After falling, global crude oil prices had firmed up over the past week to cross $73 a barrel mark.
The oil prices have declined on concerns of growing Covid cases, slowing industrial recovery globally and rising US oil inventory.
The soaring prices of petrol and diesel have sparked widespread resentment among people especially the middle class in Odisha as the prices of the fuel have breached Rs 100-mark per litre at several places including the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.
A day after steep increase in retail prices of petrol and diesel, fuel retailers on Saturday spared consumers of any further increase in fuel prices.
Petrol and diesel prices on Wednesday were hiked by 25 paise per litre each, the third increase this week, propelling petrol price to cross Rs 100 per litre mark in more cities including Bhopal and Indore.
Retail price of regular petrol and diesel in the city of Mumbai may soon cross Rs 100 a litre and Rs 90 a litre respectively, its highest level ever, with prices of the two auto fuels being revised upwards again by Oil marketing companies (OMCs) on Tuesday.
Petrol and diesel prices on Monday hit record highs across the country after rates were increased for the fifth time in a week, following which Maharashtra joined Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh in the league of states where petrol rates breached the Rs 100-a-litre mark.
New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices were unchanged across the four metros for the 10th day in a row. In the national capital, petrol was sold for Rs 90.40 per…
New Delhi: Fuel prices in the country remained unchanged on Saturday with oil marketing companies continuing on the pause mode and keeping petrol and diesel prices static for 11th consecutive…
New Delhi: Fuel prices in the country have remained steady for a fortnight now even though global oil market remains volatile with regular variations in prices. Accordingly, petrol continues to be priced at Rs 91.17 a litre and diesel Rs 81.47 a litre in the capital on Saturday. Fuel prices have not been revised now […]
New Delhi: Oil marketing companies have spared fuel consumers of yet another petrol and diesel price hike even though the global oil market is on boil with crude crossing a year high of $70 a barrel. Accordingly, petrol continues to be priced at Rs 91.17 a litre and diesel Rs 81.47 a litre in the […]
New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices rose sharply by 35 paise per litre on Thursday after oil marketing companies decided to break a week-long pause in price revision, taking note of a surge in global oil prices as benchmark Brent crude touched $59 a barrel. Accordingly, retail price of diesel increased to Rs 76.83 a […]
New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices rose sharply again on Friday reaching new all-time high levels as oil marketing companies decided to break the pause in revision of auto fuel prices to bridge the widening under recovery. Accordingly, the pump price of petrol increased between 22-25 paise per litre across all major metros on Friday […]
New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices remained unchanged on Wednesday after oil marketing companies went on a pause mode to provide relief to consumers after prices of auto fuels went up consistently for the past few days. Accordingly, petrol continues to be sold at Rs 85.20 a litre in Delhi while diesel prices also remained […]
New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices remained unchanged on Friday as oil marketing companies continued to maintain a wait and watch stance amid range bound global oil prices. Accordingly, the pump price of petrol remained at Rs 83.71 a litre and diesel Rs 73.87 a litre in Delhi on Friday. Across the country as well […]
New Delhi: Oil marketing companies continued to hold back any change in retail price of petrol and diesel continuing with their wait and watch stance that has kept the prices of two auto fuels static for past 16 days. Accordingly, the pump price of petrol remained at Rs 83.71 a litre and diesel Rs 73.87 […]
New Delhi: Oil marketing companies continued to hold back any change in the retail price of petrol and diesel continuing with their wait and watch stance that has kept the prices of two auto fuels static for the past 10 days. Accordingly, there was no change in retail price of auto fuels on Thursday with […]
New Delhi: Auto fuel prices are on the upswing in the country with the pump price of petrol set to breach all-time high levels next week. The oil marketing companies (OMCs) on Sunday increased the retail price of petrol by 28 paise per to Rs 83.41 a litre in Delhi. Similarly, diesel price also increased […]
New Delhi: Consumers can cheer as oil marketing companies (OMC) may actually bring down the retail prices of petrol and diesel this festive season. Oil sector experts said that with global oil prices under pressure from slowing demand in the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic sweeping several western countries, crude price could fall in coming […]
New Delhi: Fuel consumers did not face any change in petrol and diesel prices for one-third of a month as stable global oil prices ensured that oil marketing companies did not need to go for a revision. Diesel prices have stayed at the same level since last October 3, completing 11 days when the fuel […]
New Delhi: Fuel prices recorded a seventh consecutive hike on Sunday, taking the total increase over the past week to more than Rs four per litre. In the national capital, petrol price rose by 62 paise on Sunday to Rs 75.78 per litre, and that of diesel by 64 paise to Rs 74.03 per litre. […]
New Delhi: Oil marketing companies on Monday increased the price of petrol and diesel by 60 paise per litre, the second such successive raise to cover for the rise in global product prices. The increase has been made under the dynamic pricing system for daily revision of fuel prices, which OMCs resumed after over the […]
New Delhi: Big relief for consumers as fuel prices became cheaper once again on Saturday. The price of petrol was cut by 24 paise and that of diesel by 27 paise on Saturday across all major cities in India. The petrol now costs at Rs 72.45 a litre in Delhi, Rs 78.11 a litre in […]
New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices continued to increase on Tuesday because of the rise in crude oil prices in the international market. Petrol prices have increased for the third consecutive day, while the rise in diesel price has continued for the sixth consecutive day. State-run oil marketing companies on Tuesday increased the price of […]
New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices were hiked once again on Thursday after days of no change. The price of petrol was increased by 5-6 paise and that of diesel by 10-11 paise across major cities of the country on Thursday. In Delhi, petrol prices climbed to Rs 74.68 a litre as against Rs 74.63 […]