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.
The PM will visit Assam the ensuing weekend. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu and Chairman of the Railway Board Arunendra Kumar will also be there.
Train tours for students could be a step towards bringing the Northeast closer.
The analysis has shown that 84 per cent of the accidents were caused by experienced drivers.
Over the years, the awards system had faced allegations of favouritism, at the cost of excluding the truly deserving.
While CR has identified 10-12 new locations for installing the cameras by December, WR already has CCTVs at all its PRS centres.
In Mizoram, food and civil supplies commissioner R Lalvena said the state was looking forward to import rice from Myanmar.