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2010-07-20 17:49:00

DENVER, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellora Energy today announced the execution of a definitive agreement and plan of merger with an undisclosed buyer. Under the terms of the agreement, Ellora Energy stockholders will receive base consideration of $695 million in cash, which after adjustment for certain items is expected to result in approximately $13.10-13.35/share on a projected fully diluted share count basis. The transaction is subject to escrow and customary closing conditions,...

2010-02-01 17:26:00

DENVER, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellora Energy today announced that it has closed on the previously announced sale of substantially all of its southwest Kansas (Hugoton Field) and southeast Colorado properties to an undisclosed buyer. The contract sale price was $247 million subject to customary closing adjustments. The sale was effective as of January 1, 2010. The transaction also provides for an additional closing on certain properties subject to preferential rights to purchase held by...

2009-07-27 08:35:00

DENVER, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellora Energy Inc., an independent oil and gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of low-risk onshore domestic oil and gas properties, today announced the appointment of Steve Enger as President and Chief Operating Officer, Lon McCain as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, and Jeffery S. Williams as Vice President of Business Development. Valerie Walker has elected to retire as Vice President of...

2008-07-12 00:00:16

By Syed Rizwanullah AJANTA (AURANGABAD): They have a world heritage monument in their backyards. But a population around 2,000 people in four tiny villages - Sawarkheda, Juna (old) Swarkheda, Lenapur and Duttwadi, just one or two kilometres above the famous Ajanta caves, do not rejoice. Because, the proximity to the monument puts a lot of restrictions on them. People here are not allowed to burst crackers to celebrate Diwali or other festivals. They don't have a permanent source of...

2008-07-01 09:00:35

Protests over plans to give land to a Hindu shrine trust in Indian-ruled Kashmir threatened to bring down the Congress-led coalition in the Himalayan state. The region's Muslim majority remains agitated even after the state government rescinded its decision to transfer the land to the trust in charge of the highly sacred Amarnath temple visited every year by hundreds of thousands of Hindus. That decision has drawn the ire of the Hindus in the state's Jammu region, whose protesters have...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.