Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 11, 2013
After the Friday hike in fuel prices by the central government, petrol is now cheaper than diesel in this western Indian state.
Saturday May 11, 2013
Oil marketing companies outperformed the broader markets on Saturday after state-run oil companies hiked diesel prices by 90 paise per litre on Friday.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 10, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday described as unjust the latest hike in diesel prices as she slammed the Centre with having failed to take steps to control skyrocketing prices and "scams in all departments."
Saturday May 11, 2013
This is the fourth hike in diesel prices since January when the government permitted state-run oil companies to hike the price of the fuel by 45-50 paise per litre per month.
Tuesday May 7, 2013
State road transport corporations will have to raise fares by over 18 per cent to make up for the recent diesel price deregulation, according to India Ratings & Research said on Tuesday.
Tuesday April 30, 2013
Oil firms review the price of petrol every two weeks. While petrol is deregulated and the price is market determined, the government still controls the price of diesel, and allows only minor revisions.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 26, 2013
Transporters body All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) on Tuesday warned 75 lakh trucks and 40 lakh buses will stop plying from April 1 if demands, including withdrawal of hike in diesel prices and rollback of hike in third party insurance prem...
Saturday March 23, 2013
The hike comes barely a week after the oil companies had reduced the price of petrol by Rs 2 per litre.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 21, 2013
Truckers all over the country have threatened to go on strike from April 1 against hike in third party insurance premium, partial de-control of diesel prices and anti-dumping duty on import of tyres.
Press Trust of India | Sunday March 10, 2013
The burden of any future hike in diesel prices will not be passed on passengers and the government can even consider withdrawing the ticket surcharge if prices of the fuel come down, Union Railway Minister P K Bansal has said.
Wednesday March 6, 2013
Diesel price for bulk consumers like the Railways and power plants has been hiked by up to Rs 1.25 per litre, while the rate for non-subsidised LPG has been cut by Rs 37.5 per cylinder.
Friday March 1, 2013
This is the second hike in over two weeks, after the companies had on February 15 increased the price of the fuel by Rs 1.50, and diesel by 45 paise.
Wednesday February 27, 2013
Auto stocks were the worst performers in trade on Wednesday amid concerns of excise duty hike on diesel vehicles and large cars in the Budget announcement due on Thursday.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 26, 2013
Rail Budget 2013: Railways today hiked freight rates for moving diesel and cooking fuels by almost 8 per cent, a move that may result in marginal hike in retail fuel prices.
Tuesday February 26, 2013
Railways today hiked freight rates for moving diesel and cooking fuels by almost 8 per cent, a move that may result in marginal hike in retail fuel prices.