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petrol price rise

Petrol, diesel prices at fresh highs as rates up for 2nd straight day

The increase took petrol price to an all-time high of Rs 87.60 a litre in Delhi and to Rs 94.12 in Mumbai

11 Feb 2021 4:34 AM

Petrol price rise by 59 paise per litre, diesel by 58 paise; seventh hike in a row

Rates have been increased across the country and vary from state to state.

13 Jun 2020 12:03 PM

Petrol price will soon touch Rs 100: CM Chandrababu Naidu criticises Modi govt

In the wake of Reserve Bank of India's report on demonetisation, Naidu said Centre was unable to 'properly manage demonetisation'.

04 Sep 2018 1:28 PM

Chidambaram slams govt on rising petrol prices

The senior Congress leader said that the govt has become clueless and floundering and is living off an oil bonanza.

20 Apr 2018 3:20 PM

Dharmendra Pradhan urges states to cut VAT on fuel by 5 per cent

He also went on to say that states are the ultimate beneficiaries of tax collection on petrol and diesel.

04 Oct 2017 5:24 PM


Jaitley says no to excise duty cut in petrol, diesel despite rising prices

Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan last week had favoured the inclusion of petrol and diesel under the ambit of GST.

20 Sep 2017 7:03 PM

Petrol prices should be brought under GST: Dharmendra Pradhan

As of now, petrol prices contain other elements like Centre-imposed excise duty, state-imposed VAT and dealer's commission.

18 Sep 2017 5:50 PM

Pradhan backs daily price revision, favours bringing petrol, diesel under GST

Pradhan said global oil refining capacity has dropped by 13 per cent due to Irma and Harvey.

13 Sep 2017 5:08 PM

Petrol prices on the rise; Rs 70.38 in Delhi, Rs 79 in Mumbai

The prices are revised every day based on crude price movements. 

13 Sep 2017 4:16 PM

Daily revision of petrol prices to continue despite hike in charges

Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said daily revision of fuel prices is in the best interest of the consumers.

04 Sep 2017 1:31 PM


Ashok Chavan slams state for petrol surcharge hike

The BJP’s announcement came after the opposition took out Sangharsha Yatra in the state to raise farmers’ issues.

20 May 2017 3:13 AM