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Truly, an extraordinary fellow

Fifty years ago this day, May 27, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. Jawaharlal Nehru's legacy is the theme of constant discussion in India and abroad. Many Indians believe......

Why India-Japan strategic ties are critical in containing China

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will arrive in India on Saturday, the guest of honour at this year's Republic Day. As Japan beefs up its defences against China, both New Delhi and Tokyo seem to have......

Why strategic projects along border are in limbo

India has planned 14 strategic railway lines in areas bordering China, Pakistan and Nepal, but most of these projects are stuck for want of funds. Anusha Soni reports ......

Our railway ministers pass the buck on safety and how!

For Indian Railways safety is not necessarily a systemic issue but something it attends to only on a case-by-case basis. If accidents were not to happen, the thought of safety would not arise, says......

Cooperation with neighbours vital for India's Northeast

A sidelight of the Chinese prime minister’s India visit was official approval for expanding a well-functioning mechanism for regional co-operation, notes Kishan S Rana. In contemporary......

Govt looking at stake sale in rail infra cos

The government is planning to offload its stake in certain profit-making infrastructure companies of Indian Railways, a move that will help such companies to get listed on stock exchanges as well......

Govt initiates steps to relax FDI policy in railways

After defence, the Commerce and Industry ministry has started the exercise to relax foreign investment norms in the railways sector by permitting 100 per cent FDI in high-speed train systems and......

After Fin Min objection, Railways stops officers' promotion

The Railway Ministry has stopped promotion of officers in two of its secretarial services after alleged irregularities were pointed out by the Finance Ministry. A scam had come to light in two......

Indian Railways' earnings rise

The Indian Railways have earned Rs 1,26,028.54 crore (Rs 1260.29 billion) from passenger and goods traffic from April 2013 to February 2014 as compared to Rs 1,12,017.08 crore (Rs 1120.17......

Commerce Ministry seeks approval for railway FDI proposal

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has sought approval of the Election Commission of India to move ahead with its proposal to liberalise the overseas investment policy in railways. The Cabinet......

India unveils London Olympics programme

Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Thursday unveiled an ambitious programme named 'Operation Excellence London 2012' to prepare Indian athletes for next year's Olympic Games.Announcing the launch of......

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Q. NAME ALL THE CABINET MINISTER AND THEIR WORK
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Q. longest Indian rail bridge?
Pravin:  A. Prime Minister and Council of Ministers - India S.no Portfolio NameCabinet Ministers1 Prime Minister and also in-charge of the...... more

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Q. What is the name of the mobile hospital train run by the Impact India foundation in collaboration with the Indian railways and Health Ministry? Jeevan Rekha express Jeevan Dan express Jeevan Raksha express Jeevan Jyot express
Nanitha:  A. the longest rail bridge in the country at 4.62km. The bridge is part of a 8.6-km railway link connecting Idapalli to Vallarpadam in Kochi, where...... more

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Railway Ministry looking at fuel bill of Rs 35,000 crore for current year

Railway minister Sadananda Gowda in his budget speech on July 8 claimed that the fare revision that came into effect on June 25 would fetch the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-railway-ministry-looking-at-fuel-bill-of-rs-35000-crore-for-current-year-2006438
State of Indian Railways

This year's Railway Budget seems all set to give lip-service to development. Bullet trains, which are the preserves of the affluent citizens of the... ...

http://echoofindia.com/reflex-action/state-indian-railways-63514
Fit the bill

After 50 yrs of its existence, Ahmedabad's National Institute of Design has finally been accorded a status of 'institution of national importance'.... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/civic/Fit-the-bill/articleshow/39249434.cms
Tripura get rice via Bangladesh from tomorrow

AGARTALA, July 29 Rice from southern India to Tripura via Bangladesh is likely to reach here on Thursday, bringing to fruition a three-year-long... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=jul3014/oth054
Autonomy, Not Mergers A Cure For State-Run Banks' Ills

In a span of 50 metres in Navi Mumbai's business district of Belapur, one can see five branches of State Bank of India and its associates, at least... ...

http://blogs.economictimes.indiatimes.com/the-skeptic/entry/autonomy-not-mergers-a-cure-for-state-run-banks-ills

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