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Train ticket prices may hike to raise resources after FM rejects proposal of a special safety fund

Hike in fares likely as Railways mulls ways to raise resources

The cess on Sleeper, Second Class and AC-3 will be higher while it will be marginal for AC-2 and AC-1. New Delhi, Dec 11: Train passengers may have to shell out more as Railways is mulling increasing fares in a bid to raise resources after the Finance ... Business Line, 2 months ago
Rail fare hike coming? MSN India, 2 months ago

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Suburban fare hike in BMC election year a tricky issue

Maharashtra, might not want to play party-pooper by pushing for a fare hike. This time, the Railway's finances will be part of the general finance budget that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present on February 1.
 DNA1 month ago

Rail Budget 2017: Get ready to pay more for train tickets

The Railway Ministry may significantly hike fares for second class and AC 3-tier journeys to fund its safety corpus.
 Money Control4 weeks ago Will Jaitley hike rail fares in India's 1st combined budget. Here's a hint  Rediff.com2 months ago Jaitley hints at increase in railway fares  Deccan Herald2 months ago Another hike in rail fares likely after finance ministry refuses to bear railways' operational losses  India Today2 months ago

Flexi fares? Price hike? What to expect for your train tickets in upcoming Budget

In 2017, the Railway and Union Budget will be presented as a single statement on February 1.
 DNA1 month ago Budget 2017: Railway Safety tax to be introduced in Union Budget  catchnews.com4 weeks ago Rail safety to be a priority in Union Budget  Sify4 weeks ago

IRCTC Offers Rail Platforms For Installing 2000 ATMs; Platforms Would Be Now Used For Destination Weddings!

You would be surprised to know that Indian Railways earn less than 5% of their revenues via non-fare sources. In order to increase this share, and to introduce innovative approaches for generating revenue, IRCTC is all set to unleash few major plans in the ...
 Trak.in1 month ago

FM hints at rise in railway fares

As the Indian Railways is saddled with under-recovery of over R32,000 crore from the passenger segment, an across-the-board hike in fares could be expected soon. Though the transporter manages to fend for itself, its mammoth, legitimate capex needs are a ...
 MSN India2 months ago

There’s no intention of privatising railways

Blatant tool of shameless populism, the Indian Railways has been run into the ground by the constant pressures of coalition politics; now for the first time in 92 years, there will be no Railway Budget, as the Union Budget will subsume it. With PM Narendra ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Election Commission diktat stops populist proposals

The Election Commission's (EC) bar on making populist announcements ahead of polls is said to have stopped the government from making major announcements with regard to Railways and other sectors. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, in his Budget speech, refrained ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Can government afford to leave train fares unchanged third budget in a row?

If there's one budgetary element that has kept the common man happy for two years in a row, it is the unchanged train passenger fares. The BJP government which claimed the Centre in May 2016, has presented two budgets so far, with Union Railway Minister ...
 DNA4 weeks ago

Post-DeMo, the carrots

Prime minister’s masterstroke to demonetise higher denomination currencies took the nation by surprise and we saw public queuing up outside banks and ATMs to deposit old currencies and get newer ones to meet their daily needs. Pain was felt across sectors ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago
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