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Super Rajdhani Launched On Delhi-Mumbai Route : Fares &Other Details - NDTV Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:09:00 GMT


NDTV

Super Rajdhani Launched On Delhi-Mumbai Route : Fares & Other Details
NDTV
For travellers between Mumbai and Delhi, the Indian Railwayshas a good news: new Super Rajdhani was launched from October 16, which the Railways said, will reduce at least two hours of travelling time as compared to the usual Rajdhani that runs on ...
Indian Railways' Diwali gift — Rajdhani becomes faster, more affordableYourStory.com
Cheaper, Faster Delhi-Mumbai Rajdhani to be Launched TodayIndia.com

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Railways to invest Rs3,000 crore to mechanize, automate yards - Livemint Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:24:53 GMT


Livemint

Railwaysto invest Rs3,000 crore to mechanize, automate yards
Livemint
New Delhi: The Indian Railwaysplans to spend around Rs3,000 crore to make smart yards in order to mechanize maintenance and repair work of rakes, ending a century-old practice of manual inspections. According to the proposal, 40 of the 100 yards that ...

China delays Indian Railways'ambitious high-speed train project - Economic Times Sun, 15 Oct 2017 09:43:59 GMT


Economic Times

China delays Indian Railways' ambitious high-speed train project
Economic Times
An ambitious high speed train project in south Indiahas been delayed after Chinese railways, that completed a feasibility study a year ago, did not respond, railwayofficials have said, suggesting that the "lack of response" may be due to the Dokalam ...

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To reform Railways, think out of the box - Deccan Chronicle Thu, 19 Oct 2017 21:37:59 GMT


Deccan Chronicle

To reform Railways, think out of the box
Deccan Chronicle
The decision to bring back about 30,000 trackmen to track maintenance who have been working as domestic helps for about 7,000 Class I officers of the Indian Railways(IR) is not an easy step to envisage, as the Class I officers have been enjoying this ...

Railway stations in 15 cities may soon offer residential apartments - Business Standard Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:00:12 GMT


Business Standard

Railwaystations in 15 cities may soon offer residential apartments
Business Standard
Railway stations in 15 cities could soon offer residential apartments as part of a larger plan to redevelop them. These stations include New Delhi, Thane near Mumbai, and Howrah near Kolkata. The Indian Railwaysunder Piyush Goyal has chalked out a new ...

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Carry oxygen cylinders on all trains: SC to Railways - Times of India Wed, 18 Oct 2017 19:32:35 GMT


Times of India

Carry oxygen cylinders on all trains: SC to Railways
Times of India
A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud also directed the railwaysto take assistance of doctors from AIIMS to explore ways to put in place a system in moving trains to provide medical treatment to ...
Provide Oxygen Cylinders, Medical Assistance to Ailing Passengers on Trains: SC to RailwaysIndia.com
Supreme Court directs Indian Railwaysto carry oxygen cylinders on all trainsInternational Business Times, India Edition

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DATA STORY: India depends on the Railways, but it isn't a world class lifeline - Moneycontrol.com Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:51:21 GMT


DATA STORY: Indiadepends on the Railways, but it isn't a world class lifeline
Moneycontrol.com
India's railwayssector has been in the news recently - for the wrong reasons. From trains derailing to food poisoning in the newly-launched Tejas Express, the behemoth has had its share of negative headlines. And sure enough, Railways got a new ...

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Train 20: Indian Railways to Unleash World Class Semi-Speed Trains by 2020 - The Better India Fri, 13 Oct 2017 06:58:20 GMT


Train 20: Indian Railwaysto Unleash World Class Semi-Speed Trains by 2020
The Better India
Indian Railwayswill soon have its own version of T-20! This has nothing to do with International Cricket tournaments though. The national transporter intends to unleash a superior 'Make in India' self-propelled and semi-high speed trains to Indian...

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Germany to help Indian Railways to increase speed of trains on existing corridors - Economic Times Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:17:00 GMT


Economic Times

Germany to help Indian Railwaysto increase speed of trains on existing corridors
Economic Times
A joint declaration of Intent was signed between Ministry of Railways and Germany on Tuesday in Rail Bhavan regarding carrying out of feasibility study on existing 643 kn Chennai-Kazipet corridor of Indian Railwaysby German Railways for increasing the ...
Indian, German Railwayssign declaration of intent for feasibility study on Chennai-Kazipet corridorThe Sunday Guardian

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India receives first GE locomotive under $2.5 billion deal - Economic Times Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:52:30 GMT


Economic Times

Indiareceives first GE locomotive under $2.5 billion deal
Economic Times
The railwayswas debating the need to purchase diesel-powered locomotives as it is turning to electric power to haul trains, but last month, GE had cautioned the Indiangovernment of substantial cost that it would incur, besides hurting the future ...

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