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Death toll from Mexico fuel pipeline blast rises to 66

Death toll from Mexico fuel pipeline blast rises to 66

The death toll from the explosion of a pipeline ruptured by suspected fuel thieves in central Mexico has risen to 66, the governor of the state of Hidalgo said on Saturday.

Anger as Mnangagwa raises gas prices in Zimbabwe

Anger as Mnangagwa raises gas prices in Zimbabwe

Zimbabweans reacted with outrage Sunday to a sharp rise in fuel prices announced by President Emmerson Mnangagwa in a move to improve supplies as the country struggles with its worst gasoline shortages in a decade.

Woqod opens fuel station in Wholesale Market area

Woqod opens fuel station in Wholesale Market area

Qatar Fuel (Woqod) has opened its latest petrol station along the Wholesale Market area as part of its ongoing expansion plans to serve every area in Qatar ...

General strike in Burkina Faso over fuel prices hike

General strike in Burkina Faso over fuel prices hike

Several thousand people took the streets of Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou on Thursday as workers downed tools in a nationwide strike over higher fuel prices.

Qatari-bought fuel enters Gaza to ease humanitarian crisis: Hamas

Qatari-bought fuel enters Gaza to ease humanitarian crisis: Hamas

Qatari-bought fuel arrived at the Gaza Strip's only power station after entering through Israel on Tuesday in a bid to alleviate conditions in the Palestinian enclave, a Hamas spokesman and sources said.

Sri Lanka train kills mother elephant, two calves

Sri Lanka train kills mother elephant, two calves

The train was derailed and several tankers began spilling fuel, police said.

US intelligence believes N Korea making more nuclear bomb fuel despite talks: NBC

US intelligence believes N Korea making more nuclear bomb fuel despite talks: NBC

US intelligence agencies believe North Korea has increased production of fuel for nuclear weapons at multiple secret sites in recent months and may try to hide these while seeking concessions in nuclear talks ...

Brazil truckers strike enters sixth day

Brazil truckers strike enters sixth day

A truckers strike that has paralyzed Brazil entered its sixth day Saturday as government troops slowly cleared roads of barricades in a bid to break the impasse.

India govt plans to propose nationwide ban on petcoke as a fuel

India govt plans to propose nationwide ban on petcoke as a fuel

India's government plans to propose banning burning petroleum coke as a fuel nationwide to comply with a Supreme Court request as part of a long-running case to clean the country's air ...

Woqod to invest QR634mn to fuel local expansion in 2018, says CEO

Woqod to invest QR634mn to fuel local expansion in 2018, says CEO

Qatar Fuel Company (Woqod) will be investing around QR634mn this year for its expansion projects in Qatar as part of initiatives to cater to the local market, a senior official has said.

LNG market 'needs $200bn investment to meet demand'

LNG market 'needs $200bn investment to meet demand'

More than $200bn of investment in liquefied natural gas is needed to meet a boom in demand by 2030, Royal Dutch Shell, the world's top LNG trader, said on Monday.

Emir orders $9mn urgent aid to Gaza Strip

Emir orders $9mn urgent aid to Gaza Strip

The Emir's directives come in response to the deteriorating humanitarian situation in the strip and appeals from the United Nations.