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LPG price hike

LPG price hiked by over Rs 2 after rise in dealers' commission

This subsidy amount varies from month to month depending on the changes in the average international benchmark LPG rate and foreign exchange rate.

Nov 09, 2018, 15:39 PM IST

Petroleum ministry refutes hike in non-subsidized price LPG price

In a statement, the ministry said that there has rather been a fall of around Rs 100 in the retail selling price of non-subsidized price LPG price.

May 09, 2018, 10:33 AM IST

Govt takes back LPG price hike order after 'contrary' signal

The quantum of hike was doubled through an order dated May 30, 2017.

Dec 28, 2017, 17:17 PM IST

Government likely to scrap monthly LPG price hike

After hiking cooking gas LPG price by Rs 76.5 in 19 installments in 17 months, national oil companies skipped the monthly revision in rates last month.

Dec 28, 2017, 15:08 PM IST

Jet fuel price hiked by 6%; LPG costlier by Rs 1.50 a cylinder

Every household is entitled to 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each at subsidised rates in a year. Any requirement beyond that is to be purchased at market price.

Oct 01, 2017, 15:56 PM IST

Subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 2 per cylinder, jet fuel by 2.3%

A subsidised 14.2-kg of cylinder now costs Rs 479.77 in Delhi as against Rs 477.46 previously, according to Indian Oil Corp, the nation's largest fuel retailer.

Aug 01, 2017, 20:57 PM IST

Subsidised LPG prices to be hiked by Rs 4 per month

The government has ordered state-run oil companies to raise subsidised cooking gas (LPG) prices by Rs 4 per cylinder every month to eliminate all the subsidies by March next year.

Jul 31, 2017, 16:04 PM IST

Subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 1.93 per cylinder

Subsidised cooking gas (LPG) price was Monday hiked by Rs 1.93 per cylinder, the second increase in rates in one month as the government looked at monthly increases to cut down subsidies.

Aug 01, 2016, 15:24 PM IST

No hike in LPG, kerosene prices: Petroleum Minister

Cooking gas and kerosene prices will not be hiked keeping in view the impact of such a step on the people, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today.

Jul 20, 2014, 20:30 PM IST

No proposal to hike LPG, kerosene prices, says Oil Minister

The Oil Ministry will move the Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs (CCPA) for raising kerosene and LPG prices as recommended by an expert committee.

Jul 04, 2014, 15:21 PM IST

LPG price hiked by Rs 16.50 per cylinder; ATF by 0.6%

Price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was Tuesday hiked by Rs 16.50 per cylinder and that of jet fuel by over half-a-per cent after international oil prices surged due to the ongoing Iraq crisis.

Jul 01, 2014, 13:02 PM IST

CPI attacks NDA govt on natural gas, LPG price hike issues

CPI on Tuesday attacked the government for considering hiking natural gas prices, LPG, sugar and public service charges.

Jun 24, 2014, 21:50 PM IST

LPG likely to be costlier by Rs 5; Kerosene by Re 1

The government may hike LPG prices by Rs 5 and kerosene by Re 1 due to spurt in crude oil price in international market.

Jun 24, 2014, 15:37 PM IST

No price hike for domestic LPG cylinders: Pradhan

The price of domestic LPG cylinders will not be increased and the number of subsidised refills given to consumers would continue, Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Friday.

Jun 13, 2014, 14:50 PM IST

Want to reconsider hike in non-subsidised LPG price: Ravi

Earlier on Wednesday, the price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was hiked by a steep Rs 220 per bottle Wednesday on firming international rates.

Jan 02, 2014, 17:32 PM IST

No increase in LPG price effected: Chandy

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday rejected reports of hike in the prices of LPG after Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily clarified that no increase had been effected.

Jan 01, 2014, 15:19 PM IST

LPG price hiked by Rs 3.46 per cylinder

LPG price was on Tuesday hiked by Rs 3.46 per cylinder due to increase in dealer commission.

Dec 10, 2013, 16:16 PM IST

Diesel, LPG hike decision in a few weeks: Oil Secy

India, the world's fourth-biggest oil consumer, is considering a 3 rupee to 5 rupee hike in the price of diesel.

Sep 12, 2013, 14:26 PM IST

'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 up to Rs 50 per cylinder will be taken after UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi returns from US, top government officials said Thursday.

Sep 05, 2013, 19:39 PM IST

Left Parties should focus on open-defecation: Amartya

Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen on Sunday urged Left parties to fight for eradication of the practice of open defecation and open toilets, in addition to focussing on food security and LPG price hike.

Feb 03, 2013, 17:58 PM IST