With the prestigious Pune metro rail project facing prospects of getting delayed as one of its proposed corridors passes too close to the famous Aga Khan palace — a national monument — Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a recent review of the project
The railways had alerted the Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority (KMDA) about weak support beams, exposed reinforcements and even cracks on piers of the 50-year-old Majerhat Bridge in the city which collapsed Tuesday killing one person, trapping several others and crushing many vehicles.
Railway officers can now lose jobs for trying to delay or evade transfer orders on promotion will now result in railway officers losing their seniority, the railway board has indicated.
Keen to give the desired push to electric mobility in the country, the Union government plans to aggressively focus on finding solutions for developing indigenous technology for charging electric vehicles in the country.
Uttar Pradesh will soon become country’s first state to get Rapid Rail in the first phase of implementation of RRTS. The ambitious rapid rail project will connect Delhi and Meerut in the first corridor.
The railways suffered a loss of around Rs 90 lakh in the Mumbai road overbridge (ROB) collapse earlier this month, Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain informed the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.
In November 2016, 132 Indian Railways’ Jansadharan Ticket Booking Sewaks (JTBS) took unfair advantage of a three-day-long waiver facility provided by the government to allow transactions at railway ticketing counters after the shock demonetisation order of November 8
Electricity distribution company (discom) BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL), supplying power to central and east Delhi, on Wednesday said that it has signed a power sale agreement with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to purchase 100 MW of wind power at competitive rates.
At a time when the entire Uttar Pradesh is facing a serious power crisis, leading to frequent power cuts, the ministers and officials in the Yogi Adityanath government have been found to be drawing more power than required.
The inclusion of petroleum products under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will not prevent price fluctuations as India is a massive importer of crude and domestic prices will reflect global price movements, said Sanjeev Sanyal (in pic), principal economic advisor in the finance ministry.