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Petrol, diesel prices drop sharply after Centre cuts excise duty

23 May 2022

Business
Petrol, diesel prices drop sharply after Centre cuts excise duty

Fuel prices saw considerable change after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Saturday announcement of an excise cut of Rs. 8/liter on petrol and Rs. 6/liter on diesel.

Petrol price cut by Rs. 9.5/liter, diesel by Rs. 7/liter

21 May 2022

Business
Petrol price cut by Rs. 9.5/liter, diesel by Rs. 7/liter

Petrol and diesel prices are set to come down in India as the Centre slashed the central excise duty on fuel on Saturday.

Fuel price hike: Opposition-ruled states accuse Modi of 'step-motherly treatment'

28 Apr 2022

India
Fuel price hike: Opposition-ruled states accuse Modi of 'step-motherly treatment'

Opposition-ruled states reacted strongly on Thursday to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks criticizing them for rising fuel prices.

Fuel price hike: Delhi auto, taxi drivers launch 2-day strike

18 Apr 2022

India
Fuel price hike: Delhi auto, taxi drivers launch 2-day strike

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.

CNG, piped gas rates hiked in Delhi, other cities

14 Apr 2022

Business
CNG, piped gas rates hiked in Delhi, other cities

Piped natural gas (PNG) prices have been hiked in Delhi and adjoining cities for the second time this month, while compressed natural gas (CNG) has also become more expensive.

Uber hikes Delhi-NCR fares by 12% over rising fuel prices

12 Apr 2022

Business
Uber hikes Delhi-NCR fares by 12% over rising fuel prices

Cab hailing service Uber increased its fares in Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region) by 12% on Monday amid a fuel price hike.

Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for 5th consecutive day

11 Apr 2022

Business
Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for 5th consecutive day

The general public can breathe a sigh of relief as fuel prices in India remained unchanged for the fifth consecutive day on Monday.

Petrol, diesel prices hiked again; CNG gets costlier in Delhi

06 Apr 2022

Business
Petrol, diesel prices hiked again; CNG gets costlier in Delhi

Fuel prices were raised again by 80 paise/liter on Wednesday, the 14th such increase in 16 days.

Fuel prices hiked again, 13th increase in 15 days

05 Apr 2022

Business
Fuel prices hiked again, 13th increase in 15 days

State-owned fuel retailers on Tuesday raised the price of petrol and diesel by 80 paise, the 13th increase in the last 15 days.

Fuel prices hiked again; petrol tops Rs. 100/liter in Delhi

29 Mar 2022

India
Fuel prices hiked again; petrol tops Rs. 100/liter in Delhi

Petrol and diesel prices have once again been hiked by 80 paise and 70 paise per liter, respectively, on Tuesday.

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for fourth time in 5 days

26 Mar 2022

Business
Petrol, diesel prices hiked for fourth time in 5 days

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.

Fuel prices increased again; Rs. 2.40/liter hike in four days

25 Mar 2022

Business
Fuel prices increased again; Rs. 2.40/liter hike in four days

After a one-day pause, prices of petrol and diesel were once again increased by 80 paise on Friday.

Petrol, diesel prices hiked again for second consecutive day

23 Mar 2022

India
Petrol, diesel prices hiked again for second consecutive day

Petrol and diesel prices were hiked again by 80 paise per liter for the second consecutive day on Wednesday.

Petrol, diesel hiked 80p/liter; LPG cylinders now Rs. 50 costlier

22 Mar 2022

Business
Petrol, diesel hiked 80p/liter; LPG cylinders now Rs. 50 costlier

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.

Diesel price for bulk customers hiked by Rs 25/liter

20 Mar 2022

Business
Diesel price for bulk customers hiked by Rs 25/liter

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.

India considering buying oil from Russia at discounted prices

16 Mar 2022

Business
India considering buying oil from Russia at discounted prices

India is mulling to accept a Russian offer to purchase its crude oil and other commodities at discounted prices, Reuters reported.

US fuel prices hit record highs, still cheaper than India

11 Mar 2022

Business
US fuel prices hit record highs, still cheaper than India

Fuel costs in the United States are at an all-time high, yet they are still far cheaper compared to India.

Will US' ban on Russian oil imports affect India?

10 Mar 2022

Business
Will US' ban on Russian oil imports affect India?

US President Joe Biden has announced a ban on imports of oil from Russia over its invasion of Ukraine.

Petrol, diesel prices may be hiked by Rs. 15/liter

08 Mar 2022

India
Petrol, diesel prices may be hiked by Rs. 15/liter

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.

Petrol, diesel prices likely to rise soon, courtesy Russia-Ukraine crisis

06 Mar 2022

Business
Petrol, diesel prices likely to rise soon, courtesy Russia-Ukraine crisis

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.

