Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021 | Last Update : 11:56 PM IST

Fuel Price hike

Centre cuts excise duty on petrol by Rs 5, diesel by Rs 10 on Diwali eve

Finance Ministry urged the states 'to commensurately reduce' VAT on petrol and diesel to give relief to consumers

03 Nov 2021 10:11 PM

Govt concerned about inflation, will control it in time: Pradhan on fuel price hike

Pradhan said that India India imports 80 per cent of petroleum products which has led to an increase in the prices

31 Oct 2021 11:23 AM

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 4th straight day; petrol crosses Rs 120 mark in MP

Prices differ from state to state, depending on the incidence of local taxes and cost of transportation

31 Oct 2021 10:56 AM

The price of petrol in Delhi rose to its highest-ever level of Rs 105.49 a litre and Rs 111.43 per litre in Mumbai,

With this hike, petrol is now at Rs 100-a-litre mark or more in all state capitals, while diesel has touched the 100-level in a dozen states

16 Oct 2021 12:10 PM

Petrol, diesel prices rise after two-day pause

Petrol prices increased by Rs 0.35 paise to Rs 104.79 per litre in the national capital

14 Oct 2021 12:11 PM


Fuel price hike: Mumbai becomes first metro city to see diesel price cross Rs 100

The price of petrol in Delhi rose to its highest-ever level of Rs 103.84 a litre and Rs 109.83 per litre in Mumbai

09 Oct 2021 2:17 PM

LPG price hiked by Rs 15 per cylinder

Simultaneously, petrol price was increased by 30 paise per litre and diesel by 35 paise a litre

06 Oct 2021 10:45 AM

Fuel prices hiked for third consecutive day across metros

Kolkata saw the highest surge of 30 paise, which is retailing petrol at the rate of Rs 102.77 per litre

02 Oct 2021 11:48 AM

Petrol at all-time high, diesel crosses Rs 100-mark in AP, Rajasthan, Odisha, MP

The third increase in its rates this week has sent petrol prices above Rs 100 in most major cities of the country

01 Oct 2021 1:43 PM

Govt plans slew of bills in Monsoon session; Oppn to corner it over Covid management

Opposition would also seek replies on the rising prices of petrol diesel and cooking gas during the session which would end on August 13

18 Jul 2021 1:12 PM


AA Edit | Fuel price paradox

The cascading effect of the fuel price rise is reflected in price escalation in goods as milk to cement prices spiral and services

02 Jul 2021 12:36 AM

AA Edit | Fuel prices untenable, government must revisit tax structure

Heavy taxes on fuel go against fair tax practices which discourage the government from taxing the rich and the poor equally

17 Feb 2021 7:38 AM

Maharashtra Congress to hold protests against fuel price hikes on June 29

The Congress also alleged that the Modi government failed to protect the borders of the country.

27 Jun 2020 4:30 AM

Petrol, diesel prices hiked by 60 paise/litre for second day in row

Oil companies on Sunday raised prices by 60 paisa per litre on both petrol and diesel after ending a 83-day hiatus in daily rate revision

08 Jun 2020 10:41 AM

High fuel prices in Delhi Modiji? Congress jibes at PM over metro ride

Congress has been slamming Modi govt over rising prices of petrol and diesel and had also called a shutdown over the issue.

21 Sep 2018 1:26 PM


‘Very high fuel prices hurting public’, says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari also said he has been told that there is a likelihood of the global crude prices going down.

19 Sep 2018 10:12 AM

Watch: Auto driver assaulted for asking TN BJP chief about fuel price hike

Tamil Nadu BJP chief Soundararajan answers the question but does not turn around to see the man who posed the question.

18 Sep 2018 11:14 AM

As fuel prices rise, Tamil Nadu groom gets 5 litres of petrol as ‘wedding gift’

Petrol price touched Rs 85.15 per litre in Tamil Nadu, the fuel symbolised commodity worthy of being given as a gift, his friends said.

17 Sep 2018 11:10 AM

Not controlling price rise will prove costly for Modi govt: Ramdev

Ramdev said he would not campaign for BJP in 2019 elections, unlike in 2014 when he actively worked in favour of PM Modi.

16 Sep 2018 8:10 PM

Found crude oil source?: P Chidambaram takes dig at BJP over rising petrol prices

In a series of tweets, Chidambaram attacked Modi government for allegedly failing to curb the flow of black money in the economy.

16 Sep 2018 4:22 PM