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Govt. lowers freight target for ports

The government has scaled down the freight handling target of major ports for the year 2016-17 after they failed to achieve 695 million tonnes set by the Shipping Ministry for 2015-16 as a global slowdown…


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Special cell to promote coastal shipping: Gadkari

New Delhi, Mar 30 (PTI) To promote coastal shipping in the country and boost trade, the government today announced setting up a special shipping cell to address issues impeding the growth potential of the sector….


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THE HAZARDS OF ISLAMIC STATE OIL

Since 2014, the US and its coalition allies have engaged in an intensive air strike campaign against Islamic State oil facilities, aiming to stamp out one of the terrorist group’s vital sources of funding. The…