Less than a month after the PMO expressed its displeasure over the non-compliance of ‘Make In India’ policy by certain departments, the Railways has made mentioning percentage of ‘local content’ mandatory for bidders to qualify for the procurement process.
The Railway Ministry proposes to take up a Sub-Urban transport service system under Transit Oriented Development Policy to ease traffic congestion in the city.
India Blooms News Service reported that in a major initiative to ensure expeditious implementation of ambitious Railway Infrastructure Development Plans, Ministry of Railways is organizing a “Mega Conclave” with all stakeholders including leaders of the construction industry.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday inspected the Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna railway station in Bengaluru.
Just like air travellers, railway passengers planning their journey in advance could get cheaper deals, if the recommendations of a fare review committee are approved by the Railway Board.
In a bid to streamline procedures and remove bottlenecks to ensure fast track implementation of projects of the Indian Railways, the Ministry on Thursday held a day-long conclave named ‘Nirman Samvad’.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has met representatives of construction and consultancy majors and discussed with them ways to expedite the implementation of projects including high-speed and dedicated freight corridors.
Odisha government today placed a demand of Rs 6,500 crore before the Centre for railway infrastructure development in the Union Budget 2018-2019.
The East Central Railway (ECR) has decided to use high-tech drone cameras to keep a close surveillance on the progress of ongoing railway projects worth several crores in the zone during 2017-2018 fiscal.
The Matunga station on the Central Railway (CR) in Mumbai has become the first all-women station in India. Manned by a staff of 41 women, the station has entered the Limca Book of Records.