Rail traffic between Virar, Vasai and Nalasopara were affected on Saturday morning, as commuters staged a rail roko to protest the Pulwama terror attack in which 40 jawans of the CRPF were martyred in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday
Delhi’s waste collection points and overflowing landfills give an impression of massive quantities of mismanaged waste, which is best incinerated at waste-to-energy (WTE) plants.
The government on Friday approved amendments to Model Building Bye-laws (MBBL), 2016 and Urban Regional Development Plans Formulation and Implementation (URDPFI) Guidelines, 2014, to set up charging stations for electric vehicles across the country, an official said.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal lauded India’s engineering talent while referring to Train 18. Goyal, while onboard, said the train is a result of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision.
The 9.6-kilometre extension of Delhi Metro’s Red Line — between Dilshad Garden in east Delhi and New Bus Adda in Ghaziabad — is all set to open services soon, thereby penetrating deep into the interiors of Ghaziabad and providing commuters a smooth and hassle-free connectivity with the national Capital.
India’s fastest Train 18, which will be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on February 15, has seen a tough period of trial.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off India’s first engineless train Vande Bharat Express, earlier known as Train 18, today from the New Delhi railway station.
The Railway police, in association with Maharashtra Natural Gas Limited (MNGL), will set up a pump to dispense compressed natural gas (CNG) at the police welfare fund petrol pump near Khadki railway station. The pump is set to be operational in a month’s time.
India’s fastest Train 18, which will be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on February 15, has seen a tough period of trial. The Rs 100 crore Train 18, to be called the Vande Bharat Express, has had stones hurled at it during trial runs at least on two occasions.
A parliamentary panel has asked the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to sharpen its focus on strategic projects and speed up the construction of the long-delayed India-China Border Roads (ICBR).