Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) revamped its website, making the process of booking train tickets easier. The IRCTC ticket booking platform eliminates the need to stand in queues at booking counters at railway stations.
High cost of refills keep LPG out of reach for BPL families in Rampur, contradict govt claims on success of UJjwala scheme
The BJP launched its flagship Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY or Ujjwala) with much pomp and fanfare in 2016, so much so that the party is still using it to try and bag votes.
US ends waiver on Iran oil imports: India must now scout for cheaper oil from other sources to avoid a crisis
Iran is the fourth largest supplier of oil to India and hence, the removal of ‘waiver on the ban of imports’ from Tehran is a matter of concern for us. Iran has a share of around 9-10 percent in India’s oil imports and hence, it would be essential to rejig the oil basket.
At Bhopal’s Habibganj railway station, ‘makeover’ by private firm derails infrastructure; local MP insists work going on ‘smoothly’
If you want to see how a well-functioning system is destroyed instead of improved, head to Bhopal’s Habibganj railway station, which is India’s first “private railway station.” While degradation of infrastructure is usually associated with government facilities in India, the case of the Habibganj station is the opposite.
After replacing 12 damaged windows, Railways fit Vande Bharat Express with cameras to curb stone-pelting at train
The Indian Railways have had to install cameras on the outside of the Vande Bharat Express to help identify people who pelt stones at the train, according to reports.
Sales of renewable energy certificates declined over 22 percent to 1.25 crore units this fiscal on IEX and PXIL as compered to 1.61 crore in 2017-18, mainly due to lower inventory (supply), according to official data.
The report that the US will help build six nuclear power plants in India should be taken with the proverbial pinch of salt. When it comes to the US, inter-governmental declarations are not how business gets done.
“The pole was damaged in a storm in 2016, and since then nobody has repaired it, and we have had no electricity,” Chandrabahan, a resident of the village of Pachaunda in Mehrauni, Lalitpur said, while summing up the biggest problem in his village that has now lasted almost three years straight.
Tatkal train ticket charges: Check rates, rules here; for bookings visit IRCTC website irctc.co.in or any Indian Railways counter
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) offers the facility of booking a tatkal ticket, which is meant for passengers who do not have reserved accommodation and are looking to travel on short notice.
Oil prices edged higher on Thursday, supported by OPEC-led supply cuts and U.S. sanctions against exporters Venezuela and Iran, but gains were capped by falling stock markets and renewed concerns over demand growth.