India’s continuing failure to conserve the 140-year-old Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR), a World Heritage Site, has prompted UNESCO to take steps to assess the state of the railway system and see whether the property is worth the global heritage tag.
The Central Railway (CR) is giving a renewed push to its efforts to spread awareness about the “No bill – No payment” policy, and provide digital payment gateways at all stalls in the Mumbai division.
The government has revised the maximum speed limit for cars as well as buses on expressways, 4-lane carriageways and roads under the municipal corporation. According to the new norms, cars can do up to 120 kmph, while buses can attain a speed of 100 kmph on access control expressways.
Unscheduled power cuts have become a cause for concern for residents in both urban and rural areas, even though the power corporation claims there is an adequate supply.
The Railways is finalising an option for passengers to voluntarily “give up”, either in part or full, the subsidy component in tickets, following its commitment to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to launch the initiative within the first 100 days of the NDA government’s second term.
As Mumbai continued to experience intermittent rains and strong winds, the suburban services of the Central Railway (CR) were briefly hampered Saturday morning after some branches of a tree fell on a platform cover and a local train standing at Mulund station.
Safety, security and modernisation will continue to be the focus for Railways in the Union Budget, which will be presented on Friday.
Officials at the Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) on Tuesday were greeted with queries and strong opposition on their proposal to revise the solar power tariff.KERC organised a public hearing on Tuesday to hear the woes of citizens.
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