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Non-subsidised LPG cooking gas hiked by Rs 93/bottle, ATF price increased by 2%

Non-subsidised LPG cooking gas hiked by Rs 93/bottle, ATF price increased by 2%

The price of non-subsidised LPG or market priced cooking gas has been hiked by Rs 93 to Rs 742 per bottle.

Nov 01, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

Govt looks to pump Rs 30K crore in LPG production, distribution

The government is eyeing close to Rs 30,000-crore investment for expansion of LPG production and distribution network in next three years as it widens cooking gas coverage by giving out a record number of connections.

May 05, 2017, 17:34 PM IST
India's fuel demand fell 0.6% year-on-year in March

India's fuel demand fell 0.6% year-on-year in March

India`s fuel demand fell 0.6 percent in March compared with the same month last year.

Apr 10, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

DNA: Analysis of divorce for lack of cooking gas in Pakistan

Analysis of divorce for lack of cooking gas in Pakistan. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Dec 02, 2016, 13:32 PM IST
Narendra Modi addresses 'Vikas Parv' rally in Karnataka, unveils cooking gas scheme for poor

Narendra Modi addresses 'Vikas Parv' rally in Karnataka, unveils cooking gas scheme for poor

Marking two years of the BJP-led NDA government at the 'Vikas Parv' rally, PM Modi flagged the various schemes launched for the welfare of the people, especially the poor, underprivileged and economically backward.

May 29, 2016, 19:24 PM IST
Give-it-Up: Over 1 crore LPG users let go of subsidies

Give-it-Up: Over 1 crore LPG users let go of subsidies

Since Modi made the appeal in March last year, 1,00,06,303 LPG consumers have stopped using subsidised cooking gas, helping the exchequer save a few thousand crores of rupees in doles, oil ministry officials said.

Apr 21, 2016, 20:03 PM IST
Non-subsidised LPG price cut by Rs 4 per cylinder, jet fuel price hiked 8.7%

Non-subsidised LPG price cut by Rs 4 per cylinder, jet fuel price hiked 8.7%

Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF), or jet fuel, price was on Friday hiked by 8.7 percent but that of non-subsidised cooking gas LPG was cut by Rs 4 per cylinder on global trends.

Apr 01, 2016, 11:48 AM IST
Natural gas prices cut by 20%; CNG, cooking gas to be cheaper

Natural gas prices cut by 20%; CNG, cooking gas to be cheaper

Price of natural gas produced from existing fields of state-owned ONGC and Reliance Industries has been cut to USD 3.06 per million British thermal unit with effect from Friday, an oil ministry official said.

Mar 31, 2016, 18:27 PM IST
Govt to give 5 crore LPG connections on concessional rate

Govt to give 5 crore LPG connections on concessional rate

Government will provide five crore LPG connections on a concessional rate to below poverty line (BPL) families over three years till 2018-19, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Monday.

Feb 29, 2016, 17:26 PM IST
Booking LPG cylinder? Now you can pay online

Booking LPG cylinder? Now you can pay online

Consumers can now make online payment for the cooking gas or LPG cylinders at the time of booking.

Jan 24, 2016, 22:41 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News

Watch the major news of the day.

- Fuel prices reduced for New Year.
- India gets cooking gas for half price.
- PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Delhi - Meerut Expressway.

Jan 01, 2016, 00:28 AM IST
Price of non-subsidised LPG hiked by Rs 61.5 per cylinder

Price of non-subsidised LPG hiked by Rs 61.5 per cylinder

Jet fuel or ATF price was cut on Tuesday by a marginal 1.2 percent, the third reduction in as many months, while rate of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was hiked by Rs 61.50 a cylinder due to global cues.

Dec 01, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

DNA: Nepal turns to China for fuel after India restricts supply

Fuel-starved Nepal has signed an agreement with China to provide gasoline, diesel and cooking gas after India restricted its supplies as a result of ongoing political protests in the Himalayan nati

Nov 02, 2015, 23:44 PM IST
Non-subsidised LPG rate hiked by Rs 27.50 per cylinder

Non-subsidised LPG rate hiked by Rs 27.50 per cylinder

The hike in rate comes on back of four straight monthly reduction. Non-subsidised LPG price was last cut on October 1 by Rs 42 to Rs 517.50 in Delhi.

Nov 02, 2015, 17:10 PM IST
Make excise rates on LPG uniform: Oil Min to FinMin

Make excise rates on LPG uniform: Oil Min to FinMin

LPG or domestic cooking gas, is sold in different pack sizes - 5 kg, 14.2 kg and 19 kg. A household customer is allowed 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each or 34 cylinders of 5 kg each during a year at subsidised rates. Any requirement beyond this has to be bought at market rate.

Oct 29, 2015, 18:10 PM IST

Govt allows RIL to sell LPG to private marketers

The government has permitted Reliance Industries to sell up to 1.2 lakh tonnes of LPG produced at its plants to private cooking gas marketers.

Aug 31, 2015, 19:06 PM IST

3.5 lakh well-off people have given up subsidised LPGs: PM Modi

Around 3.5 lakh well-off people have given up subsidised LPGs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, noting that the money saved on this will be diverted to those who still use wood for cooking.

Apr 12, 2015, 13:19 PM IST

Over 81% of LPG consumers join PaHaL scheme

More than 81 percent of the 14.5 crore LPG consumers have joined a scheme to get cash subsidy in their bank accounts, the oil ministry said Wednesday.

Mar 04, 2015, 21:34 PM IST

IOC rapped by consumber forum for using unfit LPG cylinders

Apex consumer panel NCDRC has castigated Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) for using LPG cylinders beyond expiry date and asked the state-run oil firm to pay a compensation of Rs 2.25 lakh to a victim of cylinder blast.

Jan 19, 2015, 17:27 PM IST

Direct LPG subsidy transfer to users across nation from Jan

Beginning new year, LPG consumers across the country will start getting cash subsidy so that they can buy the cooking fuel at market price.

Dec 15, 2014, 21:39 PM IST