Houthi attack sets refinery ablaze in Yemeni city Aden

Houthi forces fired mortar rounds at an oil refinery in the southern Yemeni city of Aden on Monday, starting a huge fire, witnesses and local officials said.

Iraqi forces plead for help as Islamic State closes in on refinery

Iraqi forces besieged inside the country`s largest oil refinery are running low on food and pleading for reinforcements to save them from Islamic State militants who have advanced deep into the compound in the past week.

Ground forces enter Iraq's biggest refinery: Iraqi official

Iraqi ground forces secured the perimeter around the country's biggest oil refinery on Saturday and entered the vast complex amid heavy clashes with Islamic State militants, said a senior Iraqi military official.

Fire at Gujarat Refinery plant, one hurt

Fire erupted at a plant of the Gujarat refinery on the outskirts of the city in which one person was injured, official sources said.

Mathura refinery under fire for polluting lake

The Mathura oil refinery has been cautioned against polluting Keitham Lake, which supports a bird sanctuary, on the Delhi-Agra national highway.

Iran oil blast kills 1, fire hits refinery

Last year a scheme to develop Shazand was launched with an investment of USD 3.3 billion to boost its initial refining capacity.

BPCL to begin fuel supply from Bina refinery in Sep

Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) will begin fuel supplies from its Rs 11,397-crore Bina refinery in Madhya Pradesh from September, about six months later than envisaged as BHEL delayed key equipment supply.

ONGC in talks for setting up refinery in Nigeria

ONGC Videsh, the overseas
investment arm of state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation,
is in talks to set up a refinery in Nigeria even as Indian
companies look at sourcing LNG from African nations.

PM asks OilMin, ONGC to re-examine Barmer refinery proposal

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has
asked Petroleum Ministry and ONGC to re-examine possibility of
setting up a refinery at Barmer district in Rajasthan to
process the crude discovered by Cairn India in the state.