Burglars make unsuccessful attempt to burgle Co-operative bank at Kolnad

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Bantwal : There was a unsuccessful bid to burgle the Vittalpadnur Agricultural Co-operative Bank at Kolnad on September 1, Sunday night. The incident came to light when the bank employees arrived on Monday to open the bank. The burglars had managed to enter  the bank through the window  but could not break open the lockers […]

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 26.50 per cylinder

Thursday, November 1st, 2012
LPG price hiked

New Delhi: The price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG), which consumers buy beyond the cheaper quota of six cylinders, was on Thursday hiked by Rs 26.50 to Rs 922 per unit on firming international rates. The 14.2-kg cooking gas cylinder that consumers buy beyond their entitled six bottles at subsidised rates, will now cost Rs […]

After petrol price hike, more shock is in store for consumers

Thursday, May 24th, 2012
Pranab Mukharji

New Delhi :  The consumers are likely to be  in for more shocks after the recent shocker of a steep hike in petrol prices.  A high level committee meeting led by Finance Minister Pranav Mukherjee  to be held on May 25, Friday, is expected to discuss about a probable hike even in diesel and LPG […]

“Anytime GAS booking” Service Commences

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Mangalore: You have to only ring up 99640-23456 to obtain “anytime Gas booking” slot, by registering the phone connectin of your Gas agency and name to be certain. Also register your own Consumer Number and listen immediately on your mobile to the booking number through a message. This process ensures a control over misuse of […]

Petrol prices to be up by Rs 3.14 by midnight

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

New Delhi: Petrol prices were hiked for the 10th time since June 2010, by a little over Rs.3 a litre from Friday, as India’s oil retailers sought to pass most of the burden of the falling value of the rupee and high crude prices on to consumers. Petrol will now cost Rs.66.84 in the national […]

Petrol price hiked by Rs. 5 per litre

Sunday, May 15th, 2011
pertol price hike

New Delhi:  In the biggest-ever price increase of the fuel, state-owned oil companies hiked petrol price by Rs. 5 per litre with effect from Saturday midnight. The steep hike in petrol price is likely to be followed by a Rs. 4 per litre increase in diesel rates and Rs. 20-25 per cylinder increase in domestic […]