Why is Japan Unhappy with Bullet Train Project in India?

Why is Japan Unhappy with Bullet Train Project in India?

The construction of a new high-speed railway line or Bullet Train Project in India, connecting Mumbai with the industrial city of Ahmedabad is underway. The Bullet Train Project in India is to be constructed after Japan’s Shinkansen system is a result of an agreement between Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi.

Indian Railways start cashless delivery of meal on train

Indian Railways start cashless delivery of meal on train

To encouraging cashless transactions and to make Indian Railways truly digital, Indian Railway has started cashless delivery of meals on train. This would help check overcharging on food items to the passengers, claim the officials. The catering staff members would be given PoS (point of sale) terminal machines and stringent action would be taken against the staff members if they fail to produce the bills against the food purchased, the officers warn.

Bangladesh Plans To Buy 2,000 MW Solar Power From India

Bangladesh Plans To Buy 2,000 MW Solar Power From India

In a step to meet the growing demand of electricity in the country, Bangladesh is planning to buy 2,000MW of solar power from India, a move that will deepen energy sector co-operation between the two South Asian countries that will aid the region in sustainable development.