Thursday, November 23, 2017

Railways

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Delhi metro’s Airport Line to get ‘smarter’

DELHI: By early next year, commuters using Delhi Metro's Airport Express Line would be able to use their smartphones instead of smart cards or...
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New rail timetable earmarks blocks for maintenance, safety

DELHI: The Railways' new timetable promises not just faster trains but has set aside hours for maintenance work across the country every day for...
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40% seats on India’s bullet train route go vacant: RTI reply

MUMBAI: As the Narendra Modi government proceeds with the grandiose plans for a Bullet Train between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, a RTI query has revealed...
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Railways extends biz class free travel to Ashok, Kirti Chakra awardees

DELHI: Ashok Chakra and Kirti Chakra awardees can now travel for free in executive class in any train for life, giving them travel benefits...

Trains to run faster in new plan to improve Indian Railways

DELHI: Slow and late trains will soon become a thing of the past. Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has planned a multi-pronged scheme to give...

Suburban railway network for Bengaluru on cards

DELHI: The Railways is working on a proposal to create a suburban railway network for Bengaluru, much like the one in Mumbai, to decongest...
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TN CM reviews airport expansion with civil aviation sec, AAI

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami reviewed the airport expansion projects in the state and said that once completed it will lead to...

Rs 800 crore railway coach factory to come up near Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: A railway coach factory near Hyderabad with an investment of Rs 800 crore, a Telangana minister said on Friday. Medha Servo Drivers, a manufacturer...
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Railways’ first set of solar plants launched

DELHI: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today launched the railways' first set of solar plants with a total capacity of 5 megawatt peak (MWp), an...
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Agartala Rajdhani Express inaugural run from Saturday

DELHI: The much awaited Rajdhani Express would be formally flagged off from Agartala railway station by Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain on...