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Petrol price hike


Calibrated, coordinated action is needed by Centre & states to address the issue of high fuel prices

April 30, 2022 9:44 am

Governments at both the central and state level could perhaps consider building in some counter-cyclicality in the taxes levied — cut taxes when prices are high, maintain stability when prices fall.

Congress' women wing leader heckles Union Minister Irani on IndiGo flight over inflation issue

April 10, 2022 7:56 pm

All India Mahila Congress acting president Netta D'Souza posted a short video of the incident on Twitter where she asks Women and Child Development Minister Irani about the rising prices of cooking gas and petrol.

Post another hike, petrol above Rs 100 in major cities

April 04, 2022 6:47 am

Petrol in Delhi will now cost Rs 103.41 per litre as against Rs 102.61 previously while diesel rates have gone up from Rs 93.87 per litre to Rs 94.67, according to a price notification of state fuel retailers.

FY22: Higher petroleum products, gem shipments take exports to record high

April 04, 2022 6:32 am

FY22 is also expected to mark record high imports and trade deficit for India, with imports for the first 11 months of the fiscal having grown by 59.2 per cent to $550.1 billion and almost doubling India’s trade deficit to $176.1 billion in the period.

Fuel prices hiked: Fourth rise in 5 days

March 27, 2022 1:32 am

In four increases, petrol and diesel prices have gone up by Rs 3.20 a litre.

Fuel prices rise for second straight day

March 24, 2022 1:14 am

Petrol in Delhi will now cost Rs 97.01 per litre as against Rs 96.21 previously, while the diesel rate has rose from Rs 87.47 per litre to Rs 88.27, as per a price notification of state fuel retailers.

Congress slams govt over rising fuel prices, Rahul Gandhi alleges 'tax dacoity'

October 24, 2021 2:11 pm

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also attacked the Centre over rising prices of petrol and diesel, alleging that the Modi government has created records in "giving trouble" to people.

'95% of people don't need petrol': UP Minister defends fuel price hike

October 21, 2021 6:04 pm

UP minister Upendra Tiwari's remark came as prices of petrol and diesel touched new record highs on Thursday. A litre of petrol in Lucknow is now retailing at Rs 103.52, while diesel is selling at Rs 95.72 per litre.

Diesel rises for 6th day straight, tops Rs 100 in Gandhinagar, Leh

October 11, 2021 3:20 am

According to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers, petrol price saw a hike of 30 paise per litre while diesel saw an increase of 35 paise in prices.

Fuel prices hiked again; diesel nears Rs 90/litre-mark in Delhi

July 10, 2021 10:45 am

The latest revision of India’s domestic fuel rates have made petrol costlier by ₹10.51 per litre and diesel by ₹9.15 a litre since May 4 in New Delhi.