Tag Archives: Petrol

Keeping a close watch on petrol and diesel prices, says Pradhan

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan remained non-committal on Thursday on cutting excise duty on petrol and diesel, which have touched record highs, saying the government was keeping a close watch on the situation. Petrol price rose to Rs 71.56 per litre in Delhi on Thursday, the highest since August 2014. Rates in Mumbai are almost touching Rs 80. Diesel prices soared ... Read More »

Petrol, Diesel Prices Poised For A Cut. How Much Could You Save

Your visit to a fuel station to fill up petrol or diesel after the 15th of this month may leave you surprised: your bill might be less than you think. Global fuel prices have fallen over the past fortnight while the rupee has remained stable. Oil marketing companies like Indian Oil (IOC) and Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL) have already passed on ... Read More »

Petrol price cut by 74 paisa, diesel by Rs 1.30 a litre

Petrol price was on Friday cut by Rs 0.74 per litre and diesel by Rs 1.30, reversing the 2-month trend of rising rates. Petrol in Delhi will cost Rs 61.13 per litre from midnight as against Rs 61.87 currently, said Indian Oil Corp (IOC), the nation’s largest fuel retailer. Similarly, a litre of diesel will cost Rs 48.01 compared to ... Read More »