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.
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.
05 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Petrol price was yesterday hiked by Rs 2.19 a litre and diesel by 98 paise per litre.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
16 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Price of petrol was today cut by Rs 1 a litre and diesel by Rs 2 per litre, the fourth reduction in rates since July. Petrol will now cost Rs 60.09 a litre in Delhi from midnight as compared to Rs 61.09 a litre currently, said Indian Oil Corp (IOC). The price of diesel will cost Rs 50.27 per litre as against Rs 52.27.
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.