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Alka Mittal Becomes First Woman To Head ONGC

Jan 04, 2022 Press Trust of India

Mittal replaces Subhash Kumar, another interim head who retired after reaching superannuation age on December 31.

Supreme Court Is Unhappy With ONGC's Approach To Arbitration

Dec 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Despite the apex court's direction that the arbitrators themselves fix their fees, to be borne by both the parties, the ONGC insisted on paying the fees as enumerated under the clause of the contract.

Buzzing Stocks: Global Brokerage Houses Raise Price Target Of These 7 Stocks

The market ended lower on Tuesday dragged by the banking, metals, pharma and oil and gas stocks, while buying in the auto and IT names limited the losses.

Reena Jaitely, Syamchand Ghosh Appointed Independent Directors On ONGC Board

Nov 15, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Reena Jaitley, prior to this appointment, has served as the nominee director/chairperson of Punjab State Forest Development Corporation. Syamchand Ghosh is an educationist and social worker.

Pre-Market Report: Britannia, Aurobindo Pharma Results Quarterly Results, Paytm IPO To Watch Out For

Markets were closed for the Diwali vacation since Thursday. How investors react on Monday would depend on what they see as a priority.

05 November, 2021

NCLT Approves GAIL India's Acquisition Of IL&FS' 26% Stake In ONGC Tripura Power Company

Outlook Business Team

ONGC And IL&FS had teamed up with the Government of Tripura to establish the special purpose vehicle, OTPC for optimum utilisation of gas in Tripura.

26 October, 2021

Stocks To Buy Today: ONGC, Canara Bank, IGPL And More

Outlook Business Team

The banking sector continues to dominate the show with ICICI Bank registering the new highs on Monday following the robust earnings quarterly.

09 June, 2021

Sensex, Nifty Start On Positive Note; SBI, HDFC Lead Gains


ONGC was the top gainer, followed by SBI, Sun Pharma, HDFC, Asian Paints, Dr Reddy’s and Bajaj Finserv.

22 May, 2021

Abducted ONGC Official Ritul Saikia Returns Home

Dipankar Roy

Television channels showed a large crowd of people waiting for Ritul Saikia and as soon as he arrived emotions ran free.

22 May, 2021

‘Can’t Wait To See Him’: ONGC Official Ritul Saikia’s Family Awaits His Return

Dipankar Roy

ONGC official Ritul Saikia, who was abducted by Ulfa (I) militants on April 21 was released on Friday

21 May, 2021

Abducted ONGC Official Ritul Saikia Likely To Reach Home Tomorrow

Outlook Web Bureau

ONGC employee Ritul Saikia's reported release had come under a cloud with no concrete information available.


20 May, 2021

Bonds Getting Stronger Between New Assam CM And Ulfa(I)?

Dipankar Roy

Paresh Barua assured abducted ONGC official Ritul Saikia would be home in four days, after Himanta Biswa Sarma's appeal.

18 May, 2021

Ready For Talks If Delhi Is Sincere: Ulfa Leader Takes Up Assam CM’s Olive Branch

Outlook Web Bureau

Ulfa leader Paresh Barua waxes eloquent on Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma saying he is a bold and courageous leader.

18 May, 2021

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma Meets Abducted ONGC Employee Ritul Saikia’s Family

Outlook Bureau

The two other employees, Alakesh Saikia and Mohini Mohan Gogoi were rescued by security forces after an encounter with the abductors on April 24 in the district when they were on their way to Myanmar.

26 April, 2021

Constable Arrested For Helping Ulfa (I) Abduct ONGC Employees

Dipankar Roy

The police also arrested two others for providing logistical support to the militants.

25 April, 2021

Nagaland: No Trace Of The Third Abducted ONGC Employee

Dipankar Roy

Meanwhile, residents of Titabor in Jorhat district and some groups have demanded information on Ritul within 24 hours failing which they would disrupt ONGC's work at Borholla drilling site.

21 April, 2021

Assam: Three ONGC Employees Kidnapped By Suspected ULFA(I) Militants

Outlook Web Bureau

ONGC said a complaint has already been lodged with the local police and higher officials have reached the site. No demand for ransom or anything else has been received so far.


06 January, 2021

West Bengal Approves Land For ONGC For Further Oil Exploration


The West Bengal cabinet on Tuesday approved giving 13.49 acres at Ashoknagar in North 24 Parganas district to ONGC for further oil exploration, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz