Director Prabhu Dheva's Romanian exploration for 'SinghIsBliing'

Director Prabhu Dheva's Romanian exploration for 'SinghIsBliing'

Bollywood has always explored the globe to get the best picturesque locations for its films.

Jul 23, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

India to explore mineral deposits off Mauritius coast

India will soon start exploration of mineral deposits, mainly polymetallic sulphides, along the 10,000 sq km mid-ocean ridge off Mauritius following approval from the International Seabed Authority (ISA).

Feb 08, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

Lower oil prices beneficial to India: Nilesh Karani

Oil prices have declined by nearly half in the past six months.

Feb 05, 2015, 14:43 PM IST

Spain okays Repsol plan for Canary Islands exploration

The Spanish government on Thursday gave oil giant Repsol the green light to explore for oil and gas off the coast of the Canary Islands, a move that environmental groups described as "unjustifiable".

May 30, 2014, 06:10 AM IST

Oil ministry seeks more flexibility for exploration companies

The Oil Ministry has approached the Cabinet to give companies including Cairn India and Reliance Industries greater flexibility to continue exploring for oil and gas even after the expiry of deadlines.

Apr 14, 2014, 18:38 PM IST

GSI to explore mineral wealth from chopper

The Geological Survey of India (GSI) will soon start exploring and mapping the mineral wealth of the country using the custom-made advanced light helicopter (ALH) Dhruv, dedicated for heli-borne surveys.

Jan 22, 2014, 23:16 PM IST

China gains rights to explore Indian Ocean

China has obtained approval to explore a 10,000 sq km polymetallic sulphide ore deposit in an international seabed region in the Indian Ocean.

Aug 03, 2011, 12:52 PM IST

China sets sail for the Arctic

A Chinese research vessel and ice-breaker is due to set sail this week for the Arctic.

Jun 30, 2010, 11:47 AM IST

Space taxis: Bold new era or death of manned exploration?

The massive cement expanses that dot the flat Florida landscape have been launching pads for history: the first US astronauts blasted into orbit, the Apollo missions to the moon and nearly 30 years of space shuttle flights.

Mar 09, 2010, 09:42 AM IST

Malawi for joint uranium exploration with India

India and Malawi can work together to explore uranium sites as this country has huge deposits of the mineral, Vice President Joyce Banda said on Friday night.

Jan 09, 2010, 17:49 PM IST

OVL pulls out of exploration block in Sudan

ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas arm
of state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, has pulled out
of an exploration block in Sudan.

Dec 08, 2009, 16:47 PM IST

ONGC, Bihar govt ink deal for petroleum exploration

Bihar government and Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) today signed an agreement to carry out exploration of petroleum and natural gas in 2227 sq km area in West Champaran district

Oct 29, 2009, 16:11 PM IST

Myanmar warns US company against exploring in Bay of Bengal

A fresh confrontation appear to be brewing between Myanmar and Bangladesh as Yangon has warned US energy giant ConocoPhillips against exploring an offshore block for Dhaka in Bay of Bengal, which it said were in disputed waters.

Oct 06, 2009, 13:50 PM IST

Excellent response for auction of oil & gas blocks: Deora

Petroleum Minister Murli Deora has said the largest auction of oil and gas blocks, aimed to attract an estimated investment of USD 3-4 billion, has drawn "excellent" response from global energy majors.

Sep 11, 2009, 11:26 AM IST