

India’s strong demand for diesel slows down as motorists shift gears to petrol vehicles on narrowing price difference
Business

India’s strong demand for diesel slows down as motorists shift gears to petrol vehicles on narrowing price difference

India’s strong diesel demand growth is decoupling from the car market as motorists increasingly turn to gasoline vehicles, leaving it more reliant on patchy demand from construction and heavy industry

Days after Notre Dame blaze, man arrested for carrying gasoline, lighter fluid into St Patrick's Cathedral in New York
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Days after Notre Dame blaze, man arrested for carrying gasoline, lighter fluid into St Patrick's Cathedral in New York

A man was arrested Wednesday night after entering St Patrick's Cathedral in New York carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters, police said, just days after a fire badly damaged the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.

Mighty tree roots and twigs could help fuel cars, finds Swedish scientist
science

Mighty tree roots and twigs could help fuel cars, finds Swedish scientist

Swedish scientist use black liquor residue from trees pulp, paper manufacturing to create polymer

Indian oil demand to become important driver of global growth as China's economy slows: Fitch
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Indian oil demand to become important driver of global growth as China's economy slows: Fitch

Indian oil demand, which faced substantial pressures in 2018 because of rising rates and a weakened rupee, is set for recovery next year, Fitch Solutions Macro Research said

Battery inside the Tesla Model S reignited twice during the 8 May crash: NTSB report
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Battery inside the Tesla Model S reignited twice during the 8 May crash: NTSB report

The Tesla Mode S was travelling 116 miles per hour seconds before it crashed into a metal light pole.

Dow plummets 425 points as interest rate surge and oil price rise dampen Q1 results
Business

Dow plummets 425 points as interest rate surge and oil price rise dampen Q1 results

The Dow Jones industrial average plunged as much as 619 points as investors feared that rising oil prices and other costs will slow down growth in company profits.

Air quality of Delhi showed improvement during first half of 2017, says environment minister Harsh Vardhan
India

Air quality of Delhi showed improvement during first half of 2017, says environment minister Harsh Vardhan

Air quality of Delhi saw an improvement during the first half of this year as compared to the same period last year

Pakistan oil tanker fire: Death toll jumps to 206; 125 bodies remain unidentified due to severe burns
World

Pakistan oil tanker fire: Death toll jumps to 206; 125 bodies remain unidentified due to severe burns

The number of deaths caused by an explosion of a tanker loaded with petrol in Pakistan a week ago has climbed to 206

Oil producer Shell opens technology center in Bengaluru
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Oil producer Shell opens technology center in Bengaluru

Leading oil producer Shell on Friday opened the Shell Technology Centre here with experts, laboratories and technology units.

Petrol, diesel, LPG sales jump in June; fuel consumption rises 6.2%
Business

Petrol, diesel, LPG sales jump in June; fuel consumption rises 6.2%

Sales of gasoline, or petrol, were 4.4 percent higher from a year earlier at 1.85 million tonnes

As clock ticks down on sanctions, oil-laden Iran tankers set to target India and Europe
Business

As clock ticks down on sanctions, oil-laden Iran tankers set to target India and Europe

Iran hopes to raise its exports to India by 200,000 bpd, up from the 260,000 bpd currently shipped under sanctions' restrictions

Wonder car: Peugeot's hybrid car that runs on air to hit streets in 2015
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Wonder car: Peugeot's hybrid car that runs on air to hit streets in 2015

With new ‘Hybrid Air’ engine system — the first to combine petrol with compressed air — the firm says the car could reduce petrol bills by 80 percent when driven in cities.

Chennai - a metropolis that has no power or gas
India

Chennai - a metropolis that has no power or gas

The city witnessed war-time situations on Monday and Tuesday with petrol pumps, closing down business one after another.

Coming in March: Petrol price hike of Rs 3 per litre
Economy

Coming in March: Petrol price hike of Rs 3 per litre

Fuel accounts for about 15 percent of the WPI, and while an increase in diesel prices has a more inflationary impact that petrol prices, there will be a nudge to inflation nevertheless.

Refineries likely to cut petrol prices by a rupee a litre on Thursday
Economy

Refineries likely to cut petrol prices by a rupee a litre on Thursday

The companies cut petrol prices by about 3.2 percent earlier this month, the first reduction in retail prices in nearly three years and the first since prices were decontrolled in June 2010.

Fuel retailers may cut petrol prices next week
Economy

Fuel retailers may cut petrol prices next week

The widening price gap between the petrol and diesel has softened growth of petrol consumption, which has recently slowed behind that of diesel.

Govt puts off LPG meet, but price hike looks real
Economy

Govt puts off LPG meet, but price hike looks real

The expert panel has proposed that every household should get only 4-6 LPG cylinders at subsidised prices and pay the market price of about Rs 710 for every additional cylinder.<br /><br /> <br /><br />