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  • IOC expects India's fuel demand to take at least 6-9 months to return to normal Aug 04, 2020 05:55 PM IST

    IOC expects India's fuel demand to take at least 6-9 months to return to normal

    Fuel sales had fallen by a record 45.8 percent in April when a nationwide lockdown was in place to check the coronavirus infections.

  • Minimum Rs 500 crore net worth must for licence to sell petrol, diesel to retail, bulk users Aug 04, 2020 05:31 PM IST

    Minimum Rs 500 crore net worth must for licence to sell petrol, diesel to retail, bulk users

    Clarifying on the November 2019 liberalised fuel licensing regime, the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas said any entity with a net worth of Rs 250 crore can get a licence to retail petrol and diesel to either bulk or retail consumers.

  • India's fuel demand fell 7.9% YoY in June Jul 09, 2020 07:43 PM IST

    India's fuel demand fell 7.9% YoY in June

    Consumption of fuel, a proxy for oil demand, totalled 16.29 million tonnes, data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the oil ministry showed.

  • Fuel demand gradually returning to pre-COVID levels: Govt Jul 01, 2020 08:00 PM IST

    Fuel demand gradually returning to pre-COVID levels: Govt

    "The sales of petroleum products in India, the world's third-biggest oil consuming nation, had in April fallen to the lowest since 2007, due to the nationwide lockdown, necessitated to prevent the spread of COVID-19 pandemic," an official statement said.

  • India's fuel demand continues to recover in June Jul 01, 2020 02:25 PM IST

    India's fuel demand continues to recover in June

    State-retailers' gasoline sales in June rose by about 36 percent from May to about 2.04 million tonnes (MT).

  • Govt 'extorting' people with fuel price hikes: Sonia Gandhi Jun 29, 2020 02:48 PM IST

    Govt 'extorting' people with fuel price hikes: Sonia Gandhi

    Participating in the Congress' "Speak Up Against Fuel Hike" campaign across the country, she said on the one hand, the COVID-19 pandemic was wreaking havoc and on the other, the rise in petrol and diesel prices was making life very difficult for the people.

  • Delhi Congress chief, workers detained by police during protest against fuel price hike Jun 29, 2020 12:30 PM IST

    Delhi Congress chief, workers detained by police during protest against fuel price hike

    Delhi Congress president Anil Kumar and party workers, however, were detained later by police at a petrol pump near Parmanand hospital.

  • Petrol, diesel prices hiked for the 13th consecutive day Jun 19, 2020 09:21 AM IST

    Petrol, diesel prices hiked for the 13th consecutive day

    Petrol price in Delhi was hiked to Rs 78.37 per litre from Rs 77.81, while diesel rates were increased to Rs 77.06 a litre from Rs 76.43, according to a price notification of state oil marketing companies.

  • Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 12th straight day Jun 18, 2020 09:15 AM IST

    Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 12th straight day

    Petrol price in Delhi was hiked to Rs 77.81 per litre from Rs 77.28, while diesel rates were increased to Rs 76.43 a litre from Rs 75.79, according to a price notification of state oil marketing companies.

  • Petrol, diesel prices raised for 11th straight day; total increase so far at over Rs 6 per litre Jun 17, 2020 09:40 AM IST

    Petrol, diesel prices raised for 11th straight day; total increase so far at over Rs 6 per litre

    Petrol price in Delhi is now at Rs 77.28 per litre from Rs 76.73, while diesel is at Rs 75.79 a litre from Rs 75.19, according to a price notification of state oil marketing companies

  • India's fuel demand reaches 80-85% of pre-COVID levels Jun 16, 2020 03:28 PM IST

    India's fuel demand reaches 80-85% of pre-COVID levels

    Fuel sales in the world's third biggest oil consuming nation had fallen to their lowest in 2007 as the government imposed a nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

  • Stop profiteering from misery of poor: Rahul Gandhi to PM Modi on fuel price hike Jun 16, 2020 02:55 PM IST

    Stop profiteering from misery of poor: Rahul Gandhi to PM Modi on fuel price hike

    "PM Modi, these tragic times dictate putting money directly in the hands of the middle class and poor. STOP profiteering from their misery," the Congress leader wrote on Twitter, using the hashtag -- "ModiStopLootingIndia".

  • Petrol price hiked by 59 paise per litre, diesel by 58 paise in seventh increase in a row Jun 13, 2020 10:15 AM IST

    Petrol price hiked by 59 paise per litre, diesel by 58 paise in seventh increase in a row

    Rates have been increased across the country and vary from state to state depending on the incidence of local sales tax or VAT.

