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LPG cylinders

Acid-dipped armatures used during violence

There are many factories and the miscreants turned these armatures into deadly weapons.

03 Mar 2020 2:50 AM

'New year's gift': Oppn slams BJP over price hike in LPG cylinders, rail fares

The government on December 31, raised train fares. It also hiked LPG cylinder rates by Rs 19 per cylinder.

01 Jan 2020 7:10 PM

Subsidised LPG cylinders get costlier by Rs 2.34, non-subsidised see Rs 48 hike

Liquefied Petroleum Gas increased by Rs 2.34 and Rs 48 for subsidised and non-subsidised cylinders respectively in New Delhi on Friday.

01 Jun 2018 2:13 PM

Fire breaks out at Mumbai building; part of it collapses

The official said a portion of the building at Pydhonie in south Mumbai collapsed after three blasts.

06 Apr 2018 1:52 PM

BMC vows to fight fire once again

Failing to carry out measures after Kinara fire, it will seek gas suppliers’ help.

22 Dec 2017 1:18 AM


60 per cent of PMUY beneficiaries bought 4 LPG refills: Pradhan

In 2013-14, India had 16.8 cr registered LPG customers, which has increased to 25.37 cr by end of Sept 2017.

05 Dec 2017 4:05 PM

One lakh 'LPG panchayats' to be held across the country

In one Panchayat, around 100 LPG customers of nearby areas will share their experiences with others.

22 Sep 2017 6:03 PM

GST raises subsidised LPG rate by up to Rs 32

Subsidised LPG rates have been increased to Rs 477.46 per 14.2-kg cylinder from Rs 446.65 in Delhi.

04 Jul 2017 3:44 PM

Delhi University canteens flout LPG cylinder rules

“The contractor is liable to follow norms and comply with statutory provisions for running cafeteria services,” Dr Kumar replied.

15 Jun 2017 5:03 AM

2019 to be better than 2014 feat, says Amit Shah

Both the government and the ruling BJP has lined up several events and programmes to mark NDA’s three years in office.

22 May 2017 12:57 AM


Two crore new LPG connections given since 2014

Government had promised to provide 5 crore new LPG connections at subsidised rates.

20 Mar 2017 8:10 PM

Two firemen die fighting blaze in West Delhi

2 others injured as fire causes LPG cylinder to explode.

25 Feb 2017 6:42 AM

Byculla fire guts 60 shanties

The fire engulfed the electric wiring, some installations, household articles, LPG cylinders and other valuables.

22 Dec 2016 1:07 AM

Kolkata: Girl, uncle die in fire; hundreds homeless

Over two dozen shanties close to railway tracks in Patipukur destroyed after LPG cylinder blast.

18 Dec 2016 4:33 AM

Cylinder blast kills three in Mankhurd slum

11 people, including 3 children injured in the explosion that destroyed 2-storey shanty.

16 Dec 2016 1:25 AM


Cash crunch: Be ready for LPG cylinder shortage

Western India Bulk LPG Transport Association, even banks have not been able to provide sufficient liquidity to help sustain the industry.

04 Dec 2016 6:50 AM

Petrol pumps won’t accept old notes from tomorrow

However people can still pay for LPG cylinders using old Rs 500 bank notes.

02 Dec 2016 12:39 AM