Infrastructure

Improvement and strengthening works sanctioned for various National Highway projects; details here

Improvement and upgradation work of NH-227A (Near Sikriiganj to Barhaiganj) to two-lane with paved shoulder under EPC mode has been sanctioned.

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Mumbai-Nagpur ​Bullet Train: Travel in 4 hours! DPR being prepared for another high-speed rail corridor project

For the Mumbai-Nagpur bullet train project, a series of surveys, including the aerial survey, lidar survey, social impact assessment (SIA) as well as environmental impact assessment (EIA), have been c

Bullet Train, high speed rail

Freight movement: Better connectivity with NE in pipeline

The India govt-sponsored Sittwe port project in Myanmar, nearing its end, is a vital part of the agenda to up trade with the 7 states and neighbouring nations

The $120-mn Sittwe port is a part of the India-sponsored $448-mn Kaladan Multi Modal Transit Transport Project (KMMTTP), which aims to connect Kolkata to the NE via the Bay of Bengal.

Will Indian Railways reintroduce concessions for seniors? Demand for rebate grows as latest RTI reveals THIS detail

The concessions offered by the railways state that women of 58 and above are eligible for a 50 per cent rebate, while for men, the age criteria are 60 years and the rebate limit is 40 per cent in all

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Good news for passengers! Railways to resume serving cooked food in trains — key things to know

The Railway Board, in a letter on Friday, asked the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to reopen its kitchen, serve food and resume the service.

GMR wins bid for development and operations of Indonesia’s Kualanamu International Airport

GMR Infrastructure Limited will enter into a 49:51 partnership with AP2 for this project.

Indian Railways’ first POD Hotel opened at Mumbai Central; See pics of this unique facility

Recently, Union Minister of State for Indian Railways, Coals & Mines, Raosaheb Dadarao Patil Danve inaugurated this unique facility at Mumbai Central railway station.

POD Hotel, retiring room

Swanky POD retiring room, coach restaurant, waiting hall & more! Indian Railways launched several modern facilities

The newly inaugurated "POD" Concept Retiring Room at Mumbai Central railway station consists of a total Pod inventory of 48, comprising of three categories.

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Attention Indian Railways passengers! All Special trains to run with regular train numbers

All train numbers, in PRS & NTES system, are being converted to regular train numbers in a phased manner.

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Good news for Vegetarian passengers! Now enjoy fresh & pure veg food in Indian Railways

The Sattvik Council of India along with IRCTC recently introduced the Sattvik Certification scheme as well as the first in the world and one of its kind "Passenger- Locomotive Continuous Audit Module"

vegetarian food, irctc

India Post, could be the next big thing in the supply chain industry

India Post also delivers various government welfare benefits to citizens, such as MGNREGA and old-age pension payments.

india post

Alstom inaugurates Asia’s largest components manufacturing facility in Coimbatore; details

The company's industrial presence in the city of Coimbatore has evolved across three sites since the year 1978.

alstom

National Monetization Pipeline: The key to unlock untapped asset potential

The Government aims to monetize assets worth approx. INR 1.6 lakh crore from the roads sector (27%), INR 1.5 lakh crore from the railway sector (25%), INR 79,000 crore from the power sector (15%), fol

NMP

High demand for Noida Metro Aqua Line! NMRC records highest post-lockdown ridership with over 26,500 commuters

NMRC is taking steps to ensure a safe journey for Aqua Line passengers such as passenger screening at the entrance of the metro station and proper sanitization of all passenger circulation areas in th

Noida Metro, NMRC

PM inaugurates Rs 22,500-crore Purvanchal Expressway in UP

The PM inaugurated the six-lane, access-controlled expressway from Lucknow to Ghazipur after landing on it in an Air Force C-130J Super Hercules aircraft. He said it “will be the expressway to the s

The expressway will connect with the existing Agra-Lucknow and Agra-Noida Yamuna expressways to form an industrial corridor, providing connectivity from the eastern to western borders of UP.

Indian Railways introduces new MEMU trains between Ujjain and Indore; Check timings, halts & other details

These train services will run on a daily basis on the newly gauge converted as well as the electrified railway section between Ujjain - Fatehabad Chandrawatiganj.

PM inaugurates India’s first PPP model based Rani Kamalapati station; What makes it a world-class station

The redeveloped airport-like railway station is named after brave and fearless Queen Kamalapati of the Gond kingdom.

Rani Kamalapati station, railway station

Easy commuting at late hours! BMTC resumes night service buses in Bengaluru

The state government of Karnataka had lifted the night curfew, which was imposed on November 6, between 10:00 PM and 5:00 AM, following the decrease in Covid-19 cases.

BMTC, buses

India-Bangladesh railway line likely to be completed by next year; details here

The railway project will link Gangasagar under the Akhaura sub-division of the Brahmanbaria district of the neighbouring country with Nischintapur in India, and from there to the Agartala railway stat

railway track, rail project

Indian Railways redeveloped Habibganj to become Rani Kamlapati station; Know how station name is changed

Many times state governments decide to change station names to represent history or long-standing popular demand, or as part of a political project pushing for a wider iconography.

Habibganj, Rani Kamlapati station

To keep sea lanes safe, protect India’s `blue economy’ immediate task of NMSC

Financial Express Online has reported earlier that Illegal, in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) fishing is one of the biggest non-traditional global maritime security thr

blue economy

Attention Indian Railways Passengers! PRS service to remain shut during this period

The step has been taken by the national transporter to enable upgradation of system data, new train numbers as well as other work, the Railway Ministry said recently.

Airports Authority of India likely to procure two counter-drone systems worth Rs 9.9 crore in fiscal 2022-23

A policy document was issued by the Civil Aviation Ministry in October 2019 primarily to deal with possible security challenges from rogue drones to key installations such as nuclear power plants as w

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Kanpur metro: All set for a mass-transit upgrade

With trial runs starting ahead of schedule on the priority stretch of Kanpur Metro, the city's 4-mn residents can hope to avail commercial services by the end of this year.

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Delayed withdrawal of monsoon hits highway construction

“Prolonged monsoons have affected the productive days for an extended period in the current financial year when compared to last year, which affected the pace of execution. We have seen good monsoon

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Train prices to reduce! Indian Railways drops ‘special train’ tags; All train services to run as regular, with pre-Covid fares

Indian Railways Fare Update: Initially, when the lockdown was eased, long-distance and short-distance passenger trains have been running as special trains with "slightly higher fares".

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