17 May 2016
New Delhi: Petrol price was yesterday hiked by 83 paisa a litre and diesel by Rs 1.26 per litre, the second increase in rates this month.
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Biju Janata Dal yesterday questioned the hike in petrol and diesel prices saying increasing the rates based on rupee-dollar value basis was not fair and demanded its immediate withdrawal.
05 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Petrol price was yesterday hiked by Rs 2.19 a litre and diesel by 98 paise per litre.
01 Oct 2016
New Delhi: Petrol price was on Friday hiked by 36 paise a litre, the third increase in two months, but that of diesel was cut by 7 paise per litre in line with international trends.
17 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Petrol price was hiked today by Rs 3.07 a litre, reversing its 3-month declining trend, while diesel rates went up by Rs 1.90 per litre.
24 May 2012
The government is all set to face a united Opposition onslaught on petrol price hike and price spiral as efforts are on to forge a larger political consensus for Bharat Bandh on the issue on May 31.
02 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Government today hiked excise duty on petrol by Rs 0.37 per litre and by Rs 2 a litre on diesel, the second increase in duties in just over two weeks, to mop up a little less than Rs 4,400 crore.
16 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Amid the recent fluctuation in global oil prices, state-run Indian Oil Corp (IOC) late on Thursday moved in contradictory ways on transport fuels, increasing the price of petrol by 58 paise a litre and decreasing diesel by 31 paise per litre effective from midnight -- both at Delhi, with corresponding changes in other states.
31 May 2012
Road blockades and dharnas marked the bandh called by NDA and Left parties to protest the steep hike in petrol prices in Andhra Pradesh Thursday.
31 May 2012
The movement of trains and commercial vehicles was hit in several parts of Odisha Thursday as the shutdown against the hike in petrol prices, called by various parties, including the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD), came into effect.