It was sold at Rs 66.36, Rs 68.90, Rs 70.66 and Rs 70.02 per litre in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai respectively. In other major cities, petrol prices increased by about 0.2% and diesel prices rose by 0.3%.
Similarly, petrol prices are at Rs 77.79 per litre in Kolkata and Rs 77.93 per litre in Chennai.
This followed public sector oil marketing companies revising the fuel prices across the country, something that they opted for after a gap of nearly three weeks.
Petrol and diesel prices were raised on Monday after an unofficial 19-day freeze that mysteriously melted no sooner than the Karnataka polls had ended.
The petrol prices are Rs77.79 in Kolkata, Rs82.94 in Mumbai and Rs77.93 in Chennai, respectively. With the USA reimposing sanctions on Iran, global oil prices are unlikely to come down any time soon.
The BJP-led government had raised excise duty nine times between November 2014 and January 2016 to shore up finances as global oil prices fell, but then also cut the tax once in October previous year by Rs 2 a litre.
"With the revised rate in petroleum products, NOC reaches break-even point, otherwise, it would have suffered Rs 320 million loss", Goit added.
Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia and Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Garg have in the past weeks ruled out any immediate reduction in excise duty to cushion the increases warranted from a spike in global oil price. With crude touching $79.47 a barrel, and the rupee down more than 6 per cent to nearly 68 against the dollar, fuel prices were bound to be affected.
Seth Meyers, the host of Late Night , also discussed the embassy opening, and Kushner's speech during Monday's ceremony. It's not the first time that Yosef has attracted criticism for his comments with a history of questionable remarks.
Geological Survey, a lava flow moves across Makamae Street in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa on the island of Hawaii. Although no deaths or major injuries have been reported following the Hawaii volcano eruption, several homes have been destroyed.
The flaw, codenamed EFAIL, if exploited, allow an attacker to decrypt sent or received messages, according to the researcher team. The PGP CFB gadget attack was assigned CVE-2017-17688, while the S/MIME CBC vulnerability was given CVE-2017-17689.
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He attacked Mahal yet again sent Mahal through a well to send him out of contention for the triple-threat qualifying match. Time after time, Roman Reigns has failed to recapture the WWE Universal championship from Brock lesnar.
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Iranian lawmakers also set the Stars and Stripes ablaze inside the parliament and burnt symbolic copies of the nuclear agreement. "If you can't get a definite guarantee, then the nuclear deal cannot be continued", he said.
Ambassador David Friedman told reporters on Friday: "There was no give and take with Israel with regard to this decision". On May 14, in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Armon HaNatziv /East Talpiyot, United States Embassy will officially open.
Democrats argue that scrapping the rules will give ISPs free reign to suppress certain content or promote sites that pay them. House of Representatives will even vote on the issue or President Trump would impart his required signature on the matter.
The spot sets up conditions for Sunday's race that Red Bull doesn't particularly want to happen anytime soon. I don't think we're necessarily struggling in the front or the rear but overall downforce is always good.
Facebook disabled 1.3B fake accounts in 6 months
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