Petrol pumps to observe 15-minute blackout on Saturday

Petrol pumps across the country will observe a "blackout" for 15 minutes on Saturday to push for their five-point charter of demands including compensation to dealers for financial losses due to frequent unplanned price fluctuations by oil marketing companies.

Noida: One suspect arrested in Bangalore blast case

Noida: One suspect arrested in Bangalore blast case.

Petrol pump employee shot after tiff in Ghaziabad

A petrol pump employee was in critical condition Monday after three men on a motorcycle shot him when he refused to fill up fuel as they were without safety helmets.

Petrol pump employee shot dead in Meghalaya

Unidentified armed assailants today shot dead a petrol pump employee in Meghalaya`s West Garo Hills district prompting shutdown of almost all petrol pump retailers in the district, officials said.

Rs 7.5 lakh looted from Ludhiana petrol pump

Two scooter-borne miscreants allegedly looted Rs 7.5 lakh from a petrol pump located on the Ludhiana-Ferozepur road here, police said today.

Explosion at petrol pump in Delhi as car drives off with nozzle plugged

In a shocking accident at a petrol pump in New Delhi`s Vasant Kunj, the machine caught fire, triggering an explosion after a car drove off without the nozzle being unplugged from the vehicle, hurting two, reports said Sunday.

Fire at petrol pump in Delhi, two injured

Two employees received minor injuries in a fire at a petrol pump in New Delhi.

Petrol pump looted in Gurgaon

Five men on two motorcycles looted Rs 4 lakh at gunpoint from a petrol pump here on the Delhi-Jaipur highway.

Manager of petrol pump owned by Baichung Bhutia nabbed

The manager and an employee of a petrol pump, owned by footballer Baichung Bhutia, have been nabbed for selling water instead of diesel, police said today.

Youth arrested for trying to loot petrol pump

A youth was arrested while his accomplice managed to flee following an abortive attempt to loot a petrol pump in broad daylight at Bistupur here Wednesday.

Petrol pump `curfew`: Congress says austerity necessary; BJP calls it economic emergency

The Petroleum Ministry`s proposal to do away with 24-hour petrol pumps in cities has not gone down well with the BJP and CPI.

Petrol pump gutted in Jodhpur, no casualties

A petrol pump situated in a residential area here was gutted in a major fire that broke out while fuel was being unloaded at the outlet.

One charred to death, 2 injured as gas tanker catches fire near Pune

One person was charred to death and 2 others sustained burn injuries when a gas tanker caught fire after it was hit by a car at a petrol pump.

Three including former BSP MLA arrested

Three persons, including a former BSP MLA from Dhampur Ashok Rana, were Friday arrested on charges of abducting a petrol pump owner and assaulting a police party which went to get him released.

Rs 7.10 lakhs looted from petrol pump employee

Unidentified motorcycle-borne miscreants Monday looted Rs. 7.10 lakhs from a petrol pump employee in Repura village in Bihar`s Vaishali district.

Robbers loot petrol pump at gun-point, injure one

One man was injured after a gang of robbers attacked a petrol pump on Godhra-Vadodara
by-pass road here and looted Rs 50,000 at gun-point.

J&K govt orders closure of four brick kilns and a petrol pump

The Jammu and Kashmir government
has ordered closure of four illegally established brick kilns
and petrol refilling station in central Kashmir`s Budgam

Petrol pump dealers defer indefinite strike

Petrol pump dealers have deferred their indefinite strike, which was slated to begin on Sunday to press their demand for an increase in commission on sales of
petrol and diesel, by three months.

Petrol pump dealers threaten strike over sale commission

Petrol pump dealers have threatened to go on an indefinite strike from September 20, if the commission they earn on sale of petrol and diesel is not increased.

Petrol pump employees foil loot attempt

An attempt of loot at a petrol pump
was foiled by its employees, following whom one youth was arrested, police said on Wednesday.