Petrol, diesel prices steady even as crude boils

New Delhi, March 6 -- Oil marketing companies have spared consumers of yet another petrol and diesel price hike even though the global oil market is on the boil with crude reaching within touching dis... Read More

Biden appoints 2 Indian-Americans as policy advisors

New York, March 6 -- A day after US President Joe Biden joked that Indian-Americans were taking over the US, he appointed two of them as special assistants for advising him on domestic policies. The ... Read More

Govt in position for sharp Rs 8 per litre cut in duty on petrol and diesel to provide relief to consumers

New Delhi, March 6 -- The government may surprise consumers with a sharp cut in excise duty on petrol and diesel to tame rising prices of auto fuels that have already reached historic high levels. So... Read More

Goyal stresses on manufacturing high quality containers in India

New Delhi, March 6 -- Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday emphasised on the manufacturing on the indigenous high quality containers in India saying that India has excellent steel making capa... Read More

Govt plans to create world-class storage system

New Delhi, March 5 -- In an effort to strengthen post-harvest supply chain across the country and ensure better returns to the farmers in a big way, the central government is working on a comprehensiv... Read More

Oil prices surge as OPEC+ extends most output cuts

New York, March 5 -- Oil prices gained considerably after the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies (OPEC+) agreed to extend most oil output cuts into April. The Wes... Read More

US again condemns terrorists seeking to infiltrate LoC

New York, March 5 -- The US has reiterated its condemnation of terrorists infiltrating the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, adding that it was "very closely" following the developments ther... Read More

'GDP poised to enter double digit growth trajectory in FY22'

New Delhi, March 5 -- Economic activity has remained intact and the GDP is poised to enter a double digit growth trajectory in FY22, said industry body PHD Chamber. The industry body cited that broad... Read More

OPEC+ allows Russia, Kazakhstan to raise output in April

Moscow, March 5 -- The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-bloc producers agreed to allow Russia and Kazakhstan to raise oil output in April. According to a press release fol... Read More

Petrol at Rs 75 and diesel Rs 68 a litre in FY22 if taxation shifts to GST: SBI Ecowrap

New Delhi, March 5 -- Consumers can be spared from a rally in retail prices of petrol and diesel if the two auto fuels are brought under the GST regime, but lack of political will and hesitancy to let... Read More