Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 16:19
Sunni militants launched a dawn raid today on a key Iraqi oil refinery they have been trying to take for days but were repelled by security forces, a commander on the scene said.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 09:17
Iraq Shiite cleric says Sunni militants must be ousted—
Iraq`s top Shiite cleric urged all of its people to unite and expel Sunni Muslim insurgents, as Shiite Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki came under growing pressure at home and abroad.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 19:14
Iraqi government forces regained full control today of the country`s biggest oil refinery after heavy fighting with Sunni militants attempting to seize it, officials said.
Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 18:20
Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd, India's second-biggest state refiner, plans to invest Rs 1,419 crore in replacing an old crude processing unit at its 12 million tons a year Mumbai refinery by May 2015.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 01, 2014, 17:56
Indian Oil Corp, the country`s largest refiner, plans to shut half of its 300,000 barrels per day (bpd) Panipat refinery from Thursday for about 40 days as it plans major maintenance work at some of the units, two company sources said.
Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 19:09
OPEC member Kuwait will invite bids for a new multi-billion-dollar oil refinery next month as part of a drive to modernise the key sector, a top executive said on Monday.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 19:17
State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) is mulling setting up a Rs 30,000 crore refinery at Mundra in Gujarat as part of a plan to increase its processing capacity to 100 million tonnes.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 13:32
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi will visit Rajasthan on September 21 and 22, respectively, to inaugurate metro and oil refinery projects in the state.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 00:41
Twin bombings near an oil refinery north of Baghdad were among a series of attacks that killed eight people on Monday, officials said, part of a surge in nationwide violence.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 19:28
State-owned BHEL's Tiruchirappalli unit is preparing to foray into non-power sector by manufacturing components for oil refineries and defence applications, a top company official said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 17:18
Central security agencies are looking into appearance of a mysterious illumination object over the Jamnagar oil refinery in Gujarat, the Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 13, 2013, 20:03
The state-owned refinery in the central Darkhan province will be built by Japan's Toyo Engineering Corporation with Mongolian companies as sub-contractors.
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