Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday batted for the inclusion of aviation turbine fuel (ATF) and natural gas in Goods and Services Tax (GST) and made an appeal to the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for the same.
To ensure last-mile connectivity, Railways to flag off 10 new ‘sewa service’ trains on Oct 15: Details inside
With an aim to ensure last-mile connectivity to people travelling from smaller towns, the Indian Railways will flag off ten ‘sewa service’ trains on October 15, 2019. The new sewa service trains will be launched on these routes:
On Monday, the Western Railway (WR) set up joint inspection teams that will visit various locations between Churchgate-Dahanu section where there are slums and garbage are dumped on rail lines.
Illegal slums and garbage heaps beside rail tracks are proving to be a dampener for the Railways, which wants to make optimum use of the space available under its facilities. The dire situation at Mahim where a train derailed on October 2 is a case in point.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will likely visit Saudi Arabia soon during which he is expected to hold bilateral with top Saudi leadership, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
The central government’s recent decision to lower the corporate tax rate is a positive development for the power sector, as it would allow the electricity generators with cost-plus power purchase agreements (PPAs) to pass on the lower tax benefit to the distribution utilities (discoms).
Here’s how much you litter, Mumbai! Just on railway tracks and premises, the Western and Central Railways has collected close to 122 tonnes of garbage in a mere 15 days — between September 16-30 — as part of special cleanliness drive called ‘Swachhata Hi Sewa’.
The railway administration and unions are at loggerheads over the change in the maintenance schedule of local trains. The Indian Railways’ Research and Design wing has widened the overhaul schedule of Central and Western Railway
Will Mumbai’s British era bridges be cable stayed? This is what the rail authorities are working on. The Maharashtra Rail Infrastructure Development Corporation (MRIDC) – also called Maha Rail recently formed joint venture between Maharashtra government and Indian Railways
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Friday informed the Bombay High Court through an affidavit that it would be instructing all Assistant Commissioners to get advertisement boards and mobile internet towers removed from bridges.