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Bullet train will help Indian Railways become international leaders: Goyal

Bullet train will help Indian Railways become international leaders: Goyal

The minister was responding to questions on Quora

Nov 14, 2017, 10:20 AM IST
Western Railway does a U-turn, claims 100% occupancy on Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train route

Western Railway does a U-turn, claims 100% occupancy on Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train route

The Western Railway on Wednesday claimed that contrary to its own earlier RTI replies of 40 percent drop in seat occupancy coupled with a huge loss in the Mumbai-Ahmedabad sector, it was actually a very profitable sector with over 100 per cent occupancy even during off-season.

Nov 02, 2017, 11:29 AM IST
Demonetisation biggest man-made disaster, worst than 2004 Tsunami: P Chidambaram

Demonetisation biggest man-made disaster, worst than 2004 Tsunami: P Chidambaram

The IMF has lowered India's growth projection to 6.7 percent in 2017.

Oct 28, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Bullet train project will be demonetisation-like move: Chidambaram

Bullet train project will be demonetisation-like move: Chidambaram

Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday criticised the bullet train project, saying it will be a demonetisation-like move "which will kill everything else", and suggested that the money should instead be spent on improving rail safety.

Sep 30, 2017, 15:08 PM IST
Watch - Arun Jaitley gets annoyed as man asks for Hindi translation of bullet train, reprimands heckler

Watch - Arun Jaitley gets annoyed as man asks for Hindi translation of bullet train, reprimands heckler

On September 14, PM Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe had laid in Ahmadabad the foundation stone of the country's first 508-km high-speed bullet train.

Sep 24, 2017, 23:17 PM IST
Six years after crash, China increases max speed of bullet train again

Six years after crash, China increases max speed of bullet train again

The bullet train between Beijing and Shanghai is considered one of the fastest commercially-operated trains. Safety has been a concern though since a crash in 2011.

Sep 21, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
Strengthening global ties, PM Narendra Modi grows even stronger at home

Strengthening global ties, PM Narendra Modi grows even stronger at home

Narendra Modi knew that he would be the Prime Minister of the country one day, said Jagdish Chandra, CEO Zee Regionals and Zee Hindustan in an exclusive analysis on 40 months of Modi Government.

Sep 17, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Bullet train is a big gift from Japan to India, says PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe laid the foundation stone of the ambitious Rs 1.08 lakh crore Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project on Thursday. The ground-breaking ceremony of India's first bullet train project was performed at the Athletic Stadium near the Sabarmati railway station.

Sep 15, 2017, 14:17 PM IST
Bullet train will add speed to India's economic growth: Top Modi quotes

Bullet train will add speed to India's economic growth: Top Modi quotes

It's new India which has to fly high. 

Sep 14, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe ask Pakistan to bring perpetrators of 26/11, Pathankot terror attacks to justice

Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe ask Pakistan to bring perpetrators of 26/11, Pathankot terror attacks to justice

After laying the foundation stone for Ahmedabad-Mumbai High Speed Rail, PM Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe held bilateral talks at Mahatma Mandir in Gujarat on Thursday.

Sep 14, 2017, 14:28 PM IST
Bullet train is an example of misplaced priority: Congress slams PM Narendra Modi

Bullet train is an example of misplaced priority: Congress slams PM Narendra Modi

Congress leader Anand Sharma told ANI that the strategic partnership between Japan and India is very important, which should not be wasted on a `misplaced priority`.

Sep 14, 2017, 13:22 PM IST
Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project launched; Japan PM Shinzo Abe backs Narendra Modi's idea of 'New India'

Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project launched; Japan PM Shinzo Abe backs Narendra Modi's idea of 'New India'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday laid the foundation stone for India's first bullet train between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.

Sep 14, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
India's first bullet train project launched – Here's what Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe said

India's first bullet train project launched – Here's what Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe said

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart on Thursday laid the foundation stone for India's first bullet train between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.

Sep 14, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

DNA: An insight into PM Narendra Modi, PM Shinzo Abe's friendship

This segment is an analysis of friendship between Indian PM Narendra Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe. This can also be termed as #BulletDosti. PM of Japan Shinzo Abe is in India for 2 day tour.

Sep 13, 2017, 22:55 PM IST
Watch — Ahmedabad to Mumbai high-speed bullet train route

Watch — Ahmedabad to Mumbai high-speed bullet train route

Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on Thursday will lay the foundation stone of India's first bullet train in Gujarat's Ahmedabad. 

Sep 13, 2017, 21:32 PM IST
China says 'pleased' at India-Japan rail cooperation

China says 'pleased' at India-Japan rail cooperation

"China is pleased to see the infrastructure cooperation among regional countries, including the high-speed railway," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said.

Sep 13, 2017, 17:30 PM IST

High-speed rail training centre to come up in Vadodara

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe will tomorrow lay the foundation stone for the country's first bullet train project connecting Mumbai and Ahmedabad.

Sep 13, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
India, Japan to finalise US-2 amphibious aircraft deal during Shinzo Abe's visit

India, Japan to finalise US-2 amphibious aircraft deal during Shinzo Abe's visit

India is expected to seal the deal to buy the US-2 amphibious aircraft from Japan during Shinzo Abe visit.

Sep 13, 2017, 16:02 PM IST
Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe to perform groundbreaking ceremony of India's 1st bullet train project on September 14

Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe to perform groundbreaking ceremony of India's 1st bullet train project on September 14

The groundbreaking ceremony for the ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail Project, commonly referred to as the bullet train project, will be performed here on September 14 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, officials said on Wednesday.

Aug 30, 2017, 20:49 PM IST

China's next-generation bullet train makes debut on Beijing-Shanghai line; top speed 400 km an hour

Beijing-Shanghai railway line is China's busiest route, used by 50,5000 passengers daily.

Jun 27, 2017, 11:31 AM IST