Tag: Petrol

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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