  • Petrol, Diesel prices hiked by 57 and 59 paise per litre respectively in sixth increase in a row Jun 12, 2020 08:52 AM IST

    Petrol, Diesel prices hiked by 57 and 59 paise per litre respectively in sixth increase in a row

    Petrol price in Delhi is now Rs 74.57 per litre from Rs 74 earlier, while a litre of diesel in the capital now costs Rs 72.81 as against Rs 72.22 a day before, according to a price notification from oil marketing companies.

  • India's monthly fuel demand jumps 47.4% in May as lockdowns ease Jun 11, 2020 10:33 AM IST

    India's monthly fuel demand jumps 47.4% in May as lockdowns ease

    Fuel consumption, a proxy for oil demand in Asia's third biggest economy, totalled 14.65 million tonnes in May, 47.4% higher than in April but still 23.3% lower than a year earlier, the data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the ministry showed.

  • Petrol, diesel prices hiked for fifth straight day by 60 paise per litre each Jun 11, 2020 09:35 AM IST

    Petrol, diesel prices hiked for fifth straight day by 60 paise per litre each

    Petrol price in Delhi was hiked to Rs 74 per litre from Rs 73.40 while diesel rates were increased to Rs 72.22 a litre from Rs 71.62, according to a price notification of state oil marketing companies.

  • Petrol price hiked by 54 paise per litre, diesel by 58 paise; rises for third straight day Jun 09, 2020 10:20 AM IST

    Petrol price hiked by 54 paise per litre, diesel by 58 paise; rises for third straight day

    According to a price notification of state oil marketing companies, Petrol price in Delhi was hiked to Rs 73 per litre from Rs 72.46 per litre on Monday, while diesel rates were increased to 71.57 per litre from Rs 70.59 a litre.

  • Govt releases truncated April WPI inflation data; reports 10.12% deflation in fuel, power basket May 14, 2020 01:29 PM IST

    Govt releases truncated April WPI inflation data; reports 10.12% deflation in fuel, power basket

    As per the data released by the Commerce and Industry Ministry, wholesale price index (WPI) deflation in primary articles was 0.79 per cent in April, as against inflation of 3.72 per cent in March.

  • India's fuel consumption dips 46% in April; expected to rebound in May May 10, 2020 12:58 PM IST

    India's fuel consumption dips 46% in April; expected to rebound in May

    India's fuel consumption fell almost 46 per cent in April as all petroleum products, except LPG, saw massive demand erosion following the nationwide lockdown that halted economic activity and travel.

  • India's fuel demand growth could return to normal by mid-May: Dharmendra Pradhan May 08, 2020 01:27 PM IST

    India's fuel demand growth could return to normal by mid-May: Dharmendra Pradhan

    Fuel demand growth in India, the world's third-biggest oil importer and consumer, plunged to historic lows in April, provisional data shows, as the country's eight-week long lockdown hit economic and industrial activity.

  • Centre asks generating companies to reduce coal import, source domestic fuel May 01, 2020 12:50 PM IST

    Centre asks generating companies to reduce coal import, source domestic fuel

    The development assumes significance in the wake of Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday giving directions to target thermal coal import substitution, particularly when a huge coal stock inventory is available in the country this year.

  • India's fuel consumption falls 18% as coronavirus eviscerates energy demand Apr 09, 2020 01:33 PM IST

    India's fuel consumption falls 18% as coronavirus eviscerates energy demand

    India's petroleum product consumption fell 17.79 percent to 16.08 million tonnes in March as diesel, petrol and aviation turbine fuel (ATF) demand fell, according to official data released on Thursday.

  • India's fuel demand rose 4.5% in February Mar 12, 2020 11:20 AM IST

    India's fuel demand rose 4.5% in February

    Consumption of fuel, a proxy for oil demand, totalled 18.22 million tonnes, data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the oil ministry showed.

  • Modi govt must bring down fuel prices to pre-2004 levels: Congress Mar 11, 2020 03:04 PM IST

    Modi govt must bring down fuel prices to pre-2004 levels: Congress

    "Could you please pass on the benefit to Indians by slashing #petrol prices to under 60? per litre? Will help boost the stalled economy," former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi said on twitter.

  • India pegs 2020/21 fuel demand growth at 3.1% vs estimated 1.3% in 2019/20 Mar 02, 2020 11:11 AM IST

    India pegs 2020/21 fuel demand growth at 3.1% vs estimated 1.3% in 2019/20

    India's economy expanded at its slowest pace in more than six years in the last three months of 2019, with analysts predicting further deceleration as the global coronavirus outbreak stifles growth in Asia's third-largest economy.

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