The Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Sunday announced out-of-turn promotions for the women cricketers of the Indian World Cup squad who are employed with the Railways.
India is soon expected to inform Russia of its choice for a second nuclear power plant site, a senior official involved in the project said today.
Indian railways has added solar panels to the roof of a train in a national first as India tries to reduce its massive carbon footprint and modernise its vast colonial-era rail network.
IRCTC through its website offers online Tatkal reservation facility for the benefit of passengers. Tatkal facility helps passengers plan their journey at the last moment.
To fast-track creation of a robust infrastructure, the government has sanctioned plans for doubling and tripling of 16,500 km of railway tracks in few years as against only 22,000 km in last 70 years, Union Minister Suresh Prabhu said today.
The Indian Railways will launch RailCloud tomorrow, a virtual server with an inbuilt security system that will enable faster connectivity at a reduced cost.
Indian Railways has issued a clarification saying there has been no changes in Tatkal and other ticket reservation rules from July 1.
India today joined 18 other G20 members to strongly support the fight against global warming by terming the Paris climate deal as “irreversible”, leaving the US, which walked out of the pact, isolated.
In its first round of funding for Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), Niti Aayog will provide financial assistance to ten institutions for installing incubation centers.
The Union Cabinet may take up for approval this month the hydro-power policy which aims to provide Rs. 16,709 crore support for stalled 40 hydel projects, entailing 11,639 MW capacity, and to classify all such ventures as renewable energy.