Petrol Price Hike

Symbolic reduction in excise duty on petrol, diesel will not bring down inflation: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

The Centre recently reduced the central excise duty by Rs 5 and Rs 10 per litre on the prices of petrol and diesel respectively.

published on : 14th November 2021

Centre should distribute Rs 4 lakh crore raised from hiked oil prices among states: Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee alleged that the Union government has slashed excise duty recently on petrol and diesel, with an eye on the upcoming Assembly elections in five states.

published on : 9th November 2021

Advocate in Pakistan challenges 'illegal' fuel price hike in Lahore court

An advocate from Pakistan's Lahore challenged the federal government's recent hike in petrol prices in the High Court and called it 'illegal'.

published on : 6th November 2021

Himachal Pradesh joins wagon, reduces VAT on petrol, diesel 

The Himachal Pradesh government announced on Thursday that Value Added Tax (VAT) on petrol would be reduced by Rs 2 per litre and Rs 4.60 on diesel.

published on : 5th November 2021

Government slashes petrol excise duty by Rs 5 and diesel excise duty by Rs 10

This decision definitely comes as a relief to citizens as fuel prices for a while have been rising constantly on account of the excise tax and VAT imposed by the Union government and state governments

published on : 3rd November 2021

BJD to protest fuel price hike from October 31

A memorandum addressed to the President of India will also be submitted on the issue through the Governor.

published on : 31st October 2021

Centre should celebrate centenaries in fuel prices: Chidambaram's jibe at Modi government

Petrol and diesel prices witnessed a hike for the fifth consecutive day across the country on Sunday.

published on : 25th October 2021

Uttar Pradesh Minister Upendra Tiwari says fuel prices don't matter, '95 per cent people don't need petrol'

Dismissing criticism over the rising fuel prices, Uttar Pradesh Minister Upendra Tiwari said 95 per cent people have no use for petrol.

published on : 21st October 2021

Narendra Modi government playing cruel joke on public: Rahul Gandhi on fuel price hike

Rahul Gandhi hit out at the Centre over rising prices of petrol and diesel and said the government is playing a cruel joke on the public.

published on : 21st October 2021

'Tripling on bikes when petrol costs Rs 200 a litre': Assam BJP chief fuels a conversation

49-year-old Bhabesh Kalita is a former minister who was appointed as the state BJP president in June this year. 

published on : 19th October 2021

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for second consecutive day across India

Petrol prices increased by Rs 0.35 to Rs 105.14 per litre in the national capital while the price of diesel was raised by the same amount to Rs 93.87 per litre.

published on : 15th October 2021

Diesel crosses Rs 100 mark in Gandhinagar, other places as fuel prices up again

Petrol price was hiked by 30 paise per litre and diesel by 35 paise a litre, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers.

published on : 10th October 2021

Petrol, diesel prices at record high levels as rates hiked again across India

Petrol price was increased by 30 paise per litre and diesel by 35 paise a litre, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers.

published on : 7th October 2021

Madhya Pradesh fuel price: Diesel crosses Rs 100 per litre-mark, petrol over Rs 111 in Bhopal, Indore

This is for the first time that the diesel price has crossed the Rs 100 per litre mark in Indore, claimed Paras Jain, the vice-president of Madhya Pradesh Federation of Petroleum Dealers Association.

published on : 5th October 2021

Congress counters 'oil bond burden' argument of Sitharaman on rising fuel prices

The finance minister ruled out a cut in the excise duty on petrol and diesel for now, saying the government has to pay for the oil bonds issued by the UPA in the past.

published on : 16th August 2021
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