In a significant development, the Indian Railways is looking at pitching the strategic Bilaspur-Manali-Leh railway project on the India-China border as a national project to get central funding with the project’s estimated cost pegged at a whopping Rs 83,360 crore.
Citizens are yet to receive any respite from skyrocketing fuel prices, as the retail rates of petrol and diesel have once again witnessed a hike on Tuesday. In Delhi, petrol is being sold at Rs 82.83 per litre after an increase of 11 paise
After a period of six years, the Tamil Nadu government has come up with its second solar policy for 2018.
A top US envoy on Iran is headed to India this week for talks ahead of the November 4 deadline set by the Trump administration for countries to bring down their import of Iranian oil to zero.
The city piped gas project, which had been delayed for some time, has picked up the pace with Indian Oil-Adani Gas Pvt Ltd (IOAGPL) extending the project to other Municipalities, including Eloor, Thrikkakara, Tripunithura and Maradu.
Railways has rolled back its decision to identify transgender passengers as transfemale and transmale in the reservation forms. Going forward, the reservation forms will only have the option of ‘T’ to identify transgender people.
The Commissioner for Railway Safety has given the green signal for operation of trains on the 36km new railway track between Arasikere and Karadi section of the Mysuru Railway Division.
The Commissioner for Railway Safety has given the green signal for operation of trains on the 36 km new railway track between Arasikere and Karadi section of the Mysuru Railway Division.
In order to clear extra passenger rush, the South Central Railway (SCR) will run four Suvidha special train services between Hyderabad and Kakinada Town from October 18.
The Railways’ electrification targets have been progressing slower than expected in the last six months, with work in some zonal railways coming to either nil or minuscule.
A meeting of the NCCOEEE held at New Delhi on Saturday decided that around 1.5 million power employees and engineers will go on strike for two days in January.
National Coordination Committee of Electricity Employees and Engineers (NCCOEEE) has decided for a nationwide strike on January 8 and 9 to protest against the Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2014 and privatisation of the sector.