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Business Standard India
Non-power sectors cry foul over rake diversion to power unitssteel, and iron ore. These non-power sectors are reeling under rake (train) sho
Business Standard India / Posted 5 hours ago
steel, and iron ore. These non-power sectors are reeling under rake (train) shortage for a month and have approached the Ministry of Railways for a resolution. The steel industry has submitted to the Ministry of Railways that it is facing a... Read more
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New Kerala
Railway introduces new Special Rajdhani between Delhi Mumbai - newkerala news #280466demand of passengers and to provide faster and convenient connectivity to passe
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
demand of passengers and to provide faster and convenient connectivity to passengers between two metros Delhi and Mumbai, Ministry of Railways is introducing a new Special Rajdhani Express between Delhi and Mumbai from 16th October, 2017. Flexi... Read more
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New Kerala
Convergence of State Governments and Central Ministries through Paryatan Parv - newkerala news #280471for staff at the airports will also be organized. Similarly, major railway stat
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
for staff at the airports will also be organized. Similarly, major railway stations have been given a festive look by the Ministry of Railways who are also conducting sensitization programmes for the railway staff. Ministry of Road Transport &... Read more
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The Economic Times
Special Rajdhani Express between Delhi-Mumbai without flexi-fareDelhi and Mumbai, Railways is introducing a new Special Rajdhani Express betwee
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
Delhi and Mumbai, Railways is introducing a new Special Rajdhani Express between Delhi and Mumbai from October 16," the Ministry of Railways said in a statement. The Ministry also said that the train would be introduced on experimental basis... Read more
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New Kerala
Engaging youth through Paryatan Parv - newkerala news #279876by Doordarshan. Other Central Ministries are also participating in ParyatanPar
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
by Doordarshan. Other Central Ministries are also participating in ParyatanParv by organizing various activities. The Ministry of Railways has illuminated some of the railway stations of tourist importance like Vasco, Shimla, Siliguri, New... Read more
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New Kerala
Railways constitutes committee to probe delay in tender of foot overbridge at Elphinstone Road - newkerala news #279662New Delhi , Oct 11 : Ministry of Railways on Wednesday constituted a high level
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
New Delhi , Oct 11 : Ministry of Railways on Wednesday constituted a high level committee to probe 18-month delay in the tender of new foot overbridge at Elphinstone Road station. Anil Saxena, director general (PR), Indian Railways informed that the... Read more
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New Kerala
Delta Powering Green Mobility to Showcase its Energy Efficient Smart Solutions at IREE 2017 - newkerala news #279613Railway Power solutions that are based on cutting edge power conversion technol
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Railway Power solutions that are based on cutting edge power conversion technology. It is fully geared to partner in the Ministry of Railways growth by providing Power Quality Compensating and Traction Propulsion equipment. These products are... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian Railways and German Railways sign Joint Declaration of intent - newkerala news #279530New Delhi : A Joint Declaration of Intent was signed between Ministry of Railwa
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
New Delhi : A Joint Declaration of Intent was signed between Ministry of Railways and Germany on 10th October,2017 in Rail Bhavan in the presence of Shri Ashwani Lohani, Chairman, Railway Board regarding carrying out of feasibility study on existing... Read more
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asianage
Godhra carnage was not an act of terrorism: Gujarat HC judgmentsaying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
saying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances prevailing then. It also said that the ministry of railways did not take “measures to ensure safety of the passengers or to provide alternatives” considering that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rahul Gandhi and Amit Shah trade barbs, IMF lowers India’s growth forecast to 6.7%, ED questions Tejashwi Yadav for nine hours: Top storiessaying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
saying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances prevailing then. It also said that the ministry of railways did not take “measures to ensure safety of the passengers or to provide alternatives” considering that... Read more
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The Indian Express
Coach overcrowded, 100 escaped: Gujarat HC on commuting death sentence of 11 convicts to life imprisonmentof the passengers or to provide alternatives. We are, therefore, of the view th
The Indian Express / Posted 9 days ago
of the passengers or to provide alternatives. We are, therefore, of the view that not only the State Government, but the Ministry of Railways, Union of India, are equally negligent in performing the duties for providing safety to the passengers... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Godhra carnage was not an act of terrorism: Gujarat HC judgmentsaying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
saying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances prevailing then. It also said that the ministry of railways did not take “measures to ensure safety of the passengers or to provide alternatives” considering that... Read more
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dna
Godhra carnage was not an act of terror, state failed to maintain law and order: Gujarat HCsaying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances
dna / Posted 10 days ago
saying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances prevailing then. It also said that the Ministry of Railways did not take "measures to ensure safety of the passengers or to provide alternatives" considering that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Under NDA, railways laid tracks 11.5% faster in first three years than UPADay this year, Prime Minster Narendra Modi had said railway tracks are being la
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
Day this year, Prime Minster Narendra Modi had said railway tracks are being laid at double the speed. But data from the ministry of railways do not substantiate that claim.The railways’ achievement under the UPA-II’s first year was 27% more than... Read more
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New Kerala
Technology along with managerial excellence can chart a new trajectory: Vice President - newkerala news #278289the conference. The Conference has been organized by the Defence Infrastructur
