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Petrol, diesel prices: Check rates in your city here; Mumbai currently has costliest fuel
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Petrol, diesel prices: Check rates in your city here; Mumbai currently has costliest fuel

A litre of petrol in the National Capital currently costs Rs 91.17, while the price of a litre of diesel is Rs 81.47

Petrol and diesel prices soar to fresh highs; here's what fuel costs in Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai
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Petrol and diesel prices soar to fresh highs; here's what fuel costs in Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai

In Delhi, petrol and diesel prices witnessed a hike of 35 paise per litre each. Petrol now costs Rs 90.93 a litre while diesel is selling at Rs 81.32 per litre in Delhi

Petrol prices up by 30 paise, diesel by 35 paise; here's what fuel costs in Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai today
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Petrol prices up by 30 paise, diesel by 35 paise; here's what fuel costs in Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai today

In Delhi alone, petrol prices touched Rs 89.29 a litre, while diesel is selling at Rs 79.70. Similarly in Mumbai, petrol prices touched Rs 95.75 a litre, while diesel was up to Rs 86.72

Petrol and diesel prices scale new heights; here's what fuel costs in Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata
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Petrol and diesel prices scale new heights; here's what fuel costs in Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata

This comes in the backdrop of Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan stating in the Rajya Sabha that the Centre is not looking at cutting taxes on petrol and diesel

Wrong to claim that fuel prices are at all-time high, Dharmendra Pradhan says in Rajya Sabha
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Wrong to claim that fuel prices are at all-time high, Dharmendra Pradhan says in Rajya Sabha

Pradhan said the government reduced the Central Excise duty on petrol and diesel by Rs 2 per litre with effect from 4 October, 2017.

National Energy Conservation Day 2020: Occasion for advocating energy efficiency, raising awareness on climate change priorities
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National Energy Conservation Day 2020: Occasion for advocating energy efficiency, raising awareness on climate change priorities

Every year on 14 December,the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), under the Ministry of Power, celebrates Energy Conservation Day

Veteran Odia actor Ajit Das passes away at 71 in Bhubaneswar; Naveen Patnaik, Pratap Sarangi offer condolences
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Veteran Odia actor Ajit Das passes away at 71 in Bhubaneswar; Naveen Patnaik, Pratap Sarangi offer condolences

Ajit Das was admitted to a COVID-19 hospital on 1 September, but its authorities are yet to disclose the reason behind his death.

Coronavirus Updates: Delhi reports 11 deaths today, lowest in over a month; 1,076 test positive in past 24 hrs
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Coronavirus Updates: Delhi reports 11 deaths today, lowest in over a month; 1,076 test positive in past 24 hrs

Coronavirus Updates: The positivity rate in Delhi stood at 6.4 percent while the recovery rate was nearly 90 percent on Wednesday, a state health department bulletin said

Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to Medanta Hospital
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Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to Medanta Hospital

Pradhan, who had met Amit Shah last week, is the second Union minister after the home minister to have tested positive for coronavirus

Baghjan fire: Oil India's failure to stand by local community after blaze, protect ecology ruins its image in Assam
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Baghjan fire: Oil India's failure to stand by local community after blaze, protect ecology ruins its image in Assam

Oil India has explored and exploited India's North East thus far, preserved its profits, twisted the region's ecology, donated little in CSR to the region compared to its margins and imposed the side effects of Dikom and Baghjan on Assam.

Coronavirus impact: Fuel demand nearly halves in April as lockdown, travel curbs erode economic activity
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Coronavirus impact: Fuel demand nearly halves in April as lockdown, travel curbs erode economic activity

Consumption of fuel, a proxy for oil demand, totalled 9.93 million tonnes-its lowest since 2007, government data showed on Saturday.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Steel ministry directs PSUs to feed migrant workers near their facilities
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Steel ministry directs PSUs to feed migrant workers near their facilities

Union Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has directed steel PSUs to adopt the ''<em>Annadaan</em> initiative'' for feeding migrant workers and weaker sections of the society in and around their areas of operation

ONGC to lose Rs 4,000 cr revenue as govt slashes gas prices by steep 26%; seeks freeing of price control
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ONGC to lose Rs 4,000 cr revenue as govt slashes gas prices by steep 26%; seeks freeing of price control

State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) will lose about Rs 4,000 crore in revenue and start making cash losses after the government slashed the natural gas prices by a steep 26 percent by benchmarking it against rates prevalent in gas-surplus nations

Coronavirus Outbreak: ONGC, IOC, other oil companies contribute over Rs 1,031 cr to PM CARES fund
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Coronavirus Outbreak: ONGC, IOC, other oil companies contribute over Rs 1,031 cr to PM CARES fund

Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), Indian Oil Corp (IOC) and other public sector oil companies have contributed over Rs 1,000 crore to the Prime Minister CARES Fund to help in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic

Coronavirus impact: BPCL procures 500 mn barrels of 'opportunity' crude from distress sale after prices plunge
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Coronavirus impact: BPCL procures 500 mn barrels of 'opportunity' crude from distress sale after prices plunge

BPCL will not buy more such crude as it will make inventory management unwieldy, said R Ramachandran, director of refineries

Narendra Modi inaugurates Khelo India University Games, says event marks next step in country's sporting revolution
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Narendra Modi inaugurates Khelo India University Games, says event marks next step in country's sporting revolution

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the first-ever Khelo India University Games in Cuttack on Saturday and said the event marks the next step in the country's sporting revolution

LPG prices may drop in March, last week's steep hike due to global market pressure: Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan
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LPG prices may drop in March, last week's steep hike due to global market pressure: Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Last week, cooking gas LPG price hiked by a steep Rs 144.5 per cylinder due to spurt in benchmark global rates of the fuel

Dharmendra Pradhan reviews BS-VI fuel roll-out plan from 1 April; says upgradation to bring down sulphur level
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Dharmendra Pradhan reviews BS-VI fuel roll-out plan from 1 April; says upgradation to bring down sulphur level

India will leapfrog to BS-VI, equivalent to Euro-VI grade fuel, from current BS-IV fuel from 1 April in a bid to cut vehicular emissions.

Coronavirus outbreak to impact steel industry for next 2-3 years: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan
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Coronavirus outbreak to impact steel industry for next 2-3 years: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan

The impact of Coronavirus outbreak will be felt on global steel industry for at least two to three years, as China is the largest producer of the alloy, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday

Nine die of electrocution, 22 injured in Odisha's Ganjam after bus comes into contact with live wire, catches fire
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Nine die of electrocution, 22 injured in Odisha's Ganjam after bus comes into contact with live wire, catches fire

Nine persons were electrocuted to death and 22 people injured when a bus caught fire after coming in contact with a power transmission line in Golanthara area of Odisha's Ganjam district