Congress to hold protests against Motor Act, fuel price hike

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Mangaluru: Congress party will hold protests and demonstrations before RTO office in the city on February 03 objecting Motor Act introduced by the union government and hike in petrol and diesel prices in the country. Speaking in a press met in the city on Wednesday, congress leader Ibrahim Kodijal has said that, “the motor act […]

Fuel price hike on cards

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
Petrol price hike

New Delhi : It has become almost certain that the Central Government would be effecting a hike in petrol, diesel and LPG prices  with effect from Friday. The Union Finance Ministry has already given an excuse that it faced short of funds to offer subsidy to oil companies forcing the companies to hike  fuel and […]

CPM activists stage rail roko agitation against fuel price hike

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
Rail Roko

Mangalore: The CPIM workers staged a rail roko agitation at the Mangalore Railway Station for about 15 minutes on May 31, Thursday to protest against the fuel price hike. Addressing the agitators, CPM District Secretary B Madhava came down heavily on the UPA government for the petrol price hike and blamed the same for the […]

City supports national wide bundh to be peaceful

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
Bharath Bundh

Mangalore : Normal life in several parts of the Mangalore and Udupi was disrupted during the ’’Bharat Bandh’’ called by a BJP party today in protest against fuel price hike. The commercial establishments, several parts of the in the city were closed down. Essential services such as milk and pharmacies were exempted from participating in […]

Steep increase in LPG, diesel prices

Saturday, June 25th, 2011
price hike

New Delhi: Just over a month after the petrol price was hiked by Rs 5 per litre, the government on Friday increased the prices of LPG by Rs 50 per cylinder, diesel Rs 3 a litre and PDS kerosene Rs 2 per litre, burning a hole in the pocket of the common man. The government […]