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
the conference. The Conference has been organized by the Defence Infrastructure Planning & Management Council(DIPM), the Ministry of Railways, the Ministry of Urban Development and the Niti Aayog. The Chairman, Railway Board, Shri Ashwani Lohani,... Read more
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New Kerala
Ongoing discussion on Economy in country is good for democracy: Vice President - newkerala news #278271Railway and Metro Projects 2017, here today, organized by the Defence Infrastru
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Railway and Metro Projects 2017, here today, organized by the Defence Infrastructure Planning and Management Council, the Ministry of Railways, the Ministry of Urban Development and the Niti Aayog. The Union Minister for Railways and Coal, Shri... Read more
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New Kerala
Paryatan Parv of M/O Tourism begins today across the country - newkerala news #277984the Ministry of Civil Aviation and sensitization programmes for staff at the ai
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
the Ministry of Civil Aviation and sensitization programmes for staff at the airports will also be organized. · Similarly, Ministry of Railways will arrange for a festive look at major railway stations and will organize sensitization programmes for... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet apprised of the MoU between India and Switzerland on Technical Cooperation in Rail Sector - newkerala news #277635The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding between Ministry of Railways, Government of India and the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet apprised of the MoU between India and Switzerland on Technical Cooperation in Rail Sector - newkerala news #277649The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding between Ministry of Railways, Government of India and the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications... Read more
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New Kerala
Tourism Minister Briefs Media Persons on 'Paryatan Parv' - newkerala news #277656the Ministry of Civil Aviation and sensitization programmes for staff at the ai
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
the Ministry of Civil Aviation and sensitization programmes for staff at the airports will also be organized. u Similarly, Ministry of Railways will arrange for a festive look at major railway stations and will organize sensitization programmes for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cabinet apprised of developing Swiss tilting trains for Indian RailwaysItaly, Portugal, Slovenia, Finland, Russia, the Czech Republic, the UK, Switzer
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
Italy, Portugal, Slovenia, Finland, Russia, the Czech Republic, the UK, Switzerland, China, Germany and Romania. The Ministry of Railways had in August signed two MoUs with the Federal Department of Environment, Transport and Communications... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cabinet apprised of Swiss tilting trains for Indian RailwaysItaly, Portugal, Slovenia, Finland, Russia, the Czech Republic, the UK, Switzer
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
Italy, Portugal, Slovenia, Finland, Russia, the Czech Republic, the UK, Switzerland, China, Germany and Romania. The Ministry of Railways had in August signed two MoUs with the Federal Department of Environment, Transport and Communications... Read more
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The Hindu
Post-Elphinstone: Urban upgrade to smart governancevarious infrastructure projects; the Mumbai State Road Development Corporation
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
various infrastructure projects; the Mumbai State Road Development Corporation that undertakes road projects; the Ministry of Railways whose parastatal organisations look after the suburban railway network; and the Mumbai Port Trust,... Read more
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dna
Elphinstone tragedy: 23 people would be alive if Ministry of Railways had paid heed to Sachin TendulkarCR and others in WR, for additional bridge construction to enhance safety duri
dna / Posted 19 days ago
CR and others in WR, for additional bridge construction to enhance safety during peak hours? THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (SHRI RAJEN GOHAIN): (a) to (c) 62 railway stations in Mumbai suburban area have been identified for... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sachin Tendulkar asked for foot overbridges in 2016, Elphinstone never got oneSachin Tendulkar was assured by the Ministry of Railways a year ago that a prov
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
Sachin Tendulkar was assured by the Ministry of Railways a year ago that a provision for constructing five new foot overbridges (FOB) has been sanctioned in 2016-17 for Mumbai’s train stations. (India vs Australia 5th ODI: HIGHLIGHTS) The sanction... Read more
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The Indian Express
Last year, Railways told MP Sachin Tendulkar: new overbridge provision has been sanctionedPassengers caught in the stampede at Elphinstone Road station in Mumbai. In Au
The Indian Express / Posted 21 days ago
Passengers caught in the stampede at Elphinstone Road station in Mumbai. In August last year, the Ministry of Railways assured a Rajya Sabha MP from Mumbai that the provision of five new foot overbridges (FOBs) in the city, including at the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Mumbai Stampede Kills 22, Injures 35 at Train Stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India’s Ministry of Railways told local media. Saxena said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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The Hindu
Elphinstone stampede: Mumbai city cops, Railway police argue over jurisdictionon railway property, including in trains, and it liaises with local police forc
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
on railway property, including in trains, and it liaises with local police forces where railway lines and stations are located. The RPF is a security force under the Ministry of Railways; its job is the protection of railway land and other prop... Read more
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asianage
Sena MPs warning to Railways Ministry on Elphinstone footbridge went unattendedMumbai: The Ministry of Railways was warned that the Parel-Elphinstone foot ove
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
Mumbai: The Ministry of Railways was warned that the Parel-Elphinstone foot overbridge was not wide enough to handle rush-hour crowds. Anticipating the stampede or accident to happen two Members of Parliament of Shiv Sena, Arvind Sawant and Rahul... Read more
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dna
Stampede at Elphinstone Road: Why no Mumbaikar will be surprised or shocked by the incidenthow he was later threatened by these hawkers . In 2016, Arvind Sawant, a Shiv
dna / Posted 21 days ago
