Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.06, diesel by Rs 2.94 a litre

Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.06, diesel by Rs 2.94 a litre

Petrol price was hiked by Rs.1.06 a litre and diesel price hiked by Rs. 2.94 a litre with effect from midnight.

Diesel emissions cause huge damage to human physiology, say experts

As per the World Health Organisation (WHO), diesel emission is considered as a Class One carcinogenic and diesel emission coated with dust creates huge damage to human physiology.

CNG more harmful for environment than diesel: Gujarat govt to High Court

CNG more harmful for environment than diesel: Gujarat govt to High Court

Citing an expert committee report on fuels, the state government today told the Gujarat High Court that CNG will prove more harmful to the environment than diesel "as CNG engines emit more greenhouse gases than diesel".

Petrol gets cheaper: Know the latest price list city wise

Petrol gets cheaper: Know the latest price list city wise

Petrol gets cheaper: Know the latest price list city wise

Diesel price cut by Rs 1.30 per litre, petrol by 74 paise

Diesel price cut by Rs 1.30 per litre, petrol by 74 paise

Petrol in Delhi will cost Rs 61.13 per litre from the mid-night tonight as against Rs 61.87 currently. Similarly, a litre of diesel will cost Rs 48.01 compared with Rs 49.31 at present.

Petrol price hiked by Rs 2.19 a litre, diesel by 98 paise

Petrol price hiked by Rs 2.19 a litre, diesel by 98 paise

With the hike, petrol in Delhi will now cost Rs 59.68 per litre from mid-night tonight as against Rs 56.61 currently while a litre of diesel will cost Rs 48.33 compared with Rs 46.43 a litre at present.

SC may levy ECC on diesel SUVs, luxury cars registration

SC may levy ECC on diesel SUVs, luxury cars registration

The Supreme Court on Thursday indicated that it may impose environment compensation charge (ECC) on registration of SUVs and luxury diesel cars in case it lifts its order banning registration of such vehicles with engine capacity of 2,000 cc and above in the National Capital Region

Petrol prices hiked by Rs 3.07 per litre, diesel by Rs 1.90

Petrol prices hiked by Rs 3.07 per litre, diesel by Rs 1.90

This is the first hike for petrol prices after seven consecutive cuts while it is the third consecutive hike for diesel. And the new prices will come into effect midnight tonight.

Mercedes calls for level-playing field for diesel cars

Hit hard by a ban on diesel cars with 2,000 cc and above engines, luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz Tuesday said singling out vehicles beyond this limit does not "make a whole lot of difference" on the pollution front and there must be a level-playing field for all.

 Non-subsidised LPG cylinder price slashed by Rs 61.50

Non-subsidised LPG cylinder price slashed by Rs 61.50

A day after budget, oil marketing companies (OMCs) have slashed the price of non-subsidised domestic LPG cylinder by Rs 61.50.

Global crude down 2/3rd since May '14; petrol falls only 16%

Global crude down 2/3rd since May '14; petrol falls only 16%

A litre of petrol cost Rs 71.41 in May 2014 when international oil was at USD 106.85 per barrel but even after over two-third fall in global rates, the price of petrol has witnessed only 16 percent decline and remains at Rs 60 per litre.

 

Excise duty hiked on petrol by Re 1 per litre, on diesel by Rs 1.5

Excise duty hiked on petrol by Re 1 per litre, on diesel by Rs 1.5

The increase in excise duty will fetch the government over Rs 3,200 crore during the remainder period of the fiscal.

Govt hikes excise duty on diesel by Rs 1.5 a litre, on petrol by Re 1

Govt hikes excise duty on diesel by Rs 1.5 a litre, on petrol by Re 1

The government on Saturday hiked excise duty on petrol by Re 1 per litre and by Rs 1.5 a litre on diesel, the fourth increase in duties in less than six weeks.

 

Want to sell over 10-year-old diesel car? Get NOC

Want to sell over 10-year-old diesel car? Get NOC

In April last year, the National Green Tribunal had banned all diesel vehicles which are more than 10 years old.

Govt hikes excise duty on diesel by Rs 2 per litre, on petrol by 75 paise

Govt hikes excise duty on diesel by Rs 2 per litre, on petrol by 75 paise

Basic excise duty on unbranded or normal petrol has been increased from Rs 7.73 to Rs 8.48 per litre and the same on unbranded diesel from Rs 7.83 to Rs 9.83 per litre.

 

Check out the last 15 hikes and reductions in petrol, diesel prices

Check out the last 15 hikes and reductions in petrol, diesel prices

Let's have a look at last 15 hikes and reductions in petrol and diesel prices in India.

 

Petrol price slashed by 32 paise per litre, diesel by 85 paise

Petrol price slashed by 32 paise per litre, diesel by 85 paise

Petrol price was on Friday cut by 32 paise per litre while diesel rate was lowered by 85 paise a litre, on the back of a softening global oil market.

Petrol and diesel prices to come down soon! Watch video

Petrol and diesel prices to come down soon! Watch video

With the price of Brent crude oil falling to a 12-year low in the international markets, the prices of petrol and diesel are likely to come down soon in the Indian market too.

Petrol, diesel prices to go up as govt likely to further hike excise duty

Petrol, diesel prices to go up as govt likely to further hike excise duty

Petrol and diesel prices are set to cost more as government is likely to hike  excise duty on petrol and diesel before March for boosting revenue and meet its fiscal deficit target.

Excise duty hike on petrol, diesel: All you need to know

Excise duty hike on petrol, diesel: All you need to know

There will be no increase in retail selling price of petrol and diesel as state-owned oil firms had not passed on the full benefit of a reduction in international oil prices to consumers on January 1.