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Avishek G Dastidar


Signal from Trivedi to his Boss? Keep politics out of Railways
Sat, Jan 14, 2012

“Different govts should not get to change the way Indian Railways adopts its growth plans.”

Trivedi sends SOS,seeks money for Railways
Tue, Jan 10, 2012

Cash-Strapped * Immediate need around Rs 10,000 crore

Faced with Maoist attacks,Rly union threatens to pull out staff
Thu, Jan 05, 2012

Faced with this problem,the railway unions have threatened to pull out men and women engaged in vital operation-related work in these areas.

Price hike may fuel Trinamool protest again
Tue, Jan 03, 2012

Oil companies were scheduled to increase petrol price by Rs 2 but could not get political approval.

Lokpal: We had objected at Cabinet meeting itself,says TMC
Sat, Dec 31, 2011

Trivedi says he objected to the Lokayukta parts,it was a new development and was unacceptable.

Ally TMC plays Oppn: rewrite Bill
Thu, Dec 29, 2011

TMC is set to embarrass the government by moving amendments to the Lokpal Bill in Rajya Sabha

Fairy Queen loot: no FIR,only a cover-up plan
Fri, Dec 23, 2011

To begin with,the Railway Protection Force (RPF) never filed any FIR but dealt with it only through a joint departmental memo to lodge the complaint

Under Rly watch,iconic Fairy Queen is looted
Thu, Dec 22, 2011

Valuable brass spare parts of Fairy Queen have been stolen from Delhi Cantonment station

Jobless youths: Few takers for Rlys sop
Wed, Dec 21, 2011

The Railway Ministry has now decided to slash that quota to 20 per cent

Mamata looks beyond Bengal,TMC to finalise UP poll strategy
Wed, Dec 14, 2011

Mamata Banerjee will on Wednesday meet party’s national general secretary and Minister of State for Shipping Mukul Roy and other senior members in Kolkata to finalise the strategy for the coming Uttar Pradesh polls.

Plan to make photo ID must for rly ticket
Tue, Dec 13, 2011

Even terrorists can book tickets under false names and travel.

MPs denied AC-I berths,top Rly officials shunted out
Thu, Dec 08, 2011

This prompted the minister to punish senior officials and also to apologise to the MPs on Wednesday.

Railways puts commando training facility on fast track
Wed, Dec 07, 2011

The matter had been in a limbo during the previous Left Front government.

Rlys want to put night ops on track,wary of Maoists
Thu, Dec 01, 2011

Following the death of Kishenji last week,the Indian Railways was keen to restart night operations — at least partially — in Maoist-affected areas of Bengal

Ministry panels to discuss time allotted for green assessment
Tue, Nov 29, 2011

While deciding the fate of over 30 proposed coal mines,thermal power plants and industrial projects across the country

Booked Railways seats re-sold
Mon, Nov 28, 2011

Railways says a software bug allowed this to happen.

Railways on high alert
Fri, Nov 25, 2011

Capital,questions were being raised in political circles on whether her government had prior intelligence inputs on the operation.

Alarms missing but fire-retardant material averted disaster: officials
Wed, Nov 23, 2011

Officials are clueless almost 20 hours after seven people were charred in the blaze

Sops hit Railways,loss seen at new high
Mon, Nov 21, 2011

With the pressure to increase passenger fares mounting on the Indian Railways in the next Rail Budget,the cash-strapped national transporter

MoEF seeks 4-fold hike in wildlife fund
Thu, Nov 17, 2011

The third scheme,Project Tiger,however,has no complaint of scarcity of funds.

India refuses binding cuts on mercury pollution
Tue, Nov 15, 2011

Fighting pressure from rich countries like the US,India has refused to adopt a legally binding target to wipe out mercury from the country

Rlys wants states to provide security
Mon, Nov 07, 2011

Dinesh Trivedi is going to write to all chief ministers to demand special security

Govt to halt auction of 1st Prez’s watch
Fri, Nov 04, 2011

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual wristwatch is to come under the hammer on November 13.

‘Serious’,‘not so serious’: MoEF panel to redefine offences
Thu, Nov 03, 2011

Like this,every category of commercial project has a set of “not-so-serious” violations.

Railways sees fall in scrap,plans e-auction
Wed, Nov 02, 2011

With a view to boosting the earnings from this source,now the Railway Ministry is working on a pilot project of e-auctioning its scrap spread across the country.