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Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 26, 2021: Fuel prices remain unchanged for 3rd day; check prices in metro cities

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 26, 2021: Fuel prices remain unchanged for 3rd day; check prices in metro cities

Central government makes up for Rs 32.98 per litre of the price of petrol in Delhi and sales tax or VAT of the state government constitutes Rs 19.55. For diesel, the central excise adds up to Rs 31.

Feb 26, 2021, 08:35 AM IST
Centre, states should talk on reducing fuel prices: Nirmala Sitharaman

Centre, states should talk on reducing fuel prices: Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said there should be less burden on consumers and both the Centre and states should talk with each other over reducing taxes on diesel and petrol whose

Feb 25, 2021, 23:13 PM IST
LPG cylinder prices February 25, 2021 announced: Third hike in this month, check out how much you need to pay for a cylinder

LPG cylinder prices February 25, 2021 announced: Third hike in this month, check out how much you need to pay for a cylinder

Usually oil marketing companies hike prices of LPG on the first and 15th of every month. However, on February 1, there was no increase in prices, though the rate hike was announced on February 4 to

Feb 25, 2021, 11:49 AM IST
Big boost to laptop, tablet, PC companies! Production Linked Incentive Scheme for IT Hardware approved

Big boost to laptop, tablet, PC companies! Production Linked Incentive Scheme for IT Hardware approved

The scheme is likely to benefit 5 major global players and 10 domestic champions in the field of IT Hardware manufacturing including Laptops, Tablets, All-in-One PCs, and Servers. This is an

Feb 25, 2021, 09:47 AM IST
Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 25, 2021: Fuel prices remain unchanged for 2nd day; check prices in metro cities

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 25, 2021: Fuel prices remain unchanged for 2nd day; check prices in metro cities

Central government makes up for Rs 32.98 per litre of the price of petrol in Delhi and sales tax or VAT of the state government constitutes Rs 19.55. For diesel, the central excise adds up to Rs 31.

Feb 25, 2021, 08:21 AM IST
Swarojgar Yojna in UP: Yogi govt to provide Rs 80,000 crore loans to MSME

Swarojgar Yojna in UP: Yogi govt to provide Rs 80,000 crore loans to MSME

CM Yogi Adityanath has proposed Rs 250 crores for 'One district, one product' (ODOP) for the next financial year in the budget. In ODOP last year, on 14 May, 26 June, 7 August and 3 December, more

Feb 24, 2021, 15:44 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi says tenacity and passion of farmers is inspiring as PM-KISAN Scheme completes 2 years today

PM Narendra Modi says tenacity and passion of farmers is inspiring as PM-KISAN Scheme completes 2 years today

The PM-KISAN Scheme was started with a view to augment the income of the farmers by providing income support to all landholding farmers’ families across the country, to enable them to take care of

Feb 24, 2021, 11:01 AM IST
Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 24, 2021: Fuel prices remain unchanged; check prices in metro cities

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 24, 2021: Fuel prices remain unchanged; check prices in metro cities

Central government makes up for Rs 32.98 per litre of the price of petrol in Delhi and sales tax or VAT of the state government constitutes Rs 19.55. For diesel, the central excise adds up to Rs 31.

Feb 24, 2021, 08:21 AM IST
Revenue plunges, fiscal deficit zooms: AIADMK govt presents interim budget ahead of Tamil Nadu assembly election

Revenue plunges, fiscal deficit zooms: AIADMK govt presents interim budget ahead of Tamil Nadu assembly election

The Tamil Nadu interim budget for 2021-22, presented amid a boycott by DMK and its allies, projected a positive growth rate of 2.02 per cent in 2020-21 as it expressed hopes of the economy rebounding

Feb 23, 2021, 22:29 PM IST
Borrowings by Tamil Nadu govt well within limits, says state's Finance Secy S Krishnan

Borrowings by Tamil Nadu govt well within limits, says state's Finance Secy S Krishnan

Amid Opposition criticism of Tamil Nadu's overall estimated debt of Rs 5.70 lakh crore with the government intending to borrow Rs 84,686 crore, the state Finance Secretary S Krishnan said it was

Feb 23, 2021, 22:28 PM IST
India's Atmanirbhar Bharat mission gains momentum as imports from China declines sharply in 2020

