Diesel Price Hike

  • Government planning higher dose of diesel prices 09-01-2014 10:19 PM

    New Delhi: The government is planning a higher dose of diesel prices to cut the fuel subsidy bill, Petroleum Secretary Vivek Rae said in New Delhi on Thursday. "We are circulating the Kirit Parikh report for inter-ministerial consultation. The suggestions for higher dose of diesel price would be part of...
  • Petrol prices hiked by 75 paise, diesel prices by 50 paise 03-01-2014 06:36 PM

    New Delhi: Petrol price was on Friday hiked by 75 paise and diesel by 50 paise a litre as rise in global oil rates and fall in rupee value increased the cost of production. The hikes, effective midnight tonight, are excluding local sales tax or VAT and actual increase will...
  • Jayalalithaa slams diesel price hike, demands roll back 01-10-2013 12:37 PM

    Decrying the hike in diesel prices as "unjustified" action, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday demanded its roll back and withdrawal of powers granted to oil companies to regulate fuel prices. "There was no justification to resort to diesel price hike when the prices of crude oil in...
  • Rs 5/L diesel price hike unlikely as rupee gains: Sources 11-09-2013 04:36 PM

    New Delhi: The steep Rs 5 per litre diesel price hike sought earlier to foot the heavy import bill may not be required due to the recovery in the rupee, the Oil Ministry sources told CNBC-TV18's Nayantara Rai. Instead, the ministry is likely to seek a one-time Rs 3-4 per...
  • India eyes diesel price rise, fuel consumption curbs 07-09-2013 09:27 AM

    India may announce more measures to curb fuel consumption later this month and raise diesel prices by close to 10 percent soon in a bid to cut the biggest item in its import bill and support the rupee, government officials said. The world's fourth-biggest energy user is considering a Rs...
  • Diesel under-recovery rises sharply to Rs.12.12/litre 02-09-2013 06:51 PM

    New Delhi:The under-recovery, or revenue loss, applicable on diesel for the first fortnight effective Sep 1 has been pegged sharply upwards at Rs.12.12 per litre, the petroleum ministry said on Monday. This compares to the under-recovery of Rs.10.22 per litre during the second fortnight of August 2013. "In the case...
  • Petrol price hiked by Rs 2.35 per litre, diesel by 50 p 31-08-2013 06:40 PM

    New Delhi: Petrol price was Saturday hiked by a steep Rs 2.35 per litre, the sixth increase in rates in three months, and diesel by 50 paise per litre on falling rupee and firming international oil prices. The increase in rates, which will be effective from Saturday midnight, are excluding...
  • Diesel price hike will result in inflation, make life difficult: Delhi residents 11-05-2013 09:22 PM

    The diesel price was hiked by 90 paise on Friday. ...
  • No question of rollback of diesel price decision: Veerappa Moily 19-01-2013 12:21 PM

    It appears that partial deregulation of diesel is here to stay, and Oil Minister Veerappa Moily has ruled out the possibility of a rollback in diesel prices. ...
  • Diesel price hike: People vent anger, say it will hit the poor 18-01-2013 10:36 AM

    Oil companies on Friday raised diesel prices by 45 paise per litre after a go ahead from the Centre. Sources say up to 50 paise hike will take place every month. ...
  • Diesel price hike will cover huge subsidies: Congress 18-01-2013 09:40 AM

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh added that ideally there should be no hike in diesel prices and if it is necessary, the hike should be nominal. ...
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