Thousands of cargo trucks stranded on border

Sep 29, 2015- Various Madhes-based parties continued their protest programme at various border points across the country on Monday as well.The sit-in protest of Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha supporters in front of Biratnagar Customs Office entered its fourth day. At Sunauli border, the Morcha supporters continued to block the cross-border movement.

Activity at Karachi & Qasim ports

The Karachi Port handled 92,235 tonnes of cargo comprising 69,716 tonnes of import cargo and 22,519 tonnes of export cargo including 4,771 loaded and empty containers during the last 24 hours ending at 0700 hours on Tuesday. The total import cargo of 69,716 tonnes comprised of 41,143 tonnes of containerised cargo; 8,404 tonnes of bulk cargo: 6…

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A Grafton & Upton Railroad car derailed while hauling the first two of four 80,000-gallon tanks to be used to store propane on the site.

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Listen to reporter Isaiah Thompson explain his story to Morning Edition host Bob Seay.In early 2012, residents of this sleepy town began to notice an unusual amount of activity around the Grafton & Upton rail yard at the north end of town. An old barn came down. Earth-moving equipment was brought out to clear the land.The tiny 16.5-mile railroad had been nearly defunct…

Two oil tankers, two gas bullets enter Nepal

Sep 29, 2015- Indian customs officials began releasing a limited amount of Nepal-bound freight through Sunauli from Sunday at the constant urging of their Nepali counterparts at Bhairahawa customs.Two fuel tankers, two LPG bullets and 34 trucks loaded with perishable commodities like potato, fruit and onion entered Nepal on Sunday.On Monday…

Shiradi Ghat to be closed again for reconstruction in a couple of months

Those travelling between coastal region and the hinterland, including Bengaluru, should get ready for another round of detour to facilitate the remaining work on Shiradi Ghat. In a couple of months, the contractor will commence reconstruction work — laying 13 km concrete road between Kempuhole Guest House and Addahole near Gundya, and laying 21 km bitumen road between Gulagale and Heggadde.

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Collector asks oil companies to set up ERV station within 15 days

The District Collector has invoked the provisions of the Disaster Management Act by asking the oil companies to establish a permanent Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV) station in the district within 15 days.The order comes in wake of an accident involving a Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)-laden lorry at Madappally near Vadakara on National Highway 17 on Saturday midnight.Collector N.

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Collector convenes DDMA meeting - The Hindu

In view of the frequent LPG tanker accidents, District Collector N. Prasanth has convened an emergency meeting of District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) to decide on speeding up the response, especially with regard to bringing the oil company’s Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV) to the accident spot without delay.The…

Overturned LPG tanker shifted from Vadakara

After an anxious wait of more than 14 hours, the LPG tanker lorry that overturned on the National Highway after hitting another lorry near Madappally in Vadakara on Friday night was safely removed from the spot. Technicians from the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) and Hindustan Petroleum supervised the work, which was completed by around 4 p.m.

LPG tanker overturns in Vadakara, 3 injured

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Activities at Karachi and Qasim ports

The Karachi Port handled 172,803 tonnes of cargo comprising 133,878 tonnes of import cargo and 38,925 tonnes of export cargo including 5,950 loaded and empty containers during the last 24 hours ending at 0700 hours on Friday. The total import cargo of 133,878 tonnes comprised of 58,487 tonnes of containerised cargo; 5,962 tonnes of general cargo…

Karwar: LPG tanker explosion at Bargi

Daijiworld Media Network - Karwar (SP)Karwar, Sep 11: The number of people who lost their lives in the tragedy which occurred at Bargi village near Kumta recently after a gas tanker tumbled into a gorge and gas leaked from the tanker caught fire and exploded, has gone up to 11.Till September 6, ten persons who had been shifted to Manipal with serious injuries, had lost their lives.

NNPC Bows to Pressure, Lifts Ban on 113 Oil Tankers, Articles

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has finally bowed to the pressure mounted by the International Association of Independent Tanker Owners (INTERTANKO) and lifted a ban on 113 foreign vessels, mostly very large crude carriers (VLCCs) into Nigeria’s territorial waters less than two months after the ban was imposed.

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LPG tanker mishap claimed this entire family

A pall of gloom has descended over Bargi village in Uttara Kannada as the number of deaths in the LPG tanker accident last Wednesday was mounting by the day, with the toll reaching seven on Saturday.A heart-wrenching tale is that of Srikant Patagar’s family, which has been wiped out entirely in the accident. While Srikant’s mother Nagaveni (74) died on her way to the hospital on Wednesday…

Maximum relief to those injured in Bargi tanker explosion

R.V. Deshpande, Major and Minor Industries Minister, on Friday, said that the maximum possible compensation would be given by the government to the injured and to the kin of those who had died in the explosion of an LPG bullet tanker at Bargi village near Kumta in Uttara Kannada on Tuesday.As many as 14 persons, who were injured in the explosion, were rushed to the Kasturba Hospital here.

Tankers, trucks travel under police escort

A total of 84 tankers loaded with diesel, petrol and kerosene, and 19 trucks carrying LPG bullets departed Birgunj with police providing security on Friday Sep 5, 2015- More than 160 oil tankers and trucks carrying daily essentials left Birgunj for various parts of the country under police escort on Friday in a bid to prevent…