Passengers on board the Varanasi-Delhi Vande Bharat Express were on Sunday stranded inside the train for around an hour without fan, air conditioning and lights when its auxiliary converter failed, officials said on Sunday.
The Delhi Metro is a rapid transit system serving Delhi and its satellite cities of Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Bahadurgarh, and Ballabhgarh, in the National Capital Region of India.
Fuel prices continue to soar on Tuesday. In Delhi, petrol rates surged to Rs 74.61 a litre, the highest since November 25 last year. Diesel was selling at Rs 67.47 a litre in the national capital.
Two coaches of EMU passenger train from Kiul to Gaya derailed near Kurauta Partner Station in Lakhisarai, on Monday. No casualties have been reported in the incident.
While addressing the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC) the Secretary in Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change(MoEF&CC) CK Mishra said, “Reduction of coal is a not one day process.
Fuel prices continued its upward trend on Friday with petrol at Rs 74.34 per litre in New Delhi and Rs 80 per litre in Mumbai. While the diesel price remained unchanged in New Delhi at Rs 67.14 a litre, it stood at Rs 70.55 per litre — increased by 11 paise.
The September 14 drone strikes by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on two of Saudi Aramco’s oil installations did not just interrupt global oil flows. They also led to a heightening of tensions in the region-with the US accusing Iran of being behind the attack-which could become a second reason for oil prices to spike.
Crude oil is a commodity that can change global and domestic politics and balance of power. After the United States imposed sanctions on Iran, India has ceased to import crude oil from the West Asian country from May this year.
The Indian Railways is mulling the idea of handing over operations of more trains to private players in the coming days on several important routes with improved services and amenities for passengers.
Britain, France and Germany joined the United States on Monday in blaming Iran for attacks on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, but the Iranian foreign minister pointed to claims of responsibility by Yemeni rebels and said: “If Iran were behind this attack, nothing would have been left of this refinery.”