FUEL SURCHARGE

  • Delhi: DERC to review fuel surcharge, tariff may go up in November October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Power tariff in the city may go up next month as Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission is all set to levy a fuel surcharge to help the private distribution companies adjust their power purchase cost. While hiking the power tariff by up to 7.5 per cent for domestic consumers, the...
  • Hyderabad: Fasting TDP leaders forced into hospital March 30, 2013

    Hyderabad: In a midnight crackdown, Hyderabad police forcibly shifted fasting leaders of the main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) to a staterun hospital after their condition deteriorated. Policemen lifted 29 TDP legislators into waiting vehicles and shifted them to Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), where they were forcibly given...
  • AP battles power shortage, govt levies surcharge December 14, 2012

    Hyderabad: It is a nightmare for Andhra Pradesh residents who are puzzled why they are being charged double this month for the same amount of power consumption as the last. The consumers are upset after the state government's decision to levy a fuel surcharge on electricity which is pushing up...
  • Air fares up; Kingfisher, Deccan hike fuel surcharge June 2, 2008

    Bangalore: Kingfisher Airlines and lowcost carrier Deccan have hiked fuel surcharge from Tuesday following 19 per cent increase in the cost of aviation turbine fuel (ATF), an official of the combined airlines said Monday. The higher fuel surcharge will be levied on flights departing after Monday midnight and from early hours...
  • Long haul flights likely to get costlier by June May 23, 2008

    Mumbai: Airlines are planning to introduce a new slab for fuel surcharge on tickets to factor in the rising costs. Long haul flights could get costlier by the first week of June because airlines are thinking of introducing a third slab or three tier policy to levy a higher fuel...
  • Jet Airways ups tariffs by 10%, more hikes likely May 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Flying is slowly becoming more expensive. Rising costs of aviation fuels have forced airlines to hike passenger fares. Jet Airways will hike the cost of fullfare flights by 10 per cent from May 3. On discounted fares it has announced an increase in the fuel surcharge. For travelling on routes...
  • Major airlines to hike fare by 35% November 14, 2006

    New Delhi: Those low airfares you enjoyed due to cutthroat competition between airlines may soon be over. Airline companies are coming together to hike fares. In what airline industry sources are calling cartelisation, companies under the Federation of Indian Airlines have agreed to hike fares by 3 per cent to 5...
  • Airlines hike fuel surcharge by Rs 100 September 2, 2006

    New Delhi: Premier airlines Indian and Jet Airways and low cost Air Deccan on Saturday announced a hike of Rs 100 in the fuel surcharge per ticket, raising it to Rs 750. While the hike by Jet and Indian would be effective from September 5, Air Deccan said it would raise...
  • Jet hikes fuel surcharge by Rs 100 September 2, 2006

    Mumbai: Passengers of Jet Airways will now have to pay Rs 100 more on every booking. The country's leading airline has hiked the fuel surcharge on all domestic routes from the current Rs 650 to Rs 750. Passengers who purchase tickets outside India will have to pay $six extra. The airline has...