CNG

  • Gas price hike: EC takes note of AAP plea, seeks details from Centre 24-03-2014 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: With the Model Code of Conduct in force, the Election Commission on Monday sought details from the Centre regarding gas price hikes. The EC asked whether the Petroleum Ministry wanted permission to fix prices or would notify terms and conditions for it. The EC notice comes after the...
  • Veerappa Moily writes to PM, justifies RIL's high gas rates 24-02-2014 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: Oil Minister Veerappa Moily has justified the high gas rates that Reliance Industries Limited is charging the government for CNG. Moily wrote to the Prime Minister saying that gas fields will not be available if the prices are lowered. Moily's response came hours after the Aam Aadmi Party...
  • SC notice to Centre, four states on increasing air pollution in NCR 10-02-2014 10:51 PM

    New Delhi: Taking note of ever-growing vehicular traffic contributing to toxic air pollution in Delhi, the Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the central and four state governments on the plea seeking direction for steps to effectively reduce air pollution in the NCR. The green bench of Justice AK...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-02-2014 10:40 PM

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  • Delhi: No cut in auto, bus fares after reduction in CNG price 07-02-2014 10:16 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Friday ruled out any cut in autorickshaw and bus fares in the coming days despite a steep reduction of Rs 14.90 per kg in CNG price in the national capital, even as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced annual revision of auto fares based on...
  • Delhi: CNG prices cut by Rs 14.90/kg, piped cooking gas by Rs 5/unit 07-02-2014 06:41 PM

    New Delhi: CNG price in the national capital was on Friday cut by a steep Rs 14.90 per kg and cooking gas piped into kitchens by Rs 5 per unit with effect from midnight tonight. Compressed Natural Gas, or CNG, will cost Rs 35.20 per kg from Saturday as against...
  • LS polls: UPA plans several populist measure to woo voters 03-02-2014 11:14 PM

    New Delhi: The UPA government has planned several populist measures in order to woo voters ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. The first step towards it was made when the Centre slashed CNG prices by 30 per cent and piped cooking gas prices by 20 per cent. CNN-IBN learnt that...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 03-02-2014 10:35 PM

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  • News 360: Rahul Gandhi backs Northeast students, assures strict action 03-02-2014 09:05 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday met Northeast students at Jantar Mantar in Delhi in the backdrop of the death of a 19-year-old boy from Arunachal Pradesh. Students from Northeast have been protesting at Jantar Mantar and demanding justice for Nido Taniam who was allegedly beaten up by shop...
  • Kejriwal takes credit for 20 per cent cut in Delhi CNG prices 03-02-2014 01:43 PM

    New Delhi: Soon after the Oil Ministry slashed CNG prices in Delhi by 20 per cent, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took credit for the Central government's move. Kejriwal congratulated Delhiites on Twitter over the reduction in CNG price in the national capital. "Congrats delhiites. Just a day before i took...
  • After raising LPG cylinder cap, government cuts CNG, PNG prices 03-02-2014 01:14 PM

    New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas on Monday announced a 20 per cent reduction in CNG prices in Delhi. While the CNG prices will be reduced by about Rs 15 per kg, the prices of piped natural gas will also be reduced by about Rs 5...
  • AAP government files contempt petition against Centre on CNG 29-01-2014 08:31 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi's AAP government on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court challenging Centre's CNG gas distribution policy, saying it deprived the national capital of the natural resource leading to increase in its price. Moving a contempt petition against the Director and Secretary of Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, the...
  • AAP more interested in autorickshaws than environment: Sunita Narain 29-01-2014 12:36 PM

    Environmentalists have criticised the Aam Admi Party (AAP) government in Delhi after a study found that it is the world's most polluted city, ahead even of Beijing. Environmentalist Sunita Narain has alleged that the Delhi government is doing nothing to put pollution checks in place. ...
  • CNG price may rise by steep Rs 8 per kg from April 13-01-2014 06:15 PM

    Close on the heels of the biggest-ever increase of Rs 4.50 per kg, the cost of CNG may go up by a steep Rs 8 per kg from April 1 when natural gas prices will almost double. The government on Friday notified the pricing of all domestically produced natural gas...
  • CNG price may rise by steep Rs 8 per kg from April 13-01-2014 04:54 PM

    Close on the heels of the biggest-ever increase of Rs 4.50 per kg, the cost of CNG may go up by a steep Rs 8 per kg from April 1 when natural gas prices will almost double. The government on Friday notified the pricing of all domestically produced natural gas...
  • Delhi: Autorickshaw drivers protest outside Moily's residence 29-12-2013 06:44 PM

