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Indian soyoil, crude palm oil jump four percent on import duty hike

Indian soyoil and crude palm oil futures jumped by the daily maximum limit of 4 percent on Monday after the government raised import tax on edible oils, traders said.

published on : 20th November 2017

Six lakh women in city, yet no toilets at public places

Pay-and-use latrines available at some locations but poor maintenance keep women at bay.

published on : 20th November 2017

On world toilet day, know how you can avoid germs in a public washroom

Experts suggest you to carry toilet seat sprays, hand sanitizers and wipes while travelling.

published on : 19th November 2017

Indian Oil Corporation sets up India's first electric vehicle charging station in Nagpur

IOC, in collaboration with Ola, launched the country's first electric charging station at one of its petrol-diesel stations in Nagpur, a company statement said.

published on : 19th November 2017

Retail inflation expected to rise further: Experts

Retail inflation, which touched a seven-month high in October, is expected to rise further and cross the 4 percent mark this month, driven by rise in vegetable and oil prices, experts say.

published on : 19th November 2017

Supreme Court asks states, Union Territories to consider banning pet coke and furnace oil

The apex court has already banned the use of pet coke and furnace oil from November 1 in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan.

published on : 17th November 2017

India's state-owned oil firms betting on natural gas as next big thing

The move is in line with a government target to raise the natural gas portion of India's primary energy mix to 15 percent by 2030.

published on : 17th November 2017

Locate public toilets in Smart City on Google maps soon

Public toilets in the Smart City will soon be on Google maps. Taking the cleanliness drive a notch further, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has initiated steps to upload the locations.

published on : 17th November 2017

Israel says received bids from Greek, Indian firms to explore offshore

Israel hoped it would draw 2-3 foreign firms to come drill in 24 new offshore blocks in its latest bidding round that opened a year ago.

published on : 15th November 2017

Five held in connection with Bihar toilet scam

Five people, including two NGO officials, were arrested on Wednesday for misappropriating government funds to the tune of over Rs 13.50 crore meant for construction of toilets in the state capital.

published on : 15th November 2017

Revised GST rates: Over 200 goods to be cheaper from today

Reduced GST rates on over 210 items, mostly consumer goods products, to come into effect on Wednesday

published on : 15th November 2017

Global Entrepreneurship Summit: Hitec City getting a facelift, but whither toilets?

Workers have a tough time as they have to relieve themselves in the open; the six toilets housed at HICC entrance are yet to be installed.

published on : 15th November 2017

Environmentalists take Norway to court over Arctic drilling

The plaintiffs accuse Norway of violating the COP 21 Paris accord and a section of the constitution amended in 2014 that guarantees the right to a healthy environment. 

published on : 14th November 2017

ICT-enabled devices to ensure clean toilets in Rourkela

The system would act as interactive dashboard for monitoring of facility

published on : 14th November 2017

OPEC sees tighter 2018 oil market as demand grows, supply falls

In a monthly report, the OPEC said the world would need 33.42 million barrels per day (bpd) of OPEC crude next year, up 360,000 bpd from its previous forecast.

published on : 13th November 2017
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