June 02, 2021 9:37 am
The Indian Express compares the rates prevalent last year during this time and the prices at present.
June 02, 2021 12:40 am
Oil marketing companies have hiked prices of diesel and petrol by about Rs 4.7 and Rs 4.1 per litre, respectively, since the beginning of May, following a 65-day freeze on price revisions when a number of states went to polls.
August 12, 2020 1:28 pm
Brent crude was up 52 cents, or 1.2%, at $45.02 a barrel by 0648 GMT, after falling around 1% on Tuesday. West Texas Intermediate oil was up 49 cents, or 1.2%, at $42.10 a barrel, having dropped 0.8% in the previous session.
April 27, 2020 9:10 pm
Prices have now fallen for eight of the past nine weeks.
March 12, 2020 6:44 am
Oil marketing companies (OMCs) had reduced the retail price of petrol by Rs 1.72 to Rs 70.29 and that of diesel by Rs 1.69 to Rs 63.01 in the national capital in the past fortnight.
September 17, 2019 5:19 pm
Petrol price was increased by 14 paisa per litre to Rs 72.17 and diesel by 15 paisa to Rs 65.58 per litre in the national capital, according to price information available from state-owned oil firms.
September 16, 2019 4:14 pm
Oil prices surged on Monday, with global benchmark Brent crude posting its biggest intra-day percentage gain since the Gulf War in 1991, after the attack on Saturday shut over 5% of global supply.
September 16, 2019 3:27 pm
State oil giant Saudi Aramco said the attack cut output by 5.7 million barrels per day, at a time when Aramco is trying to ready itself for what is expected to be the world's largest share sale.
July 02, 2019 9:56 am
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) agreed on Monday to extend oil supply cuts until March 2020 as the group's members overcame their differences in order to try to prop up the price of crude.
June 16, 2019 10:59 am
The oil producing countries around the Gulf, including Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Iran, are crucial for supplying the world oil market. Most of their exports must travel through the Strait of Hormuz.