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November 15, 2018, Thursday

DAILY MORNING NEWSLETTER ON INFRASTRUCTURE FROM ACROSS THE MEDIA SPACE

IRDA For Special Status To Railways' Bonds

IRDA For Special Status To Railways' Bonds

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irda), Indian Railways and Life Insurance Corporation of India are in disagreement over the ‘status’ of the proposed borrowing by the Railways as the regulator demands that the funds belonging to millions of common insurers be ring-fenced as stipulated by regulations, two people familiar with the developments said.

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All Trains To Go Fully Electric Soon: Piyush Goyal

All Trains To Go Fully Electric Soon: Piyush Goyal

Diesel-run trains will soon become history in India, railway minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday.

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Driver-Less Technology On Hyderabad Metro Rail

Driver-Less Technology On Hyderabad Metro Rail

The Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) will have two drivers, one in the front cabin for the onward journey and the other in the rear cabin for the return direction.

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Tejas Express from Surat-Mumbai! At 130 kmph, travel in ‘luxury’ between the two cities in the same time as Rajdhani

Rajdhani Last New Technology In Railways: Piyush Goyal’s Reply To Bullet Train Critics

Rajdhani Express was the last “new” technology introduced by the Indian Railways, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said today, taking a jibe at critics of the bullet train including Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi.

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Rahul Gandhi Gets Bullet Train Crash Course From Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

Rahul Gandhi Gets Bullet Train Crash Course From Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday launched a stinging attack on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for questioning the role of bullet trains in India.

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New Railways Ticket

More Than Three Decade Old Demand For An “Express” Train For People Of Kirandul In Dantewada District Of Chhattisgarh Fulfilled

Railway Administration Extends Train No. 08152 Visakhapatnam – Jagdalpur Upto Kirandul This is Also a Fulfilment of Promise of Railway Minister to Start Such a Train Shortly

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60 Trains To Lucknow

In Bengaluru, Passengers Bank On Whatsapp For Real-time Train Updates

How social media savvy is Bengaluru? Even before the clock strikes 8 in the morning, a WhatsApp group of office-goers called 'Train to ITPL (4)' gets flooded with real-time updates on suburban train services.

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Rail Safety

Will Phase Out Diesel Locomotive In Five Years: Railways Minister Piyush Goyal

Coal and Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said the Indian Railways will completely phase out diesel locomotives in the next five years and will switch to electric locomotives with the focus on increasing speed.

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Rajasthan's Royal Wheels Swap Routes, And Get New Names

Rajasthan's Royal Wheels Swap Routes, And Get New Names

A newer 'Royal Rajasthan on Wheels' has replaced the two-decade old luxurious train 'Palace on Wheels' (PoW) and assumed the latter’s name this season, the Economic Times reported.

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Ivanka Trump, PM Modi To Inaugurate World's Largest Entrepreneurs' Meet In Hyderabad

Ivanka Trump, PM Modi To Inaugurate World's Largest Entrepreneurs' Meet In Hyderabad

A week from now, India will host 1500 young entrepreneurs from 150 countries for three days in Hyderabad. A majority of the delegates attending the Global Entrepreneurship Summit are going to be women, including those from countries like Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia and Israel.

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Piyush Goyal’s Cool Reply To Bullet Train Critics: Rajdhani The Last New Technology Introduced In Railways!

Piyush Goyal’s Cool Reply To Bullet Train Critics: Rajdhani The Last New Technology Introduced In Railways!

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has slammed critics of the bullet train project, questioning those who are opposed to the introduction of new technology in Indian Railways.

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Railways To Rely On Artificial Intelligence To Prevent Signal Failures

Railways To Rely On Artificial Intelligence To Prevent Signal Failures

Indian Railways has undertaken remote condition monitoring of the system, a new approach for the national transporter, to predict failures through the effective use of artificial intelligence.

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India’s Rating Upgrade: Strong Endorsement Of Structural Reforms

India’s Rating Upgrade: Strong Endorsement Of Structural Reforms

Good governance is the art of finding a balance between what is popular and what is progressive. In the past few months, we have seen a lot of hue and cry surrounding the triple tsunami of demonetisation.

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London Transport Model Is Looked Upon By The Govt To Replicate On Indian City Roads

London Transport Model Is Looked Upon By The Govt To Replicate On Indian City Roads

Public transport running on biofuel and electricity is the focus of the government as it would be environment friendly and cost effective, stated Union minister Nitin Gadkari, while addressing the first edition of ‘Smart Mobility Conference’ organised by FICCI.

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Metro To Chart Indelible Route On Hyderabad Map, Says HMRL Boss

Metro To Chart Indelible Route On Hyderabad Map, Says HMRL Boss

After all the ups and downs and twists and turns, Hyderabad Metro Rail is finally gearing up to chug off, thanks to the final hurdle being cleared.

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Mumbai Central Station ‘Disappears’ From Railway App, Commuters Derailed

Mumbai Central Station ‘Disappears’ From Railway App, Commuters Derailed

A change in the station code of Mumbai Central, which will come into effect on February 1, 2018, has led to huge confusion among passengers planning to book tickets from this station to various destinations in western India and New Delhi.

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Elphinstone Bridge Collapse Tragedy: Bailey Bridge To The Rescue, But It Won’t Be Easy

Elphinstone Bridge Collapse Tragedy: Bailey Bridge To The Rescue, But It Won’t Be Easy

More than a month after the Elphinstone Road stampede, and reportedly the Western Railway still to award contracts to build new bridges at Elphinstone Road and two other locations in order to augment their discharge capacities.

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Train Of Woes For Commuters From Kottayam

Train Of Woes For Commuters From Kottayam

Febin (name changed) used to commute between his native Kottayam and Ernakulam, where he worked as a technician, daily on Venad Express.

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Nitin Gadkari Junks E-Car Battery Swap Plan, Advocates London-style Public Transport For Delhi

Nitin Gadkari Junks E-Car Battery Swap Plan, Advocates London-style Public Transport For Delhi

Transport minister Nitin Gadkari said on Monday that the battery swapping policy proposed by Niti Aayog to promote advanced electric mobility in the country is not viable in India.

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Decongest City Main Station, Convert West As Terminal

Decongest City Main Station, Convert West As Terminal

The development of century old West railway station remains a non-starter with no serious concern from either the railway officials or political leaders.

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Western Railways Introduces System To Let Passengers Keep Tabs On The Hygiene Of Toilets At 17 Mumbai Stations

Western Railways Introduces System To Let Passengers Keep Tabs On The Hygiene Of Toilets At 17 Mumbai Stations

The Western Railway (WR) has introduced a mechanism under which users can rate and provide feedback about the hygiene of toilets at the 17 stations under its jurisdiction, a senior official said.

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Historic Mughal Road Still Closed, One Way Traffic On Srinagar-Leh Highway

Historic Mughal Road Still Closed, One Way Traffic On Srinagar-Leh Highway

The historic 86-km-long Mughal road, connecting south Kashmir with Jammu remained closed for the 5th day on Tuesday while only one-way traffic will ply on Srinagar-Leh national highway.

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