NEW DELHI, Jan. 14 -- Domestic petrol prices have continued to scale higher, with oil marketing companies raising prices again on Thursday. The fuel sold for Rs.84.70 a litre--an all-time high--in the national capital.

Retail prices of petrol and diesel were raised by 25 paise per litre on Thursday. Diesel sold for Rs.74.88 per litre in Delhi.

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Petrol prices in Delhi in the new year so far have risen by 99 paise per litre, including today's increase. The previous all-time high was Rs.84.45 per litre hit on 13 January. Prior to the recent increases, on 4 October, 2018, petrol prices had surged to as much as Rs.84 a litre.

Diesel prices had touched a record high of Rs.81.94 a litre...