In a backdrop of Nepal’s improved strategic inclination towards China, Delhi has offered cross border rail connectivity and commits soft loans of $340 million to Kathmandu for more than 15 road projects
Electrification and automation company Siemens Ltd and Siemens Rail Automation, Spain, have jointly won an order worth Rs 287 crore to supply signalling technology for first two metro lines of Nagpur Metro.
Indian Railways to roll out ‘Make in India’ 160 kmph self-propelled ‘world-class’ train sets at half the cost of import!
Indian Railways is all set to roll out a ‘first of its kind’ semi-high speed self-propelled train set! Yes, the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) will ‘Make in India’ the EMUs (Electric Multiple Units) that can travel at speeds of up to 160 kmph.
Government think-tank Niti Aayog wants the Railways to prepare a plan similar to Pradhan Mantri Gramin Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) and National Highways Development Programme (NHDP) to link districts which are not on rail map.
Within three weeks of Budget announcement, the Finance Ministry today started the process of listing three rail PSUs — IRCTC, IRFC and IRCON.
The government has kickstarted the process of listing three rail PSUs IRCTC, Ircon and IRFC by seeking initial bids from merchant bankers for their respective IPOs
Indian Railways’ modernisation plan has taken shape and there are some spectacular overhauls on the cards at the New Delhi Railway Station as South Korean Railways has proposed to redevelop the station into a world class junction
Thanks to a bumper onion crop this time, the railways will be providing one extra goods train, in addition to existing three
Eying to maintain quality and improvement in the Indian Railways, the ministry has come out with a novice initiative. The railway board has started rating its 16 zones.
With earnings from freight at an all time low, the Indian Railways has decided to let go of its annual target of commissioning of tracks as track laying slows down the speed of trains, thus affects the movement of freight.