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Telangana minister blames railways for accident

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 14:34

A Telangana minister has blamed negligence by the railways for the ghastly accident at a railway crossing in Medak district that left 19 school children dead.

11 school children killed as train hits bus in Telangana; PM Narendra Modi condoles

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 10:26

A school bus carrying 40 children collided with Nanded Express at an unmanned railway crossing near Medak in Telangana on Thursday.

Govt allays fears over FDI in Railways

Govt allays fears over FDI in Railways

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 23:25

Describing the PPP mode as a necessity, Government on Tuesday allayed apprehensions over allowing FDI in the Railways and said it will help big ticket projects like high-speed corridors and freight corridors.

NDA ally RPI(A) demands cut in rail fares

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 21:35

Government should consider reducing the rail passenger fares as they were on the higher side, an NDA constituent said in the Rajya Sabha Tuesday.

Ramesh for abolishing separate budget for railways

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 19:22

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh is of the view that time has come to do away with the colonial idea of having a separate Budget for Railways as it accounts for just six per cent of the total government expenditure.

Govt looking at stake sale in Rail infra companies

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 14:33

The move will help such companies to get listed on stock exchanges as well as raise funds for exchequer.

FDI in Railways: Cabinet likely to take decision this week

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 11:21

The Cabinet note has already been sent to the Cabinet Secretariat and a decision on the proposal is likely this week, sources said.

China announces heavy investments in Argentina

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 00:49

Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced huge investments in hydroelectric power, shipbuilding, railways and a deal to help Argentina build its fourth nuclear plant.

“Premium Trains” put Rlys on dynamic tariff track on busy routes

Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 09:15

Indian Railway has quietly but surely set itself on the course of completely market driven tariffs on select busy routes and none seems to be complaining!

Railways has 47,336 hectare vacant land

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 14:46

Gowda said encroachments cause bottlenecks and safety hazards in train operations and difficulties in track maintenance.

Price of diesel sold to bulk consumers cut by Rs 1.09/litre

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 23:19

Price of diesel sold to bulk consumers like Railways and State Transport Corporations was Tuesday cut by Rs 1.09 per litre in line with falling international rates.

Freight traffic up by over 4%

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 17:41

Railways transported 87.14 MT freight in June this year as against 84.95 MT carried by it during the same period last year, showing an increase of 2.58 percent, the data revealed.