State-run oil marketing firms (OMCs) on Monday hiked the prices of subsidised cooking gas (LPG) by about Rs 2 per cylinder and of kerosene by 26 paise per litre.May 01, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
Government has eliminated 1.6 crore duplicate and bogus ration cards that will help save about Rs 10,000 crore in subsidy bill annually, said Finance Secretary Ashok Lavasa.Jun 26, 2016, 21:51 PM IST
Scientists are close to finding a way to re-define the kilogram in terms of a mathematical constant instead of being based on a cylinder.Jul 15, 2015, 19:08 PM IST
Over 1,100 cylinders
containing 15,500 kg of a very strong ozone depleting gas
which were brought into the country on the sly have been
seized by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence.
Four persons were killed and
nine others injured in separate incidents of cylinder
explosion during Durga puja celebrations in Mirzapur and
Ballia districts, police said on Sunday.
One person was killed and at least 16 wounded, three of them critically, when a cooking gas cylinder exploded Friday during a wedding celebration in Assam.Apr 09, 2010, 14:17 PM IST
Fifty persons were
injured tonight, 12 of them seriously, when an LPG cylinder
went off and caused fire in several huts in a village of
Bihar`s Nalanda district, police said.