No one has manufactured steam locomotives in India since 1972. They’ll have to be imported, and I’m told one would cost Rs 2 crore.
Railways’ Civil Engineering branch sends confidential note to Debroy panel.
As reported, railways infrastructure enhancement has been one of points of discussion between Modi and Li Keqiang.
On a pilot basis, the paperless ticketing system in unreserved segment will cover 15 stations in the suburban section of Southern Railway.
Decision announced in Union Railway Budget aims to ensure safety of women
The Ministry of Railways has given approval for the implementation of the service on the two trains.
By the turn of the 20th century, the subcontinent had nearly 15,000 km of railway track, in comparison to just 600 km in China.
PM Narendra Modi is visiting Itanagar on Friday to attend the 29th statehood day of Arunachal Pradesh.
The company that has been supplying parts to Russian and European locomotive manufacturers has started supply locomotive parts to the Indian Railways.
The trains are cleaned in yard at an interval of 3-4 days and usually washed after 8 days.
Prabhu has scouted for more private investment to improve the failing financial condition of the railways.
Railways stare at potentially reduced freight earnings from coal.
A railway university would promote synergy between operations and academia.
India is now the largest recipient of ODA from Japan that has been extending bilateral loans since 1958.
Suresh Prabhu’s novel idea to meet all MPs over dinner to discuss railway projects in states has hit a hurdle.