President Ram Nath Kovind hosted an LPG Panchayat at the in Rashtrapati Bhawan a few days ago. LPG (Liquified Petroleum Gas) consumers and beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) scheme from more than 20 states attended the Panchayat.
In its endeavour to provide a safe and secure travel experience to passengers, India Railways is pitching for the procurement of about 12 lakh CCTV cameras to ensure state-of-the-art surveillance systems in all trains and stations across the country.
During the last three years in the country, the number of consequential train accidents (including accidents at Unmanned Level Crossings) have decreased from 135, between 2014 and 2015, to 107, between 2015 and 2016, and further to 104, between 2016 and 2017.
Stating that shared mobility is the future, the founder of Reva and current Vice-chairman of Sun Mobility says the way ahead lies in harnessing the power of the sun.
According to the 2011 national census, there are 4.3 million children between the ages of five and 14 who are involved in labour. This number, staggering as it may be, is outdated, considering that six years have now passed.
To coincide with 75 years of India’s Independence, high-speed trains that reduce travel time between major metros will be launched by August 2022.
NITI Aayog CEO says India will urbanise more in the next five decades than it has in the last 5,000 years and the challenge is to ensure sustainable and innovative urbanisation.
Suresh Prabhu, Railway Minister of India, is a man comfortable on the hot seat. The ministry has seen a massive transformation since the time that he took over.
The mangrove forests of the Sundarbans are the biggest barriers against cyclones from the Bay of Bengal, saving both India and Bangladesh from irreparable damage.
A clean energy future is on top of every country’s sustainability agenda today, which is evidenced by the large-scale expansion of sustainable power projects worldwide.