Pooja Express which takes about 5 hours to reach Delhi from Jaipur was on Thursday running 5 hours late. The train 12413 Ajmer-Jammu Tawi Pooja Express, departs from Jaipur junction at 16:15 hours so as to reach Delhi by 21:55 hours.
Solar energy of the sandy areas of Jodhpur and Bikaner divisions will illuminate many villages of Punjab and Gujarat.
The Railways invariably warn commuters to not travel on rooftop of trains as the live overhead wires supply 25,000 volts for the locomotives to run. Besides these live wires, roofs over the platforms would now become a medium of electricity as the authorities are placing solar panels on them.
Even as experts on solar power cheered the move by Western Railways of going for solar rooftops by setting up solar panels on top of the platform sheds, they also said that this move could also end up becoming the biggest promotion for solar rooftops in Mumbai.
Infrastructure and irrigation services in Rajasthan are set to take a new leap on December 15 when BJP government will be celebrating programs on its 4th anniversary.
Mired in red tape, Mumbai’s multi-crore rail projects could finally get moving again after the intervention of none other than Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has sought an update on the struggling Mumbai Urban Transport Project (MUTP)-phase 2, and has asked for it to be expedited.
The men who take care of Mumbai’s lifeline — the local trains — went on a dharna at Mumbai Central station outside Western Railway’s (WR) office on Friday to protest poor quality of work tools, lack of safety, inadequate pay and poor quarters.
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) executing several Metro projects in the city has sought help from Prime Minister’s office (PMO) for tackling several issues involving land acquisition and getting clearances from several state and central government agencies for construction of Metro corridors in the city.
Cairn India Oil & Gas, a vertical of Vedanta Resources Ltd, India’s largest private upstream oil & gas (O&G) operator, is seeking to ramp up its production at Mangala, Bhagyam and Aishwariya (MBA) block in Rajasthan after a successful pilot project increased the output manifold.
In a significant decision, the Indian Railways has allowed its 13 lakh serving and 14 lakh retired employees and their families to avail medical treatment for serious ailments from private hospitals — including super speciality hospitals, and nursing homes.