Visit work sites twice in 15 days, Railways tells senior officials

Senior officials of the Indian Railways will now have to camp for two days in a fortnight in areas where safety works are underway to ensure proper execution of such work.

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Air India to take delivery of B777 plane on January 24

Air India is set to take the delivery of the first of the two B777 aircraft, which will be used to fly the VVIPs, on January 24.

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Devendra Fadnavis okays DPR for Metro 4A route extension till Gaimukh

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis approved today the Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the extension of Metro 4A project route from Kasarwadavali to Gaimukh in Thane district.

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IndiGo staff accused of threatening pax at Patna airport

Budget carrier IndiGo, which recently got a dressing down from a Parliamentary panel for "rude" behaviour of its staff, has now been accused of "threatening" to use force against a group of passengers

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Jet Airways prohibits smart luggage on flights from January 15

Following a direction from the global airline grouping IATA, Jet Airways today said it will prohibit passengers from carrying smart luggage, which include devices with non-removable batteries, on its

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Chennai-Mysuru Shatabdi to get features-rich Anubhuti coach

Passengers of Chennai-Mysuru Shatabdi Express will get the opportunity to travel by the features-rich 'Anubhuti' coach from tomorrow.

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Kozhikode railway station cleanest, Nizamuddin gets lowest ratings: Survey

The Kozhikode railway station in Kerala was ranked the best by travellers while the Hazrat Nizamuddin here was given the lowest ratings in terms of cleanliness.

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Northeast Frontier Railway uses GPS-based technology to tackle visibility problem during fog

A new GPS-based system has been installed in all the locomotives of Northeast Frontier Railway to alert loco pilots about approaching signals and help in the timely running of trains during heavy fog.

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Land monetisation: Indian Railways aims for whopping Rs 6,000 crore in 8 years from 17 plots

Indian Railways has fast-tracked its project for vacant land monetisation, a move that could boost its investible resources.

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Air Asia India affairs managed very poorly, says Mistry’s counsel

Cyrus Investments and Sterling Investments Co — presented evidence on Air Asia India before the Mumbai bench of National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT).

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Government handing Air India over to foreign players, says Congress, CPI(M)

The Congress and the CPI(M) today strongly opposed the government's decision to allow 49 per cent FDI in the civil aviation sector and accused it of handing Air India over to foreign players.

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Singapore Airlines says options open on Air India disinvestment

Singapore Airlines today said it will keep options open on Air India stake after the government allowed foreign carriers to own up to 49 per cent in the national carrier.

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Air India 49% FDI approval: Modi is right in taking off without waiting for opposition to get on board

Air India has long been a mascot for brand India, but by 2009 the state-run carrier began reeling under a huge pile debt and its services started deteriorating.

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Railways to focus on branding to promote rail tourism

To promote rail tourism in the country, the railways has asked its zonal arms and public sector undertakings to outsource their ticketing and catering works to IRCTC and concentrate on branding.

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Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project: Gujarat government begins land acquistion

Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project on track. The Gujarat government has started acquiring land for India's first bullet train project.

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Road projects involving Rs 50,000 crore to come up in Uttarakhand by 2019, says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

Announcing a slew of projects for Uttarakhand in next two years, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said 70 roads involving around Rs 50,000 crore will come up in the state by 2019.

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Indian Railways introduces online registration service for vendors

The Railways today said vendors interested in developing products and new technologies for the sector can now register with the national transporter through the year.

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Gujarat Metro Link Express: Siemens bags Rs 580 crore order for electrification

The Metro Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Company Limited has recently awarded an order of approximately Rs 580 Crore to the consortium of Siemens Limited India and Siemens AG, Germa

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Railways to deploy drones to monitor projects

Drones would now monitor railway projects, aid crowd management and oversee maintenance works across its zones, railway officials said today, adding that the West Central Railways was the first zone t

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Budget 2018: FICCI’s 3-point guide to Arun Jaitley to give infrastructure big push

As the infrastructure sector is being pegged as the biggest growth-oriented sector in the next five years, it is likely that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will continue with his infrastructure push in

Housing ministry seeks four-fold hike in outlay for key schemes

The ministry of housing and urban affairs has sought a four-fold increase in outlay for its three key schemes — Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban), Smart City Mission and Swatch Bharat Mission — i

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Budget 2018: Need to amend the ambit of 54EC bonds to boost infrastructure sector

The government should consider revising the present limit of investments in the bonds in a FY to not only boost infrastructure but also remove hardship caused to assessee because of the current ceilin

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Budget 2018: Here is what Modi government can do to reduce electricity cost for you

Budget 2018: The big Union Budget 2018 is just a month away. In the budget the central government should come up with a few changes which will reduce the electricity cost further.

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Budget 2018: Here’s why infrastructure may be top priority for Arun Jaitley

Rs 3,000 crore investment per day: That’s how big India’s infrastructure is going to get. With this kind of investment requirement, government's focus in the Budget 2018 is expected to be on the i

Delhi fog: Cold Sunday morning in city, 17 trains cancelled

It was a cold and foggy morning here on Sunday with the minimum temperature recorded at 6.3 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average, the Met Office said.

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Budget 2018-19: Government to push for private investment in infrastructure, says Subhash Garg

Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Garg on Tuesday said that the government is planning to dedicate a large part of budget towards capital expenditure on infrastructure and will push for foreign inves

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Dairy firm Kwality secures up to Rs 520 cr investment from KKR India

Dairy firm Kwality Ltd has secured up to Rs 520 crore investment from private equity firm KKR India to fuel its growth plans by entering new product categories.

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