Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Hardeep Singh Puri

PM prioritising energy sector in NE: Union minister Puri

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has always prioritised the energy sector of the North East, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has said.The prime minister’s priority is to put the region on a high growth trajectory and he...

India increasing domestic oil and gas exploration: Puri

India, the world’s third largest energy consumer, is increasing domestic oil and gas exploration, diversifying import basket, switching to alternate sources and using gas and green hydrogen as a pathway to energy transition and security, Oil Minister Hardeep Singh...

Centre releases draft guidelines for new ranking system of cities

Union Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri on Wednesday launched two key initiatives-- ‘City Finance Rankings’ and ‘City Beauty Competition’-- to take India’s Urban Rejuvenation journey to next level.‘City Finance Rankings’ aims to evaluate, recognize and...

Rio takes up railways, oil exploration issues with GoI

Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio on Friday held discussions with the Centre on oil exploration and railway connectivity in the State.After meeting Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs and Petroleum and Natural Gas Hardeep Singh Puri, Rio took...

Don’t want Cong to disappear, Opposition needed, says Puri

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday said the BJP did not want the complete disappearance of the Congress as there is need for an opposition.Speaking at Goa Fest 2022, the Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas also...

NE has massive potential to become India-SE Asia trade link, says Puri

North East has a massive potential to become the trade link between India and South East Asia in years to come, said Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri here on Saturday.Speaking at a symposium on ‘Urban Development in North Eastern...

Crude oil import from Russia miniscule: Hardeep Singh Puri

Oil minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday allayed fears of short supply of crude oil amid the Russia-Ukraine conflict and said that crude oil imports from Russia are miniscule at just 0.2 per cent of total such imports till...

‘Taking steps to provide relief’: Hardeep Singh Puri on fuel prices

Amid skyrocketing global oil prices, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday said the government will take all required measures in the coming months to ensure that consumers get relief from high fuel rates.Replying during the Question Hour in...

North East oil output may increase by 67 pc: Hardeep Singh Puri

Union minister for petroleum and natural gas, Hardeep Singh Puri underlined the role of the petroleum sector in driving Northeast’s industrial growth.“Oil production from North East Region is expected to increase by 67 percent from 4.11 MMT (million metric...