Piyush Goyal

Saibaba trust fumes over Rahul Gandhi's 'Shirdi' tweet on Piyush Goyal, demands apology

Saibaba trust fumes over Rahul Gandhi's 'Shirdi' tweet on Piyush Goyal, demands apology

Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust Shirdi chairman Dr Suresh Haware took to Twitter terming Rahul Gandhi's tweet as painful.

Apr 12, 2018, 09:34 AM IST
Extension of Harbour Line services from Andheri to Goregaon to be inaugurated on Thursday

Extension of Harbour Line services from Andheri to Goregaon to be inaugurated on Thursday

Piyush Goyal and Devendra Fadnavis will inaugurate on Thursday the extension of Harbour Line services from Andheri to Goregaon.

Mar 28, 2018, 22:58 PM IST
Railways offers solution worth Rs 492-crore for Bengaluru traffic woes

Railways offers solution worth Rs 492-crore for Bengaluru traffic woes

The quadrupling project will ease traffic congestion in the IT city of Karnataka.

Mar 22, 2018, 12:48 PM IST
RRB Recruitment 2018: 20% vacancies reserved for 'Course Completed Act Apprentices’, informs Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

RRB Recruitment 2018: 20% vacancies reserved for 'Course Completed Act Apprentices’, informs Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

The Indian Railways in one of the biggest recruitment drive announced over 90,000 job vacancies

Mar 20, 2018, 16:20 PM IST
Soon, CCTV cameras and WiFi in all trains: Railway minister Piyush Goyal

Soon, CCTV cameras and WiFi in all trains: Railway minister Piyush Goyal

The announcement comes 2 days after Railways decided to remove all LCD screens from Tejas and Shatabdi Express

Mar 18, 2018, 18:04 PM IST
No airline like dynamic pricing for trains, says Railway Minister

No airline like dynamic pricing for trains, says Railway Minister

The committee, set up to review the flexi-fare scheme, have been asked to draft a fresh report.

Mar 18, 2018, 11:51 AM IST
Piyush Goyal gifts PM Modi's book Exam Warriors to girl who ran away from home after failing maths test

Piyush Goyal gifts PM Modi's book Exam Warriors to girl who ran away from home after failing maths test

Depressed for not being able to secure the passmark in maths, Anais Josemon left home on March 8 and boarded the Tamil Nadu Express from the Nizamuddin station.

Mar 10, 2018, 21:06 PM IST

Mumbai's new Elphinstone foot-over-bridge opens for public: Pics

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday inaugurated the new Elphinstone foot-over-bridge (FOB) in Mumbai.

Feb 28, 2018, 00:26 AM IST
Months after stampede at Mumbai's Elphinstone Station, new foot-over-bridge inaugurated by Rail Minister

Months after stampede at Mumbai's Elphinstone Station, new foot-over-bridge inaugurated by Rail Minister

Two other foot-over bridges at the Central line Ambivali near Kalyan and at Currey Road were also inaugurated.

Feb 27, 2018, 20:02 PM IST

India's 1st non-suburb railway station in Rajasthan to have all-women staff - See pics

Gandhinagar Railway Station is emerging as Rajasthan's first railway station to be operated by women staff. As many as 40 women have been tasked with the responsibility of operating and managing the railway station.

Feb 25, 2018, 23:53 PM IST
India's first non-suburban railway station in Rajasthan to be fully operated by women

India's first non-suburban railway station in Rajasthan to be fully operated by women

As many as 40 women have been tasked with the responsibility of operating and managing the railway station.

Feb 25, 2018, 23:48 PM IST
Sridevi's demise huge loss for nation: Piyush Goyal

Sridevi's demise huge loss for nation: Piyush Goyal

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Saturday expressed condolence to the family of Bollywood actress Sridevi on her sudden demise and said that it is a huge loss for the nation.

Feb 25, 2018, 12:55 PM IST
Railways shifts focus from Rajdhani, Shatabdi trains; to upgrade second, third class coaches

Railways shifts focus from Rajdhani, Shatabdi trains; to upgrade second, third class coaches

Indian Railways will now focus more on upgrading the facilities of the second class and third class rail coaches, instead of adding more facilities in premium trains

Feb 22, 2018, 22:14 PM IST
Govt clears opening coal mining to pvt firms

Govt clears opening coal mining to pvt firms

While coal mines were till now auctioned for captive power generation, they will now be sold in an e-auction to private domestic and global miners.

Feb 20, 2018, 14:49 PM IST
Piyush Goyal travels in Kaveri Express train, meets passengers to know their plight

Piyush Goyal travels in Kaveri Express train, meets passengers to know their plight

It is rare when a minister joins the common man to know the real issues and concerns facing them on the ground.

Feb 20, 2018, 09:22 AM IST
'Ayushman Bharat' insurance scheme ambitious, not impossible, says Piyush Goyal

'Ayushman Bharat' insurance scheme ambitious, not impossible, says Piyush Goyal

He said that the scheme does need infrastructure and the govt plans to use existing infrastructure to augment the scheme.

Feb 12, 2018, 21:18 PM IST
Indian economy to grow over 7.5% in FY19, says Piyush Goyal

Indian economy to grow over 7.5% in FY19, says Piyush Goyal

RBI had last week lowered the economic growth projection for 2017-18 to 6.6%.

Feb 12, 2018, 20:40 PM IST
More than 13,000 Railway employees face the axe in drive against long-term absentees

More than 13,000 Railway employees face the axe in drive against long-term absentees

The Railways seems set to lost 1 percent of its total workforce.

Feb 09, 2018, 20:05 PM IST
Odisha gets Rs 5,252 crore for railway projects

Odisha gets Rs 5,252 crore for railway projects

In 2017-18, Odisha had received Rs 5,102 crore for the sector.

Feb 07, 2018, 00:03 AM IST
No diesel locos to be allowed in Delhi after March 2019: Railway Board to Goyal

No diesel locos to be allowed in Delhi after March 2019: Railway Board to Goyal

The Railway ministry has set a target of 2022 to switch to electric locomotives completely by phasing out their diesel counterparts with a focus on increasing speed.

Feb 03, 2018, 20:50 PM IST