    New Delhi: Autorickshaw drivers on Sunday held a protest outside the residence of Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily, demanding immediate rollback of the hike in CNG prices. The demonstrators, some of whom were wearing Aam Aadmi caps, reached Moily's Tughlak Lane residence this afternoon, raising slogans and demanded roll back...
  • Kejriwal to take oath as Delhi CM, faces hurdle on water, power front 27-12-2013 09:28 PM

    New Delhi: Even as Aam Aadmi Party National Convener Arvind Kejriwal takes oath as the Delhi Chief Minister on Saturday at Ramlila Maidan, a lot of expectations of the 'aam aadmi' lie on his shoulders. With a steep hike of 4.50 per kg in CNG price, Kejriwal is already facing...
  • AAP played a role in CNG price hike, says BJP 27-12-2013 05:07 PM

    Accusing AAP of having a role in CNG price hike, BJP on Friday said that party workers and MLAs would be forced to start a mass-level protest if the increase was not rolled back at the earliest. "Last night CNG prices were raised by Rs 4.50. I cannot believe that...
  • We will see if the CNG price hike can be rolled back, says Arvind Kejriwal 27-12-2013 04:36 PM

    Delhi's Chief Minister-designate Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday that he will try to get the CNG price hike rolled back, and hinted at a hike in auto rickshaw fare if the rollback was not possible. "Give me two days, we will see if the CNG price hike can be rolled...
  • Will protest if price of CNG is not rolled back: BJP 27-12-2013 02:16 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party took a dig at the Congress over the hike in CNG prices. Party leader Harsh Vardhan said, "BJP will be forced to launch a protest if the prices are not rolled back." CNG or compressed natural gas price in New Delhi was hiked by a steep Rs...
  • Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal questions timing of the CNG price hike 27-12-2013 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: A day after the CNG price was hiked by Rs 4.5, Delhi's Chief Minister designate Arvind Kejriwal questioned the timing of the hike and assured that he will look for the reason for the same. "I will look at the files and see as to why the CNG...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Suhasini Haidar 26-12-2013 11:24 PM

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  • News 360: Court rejects Zakia's petition against clean chit to Modi 26-12-2013 09:22 PM

    In a major relief to Narendra Modi, a metropolitan court on Thursday rejected the protest petition filed by Zakia Jafri, wife of a former Congress MP, against the clean chit given to him and others by the Special Investigation Team in the 2002 Gujarat riots. ...
  • Delhi: CNG price hiked by Rs 4.50 per kg, PNG by Rs 5.15 per kg 26-12-2013 06:09 PM

    CNG or compressed natural gas price in New Delhi was hiked by a steep Rs 4.50 per kg on Thursday, the second increase in rates in three months. Also, the price of cooking gas piped to kitchens has been increased by Rs 5.15 per kg with effect from midnight tonight....
  • Government orders sale of gas at uniform price to city CNG projects 19-11-2013 04:34 PM

    After a rap from the Gujarat High Court, the government has decided to allot natural gas at a uniform price to retailers of the fuel in different cities. Presently, cheaper domestically produced gas is mostly allocated to firms in Delhi and Mumbai for sale to automobiles and households, while costlier,...
  • Delhi petrol pump outlets to close on Oct 28 to protest VAT 14-10-2013 11:03 PM

    Petrol pump operators in the national capital, on Monday, said they will shut their fuel outlets for a day on October 28 in protest against the Delhi government's refusal to reduce value added tax (VAT). VAT on diesel in Delhi is 12.5 per cent compared with about 9 per cent...
  • Tata launches CNG-powered Nano eMax at Rs 2.52 lakh 08-10-2013 03:27 PM

    Tata has launched new CNG version of the Nano, monikered the Nano eMax in India. The Tata Nano eMax has been launched at a price of Rs 2.52lakh, ex-Mumbai. The Nano eMax was first unveiled at Tata's Horizonext event held in June this year. The Nano eMax is powered by...
  • Petrol price may come down by up to Rs 1.50/litre 12-09-2013 03:55 PM

    New Delhi: Petrol prices may be cut by as much as Rs 1-1.50 per litre next week on falling international oil rates and appreciating rupee but a one-time hike in diesel and possibly LPG rates is still on the cards. Oil Secretary Vivek Rae said the issue of a one-time...
  • Delhi BJP demands rollback of hike in gas prices 08-09-2013 07:16 PM

    New Delhi:The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the national capital on Sunday threatened to launch an agitation against the Congress government if it does not roll back the hike in prices of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and Piped Natural Gas (PNG). The price of CNG was hiked by Rs.3.70 per...