Oct 23, 2013 at 21:09 | Source: PTI
Passenger fares were hiked by about two percent on October 7, the second time in the current fiscal, as railways decided to link the fare with fuel adjustment component (FAC). The fare was hiked by about 20 percent earlier in January and later on reservation fee and superfast surcharges were increased from April this year.
Oct 03, 2013 at 16:22 | Source: PTI
According to the budget proposal, the fuel component is segregated from tariff as FAC. Railways is expected to revise the passenger and freight tariff in every six-month after taking into account the input cost and the prevailing market condition.
Mar 31, 2013 at 21:58 | Source: PTI
Travelling in trains is set to become costlier from tomorrow as the hike in reservation fee and superfast charges announced in the Rail Budget come into effect from April 1.
Mar 13, 2013 at 16:00 | Source: PTI
Justifying the hike in charges on various counts announced recently, Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal today hinted at further increase in surcharge on bookings and cancellations for balanced development of the country's largest transporter which has "limited resources".
Mar 11, 2013 at 19:02 | Source: PTI
Assam budget proposes Metro rail for Guwahati
Mar 08, 2013 at 16:23 | Source: PTI
JSW Steel is likely to increase prices of its products next month as rising prices in the international markets are hitting its margins, a top company official said today.
Feb 28, 2013 at 08:19 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The announcement in the Railway Budget to introduce 179 escalators and 400 lifts at A-1 and other major stations, affixing Braille stickers with layout of coaches including toilets, provision of wheel chairs and battery operated vehicles at more stations and making coaches wheel-chair friendly is definitely a move in the right direction.
Feb 27, 2013 at 19:02 | Source: PTI
Bansal ready to talk to NCP over rail budget
Feb 27, 2013 at 18:19 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
According to India Ratings, the proposed 5.79% increase in rail freight as per the Railway Budget 2013-2014 may negatively impact the margins of the cement industry.
Feb 27, 2013 at 15:12 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Railway Budget for 2013-14, while emphasizing on its priority to increase rail safety and security, also seeks to raise investment in modernization and up gradation of rail infrastructure: CARE Ratings