Google also said it was facing varying infrastructure and technical challenges in scalability and sustainability of its free wireless internet across Indian railway stations.
Across the globe, most of the bullet train and high-speed train projects are shelved as they lead to long-term liability for the state governments by setting aside a considerable subsidy bill to sustain the capital invested.
Hamid Ashraf, the prime accused, who is in Dubai, has claimed that arresting him or other people will not put an end to the e-ticketing racket.
According to official data, the number of consequential accidents such a collision, or a wagon catching fire, or derailment, have decreased drastically by at least 95% over the last four decades.
According to brokerages, the substantial allocation for railways will likely be directed towards the acquisition of rolling stocks, improving passenger comfort and safety, electrification and ramping up freight business
The Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express was announced in 2016 but was introduced in the new time table released recently.
The minister also said that the rail infrastructure in the country increased by mere 30 per cent in the last 65 years due to the lack of adequate investment.
The construction of the pathways at railway stations is among a slew of initiatives planned by the railways to not only ease passenger traffic at stations, but also to enhance the social security for this unorganised sector.
This critical milestone, it said, was achieved following the successful completion of rigorous testing on Indian Railways tracks following the locomotive handover in February.
"In fact a need for 100 additional barracks for the RPF personnel was highlighted by the RPF DG. In phase 1, 10 locations have been short-listed for expeditious construction of the barracks," the letter stated.
The announcement came in the backdrop of a half-day holiday declared for all central government departments tomorrow in the wake of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's demise.
Railways has activated the mock link for the first stage of the computer-based test on July 26 and E-call letters can be downloaded from the recruitment board website four days prior to the exam.
A public relation officer of the zone which owns the wagon said that goods were found to be safe and delivered
The racketeers have taken Rs 3-5 lakh from each of the gullible candidate to ensure "selection" in group C and D in the Railways.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said that bio-toilets were one of the most successful stories of the Railways as 60 percent of the coaches has already been fitted with it so far.
The feature will analyse historical data to come up with a prediction and will detail the rate at which tickets get sold out in each segment and for different destinations
Among those invited as speakers are former cabinet secretary Prabhat Kumar, former education secretary Anil Swarup and former Member (Traffic) Railway Board, Shanti Narayan.
In the RITES IPO, the government is selling 12 per cent stake or 2.52 crore equity shares, including 12 lakh shares to employees.
"Every year, targets are given to the zonal railways to identify surrendered posts after analysing the work involved. Some zones meet the targets, some do it partially and some don't. But this exercise is essential as the posts included in the 'Pool of Surrendered Posts' are used to create safety category posts needed for new assets,"
"With over 8 million monthly unique users connecting to the network, this is a lighthouse project for India and every growing economy that is looking to bring the benefit of connectivity to everyone in their country,"
This project will be undertaken by the railway ministry on its own with help from IRSDC under an engineering, procurement and construction model (EPC).
The court hearing a PIL initiated on its own after coming across a report that the door of a special compartment for the disabled was shut and such a youth missed his MPhil test at the Delhi University in July last year
Among them is the around 30-km-long Mhow-Kalakund rail line in Madhya Pradesh, which, the sources said, will be used solely for tourism purposes
Of the total production, 73 percent were stainless steel units.
He said the development, once in place, would also help control crime and make train travel safer in the country