Hindustan Petroleum

  • IOC tops Fortune India 500 list, RIL second 10-12-2013 01:19 PM

    New Delhi: State-run Indian Oil Corporation Ltd has emerged as the country's biggest company in terms of annual revenue, followed by Mukesh Ambani-led private sector giant Reliance Industries at the second place, as per an annual list of Fortune 500 companies in India. Th 2013 list of the country's 500...
  • Oil Ministry approves sale of 5-kg LPG cylinders at petrol pumps 04-11-2013 06:47 PM

    After the success of pilot programmes in five metro cities, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily, on Monday, allowed the sale of 5-kg cooking gas (LPG) cylinders at petrol pumps across the country. The scheme, launched on October 5, allowed petrol pumps owned and operated by oil companies in Delhi, Mumbai,...
  • LPG cylinders to be available at petrol pumps in metro cities soon 02-10-2013 03:09 PM

    Cooking gas (LPG) will now be available at select petrol pumps in metro cities after the Oil Ministry has allowed sale of small 5-kg cylinders at retail outlets. It has also permitted LPG connection portability, allowing consumers to choose or change cooking gas dealer at press of a button, an...
  • Probe into HPCL fire case on as death toll reaches 25 06-09-2013 12:21 PM

    Visakhapatnam: With one more victim succumbing to his burns Friday, the death toll in last month's fire at the Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited's complex rose to 25. A probe is on into the accident, though prima facie a gas leak in the sea cooling water system was attributed to the...
  • Death toll in Visakhapatnam HPCL refinery fire mounts to nine 26-08-2013 05:01 PM

    The death toll in the massive fire at state-run Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL) refinery-cum-petrochemical complex in Visakhapatnamhas risen to nine with one more worker succumbing to burn injuries on Monday, a PSU official said. 50-year-old S Sanyasi Rao who was undergoing treatment at the Old Care hospital in Visakhapatnamdied on Monday,the...
  • Vizag HPCL fire: Employees go on strike demanding safety measures 26-08-2013 10:35 AM

    Visakhapatnam: Two days after a fire broke out at the Vizag Hindustan Petroleum Corp refinery, employees have gone on a strike demanding better safety measures and compensation. One person was killed and 30 others were injured after a fire had engulfed an under-construction building in the Vizag plant. HPCL has...
  • HPCL refinery fire: Chandrababu Naidu demands high-level probe 24-08-2013 11:00 PM

    TDP president N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday demanded a high-level probe into the fire at state-run Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL) refinery complex in Visakhapatnamin which eight persons were killed. "A high-level expert committee should probe into the mishap," Naidu said after visiting the site on Saturday. He also visited various hospitals...
  • Death toll in HPCL refinery fire in Visakhapatnam rises to 10 24-08-2013 06:19 PM

    The death toll in the major fire that broke Friday in the state-owned Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) refinery in Andhra Pradesh's coastal city of Visakhapatnam rose to 10, police said on Saturday. Six charred bodies were recovered from the mishap site on Saturday, taking the toll to 10. Two...
  • AI to combine 13 flights due to financial crisis 28-05-2011 06:56 PM

    New Delhi: Faced with a twin attack from oil PSUs and operators of Delhi and Hyderabad airports asking it to clear their dues, Air India on Saturday drew up plans to combine13 flights spread over a few sectors till the start of the lean season from mid-June. In a bid...
  • Petrol prices go up by Rs 5 per litre 14-05-2011 06:26 PM

    New Delhi: In the biggest ever price increase of the fuel, state-owned oil companies hiked petrol price by Rs 5 per litre with effect from midnight on Saturday. The steep hike in petrol price is likely to be followed by a Rs 4 per litre increase in diesel rates and...
  • Many firms show interest in Cairn crude 22-02-2007 05:04 PM

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  • Mittal to invest Rs 3,200 cr in HPCL 20-02-2007 02:36 PM

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