Deputy chairman of the planning commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia reiterated the need to speed up the Churchgate-Virar elevated corridor during a meeting held on Thursday. He urged chief minister Prithviraj Chavan to sign the State Support Agreement with
Lausanne in Switzerland has the world’s steepest metro rail system
As a debate rages in India over the issue of participation of people and having a say in formulation of developmental projects, the small city of Lausanne in Switzerla
Kerala Mono Rail Corporation Limited and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation today signed the contract for the proposed monorail projects in Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode.Both projects would be completed in a time bound manner,
Regular toilets will be replaced by eco-friendly bio-toilets for disposing human waste at all stations of the Konkan Railway (KR), an official said here Wednesday. Two railway stations, Chiplun and Kankavali on the KR route, had earlier been sel
A Massive surprise Ticket Checking activity by bus, wherein the Railway Officers and Staff accompanied by Railway Protection Force (RPF) and Govt.Railway Police (GRP) personnel travelled by Bus to the spot, was conducted at Falaknuma Railway S
South Central Railway has temporarily augmented several trains with additional coaches to clear the extra rush of waitlisted passengers and meet the passenger demand for the period from 16thJune 2013 till 3rd July 2013 as per the details mentioned below
Train No.12134 Mangalore Junction - CST Mumbai express scheduled to leave Mangalore Junction at 16.45 hrs on 19.6.2013 (to-day) is rescheduled to leave at 23.00 hrs today due late running of the pairing train.
Mumbai : Thane MP Sanjeev Naik staged a rail roko outside Belapur railway station, disrupting Harbour Line services by half-an-hour on Tuesday afternoon.
He was protesting against the delay in handing over maintenance of Navi Mumbai railwa
Kolkata's hope of getting a modern metro rail network seems to be hitting a dead end, as within a year of West Bengal government's exit, now the Railway Ministry says it is reluctant to take forward the Rs 4,676-crore East-West Metro project cit
NEW DELHI : Mallikarjun Kharge, who took charge as the seventh Railway Minister in the UPA-II regime on Wednesday, took a cautious stand and refused to answer any questions before having a detailed discussion with the Railway Board offic
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