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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......

The curious case of Pawan Bansal's private secretary

While it is becoming increasingly apparent that the fortunes of sacked Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal’s family members improved dramatically during his tenure in the......

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......

China may not be allowed to invest in India's railway projects

The proposal to allow 100% FDI in the construction and maintenance segments of the railway network was floated in August last year. Even as the government readies to open some segments of the......

Railway unions vote for indefinite general strike

The nationwide strike ballot by the National Federation of Indian Railwaymen over a 65-point charter of demands has resulted in 97 per cent Railway employees affiliated with unions voting in favour......

'India provides hospitable environment for FDI'

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said India provides a 'hospitable' environment for foreign direct investments and will continue to improve the situation. "India provides a hospitable......

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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pravin
Q. longest Indian rail bridge?
Pravin:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/longest-indian-rail-bridge/25622408/answers/

Nanitha
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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-name-of-the-mobile-hospital-train-run-by-the-imp/23191470/answers/25622413

dharamender  nebhnani
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?
Dharamender Nebhnani:  A. Jeevan Rekha express more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-name-of-the-mobile-hospital-train-run-by-the-imp/22954247/answers/23191473

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The high-speed trains are coming

The recent visit to China by a high-powered delegation could soon turn Indian Railways high speed dreams into reality. The delegation, under the... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/opinion/the-highspeed-trains-are-coming/article5922851.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Admiral RK Dhowan appointed Navy Chief

Home> News > india-news New Delhi, Apr 17 : Centre today appointed Admiral R K Dhowan as the new navy chief in place of Admiral D K Joshi, who... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-40542.html
Japan disinterest puts DFC project bids on slow track

India's ambitious dedicated freight corridor (DFC) project is lurching from one hurdle to another, as Japanese infrastructure firms enjoying... ...

http://www.transreporter.com/logisticsnews/24511/Japan-disinterest-puts-DFC-project-bids-on-slow-track/
Last safety check for Metro to begin April 18

Summary MMOPL had applied to the CMRS for safety certification on April 4. The Commissioner of Metro Railway Safety (CMRS) will visit Mumbai... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/last-safety-check-for-metro-to-begin-april-18/
Portal to help Railways Save Energy

Indian Railways has launched a portal to facilitate energy saving up to 15 per cent by the year 2020 through improved energy efficiency measures... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Portal-to-help-Railways-Save-Energy/2014/04/16/article2170451.ece

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