Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023

petroleum ministry


Seek foreign partners to raise output from Mumbai High, B&S fields: Govt to ONGC

November 02, 2021 3:27 am

The Centre had previously directed ONGC to bid out small and marginal fields to boost domestic production, and has consistently been nudging ONGC to seek out foreign players as partners to boost production from domestic oil and gas fields.

Centre to auction 69 marginal oil fields to private players

April 22, 2015 2:55 am

69 fields were left idle by ONGC and Oil India after finding it difficult to put these acreages under production.

Disclosure statements of accused suggest more corporates could have accessed papers

April 21, 2015 1:36 am

Former journalist Santanu Saikia, in his disclosure statement, stated that he used to charge as high as Rs 3 lakh for access to information.

Oil paper leak case: Delhi court takes cognisance of chargesheet filed against accused

April 20, 2015 12:24 pm

According to sources, provisions of the stringent Official Secrets Act have not been invoked against the accused.

OilMin initiates collection of $195 mn penalty imposed on RIL

April 16, 2015 1:35 am

RIL has been resisting paying the penalty and has invoked an arbitration case against it.

Documents leak: Court seeks govt response

April 11, 2015 3:23 am

The directive came after the Crime Branch informed the court that they have sent reminders to the Petroleum Ministry.

Ready to discuss issue of alleged stealing of Petroleum ministry documents, says government

February 25, 2015 12:21 pm

Naresh Agarwal of the Samajwadi Party raised the issue in Rajya Sabha.

Corporate Espionage: Another module busted, one more arrested in Delhi

February 24, 2015 10:35 am

More arrests are likely soon as search and raids are continuing in Delhi and NCR in this connection.

Corporate espionage: Accused say they were forced to sign blank papers

February 23, 2015 9:23 pm

Total 13 people have been arrested for their involvement in the case.

The net widens: Top executives from 5 firms, 2 consultants arrested

February 21, 2015 4:36 pm

Prayas Jain and Santanu Saikia were taken into custody by Delhi Police Crime Branch today.


Corporate espionage: Accused to remain in custody till Feb 23

February 20, 2015 7:48 pm

The rooms accessed to steal official documents included rooms of Special Secretary, Joint Secretary (Refineries and Exploration) and Director (Exploration-1) were among others.