Petro Products

  • Police arrests three from petro-product smuggling gang March 13, 2014

    Police on Thursday claimed to have busted a petroleum-product smuggling gang, operating from the Mathura refinery by arresting three of its members. "While three member of the gang have been arrested, fourth one, Fateh Chandra managed to dodge the police. Five hundred and twenty-five litres of petrol and diesel have been...
  • Pranab gaining support on fuel price hike March 3, 2010

    New Delhi: Finance minister Pranab Mukherjee appeared to be closer to winning key political support for his controversial hike in fuel prices despite an uproar that forced the closure of Parliament on Wednesday. Mukherjee's Budget move to raise fuel prices for the first time since July has met with anger from...
  • Fuel price hike will hurt oil marketing Cos March 4, 2010

    New Delhi: For one, it seems that the fuel price hike will have no impact on the oil marketing companies and the duty rejig is likely to further hurt refineries like the IOC. The recent hike in Central excise and restoration of Customs duty that led to an immediate increase...
  • Relax! No fuel price hike today September 1, 2006

    New Delhi: Relax! There will not be any fuel price hike on Friday. Even as the Petroleum Ministry readied for a review of the prices of all petroleum products on Friday, Petroleum Minister Murli Deora said there will not be any hike in fuel prices for now. "We will review oil prices...