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Indian Railways earned Rs 1,407 crore via reserved ticket cancellations in fiscal year 2016-2017
India

Indian Railways earned Rs 1,407 crore via reserved ticket cancellations in fiscal year 2016-2017

The Indian Railways collected Rs 1,407 crore through cancellation of reserved tickets on the request of the commuters in the fiscal year 2016-17, registering a 25.29 percent rise over previous year's earning under this head.

Telangana posts 17.82% growth in income via main taxes, hopes to implement more welfare programmes
India

Telangana posts 17.82% growth in income via main taxes, hopes to implement more welfare programmes

The Telangana government on Wednesday said it has registered a growth rate of 17.82 percent in income generated through main taxes and 17.81 expansion rate in all taxes.

Good news on Railways 2016-17 revenue: Why there is still a crying need to raise fares
Business

Good news on Railways 2016-17 revenue: Why there is still a crying need to raise fares

Railways has failed to achieve even its revised passenger revenue target for the fiscal while freight revenue has declined significantly year on year

Maharashtra economy likely to grow by 9.4% in 2016-17: Economic survey
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Maharashtra economy likely to grow by 9.4% in 2016-17: Economic survey

The survey stated that agriculture and allied activities sector is likely to grow by 12.5 percent.