Petrol Diesel Prices: News
06 Sep 2023Saudi Arabia
Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday as the market grew concerned about a supply shortage following the extension of voluntary supply cuts by Saudi Arabia and Russia until the end of the year.
30 May 2023P Chidambaram
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram has accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government of "profiteering" through higher taxes on fuel at the cost of the people.
18 May 2023Sensex
On Thursday, the benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices witnessed a fall. The Sensex plunged 0.21% to 61,431.74 points, while the Nifty fell 0.29% to 18,129.95 points.
09 May 2023Sensex
On Tuesday, major indices of the stock market ended flat with the Sensex settling at 61,761.33 points and the Nifty closing at 18,265.95 points.
04 May 2023Nirmala Sitharaman
Petrol and diesel prices remained unchanged on Thursday across Kolkata, Mumbai, Bengaluru, and New Delhi.
21 Apr 2023Nirmala Sitharaman
Petrol and diesel prices remained constant on Friday in the figures across major cities like Kolkata, Bengaluru, Mumbai, and New Delhi, as fuel prices continued their ten-month streak of rate stability.
20 Apr 2023Sensex
On Thursday, major indices of the stock market ended flat with the Sensex settling at 59,632.35 points. The Nifty closed 0.03% in the green at 17,624.45 points.
13 Apr 2023Sensex
On Thursday, major indices of the stock market ended in the green but flat with the Sensex settling at 60,431 points and the Nifty closing at 17,828 points.
12 Apr 2023Sensex
On Wednesday, the benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices saw gains. While Sensex rose 0.39% to 60,392.77 points, Nifty jumped 0.51% to 17,812.4 points.
06 Apr 2023Sensex
On Thursday, the benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices saw gains. While the Sensex rose 0.24% to 59,832.97 points, the Nifty jumped 0.24% to 17,599.15 points.
31 Mar 2023Stock Market
The stock market on Friday closed in the hands of the bull. The benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices witnessed an upward trend.
29 Mar 2023Sensex
On Wednesday, the stock market had a bearish opening but the benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices witnessed a surge. The Sensex jumped 0.6% to 57,960.09 points while the Nifty climbed 0.76% to 17,080.7 points.
10 Mar 2023India
India's fuel demand hit its highest level in February since 1998, with industrial activity boosted by cheap Russian oil, the data compiled by the Indian Oil Ministry's Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) showed, according to Reuters.
23 Feb 2023Sensex
On Thursday, the benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices witnessed a fall. The Sensex fell 0.23% to 59,605.8 points, while the Nifty slid 0.25% to 17,511.25 points.
16 Feb 2023Pakistan News
Pakistan announced a record increase in fuel prices on Wednesday, triggering a shock for its already overburdened citizens.
30 Jan 2023Pakistan News
Pakistan announced a whopping PKR 35/liter price hike on petrol and diesel on Sunday, Reuters reported.
01 Jan 2023LPG Cylinder
Prices of commercial Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders have been increased with effect from the first day of New Year 2023.
09 Aug 2022Rajasthan
Bring empty plastic milk pouches and water bottles to receive a discount of Re. 1/liter on petrol and 50 paise/liter on diesel!
14 Jul 2022Maharashtra
The Maharashtra government has decided to reduce value added tax (VAT) on petrol and diesel by Rs. 5 and Rs. 3 per liter, respectively, Chief Minister Eknath Shinde said on Thursday.
23 May 2022Nirmala Sitharaman
Fuel prices saw a considerable reduction after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Saturday announcement of a central excise duty cut of Rs. 8/liter on petrol and Rs. 6/liter on diesel.
21 May 2022Nirmala Sitharaman
Petrol and diesel prices are set to come down in India as the Centre slashed the central excise duty on fuel on Saturday.
28 Apr 2022Narendra Modi
Opposition-ruled states reacted strongly on Thursday to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks criticizing them for rising fuel prices.
18 Apr 2022India
Auto rickshaw and taxi drivers' associations in Delhi have called for a two-day strike—starting from Monday—to protest against the rising fuel prices in the country.
12 Apr 2022Delhi
Cab hailing service Uber increased its fares in Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region) by 12% on Monday amid a fuel price hike.
11 Apr 2022Delhi
The general public can breathe a sigh of relief as fuel prices in India remained unchanged for the fifth consecutive day on Monday.
06 Apr 2022Hardeep Singh Puri
Fuel prices were raised again by 80 paise/liter on Wednesday, the 14th such increase in 16 days.
29 Mar 2022India
Petrol and diesel prices have once again been hiked by 80 paise and 70 paise per liter, respectively, on Tuesday.
26 Mar 2022Mumbai
Petrol and diesel prices were raised by 80 paise/liter on Saturday, the fourth increase in five days, as oil companies passed on the increase in raw material costs to consumers.
25 Mar 2022Mumbai
After a one-day pause, prices of petrol and diesel were once again increased by 80 paise on Friday.
23 Mar 2022India
Petrol and diesel prices were hiked again by 80 paise per liter for the second consecutive day on Wednesday.
22 Mar 2022LPG Cylinder
Petrol and diesel prices were raised by 80 paise/liter on Tuesday, bringing a four-and-a-half month pause in rate revisions to an end, while domestic cooking gas prices were raised by Rs. 50 per cylinder.
