The fare hike had come into effect in October 2017, triggering protests from multiple quarters.
"Railways are losing substantial revenue on account of concessions granted to more than 50 categories of passengers. The scope of concession is not being enlarged," the Railways minister informed Parliament today.
Fares of Delhi Metro are likely to go up in January, 2019 again, going by the recommendations of a Centre-appointed committee, authorised to fix the mass rapid transit's commuting tariff.
In the aftermath of the October’s fare hike, the Delhi Metro lost three lakh commuters a day, a Right to Information application has revealed.
Arvind Kejriwal said the Centre bore the entire loss of Kolkata Metro and there should be no difficulty if it provided half the funds in the case of Delhi.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday described the proposed metro fare hike as “anti-people”, and said that he has asked his Transport Minister to find a way to stop it
The Railways has earned an additional revenue of Rs 540 crore in less than a year through the flexi fare scheme and there is no plan to discontinue it, a senior ministry official said
President Pranab Mukherjee was speaking at a farewell ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament which was attended by Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan.
It could have been just another day job for Kochi Metro labourers. But they were fortunate that they lent their hard work to Kochi metro
The “ultra-luxurious” Tejas Express – India’s first semi-high speed full AC train – is all set to begin its maiden journey today
Indian cricket team, in a heartwarming show of sportsmanship and camaraderie, sent a special retirement gift to Shahid Afridi by presenting him a Virat Kohli’s shirt signed by all the players.
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the long-standing tussle be resolved by April-end, which means that it passengers would no longer have to shell out the extra money for flying in and out of Delhi.
The ISIS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has acknowledged the group's defeat in Iraq in a 'farewell speech' and ordered his non-Arab fighters to either return to their countries or detonate themselves, according to media reports.
While the concept of ‘seat selection fee’ or the ‘family fee’ has existed worldwide for long, airlines are now looking to put it into effect rigorously.
London: Some spicy Indian food was added to the 'last supper' of Britains outgoing Prime minister David Cameron at his 10 Downing Street office-cum-home on the handover of power from him to Theresa May. Dishes
New Delhi:Budget carrier AirAsia India on Monday announced 50 percent discount in fare on return flights till May 18, for travel from August 1 to November 30, to mark the airline flying 2.5 million passengers
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today stayed till January 29 the proposed hike in fares of the Versova-Ghatkopar Metro rail corridor.The stay was granted by a bench headed by Justice Abhay Oka which said that