Cabinet okays Rs 22,594 cr for tripling Numaligarh Refinery capacity

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST

The government on Wednesday approved tripling the capacity of Numaligarh Refinery in Assam and setting up of oil and product pipelines at a cost of Rs 22,594 crore, so as to meet the demands for petro

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US top diplomat seeks Arab coalition force to face threats

Dubai |Sunday, 2019 4:45:04 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday announced the formation of an Arab force and alliance capable of encountering regional challenges, Al Arabiya TV reported.

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Kenyans Kiplagat, Kirui plan to reclaim Boston Marathon titles

Nairobi |Friday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST

Edna Kiplagat, the two-time Boston Marathon champion, has thrown down the gauntlet, warning Kenya athletes are ready to reclaim the gold medal in this year's race on April 15.

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10 per cent quota Bill based on correct principle: Lord Desai

Kolkata |Thursday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

British economist Lord Meghnad Desai on Thursday said the new Bill introduced by the Centre to provide 10 per cent reservation to general category poor in jobs and education is "principally correct" a

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