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Fuel Gets Dearer In Bhubaneswar As BJD Accuses Centre Of Using Prices As Political Tool
Fuel Gets Dearer In Bhubaneswar, BJD Accuses Centre Of Using Prices As Political Tool 

With the hike in the fuel prices, now petrol costs Rs 103.54 a litre while diesel is Rs 99.70 per litre in the Capital city. 

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Petrol At All-Time High, Diesel Crosses Rs 100-Mark In MP, Raj, Odisha, AP

The sixth increase prices eight days has shot up diesel rates above Rs 100 mark in several cities in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

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Fuel Consumers Get Relief, No Revision In Petrol, Diesel Prices For Full Week

The week-long price pause comes after fuel prices increased on 41 days and remained unchanged on 44 days since May 1.

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Fuel Prices Rise By Rs 8.50 Per Litre During Peak Of Covid

You May not have realised it, but your fuel bill silently increased by about 10 per cent in the past two months during the peak of the second Covid wave that disrupted millions of lives in the country.

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Petrol Up 35p/ltr For 2nd Straight Day In Delhi, Nears Rs 100 In Chennai

Similarly, the price of the fuel in the other key metros also continued the upward trend with petrol being sold at Rs 99.49 per litre in Chennai.

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Petrol, Diesel On A Roll, Rates Rise By Sharp 35 P/Ltr

Global cues pushed fuel prices to increase again across the country on Saturday, adding more misery for the common man already grappling with rising food prices amidst shrinking income.

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Fuel Price Hiked Again, Petrol Nearing Century Mark Across The Country

Fuel prices increased again across the country on Tuesday adding more misery for the common man already grappling with rising food prices amid shrinking income.

Fuel Price Hiked Again; Petrol Nearing Century Mark Across Country

Fuel prices increased again across the country on Wednesday adding more misery for the common man already grappling with rising food prices amidst shrinking income.

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Odisha Congress Protests Fuel Price Hike As Part Of Nation-Wide Stir

The Odisha unit of Congress party today staged symbolic demonstration in front of various filling stations across the State as part of party’s call for nationwide protests over the steep hike in the price of petrol and diesel.

Petrol Prices Breach Rs 100-Mark Per Litre In Odisha’s Jeypore; BJD Slams Centre
Petrol Prices Breach Rs 100-Mark Per Litre In Odisha’s Jeypore; BJD Slams Centre

BJP spokesperson Satyabrat Panda said, “The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted the economy. But blaming the Centre only for petrol and diesel price hike is not justified as the State government is also collecting revenue from petroleum products which have been kept out of GST purview.”

Fuel Price Rise For 2nd Straight Day Takes It To New Highs

Fuel price rise in the country continued on Monday with oil marketing companies (OMCs) increasing the pump rate of both petrol and diesel for the second consecutive day.

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Fuel Prices Continue Northward March; Petrol, Diesel Rise Again

After hitting new highs a day earlier, fuel prices rose once again on Tuesday taking petrol rates to cross Rs 100 per litre mark in several cities across the country.

Need To Think About Reducing Taxes On Petrol, Diesel: Govt In LS
Need To Think About Reducing Taxes On Petrol, Diesel: Govt In LS

New Delhi: Considering the sharp hike in prices of petrol and diesel, Union Minister of State for Finance, Anurag Thakur, on Monday suggested the states to think about reducing taxes on petroleum products. In reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, Thakur said the Central government is ready to consider the idea of reducing […]

Bus Fares Hiked Across All Categories In Odisha: Check Details
Bus Fares Hiked Again In Odisha As Fuel Price Hike Continues Unabated

Bhubaneswar: The bus fares across categories were hiked in Odisha on Thursday. The fare revision is mainly attributed to the steep increase in the prices of petrol and diesel. As per an official notification, passengers will now have to pay Rs 85 paise per km against 80 paise per km for travelling in ordinary buses. […]

As Petrol Nears Rs 100 Per Litre, Electric Powered Vehicles Running At 1/10th Cost

