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Apr 07, 2017 at 14:59 | Source: PTI
Railways earned total Rs 914 crore from child passengers between April 21, 2016 and March 20, 2017 as against Rs 686 crore during the same period the previous year.
Apr 06, 2017 at 17:15 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Politics has always come in the way of fare hikes as parties fear losing votes. With less interference, the Railways have more freedom to hike fares.
Apr 06, 2017 at 15:15 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
By giving Railways the freedom to fix fares, it will now be able to garner more money to spend on much-needed safety measures and capital expenditure.
Mar 29, 2017 at 16:31 | Source: PTI
Railways is incurring losses on passenger operations every year, Lok Sabha was told today.
Jan 31, 2017 at 17:01 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Crisil Research estimates domestic passenger traffic in India to grow 21-23 percent on-year in 2016-17, primarily on account of lower air fares following decline in fuel prices and high competition.
Jan 06, 2017 at 20:02 | Source: PTI
A day after announcing its ticket prices at par with AC II of Rajdhani trains, National carrier Air India today came out with another lucrative offer for its passengers allowing enhanced free check-in baggage on its jumbo 747 flights operating on the trunk Delhi-Mumbai route.
Jan 06, 2017 at 13:14 | Source: PTI
Air India on Friday announced a limited period special fares scheme under which passengers can book tickets at the price of a second class AC Rajdhani Express ticket.
Dec 19, 2016 at 09:04 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Railway Ministry is likely to soon seek Cabinets nod for setting up independent agency to suggest passenger and freight fares, according to a report in The Economic Times.
Dec 16, 2016 at 12:02 | Source: PTI
However, passengers have to shell out 1.15 percent more as base fare than the normal Mail/Express AC-3 rate since the train is equipped with coffee/tea/soup vending machine, hot and refrigerated pantry and other facilities in each cabin.
Dec 11, 2016 at 11:54 | Source: PTI
Train passengers may have to shell out more as Railways is mulling increasing fares in a bid to raise resources after the Finance Ministry rejected its proposal of a special safety fund.
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dipu_1990

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SpiceJet  

fare (pax rev/pax) was Rs 3584. So the actual per hour passenger fare achieved in the last quarter, comes to Rs 2530. These are DGCA and Spicejet official figures. RCS mandates a fare of Rs 2500/hr, on routes which do not have any / many flights currently. So the demand will have to be improved

8.29 PM Apr 1st

logic2016

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Jet Airways  

Friends here comes the CAG report : The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has asked the railways to revise passenger fares and curtail concessional passes to recover its operating cost in a phased manner. "The railways needs to revisit the passenger and other coaching tariffs so as to recover

8.02 PM Mar 10th

logic2016

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SpiceJet  

The logic is very simple: When Modi can take away subsidy on LPG , removing subsidy on passenger fare is not far

8.00 PM Mar 10th

logic2016

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SpiceJet  

You can read more about the cag report on ET : CAG for revising railway passenger fares to recover cost

7.59 PM Mar 10th

logic2016

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SpiceJet  

Friends here comes the CAG report : The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has asked the railways to revise passenger fares and curtail concessional passes to recover its operating cost in a phased manner. "The railways needs to revisit the passenger and other coaching tariffs so

7.58 PM Mar 10th

logic2016

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SpiceJet  

Few months back I had said that railway is going to soon revise the passenger fare which was obvious .When LPG subsidy is taken off railway passenger fare is no exception to that

7.56 PM Mar 10th

gaganmahesh
wari-1986

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index  

railways is bleeding if significant passenger fare hike is not done, railways would die

10.23 PM Jan 7th

anr07

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VRL Logistics  

festive season has been really good for VRL, steep bus passenger fares have given good gains, expect it to touch 400 levels in medium term.

10.32 PM Oct 22nd 2016

padmanabhan
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News Now  

trains to their home constituency, forget their commercial viability. All this largessse without raising passenger fares ! This pernicious practice ensured that the Railways had no money for investment even to maintain rolling stock in working condition. By merging the Railway budget with the general

6.12 PM Sep 21st 2016

ramooji

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Economy  

Mamata Banerji may not be a power source this time as the passenger fare increases could be sustained even with her opposition and in a similar way,freight,diesel surcharge etc could be hiked without much opposition from her. However it would be time to consider establishment of power generating

8.36 PM Feb 10th 2013

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