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Can wind from moving train generate power? PMO’s curious query to Railways

Rail Bhawan officials said that the idea was not workable and they would communicate this to the PMO.


Railways to review policy on Group D staff as domestic help

The PMO is now keen to grant an allowance instead of letting officers retain the staff as domestic help.

Falling off a train: Claims rising, Railways Ministry smells a rat

The compensation amount for such claims ranges from Rs 32,000 to a maximum of Rs 4 lakh per victim.


Delhi to Agra in 90 mins? Railways to test 160-kmph train

Railways plans to launch the service in Oct-Nov; the project is expected to find a mention in Rail Budget.


PM will take call on hiking fares, says Rlys minister

On the huge backlog of projects, Gowda said his priority would be the projects that are currently under way but he would review the ones which were sanctioned on paper but haven’t taken off yet.


Railways keen to complete 14 border projects

The Railways Ministry has maintained that since almost all these lines are financially unremunerative, it would want the operational losses to be reimbursed by the government.

Rail tariff body will only advise

The law ministry had objected to the creation of an all-powerful body by executive order.


At last,toilets in train engines to help drivers relieve stress

A railway panel has proposed waterless urinals; idea awaits Rly Board approval

Too many projects,fund crunch for Eastern Rly

Acute fund constraints is holding up railway works across the country

Four ministers in 14 months,Rlys in limbo

Having seen four changes in 14 months,the coveted post of Railways Minister became the most volatile ministerial berth in UPA-II


Politics to ministry work,Bansal picks family first

During the 2009 LS polls,when Bansal won from Chandigarh,his nephew was his election agent

Cong celebrations over Bansal elevation continue in city

The celebrations among the city unit of the Congress over local MP Pawan Bansal getting charge of the Railways Ministry continued,with some leaders travelling all the way to Delhi to meet and congratulate him,while other ministers held meetings in Chandigarh itself.

Railways trims giveaways in mega locomotive bids

* To move a proposal for separate diesel and electric loco PPPs


BJP holds PM responsible for poor state of Railways Ministry

BJP General Secretary said Sunday’s accident was result of lack of long term planning by ministry.

For Rlys,Mukul Roy is MoS No 1

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh assumed the charge of the Railways Ministry last month after Mamata Banerjee took over the reins of home state,West Bengal,as the Chief Minister.


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