Lpg Price

  • Kerala: CPM starts relay hunger strike against price rise 15-01-2014 12:44 PM

    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: Communists stage a walk out over LPG price hike 06-01-2014 01:15 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Left Democratic Front walked out of Kerala Assembly over the price rise of LPG cylinders. From January 15, the CPI (M) is organising satyagrahas in at least 10 centres each in all the 140 assembly constituencies. MLA Thomas Issac presented the notice for adjournment motion and said the...
  • Jayalalithaa slams Centre over LPG price hike 02-01-2014 02:40 PM

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday said people should be given good news on a New Year day instead the Centre has burdened them with another price hike. Jaya slammed the Centre saying that the middle class is already reeling under inflation and it can't pay more...
  • LPG price hiked by Rs 3.46 per cylinder 10-12-2013 04:30 PM

    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...
  • Non-subsidised LPG price cut by Rs 54 per cylinder 30-04-2013 11:35 PM

    New Delhi: The price of non-subsidised LPG cylinders was cut by Rs 54 per bottle on Tuesday. The move came just hours after petrol price was slashed by Rs 3 per litre, effective from midnight. On April 1, the price of non-subsidised cooking gas was reduced by Rs 3 per...
  • Oil companies, not govt, suspended LPG price hike: Moily 03-11-2012 12:39 PM

    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...
  • 'Oil Ministry communication led to LPG price hike reversal' 02-11-2012 09:27 AM

    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 02-11-2012 07:34 AM

    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...
  • Diesel, LPG prices unlikely to be hiked 18-11-2011 06:33 PM

    New Delhi: Already at the receiving end of political backlash after the petrol price revision, the government is not looking at raising prices for now of subsidised diesel, kerosene and cooking LPG despite oil PSUs losing a record Rs 360 crore per day. A top oil ministry official said it...
  • Oil Min calls for EGoM meet on fuel price hike 02-11-2011 02:31 PM

    New Delhi: Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy on Wednesday called for a meeting of the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) to decide on revising the prices of diesel and LPG. "I have asked for a meeting of the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM)," Reddy told reporters after a meeting with...
  • Manipur economic blockade enters day 90 30-10-2011 11:03 AM

    Imphal: Manipur continues to suffer as the economic blockade entered its 90th day on Sunday. Essential commodities have been in short supply for the last three months and this has pushed prices up sharply. An LPG cylinder costs over Rs 2,000 while petrol has touched Rs 140 rupees per litre....
  • Manipur: Committee to intensify economic blockade 25-10-2011 03:40 PM

    Imphal: The Sadar Hills District Demand Committee (SHDDC), spearheading economic blockade on Manipur portion of two national Highways since August 1, have announced plans of intensifying the blockades after failure of talks with the Manipur government. The SHDDC would intensify the ongoing economic blockades on National Highway 39 (Imphal-Dimapur-Guwahati) and...
  • Manipur blockade: Mary Kom forced to cook on firewood 01-10-2011 07:29 AM

    Mary Kom the World Boxing champion is forced to cook on firewood as Manipur faces an acute shortage of cooking gas due to the 62-day economic blockade. ...
  • Blockade cripples Manipur, petrol costs Rs 140/lt 30-09-2011 08:43 PM

    Imphal: Manipur has almost been brought to standstill and has been so for the last two months. Two national highways have been blocked for 62 days over the demand for a separate hill district. The average Manipuri is facing an acute shortage of fuel and essential items. Petrol now costs...
  • Manipur: LPG at Rs 2000, petrol Rs140/lt 30-09-2011 08:05 AM

    New Delhi: The situation in Manipur is worsening as the highway blockade by tribal groups enters its 3rd month. The prices of fuel are spiralling with an LPG cylinder costing about Rs 2000 while petrol is being sold at Rs 140 per litre. This is due to the blockade of...
  • Petrol price had to be increased: RPN Singh 17-09-2011 08:01 AM

    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 16-09-2011 02:19 PM

    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 16-09-2011 02:07 PM

    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 16-09-2011 01:12 PM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi to CNN-IBN that he will seek a roll back of petrol prices. ...