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  • India sees fuel demand rebounding in year to March 2022 Mar 02, 2021 06:35 PM IST

    India sees fuel demand rebounding in year to March 2022

    India could consume 215.24 million tonnes (MT) of refined fuels in the financial year 2021/22 compared to the revised estimate of 195.94MT consumed in 2020/21, data posted on the website of Petroleum Planning Analysis Cell (PPAC) showed.

  • Maharashtra govt can cut taxes, reduce fuel prices, says Devendra Fadnavis Mar 01, 2021 03:17 PM IST

    Maharashtra govt can cut taxes, reduce fuel prices, says Devendra Fadnavis

    Devendra Fadnavis said taxes imposed by the Centre on per litre of petrol come up to Rs 70, which are paid to states in various way, while the amount charged by the state is Rs 27.

  • Bringing petroleum products under GST will be good move: Chief economic advisor K V Subramanian Feb 28, 2021 01:35 PM IST

    Bringing petroleum products under GST will be good move: Chief economic advisor K V Subramanian

    "It will be a good move, but the decision rests with the GST Council," Subramanian said during a recent interaction with FICCI FLO members.

  • Fuel prices at record high: Petrol, diesel prices hiked again Feb 27, 2021 12:36 PM IST

    Fuel prices at record high: Petrol, diesel prices hiked again

    The prices of petrol and diesel in New Delhi stood at Rs 91.17 per litre and Rs 81.47 per litre, respectively, according to the Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL). In Mumbai, the price of petrol is Rs 97.57 per litre. The price of diesel stood at Rs 88.60 per litre.

  • Mamata Banerjee commute to and from secretariat on e-scooter to protest fuel price hike Feb 25, 2021 07:36 PM IST

    Mamata Banerjee commute to and from secretariat on e-scooter to protest fuel price hike

    With a placard protesting against the petrol price hike hanging around her neck, helmet-clad Banerjee waved at people on both sides of the road during the seven-km-long journey from Hazra More to the state secretariat in the first half.

  • No proposal to reduce tax on petrol, diesel, says UP govt Feb 25, 2021 02:21 PM IST

    No proposal to reduce tax on petrol, diesel, says UP govt

    Replying to Samajwadi Party (SP) member Narendra Verma during the question hour in the state Assembly, Cabinet Minister Satish Mahana said, "There is no proposal under consideration to reduce tax on petrol and diesel in view of the resources and financial requirements for improving health facilities and other developmental works keeping in mind the COVID-19 pandemic."

  • Mamata Banerjee rides pillion on electric scooter to protest fuel price hike Feb 25, 2021 12:15 PM IST

    Mamata Banerjee rides pillion on electric scooter to protest fuel price hike

    Mamata Banerjee was seen sitting behind state minister and Kolkata Mayor Firhad Hakim, who rode the battery-powered electric scooter.

  • Output cuts by OPEC, COVID-19 main reasons behind fuel price hike: Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan Feb 21, 2021 06:28 PM IST

    Output cuts by OPEC, COVID-19 main reasons behind fuel price hike: Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

    The crude prices have been going up in the international market since November 2020, with the Brent oil rate hovering above $60 over the past few days.

  • Govt should find a solution: Mayawati on fuel price rise Feb 21, 2021 01:15 PM IST

    Govt should find a solution: Mayawati on fuel price rise

    In a Hindi tweet, Mayawati said, "The prices of essential items like petrol, diesel and cooking gas (LPG) are increasing in an uncontrolled manner after government control over the prices were removed. It has created problems everywhere, and lives of the people are affected. The government should take cognizance of the seriousness of the situation and find a solution."

  • Congress takes out protest against Centre's farm laws, soaring fuel prices Feb 20, 2021 03:53 PM IST

    Congress takes out protest against Centre's farm laws, soaring fuel prices

    In Jaipur, the protest was led by Transport Minister Pratap Singh Khachariyawas and Congress Chief Whip Mahesh Joshi.

  • Centre, states must talk to bring down retail fuel price: FM Nirmala Sitharaman Feb 20, 2021 03:31 PM IST

    Centre, states must talk to bring down retail fuel price: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

    FM Nirmala Sitharaman said there was ‘no guarantee’ that, if the central government forwent its share, the states would not fill the space.

  • Petrol at Rs 97/litre in Mumbai, diesel crosses Rs 88-mark Feb 20, 2021 02:27 PM IST

    Petrol at Rs 97/litre in Mumbai, diesel crosses Rs 88-mark

    Petrol price was hiked by record 39 paise per litre and diesel by 37 paise a litre, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers.

  • 5 things to know about the ‘out of control’ fuel price rise in India Feb 18, 2021 01:44 PM IST

    5 things to know about the ‘out of control’ fuel price rise in India

    What is causing the historic increase in petrol and diesel rates? Read on to find out.

