fuel News

WPI inflation at 8-month low of 3.80 per cent in Dec on softening fuel, food prices

According to the government data released Monday, deflation in food articles stood at 0.07 per cent in December, against 3.31 per cent in November.

Captain Amarinder Singh rules out VAT cut on fuel

Responding to a question that prices were much lesser in Chandigarh and Haryana, Amarinder said the government was watching the prices in the international market.


Maharashtra follows suit, slashes VAT on fuel

The announcement comes on the day the Gujarat government became the first state to slash VAT on fuel.

Fuel prices will come down soon: Dharmendra Pradhan

When asked over the possibility of reduction in taxes on petroleum products to curb the fuel prices, Pradhan said taxes can’t be slashed as funds are necessary for infrastructure development and welfare schemes.

No plan to ban diesel cars in Delhi: Govt

Indian vehicles are designed for optimum performance of emissions and fuel efficiency

Petrol price hiked by 70 paise per litre,diesel by 50 paise a litre

The increase in the fuel prices will be implemented with effect from Wednesday midnight.


Petrol price slashed by Rs 1.15 per litre,diesel rate hiked by 50 paise/litre

The changes in fuel prices will be applicable with effect from Thursday midnight.

Era of 'Cheap rice' from Asia to come to an end: British think-tank

Technological advances had driven down the price of rice exported from Asia in the early 1970s.

Govt blames Reliance for power shortfall'

Govt has decided to cut gas supplies to fuel-starved power plants in India.

Pranab assures Iran of payment of oil dues soon

India has assured Iran that it is working on an arrangement to expedite payments for imported oil and oil products.