September 18, 2019 4:47 pm
Railway Board Chairman V K Yadav said work on the North South (Delhi-Chennai), East-West (Mumbai-Howrah) and Kharagpur-Vijaywada dedicated freight corridors was underway and the final location survey will be completed in the next one year.
June 07, 2017 2:30 am
According to sources in the Railway Board, a change in the leadership of the project is welcome because the DFC had been struck with massive delays.
March 31, 2016 2:30 pm
The main feature of the project is the construction of new double track electrified railway lines for the sole use of high speed freight cargo trains as the backbone of Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC) development plan.
June 27, 2014 1:00 am
In the interim rail budget, the Railways had received Rs 29,000 crore as GBS and around Rs 12,000 crore as cess.
June 11, 2013 4:38 am
The Dedicated Freight Corridor project on Monday finally got the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) clearance for its stretch in Maharashtra,thereby getting past the majority of the environmental hurdles that lay in the way of the biggest railway infrastructure project.
February 28, 2013 4:33 am
Budget likely to announce income tax breaks to spur savings.
April 15, 2010 2:24 am
To give a fillip to the work on the eastern dedicated freight corridor,the ministry of finance may soon seek funding of $2.25 billion on behalf of the railways from the World Bank.
September 10, 2009 2:29 am
Decks for a Rs 17,700 crore Japanese loan to fund Indian Railways Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) may finally be cleared on Thursday....