India asking right questions about averting accidents: Foxx

 US Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx today said that it is "encouraging" to see the Government of India asking the "right questions" on the issue of road safety.

Apr 10, 2015, 19:02 PM IST

57 cases of oil pilferage detected this fiscal: Govt

As many as 57 cases of pilferage of crude oil during transportation have been reported so far this financial year, up from 47 cases in the previous year, government said today.

Mar 02, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

US welcomes establishment of TAPI

The US has welcomed the decision of establishing the ambitious TAPI gas pipeline project, a joint venture company for the transportation of gas through four countries including India and Pakistan.

Nov 20, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

Wall Street climbs to new highs; transports rally

U.S. stocks edged higher in afternoon trading on Monday, lifting the Dow and S&P 500 to intraday highs after the indexes advanced for a third straight week, helped by railroad shares.

Nov 11, 2014, 01:21 AM IST

India's infrastructure market to reach $6.6 trillion by 2025: Report

India's infrastructure market is expected to touch USD 6.6 trillion by 2025, which will be nearly 12.5 percent of the Asia-Pacific, says a report.

Sep 16, 2014, 11:06 AM IST

'20 million tonnes wheat wasted in India every year'

Around 20 million tonnes of wheat is wasted in India every year due to inadequate storage infrastructure, Institution of Mechanical Engineers said on Friday.

Oct 25, 2013, 18:36 PM IST

Futuristic `flexible` batteries could transform electronics and transportation

TV screen that hangs on the wall like a poster or smartphone that can fold up and fit into a pocket are closer to reality.

May 09, 2013, 11:02 AM IST

Delhi govt to buy 1100 new low-floor buses for public transport

Delhi government on Monday decided to procure 1,100 low-floor buses at a cost of Rs 330 crore to augment the public transport system in Delhi

Oct 22, 2012, 21:48 PM IST

Goa bans transportation of sand out of the state

Goa has banned transportation of sand
out of the state by issuing a notification to this effect.

Mar 05, 2011, 17:24 PM IST

Bad weather in Sri Lanka to continue till tomorrow

Bad weather condition in Sri
Lanka has crippled transportation and
forced closure of schools.

Jan 09, 2011, 16:39 PM IST

Lanka to ink pact for sea passenger transportation with India

Sri Lanka has decided to ink an
agreement with India to establish a sea passenger
transportation service in a bid to boost tourist traffic, the
government said.

Dec 16, 2010, 20:18 PM IST

Provide safe transportation to women working late: Delhi CM

With rising concerns over safety of women following the rape of a Mizo BPO employee, CM Sheila Dikshit on Saturday directed Labour department to ensure that women working late in the evening are provided safe transportation.

Dec 05, 2010, 00:18 AM IST