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Piyush Goyal indicates customers to get compensation for delayed freight delivery
Speaking at the foundation day of the Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited, Goyal said that it should make a commitment to its customers with a timetable for its freight trains. "Just like the Tejas trains have done in Delhi-Lucknow and Mumbai-Ahmedabad, we should be willing to give a commitment of timely delivery," he added.
Western Railway to change train timings to accommodate Tejas Express
The timings of 12 Mumbai-bound and 16 Ahmedabad-bound trains, including ...
Reliance Jio, 6 other firms to list commercial papers worth Rs 8,812 crore on BSE
Till date 84 issuers have done 677 issuances of commercial ...
Parliament canteen may soon go fully veg
IRCTC, a subsidiary of the Indian Railways, may soon be told to pack up as caterers to the Parliament canteen. The race for its replacement seems to be narrowing down to private brands, Bikarnerwala and Haldiram, choices that may mean the menu available for the MPs will only be vegetarian.
Goyal wants to put Railways on fast track with pvt sector help
The big investment Indian Railways needs is beyond railway and government budgets, the minister said.
How Indian Railways’ latest reform could alter the journey of the sarkari behemoth
The IR will now have just one cadre which could end the long history of rivalry among the eight services.
Indian Railways hikes ticket prices, commuters give mixed reactions
Indian Railways announced a hike in ticket price across its network and changes in ticket price can be seen from Jan 01. Indian Railways too...
Work going on in full swing in Jammu & Kashmir to complete world's highest railway bridge
The Udhampur “Srinagar-Baramulla Rail Link Project, which is the most challenging railway infrastructure project being undertaken post-independence, has missed several deadlines amid huge cost escalations since 1997, when the then Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda laid its foundation at Udhampur.
AGR Ruling: RailTel Corporation moves Supreme Court
RailTel Corporation has moved the Supreme Court, seeking a modification or a clarification that its Oct 24 order on adjusted gross revenue pertains only to access service provider licence holders such as telcos, and not to all licence holders for internet service and national long distance telephone service.
Is India on the verge of an infra boom?
The era of big-ticket greenfield investments in metals and refining may be over.
Present division of power is detrimental to railways’ growth: Railway Board Chairman Vinod Kumar Yadav
Chairman of the Railway Board asserted that currently the Railways is vertically split into eight silos — mechanical, electrical, traffic, et al. There is one board member for each vertical. The key problem that we have faced is that each board member is interested in the well-being of her own department and the promotional prospects of her own service.
Tejas Express: Railways Minister Piyush Goyal to flag off India's second private train on Friday
The commercial run of the train will start from January 19, 2020 from Ahmedabad, the railways said.The first such train, the Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express, has been running since last year.
Privatisation of Indian Railways gathers speed, bidding process for 150 trains by next month
Goyal has asked officials to prepare a plan for introducing 150 new routes, bidding for which will begin next month.
Single helpline number to make life easy for rail passengers
With a single helpline to take care of all their responses and grievances, passengers of Indian Railways will find it a lot easier when they are travelling.
Trial run of double-stack freight train conducted on Rewari-Madar section
A trial run of a double-stack freight train on the newly built 306-km-long Rewari-Madar section of the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (WDFC) was conducted on Friday. Double-stack rail transport is a form of intermodal freight transport where railroad cars carry two layers of intermodal containers.
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