Petrol prices in Chennai rocketed to a Rs 80.42 per litre on Thursday (Express Photo | Ashwin Prasath)

Petrol price over Rs 85 in Mumbai, crosses Rs 80 in Kolkata

In Delhi and Chennai, petrol was sold for Rs 77.47 and Rs 80.42 per litre respectively; The continuous rise in fuel prices is largely attributed due to the surge in crude oil prices and high excise duty.

Sterlite protests Day 3 UPDATES | Police acted in self defence, firing not 'pre-planned': TN CM

Thoothukudi police chase a protester. (Express Photo | Karthik Alagu)

On Wednesday late night, a youngster who was under treatment succumbed to injuries taking the toll to 13.


No slip disc injury but Virat Kohli's County stint to be curtailed: Officials

While Kohli had visited a hospital in Mumbai for a check-up, it has been reported that he is suffering from a slip disc injury and will not be playing for Surrey ahead of the UK tour starting with two T20 Internationals against Ireland in June.

India skipper Virat Kohli | AP