Thursday August 28, 2014
In a relief to consumers, the Cabinet on Wednesday lifted the restriction of supply of only one subsidised cooking gas LPG cylinder to a household in a month, saying consumers can avail their quota of 12 bottles at any time of the year.
Sunday July 20, 2014
Cooking gas and kerosene prices will not be hiked keeping in view the impact of such a step on the people, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said.
Thursday July 3, 2014
Days after the price of non-subsidised cooking gas or Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) was hiked by Rs 16.50 per cylinder, the government said on Thursday the increase will impact less than 1 per cent of the consumers.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 1, 2014
After the hike in petrol and diesel rates, the price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was on Tuesday raised by Rs.16.50 per cylinder in the wake of international crude oil prices surging due to the ongoing Iraq crisis.
Tuesday July 1, 2014
Price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was today hiked by Rs 16.50 per cylinder and that of jet fuel by over half-a-per cent after international oil prices surged due to the ongoing Iraq crisis.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 14, 2014
At least eight people, including a woman and an infant, were injured when a cooking gas cylinder burst in their rented room, police said on Monday.
Tuesday April 1, 2014
Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) price was on Tuesday cut by 4 per cent and that of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) by Rs 100 per cylinder, reflecting global trends.
Friday February 28, 2014
The government had raised the annual cap on supply of cheaper LPG from nine to 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each on January 30. It was inferred this meant one cylinder in a month.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday February 14, 2014
Seven people, including two children, were injured on Friday in three explosions involving a cooking gas cylinder, an LPG pipeline and a refrigerator, the fire service said.
Tuesday January 21, 2014
With Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi pitching strongly for a higher LPG cap, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily today said the Cabinet is likely to consider increasing the quota of subsidised cooking gas cylinders to 12 from nine per household this w...
Friday January 17, 2014
Shortly after he finished speaking, Oil Minister Veerappa Moily announced that it would be done. Two weeks ago, he had said that there was no such proposal to raise the subsidy cap, though several Congress leaders and chief ministers had raised the d...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday January 17, 2014
The government today announced that it would raise the quota of subsidized cooking gas, moments after Rahul Gandhi forcefully raised the demand at a Congress party platform.
Thursday January 2, 2014
There have also been demands to roll back the hike of Rs 220 per cylinder of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG), which customers buy after consuming their quota of nine subsidised cylinders.
Wednesday January 1, 2014
The price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG), which customers buy after consuming their quota of subsidised cylinders, was hiked by a steep Rs 220 per bottle on Wednesday on firming international rates.
Friday December 13, 2013
The government-appointed Kirit Parikh committee suggested an "immediate" hike prices of diesel by Rs 5 a litre, Rs 4 per litre in kerosene and Rs 250 per cylinder in LPG, reduce annual entitlement of subsidised cooking gas cylinder from six from nine...
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.