November 14, 2002, Chandigarh, India
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Gas resource found near Surat
New Delhi, November 13
In yet another significant development on the energy front, Petroleum Minister Ram Naik today announced that substantial major gas had been discovered by Canada’s Niko Resources Ltd near Surat in Gujarat.
54 feared dead
Kolkata, November 13
At least 54 fishermen were feared dead and 650 others reported missing after their trawlers capsized in the Bay of Bengal following yesterday’s cyclonic storm, a senior West Bengal minister said here today.
Mumbai, November 13
On a plea made by the police, a sessions court today issued yet another
non-bailable warrant against absconding accused Abu Salem in a case of alleged extortion and attempt to murder. Two courts had yesterday issued similar
non-bailable warrants against him for his alleged involvement in murder cases. PTI