20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Nepal to attend the SAARC summit next week, the Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared three key framework agreements with member-countries to enhance rail and road connectivity and setting up of a regional power grid.
19 Nov 2014
Suva: Seeking stronger engagement with the Pacific Islands, India on Wednesday announced USD 75 million line of credit for Fiji for a co-generation power plant and upgrading the sugar industry and also USD five million fund to develop its villages even as the two countries agreed to expand their defence and security cooperation.
18 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Continuing the growth trajectory, railways has generated Rs 57,012.74 crore from freight traffic during April-October 2014 as compared to Rs 51,189.29 crore during the corresponding period last year, registering an increase of 11.38 percent.
17 Nov 2014
Brisbane: Australia's Queensland state will announce a major investment in rail infrastructure in the Galilee basin to ensure that one of the mega-mines proposed by India's Adani group and GVK get a clearance next year.
18 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Promising to transform the railways soon, the government on Tuesday hinted at taking "tough" and unpopular steps to improve the condition of the cash-strapped largest state-run transporter.
31 Oct 2014
Beijing: China on Friday approved construction of a new strategically important high altitude railway line in Tibet costing about USD six billion that would come close to the Indian border in Arunachal Pradesh.
01 Nov 2014
Beijing: China approved construction of a new strategically important high altitude railway line in Tibet costing about USD six billion that would come close to the Indian border in Arunachal Pradesh.
14 Nov 2014
Patna: The Bihar government has decided to constitute Special Purpose Vehicles (SPV) in a bid to speed up the Patna Metro rail project, state Urban Development Minister Samrat Choudhary said on Friday.
14 Nov 2014
Chennai: Union Minister for Urban Development M Venkaiah Naidu said approval has been accorded for extension of the Metro Rail project upto Thiruvottiyur in North Chennai.
15 Nov 2014
Srinagar: There will be no dialogue with Pakistan till it continues to violate ceasefire along the Line of Control and International Border in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister General (retd) V K Singh said on Saturday.