Jan 08, 2020 10:57 AM IST
"We had held meetings with the concerned Airlines and have sensitised them to remain vigilant and take all precautions," said a senior official of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Wednesday morning.
- Jul 18, 2019 08:15 PM IST
Since June following attacks on tankers that the United States blamed on Iran and Iran-aligned fighters, a charged Tehran denies, the Indian navy ships have been escorting Indian-flagged vessels in and out of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman.
- Feb 10, 2017 03:20 PM IST
"India-Iran relations are rooted in history and are based on our close cultural and civilisational linkages that span millennia," the President said.
- May 24, 2016 07:28 AM IST
India and Iran inked a dozen agreements ranging from a contract to develop the strategic Chabahar port to an initial pact to set up an aluminium plant and one on laying a railway line to give India access to Afghanistan and Central Asia.
- May 23, 2016 03:16 PM IST
Besides developing the Chabahar port, the two sides also singed agreements in diverse fields like trade credit, culture, science and technology and railways.
- May 02, 2016 08:52 AM IST
Government sources said there has been a series of discussions at various levels both in Tehran and here and both sides were confident of resolving the issue soon.
- Apr 17, 2016 05:54 PM IST
India and oil-rich Iran today decided to significantly expand engagement in their overall ties, particularly in boosting Indian investment in joint ventures in oil and gas sectors in the Persian Gulf nation where foreign investors from major economic powers are rushing in to get early footholds after lifting of nuclear sanctions.
- Apr 11, 2016 07:46 AM IST
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, on a two-day visit to Tehran from April 9, also discussed with his Iranian counterpart the repayment of nearly USD 6.5 billion that Indian refiners owe to Iran, but there is no agreement yet on rights to develop Farzad-B gas field in the Persian Gulf discovered by OVL.
- Sep 06, 2015 03:22 PM IST
As the migration crisis overwhelms Europe and after images of a drowned Syrian toddler crystallized Syrian desperation, humanitarian groups are increasingly accusing the Arab world's richest nations of not doing enough to help out.
- Aug 12, 2015 05:44 PM IST
Indian state firms had on June 13, 2005 signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Natioanl Iranian Gas Export Company (NIGEC) for buying 5 million tons a year of LNG on a long-term contract at very attractive price of USD 3.215 per million British thermal unit. But Tehran never honoured that deal.
- Jul 16, 2015 07:56 AM IST
The Ahmedabad-headquartered group, which already operates the country's busiest port at Mundra in Gujarat, has received "Letter of Award" for developing the port, Adani Group said in a statement.
- Jul 14, 2015 06:45 PM IST
Buoyed by Iran's historic nuclear accord with world powers to end sanctions, India will ask Tehran for rights to develop ONGC-discovered Farzad-B gas field in the Persian Gulf even as it prepares to pay USD 6.5 billion in past oil dues.
- Jun 15, 2015 06:41 PM IST
There are negotiations on signing a firm term sheet for beginning of supplies, another source said. At the time of signing crude deal, Russian bank VTB had inked a deal to open a USD 1 billion credit line to Essar.
- Apr 27, 2015 09:11 AM IST
The goal of establishing India as the global manufacturing hub may be impossible to achieve without a fast and significant progress in building and upgrading transportation, energy, public health and sanitation facilities, say reports.
- Apr 04, 2015 01:06 PM IST
The US and its allies had blocked all financial channels in order to choke Iran to pressurise the countries like India to cut their oil purchase from the Persian Gulf nation.
- May 07, 2012 10:19 AM IST
Iran has lashed out at Google for leaving a body of water separating the country from the Arabian peninsula ...
- Feb 28, 2012 04:05 PM IST
EM equities have the most room to grow considering they fell the most in 2011. We have to prepare for the oil price shock and India is the first one to get affected in oil prices especially considering the tensions in the Persian Gulf.
- Jan 10, 2012 09:30 AM IST
Benchmark crude oil prices will likely continue moving above USD 100 a barrel as an embargo on Iranian oil exports widens and fears mount that oil shipments may be disrupted from the Persian Gulf as a `war of words` escalates between Tehran and the US, CNBC`s weekly survey showed.
- Dec 29, 2011 11:00 AM IST
The US today warned Iran against disrupting oil shipments at the mouth of the vital Persian Gulf waterway, after Tehran threatened to shut the Strait of Hormuz if the West imposed sanctions on its crude exports.
- Aug 12, 2011 03:21 PM IST
Asserting that Iran never threatened to stop crude oil supply to India, the Government today said the problem of settling the import bill with the Persian Gulf nation has been sorted out.