Why Arun Jaitley Is Right On The Oil Taxes

Why Arun Jaitley Is Right On The Oil Taxes

Finance minister Arun Jaitley is quite right to dismiss the chorus for a cut in central excise duties on petrol/diesel and to characterise this as a “trap” designed to “push India into an unmanageable debt.

Salvage Team Inspects Ship

Salvage Team Inspects Ship

Salvage company personnel were on Tuesday able to access the cargo ship and inspect it for the first time since it caught fire last Wednesday night.

Petrol prices cut after four days of pause

Petrol prices cut after four days of pause

After four days of pause Petrol prices were reduced today, while Diesel prices kept unchanged. Retail price for petrol in Delhi was 76.35 a litre, 8 paise down, according to rates available on Indian Oil’s website.

Petrol prices dip by Rs 2 in over two weeks

Petrol prices dip by Rs 2 in over two weeks

In a fortnight, the petrol prices have dipped by Rs 2.16 per litre. On Tuesday, petrol prices came down by 8 paise a litre. Diesel, on the other hand, remained unchanged for seventh day in a row.