Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 15:43
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday criticised the UPA for raising the price of diesel, and said the government is insensitive to the plight of the people.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 18:47
The price increase, the 11th since January, excludes local sales tax or VAT and will be effective from midnight tonight, oil companies announced.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 18:22
Earlier in November, diesel price in Delhi was hiked by 56 paise to Rs 53.10 per litre.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 14:43
State-owned fuel retailers, who control 95 percent of the petrol pump sales, sell diesel at government-fixed rates, which are way lower than the cost of production.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 13:05
Fitch Ratings on Monday said the Indian government will have to depend on its FY 2014-15 budget to fund part of the current financial year’s oil subsidies bill.
Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 12:27
Decrying the hike in diesel prices, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday urged the Centre to roll back the increase.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 19:21
Petrol price was Thursday cut by Rs 1.15 a litre, the second reduction in rates in a month, while diesel prices were raised by 50 paise per litre.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 18:39
Oil marketing companies on Thursday decided to cut petrol prices by Rs 1.15 per litre with effect from midnight.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 16:16
Also, the panel suggested that the number of subsidised cooking gas cylinders supplied to households in a year should be cut to 6 bottles of 14.2-kg from the current quota of 9.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 11:48
Oil marketing companies may cut petrol prices by Re per litre, in tandem with a fall in international crude oil price.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 19:52
The expert group, which was tasked to suggest a methodology for pricing of diesel and cooking fuel, will submit its report on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 19:38
The petrol price in Delhi will be cut by Rs 3.66 to Rs 72.40 per litre, while it will cost Rs 79.49 per litre in Mumbai as against Rs 83.63 currently.
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