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  • Government to change laws to permit cars to run on different fuels: Nitin Gadkari July 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Government will make necessary changes in law and bring it on par with international standards to enable cars, especially those running on bio-fuels, to ply on Indian roads, Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said. He said that the government will try to introduce the changes in the...
  • Maruti launches CNG variant of Celerio car at Rs 4.68 lakh May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India today launched a CNG variant of its latest compact car 'Celerio', priced at Rs 4.68 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The CNG-powered 'Celerio Green' will be available with manual transmission in VXi trim, MSI said in a statement. ...
  • CNG price in Delhi hiked by Rs 2.95 a kg; PNG Re 1 per unit May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: CNG price in the national capital was on Friday hiked by Rs 2.95 per kg and piped cooking gas by Re 1 due to a rise in input cost. Compressed Natural Gas, or CNG, whose price was last cut by a steep Rs 14.90 per kg in February, will...
  • Gas price hike: EC takes note of AAP plea, seeks details from Centre March 24, 2014

    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 Aam...
  • Veerappa Moily writes to PM, justifies RIL's high gas rates February 24, 2014

    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 wrote...
  • SC notice to Centre, four states on increasing air pollution in NCR February 10, 2014

    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 Patnaik,...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Delhi: No cut in auto, bus fares after reduction in CNG price February 7, 2014

    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 February 7, 2014

    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 the...
  • LS polls: UPA plans several populist measure to woo voters February 3, 2014

    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 diesel...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 3, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Rahul Gandhi backs Northeast students, assures strict action February 3, 2014

    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 February 3, 2014

    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 oath,...
  • After raising LPG cylinder cap, government cuts CNG, PNG prices February 3, 2014

    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 January 29, 2014

    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 January 29, 2014

    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 January 13, 2014

    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 at...
  • CNG price may rise by steep Rs 8 per kg from April January 13, 2014

    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 at...
  • Delhi: Autorickshaw drivers protest outside Moily's residence December 29, 2013

    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 December 27, 2013

    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...
  • AAP played a role in CNG price hike, says BJP December 27, 2013

    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 officials...
  • We will see if the CNG price hike can be rolled back, says Arvind Kejriwal December 27, 2013

    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 back....
  • Will protest if price of CNG is not rolled back: BJP December 27, 2013

    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 December 27, 2013

    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 December 26, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Suhasini Haidar on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Court rejects Zakia's petition against clean chit to Modi December 26, 2013

    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 December 26, 2013

    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. CNG...
  • Government orders sale of gas at uniform price to city CNG projects November 19, 2013

    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, imported...
  • Delhi petrol pump outlets to close on Oct 28 to protest VAT October 14, 2013

    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 in...