Petrol and diesel prices were hiked on Thursday after remaining unchanged for just a day. State-run fuel retailer Indian Oil Corporation data showed that petrol and diesel prices have been hiked by 23 paise and 30 paise, respectively. This is the 14th price hike since May 4 this month, and with the latest increase, the fuel rate for petrol in Mumbai neared ₹100 per litre.
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Petrol and diesel prices in the national capital after a slight increase stood at Rs 90.99 and Rs 81.42 per litre, respectively on May 06. Prices rose by 25 paisa and 30 paisa respectively in Delhi. In Mumbai, the prices of petrol and diesel jumped by 22 paisa and 30 paisa to Rs 97.34 and Rs 88.49. The price of petrol and diesel in Chennai was Rs 92.90 and Rs 86.35 per litre respectively and Rs 90.92 and Rs 83.98 per litre in Kolkata.
Today morning, a major fire broke out at Delhi's market area in Lajpat Nagar. Delhi Fire Services chief Atul Garg said that the fire was reported from a showroom in the Central Market.
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At least two cops were martyred after terrorists attacked a joint team of police and CRPF in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, 2 civilians were also killed; The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has formed an alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for the Punjab Assembly elections in 2022; Congress leader Sachin Pilot is in Delhi to try and meet with the party leadership on demands that he says have remained unresolved months after he was promised a solution. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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Actor Randeep Hooda was the ambassador of the Convention for the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals in the United Nation's environmental treaty; Apollo Group of Hospitals has announced that it will start administering the Russian Covid-19 vaccine Sputnik V at ₹ 1,195; Calcutta High Court judge, Justice Arindam Sinha objected to the handling of the Narada bribery case; Another school in Chennai have come forward and accused a commerce teacher of having sexually harassed and intimidated them for years; The Supreme Court has adjourned to 31 May for a plea asking for the cancellation of class 12 board exams amid the Covid-19 situation.
#RandeepHooda #SputnikV #CBSE
In escalating action in the Congress toolkit controversy, two Congress leaders have been served notice by the Delhi Police. India's daily cases of Covid-19 dropped below two lakh with 1,96,427 lakh fresh infections reported in the last 24 hours. Mehul Choksi the 62-year-old fugitive diamantaire wanted by the CBI and Enforcement Directorate in connection with ₹ 14,000 crore PNB loan fraud and money-laundering case - has gone missing in the Caribbean island nation of Antigua and Barbuda. Cyclonic Storm Yaas intensifies into Severe Cyclonic Storm; to cross north Odisha-West Bengal coast on May 26 afternoon. The teacher of a top school in Chennai, who was accused of sexualmisconduct by several students and was booked under Pocso sections, has been arrested.
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BJP National Vice President Mukul Roy ditched the BJP to go back to the Trinamool fold, ending weeks of speculation. Roy & his son Subhrangshu Roy met West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee today at TMC bhawan in Kolkata. Why did he quit?
#GharWapasi #MukulRoy #SuvendhuAdhikari
Ending weeks of speculation, BJP national vice-president Mukul Roy, along with his son and former MLA Subhrangshu, returned to the ruling Trinamool fold on Friday; Poll strategist Prashant Kishor met with Maharashtra politician Sharad Pawar for lunch in Mumbai sparking buzz about a strategy for national elections in 2024; Kishor's meeting with Shah Rukh Khan set off gossip that the actor's production house would be making a webseries on the poll strategist; The ICMR will start national-level sero surveys to assess the spread of Covid-19. All this and more news at 9 PM.
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Petrol and diesel prices witnessed a minor surge in the national capital and stood at Rs 90.74 and Rs 81.12 per litre, respectively on Wednesday. The petrol prices were increased by 19 paise per litre..