Indian Railways is finding it so difficult to clean the curtains that cover the passenger cubicles of air-conditioned Two Tier coaches on its trains that it may do away with the drapes.
It was in 2016 when the announcement regarding Tejas Express, the high-speed train between Chandigarh and Delhi was made.
The inclusion of Tejas Express on the Delhi-Chandigarh route in the new timetable of the Railways had generated excitement two months back, but the train’s launch date is yet to be notified.
India is Iran’s top oil client after China, though several refiners have indicated they will stop taking Iranian barrels because of the sanctions
Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest oil exporter, will supply Indian oil buyers with an additional 4 million barrels of crude oil in November, several sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
The study suggests setting clocks in Meghalaya, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands to run one hour ahead of clocks in the rest of India.
It’s feasible for India to have two time zones that will increase productivity in six north-eastern states barring Assam according to a scientific study by the country’s official timekeeper.
Chief minister Yogi Adityanath has taken cognisance of the train derailment, and directed the district magistrate, police and health authorities to provide all possible relief and rescue.
Seven people were killed and about 20 others injured after five coaches of Delhi-bound MLDT NDLS Express derailed near Harchandpur area of Rae Bareli district in Uttar Pradesh early on Wednesday, officials said.
As many as nine employees were killed and 12 others injured in a major blast at state-run Steel Authority of India Limited’s Bhilai plant in Durg district of Chhattisgarh, police said. The initial casualty figure was six.
Congress-ruled Punjab has refused to toe the line of BJP-ruled states on fuel price cut. On Thursday, Union finance minister Arun Jaitley had announced that the Centre had slashed excise duty on petrol and diesel by ₹ 1.5 per litre
Excise Duty Cut On Petrol-diesel: Relief Likely Temporary As International Crude Prices Expected To Rise
Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday announced a cut of Rs 2.5 per litre on the prices of petrol and diesel.
It is the last 10 days of operation for the Badarpur Thermal Power Station (BTPS), the national capital’s biggest power generator for over 45 years and the contributor of 11% of the deadly ultrafine particulate matter (PM2.5) in the city’s air.
Move over taper tantrum. The Indian rupee looks set to outpace losses seen in 2013 as efforts by policy makers to stem its rout fall flat in the face of rising oil prices and relentless foreign outflows.