fuel price rise

People feel the pinch as prices of essentials go up 

With the ever increasing prices of edible oil and pulses and other commodities, the savings of the common man has taken a hit.

published on : 12th March 2021

Fuel price hike: Both houses of Parliament adjourned till afternoon after Opposition ruckus

During the Question Hour, Opposition members, mainly from the Congress, entered the Well and started raising slogans.

published on : 9th March 2021

'BJP = Burden the Janta, Party': Rahul targets government over price rise issue

The Congress, from its official Twitter handle, urged people to participate in the online campaign by speaking out against price rise.

published on : 5th March 2021

Despite record high prices, cut in fuel excise duty unlikely this fiscal

The central government has set its receipt target and with the revised fiscal deficit targeted at 9.5 per cent, of the GDP, the government is in no mood to go for any duty cut.

published on : 3rd March 2021

MP Congress calls for half-day bandh on Saturday against fuel price rise

State Congress spokesperson Bhupendra Gupta said the party would take out a rally on Saturday and request people to shut their shops.

published on : 19th February 2021

Opposition unites to hit out at PM Modi over fuel price rise

Former CM HD Kumaraswamy wanted the government to cut excise duty and levies.

published on : 19th February 2021

Fuel price rise won’t impact our votes: BJP

The hike in price of petrol and LPG cylinder will not have an impact on polls, president of TN unit of BJP L Murugan has said.

published on : 18th February 2021

Odisha Congress gives bandh call on February 15 against rising fuel prices

IPCC president Niranjan Patnaik told mediapersons that the bandh will be observed from 7am to 1pm. He requested the people of the state to make the bandh a success for their own interest. 

published on : 9th February 2021

Rajasthan government announces two per cent cut in VAT on petrol, diesel

The state finance department late Thursday issued orders, which came into effect from Thursday midnight.

published on : 29th January 2021

Transport fuel prices continue to climb up

Prior to the November 20 hike, petrol prices had been unchanged since September 22, while diesel rates hadn’t been changed since October 2.

published on : 28th November 2020

Congress attacks Modi government over rising fuel prices; demands GST on petrol and diesel

The Congress also demanded reduction in excise duties on petroleum products imposed by the Centre and the VAT by various state governments.

published on : 23rd May 2018