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Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan hints petrol, diesel prices will go down in coming days

The petrol and diesel prices across the major cities remain unchanged. In Delhi, petrol was priced at Rs 90.56 per litre while diesel was being sold at Rs 80.87 per litre. In Mumbai, petrol is priced at Rs 96.98 a litre while diesel is at Rs 87.96 a litre.

Apr 04, 2021, 12:46 PM IST

BJP leaders' delegation will meet Chief Election Officer

Dharmendra Pradhan's election rally was attacked in Nandigram, after which, the delegation of BJP leaders would meet the Chief Electoral Officer. BJP leaders would meet and complain about the attack at 6 pm today.

Mar 18, 2021, 16:28 PM IST

West Bengal Assembly Election 2021: Real change will happen in Bengal this time, says Dharmendra Pradhan

Watch an exclusive interview of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Zee News.

Mar 12, 2021, 18:40 PM IST

Suvendu Adhikari to file nomination from Nandigram today, Smriti Irani, Dharmendra Pradhan, Mithun Chakraborty to be present

The battle for Nandigram has become a prestige issue for Mamata Banerjee and Suvendu Adhikari and the presence of top Modi government ministers during the latter’s nomination filing further underlines the significance attached to the Nandigram seat.

Mar 12, 2021, 07:44 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Kochi-Mangaluru natural gas pipeline today

According to the PMO, the 450 km long pipeline has been built by GAIL (India) Ltd. Governors and Chief Ministers of Karnataka and Kerala, along with Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan will also be present on the occasion.

Jan 05, 2021, 09:47 AM IST

Hydrogen to replace Diesel, LPG soon; Delhi Transport minister inaugurates HCNG plant at Rajghat

The most important benefit of HCNG fuel is that it emits 70% less Carbon monoxide, will reduce total hydrocarbons emissions by around 15%, along with 3-4% increased fuel efficiency.

Oct 21, 2020, 12:30 PM IST

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan sent to Kuwait to offer condolences on former Amir's death

Reflecting the importance it places on ties with oil-rich Kuwait, India on Sunday dispatched Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan to offer condolences to the leadership of the Gulf nation on the passing away of its former Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.

Oct 11, 2020, 22:54 PM IST

Restart Shramik Special trains from Odisha to Gujarat, other states: Dharmendra Pradhan to Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has written to Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, for the resumption of "Shramik Special" trains from Odisha to Gujarat, Karnataka, and Maharashtra, for migrant workers to return to their workplaces. 

Sep 08, 2020, 20:27 PM IST

India’s first gas exchange launched: Know how the online delivery-based gas trading platform works

IGX will be a delivery-based trading platform for delivery of natural Gas.

Jun 16, 2020, 17:39 PM IST

#IndiaKaDNA :dharmendra pradhan on lpg supply during lockdown

#IndiaKaDNA : केंद्रीय पेट्रोलियम मंत्री धर्मेंद्र प्रधान ने कहा कि Lockdown के बावजूद एलपीजी सिलेंडर की सप्‍लाई में सरकार ने कोई बाधा नहीं आने दी.

Jun 08, 2020, 09:32 AM IST

Dharmendra Pradhan hints at new gas policy, says low oil prices no answer

Pradhan also said that India favours reasonable prices that give some space to the producer countries.

May 08, 2020, 18:14 PM IST

Dharmendra Pradhan rebuts Chidambaram's 'Tukde Tukde' jibe, calls him a 'Chindi Chor'

Chidambaram has accused the Centre of being the real `Tukde Tukde` gang while adding that the country has slipped 10 places in the global democracy index owing to `debilitation` of democratic institutions.

Jan 24, 2020, 07:23 AM IST

Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurates India Pavilion in Abu Dhabi

Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday inaugurated the India Pavilion at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC). The India Pavilion has been set up by nine Indian Oil and Gas companies from the upstream, midstream, downstream and engineering segments, along with Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry (FIPI), Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).

Nov 11, 2019, 22:29 PM IST

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan heads Russia for 2-day visit, to hold talks on energy sector

Energy will be a key topic of discussion when the PM Modi meets Russian President Vladimir Putin for the Eastern Economic Forum and annual India-Russia summit.


Aug 29, 2019, 07:37 AM IST

Five Indian sailors kidnapped by pirates in Nigeria released: Shipping Minister

Five India sailors - Sudeep Chaudhary, Ankit Hooda, Chirag Yadav, Avinash Reddy, and Moogu Ravi – were kidnapped from a vessel - MT Apecus – and taken to Bonny Island, Nigeria on April 19 this year.

Jun 29, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

GST Council has to decide on levy of GST on petroleum products: Pradhan

The prices of petroleum products in the country are benchmarked to international product prices.

Jun 26, 2019, 16:23 PM IST

UAE assures supply of oil, LPG to India despite tanker attacks: Pradhan

India is 83 percent dependent on imports to meet its oil needs and is reliant on nations like the UAE to meet half of its cooking gas (LPG) needs.

Jun 18, 2019, 10:11 AM IST

Watch: Piyush Goyal, Dharmendra Pradhan take oath as cabinet ministers

Former Union Ministers Piyush Goyal and Dharmendra Pradhan took oath to office as a minister in Modi cabinet 2.0.

May 30, 2019, 21:02 PM IST

From Nitin Gadkari to Sadanand Gowda, several MPs all set to be part of Narendra Modi's Cabinet again

Prime Minister Modi, along with his council of ministers, will take oath as the 15th the Prime Minister of India in the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

May 30, 2019, 15:33 PM IST

India to get extra oil from major producers to make up for loss of Iranian oil: Dharmendra Pradhan

Pradhan said on Twitter that India has put in place a robust plan for adequate supply of crude oil to refineries.

Apr 23, 2019, 11:47 AM IST