Railways To Start Its Biggest Track Renewal Exercise

Railways To Start Its Biggest Track Renewal Exercise

Indian Railways will undertake its largest track renewal exercise in the next three months to reduce train derailments. New railway minister Piyush Goyal has asked the Railway Board to identify stretches where tracks have either completed their lifespan or carry heavy traffic and change them all within the stipulated timeline.

India’s August Iran Oil Imports Drop To Lowest In 18 Months

India’s August Iran Oil Imports Drop To Lowest In 18 Months

India imported 335,400 barrels per day (bpd) oil from Iran in August, the lowest level since February 2016, posting a fall of about 42 percent from a year ago, according to ship tracking data obtained from industry sources and data compiled by Thomson Reuters Oil Research & Forecasts.