Lpg Price Hike

  • Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 16.50 per cylinder; ATF by 0.6 pc July 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was on Tuesday hiked by Rs 16.50 per cylinder and that of jet fuel by over half-a-per cent after international oil prices surged due to the ongoing Iraq crisis. The increase in rates of non-subsidised LPG and ATF accompanies the Rs 1.69...
  • Kerala: CPM starts relay hunger strike against price rise January 15, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: The main opposition CPI (M) has began a fast in about 1,400 centres across Kerala protesting against the price hike of LPG and other essential commodities. Near general hospital in the state capital Thiruvananthapuram, it was TN Seema MP who held the fast. The party has not given a...
  • Kerala: Shutdown to protest against rise in LPG prices January 3, 2014

    Hotels and restaurants have been shutdown in protest against rise in LPG prices. The Kerala hotels, restaurants association and Bakers association said that this is only a one day strike, but their agitation could intensify. ...
  • LPG price hiked by Rs 3.46 per cylinder December 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Domestic cooking gas (LPG) price was on Tuesday hiked by Rs 3.46 per cylinder after the government raised the commission paid to dealers by over 9 per cent. "The commission paid to dealers has been increased by Rs 3.46 per 14.2-kg cylinder to Rs 40.71. Consequently, retail selling price of...
  • Diesel prices up by 45 paise per litre from today January 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The government on Thursday took the first major step towards the deregulation of diesel prices saying oil companies will be allowed to decide the prices and hike the prices in small amounts from time to time. Oil companies have raised diesel prices by 45 paise per litre after a...
  • PM likely to take a call on diesel, LPG price hike today: sources January 17, 2013

    New Delhi: A decision on raising diesel and LPG prices is expected on Thursday. Sources have told CNN-IBN that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is expected to take a call on raising diesel and LPG prices at the cabinet meet on Thursday. The Cabinet Committee of Political Affairs has to approve the...
  • Cong Core Committee to meet to take a call on fuel price hike January 11, 2013

    New Delhi: After the railway fare hike, the government is all set to raise diesel and cooking gas rates. The Congress Core group will meet in the national capital on Friday to take a final call. CNN-IBN has learnt that a hike of Rs 4.50 per litre in diesel prices...
  • Govt set to raise diesel price by Rs 4.50/litre January 10, 2013

    New Delhi: After announcing a hike in railway fares, the government is now set to take a tough decision on raising fuel prices as early as this week or next week. A hike of Rs 4.50 per litre in diesel prices and that of Rs 100 per cylinder for LPG...
  • Diesel price may be hiked by Rs 2 per litre, say sources January 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has warned that the government must raise diesel, kerosene and cooking gas prices in a phased manner as India's fuel prices are well below international prices. Sources have told Network 18 that the government may consider hiking diesel prices by Rs 2 to 3...
  • Oil companies, not govt, suspended LPG price hike: Moily November 3, 2012

    After the government put on hold the Rs 26.50 hike on non-subsidised LPG cylinders, Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily said it was the oil companies' decision and not the ministry's, as had been reported. The minister further added that the public sector oil firms will take a call on raising the cap...
  • 'Oil Ministry communication led to LPG price hike reversal' November 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Sources on Friday said that it was a communication by the Oil Ministry that led to a reversal of the price hike on non-subsidised LPG cylinders. The government on Thursday had hiked the prices of non-subsidised cooking gas by Rs 26.50 to Rs 922, up from Rs 895.50....
  • Rs 26.50 price hike on LPG put on hold November 2, 2012

    New Delhi: In some relief to the people, the government has decided to put on hold its Rs 26-hike on non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG), which consumers buy beyond the cheaper quota of six cylinders. On Thursday, the government announced its decision to hike the prices which would have raised the...
  • Very bad, very sad: Mamata on LPG price hike October 7, 2012

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Saturday expressed her unhappiness over the central government's decision to hike the price of cooking gas by over Rs 11. "Do you know, how many times prices have been increased, affecting the interest of the common people during UPA-II?...
  • Govt hikes LPG price by Rs 11.42 per cylinder October 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The government on Saturday hiked the prices of LPG by Rs 11.42 per cylinder, saying that this was done to raise the dealers' commission. The gas dealers had reportedly wanted a single price and commission of Rs 65 per cylinder, the same as on commercial cylinders. The National Federation...
  • Petrol price had to be increased: RPN Singh September 17, 2011

    Minister of State for Petroleum, RPN Singh told CNN-IBN that the petrol price hike will be rolled back, only if global oil prices come down. ...
  • Price hike will have cascading impact: Brinda Karat September 16, 2011

    CPI (M) leader Brinda Karat slammed the Trinamool Congress saying that if they were honest and not just political grandstanding, they should take a decision that they are against the deregulation of prices and demand a reversal of it. ...
  • Middle class faces brunt of price hike: Elangovan September 16, 2011

    DMK leader TKS Elangovan said that he was against the any rise in the LPG as it will affect the lower middle class and poor class. ...
  • Want Govt to roll back price hike: Dinesh Trivedi September 16, 2011

    Speaking to CNN-IBN Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi to CNN-IBN that he will seek a roll back of petrol prices. ...
  • TMC to attend EGoM meet on LPG prices today September 16, 2011

    New Delhi: After another hike in fuel prices, an extra LPG cylinder could cost you about Rs 710. An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) led by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will be meeting on Friday to discuss this. The EGoM will be taking up the recommendations of the task force on...