Price Cut

  • Diesel price may be cut for 1st time in 7 years; Petrol by Re 1 per litre September 9, 2014

    New Delhi: With Brent crude oil prices dipping below $100 per barrel, petrol prices may be cut by Re one a litre and there is also a likelihood of first reduction in diesel rates in seven years. Petrol and diesel rates are due for revision on September 15 and there...
  • Oppo slashes N1 smartphone price by Rs 5,000; now available for Rs 32,990 June 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese handset maker Oppo today said it has slashed the prices of its smartphone N1 by Rs 5,000 to Rs 32,990 and R1 by Rs 2,000. The Oppo N1 is now be available at Rs 32,990 as against the original price of Rs 37,990, a reduction of...
  • Apple's MacBook Air range gets an upgrade; prices reduced by Rs 2,000 April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Refreshing its MacBook Air lineup, Apple has updated its MacBook Airs with new processors and lower prices. The prices of the MacBook Air now start at Rs 65,900; the company has reduced the prices of all its MacBook Airs by Rs 2000. According to the company, MacBook...
  • BlackBerry Z30 price slashed by Rs 5,000, now available for Rs 34,990 March 29, 2014

    New Delhi: BlackBerry slashed price of its latest smartphone Z30 by 12 per cent to Rs 34,990 for a limited period following a good response to earlier discount offer on Z10 handsets. "We have seen a phenomenal response to our initial promotional offer on BlackBerry Z10...
  • After Google, Amazon slashes cloud computing prices March 27, 2014

    San Francisco: Amazon.com Inc will drop prices on most of its cloud computing services starting April 1, the largest US online retailer said on Wednesday, a day after rival Google Inc outlined a major price cut of its own. The price cuts range from 10 per cent to 65 per cent,...
  • Microsoft to cut manufacturer price for Windows by 70 per cent: Report February 23, 2014

    Chicago: Microsoft Corp is reducing the price of Windows 8.1 for manufacturers of low-cost computers and tablets by 70 per cent to compete with cheaper products like Google Inc's Chromebooks, Bloomberg News reported on Saturday, citing sources familiar with the program. Computer makers will be charged $15 to license Windows 8.1...
  • Hero to reduce two-wheeler prices by up to Rs 4,500 February 20, 2014

    Chennai: Country's largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp has decided to cut prices up to five per cent to pass on the benefit of excise duty cut announced by Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram in his interim Budget. "We have decided to pass on the entire benefit of the excise duty...
  • Maruti, Hyundai cut prices after excise duty reduction February 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The country's biggest car makers, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) and Hyundai Motor India, cut prices after excise duty on automobiles was reduced in the Interim Budget. While MSI's price cuts range between Rs 8,502 and Rs 30,984 across its models, Hyundai has slashed prices by between Rs 10,000...
  • Mahindra Reva slashes e2o price by up to Rs 1.7 lakh February 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles, a part of the Mahindra Group, slashed the price of its electric car e2o by up to Rs 1.7 lakh by introducing a scheme under which a consumer pays a rental fee for the battery. "What we are doing with the scheme is bringing...
  • Ford Classic prices slashed by up to Rs 1 lakh January 23, 2014

