Revisiting the Konkan sentinels -Suvarnadurg,Vijaydurg & Sindhudurg
Suvarnadurg, meaning The Golden Fort, lies a quarter mile away from the coast of Harnai village in Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra.
Shrikant Vaidya to be the next chairman of IOC
Vaidya is currently director finance at IOC. He would be taking over from the current Chairman...
People near Ratnagiri dam had warned of cracks, Maharashtra minister admits
The Tiware dam in Ratnagiri district developed a breach late last...
Regional issues big, can change electoral equation
As Maharashtra embarks on an election spree, parties fight for the 288 seats of the assembly. Yet regional issues such as droughts, farmers suicides, falling onion prices and irrigation problems persist, waiting to be acknowledged by leaders.
Cyclone damages houses, fells trees in Dakshina Kannada district
A red alert has been sounded for Dakshina, Udupi and Uttara Kannada districts with the prediction that the region is likely to receive very heavy to extremely heavy rainfall (above 200 mm) in the next 24 hours.
Ahead of Prince Salman's visit Saudi Aramco deal in Ratnagiri to be relocated
The ADNOC and the Saudi Aramco are proposed to partner with a consortium comprising IOCL, HPCL, BPCL.
JSW Energy Q2 net profit up 12% even as revenue declines 13%
Sajjan Jindal-led company’s consolidated net debt as on September 30 was ₹9,702 crore.
Assembly polls: Rain may play spoiler in some parts of Maharashtra
The state has 8.98 crore eligible voters to decide the fate of 3,237 candidates in fray from 288 seats. As voting began at 7 am, Mumbai and its suburbs saw overcast sky after drizzle for last two days.
Saudi Aramco interested in buying government's stake in BPCL
The Indian government is looking at selling its 53.29 per cent stake in BPCL to a strategic investor.
Despite widespread protests, management hopeful of commissioning Ratnagiri Refinery by 2025
The statement assumes importance as the BJP-run state government had in November ordered a halt on land acquisition for the project, in view of the increasing protest by the locals.
India signs deal with Saudi Arabia for strategic oil reserves & retail matters
Saudi Arabia has also expressed interest in picking up the government’s stake in BPCL, official sources said. Sources said Aramco is currently evaluating its Indian investments and views buying out BPCL as a good opportunity.
Aramco partnering RIL has no impact on WestCoast Refinery: Hindustan Petroleum
Reliance recently announced its plan to sell 20 percent stake in its refining and petrochemicals business for USD 15 billion to Aramco.
3239 candidates in fray for Maharashtra assembly elections
Unlike previous polls, rebellions have hit all the parties, especially the ruling BJP, after allotment of tickets.
India looking at cutting west coast refinery capacity as cost escalates to $60 bn
The sources said the cost escalation is mainly due to the delay in land acquisition for the project and that all calculations need to be reworked.
To Mumbaikars' surprise, this year's Alphonso mangoes came from Malawi, not Konkan
Fruit and corruption are not just an Indian tradition, as a recent scandal in Japan showed.
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