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Over 4 per cent hike in upper class railway fares from tomorrow

The levy will not be applicable for general and sleeper class travel.

Railways at work on twin diesel headaches

Seeks ways to bring down rising fuel costs, will brief green tribunal on plan to cut emission.


'Chai wala' Modi sips tea, promises to bring black money back if he becomes PM

Railways has projected Rs 1,64,995 crore revenue for the next fiscal, around Rs 20,000 crore more.

Premium trains, zero fare hike in Kharge’s maiden budget

Interim Rail Budget: Makes a record with 73 new trains and paints a rosy fiscal situation.

Interim Railway Budget: Mallikarjun Kharge flags off 39 new trains, doesn't touch fares

Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge also announced starting of more high-speed trains.

Despite polls,Railways to hike train passenger fare next week

Fares of mail/express trains will go up by 2 per cent while freight will see a 1.7 per cent jump.


Service tax on upper class rail travels: FinMin expects no opposition

Railway minister Dinesh Trivedi may have lost his job for hiking railway fares,but the finance ministry is hopeful that its Budget proposal to charge service tax on some railway services will not face similar opposition

Railway journey may cost more

The proposal will help in generating resources needed for improving safety and quality of services.