The Ministry of Railways has been declared the best department for its contribution to “Swachchta Pakhwada” under the “Swachchta Hi Seva” category of awards in an inter-ministry initiative organised by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation to promote cleanliness in government offices and health facilities, a spokesperson for the ministry said.
Petrol and Diesel prices were unchanged four metro cities, applicable from 6:00 a.m. on 03 October 2018. On Tuesday, fuel prices went further up continued the upward trend across the country as the petrol price was hiked by 0.12 paisa and diesel by Rs 0.16 in Delhi.
Brent crude oil prices rose to their highest since November 2014 on Monday ahead of U.S. sanctions against Iran, the third-largest producer in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), that kick in next month.
The rise fuel prices continued unabated on Saturday as both petrol and diesel prices touched fresh highs in metros like Delhi and Mumbai. While petrol saw a hike of 22 paise per litre, the price of diesel was increased by 21 paise.
Fuel prices across the country maintained an upward surge on Thursday with petrol now coming at Rs 83 per litre in Delhi.
Fuel prices went further up on Tuesday with the petrol price in Mumbai continued to breach Rs 90 per litre mark.
Going to lay the foundation stone for an international trade centre, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday travelled in Delhi Metro`s Airport Express Line from Dhaula Kuan to Dwarka and back.
Petrol prices on Thursday morning crossed the 90-mark in certain cities of Maharastra including Hingoli, Parbhani, Jintur, Majalgaon, Ghansavangi and Paranda. In Delhi and Mumbai
Western Railway has developed a dust collection system for the roof-mounted air handling units (AHUs) that pump fresh air into suburban train coaches, a senior official said Monday.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday requested Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik to reduce VAT on petrol and diesel.