How Russia-Ukraine crisis may impact Indian economy?

23 Feb 2022

Business
How Russia-Ukraine crisis may impact Indian economy?

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.

This 71-year-old's invention reduces petrol consumption by 30% in two-wheelers

02 Jul 2019

India
This 71-year-old's invention reduces petrol consumption by 30% in two-wheelers

Arvind Khandke of Maharashtra's Kolhapur is the inventor of an innovative mechanical valve for two-wheeler engines that reduces fuel consumption by 30%.

Fuel prices witness sharp rise; petrol gets costlier by 23p

20 Jan 2019

Business
Fuel prices witness sharp rise; petrol gets costlier by 23p

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.

#FinancialBytes: 5 best credit cards for fuel purchases in India

20 Jan 2019

Business
#FinancialBytes: 5 best credit cards for fuel purchases in India

Fuel expenses are a constant struggle and with the rising fuel prices, many are now looking for ways to save on fuel purchases.

Petrol price breaches Rs. 70-mark, diesel crosses Rs. 64

14 Jan 2019

India
Petrol price breaches Rs. 70-mark, diesel crosses Rs. 64

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.

Petrol price reduced by 20p, diesel cheaper by 18p

18 Nov 2018

Business
Petrol price reduced by 20p, diesel cheaper by 18p

Petrol price was cut by 20 paise a liter and diesel by 18 paise on Sunday, the 29th straight daily reduction in fuel rates.

WPI inflation at four-month high, rises to 5.28% in October

14 Nov 2018

Business
WPI inflation at four-month high, rises to 5.28% in October

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.

Petrol price cut by 30p/liter today; diesel cheaper by 20p/liter

29 Oct 2018

Business
Petrol price cut by 30p/liter today; diesel cheaper by 20p/liter

The downward slide in petrol and diesel prices continued today after rates were cut by 20-30p/liter on softening international oil prices.

Petrol gets cheaper by 40p/liter and diesel by 33p/liter

28 Oct 2018

Business
Petrol gets cheaper by 40p/liter and diesel by 33p/liter

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.

PM Modi emphasizes the responsibility of citizens towards society

25 Oct 2018

India
PM Modi emphasizes the responsibility of citizens towards society

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.

Fuel prices cut; petrol cheaper by 25p, diesel by 17p

21 Oct 2018

Business
Fuel prices cut; petrol cheaper by 25p, diesel by 17p

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.

After petrol, Maharashtra to cut diesel prices by Rs. 1.50/liter

05 Oct 2018

India
After petrol, Maharashtra to cut diesel prices by Rs. 1.50/liter

After reducing the petrol prices, the Maharashtra Government will cut the diesel prices by Rs. 1.50/liter, CM Devendra Fadnavis said today.

In a surprise move, RBI keeps policy rates unchanged

05 Oct 2018

Business
In a surprise move, RBI keeps policy rates unchanged

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".

Bihar: Nitish Kumar hints at reducing taxes on petrol, diesel

05 Oct 2018

India
Bihar: Nitish Kumar hints at reducing taxes on petrol, diesel

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.

Gujarat government cuts petrol, diesel prices by Rs. 2.50/liter

04 Oct 2018

India
Gujarat government cuts petrol, diesel prices by Rs. 2.50/liter

The Gujarat government today announced a reduction of petrol and diesel prices by Rs. 2.50 per liter.

Maharashtra announces additional cut of Rs. 2.5/liter on fuel prices

04 Oct 2018

India
Maharashtra announces additional cut of Rs. 2.5/liter on fuel prices

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.

Respite for common-man: Petrol, diesel price cut by Rs. 2.5/liter

04 Oct 2018

India
Respite for common-man: Petrol, diesel price cut by Rs. 2.5/liter

Giving a major relief to common man, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley cut the price of petrol and diesel by Rs. 2.50 per liter.

Fuel prices soar; here's how much petrol, diesel cost today

25 Sep 2018

India
Fuel prices soar; here's how much petrol, diesel cost today

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.

Petrol touches Rs. 91 in Maharashtra, increases in other cities

24 Sep 2018

Business
Petrol touches Rs. 91 in Maharashtra, increases in other cities

On Monday, petrol price in Mumbai crossed the crucial Rs. 90 mark, while several other cities in Maharashtra saw prices touch Rs. 91.

Karnataka: Petrol, diesel prices slashed by Rs. 2

17 Sep 2018

Business
Karnataka: Petrol, diesel prices slashed by Rs. 2

Following on the footsteps on Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, and Rajasthan, the Karnataka government has now slashed fuel prices in the state by Rs. 2, even as petrol prices spiral in other parts of the country.

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