Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 18:57
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.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 18:26
Branded petrol, which contains special performance enhancing additives, attracted higher duties than normal petrol.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 17:47
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.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 16:27
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.
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