India's Atmanirbhar Bharat mission gains momentum as imports from China declines sharply in 2020

Exports of iron and steel amounted to $2.53 billion, marking a Y-o-Y increase of 336.44% and making India the fourth largest exporter of iron and steel to China. Exports of aluminum and its articles

Feb 23, 2021, 18:07 PM IST
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala says he will never buy Bitcoin, Centre should ban Cryptocurrencies

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala says he will never buy Bitcoin, Centre should ban Cryptocurrencies

The Government or Reserve Bank of India has not authorised any VCs as a medium of exchange. Further, the Government or any other regulator in India has not given license to any agency for working as

Feb 23, 2021, 16:23 PM IST
Fuel price hike: RBI Governor calls for calibrated unwinding of high indirect taxes on petrol, diesel

Fuel price hike: RBI Governor calls for calibrated unwinding of high indirect taxes on petrol, diesel

The Reserve Bank`s Monetary Policy Committee members, in their recent meeting, expressed the need to continue with the accommodative stance to ensure that economic recovery gains greater traction and

Feb 23, 2021, 10:44 AM IST
Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 23, 2021: Petrol prices near Rs 91 per litre in Delhi; check prices in metro cities

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 23, 2021: Petrol prices near Rs 91 per litre in Delhi; check prices in metro cities

Central government makes up for Rs 32.98 per litre of the price of petrol in Delhi and sales tax or VAT of the state government constitutes Rs 19.55. For diesel, the central excise adds up to Rs 31.

Feb 23, 2021, 08:33 AM IST
FM Sitharaman says bringing petrol, diesel under GST regime could help in lowering fuel prices

FM Sitharaman says bringing petrol, diesel under GST regime could help in lowering fuel prices

Sitharaman, who had increased central excise duty on petrol and diesel by a record margin last year to mop up gains arising from international oil prices plunging to two- decade low, remained non-

Feb 22, 2021, 11:58 AM IST
Petrol, diesel prices burning a hole in the pocket, here's why fuel prices are increasing so much

Petrol, diesel prices burning a hole in the pocket, here's why fuel prices are increasing so much

In the national capital, petrol saw an increase of 39 paise and is being sold at Rs 90.58 per litre while diesel prices were hiked by 37 paise and costs Rs 80.97 per litre on February 20 (Saturday),

Feb 22, 2021, 08:57 AM IST
Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 22, 2021: After 12 consecutive days of hike, fuel prices steady for 2nd day; check prices in metro cities

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 22, 2021: After 12 consecutive days of hike, fuel prices steady for 2nd day; check prices in metro cities

Central government makes up for Rs 32.98 per litre of the price of petrol in Delhi and sales tax or VAT of the state government constitutes Rs 19.55. For diesel, the central excise adds up to Rs 31.

Feb 22, 2021, 08:29 AM IST
Centre, states need to work closely to boost economic growth: PM Modi at Niti Aayog meet

Centre, states need to work closely to boost economic growth: PM Modi at Niti Aayog meet

While addressing the chief ministers and officials of state governments during the virtual meet, PM Modi said, “In the COVID period, we saw how Centre and states worked together, the nation succeeded

Feb 20, 2021, 12:36 PM IST
Fuel price on rise for 12th consecutive day, check today's Petrol - Diesel prices in metro cities

Fuel price on rise for 12th consecutive day, check today's Petrol - Diesel prices in metro cities

Petrol and diesel are being sold at Rs 90.58 per litre and Rs 80.97 per litre, in Delhi. Notably, fuel prices are witnessing a relentless hike in the country, burning a hole in the common commuter’s

Feb 20, 2021, 08:04 AM IST
Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 19, 2021: Petrol prices cross Rs 90/litre in Delhi for 1st time ever; check prices in metro cities

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, February 19, 2021: Petrol prices cross Rs 90/litre in Delhi for 1st time ever; check prices in metro cities

Central government makes up for Rs 32.98 per litre of the price of petrol in Delhi and sales tax or VAT of the state government constitutes Rs 19.55. For diesel, the central excise adds up to Rs 31.

Feb 19, 2021, 08:22 AM IST