Feb 06, 2017 02:00 PM IST
Seven new lines, covering 3,123 kilometres and several other projects, have been sanctioned by the government for Maharashtra, in the Union Budget 2017-18 presented by finance minister Arun Jaitley. This year, the Railway Budget R
- Jan 20, 2017 04:22 PM IST
The Ministry of Railways has sought Gross Budgetary Support (GBS) of Rs 50,000 crore for 2017-18, though the Finance Ministry is likely to agree for only Rs 40,000-45,000 crore, a senior government official said.
- Sep 29, 2016 08:32 AM IST
Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited (DFCCIL), a government enterprise under the administrative control of the Ministry of Railways, is at present carrying out construction of 3,342km eastern and western freight corridors for exclusively movement of goods trains.
- Sep 21, 2016 03:23 PM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18 Former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha said the railways can‘t be treated like any other department. "My own feeling is that the Finance Minister will have to grant a lot of autonomy to the Ministry of Railways, he said.
- Jul 01, 2016 09:32 PM IST
Ministry of Railways will take up 21 port-rail connectivity projects, at an estimated cost of Rs 20,000 crore, under the government's Sagarmala project to strengthen evacuation network and boost last-mile connectivity to the country's ports
- Jul 01, 2016 06:38 PM IST
Railways is focusing on improving infrastructure and augment services at stations to bring down the maximum time taken for buying a ticket at counters to five minutes
- Apr 25, 2016 09:28 AM IST
The company has bagged order worth Rs 18 crore from Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) for manufacture & supply of cast steel bogies for CONCOR's Container flat wagons.
- Apr 06, 2016 08:26 PM IST
The Ministry of Railways had commissioned Nomura to do a study on measures to re-invigorate the public transporter.
- Jul 10, 2011 07:17 PM IST
Thirty five have been been confirmed dead and over 140 injured as the Howrah-Delhi-Kalka Express derailed near Fatehpur Malwa in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. The incident took place around 12:30 pm.
- May 13, 2011 04:07 PM IST
CNBC-TV18 catches up with Arvind Gemini, director, Kalindee Rail Nirman to discuss the growth prospects of the industry under the new regime. He said he expects the Mamata government to push for quick execution of the pending projects.