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Delhi govt to deregister all diesel vehicles that complete 10 yrs on Jan 1

Dec 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has issued directions relating to restrictions on registration and plying of diesel vehicles more than 10 years old and petrol vehicles more than 15 years old in the Delhi- NCR (National Capital Region).

Diwali Bonanza: Centre Slashes Excise Duty On Petrol By Rs 5 And Diesel By Rs 10

Nov 03, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The government stated that the idea behind reducing the excise duty is to give a fillip to the economy which is recovering from the onslaught of the pandemic.

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked Third Straight Day. Check What Fuel Costs In Your City?

Petrol price in Delhi today has gone up to Rs 106.89 per litre, while diesel price today has inched closer to three figures at Rs 95.62 per litre in the national capital.

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked Again After Two Days Of Breather

Oct 20, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Monday and Tuesday did not see any change in prices of petrol and diesel. Prior to this, the prices of both the fuel rose by 35 paise each for four consecutive days.

Not A Market For Everyone

Ford’s India exit has brought back the focus on similar exits made by several global auto giants in the past. But, poor product strategy isn’t the only reason behind their pull-out.

11 October, 2021

Petrol, Diesel Price Hiked Again

Outlook Business Team

This marks the seventh consecutive day of price hike. Petrol prices in the country had breached the Rs 100 mark for every litre, diesel too was nearing-in in several states, Kerala and Karnataka being the latest additions.

09 October, 2021

Diesel Breaches Rs 100-Mark In Mumbai After Latest Fuel Price Hike

Outlook Business Team

Diesel in Mumbai now costs Rs 100.29/ litre, the same fuel in Delhi costs Rs 92.46/litre. Petrol prices in Delhi rose to a record high of Rs 103.84/litre and Rs 109.83/litre in Mumbai.

05 October, 2021

Petrol, Diesel Touch All-Time High As Rate Spiked

Outlook Business Team

Petrol prices hiked by 25 paise for every litre whereas diesel went up 30 paise for every litre, as per a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers on Tuesday.

02 October, 2021

Petrol, Diesel Touch Record High After Latest Price Hike

Outlook Business Team

This was the fourth increase in petrol prices this week. As for diesel, this was the seventh increase in nine days.

07 July, 2021

Netizens Take Twitter By Storm As Petrol Price Crosses Rs 100 Per Litre

Outlook Web Desk

Hashtags like #petroldieselpricehike and #petrol100notout are being used in large numbers since the fuel prices were increased in line with firming international oil trends.

07 July, 2021

Fuel Prices Touch Record High, Petrol Hits Rs 100/Litre In Delhi And Kolkata


Petrol price was increased by 35 paise per litre, while diesel rates were increased by 17 paise a litre, according to a price notification from state-owned fuel retailers.


05 July, 2021

Petrol Nears Rs 100 After Yet Another Price Hike; Check Rates Here


In Delhi, the petrol price soared to Rs 99.86 per litre. Diesel rates were unchanged at Rs 89.36.

01 July, 2021

At World’s Highest Petrol Pump In Himachal, Petrol Price Hits Rs 100 Per Litre

Ashwani Sharma

The world’s highest petrol pump, perched at a height of 12,500 feet from sea level, is located in Kaza at Himachal Pradesh and is the only pump for miles.

14 June, 2021

Centre Explains Why Petrol, Diesel Prices Are Going Up Every Day

Outlook Web Bureau

On Saturday, petrol price in Mumbai hit an all-time high of Rs 102.36 per litre, while diesel cost Rs 94.45/litre, highest among the metros. In Delhi, the petrol prices touched a whopping Rs 96.12 a litre, while diesel is being sold at Rs 86.98 per litre.

11 May, 2021

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hit All-Time High On Tuesday

Outlook Web Bureau

The price increase led to petrol rates crossing the Rs 100-mark in more places of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.

24 March, 2021

Petrol Price Cut By 18 Paise, Diesel By 17 Paise


Petrol price was cut to Rs 90.99 a litre in Delhi from Rs 91.17 per litre, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers.

04 March, 2021

EC Asks Petrol Pumps To Remove Hoardings With PM Modi’s Photos Within 72 Hours

Outlook Web Bureau

Issuing an order in this regard, the EC said that the use of PM’s photo in hoardings advertising central schemes in petrol pumps violates election Model Code of Conduct.


25 February, 2021

To Protest Petrol Price Hike, Mamata Banerjee Takes Electric Scooter To Office

Outlook Web Bureau

Mamata Banerjee was seen sitting behind state minister Firhad Hakim, who rode the battery-powered electric scooter.

Photo Gallery

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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