20 Mar 2022Mumbai
The price of diesel sold to bulk users has been raised by about Rs 25 per liter to reflect a nearly 40% increase in international oil rates, news agency PTI has reported.
16 Mar 2022India
India is mulling to accept a Russian offer to purchase its crude oil and other commodities at discounted prices, Reuters reported.
11 Mar 2022Ukraine
Fuel costs in the United States are at an all-time high, yet they are still far cheaper compared to India.
08 Mar 2022India
Petrol and diesel prices are likely to be hiked this week as oil marketing companies are preparing to pare losses accumulated from keeping rates steady for over four months.
06 Mar 2022Fuel Price Hike
India's petrol and diesel prices are likely to rise by Rs. 15-22 per liter soon in wake of the Russia-Ukraine conflict and rising demand, Business Standard reported.
23 Feb 2022India
The simmering tensions between Russia and Ukraine have put the global economy on tenterhooks, with crude oil prices hitting an all-time high on Tuesday since September 2014.
02 Jul 2019India
Arvind Khandke of Maharashtra's Kolhapur is the inventor of an innovative mechanical valve for two-wheeler engines that reduces fuel consumption by 30%.
20 Jan 2019India
Fuel prices on Sunday witnessed a sharp hike for the fourth straight day as state-run oil companies increased the rate of petrol by 23 paise a liter while diesel became costlier by 29-31 paise per liter across the four major metro cities in India.
14 Jan 2019Mumbai
Petrol price breached the Rs. 70 a liter-mark and diesel crossed Rs. 64-mark today, after rates were hiked for the fifth consecutive day on rising input cost.
18 Nov 2018India
Petrol price was cut by 20 paise a liter and diesel by 18 paise on Sunday, the 29th straight daily reduction in fuel rates.
14 Nov 2018Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)
Inflation based on wholesale prices rose to a four-month high of 5.28% in October, mainly due to spike in petrol and diesel prices.
29 Oct 2018Business
The downward slide in petrol and diesel prices continued today after rates were cut by 20-30p/liter on softening international oil prices.
28 Oct 2018United States of America
Petrol price was cut by 40 paise a liter and diesel by 33 paise a liter on Sunday, the 11th straight reduction in rates on softening international oil prices.
25 Oct 2018Narendra Modi
PM Narendra Modi yesterday said more people are paying taxes because they have faith their money is being used properly, but pitched for a system where citizens do a little more than honestly paying taxes.
21 Oct 2018Mumbai
Petrol and diesel prices were cut for the fourth straight day Sunday on softening international oil prices, providing some relief to consumers battered by two months of relentless rate hikes.
05 Oct 2018Maharashtra
After reducing the petrol prices, the Maharashtra Government will cut the diesel prices by Rs. 1.50/liter, CM Devendra Fadnavis said today.
05 Oct 2018Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)
The Reserve Bank opted for a surprising status quo at the bi-monthly review today on expectations of softening price rise, but changed the policy stance to "calibrated tightening" from "neutral".
05 Oct 2018Bihar
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar today said that state was looking forward to reducing taxes on petroleum products, following the Center's decision to slash excise duty on the same a day earlier.
04 Oct 2018Gujarat
The Gujarat government today announced a reduction of petrol and diesel prices by Rs. 2.50 per liter.
04 Oct 2018Maharashtra
The Maharashtra government today announced a reduction in prices of petrol and diesel by Rs. 2.50 per liter, which will give consumers in the state a relief to the tune of Rs. 5 a liter.
04 Oct 2018Arun Jaitley
Giving a major relief to common man, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley cut the price of petrol and diesel by Rs. 2.50 per liter.
25 Sep 2018India
The already high fuel prices have shot up again, with petrol touching Rs. 82.86/liter in Delhi and Rs. 90.22 in Mumbai, on Tuesday.
24 Sep 2018Mumbai
On Monday, petrol price in Mumbai crossed the crucial Rs. 90 mark, while several other cities in Maharashtra saw prices touch Rs. 91.
17 Sep 2018India
Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy today announced the JD(S)-Congress government's decision to cut petrol and diesel prices by Rs. 2/liter.
16 Sep 2018Jaipur
Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Ramdas Athawale called for reservation for upper caste, on Saturday at an event in Jaipur.
15 Sep 2018West Bengal
West Bengal Consumer Affairs Minister Sadhan Pande today said the price of petrol blended with ethanol should be reduced and consumers must be informed that they are buying blended fuel.
14 Sep 2018Mumbai
Petrol and diesel prices today scaled new highs as rates were increased on account of rupee depreciation and rise in international oil rates.
13 Sep 2018Mayawati
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) President, Mayawati's remarks holding the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government and the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) equally responsible for the steep hike in fuel prices has ruffled many a feather in the Congress.
11 Sep 2018Nitin Gadkari
On Monday, Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road, Transport and Highways, urged the farmers in Chhattisgarh, to make Ethanol and replace the petrol and diesel with it.
10 Sep 2018India
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10 Sep 2018Andhra Pradesh
Amid Bharat Bandh being observed across the nation to protest against escalating fuel prices, Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu has announced a reduction in VAT on petrol and diesel by Rs. 2 per liter.
10 Sep 2018Narendra Modi
BJP today said the problem being faced by the people because of rising fuel prices were momentary and caused by global factors.
10 Sep 2018Rahul Gandhi
Former PM Manmohan Singh today lashed out at the Narendra Modi-led government, saying it has done a lot which isn't in the interest of the nation and has now crossed all limits.