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.
Road transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari has floated an idea of developing a Davos-like city in Auli in Uttarakhand.
India has expressed interest to link Kathmandu with two Indian cities, New Delhi and Kolkata, using direct railway lines in a bid to strengthen cross-border connectivity and facilitate movement of people between the two countries.
Transporting goods by train may soon get cheaper as the railways ministry is looking to launch special freight schemes with attractive long-term contracts for its customers as well as discounts on incremental freight loading.
Train travel marketplace RailYatri has launched milk delivery service for train travellers, wherein warm milk for babies will be delivered in spill-proof thermo packages.