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Indian Railways looks to share up 'backbone'of revenue source, set ... - Financial Express Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:25:00 GMT


Financial Express

Indian Railways looks to share up ' backbone' of revenue source, set ...
Financial Express
Come April next year, the Indian Railways will start entering into a clutch of 'transportation guarantee agreements', or memorandums of understanding, ...
India, Japan Partner To Provide Freight Services - SwarajyaSwarajya
Container Corp., Nippon Express partner for freight - The HinduThe Hindu

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Indian Railways 'Smart Stations'on waiting list till 2019 | Daily Mail ... - Daily Mail Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:22:26 GMT


Daily Mail

Indian Railways 'Smart Stations' on waiting list till 2019 | Daily Mail ...
Daily Mail
Indian Railways' ambitious station redevelopment plan has failed to pick up place and not even one station is likely to be completed by the end of the Modi ...
Railways to rope in private companies to modernise 23 stations ...Pragativadi

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Railways planning to operate Talgo trains on lease - Hindustan Times Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:37:40 GMT


Hindustan Times

Railwaysplanning to operate Talgo trains on lease
Hindustan Times
Indian Railwaysis working on a lease agreement to operate the light-weight, energy efficient Spanish Talgo trains on short routes such as Delhi-Amritsar, Delhi-Lucknow, Bengaluru-Chennai or Mumbai-Ahmedabad on a profit-sharing basis. While finance ...

Exclusive: Suresh Prabhu's tweets won't save Indian Railways; with rock bottom op ratio, it's never been this bad - Firstpost Tue, 17 Jan 2017 02:48:20 GMT


Firstpost

Exclusive: Suresh Prabhu's tweets won't save Indian Railways; with rock bottom op ratio, it's never been this bad
Firstpost
Following the footsteps of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu and his ministry must be among the most active on social media. However, the ground reality of the Indian Railwaysis not rosy enough to brag about. Train accidents ...

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Railways plans Rs1.3 trillion capital expenditure in 2017-18 - Livemint Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:18:36 GMT


Livemint

Railwaysplans Rs1.3 trillion capital expenditure in 2017-18
Livemint
New Delhi/Mumbai: Indian Railwaysis planning a capital expenditure (capex) of around Rs1.3 trillion for the financial year 2017-18, the highest-ever capital outlay and is expecting a gross budgetary support (GBS) of around Rs55,000 crore from the ...

Railways to float Rs8,000 crore tenders for transmission network - Livemint Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:09:16 GMT


Livemint

Railwaysto float Rs8,000 crore tenders for transmission network
Livemint
Indian Railwayshas been buying electricity directly from suppliers after being allowed to do so by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), India's apex power sector regulator (Bihar and West Bengal have challenged the CERC's order in the ...

Indian Railways hires expert to fix Kanpur-Lucknow stretch - Daily Mail Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:09:27 GMT


Daily Mail

Indian Railwayshires expert to fix Kanpur-Lucknow stretch
Daily Mail
The Indian Railwayshas brought in international experts to fix its Kanpur-Lucknow stretch that has witnessed a clutch of train wrecks, even as police hinted on Tuesday that Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI may have instigated a November crash that ...

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Lead-up to Budget 2017: Flush with funds, Indian Railways fails spending test - Financial Express Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:15:23 GMT


Financial Express

Lead-up to Budget 2017: Flush with funds, Indian Railwaysfails spending test
Financial Express
Lead-up to Budget 2017: Flush with funds, Indian Railwaysfails spending test. With an aim to spur spending and boost economy, the Narendra Modi government had decided to scrap a separate budget for railways and merge it with general budget ending a ...
Railwayson a 'Mission 41K' to save energy worth Rs 41000 croreEconomic Times
Prabhu unveils 10-year energy plan for Railwaysto save Rs41,000 croreLivemint
Wi-Fi facility draws youth to Tatanagar stationTimes of India

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Lower coal demand hits Indian Railways freight revenue earnings - Creamer Media's Mining Weekly Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:58:57 GMT


Swarajya

Lower coal demand hits Indian Railwaysfreight revenue earnings
Creamer Media's Mining Weekly
KOLKATA (miningweekly.com) – Falling appetite for coal among bulk consumers has started to take its toll on the freight volumes and revenue earnings of government-owned and -operated Indian Railways(IR). With coal accounting for about 50% of IR's ...
Privatisation Is Only Hope For Indian Railways; Time For Modi To ...Swarajya

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Discarded Plastic Bottles Become Blooming Plant Barricades at an Indian Railway Station - Global Voices Online Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:47:01 GMT


Global Voices Online

Discarded Plastic Bottles Become Blooming Plant Barricades at an Indian RailwayStation
Global Voices Online
Back in 2002, Indiabanned the use of plastic bags to protect the environment and maintain the free flow of sewers. Although enforcement remains a problem, it was a positive step forward. However, with the focus on plastic bags, other growing plastic ...

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