Observing that merely the absence of a ticket from a victim’s body will not disentitle his family from claiming the compensation, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has directed the Railway to release an amount of Rs 4 lakh to a Himachal Pradesh woman whose husband had died after coming under a train between Kalka and Chandimandir in May 2008.
As Darjeeling’s toy train begins its climb towards Ghum, the country’s highest station at 2,258 metres above sea level, it doesn’t stop at Sonada station.
As it pushes ahead with the March 2022 target of 227 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy (RE) capacity, India’s green push is dented by the feeble progress on resolving the problems facing the country’s fleet of aging and inefficient coal- and lignite-fuelled thermal plants.
Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) has emerged the top individual bidder in the 9th round of bidding for city gas distribution (CGD) licences with bids for 53 geographical areas (GAs), followed by Indian Oil (37), GAIL Gas (34), Adani Gas (32) and Torrent Gas (31).
Once again, the CBI has done a flip-flop in the IRCTC hotels scam case.
Global shipping major Maersk Tankers is ramping up its presence in the country and is also in talks for an intra-country coastal movement of oil products courtesy the relaxations in rules, a top official has said.
Too many calls for doctors on running trains from passengers who don’t really have serious medical needs have made Indian Railway revise the fee for medical service to Rs 100 from Rs 20 for the first time in three decades.
The Kalka Shimla Railway was built in 1898 to connect the then British Raj ‘Summer Capital’ Shimla with the rest of the Indian railway system.
The Railway’s catering arm IRCTC has ordered an inquiry into a complaint by a passenger of the 12246 Yeswantpur-Howrah Duronto Express about the quality of food served to him in the train, an IRCTC official said here today.
State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp has pushed back the start of natural gas production from its biggest project in KG basin to December 2019 as it reworked the USD 5.07 billion development to accommodate new policies like GST and local purchase preference rules.