Petrol

  • After years of struggle govt provides promised petrol pump to martyr's family 3 days ago

    Col. Bhardawaj who is a soldier of very long standing and his son captain Umang Bhardawaj was killed in the J&K operations, has finally got the petrol pump promised by the Govt after running pillar to post for many years. ...
  • BJP's definition of 'good days' coming out now: Congress on price rise July 1, 2014

    The Narendra Modi government is facing criticism for further burdening the common man with another hike in fuel prices. Petrol prices were hiked by Rs 1.69 per litre from midnight. ...
  • India@9 with Bhupendra Chaubey June 30, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Petrol prices hiked by Rs 1.69, diesel up by 50 paise June 30, 2014

    The ongoing crisis in Iraq has paved way to increase in oil prices in India. While petrol price has been hiked by a steep Rs 1.69 per litre, diesel prices has been increased by 50 paise a litre. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 30, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 13, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Petrol consumption can be curtailed by strong public transport system: CPM September 3, 2013

    A day after Oil Ministry proposed time restrictions on petrol pumps, CPM leader Brinda Karat has said that the Petrol consumption can be curtailed by strong public transport system. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 2, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is the government running out of options to control the oil pool deficit? September 2, 2013

    In an attempt to cut oil consumption, the Oil Ministry had on Sunday proposed petrol pumps to be open from 8 am to 8 pm. However, Oil Minister Veerappa Moily took a U-turn on Monday and denied any such proposal after facing criticism from the Opposition and the public. ...
  • The Last Word: What are sensible and silly ways of conserving fuel? September 2, 2013

    In an attempt to cut fuel consumption, the Petroleum Ministry has proposed petrol pumps to be open from 8 am to 8 pm only. Oil Minister Veerappa Moily had earlier written a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Finance Minister P Chidambaram suggesting further hike on fuel prices. ...
  • News 360: No plan to restrict petrol pump timings, says Veerappa Moily September 2, 2013

    Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily does a U-turn on the suggestion of keeping petrol pumps shut from 8 pm to 8 am. Speaking to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Moily said there has been no such proposal. ...
  • CPI criticises Oil Ministry proposal to restrict petrol pump timings, says govt clueless September 2, 2013

    CPI leader D Raja has criticised Oil Ministry proposal to restrict petrol pump timings. He said that the government is clueless and confused. ...
  • Restriction on fuel pumps will lead to adulteration, says petrol sector analyst September 2, 2013

    Petrol sector analyst Narendra Taneja has said that restriction on fuel pumps will lead to adulteration. He said, "There will be chaos in the society, you are creating panic in the market and you'll generate a black market overnight that will lead to adulteration. I don't think it'll be able...
  • SP condemns Oil Ministry proposal to restrict petrol pump timings September 2, 2013

    Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal has condemned the Oil Ministry proposals to restrict petrol pump timings. He said, "If the people need petrol, they will end up buying it during the day time. But this is not a solution and the government should talk to everyone and come up with...
  • TMC takes a dig at the UPA, says reduce work hours to curb corruption September 2, 2013

    TMC MP Derek O'Brien took a jibe at the government over the issue of a proposal of closing the petrol pumps from 8 pm to 8 am, saying that the government should work for only 4 hours instead of 8 hours as that will save billions of dollars that is...
  • More burden on pockets as fuel prices hiked September 1, 2013

    Petrol prices have been hiked by the government by Rs 2.35 and diesel is hiked by 50 paise. The hike comes amid a surge in global oil prices caused by deepening of the Syrian crisis. ...
  • Fuel prices hiked; Petrol dearer by Rs 2.35 per litre, diesel by 50 paise August 31, 2013

    Petrol price was Saturday hiked by a steep Rs 2.35 per litre, the sixth increase in rates in three months, and diesel by 50 paise per litre on falling rupee and firming international oil prices. ...
  • Petrol price hike: Citizens voice their concerns June 15, 2013

    On Saturday, the government hiked petrol price by Rs 2 a litre, the second increase in rates in June alone. ...
  • People happy with the reduction in petrol prices May 1, 2013

    As prices of petrol go down by Rs 3, people say they are happy with the reduction. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 30, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: CBI, Govt face SC wrath over coal scam probe April 30, 2013

    In a damning indictment of the UPA government, the Supreme Court on Tuesday came down hard on the UPA for interfering in the CBI's probe into coal allocations. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey March 16, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. The business empire of Sahara group, tracked and cracked on CNN IBN. The story of mysterious growth leading to possible money laundering. ...
  • 'Partial' shutdown of petrol pumps lead to long queues October 15, 2012

    Petrol pump dealers have declared a partial shutdown across country, starting Monday, in protest against "inadequate" commission payments. The dealers have announced that petrol pumps will be open only from 9 am to 5 pm. This has led to long queues at the pump with the consumers complaining of major...
  • Petrol pumps partial shutdown: Customers narrate ordeal October 15, 2012

    Long queues were seen at the petrol and diesel pumps across the country on Monday as the station owners launched their partial shutdown of pumps, operating only from 9 am to 5 pm, in protest against inadequate commission payments. The pump owners say the move will help them save on manpower...
  • People have welcomed PM's reform measures: Montek September 16, 2012

    The Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission further said that allies like Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee were consulted before pushing for big-ticket reforms like the FDI in multi-brand retail. ...
  • News 360: Diesel dearer by Rs 5; petrol, kerosene untouched September 13, 2012

    The government on Thursday hiked the price of diesel by Rs 5 per litre, to be effective from midnight. The Cabinet Committee of Political Affairs (CCPA), however, decided not to hike the price of kerosene. ...
  • India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 28, 2012

    Catch the top stories of the day on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai....
  • News 360: Petrol prices slashed across country June 28, 2012

    Following the price cut, petrol will be cheaper by Rs 2. 46 in the capital and by Rs 3.13 in Mumbai. ...
  • Petrol prices may come down: Pranab Mukherjee June 8, 2012

    Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that the petrol prices may come down further. ...
  • China's tit-for-tat advisory against travelling in India June 4, 2012

    A day before Foreign Minister SM Krishna's trip, Beijing issued an advisory against travel to India citing protests over the fuel price hike, after New Delhi warned traders against business in Yiwu. ...