NDA and Telangana govts only delivered impossible promises: Reddy

The NDA government at the Centre and the TRS government in Telangana have made "impossible promises" to the people but have not delivered on them, former Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy alleged here on Wednesday.

TRS govt weakened Hyderabad's brand image: Jaipal Reddy

The TRS government in Telangana has weakened the brand image of Hyderabad during its first 100 days in office, former Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy alleged here on Friday.

Mahbubnagar candidates seek votes claiming credit for Telangana

Union minister S Jaipal Reddy, who is fighting from this seat after more than a decade, is facing the challenge of two Reddys and all the three are trying to cash in on the Telangana factor, claiming credit for having achieved statehood through their respective parties.

Jaipal Reddy`s mother passes away

Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy`s mother died here on Friday. She was 90.

Hyderabad a national city, not property of any region: Jaipal Reddy

Hyderabad, bone of contention between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in proposed bifurcation belongs to all Indians and not to any region in particular, Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy said on Saturday.

After Moily`s remarks, Congress says no lobby behind Reddy`s exit

Congress sidestepped queries on M Veerappa Moily`s stunning remark that petroleum ministers are "threatened" by import lobbies.

Monsoon forecast accurate for 12 of last 25 years:

The India Meteorological Department has predicted monsoon accurately for 12 of the last 25 years, Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences S Jaipal Reddy said on Monday.

OilMin wants CoS to scrutinise RIL, Essar pricing proposals

The Oil Ministry has been trying since July to get an Empowered Committee of Secretaries (ECS) to vet the separate price proposals of RIL and Essar but the panel has so far not decided to take up the issue.

Diesel, LPG rates not to go up as govt fights political battle

Diesel and cooking gas (LPG) prices are unlikely to be hiked even after the end of the Monsoon Session of Parliament next week as the government is wary of taking such a decision at a time when it already has political battles on hand.

Oil PSUs losing Rs 1.37 a litre on petrol: Govt

State-owned oil firms are losing Rs 1.37 a litre on petrol despite last month's Rs 0.70 per litre hike in price, Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy said Tuesday but did not indicate if the rates will go up anytime soon.

Mr. Reddy, please check your diesel math!

Oil minister has proposed to levy additional excise duty of Rs 1.70 lakh on small diesel cars, and Rs 2.55 lakh on medium and larger versions.

Mr. Reddy, please check your diesel math!

Oil minister has proposed to levy additional excise duty of Rs 1.70 lakh on small diesel cars, and Rs 2.55 lakh on medium and larger versions.

India asks Saudi Arabia for additional 5 MT crude

India Thursday asked Saudi Arabia for 5 million tonnes of additional crude to make up for the drastic cut in imports from Iran.

Oil Minister says 'immediate' need to hike fuel prices

With rupee depreciation leading to jump in oil import bill, Petroleum Minister S Jaipal Reddy on Tuesday said there is an immediate need to raise fuel prices, but refused to say when the hike will actually take place.

RIL gas output to hit all-time low of 20 mmscmd in FY15: Reddy

Reliance Industries' eastern offshore KG-D6 gas fields are likely to see output drop to all-time low of 20 million standard cubic meters per day in 2014-15, Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy said on Tuesday.

Petrol pump dealers defer strike; govt to consider demands

Petrol pump dealers have deferred a nation-wide strike from Monday after Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy has agreed to consider their demands that include levying charges for providing facilities such as air pressure checking, drinking water and toilets, dealers Federation said.

'India to have natural gas pipeline grid of 30,000-km by 2017'

India will by 2017 have a natural gas pipeline grid of 30,000-km connecting consumption centres to source of fuel, Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy said Monday.

Govt approves award of 16 oil and gas blocks in NELP-IX

The government on Friday approved the award of less than half of the 33 oil and gas blocks that were bid for in the ninth round of New Exploration Licensing Policy (NELP).

No decontrol of diesel; petroleum prices need a relook: Reddy

Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy on Friday underlined the need for having a relook at petroleum product prices, but said the government is not contemplating decontrol of diesel rates just yet.

RIL's KG-D6 gas output hits all time low as it shuts 6 wells

Reliance Industries' largest gas fields in its flagging KG-D6 block have hit an all-time low production of about 28 million standard cubic meters per day as the firm shut six wells due to water and sand ingress.