Wednesday, Feb 08, 2023

Price Hike


Verka hikes rates, standard milk to cost Rs 3/l more

February 04, 2023 1:52 am

According to Verka officials, the rate of 500 millilitres of standard milk has been revised from Rs 29 to Rs 30.

Consumer firms unlikely to hike prices for now

February 28, 2022 12:35 am

Industry executives said that FMCG companies have already hiked product rates in recent times due to elevated commodity prices to the extent possible without risking demand and are covered at least for the next three months due to long-term contracts.

Tata Motors to hike commercial vehicle prices by around 2% from October 1

September 21, 2021 4:30 pm

The effective price hike, in the range of 2 per cent, will be implemented based on the model and the variant of the vehicle, the auto major said in a statement.

From 2022, passengers will have to pay more to fly out of Bengaluru as airport gets nod to hike user fees

September 10, 2021 7:18 am

From the next financial year, a fee of Rs 350 for departing domestic passengers and Rs 1,200 for international travellers will be in effect till the end of March 2023, and subsequently increased in a graded manner.

Maruti Suzuki to hike car prices in Jul-Sep quarter amid rise in input costs

June 21, 2021 2:27 pm

The price rise has been planned in the second quarter (July-September period) of the current financial year and the increase shall vary for different models, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) said.

Haryana effects 2.5 to 15-fold hike in sapling rates, faces flak

August 06, 2020 10:39 am

As per the revised rates, the plants raised in 12x22 cm polybags will now be available at the rate of Rs 15 per plant while plants of more than five feet height raised in 30x45cm size bags can be purchased at the rate of Rs 80 per plant.

Riding high on hope but PMPML yet to get its ‘act’ together

March 09, 2015 1:28 am

Shrikar Pardeshi says things are changing, but commuters ask why are fares not being reduced.

Air India reduces fares by upto 50 per cent for domestic flights

January 13, 2015 11:48 am

Bookings are up by over 100 per cent week-on-week, he said, adding this sale followed by a similar offer from Jet Airways.

Govt prices potato at Rs 14, public pays Rs 24

August 10, 2014 2:17 am

Jyoti and Chandramukhi varieties of the potato are priced at Rs 20 and 22 per kg, respectively.

Hands tied, knee jerk: Stock limits put on onion, potato

July 03, 2014 8:36 am

Stock holding limits will prohibit individuals from storing onion and potato beyond prescribed ceiling.


Increasing airfare in time of distress is concerning: Mahesh Sharma

February 24, 2016 12:38 pm

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Wednesday reacted over the price hike by private airlines in the time of crisis. He said it is a matter of serious consideration for them as well as for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He further said that airlines should not increase their prices during the crisis period. He added that Air India has always played a social holistic role and acted in the same way during Nepal’s earthquake.