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petrol and diesel

Consumers won't benefit from lower crude oil prices as govt hikes taxes on fuel

Taxes and duties on petrol and diesel were increased by 10 rupees/litre and 13 rupees/litre, respectively

06 May 2020 10:27 AM

Aviation fuel now costs less than one-third of petrol price

Aviation turbine fuel price has been cut by Rs 6,812.62 per kilolitre, or 23.2 per cent, to Rs 22,544.75 per kl in the national capital

03 May 2020 12:16 PM

No shortage of LPG cylinders, enough stock of petrol, diesel during lockdown: IOC

With most cars and two-wheelers going off the road, petrol demand has fallen by 8 per cent in March while diesel demand down 16 per cent

29 Mar 2020 11:08 AM

Pampered metros need a reality check on fuel

India is particularly vulnerable to collateral damage on its energy security.

05 Sep 2018 1:32 AM

Building consensus among states over bringing petrol under GST: Pradhan

Currently, there is a wide disparity in the price of petroleum products due to different taxes in the states.  

25 Oct 2017 9:40 AM


54,000 petrol pump dealers to go on nationwide strike on Oct 13

The strike is to press for long-pending demands ignored by the state-run oil marketing companies.

07 Oct 2017 8:37 PM

Congress to start stir against fuel hike on Sunday

The Delhi Cong will also hold a massive protest at Jantar Mantar on Sept. 20, demanding the rollback of the excise and VAT on petrol and diesel.

17 Sep 2017 6:57 AM