Thursday, 19 May, 2022
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Topic: LPG cylinders

LPG rates up by Rs 15 per cylinder as international oil prices surge

Rates of both subsidised and non-subsidised LPG prices were hiked, oil company officials said. Cooking gas will now cost Rs 899.50 per cylinder in the national capital.

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LPG price hiked by Rs 25/cylinder, Congress says move ‘anti-women, anti-people’

A subsidised LPG will now cost Rs 859 per cylinder in Delhi. The price of domestic cooking gas has more than doubled in last seven years. Rates were last hiked by Rs 25.50 on 1 July.

J&K govt issues order to stock up LPG in Kashmir as highway closures spike due to monsoon

The order asking oil marketing companies to stock up LPG for two months had sparked speculations on social media about the possible reason for it.

India cancels LPG shipment orders after over-estimating retail buying tempo

India’s 3 biggest state-owned refiners have negotiated cancellation of at least five cargoes of LPG due to arrive in May and June.

Before Gujarat, Centre tried to delay Manipur polls; but EC overruled

Central government sought to postpone the polls as supply of essential goods to Manipur was cut off due to the 4-month-long economic blockade

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PT Pertamina Balongan refinery in Indramayu, Indonesia | Representational | Bloomberg

Asian refiners to ramp up gasoline exports to US as sky-high prices beckon

In Asia, gasoline margins have doubled to more than $33 a barrel since the end of March and have edged above those for diesel, which have eased from a peak in early May.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

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.

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