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Northwest Natural ramping up defense of gas

VANCOUVER, Washington - As cities work toward decreasing their climate impact, they're running up against some opponents in the gas ...

Californian Gas Station Charges $7 Per Gallon

GORDA, California: In Gorda, California gasoline prices have topped $7 per gallon, according to local news station ABC 30. "The ...

Saudi Arabia announces net zero emissions goals, planting huge forests

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia will announce that it will reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2060, Crown Prince Mohammed bin ...

Chinese tech giant Huawei paid USD 1 million to Serbian firm Telekom Srbija former chief

Belgrade [Serbia], October 28 (ANI): Amid a Chinese push to gain influence in Serbia, Huawei appears to have paid large ...

Jaguars, Seahawks share many ties besides losing records

When Urban Meyer made the jump to the NFL and took over as coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars, he knew ...

Gas stations in Iran resumed work after Cyberattack: Oil minister

Beirut [Lebanon], October 27 (ANI/Sputnik): Gas stations in Iran, crippled by an alleged cyberattack on Tuesday, have resumed operations, and ...

China to deepen trust, communication, cooperation with Greece: FM

© Provided by Xinhua China and Greece have the wisdom and ability to develop bilateral relations independently without being interfered, ...

Xi calls for closer all-round cooperation with Uzbekistan

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said Wednesday that China and Uzbekistan need ...

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited Inaugurates Vigilance Awareness Week, 2021

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 27 (ANI/Newsvoir): Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), a 'Maharatna' and a Fortune Global 500 Company, announced ...

China's industrial profits sustain sound growth in first three quarters

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Profits of China's major industrial firms maintained sound growth momentum in ...

Saudi comes to cash-strapped Pak's rescue with USD 3 billion package

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 27 (ANI): Saudi Arabia has said it is depositing USD 3 billion in Pakistan's central bank to ...

Under Imran Khan govt, inflation in Pak at highest level in past 70 years

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 26 (ANI): Under the Imran Khan government, inflation in Pakistan has reached the highest level in the ...

Oil prices will remain high for years to come Oilprice.com

Six years after former BP chief executive Bob Dudley said that ?the industry needs to prepare for lower for longer,? ...

Jio-bp launches its first mobility station

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 26 (ANI): Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and bp's fuel and mobility joint venture, Reliance BP Mobility ...

Elon Musk now worth more than oil giant ExxonMobil

With a net worth of over $288 billion, Elon Musk's fortune is now bigger than the market value of US ...

Pakistan Opposition leader Bilawal Bhutto calls October 29 protest against inflation

Larkana [Pakistan], October 26 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has alleged that Prime Minister Imran Khan has ...

Fire 'Stabilized' on Cargo Ship Spewing Toxic Gas off Canada

MONTREAL - The Canadian Coast Guard said Sunday that a fire spewing toxic gas from a container ship had been ...

How to make fragile global supply chains stronger and more sustainable

In 2019, global supply chains moved more than US$19 trillion in exported goods. The production and sale of many items ...

Major Oil Producer Saudi Arabia Announces Net-Zero by 2060

One of the world's largest oil producers, Saudi Arabia, announced Saturday it aims to reach 'net zero' greenhouse gas emissions ...

Billionaires taking action on climate change are part of a long tradition

If governments won't act quickly enough on climate change, who will?Enter the new breed of (mostly young) billionaire philanthropists. Their ...

Oil prices will remain high for years to come

Six years after former BP chief executive Bob Dudley said that ?the industry needs to prepare for lower for longer,? ...

Food prices surge for third consecutive year in Pakistan

Karachi [Pakistan], October 26 (ANI): Food prices that began to surge in 2018 continues to shoot higher even in 2021 ...

Skilled workforce, conducive business environment attracting textile, apparel industries to Odisha

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], October 26 (ANI): Skilled workforce, conducive business environment are attracting textile and apparel industries to Odisha, the ...

Uttar Pradesh becomes first state to impose stock limit on edible oils, says Sudhanshu Pandey

New Delhi [India], October 25 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh has become the first state to issue a notification for setting the ...

Script A Hit's founders unveil their new book FARSIDE, published by Penguin Random House

New Delhi [India], October 25 (ANI/NewsVoir): Jaishankar Krishnamurthy and Krishna Udayasankar, husband-and-wife writing team and the Founders of Script A ...

Refiners suffer from record high natural gas prices

Surging natural gas prices in Europe and Asia have boosted global demand for oil products, benefiting oil refiners globally. Yet, ...

Oil hits multi-year highs on tight global supply

Oil prices rallied above $86 a barrel on Monday, extending multi-year gains after Saudi Arabia urged the Organization of the ...

Pakistan stares at energy crisis for third successive winter

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 25 (ANI): Pakistan is on the verge of a massive shortage of gas and rationing due to ...

Centre should celebrate centenaries in fuel prices: P Chidambaram jibe at Centre

New Delhi [India], October 25 (ANI): Taking a swipe at the central government over the rising fuel prices, former Finance ...

Centre writes to states again to ensure reduction in edible oil prices

New Delhi [India], October 24 (ANI): The Department of Food and Public Distribution (DFPD) will be meeting all states and ...

Death toll from gas blast in China rises to 5

Beijing [China], October 24 (ANI): The death toll from a gas explosion that occurred at a restaurant in the city ...

Russians stock up on foreign currency, choose US dollar over euro

Russian currency exchange transactions in September increased by 30% on a yearly basis, analysts at the Russian Standard Bank state.The ...

Petrol, diesel prices increased for 5th consecutive day

New Delhi [India], October 24 (ANI): Petrol and diesel prices witnessed a hike for the fifth consecutive day across the ...

The 2021 oil price rally is far from over

Even after hitting the highest levels in several years in recent days, oil prices have further room to rise this ...

Delhi Court sends Sukesh Chandrashekhar, Leena Maria to judicial custody in Rs 200 cr money laundering case

New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): A Delhi Court on Saturday sent Sukesh Chandrashekhar, his wife Leena Maria Paul and ...

The WEIRDEST stores in the USSR

On the face of it, the planned Soviet economy did away with choice: people wore the same clothes, apartments sported ...

World Bank freezes Sudan aid over coup as civil disobedience grows

The World Bank halted disbursements for operations in Sudan on Wednesday in response to the military's seizure of power from ...

Could a technological fix save the planet from climate change

Pessimism is growing about humanity's ability to save the planet as world leaders prepare to convene for climate change talks ...

Live: Deposed Sudanese PM returns home as protests over coup continue

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok was allowed to return home Tuesday but remains "under heavy guard", a day after he ...

Deposed Sudanese PM returns home as protests over coup continue

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok returned home Tuesday evening and remains "under heavy guard", a day after he was detained ...

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DAMASCUS, Syria: The Syrian Ministry of Justice has announced that 24 people convicted of lighting last year's devastating wildfires, which ...

Moldova declares emergency as gas jumps from $550 to $790 per thousand

CHIINU, Moldova: To help ease gas shortages caused by rising global energy prices, Moldova's parliament has approved a government-requested state ...

As Covid returns, Austria warns of lockdown for unvaccinated

VIENNA, Austria: Austrian Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg said unvaccinated people in the country could face new lockdown restrictions, as COVID-19 cases ...

Germany reports 15,145 new infections in one day, highest since May

BERLIN, Germany: On Saturday, Germany recorded the highest number of new coronavirus cases since mid-May, rising from 95 to 100 ...

South African elephant kills poacher, chases off hunters

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As Covid infections, deaths rise, Moscow closing schools, businesses

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