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4 dead as ONGC chopper falls into sea off Mumbai coast
A brand new Pawan Hans' Sikorsky chopper with 9 people on board crashed into the Arabian Sea, about 50 nautical miles from the Mumbai coast on Tuesday, killing four people -- including three Oil......
Modinomics Ain't Right. It's Hindu-Left
It is in no way a government of the economic Right.The Right is limited to religion and nationalism.The rest is as Left as the Congress or any other party, observes Shekhar Gupta. IMAGE: Prime......
'Defeat BJP' call raised at mega farmer event in poll-bound UP
Thousands of farmers gathered on Sunday at a mahapanchayat in Muzaffarnagar, where Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait called Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other Bharatiya Janata......
Barge tragedy: 66 dead; Navy deploys diving teams to look for bodies
With no trace of nine personnel from barge P305 and 11 from tugboat Varaprada six days after Cyclone Tauktae fury rendered the vessels adrift, the Navy on Saturday undertook an underwater search......
Kidnapped ONGC employee released by ULFA(I) after a month
Kidnapped ONGC employee Ritul Saikia was released by United Liberation Front of Asom-I militants on Saturday morning in Myanmar near its border with India's Nagaland, police said. Saikia,......
$12 bn bonanza for govt from windfall tax on oil firms
The windfall taxes on domestic crude oil production and fuel exports will generate close to $12 billion (Rs 94,800 crore) for the government in the remainder of the current fiscal while trimming......
Windfall tax on fuel to recoup most of Rs 1 lakh cr revenue lost in excise cuts
The windfall tax on oil produced within India and fuel exported overseas will make up for more than three-fourths of the revenue that the government lost when it cut excise duty on petrol and......
Govt slaps export tax on petrol, diesel, ATF; windfall tax on crude oil
The government on Friday slapped an export tax on petrol, diesel and jet fuel (ATF) while also joining nations like the UK in imposing a windfall tax on crude oil produced locally. Illustration:......
Domestic crude oil producers get marketing freedom, exports not allowed
In a move that may boost the Indian hydrocarbon industry and bring more investments into the sector, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday decided to give marketing freedom to domestic crude oil......
Adani, Sitharaman line up for yoga session
Billionaire Gautam Adani on Tuesday did an hour-long session of yoga exercises in the open air as he led corporate India to join the International Day of Yoga celebrations. Photograph:......
Manu Bhaker and Shiva Narwal win mixed team pistol title
Photograph: Manu Bhaker/Twitter The Haryana duo of Manu Bhaker and Shiva Narwal won the 10m air pistol mixed team title at the 20th Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting competition in Bhopal on......
Khel Ratna for Rani; Lovlina, Ishant take home Arjuna Award
Sports Minister hands over trophies to 2020 National Sports Awards winners IMAGE: Tokyo Olympics bronze medallist boxer Lovlina Borgohain receives the Arjuna Award from Sports Minister......
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