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Discoloration of the Taj Mahal: What to blame?
Discoloration of the Taj Mahal: What to blame?

Even as measures -- some of them knee-jerk -- are being taken to stop the majestic Taj Mahal from turning yellow, the exact causes for the monument's discoloration are yet to be ascertained, a recent analysis shows.

Study fuels hope for compressed natural gas cars

Researchers have identified new materials that may be able to store compressed natural gas (CNG) at low pressure and at room temperature, paving the way for tanks that are lighter and fit cars better.

Veerappa Moily slams Arvind Kejriwal govt over FIR order; Gurudas hails move

Delhi government`s decision to order filing of an FIR against Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily, former minister Murli Deora and RIL chief Mukesh Ambani for alleged collusion to hike the prices of natural gas has invited sharp criticism from Samajwadi Party even as CPI`s Gurudas Dasgupta welcomed the move.

Delhi government seeks to take credit for CNG, PNG prices cut

Delhi government on Monday sought to take credit for the Centre`s decision to slash CNG and PNG prices saying the rates are being cut only after it moved the Supreme Court on the issue.

Delhi`s AAP govt files contempt petition against Centre on CNG

Delhi`s AAP government on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court challenging Centre`s CNG gas distribution policy, saying it deprived the national capital of the natural resource leading to increase in its price.

Delhi govt to move SC for restoring CNG quota to reduce price

To reduce price of CNG, Delhi government approached Supreme Court to challenge Centre`s cut in allocation of cheaper domestic natural gas to national capital following an order by Gujarat High Court.

BJP demands roll back in prices of cooking gas, CNG, water tariff

BJP demanded a immediate roll back in the prices of cooking gas, CNG and water tariff effected in Delhi, contending the policy decisions of Congress-supported AAP government in the national capital would give rise to inflation.

No shortfall in CNG supply to Delhi, NCR: Centre tells HC

The Centre on Thursday told the Delhi High Court that there would be no shortfall in CNG supply to the national capital following new guidelines by Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

Roll back hike in gas prices or face protest, says BJP

The state unit of the BJP on Friday said it will launch an agitation if the hike in the prices of compressed natural gas (CNG) and piped cooking gas was not rolled back.

Provide CNG to Gujarat at Delhi, Mumbai rates, HC tells Centre

Gujarat High Court on Saturday directed the Central government to comply with its order to provide Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) to Gujarat at the same price as Delhi and Mumbai under the `Administered Price Mechanism`.

Delhi government likely to raise auto, taxi fare post CNG price hike

In the wake of hike in CNG prices, Delhi government tonight hinted at a hike in auto and taxi fares soon.

Delhi`s autos, taxis to go on strike from Aug 3

Auto-rickshaws and taxis in Delhi will go on strike from Aug 3 to protest the rise in prices of compressed natural gas (CNG) without any corresponding rise in fares, their union leaders said Friday.

Dikshit chides Cong MLAs for opposing VAT on CNG

Sources said Dikshit personally told a number of MLAs not to air such views in public as such behaviour damages the reputation of the government.

CNG may cost Rs 2 more

Price of Compressed Natural Gas
(CNG) may be hiked by up to Rs 2 per kg in the next few days
as rupee devaluation has pushed up input cost.

NCR to have 29 more CNG stations by July `12: Govt

29 CNG stations in the national
capital region, which are awaiting no-objection from
explosives department, will start selling the fuel by July
next year, the Rajya Sahba was informed today.

Agartala to go green with CNG for vehicles

Deciding to "go green", the Tripura capital will now issue permits only to compressed natural gas (CNG) run vehicles to ply on its streets.

Piped gas a pipe dream for many!

Consumers are finding it difficult to switch over to eco-friendly Piped Natural Gas.

Delhi becomes 1st city to introduce CNG-electric hybrid bus

This is the first time in India that hybrid buses will be used for public transportation.