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Govt’s tacit diktat: Petrol price shouldn’t breach Rs 75 in Delhi

In all, Rs 11.77 hiked duty on petrol per litre and that on diesel by 13.47 a litre.

13 Apr 2018 9:22 AM

Oil companies say no directive from govt to defer price hike

Shares of IOC fell as much as 7.6 per cent after the news of government asking oil firms to not raise prices broke.

11 Apr 2018 7:45 PM

Trauma of steep fuel prices

The Centre too isn’t ready to sacrifice more excise after showing alacrity in mopping up revenue when international prices were very low.

03 Apr 2018 12:32 AM

Diesel prices hit all-time high, petrol prices hit 4-year peak

Petrol in the national capital now costs Rs 73.73 a litre, the highest since September 14, 2014, when rates had hit Rs 76.06.

02 Apr 2018 5:38 AM

Petrol price hits 4-year high, diesel at highest level

India has the highest retail prices of petrol and diesel among South Asian nations.

01 Apr 2018 1:55 PM


State cuts petrol by Rs 2, diesel by Rs 1

Revised fuel rates were applicable from Tuesday night.

11 Oct 2017 1:22 AM

Maharashtra cuts VAT on petrol, diesel; calls it 'Diwali gift'

Petrol will be cheaper by Rs 2 and diesel by Re 1 per liter across Maharashtra from midnight.

10 Oct 2017 4:46 PM

In Gujarat, petrol will cost Rs 66.53, diesel Rs 60.77 a litre from Tuesday

State cuts value added tax by 4 per cent on essential fuels after Centre slashed excise duty by 2 per cent.

10 Oct 2017 2:33 PM

Petrol price down Rs 2.5 a litre, diesel by Rs 2.25

On petrol, excise has been cut to Rs 19.48 per litre from Rs 21.48 per litre and on diesel to Rs 15.33 a litre from Rs 17.33 previously.

04 Oct 2017 2:04 PM

Vehicle owners can pay tax, they don't starve: KJ Alphons on petrol price hike

'We are imposing the taxes so that the poor have a dignified life. So we are going to tax people who can afford to pay,' he said.

16 Sep 2017 5:58 PM


Dharmendra Pradhan draws flak for defending price

In 68 countries including Japan, Switzerland, Singapore, UK, Germany and France, price of petrol is much higher than in India, tweeted the minister.

15 Sep 2017 4:29 AM

Centre refuses to cut tax to avoid petrol price hike

Despite petrol price getting costlier by Rs 6 in a month, oil minister refused to slash higher taxes.

31 Aug 2017 4:37 AM

Petrol price up by Rs 6 per litre since July; diesel Rs 3.67

A litre of petrol costs Rs 69.04 a litre in Delhi highest since second-half of August 2014.

27 Aug 2017 2:47 PM

Fuel price drop: Petrol by Rs 1.12/litre, diesel by Rs 1.24/litre

From tomorrow, petrol and diesel rates will be revised in sync with any movement in international oil rates.

15 Jun 2017 7:50 PM

Congress slams Fadnavis govt over hike in petrol surcharge

Ashok Chavan said there was no financial planning in the state and that expenditure was on the rise.

19 May 2017 3:52 PM


Petrol, diesel prices to change every day from May 1

Daily price change will remove the big leaps in rates that need to be effected at the end of the fortnight.

12 Apr 2017 2:15 PM

Petrol price cut by Rs 3.77 a litre, diesel by Rs 2.91

Petrol currently costs Rs 71.14 a litre in Delhi and diesel is priced at Rs 59.02 per litre.

31 Mar 2017 11:08 PM

Petrol price hike by 13 paise; diesel cheaper

Petrol in Delhi will cost Rs 66.10 a litre, diesel will cost Rs 54.57 a litre from midnight tonight.

30 Nov 2016 7:02 PM