India | Written by Maya Sharma | Sunday October 6, 2013
Now, pick up your cooking gas cylinder with minimum fuss at a petrol pump. Five kg cylinders will now be available at selected company owned petrol pumps as part of a pilot scheme - and all you need is a valid identity card. For now the facility will...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 5, 2013
Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister M Veerappa Moily today launched the sale of five-kg cooking gas cylinder at the non-subsidised rate of Rs.492 per cylinder, including taxes.
Wednesday October 2, 2013
However, they will be priced at market rate which is more than double the subsidised price of Rs 410 per 14.2-kg cylinder in Delhi.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 15, 2013
Three children were killed and their mother was injured when a cooking gas cylinder exploded in their house in Deva Pasia village in Gonda, police said today.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 11, 2013
A man and his teenaged daughter died from burn injuries after a cooking gas cylinder exploded in their house, police said on Tuesday. His son was injured and is battling for life.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 1, 2013
Starting today cooking gas (LPG) consumers in 18 districts will get Rs 435 in their bank accounts when they book an LPG cylinder as the government rolls out its ambitious direct benefit transfer (DBT) programme to cut its fuel subsidy.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 7, 2013
Six children received burns in an explosion sparked by a leaking cooking gas cylinder in Delhi on Sunday morning, said police.
Monday April 1, 2013
The price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was reduced by Rs 3 per cylinder on Monday in line with fall in international rates.
Monday January 21, 2013
In good news for BPL cardholders and other marginalised sections, the Delhi government today decided to increase the number of subsidised LPG cylinder for them from nine to 12.
Friday January 18, 2013
The first cautious step towards deregulation of diesel came in a mixed bag of announcements yesterday as the government attempted to balance populism and reform.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 11, 2013
Cooking gas consumers can now change their dealers as the government has launched LPG portability scheme on the lines of mobile phone services.
India | NDTV.com | Tuesday December 11, 2012
In a letter to oil Minister Veerappa Moily, the Election Commission has sought an explanation on the government's decision to increase the cap of subsidised cooking gas cylinders from the present six cylinders to nine cylinders. Below is the letter:
India | Sunil Prabhu | Friday November 30, 2012
The government has indicated it may roll back a major economic reform introduced in September - a limit of six subsidised cooking gas cylinders per year for households.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 23, 2012
Three people, including two minor sisters, were killed in an explosion due to leakage in a cooking gas cylinder in a house in south Delhi, police said on Friday.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Friday November 2, 2012
Hours after announcing a hike of Rs.26.50 per non-subsidised LPG cylinder, the government put its decision on hold. Earlier, taking a politically prickly decision, just weeks ahead of two crucial state elections, the government hiked the cost of non-...
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Thursday November 1, 2012
Taking a politically prickly decision, just weeks ahead of two crucial state elections, the government today hiked the cost of non-subsidised cooking gas cylinders by Rs 26.50. This brings the cost of a non-subsidised cylinder to Rs 922 for a househo...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 1, 2012
NCP, a partner in Maharashtra's ruling coalition, today threatened to launch an agitation if the government failed to take decision within a week on providing three additional subsidised LPG cylinders.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday November 1, 2012
The government has increase the price of non-subsidised cooking gas cylinders by Rs 26.5, reports the Press Trust of India.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 23, 2012
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said people from Congress-ruled states will have to buy additional cooking gas cylinder at market rate notwithstanding Sonia Gandhi's assurance to raise the subsidy cap as oil companies have "rejected" ...
Tuesday October 16, 2012
The government's recent decisions to raise diesel prices and allow FDI in multi-brand retail have boosted investor sentiments and more decisions to boost growth are likely to follow, said PMEAC Chairman C Rangarajan.