Tag: Petrol

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 fourth successive day

Petrol, diesel prices down for fourth successive day

New Delhi: State-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) cut the prices of key domestic transport fuels — petrol and diesel — for the fourth consecutive day on Sunday on lower global crude oil prices. According to the IndianOil Corp data, petrol was priced at Rs 81.74 per litre in the national[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…]

Post assembly elections results, Petrol prices increase after 2 months

Petrol nears Rs 90/litre in Mumbai, over Rs 82 in Delhi

Domestic fuel prices continued to scale new heights on Monday, with the price of petrol nearing the psychological Rs 90 a litre-mark in Mumbai with the fuel selling at Rs 89.44 under the dynamic pricing regime. As per rates released daily by state-run Indian Oil Corp, the depreciating rupee and[Read More…]

Post assembly elections results, Petrol prices increase after 2 months

Petrol hits a record at Rs 89/litre in Mumbai

Fuel prices in the country hit a new benchmark on Saturday with the price of petrol in Mumbai touching Rs 89 per litre, for the first time ever. It was priced at Rs 89.01 in the financial capital of the country, up from Rs 88.67 per litre on Friday, data[Read More…]

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…]

Petrol, diesel prices in India touch all-time high

Petrol, diesel prices in India touch all-time high

Fuel prices continued to rise for the sixth consecutive day on Friday, with petrol and diesel prices touching new highs in Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai. As per the prices announced under the daily dynamic pricing regime by the state-run Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), fuel prices continued to rise across the country on[Read More…]

Congress flays Modi govt over excise duty on petroleum products

Congress flays Modi govt over excise duty on petroleum products

Hitting out at the Narendra Modi government for the rise in petroleum prices, the Congress on Tuesday said even though prices of petroleum products across the world have gone down with the international prices declining, excise duties have been increased many times. “During the UPA government, the international crude oil prices were double the present rates, but our excise duties were much lower. “Now[Read More…]

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

Diesel prices at record level; petrol nears all-time high

Diesel prices touched record high levels across metro cities on Monday, barring Mumbai, and prices of petrol too inched nearer their all-time peak across major cities. In the national capital, diesel was priced at Rs 69.46 per litre, against the previous high of Rs 69.32  recorded on Sunday, according to[Read More…]

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