Red Sea Crisis: India turns to West Asia to replace US oil supply

The US has been among India’s top-five crude suppliers for some time now, with domestic refiners buying an average of 205,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude in 2023. However, in the first month of 2024, Indian refiners did not receive any US crude, according to preliminary data from commodity market analytics firm Kpler.

VMC Standing Committee approves draft budget worth Rs 34 crore

The Standing Committee of the Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) Monday approved the draft budget, presented by the Municipal Commissioner for the financial year 2024-25, with an increase of Rs 34 crore. The approved budget is now worth Rs 5,558 crore.