Hyperloop or bullet train for the Mumbai-Pune route? Which high-speed technology will connect the two important cities? Even as both Indian Railways and Hyperloop conduct their feasibility studies and look to bring super-fast connectivity…
Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off Palace Queen Humsafar Express train, which will run from Mysuru to Udaipur in Rajasthan, at Mysuru railway station today. Also with this, the Prime Minister dedicated a 140 km long fully electrified railway line from Mysuru to KSR Bengaluru.
The unnamed official was quoted as saying the plan involving the four regional partners was still “nascent” and “won’t be ripe enough to be announced’ during Australian Prime Minister Turnbull’s visit to the United States later this week.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for the new Navi Mumbai international airport on Sunday. The new international airport will be made at an approximate cost of Rs 16,700 crore and will be Mumbai’s second after Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport.
The state government has decided to review and re-examine this DPR,” says AK Saxena, executive director (civil), JMRC, a wholly owned company of the state government.
Pakistan has billed India Rs 2.86 lakh as route navigation charges for Indian Air Force aircraft used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a stopover in Lahore and visits to Russia, Afghanistan, Iran and Qatar, an RTI response shows.
Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha today said four places in the state would get airports as part of the UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik) scheme.
Posting orders for over 900 aircraft during the past one year, the aviation sector in India is poised for a huge growth in the coming years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Sunday.
Delhi Metro commuters can now pay the fares of feeder buses and a number of parking lots at metro stations through their smart cards, the public transporter said on Sunday.
Narendra Modi LIVE: Prime Minister narendra Modi today laid down the foundation stone of the Navi Mumbai International Airport. This is a 21 year old project which was planned back in 1997.
The trains which are patronised by the poorest of the poor must also be identified,” says the minutes from a meeting of senior railway board officials earlier this month.
Navi Mumbai airport: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to lay the foundation stone of a 21-year-old dream project in the city of Mumbai today.
Unlike the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport of Mumbai which is a single-runway affair, the new airport in neighbouring Navi Mumbai will have two parallel runways, and will handle close to 80 flights an hour.
Gatimaan Express, India’s fastest train, has been extended up to Gwalior, Jhansi! Gatimaan Express presently runs between Delhi and Agra and attains a maximum speed of 160 kmph – making it Indian Railways’ fastest train. However, the extension comes with a catch!
Air Odisha today launched its maiden flight under the Centre’s UDAN scheme, linking Mundra with Ahmedabad in Gujarat. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani launched the inaugural flight of the Bhubaneswar-based airline.
According to a circular by the Railway Board, booking of special trains, coaches, saloons on full tariff rate (FTR) shall now be booked through a “single window booking system” of the Indian Railway Tourism and Catering Corporation (IRCTC).
The physical and digital display of charts will continue at the platforms, the ministry statement said.
The study has also said that in terms of delays, August is the best month for travel on Indian Railways, when the study found least delays.
The Airports Authority of India (AAI) will invest Rs 15,000 crore in financial year 2018-19 to expand the existing terminal buildings and construct new ones.
The Airport Authority today said there is enough demand for two airports to co-exist and grow in the tiny Goa.
In a bid to decongest other trains and to provide comfortable journey to additional passengers during the festive season, Holi special trains have been announced by the Northern division of Indian Railways, which will ply on four routes.
Goyal said that today only 20,000 kms of railways line in the world has such an advanced safety mechanism in place.
The prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras on Thursday coordinated an international project on PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Smart Cities’ mission. IIT Madras has taken this initiative as part of the Heritage Network, an Indo-European network of twenty leading Technical Higher Education Institutions.
According to the economist’s paper, the ongoing electrification process should not be slowed down, till the time the study is completed and a traction policy is decided by the Railways. An estimated amount of Rs 1 lakh crore will be required for the electrification, the paper states.
India’s second largest airline Jet Airways today reported a net profit of Rs 165 crore for Q3 FY18 as against Rs 305 crore for the same period in FY17.
Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express train gets a swanky makeover! Indian Railways passengers travelling between Mumbai and New Delhi have a new reason to cheer – the 12951/52 Rajdhani Express that plies between the two important cities has got a big upgrade under “Operation Swarn”.
Palace on Wheels (POW) and Royal Rajasthan on Wheels (RROW) are luxury tourist trains which cover popular sites in Rajasthan.