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Why is Mukul Roy absent from cabinet meetings, asks Congress


September 14th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) Asking why Railway Minister Mukul Roy, from the Trinamool Congress, was absent from most cabinet meetings where decisions like the fuel price hike are taken, ... Read more...

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Odisha protests diesel price hike, cap on cooking gas


September 14th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 14 (IANS) Non-Congress parties Friday staged protests in various parts of Odisha against hike in the price of diesel and restrictions on supply of subsidised cooking gas ... Read more...

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CPI-M threatens nation-wide protest against diesel price hike


September 14th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) Condemning the abrupt hike in diesel price, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat said Friday his party in coordination with other parties ... Read more...

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Left Front condemns diesel price hike


September 14th, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) West Bengal Left Front chairman Biman Bose Thursday condemned the union government's decision to hike diesel prices, saying such "anti-people" decisions will have a "disastrous impact" ... Read more...

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Will oppose anti-people fuel price hike: SP


September 14th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party said the anti-people policies of the Congress-led central government will take the country towards devastation and asserted it would fight the diesel price ... Read more...

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Would have been happy to withdraw support, says angry Mamata (Lead)


September 13th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) Angered over the diesel price hike Thursday, Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee said she would have been very happy if she could have withdrawn support ... Read more...

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Would have been happy to withdraw support, says angry Mamata


September 13th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, J Sep 13 (IANS) Angered over the diesel price hike Thursday, Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee said she would have been very happy if she could have withdrawn ... Read more...

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Congress defends, opposition slams diesel price hike


September 13th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Congress Thursday defended the government's decision to hike the price of diesel by Rs.5 a litre, while the opposition parties including the BJP ... Read more...

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Tractor sales to pick up from October: Escorts


September 5th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 5 (IANS) Tractor sales, which have been flat for about six months due to a delayed monsoon, are expected to pick up from October following recent rains, agri-machinery ... Read more...

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Inflation inches up, analysts expect rate hike (Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation continued to be on an uptrend, though the pace of increase slowed down, as latest data released Thursday showed inflation had ... Read more...

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Will analyse diesel price hike effect: Dikshit


July 4th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The Delhi government will analyse the effect of recent hike in diesel prices and review it in two months, Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit said here ... Read more...

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Renewable energy sector welcomes diesel price hike!


June 26th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) The hiked fuel prices may have enraged the political parties, people and India Inc but there is a section that welcomes the move. The renewable energy ... Read more...

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Fuel price hike will have inflationary pressure: Industrialists


June 25th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) While conceding that the fuel price hike was inevitable, industrialists here Saturday said the increase in the rates of diesel, kerosene and cooking gas will ... Read more...

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Left Front protests diesel price hike move


May 17th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) West Bengal's opposition Left front Tuesday announced it would hit the streets if the union government raised the prices of diesel, kerosene and cooking gas.The empowered ... Read more...

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Reddy rules out diesel price hike


January 20th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.20 (ANI): New Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister S.Jaipal Reddy on Thursday ruled out any increase in diesel prices, even though oil companies are losing Rs.7 per litre on the ... Read more...

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CII proposes bio-diesel price hike


January 2nd, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The government should raise the price of bio-diesel obtained from the jatropha plant to support the bio-diesel industry's sustainability efforts, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) says.In ... Read more...

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Ministerial panel to decide on diesel price hike next week (Lead)


December 15th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) A ministerial panel headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will meet Dec 22 to decide whether state-run fuel retailers should hike the prices of diesel, ... Read more...

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Ministerial panel to decide diesel price hike Dec 22


December 15th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) A ministerial panel under Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee meets here Dec 22 to take a call on allowing state-run fuel retailers to hike the prices of ... Read more...

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Bangaloreans brace up for all round price hikes


June 26th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 26 (IANS) From bachelors to families and traders to buyers, people across Karnataka are busy reworking their monthly budgets after Friday's fuel price hike announced by the central government. Thousands of ... Read more...

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Kamal Nath asks for a day to consider truckers’ demands


March 30th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Kamal Nath Tuesday sought a day's time to reply to the demands of truck operators who have threatened an indefinite strike ... Read more...

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Truck operators to meet Kamal Nath to discuss demands


March 29th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Representatives of the truck operators who announced an indefinite strike from April 5 to protest the recent hike in fuel prices will meet government officials Tuesday to ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh not to increase bus fares


June 7th, 2008 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 7 (IANS) With its eyes firmly fixed on next year's elections, the Congress government in Andhra Pradesh Saturday decided not to increase bus fares despite the steep diesel price hike. ... Read more...

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A bicycle rally to protest impending oil price hike


May 25th, 2008 - 8:09 pm ICT by admin
Patna, May 25 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party took out a bicycle rally here on Sunday in protest against the impending petrol and diesel price hike.Shouting slogans against the Central Government, ... Read more...

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