The ministry has decided to mark the event with a 15-day drive by carrying out 23 types of activities.
The tourism ministry is in the process of moving a Cabinet note soon on strategic disinvestment of ITDC hotels.
With the country’s ace survey body unsure, the matter has been in a limbo for a year now.
National Archives, Lalit Kala Akademi among 10 organisations on govt agenda.
Railways maintains many claims by those who fall off trains dubious, Standing Committee asks it to make commuting safer.
The world’s top four audit firms would soon be in a race to bag the mammoth assignment of advising the country’s largest employer, Indian Railways.
The Railway Ministry seeks to weed out the menace of “wrong reporting” of punctuality data in an attempt to paint a rosy picture of train performance in the system.
The MPs demanded that Irani express 'regret' for asking TMC MP Sugata Bose to 'have the patience to sit down and listen'.
The issue of violence and verbal attacks against minority communities had been raised by the Congress.
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad says govt working on a framework, ‘final decision with me, not TRAI’.
Talking about the need to generate internal resources, Prabhu had said the standing committee’s recommendation is “a little confusing”.
The reasons were enlisted in Railways’ reply to a specific question by Standing Committee on Railways.
Rahul’s 20-minute speech, in the form of an intervention during a debate, saw multiple interruptions from BJP MPs.
Naidu said plight of farmers a legacy inherited from the “50 years of Cong rule” and it had no moral right to question the govt’s ordinances.
Standing committee’s report to be tabled in Parliament today; questions decision on no new lines
In its latest interim report submitted last week, Japan has factored in the cost escalation through the years that it will take to finish the project.
Railway Minister Prabhu is learnt to be taking stock of punctuality figures and asset-failure on a daily basis.
An in-house report on traffic-optimisation submitted to Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.
The announcement for this new service is likely to be made by PM Modi during his visit to Beijing in May this year.
Friday’s accident that killed 32 people in Rae Bareli occurred after the train overshot a signal, refusing to stop at Bachrawan station and hitting a track dead-end.
Maneka Gandhi said she along with Health Minister J P Nadda planned to approach the Finance Minister for more funds.
A probe revealed that daily 4,000 confirmed berths are hoarded by touts within a minute of the reservation system being thrown open to public.
A bill to amend the Arbitration Act will be brought during the current session, Sadananda Gowda said.
14th Finance Comm has recommended a 10 per cent increase in the states’ share in Union taxes to 42 per cent.
Leader of Congress in LS Mallikarjun Kharge tells Avishek G Dastidar that their concerns about Rail Budget remain unaddressed.
In the debate on the land amendment bill, the government, hit back, turning the spotlight on acquisition in Haryana.
LIC sources confirmed that the move is at an advanced stage and modalities are being finalised. A formal announcement is expected shortly.
Prabhu expanded the WiFi facility — a project Modi has been pushing for — to all B-category stations
The Railways Minister talks to Avishek g Dastidar about the rail budget, and what lies ahead.
"There will be no hike in railway passenger fares. We will focus on improving passenger amenities," he said.
359 railway projects remain to be completed which will now require as much as Rs 1,82,000 crore.
Nitish was accompanied by Mulayam Singh Yadav and Lalu Yadav. Governor asks Manjhi to take floor test on Feb 20
President’s House gives appointment for 7 pm; delegation to include Sharad, Lalu, Mulayam
On Sunday, Bihar Speaker Uday Narayan Chaudhary too recognised Nitish as the new leader JD(U) legislature party leader.
This is Rai’s first formal assignment after retirement.
The strategy, is likely to find mention in Prabhu’s Rail Budget next month, talks about finalising plans of manufacturing of new technology rolling stock in a year.