Rail Budget

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Railways extends ‘experimental’ stops of trains

Will first write to Members of Parliament explaining why the stops have to be done away with

Sanctioned for the purchase of 10 mini, portable biodiesel plants. Northern Railway, which got the money, had asked to buy only four

Zonal railway asked for Rs 10 crore, rail budget gave it Rs 25 cr

The budget sanctions Rs 25 crore for the purchase of 10 mini, portable biodiesel plants.


Railways tweaks PPP model to make it lucrative for investors

The PPP business target for the Railways in 12th Five-Year Plan is Rs 1 lakh crore.


9-month food stock for N-E trains to wi-fi on all: Railways get 24 PMO ideas

The railway board has segregated the action points according to the directorates concerned.

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Trains now won’t stop at ‘MP stops’

Trains linking Bihar and Kerala are among those which have the highest number of such stoppages.


Rail budget: Bengal, Bihar top beneficiaries, says Railways Minister Sadananda Gowda

Gowda, in a combative mode, brought out a list showing that West Bengal had got an allocation of Rs 3,280 crore this budget


Ex-ministers pick holes in rail budget

The criticism of K H Muniyappa and Dinesh Trivedi came in the course of a long-drawn discussion.

West Bengal Assembly unanimously passes motion against rail budget

The rail budget 2014-15 has deprived Bengal and there have been no substantial proposals for Bengal.

Read more: CPI (M), rail budget, SUCI

In city of malls, railway station lies ignored, devoid of basic amenities

Despite promises for modernisation made in previous Rail Budgets, Gurgaon station in a shambles.


Congress creates uproar in Rajya Sabha over alleged leakage of Rail Budget

Congress members had raised the issue during Question Hour which led to two adjournments.


Brand new track for railways

FDI, PPP to drive investment in bankrupt carrier, 10 airport-like railway stations through PPP in FY15.

Read more: FDI, rail budget

New focus on hygiene, 40% more to keep trains, stations clean

Gowda said CCTVs will be used to monitor the cleanliness drive.

Gowda has also introduced three pairs of electric trains on the 40 km Bangalore-Ramanagaram route six days a week and the 40 km Bangalore-Nelamangala route daily.

To ramp up lines, RailMin to focus on connecting businesses through corridors

To take up port links and critical coal connectivity lines on priority, says minister.


Fund crunch prompts govt to push for private sector investment

PPP has been on the Railways’ agenda for several years but it has not been able to take off .

Gowda prescribes bitter pill to shore up Railways’ finances

Minister blames the deteriorating health of Railways on an irrational tariff policy.