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Petrol, diesel prices cut by 9 paise per litre on Saturday

Faux Pas: Petrol, diesel prices cut by one paisa, not 60 paise

NEW DELHI: Petrol and diesel prices were on Wednesday cut by one paisa per litre each, the first reduction after 16 days of relentless price hikes. But the marginal decline had its share of excitement with state-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) first announcing a reduction of 60 paise-the biggest since daily price revision was introduced

No free ‘gas chulhas’ to BPL families under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala scheme

Kusum Arora Jalandhar, September 24 In a big setback to women under Below Poverty Line (BPL), Punjab Finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal has done away with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana in the state.Among the first decisions during the current fiscal year, Manpreet Badal after assuming the charge of Finance Minister

Fuel demand in India raised 1 percent in July

Fuel demand in India raised 1 percent in July

Fuel demand in India raised 1 percent in July. The country’s fuel demand grew by over 1 per cent in July as consumption of diesel and petrol rise, government data showed. Fuel consumption in July totaled 15.8 million tonnes as compared to 15.63 million tonnes in the same month of last year, data from the

Government extends deadline to get Aadhaar for free LPG connection

Government extends deadline to get Aadhaar for free LPG connection

The government has extended till September-end the time by which poor women wishing to avail of free cooking gas (LPG) connections must apply for the unique 12-digit biometric identification number Aadhaar. The government had in March this year mandated that anyone not having Aadhaar but desirous of availing free LPG connection under the Pradhan Mantri

Dispute in Parliament on LPG subsidy

Dispute in Upper House on LPG subsidy

The opposition parties surrounded the government on the decision of increasing the prices of LPG and eliminating the LPG subsidy. Due to dispute the Rajya Sabha proceedings had to be postponed. Petroleum Minister Dharmender Pradhan said that in 2010 a Group of Ministers was formed when President was Pranab Mukherjee.There were several leaders including Sharad

Subsidised LPG Cylinder price to rise by Rs 4 every month

Subsidised LPG Cylinder Price To Rise By Rs 4 Every Month

The government has ordered state-run oil companies to raise subsidised cooking gas (LPG) prices by Rs. 4 per cylinder every month to eliminate all the subsidies, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today. The government had previously asked Indian Oil (IOC), Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL) to raise rates of subsidised domestic gas cylinder (liquefied petroleum

Centre orders LPG price to be hiked by Rs. 4 per month

Centre orders LPG gas cylinder price hiked.Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday ordered state-run oil companies to raise subsidised cooking gas cylinder (LPG) prices by Rs. 4 per cylinder every month to eliminate all the subsidies by March next year.Pradhan in a written reply in the Lok Sabha said, “Public sector

President hands over free LPG connection under Ujwala scheme

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Jangipur (West Bengal), Jul 15,  President Pranab Mukherjee today handed over cooking gas connection to a woman here to mark meeting half the target of distributing five crore free LPG connections to women from poor households. In May last year,

GST, cut in subsidy drive up LPG cylinder price

GST, cut in subsidy drive up LPG cylinder price

Domestic cooking gas (LPG) price has been hiked by up to Rs 32 per cylinder – the steepest increase in six years – following implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Subsidised LPG rates have been increased to Rs 477.46 per 14.2-kg cylinder from Rs 446.65 in Delhi after GST was implemented from July

Domestic LPG gets costlier, commercial LPG cheaper

Domestic LPG gets costlier commercial LPG cheaper. With all grades of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) coming under GST, consumers in India will be paying more from this month for their cooking gas cylinders.The Central government clarified that both domestic and commercial liquefied LPG grades would be taxed under the GST, which is now effective pan-India

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Gas cylinders will now be available through WhatsApp

Now after the Modi government provides free kitchen gas connections to nearly two and a half million people below the poverty line, LPG is now available for them. Refill booking is also easy. Modi government will soon start booking gas cylinders through WhatsApp. This scheme will be started soon from some districts of Uttar Pradesh. All

Oil Prices on rabbit walk after 4 Arab Nations shear Qatar ties

Oil Prices rabbit walk 4 Arab Nations shear Qatar ties. Saudi Arabia and key allies on Monday cut ties with Qatar, accusing it of supporting extremism, sending shock waves through the energy industry as the countries involved include the world’s top oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporters.Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest crude oil exporter, along

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Over 40 per cent LPG coverage in Odisha in 2017:Officials

Over 40 per cent LPG coverage in Odisha in 2017: Officials Bhubaneswar .LPG coverage in Odisha has increased from 20 per cent of the total households in 2014 to 43 per cent this year after the launch of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), officials said. “It has increased from 20 per cent in June 2014

Captain Amarinder promises cheaper petrol, LPG

Captain Amarinder promises cheaper petrol, LPG

  Jalandhar: In a series of announcements, Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday promised cheaper petrol and LPG besides 10 per cent reduction in electricity duty throughout the state. During a brief stopover while campaigning in the region for the coming assembly elections, Amarinder said free travel for senior citizens and students on

Amarinder expands vision of party manifesto, promises cheaper petrol, LPG

  Jalandhar:  In a series of announcements,Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh today promised cheaper petrol and LPG besides 10 per cent reduction in electricity duty throughout the state. During a brief stopover while campaigning in the region for the coming assembly elections, Amarinder said free travel for senior citizens and students on state transport buses

Subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 1.93 per cylinder

New Delhi: Subsidised cooking gas (LPG) price was today hiked by Rs 1.93 per cylinder, the second increase in rates in one month as the government looked at monthly increases to cut down subsidies. A subsidised 14.2-kg cylinder will now cost Rs 423.09 in Delhi as against Rs 421.16 previously, according to state- owned oil

ATF prices go up 5.5%, LPG cheaper by Rs 11

New Delhi: Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) pricewas today hiked by 5.5 per cent for the fifth month in a row, but that of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was cut by Rs 11 per cylinder, in line with global trends. ATF, or jet fuel price, in Delhi was increased by Rs 2,557.7 per kilolitre (kl), or

ATF price hiked by 9.2%; non-subsidised LPG by Rs 21/cylinder

New Delhi: Aviation turbine fuel or jet fuelprice was today hiked by a steep 9.2 per cent, while that of non-subsidised cooking gas was raised by Rs 21 per cylinder. In the fourth straight monthly increase in rates on global cues, ATF price in Delhi was increased by Rs 3,945.47 per kilolitre, or 9.2 per

After petrol and diesel, non-subsidised LPG, kerosene, ATF prices hiked

New Delhi: After petrol and diesel, rates of non-subsidised cooking gas, non-PDS kerosene and aviation turbine fuel (ATF) on Sunday raised in line with global trends. Petrol price was late night on Saturday hiked by Rs 1.06 a litre to Rs 62.19 per litre in Delhi and diesel by Rs 2.94 to Rs 50.95 a