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Diesel is any liquid fuel specifically designed for use in a diesel engine, a type of internal combustion engine in which fuel ignition takes place without a spark as a result of compression of the inlet air and then injection of fuel. It is produced from various sources like petroleum, biomass, animal fat, biogas, natural gas, and coal liquefaction. Public sector OMCs including Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL), Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) revises the fuel prices daily in line with benchmark international price and foreign exchange rates. On November 3, 2021, the Centre had gone for the deepest excise duty cut ever to cool retail prices from record highs, reducing the duty on petrol by Rs 5 and on diesel by Rs 10. Many states and union territories followed the Centre's led to give further relief to consumers. The prices of diesel has remained unchanged for more than 91 days now. The price of diesel in the national capital Delhi is Rs 86.67 a litre. In the financial capital Mumbai, the price is at Rs 94.14/ litre. The diesel price in Kolkata is Rs 89.79 while that in Chennai it is Rs 91.43. More

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  • Fuel Prices on May 18: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 18, 2022 09:20 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 18: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 a litre and diesel Rs 96.67

  • Fuel Prices on May 17: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 17, 2022 10:10 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 17: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 a litre and diesel Rs 96.67

  • Sri Lanka down to last day of petrol, PM Wickremesinghe tells crisis-hit nation May 16, 2022 07:51 PM IST

    Sri Lanka down to last day of petrol, PM Wickremesinghe tells crisis-hit nation

    "At the moment, we only have petrol stocks for a single day. The next couple of months will be the most difficult ones of our lives," he said.

  • Fuel Prices on May 16: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 16, 2022 08:28 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 16: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on May 15: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 15, 2022 07:41 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 15: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Humsafar to expand doorstep diesel services to 200 cities May 12, 2022 01:28 PM IST

    Humsafar to expand doorstep diesel services to 200 cities

    The company also said it is looking to venture into e-mobile vehicle charging stations business and is negotiating with some companies.

  • Fuel Prices on May 11: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 11, 2022 07:38 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 11: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on May 9: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 09, 2022 07:20 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 9: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on May 6: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 06, 2022 07:29 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 6: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on May 5: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 05, 2022 07:45 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 5: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on May 4: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 04, 2022 07:31 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 4: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on May 2: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities May 02, 2022 07:57 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on May 2: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel sales growth moderates in April on high crude oil prices May 01, 2022 04:24 PM IST

    Fuel sales growth moderates in April on high crude oil prices

    Petrol and diesel prices rose by Rs 10 per litre between March 22 and April 6 -- the highest-ever increase during a 16-day period since fuel prices were deregulated two decades back.

  • Fuel Prices on April 29: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities Apr 29, 2022 08:02 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on April 29: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Centre's taxes on fuel prices continue to be exorbitant:  Tamil Nadu FM responds to comments made by PM Modi Apr 28, 2022 12:53 PM IST

    Centre's taxes on fuel prices continue to be exorbitant: Tamil Nadu FM responds to comments made by PM Modi

    Minister for Finance and Human Resources Management Palanivel Thiaga Rajan said the taxes on fuel prices levied by the Centre continue to be "exorbitant" and it was neither 'fair' nor 'feasible' for the State to further reduce it.

  • Fuel Prices on April 28: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities Apr 28, 2022 08:45 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on April 28: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • PM Modi talked about VAT levied on fuel by states, but did not mention central govt excise: Ashok Gehlot Apr 28, 2022 05:56 AM IST

    PM Modi talked about VAT levied on fuel by states, but did not mention central govt excise: Ashok Gehlot

    The Congress leader also said Rajasthan government reduced VATs on diesel and petrol on three occasions, which resulted an annual revenue loss of about Rs 6,300 crore “but the PM only mentioned the revenue loss of 6,000 crores of Karnataka and Rs 3500-4000 crores of Gujarat (both states ruled by BJP)”.

  • Some states did not reduce local taxes on petrol, diesel despite Centre's excise duty cut: PM Modi Apr 27, 2022 02:12 PM IST

    Some states did not reduce local taxes on petrol, diesel despite Centre's excise duty cut: PM Modi

    Speaking at an interaction with chief ministers on the emerging COVID-19 situation in the country, Modi said he wanted to flag a separate issue of the challenges being faced by the people due to the global situation.

  • Russia-Ukraine war derails India's cheap natural gas dream Apr 27, 2022 09:53 AM IST

    Russia-Ukraine war derails India's cheap natural gas dream

    India was encouraging an expensive expansion of fuel networks in its cities with make-believe prices. Then the war happened

  • Fuel Prices on April 27: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities Apr 27, 2022 07:33 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on April 27: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on April 26: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities Apr 26, 2022 07:26 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on April 26: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on April 25: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities Apr 25, 2022 07:25 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on April 25: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • How refineries survived the oil shock  Apr 22, 2022 11:27 AM IST

    How refineries survived the oil shock 

    The Singapore gross refining margin has touched the $20 per barrel mark, a level last seen in 2012 

  • Fuel Prices on April 22: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities Apr 22, 2022 07:42 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on April 22: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

  • Fuel Prices on April 21: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities Apr 21, 2022 07:27 AM IST

    Fuel Prices on April 21: Check out petrol, diesel rates in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities

    According to a price notification from fuel retailers, petrol in Delhi costs Rs 105.41 per litre and diesel Rs 96.67 per litre.

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