27 per litre in Delhi. In Kolkata petrol price was at Rs 80.91, while in Chennai it was Rs 81.26. The prices are raised by 15 paisa in Kolkata, Mumbai and by 16 paisa in Chennai.
The Union Minister put the blame on uncertain political conditions in oil exploring countries and the worldwide market for the oil price rise.
Amid the rise in fuel prices, crude oil futures fell 2.73 per cent to Rs 4,485 per barrel on Monday, in line with the weak trend overseas as the market eyed an increase in output from top crude producers - Russia, the United States, and Saudi Arabia.
After hitting a high of $84.47 on May 14, the brent crude oil prices have plummeted by almost $9 over the past fortnight.
As per the pricing mechanism, the domestic petrol prices are dependent upon the worldwide fuel price on a 15-day average.
Petrol and diesel prices continue to soar and touched another peak on Monday. High oil price is going to inflict additional pain just as businesses and consumers were returning to normalcy after demonetisation and GST.
The Petroleum Minister said he would not question states who need to generate revenue for welfare programmes, but when the Centre reduced excise duty in last October, some states like Odisha did not reduce Value-Added Tax.
Sources said the windfall tax is one of the options being considered by the government as a permanent solution to dealing with the problem of spike in oil prices. During the day, it tanked 11.44 per cent to Rs 155.45.
Last week, BJP President Amit Shah had said that a plan is being worked upon to check petrol prices in the country.
However, Pradhan doesn't see this as a potential solution as the central government had reduced the excise duty on fuel by Rs. 2 per litre only recently in the wake of poor. The tax may come in form of a cess, will kick in the moment oil prices cross $70/bbl. Global oil prices are near $80/barrel, extending their rally on the likely return of sanctions on Iran, India's third largest supplier. "This will not only reduce the fuel prices but will also increase the government's revenue", Gadkari said.
Motshegwa said following the outbreak of the deadly Ebola in the DRC, her ministry has put measures in place at points of entry. It was tested in Guinea during the outbreak that killed more than 11,300 people in West Africa from 2014 to 2016.
Her body was cremated soon after her death over fears the virus could spread; her family wasn't able to see her. Historically, it was first identified in Kampung Sungai Nipah in Malaysia in the year 1998.
If Boston looks to clinch the series, they'll have to continue to get production from the core that has got them to this point. At home, Boston has been a completely different team out hustling Cleveland, Philadelphia and Milwaukee on both ends.
It's now a 40-mph storm located about 60 miles south of Cozumel, Mexico, according to the hurricane center's 2 p.m. It will continue to move north going into Sunday and Monday and will dump heavy rain all along the coast.
After Azam was forced to retire hurt on 68, Shadab Khan and Faheem Ashraf played positively to extend their team's lead. With Dom Bess , it was like Joe Root walked back out, with his back foot punches and cover drives.
The filing shows he paid Michael Cohen between $100,001 (£75,000) and $250,000 for expenses incurred in 2016. Attorneys for Cohen said this week they had no reason to believe Avenatti had the information lawfully.
After the loss, Twitter sluths dug up an old tweet from Cook posted two years ago, and things could not be more ironic. Iguodala missed Tuesday night's game after banging his left knee in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game.
He says the teacher "immediately ran at him, swatted a gun out of his hand and tackled him to the ground". Noblesville, which is about 20 miles northeast of Indianapolis, is home to about 50,000 people.
PayPal could well be set to move further into high-street shopping after acquiring iZettle for $2.2bn. In today's digital world, consumers want to be able to buy when, where and how they want.
Powerful Cyclone Deluges Oman, Yemen; Six Dead, 30 Missing
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With GDPR, EU citizens now in full control of personal data
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Trump Can't Block His Critics On Twitter, Judge Rules
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Memorial Day: Honoring, remembering the fallen
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Pompeo says US-North Korea summit 'up to Kim'
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Wigan pays tribute to those who died at Arena bombing
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If North Korea wants to meet, 'we'll be there': White House
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Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russian Federation
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