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Indian marine engineer held captive in Nigeria returns, thanks Centre

Santosh Bhardwaj, the marine engineer who was rescued after being held in captivity in Niger delta in Nigeria for over a month, on Thursday expressed gratitude towards the Centre for its efforts to......

Indian sailors held by pirates in Nigeria freed

Five Indian sailors kidnapped off Nigeria's oil-rich southern delta and held captive for more than a month have been released by the pirates, a spokesman said on Saturday. The released men were......

Indian kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria's oil region

Unidentified gunmen have kidnapped an Indian national in Nigeria's restive oil producing Delta region, the police said on Saturday.The man, who works with a home building and property management......

Nigeria: Captors free 2 kidnapped Indians

Two Indians, who were taken hostage at gunpoint in Nigeria's oil-producing Niger Delta, were released after 10 days in captivity, the head of the military in the region said.The two men, abducted......

'We were more scared of AK-47s than snakes'

Santosh Bharadwaj, who works as a third engineer for a Singapore-based shipping company, was kidnapped by pirates in Nigeria on March 25, 2016. He was released on May 9, 2016 and returned to his......

Essar eyes Shell's stake in 4 Nigerian oil fields

Ruia's-owned Essar Group is among four consortia in race to buy Royal Dutch Shell Plc's stake in four Nigerian oil fields."At least one Indian group has expressed interest to buy the stakes,"......

Needed: Another OPEC to solve oil crisis

It is always impolite to ask a lady her age. But the oil bull market is certainly no lady, besides which, we know she is about ten years old. Earlier this week, NYMEX crude oil futures, in un-lady......

Gold: The most happening commodity in 2008

After closing out 2007 with an impressive 31.5% gain, spot gold started the new year with a new record high of $861.80 an ounce, surpassing the previous high of $850 recorded on January 21, 1980.......

The swing factor in commodity markets

Every one knows that International politics plays a key role in deciding the 'power centers' among nations and a few know that there exists a relationship between international politics and......

OPEC oil production up by 1 lakh barrel/day

Oil production by the 12 member countries of Oil Producing and Exporting Countries, including Iraq which does not participate in the consortium's output pacts, has increased by 1,00,000 barrel per......
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UPDATE 1-Militants attack major Nembe pipeline in Nigeria's Delta -officials

(Adds details, background) By Tife Owolabi YENAGOA, Nigeria May 28 Militants attacked the major Nembe pipeline in Nigeria's Delta region,... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/nigeria-security-idINL8N18P03V
This is the 'reckoning point' for a bunch of oil producers

(Reuters) Firefighters try to put out the fire in an oil tank in the port of Es Sider, in Ras Lanuf, Libya after an ISIS attack. Oil prices have... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/reckoning-point-bunch-oil-producers-100000091.html
Crude oil futures remain below $50 a barrel mark

India, May 28 -- Crude oil futures eased on Friday, remaining below $50 a barrel mark, on long-term supply concern with expectations that Canadian... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Crude-oil-futures-remain-below--50-a-barrel-mark/13400806
We'll shock the world -N'Delta Avengers

Lagos, May 28 -- Niger Delta Avengers, the new militant group that has launched multiple attacks on oil and gas installations in the Niger Delta... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/We-ll-shock-the-world--N-Delta-Avengers/13400165
Delta militants threaten "something big", greet Nigerian children

LAGOS May 27 The Niger Delta Avengers militant group, which has mounted a bombing campaign against oil pipelines, on Friday threatened "something... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/nigeria-attacks-avengers-idINL5N18O2WT

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