Saturday, 1 October, 2022
TopicPetrol price

Topic: Petrol price

In a first, diesel costlier than petrol in Delhi after 18 hikes in a row

Diesel now costs Rs 79.88 per litre in Delhi as compared to petrol price of Rs 79.76 a litre.

Petrol nears Rs 80 mark, diesel at new high after 16th price hike in a row

Petrol price in Delhi was hiked to Rs 79.56 per litre from Rs 79.23, while diesel rates were increased to Rs 78.55 a litre from Rs 78.27.

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 11th day in a row, rates go up by over half a rupee

Petrol price was hiked by 55 paise per litre & diesel by 60 paise. After the eleventh hike, petrol price went up by Rs 6.02 and diesel by Rs 6.40.

Petrol, diesel prices rise for 7th day in a row, rates go up by about half a rupee

Petrol price in Delhi was hiked to Rs 75.16 per litre from Rs 74.57, while diesel rates were increased to Rs 73.39 a litre from Rs 72.81.

Petrol, diesel prices increase by 60 paisa across India

While oil PSUs have regularly revised ATF & LPG prices, they had since 16 March kept prices on hold, amid extreme volatility in the international oil markets.

Rahul Gandhi calls fuel price hike unfair, demands immediate rollback

The Congress leader remarks come after the central government hiked excise duty and cess on petrol by Rs 10 per litre and on diesel by Rs 13 a litre.

Modi govt raises excise duty on petrol & diesel by Rs 3, unlikely to affect final price

The petrol & diesel prices are likely to remain unaffected since the hike comes in the backdrop of a steep fall in international crude oil prices.

India to switch to world’s cleanest petrol, diesel from 1 April to reduce pollution

The new fuel will result in a reduction in nitrogen oxides (NOx) by 25 per cent in petrol cars and by 70 per cent in diesel cars.

Petrol and diesel to get costlier as Modi govt looks to build reserves

India's super rich to be taxed more. Nirmala Sitharaman hikes surcharge on taxable income of over Rs 2 crore.

Finance minister Jaitley announces Rs 2.50 excise duty cut on petrol & diesel prices

Jaitley said the excise duty cut would have an impact of Rs 10,500 crore on central government's tax revenues.

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AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.