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.
A leaner look: Railway board ‘rightsized’, again
“We will transfer 50 more people from the board,” an official in the know of the matter told...
Half of world economy dependent on nature: WEF study
Releasing the Nature Risk Rising Report ahead of its 50th Annual Meeting, the World Econ...
Tripura SEZ along Bangladesh to be multi-sector one
The Rs 1,550 crore special economic zone (SEZ), to be set up along the Bangladesh border in Tripura, would be a multi-sector SEZ and not just agro-based food processing SEZ, official said here on Saturday.
Commerce minister Piyush Goyal to lead Indian delegation to WEF 2020 in Davos
Goyal will also participate in an informal WTO Ministerial gathering being held in Davos during this period, the commerce ministry said in a statement. The union minister will hold bilateral meetings with ministers of Australia, South Africa, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Korea and Singapore.
New selectors: BCCI invites applications for MSK Prasad and Gagan Khoda's replacements
The BCCI brass led by Sourav Ganguly has adhered to specifications given in the new constitution where qualification for applying for senior selector's post requires a candidate to play either seven Tests and 30 first-class games or 10 ODIs and 20 first-class matches. The person needs to be retired from all forms of cricket for at least five years.
Ficci suggests formulation of national railway plan
Ficci has also recommended phased manufacturing programme, expansion of PPP (public-private partnership) model to newer areas, and closer collaboration with industry for absorption of technology.
Paytm to get two million merchants on board from the eastern region in 2020
Paytm has also launched its all-in-one Paytm QR into various utility items such as calculator, power bank, clock, pen stands and radio which merchants can use in their shop for daily requirement.
Western Railway to change train timings to accommodate Tejas Express
The timings of 12 Mumbai-bound and 16 Ahmedabad-bound trains, including four MEMU (Main line EMU) will change by five to 10 minutes at intermediate stations, a Western Railway release stated.
Watch: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani flags off Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express
Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani flagged off the inaugural run of Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express in Ahmedabad.Watch: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani flags of...
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.
Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express flagged off today
This is the IRCTC's second premium train after the inaugural Tejas Express which operates between Delhi and Lucknow. The regular commercial run of the train will begin on January 19 from Ahmedabad, the Railways said.
Supreme Court stay in hand, Tata Sons to hold board meet shortly
The board is likely to discuss legal implications and impact of NCLAT order.
Verlinvest on board as anchor investor in Spring Capital
Verlinvest, which has largely made direct investments in India and counts companies such as Byju’s, Veeba, Epigamia and Future Retail among its portfolio, has also backed certain funds, including those operated by Everstone Capital and DSG Consumer Partners..
Govt revises target for GST collections again
Target has been raised to Rs 1.15 lakh crore over the next two months and Rs 1.25 lakh crore in March.
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