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Railway Budget 2014: Transportation of milk in parcel traffic

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 16:04

With the aim of tapping the vast potential in the area of parcel traffic, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge today announced transportation of milk through special parcel trains across the country.

Railway Budget 2014: Railways targets record Rs 1.6 lakh crore revenue in 2014-15

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 16:02

Anticipating healthier economic growth, the Railways has targeted a record Rs 1.6 lakh crore in revenue for the next financial year, while no increase has been proposed in passenger fares and freight rates.

Railway Budget 2014: Rail service for Vaishno Devi pilgrims to start soon

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 16:00

Rail connectivity to Katra, the base camp of Vaishno Devi shrine, has been completed and passenger services will start shortly, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge today said.

Railway Budget 2014: Kharge's maiden Rail budget drowns in the din

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 15:58

It was his maiden budget today but Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge would not have liked the way things went in the Lok Sabha as his speech was cut short abruptly due to disturbances by members.

Railway Budget 2014: Fire, smoke detection system on trial in Rajdhani Exp

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 15:56

A comprehensive fire and smoke detection system is on trial in Rajdhani Express and it will be extended to all major trains along with induction of indigenously developed anti-collision device, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge said on Wednesday.

Railway Budget 2014: Full Text

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 15:46

Here is the full text of the Interim Rail Budget 2014.

Rail Budget 2014: Tariff Authority for transparency in fare decision

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 14:50

Ushering in a new pricing regime through a transparent process, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Khrage today announced in the interim rail budget constitution of an independent Rail Tariff Authority (RTA) to advise the government on fixing of fares and freight.

Rail Budget 2014: Key Highlights

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 14:31

Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge also announced starting of more high-speed and left both the passenger as well as the freight fares unchanged.

Railway Budget 2014: No change in passenger, freight fares; 73 new trains (Overview)

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 12:06

Presenting the Interim Rail Budget 2014 in Parliament on Wednesday, Union Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge announced that 73 new trains would be introduced.

Interim Rail Budget 2014: Semi-high speed train, 20 premier trains likely

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 09:04

The interim budget will be his maiden one and Kharge would be hard-pressed to reach out to all sections with populist measures in an election year.

Interim Rail Budget to be presented today; more trains, new lines to be announced

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 08:42

The announcement of running 20 premier trains on dynamic fares as a step to arrest the fall in passenger revenue is likely to be made.

Kharge likely to announce more trains, new lines in budget

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 17:15

Kharge is likely to announce more trains, new lines and better passenger amenities in the interim budget.