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Jun 25, 2014
No rail fare hike for suburban commuters travelling up to 80 kmIn a relief for suburban commuters in Mumbai local trains, the Railways have decided not to increase fares for the first 80 kms for those travelling in the 2nd class.
Jun 24, 2014
Shiv Sena MPs meet railway minister amid fare hike rowAlready hit hard by the poor and inefficient services, the woes of the suburban rail commuters in the metropolis are going to be compounded further with the season ticket rates going up
Jun 23, 2014
Two PILs filed in Bombay HC challenge rail fare hikeTwo PILs filed in the Bombay High Court have challenged the steep hike in suburban railway fares announced by the Centre last week.
Jun 23, 2014
Railway fare hike does Mumbai local commuters no favoursAlready hit hard by the poor and inefficient services, the woes of the suburban rail commuters in the metropolis are going to be compounded further with the season ticket rates going up by more than double across classes.
Jun 21, 2014
BJP defends railway fare hike, puts blame on UPABJP today sought to defend the government's decision to hike both passenger fares and freight rates saying it has only implemented what the previous government proposed and got approved in the interim budget.
Jun 20, 2014
Jaya urges Modi to roll back railway passenger fare hike"I appeal to the Prime Minister to roll back the hike considering the welfare of the poor and the middle class people," Jayalalithaa said.
Jan 10, 2013
Rail fare hike sound, should not be politicised: ChidambaramThe opposition including the Bharatiya Janata Party, Left parties and Trinamool Congress had said the hike was anti-poor.<br /><br />
Jan 10, 2013
Mayawati terms rail fare hikes as anti-people"Bahujan Samaj Party demands that the rise in railway fares, which have been increased in an arbitrary manner by the UPA government, be withdrawn immediately," she said.
Jan 09, 2013
Hike necessary to bring Railways back on track: CIIIndustry body CII said rail fares have not been increased for the past 10 years and the move was necessary now, keeping in view the rising losses incurred by railways.
Oct 29, 2012
New Railway Minister Pawan Bansal may hike passenger faresBansal said he saw the railways as a "key responsibility" entrusted to him by the prime minister and said it would be his sincere endeavour to live up to expectations.