Fare hike unlikely in upcoming Rail Budget

Despite financial constraints, the Railways is unlikely to increase passenger fares in the forthcoming budget, which is slated to be presented in the
last week of February.

Rail budget will promote regional imbalance: Oppn

The Opposition on Wednesday slammed the
Railway Budget saying it will promote regional imbalance and
criticised its use to promote political ends.

CPI-M attacks Mamata on Rail Budget

The CPI(M) on Wednesday launched a
sharp attack on its prime political opponent in West Bengal,
alleging Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee was going ahead
with "wholesale privatisation" of the railways.

Rail Budget: List of new trains

Ten new Duranto Express trains were announced besides new series of express trains.

Mamata meets PM on the eve of presentation of Rail Budget

On the eve of the presentation of
the Railway Budget, Mamata Banerjee today met Prime Minister
Manmohan Singh at his residence, with a senior railway
official terming it as a customary interaction.

Orissa demands Rs 1805 crore in 2010-11 rail budget

Claiming to be a victim of
negligence in Railway budgets, Orissa government on Tuesday
demanded an allocation of at least Rs 1805 crore towards
railway development in the state in 2010-2011, official
sources said.