Fuel Crisis

  • After oil companies, GMR takes on Air India 27-05-2011 02:08 PM

    New Delhi: Air India owes GMR around Rs 270 crore. Earlier after oil companies refused to refuel planes, Air India was forced to cancel ten flights including one to Riyadh. Intervention at the highest levels ensured that the confrontation was resolved. Now the GMR group is threatening to prevent Air...
  • Fuel crisis in J-K as tankers strike 26-08-2010 04:29 PM

    Jammu: After months of unabated violence, Jammu and Kashmir is now facing fuel crisis. The tankers' association has gone on strike, demanding security for its drivers. The association claims over 35 drivers have been injured and 250 tankers damaged after being targetted by Kashmiri protesters. The strike has affected Jammu,...
  • Govt builds goodwill; cuts fuel prices, woos farmers 29-01-2009 12:11 PM

    Expect more such goodwill gestures from the ruling coalition in February. ...
  • If oil prices keep rising, Govt will have to act: Montek 15-06-2008 10:49 PM

    London: Former England captain Nasser Hussain admits the English selectors had to drop Kevin Pietersen for the crucial final Test against South Africa even though they will be weaker in his absence. Pietersen has been axed following a dramatic week which included allegations that the controversial England batsman sent text...
  • Bite the bullet: Govt likely to hike fuel prices 29-05-2008 04:38 PM

    Johannesburg: In a boost to its sagging fortunes after the IPL 2 bonuses debacle, Cricket South Africa is on the verge of signing a huge deal with a leading insurance company. Acting chief executive of CSA, Jacques Faul confirmed that a six-year sponsorship deal with a financial institution was imminent,...
  • Country's top oil firm warns of fuel rationing 28-05-2008 06:43 PM

    New Delhi: Victorious Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir, in the first part of an extensive interview with CNN-IBN's sports editor Gaurav Kalra, speaks about winning the IPL, what the victory means for the city of Kolkata and franchise co-owner Shah Rukh Khan, how KKR's success was a team effort...
  • No oil tax coming, says miffed Finance Ministry 28-05-2008 04:16 PM

    The victorious KKR captain, in an extensive interview to CNN-IBN, speaks about what the victory means for the city of Kolkata, what Test cricket means to him, and much more. ...
  • Debate: Who will foot the nation's fuel bill? 28-05-2008 12:14 PM

    London: West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach has been ruled out of the remainder of the England tour with shin muscle soreness, the West Indies Cricket Board said in a statement on Wednesday. Sunil Narine, who impressed one and all in Kolkata Knight Riders' triumph in the Indian Premier League...
  • Government may tax you to bail out its oil firms 27-05-2008 12:18 PM

    Chennai: Gautam Gambhir's dazzling form and the aggressive streak in his captaincy has helped KKR make it to their maiden IPL final and the skipper warned his opposition on the eve of the final that he and his wards won't be there 'to just compete but to get results'. When...
  • Tank up! Petrol may go up by Rs 10, diesel by Rs 5 23-05-2008 12:05 PM

    Bangalore: Mumbai Indians' Ambati Rayudu and Royal Challengers Bangalore's Harshal Patel have been fined for breaching the Code of Coduct after an ugly spat that occurred between the two during an IPL 5 match here on Monday. While Rayudu was fined 100 per cent of his match fee, Patel has...
  • North India reels under LPG crisis 08-02-2008 11:25 PM

    Bridgetown: Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni needs to ensure that his bowlers complete overs in stipulated time in the third Test against the West Indies as a slow rate could get him banned from playing in the opening Test against England later this month. Dhoni and his team were deemed...
  • ONGC to restart Hazira to avert crisis 16-08-2006 03:32 PM

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