Petrol Hike

  • Jayalalithaa slams hike in petrol price 13-09-2013 10:47 PM

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Friday slammed the revision of petrol price by Rs 1.63 and said this would further burden the people suffering from the recent hike of the fuel price. She said people had not "overcome" from the upward revision earlier this month and termed Friday's...
  • Petrol price hiked by 70 paise per litre, diesel by 50 paise per litre 31-07-2013 07:39 PM

    New Delhi: Petrol price was on Wednesday hiked by 70 paise per litre and diesel by 50 paise a litre. The increase in rates, which are excluding local sales tax or VAT, will be effective from midnight tonight. The actual hike will be higher and will vary from city to...
  • Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.55 per litre; marks fourth increase since June 14-07-2013 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: Petrol prices will be hiked by Rs 1.55 per litre with effect from midnight tonight. This is the fourth increase in rates in six weeks, as falling rupee made oil imports costlier. Actual increase will be higher and will vary from city to city depending on local taxes....
  • Petrol price may be hiked by Rs 1 next month 25-12-2011 10:42 AM

    New Delhi: Petrol price may be hiked by about a rupee per litre from next month as the Indian currency has weakened against the US dollar making imports costlier. The rate change may, however, need a political clearance as assembly elections in five crucial states, including Uttar Pradesh and Punjab,...
  • Is the government's decision to hike fuel prices justified?

    Government hiked diesel prices by Rs 3 per litre, LPG has been hiked by Rs 50 per cylinder and kerosene prices by Rs 2 per...
  • UPA govt to debate hiking petrol prices 03-01-2008 09:59 PM

    Dhaka: South African skipper Graeme Smith does not foresee a repeat of the shock 2007 loss to Bangladesh in Saturday's Cricket World Cup game and feels the co-hosts will be under lot of pressure playing before their passionate home crowd. While conceding that the Bangladesh players will be high on...