Price Hike

  • Kejriwal's charges on gas price hike are baseless: Veerappa Moily 24-03-2014 03:31 PM

    With the Model Code of Conduct in force, the Election Commission on Monday sought details from the Centre regarding gas price hikes. The EC asked whether the Petroleum Ministry wanted permission to fix prices or would notify terms and conditions for it. The EC notice comes after the Aam Aadmi...
  • Will protest if price of CNG is not rolled back: BJP 27-12-2013 02:16 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party took a dig at the Congress over the hike in CNG prices. Party leader Harsh Vardhan said, "BJP will be forced to launch a protest if the prices are not rolled back." CNG or compressed natural gas price in New Delhi was hiked by a steep Rs...
  • Onion price hike engineered by Cong to make money in the election year: BJP 23-10-2013 12:20 PM

    The steep spurt in onion prices have thrown household budgets out of balance and the government has failed to give any clarity on the matter. Meanwhile, the BJP has blamed the Congress for engineering the price hike in an election year. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 22-10-2013 11:34 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on the rejection of Asaram's bail plea 21-09-2013 11:01 PM

    This week on the week that wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on the Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday rejected the bail application of self-styled godman Asaram in the sexual assault case of a 16-year-old girl. Also watch him talk about the Onion price rise and his take on Indian-American Nina Davuluri...
  • Overdrive: Review of Royal Enfield Continental GT 21-09-2013 08:12 PM

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the Royal Enfield Continental GT, all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • 'Onion prices to remain high for at least another month,' say traders 18-09-2013 05:27 PM

    The traders in Delhi say that the retailers are charging Rs 5-10 more. They sat that if the onions are being bought at Rs 55-60 and they are spending Rs 5 on transportation, they have the right to sell at the price it is being sold. They also added that...
  • The govt has failed the people, it needs to be shown its place: BJP 18-09-2013 03:47 PM

    CPI leader D Raja said held the central government responsible for price rise and added that steps must be taken to control the hike. He also added that the government should not be in power if they cannot control the market. BJP leader Nirmala Sitharaman said that the government which...
  • News 360: Onion prices skyrocket, reach Rs 80 per kg 17-09-2013 09:06 PM

    The humble onion is again making the headlines as it touched Rs 80 per kilogram on Tuesday. The rates are likely to remain same for the next few days. The Agriculture Ministry has blamed rains and hoarding by the traders for the short supply and the spike in Onion prices....
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 13-09-2013 11:50 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • TMC takes a dig at the UPA, says reduce work hours to curb corruption 02-09-2013 04:02 PM

    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...
  • Petrol price hike: Citizens voice their concerns 15-06-2013 10:05 PM

    On Saturday, the government hiked petrol price by Rs 2 a litre, the second increase in rates in June alone. ...
  • Diesel price hike will result in inflation, make life difficult: Delhi residents 11-05-2013 09:22 PM

    The diesel price was hiked by 90 paise on Friday. ...
  • No question of rollback of diesel price decision: Veerappa Moily 19-01-2013 12:21 PM

    It appears that partial deregulation of diesel is here to stay, and Oil Minister Veerappa Moily has ruled out the possibility of a rollback in diesel prices. ...
  • Diesel price hike: People vent anger, say it will hit the poor 18-01-2013 10:36 AM

    Oil companies on Friday raised diesel prices by 45 paise per litre after a go ahead from the Centre. Sources say up to 50 paise hike will take place every month. ...
  • Diesel price hike will cover huge subsidies: Congress 18-01-2013 09:40 AM

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh added that ideally there should be no hike in diesel prices and if it is necessary, the hike should be nominal. ...
  • Should oil prices be decided by government or market forces? 17-01-2013 11:44 PM

    The government on Thursday allowed oil companies to increase diesel price by 50 paise per litre every month. ...
  • News 360: Diesel price to go up 50 paise/litre every month 17-01-2013 09:15 PM

    Oil firms allowed to hike diesel price by 50 paise/litre per month as the government makes first move towards diesel decontrol. ...
  • News 360: Govt considers Kelkar panel report, fuel price may be hiked 11-01-2013 09:44 PM

    Petroleum And Natural Gas Minister Veerappa Moily Moily on Friday said that a hike in diesel and LPG prices could be announced soon. ...
  • 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...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 11-11-2011 11:52 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • FTN: Is there a solution to rising petrol prices? 08-11-2011 11:45 PM

    The PM said on Tuesday that despite protests and threats by ally Mamata, there would be no rollback in the petrol price hike. ...
  • Is Mamata arm-twisting the UPA on fuel prices? 08-11-2011 10:10 PM

    Mamata Banerjee has said if prices of LPG or other commodities go up then her party will not stay in the UPA. ...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Mamata Banerjee 08-11-2011 09:47 PM

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that she would pull out of the UPA if prices of LPG and Kerosene were increased. ...
  • Upset over not being consulted: TMC 08-11-2011 08:04 AM

    Trinamool Congress spokesperson Derek O Brien said that the bigger issue is how the TMC was not kept in the loop before the petrol price hike. ...
  • 'Increase agriculture productivity to control inflation' 04-11-2011 02:25 PM

    CNN-IBN is putting forth 3 solutions and its probable impact to control inflation. ...
  • 'The govt has no control over petrol price' 04-11-2011 08:13 AM

    Public criticised the petrol price hike by government, saying the govt has got no control over it and it has become useless. ...
  • 'Petrol price hike causing a lot of problems' 04-11-2011 07:48 AM

    Here's how the aam admi (common man) is reacting to the latest petrol price hike by the Government. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on petrol price hike 18-09-2011 12:14 AM

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about Imran Khan's PIL, Narendra Modi's fast and Nitin Gadkari's wait loss surgery. ...