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Punjab budget: Petrol, diesel rates slashed

Punjab budget: Petrol, diesel rates slashed

Chandigarh: The Punjab government on Monday slashed the rates of petrol and diesel by Rs 5 and Re 1, respectively in the annual budget presented for the state. The reduced rates will be applicable from midnight, Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal said. “Starting midnight (today), petrol and diesel will be[Read More…]

Petrol, diesel prices down for 3rd consecutive day

Petrol, diesel prices down for 3rd consecutive day

Mumbai: The state-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) cut the prices of key domestic transportation fuels — petrol and diesel — for the third consecutive day on Saturday. The prices of petrol and diesel were lowered in the national capital by 39 and 12 paise respectively. According to the IndianOil Corp[Read More…]

Petrol reaches almost 90 in Maharashtra's Parbhani

Petrol reaches almost 90 in Maharashtra’s Parbhani

Parbhani (Maharashtra): Petrol prices on Monday shot up to Rs 89.97 in Maharashtra’s Parbhani, the highest in India, an official said. Parbhani District Petrol Dealers Association (PDPDA) President Sanjay Deshmukh told IANS that while petrol was nearly touching the psychological barrier of Rs 90 per liter (at Rs 89.97), diesel prices stood at Rs 77.92 on Monday. The other highest[Read More…]

'Centre increased excise duty 12 times on petrol, diesel'

‘Centre increased excise duty 12 times on petrol, diesel’

Congress leaders Sunday urged the people of Gujarat to make Monday’s Bharat bandh a success and accused the Centre of revising excise duty on petrol and diesel twelve times leading to a sharp spike in their prices. The BJP-led Union government pocketed Rs 11 lakh crore from the public by raising taxes on fuel and not including petrol and diesel under GST, Congress leaders Sushil Kumar[Read More…]

Delhi petrol pumps to shut for 24 hours starting Monday

Petrol, Diesel may soon become cheaper in Punjab, Karnataka

Petrol and diesel may soon become cheaper in Punjab and Karnataka, the All India CongressCommittee (AICC) in-charge for Himachal Pradesh Rajni Patil said here Sunday. Responding to a question, Patil said the chief ministers of Congress ruled Punjab and Karnatakahave already been directed to reduce value added tax (VAT) on petroleum products. Patil, accompanied by Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee (HPCC) president Sukhvinder[Read More…]

Delhi petrol pumps to shut for 24 hours starting Monday

Fuel prices register steepest daily hike, up 50 paise per litre

Domestic fuel prices witnessed the steepest hike in the year so far with around 50-paise raise on Friday across the four metro cities. Both petrol and diesel prices have been at their all-time high in the country for around a week now, due to increase in crude oil prices and depreciation in the rupee against the dollar. The weakening of[Read More…]

Fuel prices hit record high for 10th consecutive day

Fuel prices hit record high for 10th consecutive day

The prices of petrol and diesel, already at unprecedented levels in the country, rose for the 10th consecutive day on Tuesday, even as analysts said the dual impact of rising oil prices and depreciating rupee increases regulatory risks for state-run oil and gas firms. In the national capital, petrol was[Read More…]

Congress flays Modi govt over excise duty on petroleum products

Petrol, diesel in Delhi hit record highs

State-run Indian Oil Corp on Sunday raised transport fuel to record highs in Delhi on the seventh day of resuming the daily price change system, following a temporary suspension that lasted 20 days. The price of petrol in Delhi touched a record high of Rs 76.24 per litre under the dynamic pricing regime beating the previous[Read More…]

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