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    Fuel prices continue to fall in Delhi, Petrol at Rs 81 per litre and diesel at Rs 73.08 per litre

    New Delhi: Fuel prices once again witnessed a hike on Thursday, with petrol being sold at Rs 81.00 per litre and diesel at Rs 73.08 per litre here in the national capital. The price of petrol has been increased by 13 paise per litre, while diesel saw a hike of 11 paise per litre, as compared to Tuesday’s prices in New Delhi.

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    Andhra Pradesh announces Rs 2 cut in tax on petrol, diesel

    Amravati: In the wake of hike in fuel prices across the country, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Monday announced a reduction in petrol and diesel price by Rs. 2 each, in the state. The new rates of petrol and diesel will come into effect from Tuesday morning, while the orders for the implementation of the new rates will be issued later today.

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    Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for second consecutive day

    New Delhi: After declining for a fortnight, petrol and diesel prices have hit a pause button with rates remaining unchanged for the second consecutive day today. Petrol and diesel price were last revised on June 12 when they were cut by 15 paise and 10 paise a litre, respectively. Rates have remained unchanged since then, according to a review of price notifications issued by state fuel retailers.

  • Indore: Petrol under GST? Decision in next council meeting, says Piyush Goyal

    Indore: Central government, which is under attack over rising prices of petrol and diesel, is going to take a decision on whether to bring fuel prices under Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the next meeting of GST Council. “The decision on whether to bring petrol and diesel under GST will be taken in the next GST Council meeting,” finance minister Piyush Goyal told reporters here on Thursday. He said that all

  • Bhopal: Petrol, diesel will cost less once they come under GST: Pradhan

    The Madhya Pradesh government, on October 13, had reduced VAT on petrol and diesel by 3 and 5 percent respectively. The state government had also withdrawn the additional cess of Rs 1.50 per litre on diesel. VAT on petrol was reduced to 28 percent from 31 per cent and on diesel to 22 percent from 27 percent

  • Indore: Petroleum dealers call off 24-hour strike

    Indore: Already facing trouble from farmers and traders, the state and Union governments got relief when petroleum dealers called-off their 24 hour strike which was to start from mid night of June 16.

  • Petrol, diesel prices will change every day from May 1. Here’s why

    New Delhi: Come May 1, petrol and diesel prices will change every day in sync with international rates, much like what happens in most advanced markets. State-owned fuel retailers Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL), which own over 95 per cent of nearly 58,000 petrol pumps in the country, will launch a pilot for daily price revision in five select cities from May