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Hold your horses, Bengal minister tells taxi, bus owners (Lead)


September 14th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) As bus, minibus and taxi operators in West Bengal threatened an indefinite strike if fares were not immediately raised in the wake of the abrupt ... Read more...

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Bus unions demand immediate fare hike


September 14th, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) In the wake of the abrupt Rs.5 hike in diesel prices, bus and minibus operators in West Bengal Friday threatened to go on an indefinite strike ... Read more...

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Domestic airlines’ 2011-12 losses around Rs.10,000 crore


May 3rd, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The total operational losses of all domestic airlines, barring the budget carrier IndiGo, in 2011-12 is estimated to be around Rs.10,000 crore, Civil Aviation Minister ... Read more...

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Trivedi’s rail fare hike rationale absurd: Trinamool MP


March 22nd, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) On the day when newly sworn-in Railway Minister Mukul Roy announced a roll back in the rail passenger fare hike in the Lok Sabha, Trinamool ... Read more...

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‘Civil aviation sector up 18.5 percent in seven years’


March 15th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) India's financially troubled civil aviation sector grew at 18.5 percent in the last seven years and the government has taken various steps to resolve ... Read more...

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India seeks more code-sharing to boost travel to Canada


July 1st, 2011 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 1 (IANS) With no Canadian airline flying to India even as two Indian carriers touch Canada, Indian civil aviation authorities have demanded enhanced code-sharing by the Canadian national ... Read more...

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IndiGo readies to fly to Kathmandu


June 17th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 17 (IANS) Fares on the New Delhi-Kathmandu flight are poised to dip, to the joy of the budget traveller, as India's low-cost carrier IndiGo readies to start operations ... Read more...

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Metro stations to have digital pods for information


January 30th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The Delhi Metro will install interactive digital pods at 28 stations to provide detailed information to commuters about its network, stations, train timings, fare structure and major ... Read more...

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Concession agreement signed for Hyderabad Metro


September 4th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 4 (IANS) The concession agreement for the Rs.12,132-crore Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) project was signed here Saturday. The Andhra Pradesh government signed the pact with Larsen & Toubro Hyderabad Metro Rail ... Read more...

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Delhi auto, taxi fares set to zoom (Second Lead)


June 21st, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) People in the Indian capital will have to shell out a lot more to travel by autos and taxis, with the government Monday saying the new tariff ... Read more...

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Delhi to decide on auto-rickshaw fare hike


May 31st, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Monday said the hike in price of compressed natural gas (CNG) by the central government will be taken into consideration while deciding ... Read more...

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Increased bus fares irk Delhi commuters (Lead)


November 4th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Delhi's public transport buses Wednesday began charging their new steeply hiked fares, affecting millions of mostly poor and lower income group commuters. After announcing earlier that the revised ... Read more...

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Bus fare hiked in capital, Delhiites upset (Second Lead)


October 26th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Commuting in the capital on the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses became costlier from Monday as the government hiked fares, and after a 30-year freeze steeply ... Read more...

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Exclusive bus service for Chandigarh government school students


June 25th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 25 (IANS) The Chandigarh administration is all set to launch an exclusive bus service for government school kids by next month. This service - the first in the country - ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to buy 3,500 new buses


June 24th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 24 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's seven state transport undertakings (STUs) will purchase 3,500 buses this fiscal with funding assistance from Tamil Nadu Transport Development Finance Corp and the central government. Some 1,600 ... Read more...

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Airlines reply to regulator on fare hike


February 14th, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The aviation regulator has got explanation letters from six airlines on why they withdrew promotional fares and hiked base tariff, a government official said here Saturday. He ... Read more...

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Luxury airline Royal Jet announces new fare structure for Gulf


August 20th, 2008 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 20 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates' (UAE) international luxury executive airline Royal Jet has announced a new fare structure for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.Under the new structure, ... Read more...

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West Bengal to introduce insurance for bus passengers


June 30th, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 30 (IANS) In an innovative move, the West Bengal government is all set to introduce insurance benefits for the passengers of long-distance state transport buses. "We have decided to take ... Read more...

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PM denies immediate relief to the aviation sector


June 12th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh refused to announce any immediate relief to the airline industry that is hit by high aviation fuel cost, but assured the industry leaders ... Read more...

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Dubai’s new budget carrier to be independent entity


March 20th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 20 (IANS) The new low-cost airline announced by the Dubai government will be an independent entity with its own brand and identity with Emirates airline assisting it in its launch ... Read more...

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Three-wheelers becoming popular in Chennai


November 14th, 2007 - 2:46 am ICT by admin
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