Hardeep Singh Puri

YSR Congress MP V Bala Showry seeks central funds for infra works, school in Machilipatnam

Bala Showry said that the Centre should provide necessary assistance for improving major infrastructure such as roads, drainage, drinking water and drainage works.

published on : 17th June 2022

Fuel retailers talking of under-recoveries on petrol, diesel: Hardeep Singh Puri

Oil Minister Puri said fuel retailers have knocked on the doors of the government seeking 'relief' but hastened to add that pricing is their decision.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Panel on cards to address homebuyers’ grievances

The Centre has decided to set up a sub-committee under the Central Advisory Council (CAC) to look into grievances and issues concerning the stakeholders, including homebuyers. 

published on : 13th May 2022

Don't want Congress to completely disappear, Opposition needed: Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said the BJP did not want the complete disappearance of the Congress as there is need for an opposition.

published on : 6th May 2022

‘Petrol prices in India up by 5 per cent as against over 50 per cent in some countries’

Petrol prices in India have gone up by merely 5% as against over 50% in some of the developed countries, said the petroleum Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Tuesday in Lok Sabha.

published on : 6th April 2022

‘Delhi government should return dilapidated flats to Centre’ says Hardeep Singh Puri

Speaking in the Rajya Sabha, he noted that these houses should be made available to the central government for a new scheme - Affordable Rental Housing Complexes. 

published on : 29th March 2022

Puri allays fears of short supplies, says crude import from Russia miniscule

He also stated that even now the total amount of crude oil supply contracted will be three days supply from Russia to India and that also spreads over next three to four months.

published on : 21st March 2022

'The Kashmir Files' will be remembered as milestone in Indian cinema: Hardeep Singh Puri

Released last week, the film stars Anupam Kher, Mithun Chakraborty and Pallavi Joshi. More BJP-ruled states on Tuesday made "The Kashmir Files" tax-free, with Uttar Pradesh doing the same.

published on : 15th March 2022

GST council not for inclusion of petroleum products: Hardeep Singh Puri

The minister while replying to a question in Rajya Sabha said the states, which earn high revenue from sale of petroleum products are reluctant to do so.

published on : 15th March 2022

India hopes for oil from Iran, Venezuela; higher output from OPEC+ to cool prices 

It will also evaluate the Russian offer to sell crude oil at discounted prices after considering aspects such as insurance and freight required to move the fuel from the non-traditional supplier.

published on : 14th March 2022

Government to take all measures to provide relief to consumers from high fuel prices: Puri

India relies on overseas purchases to meet about 85 per cent of its oil requirement, making it one of the most vulnerable in Asia to higher oil prices.

published on : 14th March 2022

Hike in fuel prices imminent: Petroleum minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Oil Marketing Companies in India haven't revised the fuel prices for more than three months, despite surging crude prices globally.

published on : 9th March 2022

Ukraine evacuation is one of its kind: Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri

He said that well-coordinated measures were taken to ensure safe return of the Indian citizens and they encountered 'unique' situations, which were handled efficiently because of quick communication.

published on : 9th March 2022

Oil companies to determine fuel prices: Union minister

He said people should take note of other conditions such as the Ukraine-Russia crisis to understand why the rates were hiked globally.

published on : 8th March 2022

694 Indian students were in Sumy last night, all have left for Poltava in buses: Hardeep Singh Puri

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday discussed with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelenskyy ways to start the stalled evacuation of Indian students.

published on : 8th March 2022
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