Friday, March 1, 2024

Topic: Fuel price hike

Union govt cuts excise duty on petrol by Rs 8, diesel by Rs 6

The Union government on Saturday reduced the Central excise duty on petrol by Rs 8 per litre and that on diesel by Rs 6 per litre.

Chaos in Parliament after petrol, diesel prices hiked for 12th time in two weeks

Opposition members staged protests over the hike in prices of petroleum products and essential commodities in the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on Monday.

Petrol, diesel prices increased for the 10th time in 12 days

Fuel prices were hiked again on Saturday for the tenth time in 12 days. Since March 22, petrol and diesel rates have increased by Rs 7.20 per litre.

7th hike in 8 days: Petrol, diesel prices rise again

Petrol price on Tuesday was hiked by 80 paise a litre and diesel by 70 paise, taking the total increase in rates in the last one week to ₹4.80 per litre.

Petrol, diesel prices increased again, fifth such hike in six days

Petrol and diesel prices were increased again on Sunday, the fifth such hike in six days.

‘Life is getting harder’; What Delhi people say about price hikes?

Hira Singh, 42, has been driving autorickshaw in the national capital Delhi for 25 years now. After having migrated from his ancestral village in Uttar Pradesh to Delhi, he has been moving around the city all his young age - trying different jobs, and settling on one.