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Exclusive! 'The Railways are bankrupt'

'The government must understand that the Indian Railways is like a Kamdhenu cow. It can look after your GDP, it can look after the health of the nation. But the Kamdhenu cow also needs......

Full text: What Modi, Obama agreed on

This is the joint statement issued by the ministry of external affairs on the visit of US President Barack Obama to India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama assessed the......

Modi Cabinet: Prabhu gets Railways, Parrikar gets Defence

Former Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and former Shiv Sainik Suresh Prabhu were inducted into the Union Cabinet and given defence and railway portfolios respectively on Sunday as Prime......

India to appeal against Lanka court's death sentence to five fishermen

India's external affairs ministry has said that the government will appeal against the judgment of a court in Sri Lanka to sentence five Indian fishermen to death. Ministry of External Affairs......

Two strong leaders, realistic talks

Once again an Indian prime minister has realised that with Pakistan and China, things will not move as he wishes. Sheela Bhatt/Rediff.com deciphers the Chinese leader's visit. Prime Minister......

A brilliant plan to turn around the Indian Railways

The object in India for such a density of population should be to construct locomotive railways for trunk lines of communication, and horse railways for the short branches, says Bibek Debroy. "......

Ashwani Lohani is the new chief of Air India

Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers  official Ashwani Lohani was on Thursday appointed as Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of national carrier Air India Ltd for three......

How the Indian Railways performed this quarter

In a first, the Railways has decided to declare its quarterly financial numbers for three months till June, which shows that the national transporter's capital expenditure soared a whopping......

Govt hopes to make Swiss Challenge work for railways

Image: Indian Railways operates over 19,000 trains carrying 23 million passengers, and over three million tonnes of freight per day. Photograph: Reuters Experts say the Swiss Challenge may be......

Modi takes the wheel as India's road building stimulus bogged down

Modi placed a $12.6 billion bet in this year's Budget on road building, with $16 billion more to be spent on Railways, looking to create jobs and boost economic capacity Prime Minister Narendra......
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'Even if the PM grants OROP, the trust is fractured'

  'Modi has entered blunderland as he does not understand the army. He has actually meddled with the army, which is much more damaging than the... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/interview/even-if-the-pm-grants-orop-the-trust-is-fractured/20150904.htm
Vacancies Could Derail Safety

CHENNAI: At a time when Indian Railways is looking at technological solutions to improve the safety of trains and passengers, information accessed... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Vacancies-Could-Derail-Safety/2015/09/04/article3009636.ece
NGT calls out railways on open toilet system

In response to petition, green tribunal asks railways ministry to file reply on why its direct discharge system for faecal matter is still in place... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/civic/NGT-calls-out-railways-on-open-toilet-system/articleshow/48778787.cms
Violent stir in West Bengal; 1,000 held

DYFI, SFI and AIDWA activists protest at Chennai Central railway station during Wednesday’s nationwide strike. (Photo: PTI) Kerala, Karnataka,... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/violent-stir-west-bengal-1000-held-713
Is India selling out its tigers?

The country is razing forests and flooding them with dams, giving the go-ahead for rapid industrialisation India’s tigers are in danger. In... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/498764/is-india-selling-its-tigers.html

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