Petrol prices

Sharply fluctuating fuel prices defined oil and gas sector in 2018

Petrol and diesel in India have declined by nearly 15 per cent each from the record high levels they had reached in October.

published on : 30th December 2018

Traffic soared on low fares as airlines bled on high fuel prices in 2018

The double-whammy of high fuel cost and low fares necessitated by extreme competition magnified as the rupee depreciated and interest-rates remained high.

published on : 30th December 2018

Petrol costlier across metros; climbs to Rs 81.68 per litre in Delhi

As per the data, the fuel was priced at Rs 87.15 in Mumbai, Rs 83.52 in Kolkata and Rs 84.89 per litre in Chennai.

published on : 7th October 2018

Fuel prices continue to surge, petrol sold at Rs 90.22/ltr, diesel at Rs 78.69/ltr in Mumbai

On Monday, the petrol price in Mumbai surpassed the Rs 90-run mark as it was being retailed at Rs 90.22 per litre, while diesel was being sold at Rs 78.69 per litre.

published on : 25th September 2018

Sensex, Nifty fall over 1 percent as rupee woes linger

Most Asian markets slipped amid reports Washington was about to announce a new round of tariffs on Chinese imports, setting the stage for possible reprisals by Beijing.

published on : 17th September 2018

Fuel price fall after 16 days: Petrol price cut by 60 paise, diesel by 56 paise per litre

After 16 days of relentless price hikes, petrol price was today cut by about 60 paise a litre and diesel by 56 paise on the back of softening international oil rates and strengthening Indian rupee.

published on : 30th May 2018

Hyderabad: Petrol prices cross Rs 83/L mark, Rs 4 hike in last 15 days

The prices of fuel have been increasing for two straight weeks now burning holes in the pockets of the commoners.

published on : 29th May 2018

Petrol prices rise for 14th straight day; cross Rs 78 mark in Delhi

Domestic petrol prices increased for the 14th consecutive day on Sunday, with the key transportation fuel being sold at Rs 78.12 per litre in the national capital.

published on : 27th May 2018

After Fitness Challenge, Rahul Gandhi dares PM Modi for 'Fuel Challenge' to reduce spiralling fuel prices

Congress communications head Randeep Surjewala challenged the prime minister to grant remunerative prices to farmers for their produce and bring back the Rs 80 lakh crore black money.

published on : 24th May 2018

Petrol price at Rs 74.50 a litre in Delhi, highest since September 2013

Petrol prices rose for the fifth consecutive day on Monday to Rs 74.50 per litre in New Delhi, even as global crude oil cost dipped somewhat due to international factors.

published on : 23rd April 2018

Worried Modi government scratches its head over rising petrol prices

While finance secretary Hasmukh Adhia on Monday ruled out any immediate reduction in excise duty, sources told TNIE that the option is still open. 

published on : 5th April 2018

Government favours bringing petroleum under GST, says Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Central government favours bringing petroleum products under the ambit of Goods and Services Tax but only after building a consensus with states, says Jaitley.

published on : 19th December 2017