24 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government on Monday invited France to "open shops" in the country to execute Railway projects and sought co-operation in areas of safety, customer service and high-speed train service. "There are multiple areas in rail sector where we can work together and in those areas we can hope for co-operation between France and India," Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said while addressing Indo-French Rail seminar here.
21 Nov 2014
Barwala (Haryana): Holy men do not need bullet-proof enclosures or SUVs. Nor do they need swimming pools for personal luxury or tonnes of rations that could sustain hundreds of people for months or gym equipment, flat-screen TVs, split air-conditioners, massage therapy beds and big personal lockers. But for controversial sect leader Rampal, these things and many more were just part of his 'saintly' lifestyle.
20 Nov 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday dismissed reports that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has rejected the bulletproof cars being provided by India for the next week's SAARC summit in Kathmandu, saying no such offer was made.
18 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has generated two crore Aadhaar numbers in Bihar which is nearly one fifth of the state's population.
18 Nov 2014
Lucknow: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday sent a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his help in starting the e-ticketing facility for entry into the Taj Mahal.
13 Nov 2014
Jaipur: Roaming late in the night without proof of identification can land you in a police station in Rajasthan's Dausa district.
20 Nov 2014
Jaipur: Preparing itself for the fog season this winter, the North Western Railways has put in place a host of measures like installing anti-fog devices in trains, LED-based signboards, and global positioning system-based signals to ensure safe and secure train operations.
14 Nov 2014
Bhopal: Protesting the denial of party ticket to his supporter for the forthcoming local body polls in Madhya Pradesh, state Congress Committee's vice president Manak Agrawal has resigned from his post.
16 Nov 2014
Beijing: China on Sunday inaugurated a section of the first high-speed rail in restive Xinjiang province which will slash travel time between the regional capital of Urumqi and the eastern city of Hami by half to three hours.
19 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Indian Railways to place before it the material used for furnishing the interiors of railway coaches so that it could get it tested by labs to ascertain its quality.