Fare Hike

Jan 08, 2015 at 16:49 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The initial set of fares on the Ghatkopar-Versova route were Rs 10, Rs 20, Rs 30 and Rs 40. The revised rates effective today will be Rs 10, Rs 15 and Rs 20.
Dec 31, 2014 at 20:00 | Source: PTI
The expert panel has observed that the current suburban fares is 60 percent less than road travel cost and emphasised the need for increasing fares in a gradual manner.
Jul 08, 2014 at 09:02 | Source: CNBC-TV18
As passenger fare hikes and freight hikes have already taken place, Anish Damania, Institutional Equities Head, IDFC Securities does not expect much news flow on the same.
Jul 07, 2014 at 17:32 | Source: PTI
The short-duration discussion saw the government put all the blame for the current situation on food prices as also the recent hike in railway passenger fares and freight and diesel prices on the previous UPA government, saying it had inherited a "legacy" from it.
Jul 07, 2014 at 08:56 | Source:
A heated debate is expected in Parliament as the Opposition parties are likely to take up the issue of price rise, fuel price hike and the revision of rail fares. Congress will also try and corner the government over the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board scam.
Jul 07, 2014 at 08:44 | Source: CNBC-TV18
There are high expectations from the Modi government, which came to power on the promise of putting the Indian economy back on track. Opposition parties are likely to take up the issue of price rise, fuel price hike and the revision of rail fares.
Jul 07, 2014 at 07:45 | Source:
The government will be presenting its maiden Rail Budget on July 8 and the Union Budget on the 10th July. There are high expectations from the government which came to power on the promise of putting the Indian economy back on track. Opposition parties are likely to take up the issue of price rise, fuel price hike and the revision of rail fares.
Jun 24, 2014 at 22:04 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In a conversation to CNBC-TV18s Shereen Bhan, RS Sharma, former CMD, ONGC said that he expects a hike of minimum Rs 0.25-0.30 a month for kerosene and Rs 10 per month for LPG cylinder as of now.
Jun 24, 2014 at 21:55 | Source: CNBC-TV18
There is no fare hike for ordinary fare in suburban trains for upto 80 kilometers but season ticket holders will have to bear only a 14.2 percent hike in fares.
Jun 24, 2014 at 21:19 | Source:
The move was taken in view of the Maharashtra Assembly elections which are due in the year-end. The Narendra Modi government was under pressure from its own allies and ministers to rollback fare hike.
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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

R Jagannathan

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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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Monsanto India  

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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