oil and gas exploration: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
What is Boko Haram?
Published: December 1, 2020
The attack on farm workers in the North Eastern region of Nigeria has left at least 110 dead. The Boko Haram jihadist are blamed for the killing. Around 30 men were beheaded during the attack. The incident is considered as the most violent attack against innocent civilian in 2020. The attack took place near the ..
Category: International Current Affairs
Seismic Survey for Oil and Gas Exploration launched in Mahanadi basin
Published: November 21, 2020
The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel has launched Seismic Survey campaign of Oil India Limited in the Mahanadi basin of Odisha. According to the ministry, the oil and gas exploration will be a game changer in the socio-economic development of Odisha. The estimated cost of the seismic survey is Rs 220 crores. ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
Govt Overhauls Oil, Gas Exploration Permits
Published: March 12, 2019
The government has overhauled the rules for the oil and gas exploration permits. The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has released the new rules for oil and gas exploration permits: New rules make a departure from the from the two-and-a-half decade-old practice of having a uniform contractual regime for all sedimentary basins in the ..
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