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Pakistan steeply hikes petroleum prices under deal with IMF to revive bailout programme

The Pakistan government imposed a Rs 10 per litre petroleum levy on petrol and Rs 5 each on high-speed diesel (HSD), kerosene and light diesel oil (LDO).

published on : 1st July 2022
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Opposition accuses PM Narendra Modi of playing politics on fuel prices, BJP slams its 'hypocrisy'

The Opposition accused PM Narendra Modi of playing politics during his meeting with CMs on the COVID situation by raising the issue of fuel prices.

published on : 27th April 2022
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Congress attacks PM Narendra Modi for high excise duty, demands roll back

The Congress hit back at PM Narendra Modi after he attacked the opposition-ruled states for not reducing the VAT on petrol and diesel.

published on : 27th April 2022
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Some states did not reduce local taxes on petrol, diesel despite Centre's excise duty cut: PM Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi said the Centre had reduced excise duty to reduce the burden of prices of petrol and diesel on the people last November.

published on : 27th April 2022
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Centre looking to fill government coffers by raising petrol prices: Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao

When in opposition, Narendra Modi shed crocodile tears over the sufferings of the poor and the plight of common people, KT Rama Rao said.

published on : 6th April 2022
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Essential commodities sizzle in Kolkata markets as fuel prices skyrocket

Prices of vegetables, foodgrains and cooking oil have been on the upward curve since the last one week in most Kolkata markets, traders said.

published on : 5th April 2022
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Hike in fuel prices again: Petrol up by Rs 9.20 after 13 revisions in 15 days

Petrol and diesel in Delhi now cost Rs 104.61 and Rs 95.87 per litre respectively.

published on : 5th April 2022
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Ask yourself what an average family got in return for paying huge amount as fuel tax: P Chidambaram

Chidambaram's attack on the government came on a day petrol and diesel prices were again hiked by 80 paise a litre each, taking the total increase in rates in less then two weeks to Rs 8 per litre.

published on : 3rd April 2022
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AAP slams Centre over rising fuel prices

Punjab's ruling Aam Aadmi Party slammed the BJP-led Centre over exponential increase in fuel prices and accused it of looting the public.

published on : 3rd April 2022
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Opposition protest in Lok Sabha over fuel price hike 

Raising slogans and carrying placards, the members shouted slogans against the Modi government for its alleged "anti-people" policies.

published on : 31st March 2022
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Congress leaders stage protest against rising fuel prices

Congress MPs from both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha carrying placards raised slogans against the government and sat on a dharna against the rise in price of petrol, diesel and LPG gas.

published on : 31st March 2022
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Ukraine effect? Petrol, diesel prices hiked again; total increase of Rs 3.20 per litre in five days

After the latest price revision, petrol in Delhi will be sold at Rs 98.61 per litre and diesel at Rs 89.87 per litre.

published on : 26th March 2022
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Get your petrol tanks filled before 'election offer' ends: Rahul Gandhi's dig at Centre over fuel price hike

Rahul Gandhi took a dig at the central government as campaigning for the last phase of assembly polls in five states ended on Saturday.

published on : 5th March 2022
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After petrol, diesel at almost Rs 100-mark in Rajasthan

Petrol price was hiked by 29 paise per litre and diesel by 28 paise, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers.

published on : 11th June 2021
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Senior Congress leader Chidambaram slams fuel price hike, says interval due to Karnataka polls

In separate tweets, Chidambaram also asked all Chief Ministers to oppose the terms of reference (ToR) of the 15th Finance Commission.

published on : 14th May 2018
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BJD holds statewide protest against petrol and diesel price rise in Odisha

Upping the ante against the Centre for the record rise in prices of petrol and diesel, the youth and student wings of the Biju Janata Dal staged peaceful demonstration at petrol pumps.

published on : 7th April 2018
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BJD unleashing terror on streets: Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas

Claiming that the hartal was targeted against him, Dharmendra Pradhan said, he has no objection to BJD criticising him but the ruling party should refrain from hurting the public.

published on : 19th September 2017