  • Petrol at Rs 100: PM Modi says reducing import dependence Feb 17, 2021 06:14 PM IST

    Petrol at Rs 100: PM Modi says reducing import dependence

    PM Modi said his government is sensitive to concerns of the middle-class and so has focussed on raising share of ethanol mixing in petrol.

  • Petrol at Rs 99.87 in Rajasthan; LPG, ATF prices up Feb 16, 2021 02:53 PM IST

    Petrol at Rs 99.87 in Rajasthan; LPG, ATF prices up

    The increase in petrol and diesel priced pushed retail rates, which differ from state to state depending on the incidence of local sales tax or VAT and freight charges, to their highest level.

  • Congress planning nationwide protest against soaring fuel prices: Ramesh Chennithala Feb 12, 2021 12:51 PM IST

    Congress planning nationwide protest against soaring fuel prices: Ramesh Chennithala

    The Leader of Opposition in the Kerala Assembly, who is leading the 'Aiswarya Kerala Yatra' to prepare the ground for Congress-led UDF ahead of the Assembly polls, urged the centre and state governments to lower the excise duty on diesel and petrol to ease the burden on the people.

  • Petrol, diesel prices at fresh highs; petrol crosses Rs 87 mark in Delhi Feb 09, 2021 11:38 AM IST

    Petrol, diesel prices at fresh highs; petrol crosses Rs 87 mark in Delhi

    Petrol and diesel prices were hiked by 35 paise per litre each, according to price notifications of state-owned fuel retailers.

  • Branded petrol crosses Rs 100-mark in Rajasthan; Fuel prices at all-time high Jan 27, 2021 07:24 PM IST

    Branded petrol crosses Rs 100-mark in Rajasthan; Fuel prices at all-time high

    Petrol and diesel prices were raised by 25 paise per litre each across the country on Wednesday, according to a price notification from oil marketing companies.

  • Fuel prices rise again, petrol scales new record in Delhi Jan 27, 2021 07:44 AM IST

    Fuel prices rise again, petrol scales new record in Delhi

    In the month of January, petrol prices were hiked Rs 2.59 a litre and diesel by Rs 2.61 a litre in Delhi. On the other hand, in Mumbai, petrol prices jumped Rs 2.52 a litre and diesel by Rs 2.79 a litre

  • Fuel price hike: Petrol touches all-time high of Rs 84.95/litre in Delhi Jan 18, 2021 09:53 AM IST

    Fuel price hike: Petrol touches all-time high of Rs 84.95/litre in Delhi

    Diesel prices in the two cities are now at Rs 71.13 per litre in Delhi and Rs 81.87 per litre in Mumbai.

  • Petrol touches new high of Rs 84.45 in Delhi, crosses Rs 91 mark in Mumbai Jan 13, 2021 12:14 PM IST

    Petrol touches new high of Rs 84.45 in Delhi, crosses Rs 91 mark in Mumbai

    In Delhi, petrol now costs Rs 84.45 per litre and diesel is priced at Rs 74.63. In Mumbai, petrol comes for Rs 91.07 a litre and diesel for Rs 81.34. This is the highest ever price of petrol in Delhi, while diesel is at a record high in Mumbai.

  • Things you can do or buy for the price of a litre of petrol in Delhi Jan 09, 2021 04:28 PM IST

    Things you can do or buy for the price of a litre of petrol in Delhi

    Renting an e-bike, shopping groceries or grabbing a can of beer: Here’s what you can do or buy for the price of a litre of petrol in Delhi

  • Survey says 69% people want reduction in excise duty on petrol and diesel Jan 07, 2021 04:35 PM IST

    Survey says 69% people want reduction in excise duty on petrol and diesel

    As central excise is one of the two major components of the prices of fuel, moderation in the duty will provide succour to people who are facing the heat of economic slowdown and income disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the survey conducted by Local Circles, a community social media platform.

  • Petrol price nears all-time high after oil companies hike rates after month-long hiatus Jan 06, 2021 04:10 PM IST

    Petrol price nears all-time high after oil companies hike rates after month-long hiatus

    Petrol price was raised by 26 paise per litre and diesel by 25 paise a litre, according to a price notification from oil marketing companies.

  • Fuel sale coming back to pre-COVID level: IOC official Dec 23, 2020 08:40 PM IST

    Fuel sale coming back to pre-COVID level: IOC official

    In Maharashtra, the sale is yet to reach the pre-COVID situation and the deficit in diesel sale is still around 12 percent, Executive Director and Maharashtra State head of Indian Oil Corporation Amitabh Akhauri told reporters.

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