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  • petrol price hike, petrol price, K R Sudhaman, GDP, economy

    Fuel price hike continues; petrol price inches towards Rs 90 in Mumbai

    Fuel prices jumped to an all-time high on Tuesday with petrol being sold at Rs 89.54 per litre and diesel at Rs 78.42 per litre in Mumbai. The petrol price was increased by 10 paise per litre, while the diesel saw a hike of 9 paise per litre. On the other hand, the price of petrol rose to Rs 82.16 in Delhi, while diesel is being sold at 73.87 per litre. The

  • Fuel Price Hike: Fuel prices continue to rise, Petrol nears Rs 90 per litre mark in Mumbai

    Fuel prices in the country hit a new benchmark on Monday with petrol and diesel prices hiked by 15 paise and 6 paise per litre respectively. Petrol in Mumbai now costs Rs 89.44 per litre and diesel is priced at Rs 78.33 a litre. In Delhi, petrol is retailed at Rs 82.06 per litre and diesel at Rs 78.33 a litre. Delhi has the cheapest fuel rates among all metros and most

  • petrol price hike, petrol price, K R Sudhaman, GDP, economy

    Sunday Gyaan! With petrol price set to touch Rs 90 a litre in Mumbai, here’s how to check fuel prices

    Nowadays, before travelling people first check is fuel prices, as petrol and diesel prices are scaling new highs every day on account of rupee depreciation and rise in international oil rates. The petrol price is about to touch Rs 90 in Mumbai. As on September 15, the price was hiked by 35 paise and diesel rates went up by 24 paise. So petrol in Mumbai now (as on September 15) costs Rs

  • Bhopal: Epic could be written on scams in state says, Formal CM Digvijay Singh

    Former Chief Minister Digvijaya Singh, during a press conference on Tuesday, alleged that an epic could be written on the scams during the BJP government in the state. Singh said Vyapam scam and scams of illegal sand mining, nutritious food, MPPSC and e-tendering took place during the BJP government.

  • Bhopal: Despite Bharat Bandh, petrol breaches Rs 88/liter mark in state

    A day after opposition’s a nationwide Bharat Bandh, fuel prices continued to soar to fresh record high on Tuesday in the state. Petrol breached Rs 88 mark on the day in Shahdol, Anuppur, Chhindwara, Rewa, Satna, Balaghat, while diesel was sold over Rs 78 per liter. In state’s Anuppur, petrol in touched record high of Rs 88.53 and diesel Rs78.71 on the day In most of the parts of the state petrol

  • Bhopal: Will cut Rs 5 on petrol, Rs 3 on diesel, says Kamal Nath

    Bhopal: Congress state president Kamal Nath announced that Rs 5 on petrol and Rs 3 on diesel will be cut with immediate effect on Congress coming to power in the state. Nath, addressing a press conference here on Tuesday, said Congress would not issue election manifesto but ‘Vachan Patra’ (paper of pledge). He said whatever promises made to the public would be fulfilled. He said the government should cut value added tax

  • Indore: No achhe din for commoners

    The almost regular increase in the price of petrol and diesel has not exactly reduced the number of vehicles on city roads, but it has been pinching the pockets of commoners, who have started wondering when will they get to see good days when petrol and diesel prices would be reduced. PRACHEE SHARMA and EKTA SINGH check out commuters reactions.

  • Fuel Prices Continue To Dip For The Second Month

    On the eve of Independence Day, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. decided to add some extra joy to our celebrations. With effect from August 16, 2016, the price of petrol has been reduced by Re 1 per litre and that of diesel by Rs 2 per litre. This is the fourth time in a row that prices have been reduced. The last revision reduced petrol and diesel prices by Rs 1.42 and 2.01 per

  • Petrol, Diesel

    Petrol price cut by 50p; diesel by Rs 0.46 per litre

    New Delhi: Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) on Tuesday cut petrol prices by Rs. 0.50 per litre and diesel by Rs. 0.46 per litre with effect from midnight.

  • Petrol, diesel price slashed by Rs 2/litre

    New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices were on Monday slashed by Rs 2 per litre each as international oil prices slumped to a five-year low. This is the eighth straight reduction in petrol prices since August, and the fourth straight in diesel since October. New rates will be effective midnight Monday, Indian Oil Corp, the country’s largest fuel retailer, announced here. After Monday’s reduction, petrol price has been cut by a cumulative

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    Diesel decontrol on cards, may be boon for pvt oil companies

    New Delhi :  The Union Cabinet may decontrol diesel as early as the next week that will give a bonanza to two private oil companies – Reliance of Mukesh Ambani and Essar of the Ruias – that had shut their retail operations over a decade ago because of the government control.