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Losses on sale of diesel dip to all-time low of Rs 1.33 per litre

Aug 01, 2014

Losses on sale of diesel dip to all-time low of Rs 1.33 per litre

The losses have fallen rapidly since March as the prospect of a stable and decisive government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi helped the rupee gain against the dollar. #Dollar #Economy #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Petrol #Diesel
Petrol prices cut by Rs 1.09 per litre, diesel price hiked by 56 paise per litre

Jul 31, 2014

Petrol prices cut by Rs 1.09 per litre, diesel price hiked by 56 paise per litre

The revisions will be effective midnight tonight, Indian Oil Corp, the nation's largest oil firm, announced today. #NewsTracker #Petrol #Diesel #petrol price #diesel price #petrol price cut #effective from midnight #diesel price hiked
Govt to take steps to minimise impact of price hike: Delhi BJP

Jul 01, 2014

Govt to take steps to minimise impact of price hike: Delhi BJP

Defending the Centre's decision to hike railway fares and increase in prices of other commodities including gas, petrol, diesel and vegetables, Delhi BJP today said the Narendra Modi government will take steps to minimise the impact of these decisions on the common man. #Narendra Modi #Petrol #TheySaidIt #Diesel #gas #vegetables #price hike #Delhi BJP
Not surprised by fuel price hike: Nitish

Jul 01, 2014

Not surprised by fuel price hike: Nitish

Kumar's terse remarks came as reaction to hike of petrol price by a steep Rs 1.69 per litre and diesel by 50 paise a litre. #Politics #Narendra Modi #PoliticalPlay #Petrol #Diesel #Nitish Kumar #Food price
Budget 2014: How Modi, Jaitley can 're-energise' India

Jul 01, 2014

Budget 2014: How Modi, Jaitley can 're-energise' India

From diesel to kerosene to cooking gas, the benefits of rationalizing energy subsidies are plenty. Prices will tick up in some items, but there will be a massive lessening of fiscal pressures, lowering generalized inflation. #Inflation #Energy #Petrol #Diesel #Kerosene #Price Rise #Union Budget #Fuel Subsidies #Budget 2014 #under recovery #cooking gas subsidy #Budget 2014 Analysis

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India will benefit from the Iran deal, if not UPA

Nov 27, 2013

India will benefit from the Iran deal, if not UPA

I agree with the author's assessment that this can be beneficial to India in the long run but whether the benefits will accrue to the UPA government is not so clear. #Petrol #UPA government #Iran Deal
Petro-fuels: The search for second-best solutions, or worse

May 28, 2012

Petro-fuels: The search for second-best solutions, or worse

The search for ways to defuse the petrol bomb is heading towards suboptimal solutions. #ThatsJustWrong #Petrol #IOC #Fuel tax

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Petro-fuels: The search for second-best solutions, or worse

Jul 30, 2014

Police officer could face criminal charges over death of man who 'turned into human fireball after being shot by a Taser'

Andrew Pimlott, 32, from Plymouth, died after being shot with a Taser while doused in petrol, after which he burst into flames. Now the officer who fired the stun gun could face criminal charges...
Petro-fuels: The search for second-best solutions, or worse

Jul 29, 2014

New petrol price war sees Asda, Tesco and Sainsbury's all rush to cut 2p a litre ahead of the great summer getaway

The move by three of the biggest supermarkets will bring some relief for drivers who have seen pump prices inch up in recent weeks...
Petro-fuels: The search for second-best solutions, or worse

Jul 21, 2014

Lucky escape for motorists as petrol station canopy collapses on their cars after torrential downpour

Two owners were paying for fuel when the canopy could no longer support the water from the heavy rainfall the day before. Fire brigade ensured the area was safe...
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