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Arun Jaitley Rules Out Privatization of Indian Railways, Coal India

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has assured trade unions that the government did not intend privatizing either the railways or Coal India but stressed on providing a better environment for common man to live. “Government has no intention to privatize either railways or Coal India. The focus of the government is to create more jobs and employment opportunities, besides safeguarding the ...

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Indian Railways Going Green, the Bio-Diesel Way

By Sachinder Mohan Sharma With growth in the world economy the demand for energy and transportation has been increasing. The BRICS nations have been growing and China and India today are consuming higher levels of fuel to sustain their growing economies. The overall energy requirement in India is likely to increase from 549 Million tonne oil equivalent (mtoe) in 2011-12 ...

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HUDHUD Cyclone Update: 38 Trains Cancelled, Heavy Damage Expected

With the HudHud cyclone lashing heavy rains across the coastal regions of Andhra Pradesh near Visakhapatnam and Gopalpur in Odisha, the Indian Railways has announced cancellation of 38 trains on Sunday. “We have decided to cancel 38 the trains on the Bhubaneswar-Visakhapatnam route from 6 AM on October 12 and during that time the entire section would be closed to ...

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Indian Railways to Run 3 Special Train to Meet Dussehra Rush from Today

The Indian Railways will run three premium trains between Mumbai and Howrah, Secunderabad and Nizamuddin and Mysore and Varanasi from today, September 19 to meet the Dussehra festival rush via Nagpur, a key railway junction connecting the north and south train links. While the three premium trains will have dynamic pricing, almost similar to air fare, which increases the nearer ...

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