New Delhi: Even as filling-up a full tank of petrol is fast becoming a pipe dream for many, the alternative as well as futuristic electric powered vehicles seem to offer better running price realisation. However, caveats apply, especially when the charging time and state-wise electric unit price is applied. The calculation takes into account the […]

Premium Petrol Prices Breach Rs 100/ltr Mark In Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh

New Delhi: Petrol prices with additives has crossed broken the psychological Rs 100 per litre mark in different parts of the country as oil marketing companies continue with their daily price hike for auto fuels in wake of heated up global oil market. Indian Oil Corporation’s (IOCs), Xtra Premium Petrol, which a superior version of […]

Union Budget 2021: Fuel Price 'Hike' Triggers Flurry Of Hilarious Reactions and Memes

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman started presenting the Union Budget 2021 in Parliament from 11 am on Monday. During the budget proposal, the government has proposed agri cess of Rs 2.5/ litre on petrol, Rs 4 on diesel. While many interpreted it as a fuel price hike and petrol getting expensive, Finance Minister later clarified that there […]

Steepest 35-Paise Hike In Petrol, Diesel Prices On Republic Day

New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices witnessed the steepest single-day hike in several months on the Republic Day on Tuesday as oil marketing companies raised the prices of the two auto fuels by 35 paise per litre. With the latest increase, petrol is available at a record high of Rs 86.05 a litre in Delhi […]

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Fuel Price Hike Impact: Bus Fares Hiked Across All Categories In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Commuters will now have to cough up more while travelling in bus as the Odisha government on Monday increased the passenger bus fares with effective from immediate effect. The bus fares have been revised after a gap of almost five months in the State. The last changes in fares were made on 1 July […]

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VAT Hike on Petrol-Diesel: Opposition Parties in Odisha Term It Unfair

Bhubaneswar: A day after Odisha government announced to increase Value Added Tax (VAT) on petrol and diesel, Odisha Congress termed it as a double whammy for people who are already facing problems due to Covid-19 lockdown. Terming the petrol, diesel price hike as unfair, the Odisha PCC chief Niranjan Patnaik said, “Both Centre and Odisha […]

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Govt Hikes Excise Duty On Petrol By Record Rs 10, Diesel By Rs 13

New Delhi: The government on Tuesday evening hiked excise duty by a record Rs 10 per litre on petrol and Rs 13 per litre on diesel to garner Rs 1.6 lakh crore additional revenue as it repeated its time-tested formula of not passing on gains arising from a slump in international oil prices. Retail prices […]

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked In India
Coronavirus Impact: Petrol Price May Go Up After Excise Hike On Fuels

New Delhi: Amid Coronavirus impact, the prices of petrol and diesel may increase further as Parliament on Monday passed Finance Bill allowing the government to increase special additional excise duty by Rs 18 and Rs 12 respectively for mobilising additional resources which would help to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. This compares to the present limit […]

Petrol, diesel prices rise for 6th day straight

New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices witnessed a sharp jump on Sunday – the highest in the last six days after the drone attack on the oil processing facility of Saudi Arabia earlier this month. The Petrol price rose by 27 paise to Rs 73.62 a litre in Delhi. The rate of diesel was increased […]

Congress gears up for Bharat Bandh; Opposition calls it ‘political drama’

Bhubaneswar: As Congress gears up to observe ‘Bharat Bandh’ tomorrow over skyrocketing fuel prices, ruling-BJD and BJP in the State termed the call for all-India shutdown as a ‘political drama’. A day before the country-wide bandh, the Odisha Congress today launched campaign vehicles to solicit support for the party’s protest. Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) […]

BJD launches three day state-wide protest over fuel price hike

Bhubaneswar: The ruling BJD on Friday kicked off its three-day state-wide agitation protesting the spiraling fuel prices. For the next three days, party members across the state will stage peaceful demonstrations before petrol pumps in their respective areas for two hours from 10 am to 12 noon. In Bhubaneswar, party activists including members of the […]