Gas Authority of India Ltd

Type: Organization
Name: Gas Authority of India Ltd
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 42 mins ago - 2 reports

India-Pakistan gas pipeline may be completed in a year

The proposed India-Pakistan pipeline, through which India plans to supply natural gas to Pakistan, may be completed within a year, The Hindu has learnt.The pipeline, being put in place by the Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL), will start from Gujarat ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 42 mins ago]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

No hike in LPG, kerosene prices: petroleum minister

The minister expressed the hope that there would be no ‘oil shock’ in the future as the rupee was ‘appreciating under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and it was a good indication’. Photo: Sneha Srivastava/MintPatna: Cooking gas and kerosene ... [Published Livemint.com - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Consultant hunt to evaluate city gas bids

KOCHI: The Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) has initiated steps to find a consultant to evaluate the bids submitted by entities to implement the City Gas Distribution (CGD) project in 14 districts across the country, including Ernak ... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

GAIL proposes Srikakulam-Nellore gas pipeline grid

The proposed pipeline would cover Srikakulam-Kakinada-Nellore districts besides linking Tumkur in Karnataka with Nellore via Hindupur in the Rayalaseema region Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL) has proposed to establish a gas pipeline grid in Andhra Pradesh, ... [Published India Infoline - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Bangalore to have a dedicated mini-thermal power station

The Energy Department has decided to allow private firms to set up a mini-thermal power plant near Bangalore to ensure a dedicated power station for the fast growing city.Energy Minister D.K. Shivakumar disclosed this on Tuesday during his reply to the ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

High Court notices to Centre, Andhra Pradesh

Hyderabad: The Hyderabad High Court on Monday issued notices to the Centre and the Andhra Pradesh government on a plea seeking to direct the Gas Authority of India Ltd and the Oil and Natural Gas Commission to shift the Gas Control Station located in ... [Published Deccan Chronicle - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

15 dead from India gas pipeline blast (VIDEO)

GODAVARI, June 30 — An explosion occurred in a gas pipeline passing through Nagaram village in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Friday (June 27).The pipeline was operated by state-owned energy company Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL). According ... [Published Malay Mail - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

Leak axe on GAIL officials

Hyderabad, June 29: Two senior GAIL officials have been suspended in connection with the gas pipeline leak that set off an inferno in an Andhra Pradesh village on Friday, and whose toll rose to 20 today. A GAIL statement said the suspended officials were ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Toll rises to 17

The death toll in the Gas Authority of India Ltd (Gail) pipeline blast rose to 17 on Saturday with the death of two more people, including five-year-old Tatikayala Lakshmi Jyotsna at the Apollo hospital in Kakinada.Of the other eight rushed to the corporate ... [Published Deccan Herald - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 3 reports

Locals up in arms

HYDERABAD: Tension prevailed at the Nagaram village all through Friday, as villagers created a human chain and blocked the two roads leading to Rajole and Amalapuram, in protest against the "negligence" and "high-handedness" of GAIL. Residents of neighbouring ... [Published Times of India - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 12 reports

Natural Gas Pipeline Explosion in India Kills at Least 15 People

Written by Katie ValentineAt least 15 people have been killed and 14 more have been injured after a state-owned gas pipeline exploded in India Friday.The pipeline exploded at about 5:30 a.m. Friday in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, shooting flames ... [Published Care2 - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Video: India gas pipeline explodes killing 14

Vandana Chanana, a top official of the state-run Gas Authority of India Ltd, said 14 people died and 15 others were injured in the fire following the explosion in the pipeline in Nagaram village in the state's East Godavari district. The injured had been ... [Published Belfast Telegraph - Jun 27 2014]
Entities: Gas Pipeline, killing, India

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"All disclosures which were required by the government's lawyers have been made by RIL's lawyers to the government's lawyers" an RIL spokesman said in an email response
"This may be extended to Lahore via Amritsar by laying a 110-km pipeline of 24-inch diametre" the sources said
"Engineers India Limited has been commissioned to do a comprehensive health check up of all the lines. Replacement plan will be finalised as per the study report. However, we have been directed not to start any repair work till clearance from district administration is given" the official told PTI
GAIL, which commissioned the pipeline 13 years ago, had installed infrared optical imaging moving cameras last year to take the pipeline profile. "Hence, sheer negligence is the cause of such a big accident" he alleged

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India-Pakistan gas pipeline may be completed in... [Published DailyMe.Com - 42 mins ago]
In Reliance-government dispute, who arbitrates ... [Published Business Standard India - 3 hours ago]
India-Pakistan gas pipeline may be completed in... [Published The Hindu - 4 hours ago]
No hike in LPG, kerosene prices: petroleum mini... [Published Livemint.com - Jul 20 2014]
Consultant hunt to evaluate city gas bids [Published New Indian Express - Jul 19 2014]
GAIL proposes Srikakulam-Nellore gas pipeline grid [Published India Infoline - Jul 16 2014]
Bangalore to have a dedicated mini-thermal powe... [Published The Hindu - Jul 15 2014]
High Court notices to Centre, Andhra Pradesh [Published Deccan Chronicle - Jul 14 2014]
Govt imposes $579 mn fresh penalty on RIL [Published Business Standard India - Jul 14 2014]
Andhra Pradesh gas tragedy: GAIL appoints EIL t... [Published DNA India - Jul 06 2014]
GAIL officials’ negligence led to pipeline blas... [Published The Hindu - Jul 03 2014]
BSE shuts down, NSE off record highs; top ten s... [Published Economic Times - Jul 03 2014]
GAIL Mishap: Toll Mounts to 21, Says District C... [Published Outlook India - Jul 02 2014]
Chandy: Govt Hopeful of City Gas Project for Ko... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 02 2014]
IiAS advices voting against Coal India's propos... [Published Money Life - Jul 01 2014]
15 dead from India gas pipeline blast (VIDEO) [Published Malay Mail - Jun 30 2014]
Leak axe on GAIL officials [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jun 30 2014]
Two officials suspended for Gail pipeline blast [Published Deccan Herald - Jun 29 2014]
Toll rises to 17 [Published Deccan Herald - Jun 29 2014]
Gas Tragedy Has Vindicated Our Worst Fears, Say... [Published New Indian Express - Jun 28 2014]
Locals up in arms [Published Times of India - Jun 28 2014]
Fifteen killed and eighteen injured in massive ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jun 28 2014]
15 burnt alive in GAIL pipeline burst [Published DNA India - Jun 28 2014]
Natural Gas Pipeline Explosion in India Kills a... [Published Care2 - Jun 28 2014]
16 dead in southern India pipeline blast [Published Arab News - Jun 28 2014]
15 burnt alive in GAIL blast [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - Jun 28 2014]
15 killed in GAIL pipeline blaze in East Godava... [Published Times of India - Jun 27 2014]
At least 14 killed in Indian pipeline explosion [Published RTE Online - Jun 27 2014]
World News Quick Take [Published Taipei Times Online - Jun 27 2014]
14 killed as gas pipeline blast sparks inferno [Published Yorkshire Post - Jun 27 2014]
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Natural Gas Pipeline Explosion In India Kills A... [Published Think Progress - Jun 27 2014]
In this image taken from video, flames rise in the background of houses after a state-owned gas pipeline exploded in Nagaram village, in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh Friday, June 27, 2014. A top official of the state-run Gas Authority ...
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