rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Indian Railways Network

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Indian Railways Network

  News for Indian Railways Network

  • News
  • Business
  • Sports

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......

Will not privatise Railways but funds needed for growth: Prabhu

Highlighting that Indian Railways faced challenges on various counts,  Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said infusing investments and improving technologies and processes are the need of......

India to have New York's Grand Central like top rail stations

India by 2017 will have five or six top-class railway stations on the pattern of monumental Grand Central Terminal, New York, or famed Gare d'Austerlitz terminus in Paris, a top Railway Board......

Railways plans road shows abroad to woo investors

In a bid to woo foreign investors, the Indian Railways is planning to organise road shows in select countries showcasing opportunities for investment in the rail sector. Inviting private......

Indian Railways team in China for Delhi-Chennai bullet train

An Indian Railways team is in China to chalk out plans for conducting feasibility study to build the 1,754 km-long Delhi-Chennai high-speed train corridor, world's second largest bullet train line.......

Suresh Prabhu inherits quite a mess as railway minister

The  financial situation of Indian Railways has been deteriorating and passenger amenities are in shambles. Image: Huge burden on Indian Railways. Photograph: Ajay Verma/Reuters  ......

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......

  People speak for indian railways network

  • QNA
Farhaan
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

  Web results for Indian Railways Network
Here's why telecom firms are the best bet for payments banks

Mumbai: Telecom major, Bharti Airtel, has said it would apply for a payments banks licence. Kotak Mahindra Bank will have a 19.9 percent stake in... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/business/banking-boom-heres-why-telecom-firms-are-the-best-bet-for-payments-banks-2072519.html
Metro for Mumbai only by 2021-God willing

For years, Priyanka Dias, 25, a business analyst with a global IT firm in the special economic zone of Santacruz Electronics Export Processing Zone... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/metro-for-mumbai-only-by-2021god-willing/15952183
Asahi India Glass Ltd. at Vibrant Gujarat Global Trade Show

Browse more on ยป Household/Consumer/Cosmetics , Trade show news Asahi India Glass Limited (AIS), India's leading integrated glass company,... ...

http://www.indiaprwire.com/pressrelease/consumer/20150130355202.htm
The secret of Indian railways' train numbering system!

New Delhi: For the convenience of passengers, Indian Railways has switched to a system of 5-digit numbers which one can find printed on their... ...

http://daily.bhaskar.com/news/NAT-SPL-decoded-secret-indian-railways-train-5-digit-numbering-system-4888430-NOR.html
Telegraphic tales from the Raj

With the invention of the telegraph, information could travel faster than any mode of transport. This would transform the nature of administration,... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/features/blink/explore/telegraphic-tales-from-the-raj/article6835052.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


indian railways network
Indian Railways

Indian Railways has one of the...
43 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z