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Oil companies ask Air India to clear dues

An Air India official said that the oil companies have sought to increase the payment amount, citing everyday increase in oil prices.

Sep 21, 2018, 23:00 PM IST

New York City sues oil companies over climate change

The city alleges the fossil fuel industry was aware for decades that burning fuel was impacting climate change.

Jan 11, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

After Rs 76.5/cylinder hike, oil cos skip LPG price revision

The price of subsidised LPG was last raised by Rs 4.50 per cylinder on November 1 to Rs 495.69, according to a price notification issued by state-owned firms.

Dec 10, 2017, 14:34 PM IST

Oil prices stable as OPEC says market is rebalancing

Traders said that oil prices were supported as the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) said oil markets were rebalancing fast after years of oversupply.

Oct 10, 2017, 09:32 AM 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

SBI Card slashes fuel surcharge to 1%

SBI Card on Wednesday slashed surcharge on fuel to 1 percent from 2.5 percent. The company with 4 million customers has done in line with overall reduction affected by oil marketing companies to promote digital transactions.

Apr 26, 2017, 21:27 PM IST

Petrol pump owners threaten to remain shut on Sundays

Petrol pump owners in the country have served a strict threat to the government that the fuel outlets will remain shut every Sunday from May 10 till their demands related with hike in commissions are not met.  

Apr 10, 2017, 16:05 PM IST

India announces new licensing policy to boost oil output

India on Tuesday announced an open acreage licensing policy for oil and gas exploration, allowing bidders to carve out areas where they want to drill as the energy- hungry country looks at greater foreign investment to boost output.

Mar 07, 2017, 14:19 PM IST

Petrol price hiked by 42 paisa per litre, diesel by Rs 1.03 a litre

Petrol price was hiked by 42 paisa a litre and diesel by Rs 1.03 per litre by the state oil companies on Sunday. 

Jan 15, 2017, 22:35 PM IST

Hike in petrol, diesel rates deferred

PSU oil companies have deferred a planned Rs 2.26 a litre hike in petrol and Rs 1.78 increase in diesel.

Dec 16, 2016, 13:15 PM IST

Petrol, diesel prices likely to be hiked by up to Rs 7 per litre as global crude prices soar

With oil prices at the international market hitting $55 a barrel, oil companies in India are likely to hike the prices of petrol and diesel on Thursday.

Dec 15, 2016, 10:03 AM IST

Petrol, diesel prices likely to be hiked on Thursday

With oil prices at the international market hitting USD 55 a barrel, oil companies in India are likely to hike the prices of petrol and diesel on Thursday.

Dec 14, 2016, 23:34 PM IST

Petrol price hiked by 13 paise a litre, diesel cut by 12 paise

Petrol price was on Wednesday hiked by 13 paise a litre, but that of diesel was cut by 12 paise per litre in line with international trends.

Nov 30, 2016, 18:05 PM IST

Petrol price cut by Rs 1.46 a litre, diesel by Rs 1.53

The cut comes after a string of hikes, i.e. six times, since September and will definitely be a relief for the vehicle owners.

Nov 15, 2016, 20:43 PM IST

Petroleum dealers call off strike after talks with oil firms

Petroleum dealers, who were on a two-day nationwide no-purchase strike since yesterday, today said they were calling off their future agitation programmes as oil companies have promised to look into their demand for hiking commission before December 31.

Nov 04, 2016, 23:13 PM IST

Govt open to deliberating on merger of oil firms: Dharmendra Pradhan

Government is open to deliberating on the issue of mega merger of state-owned oil firms for creating a behemoth, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said.

Jul 31, 2016, 14:47 PM IST

Outlook on Oil & Gas sector

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Jul 15, 2016, 15:16 PM IST

JPMorgan quarterly profit falls 6.7% hurt by drop in investment banking revenue

JPMorgan Chase & Co, the biggest US bank by assets, reported a 6.7 percent drop in quarterly profit as costs to cover possible sour loans to troubled shale oil companies rose and revenue from trading and investment banking declined.

Apr 13, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

Oil PSUs get a free hand, can choose companies for crude buy

In a bid to improve operational efficiency, the government Wednesday gave freedom to public sector oil firms to have their own independent crude import policy based on their commercial requirements.

Apr 06, 2016, 17:55 PM IST

Petrol gets cheaper by Rs 3.02 per litre; diesel becomes costlier by Rs 1.47 per litre

Petrol in Delhi will cost Rs 56.61 litre from tomorrow as against Rs 59.63 a litre currently. Similarly, diesel will be priced at Rs 46.43 per litre from tomorrow as compared to Rs  44.96 currently.


Feb 29, 2016, 18:32 PM IST