Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu is expected to focus on tapping more revenue channels and could announce some innovative ways for raising resources through non-tariff methods like increasing revenues from advertisements and leveraging surplus land among others.
Para-athlete Devender Jhajhria on Tueday was presented a cheque of Rs five lakh by Rail Minister Mallikarjun Kharge for winning a gold medal in javelin throw at the Athletics World Championships in July this year.
Maintaining that Railway Minister PK Bansal`s position has become "untenable" following the arrest of his nephew in alleged bribery scandal, CPI National Secretary D Raja on Saturday said he should resign.
The opposition on Thursday trained its
guns on Railways for recent spurt in train accidents taunting
that Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi has "secured" his room in
Parliament House while passenger safety remains neglected.