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Aug 29, 2016
Woman rejects marriage proposal, man pours kerosene on her and sets her ablaze in DelhiOn Monday, a man in New Delhi allegedly set a woman on fire because she turned down his wedding proposal.
Jul 13, 2016
In reform push, govt to hike kerosene price every monthOverall reduction in gross under-recoveries on kerosene by Rs 760 crore in FY2017 and Rs 2,040 crore in FY2018
Jun 14, 2016
Long-term exposure to household pollution can up risk of heart attack: StudyResearchers measured exposure from indoor pollution generated from burning kerosene, wood, diesel, cow dung and natural gas in an observational study.
May 04, 2016
Govt saves Rs 21,000 crore in LPG subsidy : Oil Minister Dharmendra PradhanGovernment has saved over Rs 21,000 crore in cooking gas LPG subisdy in the last two financial years as paying the dole directly into bank accounts of actual users helped eliminate duplicate connections as well as diversions, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today.
Jan 06, 2016
DBT may have saved just Rs 15,000 cr for Modi govt but potential is Rs 70,000 cr a yrRationalising subsidies is critical to improve the health of the economy
Jan 02, 2016
Govt to roll out kerosene subsidy via DBT starting AprilCash subsidy to be paid to users will be equivalent to the difference between current PDS price of about Rs 12 and market rate of Rs 43 per litre
Dec 30, 2015
Ending LPG subsidy for the well-off a welcome move. Will kerosene, urea follow soon?Govt made an LPG subsidy payout of Rs 40,551 crore in 2014-15 against outgo at Rs 8,814 crore during April-September this fiscal
Oct 08, 2015
Why SC’s move to limit Aadhaar usage is a super-retrograde stepIt is unfair if the SC comes in the way of Aadhaar since this tool is the corner stone for many critical reforms India desperately needs to prevent subsidy theft and push financial inclusion, among other things
May 22, 2015
ONGC, OIL free from subsidy if average oil price is $60/barrelThe difference between the cost and the retail selling price is borne by the government by way of cash subsidy and upstream producers like ONGC and Oil India.
May 22, 2015
Finance ministry sanctions Rs 5,223 cr fuel subsidy for IOC, BPCLThe fuel retailers had lost a total of Rs 72,314 crore on selling diesel (up to 17 October), LPG and kerosene at government rates, which were way below cost in 2014-15.