Business  /  Published 09.01.20

World Bank projects India's growth rate at 5% in 2020-21

India's growth rate is projected to decelerate to five per cent in 2019-20 amid enduring financial sector issues, according to a World Bank report, which said the country's GDP was likely to recover t...
By PTI in Washington

India  /  Published 01.01.20

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 19

Jet fuel or ATF price was on Wednesday hiked by 2.6 per cent and that of non-subsidised cooking gas LPG by Rs 19 per cylinder on the back of a rise in international rates.Price of Aviation Turbine Fue...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 15.05.19

Fuel subsidy payout

The government will fork out oil subsidy worth Rs 8,500 crore to state-owned firms in the fourth quarter of 2018-19 for selling cooking gas and kerosene below cost.While Rs 7,640 crore has been alloca...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.04.19

Suspect terrorist arrested over abortive bid to target CRPF convoy

A suspected terrorist who made an abortive attempt to target a CRPF convoy on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway on Saturday has been arrested and is being questioned, police said.A CRPF vehicle had ...
By PTI in Banihal

Business  /  Published 12.02.20

LPG price up 20%

The non-subsidised domestic cooking gas in Calcutta will cost Rs 896 per cylinder, following a steep increase of Rs 149. But to insulate domestic users, the government almost doubled the subsidy it pr...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.03.20

Supply helplines not very helpful

The district administration’s helplines for residents to procure essential commodities, floated on Tuesday, may not be working efficiently in the state capital during the lockdown. The Telegraph pla...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

Business  /  Published 11.03.20

BPCL gas subsidy call

Domestic consumers of Bharat Gas are likely to continue getting the subsidy benefit for their LPG cylinders even after the privatisation of state-owned refiner BPCL.There has been a growing concern am...
By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 13.09.19

Cylinders slow demolition in Bowbazar

The LPG cylinders lying under the debris of the Bowbazar buildings that have collapsed or are crumbing are a key reason why the demolition of the affected structures has been slow, engineers said.Resi...
By Sanjay Mandal in Esplanade

Business  /  Published 04.05.20

Petrol sales down 61%, diesel 56.5% in April

India's fuel consumption slumped by close to 70 per cent in April as all petroleum products except LPG saw massive demand erosion following the nationwide lockdown that has halted economic activity an...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 01.05.20

Non-subsidised LPG price cut by Rs 162.50 per cylinder

Non-subsidised LPG or market-priced cooking gas prices were cut by a record Rs 162.50 per cylinder on Friday, in line with the slump in benchmark international rates.This is the third straight monthly...
By PTI in New Delhi


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