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Brokers want Railways, LIC listed for divestment

Mon, 16/02/2015 - 18:02
The Association of National Exchanges Members of India has also pitched for making Aadhaar card a identity proof document for investors to trade in stock exchanges.

18 interesting facts about India Railways

Mon, 16/02/2015 - 12:12
1) Indian Railways started its service 161 years ago on 16 April 1853 when the first passenger train was run over a stretch of 33 kilometres from Mumbai to Thane. The train with 14 railway carriages, carrying around 400 guests, left Bori Bunder at 3:30 p.m. that day.

Railways plans to cut outgo on imports

Sun, 15/02/2015 - 22:38
The Indian Railways plans to cut foreign exchange spend on importing components and systems by encouraging indigenisation, including a part of it through global technology transfer.

Railways plans to cut forex outgo on imports

Sun, 15/02/2015 - 15:33
Minister of State for Railways, Manoj Sinha, inaugurates Bharat Forge's high tech facility for locomotive components in Baramati. Also seen Amit Kalyani ( Ex Director, Bharat Forge) and Baba Kalyani CMD, Bharat Forge.

Railways earnings up by over 12 pc

Sat, 14/02/2015 - 14:09
The total earnings of Indian Railways grew by 12.67 percent during the ten-month period between April 2014 and January 2015. The earnings registered during this period stood at Rs 1,28,928.28 crore as against Rs 1,14,428.52 crore during the same period in the previous year.

10 dead, over 17 injured in Karnataka train mishap

Sat, 14/02/2015 - 10:25
The Indian Railways on Friday confirmed that ten persons had lost their lives and over 17 others were critically injured after nine bogies of the Bangalore-Ernakulam Inter City Express derailed near Anekal this morning.

10 dead, over 17 injured in Karnataka train mishap

Fri, 13/02/2015 - 13:05
Anekal (Karnataka), Feb. 13 (ANI): The Indian Railways on Friday confirmed that ten persons had lost their lives and over 17 others were critically injured after nine bogies of the Bangalore-Ernakulam Inter City Express derailed near Anekal this morning. Additional Director General of Police (Railways), Rajvir Pratap Sharma, said relief and rescue operations are underway in full swing and added ...

Higher freight rates jack up earnings for railways ahead of budget

Thu, 12/02/2015 - 18:16
Indian Railways has registered a 12.6% jump in total earnings at Rs 128,928 crore in the April-January period current fiscal helped largely by higher freight rates even as its passenger business continues to struggle to wriggle out of a historic decline in volumes.

Central service officers to be posted on deputation to State

Thu, 12/02/2015 - 07:15
The Telangana government has issued orders constituting a committee to identify posts held by IAS, IPS and Indian Forest Service officers in the State where other Central civil service officers cou...

Railways urged to adopt accrual accounting

Wed, 11/02/2015 - 20:04
The CA Institute will soon enter into a MoU with Railways to enable the latter adopt accrual accounting. This was stated by the outgoing CA Institute President K Raghu at the 65th annual function of the institute in the capital on Wednesday.

Railways' earnings up by over 12%

Wed, 11/02/2015 - 20:04
Earnings stood at Rs 1,28,928.28 crore.

Telangana Govt. to invite Central service officers on deputation

Wed, 11/02/2015 - 15:28
The Telangana Government has issued orders constituting a committee to identify posts held by IAS, IPS and Indian Forest Service officers in the State where other Central civil service officers co...

This Yorkshireman loves Indian cricket

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 07:24
Ian Jones has been following Ranji matches for the last 15 years

A true milestone for Indian Railways

Tue, 10/02/2015 - 05:48
It was on February 3, 1925, that the first electric locomotive with a 1,500 volt capacity lugged coaches from Victoria Terminus to Kurla on the Harbour line! But many people only remember coal-fire...

Siemens wins orders worth Rs 450 cr, stock rises

Mon, 09/02/2015 - 14:46
"The mobility division of Siemens Ltd has won three orders worth approximately Rs 450 crore from... Diesel Locomotive Works of Indian Railways for locomotive equipment," Siemens said a statement.

This Yorkshireman loves Indian cricket

Mon, 09/02/2015 - 06:42
Ian Jones has been following Ranji matches for the last 15 years

This Yorkshireman loves Indian cricket

Mon, 09/02/2015 - 06:15
Ian Jones has been watching Ranji matches for 15 years

Dirty train coach? Log on to railway website, get it cleaned in 15 minutes

Sat, 07/02/2015 - 19:44
Mumbai, Feb 7: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat campaign, Indian Railways have taken a new initiatives. An online complaint can be filed while travelling in train and actions will be taken within 15 minutes.The Central Railway will launch a

Indian Railways signs first bilateral PPA to cut energy costs

Sat, 07/02/2015 - 14:28
Indian Railways on Thursday signed its first ever bilateral Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with an electricty producer. This was yet another step implemented by the rail ministry to address the core of the transporter’s financial woes – rising energy bills.

Tamil Nadu ready to sign MoU with Railways: CM

Sat, 07/02/2015 - 00:14
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O.Panneerselvam Friday expressed the state's willingness to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Indian Railways for implementing three projects through a special company.

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