Tired of call dropping while wading through the options thrown up by the IVRS system for booking an LPG cylinder? Well, help is at hand. Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday launched a missed call service for ‘Indane’ customers anywhere in the country who can book their refill simply by giving a missed call to … Continue reading LPG refill now a missed call away
Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday tested positive for coronavirus and has been admitted to Medanta Hospital. Pradhan, 51, had developed Covid-like symptoms on Monday and was tested on Tuesday. Sources said Pradhan had last week met home minister Amit Shah, who had tested positive on Sunday. Pradhan is one of the several high-profile names … Continue reading Dharmendra Pradhan tests positive for Covid-19
Amid reports of OPEC lynchpin Saudi Arabia and the grouping’s ally Russia agreeing to extend the deepest-ever production cut deal till July, oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan “congratulated” the grouping for the production cut deal to prop up prices after global benchmark Brent dived to $16/barrel and US crude sank into negative territory.
India is looking at storing some low priced US oil in facilities there as its local storage is full, oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said. India’s plan could be similar to a move by Australia, which last month said it would build up an emergency oil stockpile.
The purchases are aimed at taking advantage of low prices, according to officials with knowledge of the matter. But two of them said they’re also a signal of solidarity for the campaign to stabilize markets after oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan spoke with his US and Saudi Arabian counterparts and the head of the International Energy … Continue reading India to buy up middle eastern oil for strategic reserves
Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan blamed “communication gap” for the department of telecom demanding Rs 3 lakh crore in dues from non-telecom PSUs such as GAIL, Oil India Ltd and PowerGrid and said these companies do not owe anything to the govt on this count. “We feel there should be no impact (of the Oct 24, … Continue reading Non-telecom PSUs have no dues: Dharmendra Pradhan