Train 18 is safe for passengers as its coaches are fitted with fire-resistant fibre composites. In case of fire thes components do not generate poisonous gases or molten droplets; keeping escape ways open for passengers to ge
The development work for Hindon civil enclave will be completed by mid-February in 2019. The first set of flights awarded for Hindon under the government’s subsidised regional connectivity scheme (RCS) will take off from t
There is a potential to set up 30 GW solar power plants in which there will be solar panels along the tracks and on unoccupied land. Indian Railways will go for10 GW first, and the formalities for the same are being worked ou
To facilitate the technical integration of various systems for the extension of the Pink Line from Lajpat Nagar up to Mayur Vihar Pocket-1, the schedule of first and last train timings of the Delhi Metro line is temporarily c
Indian Railways is in the process for boosting revenue and cash in on the heritage of the Kalka-Shimla route. Being Indian Railways' first ever hop-on-hop-off service, the line is also likely to begin the tourist season this
The scheme aims at facilitating commuters to travel in Delhi Metro using ‘One’ a single mobility card, which is issued by the DTC. This allows passengers to travel in buses and in Delhi Metro with a single card.
The air-traffic mobile towers have been purchased from MSM Martin Company Slovakia, Slovak Republic. The first eight which have been acquired, will be used in Bilaspur, Ambikapur, Jagdalpur, Jeypore, Utkela, Vellore, Bokaro a
In a joint initiative by the BMC, the traffic police and the US-based Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety, Mumbai's CSMT area will be revamped to look like New York's Times Square, for increasing safety of commuters.
Railway Minister asked the Central and Western Railway top brass to come up with a timeline for the project within two weeks. According to him, 15 coaches in Mumbai local trains will increase the trains’ capacity by 25%.
The bidding process for the expressway is currently on and the acquisition of land is ongoing in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra but in Haryana, altogether 80 km, land acquisition has been completed.
Apart from escalators and elevators, the subway will have travelators so that passengers don’t have to walk the distance. This will be the first subway in the city to have travelators. It will be connected from Gate No. 3 o
The corporation is sealing the tender for the 237-km viaduct and four stations in Gujarat and will float it by the end of December. It is expected that this may be the highest valued tender in the country.
Khadi Express train will exhibit khadi products associated with Mahatma Gandhi in view of his 150th birth anniversary. It will run through all the places where Gandhi had stayed and will also station at those places for one
Challans will be issued, if people do not follow the orders and smoke at railway stations. 'No Smoking' signages will be put at all railway stations and railway police stations, under the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products
According to Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, the original cost of these 216 projects was Rs 1,65,343.22 crore. The estimated cost is Rs 4,12,160.04 crore, which indicates an escalation by 149.28 per cent.
Delhi Metro network's Rithala-Dilshad Garden Red Line will soon be extended to Ghaziabad's New Bus Adda. Not only that, the Noida Metro Aqua line, connecting Noida to Greater Noida, will also be thrown open.
Delhi airport handled the highest ever monthly cargo tonnage in the month of October. Setting a record, for the first time, it handled over ‘one million metric tonnes’ (1 mmt) of cargo in one year, between Nov '17-Oct '1
Due to the shortage in supply of rails by Steel Authority of India (SAIL), and global players failing to qualify, Indian Railways has decided to float a new global tender worth Rs 2,700 crore for the supply of 4.5 metric ton
Indian Railways will extend the window for buying unreserved tickets to 15 days in advance on the railway ticketing app. This is to ease the booking traffic and clear the rush of passengers travelling for the Mahakumbh mela.
A first-time implementation for passenger trains, Western Railways will adopt the 'push and pull' method in order to boost the speed of the Delhi-Mumbai Rajdhani Express, hence reducing the total travel time by more than an h
The Haryana government has put speed restrictions of 80 kmph for cars and 60 kmph for trucks on the 83-km stretch of the Kundli Manesar Palwal (KMP) expressway between Manesar and Kundli, after its inauguration by PM Modi.
Officials from the PMO called a high-level meeting to address the pending issues of the Dwarka Expressway project which has been suffering unending delays for more than a decade - due to land acquisition and legal hurdles.
28 steel taps from washrooms, eight wooden frame mirrors, three mobile holders, 25 faucet holders and other things went missing from the train. Objects worth Rs 43,000 have been stolen from the revamped Mumbai-Pune Pragati Ex
Indian Railways recently conducted trials of the Tejas Express at speeds of 120 kmph, as against the speed of 110 kmph that the train was run at. After multiple trial runs at 120 km/hour last week, it now runs at a higher spe
Ashwani Lohani, Chairman of the Railway Board was quoted saying that Indian Railways is looking to step up electrification and track-related work to improve passenger safety and seeks to implement other cultural reforms for t