Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 23:41
The reduction, effective midnight tonight, excludes local sales tax or VAT and the actual cut will be higher, varying from city to city.
Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 20:37
The government, in June 2010, had given oil firms freedom to fix petrol prices on 1st and 16th of every month based on average global oil prices and foreign exchange rates in the preceding fortnight.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 18:58
Petrol in Delhi currently costs Rs 72.43 per litre, after the increase it will be priced at Rs 73.03 per litre.
Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 19:20
Petrol price was Friday hiked by 75 paise and diesel by 50 paise a litre as rise in global oil rates and fall in rupee value increased the cost of production.
Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 18:25
Petrol in Delhi currently costs Rs 71.51 per litre and after the increase it will be priced at Rs 72.43 per litre, including VAT.
Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 19:38
The petrol price in Delhi will be cut by Rs 3.66 to Rs 72.40 per litre, while it will cost Rs 79.49 per litre in Mumbai as against Rs 83.63 currently.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 21:11
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today criticised yet another hike in petrol prices.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 18:49
Petrol prices were Friday hiked by Rs 1.63 per litre, the seventh increase since June, on rising oil rates and falling rupee.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 17:20
Petrol price may be cut by as much as Rs 1-1.50 per litre next week on falling international oil rates and appreciating rupee while a decision on raising diesel and LPG prices is likely in a few weeks.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 19:54
A decision on raising diesel prices by Rs 3-5 per litre, kerosene by Rs 2 and LPG by Rs 50 will be taken after UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi returns from US, top government officials said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 01, 2013, 00:03
Demanding an immediate roll back of "steep" fuel price hike, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa urged the Centre to withdraw the authority given to oil marketing companies to fix fuel prices.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 31, 2013, 22:41
"Economy on red alert. UPA is dead", West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said in her Facebook post, expressing concern over the economic situation in the country and hike in price of petrol and diesel.
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