Fare Hike

Jun 23, 2016 at 17:34 | Source: PTI
Airlines might not be "angels, but definitely they are not demons", Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said amid concerns over arbitrary hike in air fares
Mar 03, 2016 at 19:54 | Source: PTI
Accusing the government of making "bogus claims" in the Railway Budget, the Opposition on Thursday said though there was no proposal to hike fares and freightrates, there was every possibility for it to do so like in the previous year.
Feb 25, 2016 at 22:18 | Source: PTI
"The rail budget does not envisage an increase in passenger fares or freight, however earnings from various segments are forecast to grow by an average of 10-12 percent, thus leaving the door open for fare hikes during the year itself," India Ratings said in a note.
Feb 25, 2016 at 15:32 | Source: PTI
"There is an effort to improve railway services. At the same time, fare hike has been avoided," state BJP president Raosaheb Danve said here.
Feb 25, 2016 at 15:00 | Source: PTI
Hailing the Rail Budget 2016-16 as "passenger-centric" as it entails no fare hike, Modi said it will play an important role in the country's rejuvenation.
Feb 24, 2016 at 19:48 | Source: PTI
The stay on the fare hikes of Mumbai Metro will continue for another month with the Bombay High Court today rejecting a plea for early date and scheduled a bunch of petitions on the issue for hearing on March 18.
Feb 24, 2016 at 07:36 | Source: PTI
"There is lack of political will to raise passenger fares even though the reluctance is not shared by passengers, who would be willing to pay more provided the hike is accompanied by better services including timely arrival of trains, cleanliness at stations, safety and improvement in food," the chamber said a memorandum to the Railway Minister.
Jan 29, 2016 at 19:05 | Source: PTI
The proposed hike in Mumbai MetroRail fares would not be implemented till February 11 as theBombay High Court today adjourned the hearing till then toenable the parties seek clarification from the Supreme Court.
Dec 24, 2015 at 20:50 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Indian equities are likely to fare better next year compared to 2015, when a mix of factors such as lack of earnings pick-up, commodity slump and an long-pending Federal Reserve rate hike weighed on sentiment, believes market expert Jyotivardhan Jaipuria.
Dec 23, 2015 at 10:30 | Source: PTI
The hike is more for the AC class segment while the Second Class Tatkal charges remain unchanged. In AC-2 a passenger has to pay Rs 400 now as against the earlier rate of Rs 300 in minimum Tatkal charges and Rs 500 as maximum charge against Rs 400 earlier.
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It`s a good beginning, at least. However, rather than rolling back passenger fare hikes, the Govt. could have hiked the fares marginally and given a stiffer hike to higher classes - i.e. First, First AC, II AC, III tier AC, etc., since most of these are funded by the companies and would not have

11.38 AM Jul 8th 2014


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With passenger fare hike of 25% definitely will put the railways on the track but at the same time it will also put passengers on the track as well

11.35 AM Jul 8th 2014

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Fare hike done, Railways stocks sniff more reforms as they rally in trade. Will Govt bite the FDI bullet?

5.58 PM Jul 7th 2014

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decisions, such as the rail fare hike, the delay in announcing a gas pricing policy, or his foreign policy initiatives, which can be delinked from institutional issues. Of course, it would be easy to dismiss allegations against Modi with a simple counter: which constitutional norm did the UPA observe

1.19 PM Jun 30th 2014


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ARSS Infra  

I has won good railway contract on Friday. Govt will be floating many railway projects this year ( it is supported by rail fare hike) . ARSS has good technical expertise in this segment and will bag many of these projects in coming months. - My target for ARSS Infra is Rs 110 for the short term

10.24 AM Jun 30th 2014


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Heath minister talks about every thing except structural changes in health services.Petrl Min talks about every thing except oil&gas reform.HRD min speaks about DU row but silient on education reform, Fare Hike is previous govt decision.Brokerage gang ho about long term bull market?Company Like

1.28 PM Jun 28th 2014

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The only work visible is Railway fare hike, Diesel fare hike, Sugar price hike ... We are waiting to see the real work first in the Union budget, when we can really see if there is any seriousness in tackling inflation. Upto now, we have seen only lip service, but price hikes in everything

11.46 AM Jun 27th 2014


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Budget is not going to give any relief to anyone as seen in bitter pills of rail fare hikes,in the name of setting right the economy.

1.19 PM Jun 26th 2014


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Rail fare hike is a bold step . It is good for railway and the country. I do admit and admire the minister .

7.10 PM Jun 25th 2014


It was naive to try & push such a massive hike in one go. However , eventually the fare hike going ahead will be inevitable , given that fares hike were left untouched for a long time .

4.01 PM Jun 25th 2014

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