For a country like India, where high levels of air pollution in cities is slowly turning into a national emergency, large scale adoption of electric vehicles powered by renewable power can be a win-win situation for all stakeholders.
Fuel prices up marginally: Petrol, diesel rates rise across four metros after plunge in US crude production
The change in the price of crude oil in the international market directly influences the price of crude oil in the domestic market; this is one of the most important factors responsible for an increase in petrol prices in Indian domestic market
Darbhanga-Kolkata Express halts at Bihar’s Jhajha railway station as smoke engulfs two of train’s coaches; no casualties reported
Smoke engulfed two coaches of Darbhanga-Kolkata Express on Monday following which the train was stopped at Jhajha railway station at around 8.25 pm. Passengers vacated the coach after the train was put to halt.
Snapping ATF supplies to Air India: Indian Oil Corporation says doesn’t have cash-surplus, says chairman
Indian Oil chairman on Wednesday defended cutting jet fuel supplies to the flag carrier Air India at six airports over non-payment saying that the national oil refiner is not a cash-surplus company.
Railway Ministry’s 100-day agenda: Train speed on Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Howrah route to be increased to 160 kmph; will reduce travel by 3-5 hours
The government has approved the Railways’ proposal to increase the train speed on Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Howrah routes to 160 kmph which will reduce travel time by 3.5 hours and five hours respectively, making them overnight journeys.
IRCTC’s Vikalp Scheme increases your chances of getting a confirmed reservation for a waitlisted ticket
Indian Railways has a great option to help passengers get a confirmed seat in an alternate train if a waitlisted ticket doesn’t make it to the confirmed list. This can be done by opting for the ‘Vikalp’ scheme.
Transition to EVs: Govt policy must focus on phased manufacturing, financial and technical capability of domestic industry
As India stands at the crossroads of a clean mobility revolution, the proverbial sounds around the ecosystem are all too familiar. From supporting infrastructure to product reliability and affordability, the realisation of an impending transition buoyed by a Convenient Action is a foregone conclusion.
People travelling by trains now need not wait for hours at the platform waiting for their trains to arrive. Indian Railways has introduced an SMS service that will keep passengers updated on everything from confirmation of berth to travel status of trains on a real-time basis.
IRCTC Refund Policy 2019: Indian Railway’s new refund rules, charges levied for cancellation of e-tickets
Due to heavy rains and water-logging in a few areas in Mumbai city and a few adjoining areas, several railway services were suspended in the past two days as a precautionary measure for commuters.
Aimed at ensuring safety, security and comfort of women passengers on trains, Indian Railways has decided to introduce separate coaches that will be reserved for women and small children. Similar to metro trains, these coaches will bear a distinctive pink band outside the coach.