The NITI Aayog has decided to offer support services to states in projects where they find it difficult to attract private investment.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting of infrastructure sectors, including roads, railways, airports, digital ports and coal, calling for a consolidated approach to complete existing projects within stipulated timelines.
Locomotive pilots will undergo advanced training on digital crew simulation system with 3D technology in order to improve their alertness, and safety in train operations
India, with mobile broadband reach of only 17 per cent, has a lot of catching up to do as it needs fundamental shift in policies and regulations to strengthen telecom infrastructure, says a CII report
Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS) the makers of India’s longest highway tunnel between Chenani and Nashri in Jammu and Kashmir have sent a team of experts to check problems of high pollution and poor visibility being faced by commuters inside the tunnel, an official said on Monday.
Signalling a shift in government policy, commerce and industry minister Nirmala Sitharaman has implicitly backed a stronger rupee and said export competitiveness is not just linked to the currency but better infrastructure and logistics, which are the government’s focus areas.
With Nepal’s President Bidya Devi Bhandari beginning her state visit on Monday, India said its relations with Nepal are people-centric and are focused on improving connectivity between the neighbours as well as energy infrastructure.
Following decades of inertia, India finally witnessed some concrete action to ensure road safety when the Lok Sabha passed the Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill 2016 recently
The spectacular failure of what was once the world’s biggest renewable-energy company has turned into a smorgasbord of wind and solar farms being gobbled up by infrastructure investors
With FIPB on way out, Narendra Modi government to empower infrastructure ministries to ink PPP projects
Close on the heels of the imminent abolition of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) to ease procedures, the government will announce steps to increase the powers of administrative ministries for speedy appraisal of public-private partnership (PPP) projects