Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 15:42
The ministry is preparing a draft note for consideration of the CCPA on pricing of diesel, kerosene and LPG, official sources said here.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 15:37
The government may hike LPG prices by Rs 5 and kerosene by Re 1 due to spurt in crude oil price in international market.
Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 19:18
State gas utility GAIL India Ltd Monday reported a 57 percent jump in its fourth-quarter net profit on the back of better petrochemical and LPG prices and drop in subsidy outgo.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 19, 2014, 17:44
Bringing relief to people reeling under pressure of inflation, the Congress-led UDF government in Kerala has decided to forgo VAT on the subsidy component on LPG for domestic consumers.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 04, 2012, 13:21
The Finance Ministry in a study will verify the claims of losses by state-owned oil companies on selling diesel, LPG and kerosene below cost price and decide the quantum of subsidy for 2012-13 based on the report.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 19:32
The government Tuesday ruled out any further increase in diesel and cooking fuel prices even though the current retail rates are lower than their cost of production.
Last Updated: Friday, September 14, 2012, 17:07
The diesel price hike has put an additional yearly burden of around Rs 1,200 crores on the cash-strapped Railways but there is no move yet to increase freight charges, a rail official said Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 20:20
Biting the bullet, the government Thursday night raised the diesel price by a steep Rs 5 per litre and capped the number of subsidised cooking gas cylinder to six per household a year.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 10:26
The Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs (CCPA) may take decision to hike petrol, diesel, cooking gas and kerosene prices simultaneously in its scheduled meeting later on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 17:15
Diesel and cooking gas (LPG) prices are unlikely to be hiked even after the end of the Monsoon Session of Parliament next week as the government is wary of taking such a decision at a time when it already has political battles on hand.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 17:10
The government Thursday said as of now it is not considering any proposal to increase the administered prices of petroleum products and fertilisers.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 16:10
The government is not planning to deregulate diesel, cooking gas (LPG) and kerosene prices by withdrawing subsidy on them, Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas R P N Singh said on Tuesday.
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