Across the country as well, the prices largely remained unchanged on Tuesday but the retail rates varied depending on the level of local taxes.
The pump price of petrol in Delhi, which fell to Rs 103.97 a litre at 6 a. m. on November 4 from previous day's Rs 110.04 a litre, remains at the same level. The diesel prices also remained unchanged in the capital at Rs 86.67 a litre.
The OPEC+ alliance, made up of OPEC members led by Saudi Arabia and non-members led by Russia, approved an increase in production of 400,000 barrels per day for the month of December.
According to US Energy Information Administration, India has the 2nd largest proven oil reserves in Asia-Pacific region but, so far the production is done only at 5 locations.
The negative oil price has also highlighted the failure of Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC+) and G20 to bring about the oil balance for supply and demand.
Until the lockdown is removed in most of the countries, the aeroplanes start to operate, the economy starts humming (not necessarily to the full capacity) and the demand reaches 93 to 95 % of the pre-pandemic period, oil prices will be controlled by COVID-19 driven market, and not by OPEC+ or President Trump, writes Dr. Bhamy V Shenoy.
The Saudi Kingdom calls upon the international community to assume its responsibility in condemning those that stand behind the drone attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities
Qatar has played its diplomatic game adroitly through the Gulf crisis winning over the sympathies of most countries while keeping the doors open for justified mediation with Saudi Arabia and others.
The decision to withdraw from OPEC came after Qatar reviewed ways to enhance its role internationally and plan its long-term strategy, al-Kaabi told a news conference.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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