Mar 03, 2014 at 19:07 | Source: PTI
"As far as my ministry, the nodal ministries and others are concerned, we have completed all the processes. The proposal will take a final shape soon," he added.
Feb 12, 2014 at 14:05 | Source: IBNLive.com
Here is a list of trains that Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge introduced in UPA-II's last Rail Budget presented today.
Feb 12, 2014 at 13:09 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The minister announced 17 new premium trains and 38 express trains, but did not announce anything on freight rate or passenger fare. He said that extending rail connectivity to the North East states has been the focus area, adding that Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh are set to come on the railway map.
Feb 12, 2014 at 13:00 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Railway minister Mallikarjun Kharge presented UPA-II's last Railway Budget. The minister proposed to introduce 17 new premium and 38 express trains but freight rates and passenger fares unchanged.
Feb 12, 2014 at 11:19 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Umesh Choudhary of Titagarh Wagons thinks that theres a little possibility of reducing passenger rail fares, but feels that Railway Minister may introduce variable passenger component.
Feb 12, 2014 at 11:01 | Source: IBNLive.com
In the past five years, the Rail Bhawan saw six new ministers. For the first time in 17 years, the portfolio went to the Congress. Pawan Bansal did end 10 years of populism by announcing a hike in passenger fare, but soon exited on charges of corruption.
Feb 12, 2014 at 09:48 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge is likely to announce new trains and some measures for providing better amenities at stations and trains besides steps to strengthen safety for passengers.
Feb 12, 2014 at 09:32 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Minister Mallikarjun Kharge is also expected to update the house about new initiatives like railways tariff authority, which got approval of Union cabinet. He would also be appraising his fellow colleagues and members of the Parliament about the dynamic fare system.
Feb 12, 2014 at 08:45 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Facing a tough Lok Sabha election and a stressed out balance sheet, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge is not expected to make any major announcements or tariff changes for freight or passenger segments.
Jan 25, 2014 at 16:58 | Source: PTI
The Delhi CM said the Jan Lokpal Bill is almost ready and will be passed at a special session in Ramlila Maidan in February.