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China inaugurates new Tibet rail link close to Sikkim

China on Friday inaugurated its second railway line in Tibet, built at a cost of $2.16 billion, close to Indian border in Sikkim, enhancing mobility of its military in the remote and strategic......

Railways want to break even, commuters' economics be damned

If the Indian Railways thinks it can get away with this sassy attitude, it is because it is, in a sense, a monopolist in the business of transporting people. The distances one has to cover, say......

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......

'Social networking sites must have servers in India'

Seeking the Centre's immediate attention for controlling social networking sites, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot today said these companies should be asked to set up their servers in India......

China's gift: High speed trains, modern stations in India

In a significant development, Indian Railways on Thursday joined hands with China to increase speed in its existing rail network, modernise stations and enhance mutual cooperation in the......

China on track to develop Indian railways as Xi heads to South Asia

President Xi Jinping. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters China will pledge to invest billions of dollars in India's rail network during a visit by President Xi Jinping this week, bringing more than......

Chinese firms to team-up with India for rail projects

Chinese firms are teaming with Indian companies to jointly bid for five high-speed railway projects in India in an apparent attempt to compete with Japan's plans to build bullet trains. The Indian......

New FDI policy will attract bigger players in Railways

Easier foreign investment rules, cleared by the Cabinet last month, will open rolling stock and the railway network to private players. The foreign direct investment (FDI) policy of 2013, which has......

India Inc lauds Modi govt's push for economic reforms

Welcoming the nod to higher foreign direct investment in defence and opening up the railways infrastructure sector, India Inc on Thursday said the move reflects the Narendra Modi-led government's......

Special trains for Pak fans

Indian railways will run special trains for thousands of Pakistani cricket fans expected to arrive in India for a long-anticipated series between the two teams starting next week, officials said on......

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Q. Do you think there should b a separate budget for Mumbai's suburban train network?
Farhaan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-there-should-b-a-separate-budget-for-mumbais-su/25121738/answers/

vilas manohar deshpande
Q. Statistics of International Union of Railways reveal that the network productivity of Chinese Railways is more than double of Indian Railways. This is reflected by the transportation output data that indicates the efficiency of the line capacity utilisation of the railways. It tells the number of kilometres travelled by either a passenger or one tonne of freight per kilometre on existing infrastructural route length. This efficiency could be judged on the basis of the amount of traffic and the distance of travel. Besides, employee productivity of Chinese Railways is around 50 per
Vilas Manohar Deshpande:  A. It makes no sense.When it comes under Indian Railway, the expenses and revenue is part of Indian Railway's book. So itz budget should be part of Indian Raliways only. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/statistics-of-international-union-of-railways-reveal-that-th/21657551/answers/25121800

The abuser
Q. What Indian Railways must learn from China
The Abuser:  A. thanks for the Grand Statement mr vmd more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-indian-railways-must-learn-from-china/21657058/answers/21657632

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4 of 'Doubler' gang arrested

New Delhi : Four members of an alleged "Doubler Gang" who robbed people especially belonging to Uttar Pradesh and Bihar at Metro stations and ISBT... ...

http://www.abplive.in/crime/2014/10/02/article411906.ece/4-of-Doubler-gang-arrested
Sweet tooth and the bitter truth

16 samples of curd and milk fail quality test, health officials serve notices on vendors Ludhiana, October 1 Think twice before treating your... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/2014/20141002/ldh1.htm
India's new broom PM sweeps clean

Narendra Modi will launch a mobile app that will enable the pictures to be uploaded online, according to officials at the Prime Minister's Office... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/1Z2hcshHgJ5g6uZGEzHQYJ/Indias-new-broom-PM-sweeps-clean.html
CII launches 'Sanitation of Schools' campaign

New Delhi, Oct.1 ANI | 30 seconds ago Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has launched a mission called 'Sanitation of Schools' (SoS), which... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-109762.html
Yoga-The great gift from India (213)

Asiad taekwondo: Indians knocked out | Tintu runs out of steam, settles for silver | Leaders condole deaths in UP train accident (Third Lead) |... ...

http://chennaionline.com/Columns/Yoga/20140401010418/Yoga-The-great-gift-from-India-213.col

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