branded petrol

Petrol prices slashed Rs 1.09 per litre; diesel prices up 50 paise per litre

The government on Thursday slashed petrol prices by Rs 1.09 per litre, while diesel prices have been hiked by 50 paise. The new rates are effective midnight i.e August 1.

Jul 31, 2014, 18:57 PM IST

Branded petrol price cut by over Rs 5/litre

Branded petrol, which contains special performance enhancing additives, attracted higher duties than normal petrol.

Jul 10, 2014, 18:26 PM IST

Expert panel for slashing of excise duty on branded fuel

With sale of branded or premium petrol and diesel falling to almost nil due to high duties, a government appointed expert panel has recommended slashing excise duty to make them at par with regular fuel.

Jun 17, 2014, 17:47 PM IST

Moily asks FinMin to cut duties on branded petrol, diesel

Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily has asked the Finance Ministry to cut duties on branded petrol and diesel that offer better mileage and help cut fuel consumption.

Nov 06, 2013, 16:27 PM IST