Press Trust of India | Thursday December 1, 2016
LPG rates were last hiked on November 1 by Rs 2.05 per cylinder.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 29, 2016
All domestically produced liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) should necessarily be sold to PSUs for subsidised sale to consumers.
Press Trust of India | Sunday November 27, 2016
Reliance Industries has sought access to the India's longest LPG pipeline that Indian Oil Corp (IOC) is laying from Gujarat to Gorakhpur in eastern Uttar Pradesh to cater to the growing demand for cooking gas in the country.
Thomson Reuters | Thursday November 10, 2016
Cooking gas or liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sales increased 10.3 percent to 1.86 million tonnes, while naphtha sales surged 4.8 percent to 1.11 million tonnes.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 1, 2016
The price of subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was hiked by over Rs 2 per cylinder, the sixth increase in rates in five months, while that of jet fuel was raised by a steep 7.3 per cent in step with global trends.
Monday October 31, 2016
After Monday's revision, a 14.2-kg cylinder of non-subsidised LPG will retail at Rs 529.50 in Delhi, as against Rs 492 earlier, Indian Oil Corporation said on its website.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 24, 2016
Stressing the need to complete public projects in a time-bound manner and within specified budget, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his government is committed to deliver cooking gas connection to all within the next three years.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 23, 2016
Currently, public sector retailers Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum control retail LPG market, selling cooking gas in 5-kg, 14.2-kg and 19-kg cylinders.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 12, 2016
Indian Oil plans to import LPG at Kandla in Gujarat and move it through the 1,987 kilometer pipeline to Gorakhpur via Ahmedabad (in Gujarat), Ujjain, Bhopal (in Madhya Pradesh), Kanpur, Allahabad, Varanasi and Lucknow (in Uttar Pradesh).
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 4, 2016
The government has made Aadhaar mandatory for availing cooking gas (LPG) subsidies but has given two months grace period for citizens to get the unique identification number.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 4, 2016
The government currently gives 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each at subsidised rates per household in a year. The subsidy on every cylinder is transferred in advance directly into bank accounts of individuals, who then buy the cooking fuel at market rates.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 30, 2016
In a drive against hotels, restaurants and roadside food stalls flouting civic norms, the BMC has seized about 3,405 illegal LPG cylinders after raiding a total of 26,270 eateries in Mumbai in last seven months.
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 1, 2016
The price of subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was hiked by about Rs 2 per cylinder, third increase since July, while the jet fuel price was cut by 3.8 per cent.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 15, 2016
About 50 lakh free cooking gas (LPG) connections have been provided to poor households in the last 100 days and the target of 5 crore is expected to be achieved well before the 3-year schedule, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today.
Jammu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 8, 2016
Nine members of a family were injured in a cooking gas cylinder explosion here on Monday, police said.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 1, 2016
Subsidised cooking gas (LPG) price was on Monday hiked by Rs 1.93 per cylinder, the second increase in rates in one month as the government looked at monthly increases to cut down subsidies.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 30, 2016
Residents of Assam and Meghalaya would not be required to submit Aadhar card for getting benefits under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 24, 2016
All DBT or Direct Benefit Transfers will be linked to Aadhaar by the end of the current calendar year.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 20, 2016
In face of a report by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) drilling holes into subsidy savings made on LPG, the government on Wednesday asserted that over Rs 21,000 crore was indeed saved in two years by directly transferring subsidy to user bank accounts.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Sunday July 10, 2016
Two months ago, the busiest corner in Seema Devi's house in this UP village was the place where chulha or the wooden stove was kept. It's in this part of her dwelling that she cooked at least three meals a day for her family of six using firewood and cowdung. But now things have changed for better.
Press Trust of India | Friday July 1, 2016
Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) price was today hiked by 5.5 per cent for the fifth month in a row, but that of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was cut by Rs 11 per cylinder, in line with global trends.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 27, 2016
In a bid to push clean energy, the Centre has asked states and UTs to set up one lakh biogas plants of one to six cubic meter capacity this fiscal, which will save 21.90 lakh LPG cylinders every year.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 21, 2016
A number of such measures have been mooted by the tax department, to be undertaken this financial year, in order to curb the menace of large-scale tax avoidance and evasion.
Ameya Naik | Monday October 10, 2016
When it comes to alternate fuels, India continues to rely more on LPG and CNG instead of electric energy. However, that hasn't dampened the car manufacturers' hopes in India, as they have anyway gone ahead and introduced vehicles which are clean and green. Here is a list of the top 5 hybrid/electric cars available in India.
NDTV Profit Team | Wednesday June 1, 2016
A number of goods and services cost more from today, with some Budget proposals kicking in. In a double whammy for the common man, the prices of several essentials are also up, following a sharp rebound in global commodity prices.
NDTV Profit Team | Wednesday June 1, 2016
The prices of petrol, diesel, jet fuel and non-subsidized LPG cylinder have been raised sharply following an increase in global oil rates.
Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2016
Auction of coal blocks being done will bring Rs 3.45 lakh crore to the country's kitty and Rs 36,500 crore would be saved on account of checking leakages through the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme for LPG subsidy, the government said on Sunday.
India News | Written by Rahul Shrivastava | Tuesday May 10, 2016
With more than a billion people in the world's largest biometric database, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spent two hours on a review of the performance of the Aadhaar welfare reform scheme, and a twin policy that allows cash to be deposited directly in the bank accounts of those entitled to subsidies.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 4, 2016
Government has saved over Rs 21,000 crore in cooking gas LPG subisdy in the last two financial years as paying the dole directly into bank accounts of actual users helped eliminate duplicate connections as well as diversions, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 4, 2016
Government has saved over Rs 21,000 crore in cooking gas LPG subisdy in the last two financial years as paying the dole directly into bank accounts of actual users helped eliminate duplicate connections as well as diversions, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday.