Bullet trains have taken the nation’s imagination by storm. The bullet trains are said to be built by the Japanese.
With air pollution rising to dangerous levels in India, home to twenty of the world’s most polluted cities, the Supreme Court on Friday asked why battery-run and solar energy-run vehicles were not being manufactured in the country on a large scale to replace petrol/diesel-run cars.
Hyderabad is set to become the latest Indian city to have a metro railway system with Prime Minister Narendra Modi scheduled to inaugurate the elevated Hyderabad metro rail project on November 28.
Railway minister Piyush Goel on Friday waived off haulage charges on all royal trains, including the Palace of Wheels. The move came during chief minister Vasundhara Raje’s meeting with the minister in New Delhi.
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan asked geo-scientific community to reduce oil and gas import dependency by at least 10%, and ensure energy accessibility as well as affordability for entire spectrum of people to fulfill the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Hans-Josef Fell, a German politician and international renewable energy activist, has spent more than 30 years working on solar and wind energy.
Train service has been suspended on Saturday for security reasons in the Kashmir valley, where a militant and a Sub Inspector (SI) of state police were killed in an encounter on Friday evening on the city outskirts.
Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme was launched here today by Punjab Assembly Speaker Rana K P Singh.
State-run Singareni Collieries would start 12 new coal mines, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said in the assembly today.
State-run oil companies will be able to supply the required quantum of BS-VI petrol and diesel to Delhi from their own refineries by April 2018, although it would require a faster than planned investment in their units, Hindustan PetroleumBSE 0.56 % chairman MK Surana has said.