    Ford India has slashed prices of the Classic sedan and launched it at a starting price of Rs 4.99 lakh ex-Delhi. The new Classic saloon, which is essentially the old-gen Fiesta, will now be Rs 70,000 to Rs 1 lakh cheaper, which repositions the saloon as an entry-level three-box. The...
  • Amazon reduces prices of Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch tablets in India December 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Global online retailer Amazon has reduced the price of its Kindle Fire HD 8.9-inch tablets by up to 18 per cent. The company has priced 32GB Kindle Fire HD 8.9 inch tablet at Rs 21,999 and 16 GB at Rs 17,999, Amazon India said in a statement. Earlier,...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 30, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Veerappa Moily hints at reduction in petrol price in next few days September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Friday hinted at a reduction in price of petrol in next few days, the first cut in rates in over five months. The reduction in rates is likely to be announced by the month end as per the practice of fortnightly revision in...
  • Microsoft slashes Surface RT tablet price by $150 July 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: Microsoft is slashing the price of its Surface RT tablet by $150 as it fights to increase its tiny share of the booming tablet market. The cut brings the price of the Surface RT with 32 gigabytes of memory to $349 without a cover, which also acts as a...
  • 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. ...
  • Petrol price cut by Rs 1 per litre April 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Petrol price were on Monday cut by Rs 1 per litre with effect from midnight, the third reduction in rates in the last four weeks. Earlier in April, the price was reduced by 85 paise per litre. The price cut, which was made possible because of fall in international...
  • Petrol price slashed by Rs 2 per litre from Friday midnight March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: In a surprise cut, petrol price was slashed by Rs 2 per litre, excluding local taxes, with effect from Friday midnight. This is the steepest reduction in petrol rate in the last nine months. While petrol price was cut by Rs 2 per litre, excluding local sales tax or...
  • Apple slashes prices of MacBook Pro by up to Rs 20,000 February 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Apple says it has lowered the price of its 13-inch MacBook Pro laptops and updated its processors. The 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display now starts at Rs 99,900 for 128GB of flash, and Rs 1,14,900 for a new 2.6 GHz processor and 256GB of flash. The former...
  • Petrol price cut by 95 paise, effective from midnight November 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Petrol price was on Thursday cut by 95 paise per litre, the second reduction in rates since October, on account of fall in international oil prices. Following the cut, petrol in Delhi would cost Rs 67.24 a litre from Thursday midnight, down 95 paise from Rs 68.19 a...
  • Re 1 a litre cut in petrol price likely soon November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Petrol price may be cut by as much as Re 1 per litre over the next few days when state-owned oil firms review rates. Petrol prices were last revised on October 27 when they were raised by 29 paise to Rs 68.19 per litre in Delhi following the...
  • Petrol price cut by 56 paise per litre October 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) has cut the price of petrol by 56 paise per litre. The reduction in petrol price has come amid criticism being faced by the UPA government over the hike in diesel prices and cap on subsidised LPG cylinders. Petrol price was last revised on...
  • Petrol price cut by 56 paise per litre October 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) on Monday slashed the price of petrol by 56 paise per litre to be effective from midnight. The reduction in petrol price has come amid criticism being faced by the UPA government over the hike in diesel prices and cap on subsidised LPG...
  • Apple India slashes iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 prices October 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Preparing for the launch of the iPhone 5 in India, Apple has announced a cut in prices of the iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 models. According to an Apple spokesperson, the iPhone 4S 16GB model is now available for Rs 41,400, a reduction of Rs 3,100 from its...
  • Nokia cuts prices of Windows phones September 6, 2012

    Helsinki: Loss-making Finnish cellphone maker Nokia has slashed around 15 per cent off the price of its mid-range Lumia 800 Windows Phone this week and made smaller price cuts on its other Windows models, two industry sources told Reuters on Thursday. Nokia said price cuts were part of its usual business. "Our...
  • Nokia cuts price of flagship Lumia 900 in half July 16, 2012

    New York: Nokia has cut the US price of its flagship smartphone in half, barely three months after its launch, in an effort to stanch losses in market share to rivals such as Apple and Samsung Electronics. The cost of the Lumia 900 Windows phone has been reduced to $49.99 from...
  • Petrol price slashed, scope for further reduction June 29, 2012

    New Delhi: In a major relief for the common man, the petrol prices have been slashed for the second time after the steep hike of Rs 7.54 per litre on May 24. Following the cut, while petrol gets cheaper by Rs 2.46 in the national capital, the price reduces by...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 29, 2012

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Amazon Kindle Fire price may drop to $149 June 18, 2012

    New Delhi: It can be safely said that the only competition faced by Apple's iPad is the 7-inch tablet from Amazon, the Kindle Fire. With the brand set to refresh their lineup by the third quarter of the year, a report by Digitimes states that according to sources, the budget...
  • Delhi: Petrol down by 92 paise, diesel up by 37 paise June 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Petrol price will come down by 92 paise while cost of diesel will go up by 37 paise from midnight Sunday in the capital, with the Delhi government issuing a notification adjusting the Value Added Tax (VAT) on the two fuels. Petrol will cost Rs 70.24 per litre...
  • Petrol prices cut by Rs 2, Oppn says not adequate June 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Petrol prices were slashed by Rs 2 on Saturday, a day before the Anna-Ramdev fast and on a day Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, who asked for a rollback. The timing of the much awaited cut in petrol prices cannot be missed. Sources say that...