Petrol hiked by Rs 3.13, diesel by Rs 2.71 per litre

Petrol price was hiked by Rs 3.13 and diesel price by Rs 2.71 per litre on Friday.

Food prices to shoot up sharply because of unseasonal rains

Food prices are expected to shoot up sharply because of untimely rains.

Vegetable prices shoot up to 67 percent

Unseasonal showers lead to hike in vegetable prices across north India.

Mamata Banerjee orders strengthening vigil over market situation: FTO

Expressing concern over rising prices of vegetables, fish and essential commodities, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday directed her officials to keep a strong vigil over the market trend.

Kerala reacts angrily to hike in railway fares

Barring the BJP, all political parties in Kerala were up in arms against the hike in railway fares and freight charges announced by the NDA government Friday.

CPI(M) launches stir against rise in LPG, essentials` prices

Opening a new front against Congress-led governments in the state and at the Centre ahead of Lok Sabha polls, CPI(M) on Wednesday launched an indefinite protest across Kerala over hike in prices of LPG and essential goods.

BJP demands roll back in prices of cooking gas, CNG, water tariff

BJP demanded a immediate roll back in the prices of cooking gas, CNG and water tariff effected in Delhi, contending the policy decisions of Congress-supported AAP government in the national capital would give rise to inflation.

No shortfall in CNG supply to Delhi, NCR: Centre tells HC

The Centre on Thursday told the Delhi High Court that there would be no shortfall in CNG supply to the national capital following new guidelines by Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

Don`t link Aadhar with LPG: CPI-M

The CPI-M Thursday denounced as "totally unjustified" the hike in prices of unsubsidized gas cylinders and asked the government not to link LPG supply with Aadhar cards.

Roll back LPG price hike: Jayalalithaa

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday demanded the central government either roll back the hike of Rs.220 for non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) cylinders or increase the supply of subsidized cylinders per year.

Roll back hike in gas prices or face protest, says BJP

The state unit of the BJP on Friday said it will launch an agitation if the hike in the prices of compressed natural gas (CNG) and piped cooking gas was not rolled back.

Jayalalithaa demands rollback in diesel price hike

Decrying the hike in diesel prices, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday urged the Centre to roll back the increase.

Jayalalithaa slams diesel price hike, demands roll back

Decrying the hike in diesel prices as "unjustified" action, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday demanded its roll back and withdrawal of powers granted to oil companies to regulate fuel prices.

Mamata criticises petrol price hike

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today criticised yet another hike in petrol prices.

Rs 3 CNG hike, piped gas slab change to upset home budget

Mahanagar Gas Limited has increased the price of CNG or compressed natural gas with immediate effect. Also, the utility slabs for piped natural gas or PNG have been reduced.

`Call on hiking fuel price after Sonia Gandhi returns from US`

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.

Over 1 lakh CPI(M) activists court arrest in Tripura

At least 1,76,052 leaders and activists of the ruling CPI(M) courted arrest while participating in an agitation against the Central government.

Diesel price issue: HC reserves orders on Centre`s appeal

Madras High Court reserved orders on Centre`s appeal challenging judge`s order restraining oil companies from charging higher price for diesel sold to Tamil Nadu govt-owned transport corporations.

Diesel prices: HC extends benefit to water transport dept also

Kerala High Court, which restrained oil companies from charging increased price for diesel supplied to KSRTC extended the same benefit to state Water Transport department.