Govt is 'selfish' in passing benefit of petro prices: Congress

Congress on Thursday accused the Narendra Modi government of having a "selfish" and "short-sighted" approach on petroleum prices and not passing on the benefits of the slump in international crude oil prices to the consumers.

Govt brings out advt to explain fuel price hike

India imports 74 percent of crude oil at international rates and in the wake of increasing crude oil prices and fall in rupee the government had to increase the domestic prices.

Amid Egypt crisis, India worries over oil bill

India`s oil import bill will be a matter of concern if oil prices shoot up further, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Sunday.