Congress today claimed "wastage" of huge quantity of water in preparation of the makeshift helipads for the function to launch the second phase of the 'Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana' here, at a time when the district is reeli
Jumping to the defence of the Gujarat state-run GSPC, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said the KG Basin gas field is now "viable" under the new pricing formula and blamed the UPA government for arbitrarily fixing the
Saudi Aramco is considering proposals to buy stakes in Indian oil refining and petrochemical projects, India's Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday, as the world's biggest oil exporter seeks outlets for its oil.
Stepping up its energy ties with Iran, India has lined up $ 20 billion as investment in oil and gas as well as petrochemical and fertiliser projects in the Persian Gulf country subject to provision of concessional rights.
To a question if the government will accept the Kirit Parikh Committee's recommendations on reducing subsidy burden, Pradhan said the Prime Minister has already urged the affluent class to give up their LPG subsidy.
Targeting to add 10 crore new LPG connections in next three years, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan today said oil marketing companies are mulling to sell new cooking gas on an EMI basis, just l
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today informed the Gujarat government that seven districts in the state had been included in the pilot project of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) of kerosene subsidy.
The petroleum products should come under the ambit of the proposed Goods and Services Tax (GST) but a final decision would be taken when the state governments come on board on it, government told the Lok Sabha today.
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today hinted of stopping supply of subsidised cooking gas (LPG) to the well-off as only 42.5 lakh out of nearly 15 crore cooking gas consumers have so far voluntarily give up subsidy.
Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge) Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday asked Congress Party vice president Rahul Gandhi as to who would be accountable for the land acquired illegally by the
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today denied receiving any payments from an accused of Vyapam admission and recruitment scam, saying he never took any ticket from any individual and his travel was always paid by his party.