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Petrol price breaches Rs 70-mark, diesel crosses Rs 64

In Delhi, petrol now costs Rs 70.13 a litre and diesel is priced at Rs 64.18. This is the fifth consecutive day of increase in rates and sixth hike this month.

Petrol costs Rs 34 per litre before tax, dealer commission in NCR

Giving details of the prices of petroleum products as on December 19 in a written reply to the Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Finance Shiv Pratap Shukla said the incidence of taxes and dealers commissions work out to be 96.9 per cent in case of petrol and 60.3 per cent for diesel.


India's fuel demand rises 4 per cent in October

Petrol price had touched an all-time high of Rs 84 a litre in Delhi on October 4 but has since declined to Rs 77.28 per litre on Thursday. Diesel, which had touched a record high of Rs 75.45, is now priced at Rs 72.09 per litre in Delhi.

Oil companies cut prices of petrol, diesel on softer crude

Brent crude, the global benchmark, was down 94 cents at $79.11 a barrel late on Thursday. It has dropped by more than $7 from a high of $86.74 reached on October 3 amid rising US crude inventories, Saudi-US tension and falling Iranian exports.

Aviation turbine fuel price cut by 2.6 per cent; to cost less than petrol, diesel

When the GST was introduced on July 1 last year, five commodities -- crude oil, natural gas, petrol, diesel, and aviation turbine fuel (ATF) -- were kept out of its purview for the time being.

Fuel prices surge, petrol reaches Rs 82.03 per litre in national capital, Rs 87.50 in Mumbai

Fuel prices in Mumbai have already peaked compared to other metro cities, and cost Rs 87.50 and Rs 77.30 (which increased by Rs 0.21 and Rs. 0.31 per litre), respectively.


Karnataka government cuts fuel prices by Rs 2 per litre

Fuel prices have been climbing since August 16. The rising fuel prices have created a political storm with the Opposition launching a scathing attack against the Narendra Modi government, which has cited international factors for it.

Diesel pain erodes MSP gains for farmers

It is not only diesel but also fertilisers and pesticides that have become almost 25 per cent costlier for farmers in the last one year.

SBI report: ‘States have room to cut petrol prices by Rs 5.75, diesel Rs 3.75’

"States have gained an additional Rs 37,426 crore due to the implementation of GST and hike in crude oil prices."

To cut fuel rates, government works on ONGC plan

Asked if the government could decide the cut tonight, an official said: " Maybe today, meeting is on."

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Fuel prices at an all-time high: News in Numbers

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Delhi HC reserves order on Odd-Even for Monday

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Delhi High Court (HC) on Friday reserved their order on the extension of the Odd-even formula for a week after lawyer R. K. Kapoor presented the loopholes of the formula and said it has failed to control the city's pollution. He further emphasised that the formula has only been limited to petrol cars which do not contribute to pollution as much as the exempted diesel cars and trucks, which generate maximum pollution.