In keeping with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) agenda, Chennai’s Egmore metro underground station was awarded the prestigious platinum rating by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), as reported by Times Of India (TOI).
The independent ‘Rajyarani Express’ on the Thiruvananthapuram-Nilambur route is going to be a dream come true for commuters who have been waiting for this service for long. The service is expected to start from mid-November.
The executing agency for most of the metro projects in Kolkata, Rail Vikash Nigam Limited (RVNL) wants to hasten up the process of completion of the first phase of the Joka-Esplanade Metro to compensate for the delay caused by the Majerhat Bridge collapse.
The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) will finally resume work on the stalled Chennai Port-Maduravoyal elevated expressway, Newstoday has reported. The project’s cosy has been revised to Rs 2,400 crore from the earlier estimate
In what could be considered a relief for India, the United States has broadly agreed to give India a waiver from the sanctions it has re-imposed on Iran. This development comes after India decided to cut oil imports by nearly a third in 2018-19, The Economic Times has reported.
According to Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani, all LHB (Linke Hofmann Busch) coaches currently in use by the Indian Railways, will be recalled to fix a certain technical issue. It caused the trains to jerk when they restarted after every stop.
The Indian Railways has introduced special trains to give passengers a chance to travel during the busy festive period of Diwali and Chhath Puja, reports Times Travel. These trains will run until November 15 on special routes, mainly in Bihar and Jharkhand.