Monday, 23 May, 2022
TopicDiesel prices

Topic: Diesel prices

Petrol, diesel prices shoot up by 80 paise, overall hike of Rs 5.60 in 9 days

This is the ninth increase in prices since the ending of a four-and-half-month long hiatus in rate revision on 22 March.

Petrol, diesel prices hiked by 80 paise a litre

In the fourth increase in 5 days, petrol in Delhi will now cost Rs 98.61 while diesel rates have gone up to Rs 89.87.

Reliance is stepping in to supply diesel-starved Europe as Ukraine war boosts Jamnagar facility

RIL’s Jamnagar facility is lifting crude processing & deferring planned maintenance to take advantage of surging diesel demand. It’s already sending shipments to Europe.

Delhi BJP stages dharna near Kejriwal’s residence, demands cut in VAT on petrol, diesel

Days after Centre slashed prices on petrol and diesel in BJP-ruled states, Delhi Deputy CM Sisodia, said the AAP govt is also looking into steps to provide more relief to the people.

Petrol price further reduced by Rs 8, diesel by Rs 9 in BJP-ruled states, UTs

The move has led to BJP and its partner ruled states witnessing steeper reductions in fuel prices in comparison to Maharashtra, Delhi, Bengal and other non-BJP ruled states.

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for fourth consecutive day

The price of petrol in Delhi rose to its highest-ever level of Rs 109.34 per litre and Rs 115.15 per litre in Mumbai, and crossed past the Rs 120 mark in parts of Madhya Pradesh.

Critics of Modi speech should know 100 cr Covid vaccination isn’t too different from polio campaign

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From 58% to 17% market share: Why Indians don’t like diesel cars anymore

When diesel was Rs 20-25/litre cheaper than petrol in 2012-13, cars running on it accounted for 58% of the market. Now, people buy less polluting options, and experts welcome it.

77% Indians want petrol & diesel to come under GST, survey finds

The survey comes ahead of the GST Council meeting Friday, which is likely to discuss bringing petrol, diesel and other petroleum products under the GST ambit.

Modi govt’s excise collections on petrol, diesel jump 88% in FY21

MoS for Finance Pankaj Choudhary informed the Lok Sabha that total excise collections in April-June this year stands at Rs 1.01 lakh crore.

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Inflation made luxury cars even more expensive but sales remain in fast lane. See Mercedes

For years, the luxury car market in India was biased towards the entry-level. But today, cars below Rs 40 lakh account for the smallest fraction of sales.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


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India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.