Petrol price hiked by Rs 3.38 per litre, diesel goes up by Rs 2.67

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

New Delhi: Petrol price was on Wednesday hiked by a steep Rs 3.38 per litre and diesel by Rs 2.67 a litre, reversing a two-month declining trend. Petrol will cost Rs 63.47 a litre in Delhi from midnight tonight, up from Rs 60.09 a litre, said Indian Oil Corp, the nation’s largest fuel retailer. Similarly, […]

Petrol price cut by Rs.1.09 per litre, diesel hiked by 50 paise per litre

Thursday, July 31st, 2014
Petrol price cut by Rs.1.09 per litre, diesel hiked by 50 paise per litre

New Delhi : Petrol price was on Thursday cut by Rs.1.09 per litre, the second reduction in three-and-half-months, while diesel rates were hiked by 56 paise a litre. The revisions will be effective midnight on Thursday, Indian Oil Corp, the nation’s largest oil firm, announced on Thursday. Petrol in Delhi will cost Rs.72.51 per litre […]

Petrol price up by 75 paise, diesel by 50 paise

Saturday, January 4th, 2014
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New Delhi : Petrol and diesel prices will go up by 75 paise and 50 paise a litre, excluding taxes, state-run oil marketing company Indian Oil Corporation said. The prices were last hiked on December 21 following the government’s decision to raise commission paid to petrol pump dealers and firming global oil rates. Petrol will […]

BJP stages protest ; demands withdrawal of petrol price hike

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Mangalore : District BJP  organised a protest in front of DC office on September 2, Monday  condemning the increase in petrol prices. Pratap Simha Nayak, the District unit BJP President, who spoke on the occasion, said the Congress  government through its policies had hit hard the common man. He also demanded a roll back in […]

Petrol price up by 70 paise, diesel by 50 paise

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013
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New Delhi : Petrol price was on Wednesday hiked by 70 paisa per litre, the fifth increase in rates in two months, and diesel by 50 paisa per litre on firming international oil prices. The increase in rates, which will be effective midnight tonight, are excluding local sales tax or VAT. The actual hike will […]

Petrol becomes costlier by Rs 1.55

Sunday, July 14th, 2013
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New Delhi :  State owned oil companies today announced a hike of Rs 1.55 per litre in petrol prices, excluding VAT from midnight on Sunday. The price hike has been attributed to higher oil prices and falling value of Rupee. “Since last price change, the downward spiral ofRupee against the USD dollar has continued to […]

Another petrol price hike soon

Monday, June 10th, 2013
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New Delhi : Another petrol price hike is on the cards with the rupee going down heavily against the US dollar. Sources in the petroleum ministry said, a review meeting will take plce on June 15, after which a hike of Rs 1 to Rs 1.25 per litre in petrol price would be made by […]

Petrol Price likely to go up by Rs.1 per liter from June 1st

Friday, May 31st, 2013
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New Delhi : Due to the continuous devaluation of rupee against dollar, the petroleum ministry is thinking of hiking the price of petrol by 1 rupee per liter. Even though the price of petroleum product has decreased in the International market since last week, due to weak rupee India has to pay higher amount for […]

Petrol price cut by Rs 3 per litre, steepest reduction in 5 years

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013
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New Delhi : Petrol price was Tuesday slashed by Rs 3 per litre, the steepest reduction in rates in over five years. The fourth reduction in rates since March means that petrol in Delhi will cost Rs 63.09 a litre with effect from midnight tonight as against Rs 66.09 per litre currently. Rates will vary […]

Petrol price hiked by 70 paise per litre, could be raised again

Monday, July 23rd, 2012
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New Delhi: State oil firms have raised petrol rates by Rs 0.70 per litre from Tuesday as international crude oil prices have breached the $100 a barrel mark once again after a gap of 45 days and rupee is still week against dollar. Indian Oil Corp (IOC), India’s biggest fuel retailer by volume, said in […]