Last Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012, 23:15
The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the central government on a plea seeking to impose environment compensation charge of 25 percent of the sale value on new private diesel cars in the National Capital Region (NCR).
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 19:15
For the period April-July this fiscal, MSI's share in the domestic passenger vehicle market stood at 38.61 percent at 3,34,288 units.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 21:17
About 16 percent of subsidised diesel sold in India is consumed by cars and SUVs, prompting Oil Ministry to propose levy of additional excise duty on diesel cars, the Lok Sabha was informed Thursday.
Last Updated: Friday, August 17, 2012, 16:05
The government is examining proposals to increase excise duty on diesel cars, Parliament was informed Friday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 16:41
Oil minister has proposed to levy additional excise duty of Rs 1.70 lakh on small diesel cars, and Rs 2.55 lakh on medium and larger versions.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 14, 2012, 13:41
Last week, Reddy had written to Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee demanding a hike in excise duty on diesel cars ranging between Rs 1.70 lakh and Rs 2.55 lakh to make up for subsidised fuel being used in vehicles.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 12, 2012, 20:49
Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy has written to Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee demanding a hike in excise duty on diesel cars to make up for subsidised fuel being used in vehicles.
Last Updated: Friday, June 08, 2012, 18:14
Additional taxes on diesel cars and utility vehicles will not help bring down petroleum subsidy significantly and the government will rather have to hike diesel prices to lessen the burden, according to market research firm Crisil.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 08, 2012, 15:36
The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas is demanding an increase in excise duty on diesel cars with a view to discouraging consumption of subsidised fuel by personal vehicle owners.
Last Updated: Friday, March 02, 2012, 16:57
Auto industry body SIAM on Friday lashed out at the government for trying to impose higher tax on Indian diesel cars, while preparing to cut duties on those imported from Europe.
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