how he was later threatened by these hawkers . In 2016, Arvind Sawant, a Shiv Sena MP wrote a series of letters to the Ministry of Railways requesting sanctions to rectify the stations. He even received a letter from then railway minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways announces key decisions for Transformation of Indian Railways - newkerala news #275888(development journey) towards New India, Minister of Railways, Shri Piyush Goya
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
(development journey) towards New India, Minister of Railways, Shri Piyush Goyal announced various decisions taken by Ministry of Railways for Transformation of Indian Railways today i.e.28th September, 2017 in Rail Bhavan. Minister of State... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
At least 22 dead and 35 injured in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India’s Ministry of Railways told local media. Saxena said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
At least 22 dead in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India’s Ministry of Railways told local media. Saxena said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
At least 22 dead and 35 injured in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India’s Ministry of Railways told local media. Saxena said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mumbai stampede: Devendra Fadnavis announces Rs 5 lakh to kin of deceasedElphinstone Road and Parel suburban railway stations in Mumbai. "Enquiry will b
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
Elphinstone Road and Parel suburban railway stations in Mumbai. "Enquiry will be conducted by Government of Maharashtra and Ministry of Railways and necessary, strict action will be taken," he tweeted. He announced Rs 5 lakh for the next of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Mumbai stampede: PM Modi, Pres Kovind express grief, CM Fadnavis announces 5 lakh ex-gratia - newkerala news #276060ensure that everyone gets all the help." He further said that enquiry will be
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
ensure that everyone gets all the help." He further said that enquiry will be conducted by Government of Maharashtra and Ministry of Railways and necessary, strict action will be taken. Meanwhile, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) team has... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
At least 22 dead and 35 injured in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India’s Ministry of Railways told local media. He said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
At least 22 dead, 35 injured in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India's Ministry of Railways told local media. He said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
At least 22 dead, 35 injured in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India's Ministry of Railways told local media. He said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
At least 22 dead, 35 injured in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India's Ministry of Railways told local media. He said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
At least 22 dead, 35 injured in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India's Ministry of Railways told local media. He said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
At least 22 dead and 35 injured in stampede at Mumbai train stationon a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone stat
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 21 days ago
on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India's Ministry of Railways told local media. He said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an... Read more
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New Kerala
Azure Roof Power to Expand Electrification of Indian Railways - newkerala news #275734projects for Indian Railways, the largest rail network in Asia, owned and opera
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
projects for Indian Railways, the largest rail network in Asia, owned and operated by the Government of India through the Ministry of Railways. With the new allocation of 20 MWs, Azure Power has become the largest supplier of solar power to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Told telcos to implement security policy, says Aruna Sundararajanone of the few countries to transform quickly from 2G to 3G and 4G, and now to
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
one of the few countries to transform quickly from 2G to 3G and 4G, and now to a newer technology, the minister added. The Ministry of Railways, according to him, has asked its communications wing RailTel to scale up the ongoing Wi-Fi project... Read more
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New Kerala
India Japan Cooperation in Rail Safety - newkerala news #275523Following this first visit, a separate Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) on Railw
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Following this first visit, a separate Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) on Railway safety was signed on 17.2.2017 between Ministry of Railways, Government of India (GoI) and MLIT, Japan to cover the area adequately. The MoC envisages cooperation... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet approves Enhancement of age of superannuation of doctors to 65 years - newkerala news #275499Ordnance Factories Health Service Medical Officers), Dental Doctors under D/o H
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Ordnance Factories Health Service Medical Officers), Dental Doctors under D/o Health & Family Welfare, Dental doctors under Ministry of Railways and of doctors working in Higher Education and Technical Institutions under Department of Higher... Read more
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The Economic Times
Altering railways diesel locomotive deal could derail ‘Make in India’: GEupset over reports that India's plan to accelerate its shift to 100 per cent el
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
upset over reports that India's plan to accelerate its shift to 100 per cent electric locos could derail the accord. "If Ministry of Railways moves forward with changes to the joint venture between Indian Railways and GE, they will undermine one... Read more
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New Kerala
Railway Protection Force to implement its Child Rescue Campaign in 47 additional Railway Stations taking total to 82 Railway Stations - newkerala news #274941Sep 25 : Encouraged with the success of campaign launched by Railway Protection
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Sep 25 : Encouraged with the success of campaign launched by Railway Protection Force (RPF) to rescue distressed children, Ministry of Railways has now decided to implement this campaign in 47 additional Railway stations in addition to existing 35... Read more
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Swissinfo
Potential Siemens-Alstom rail merger could derail Indian Railways bidas nothing is official yet. There are clauses in the bid document on mergers an
Swissinfo / Posted 25 days ago
as nothing is official yet. There are clauses in the bid document on mergers and acquisitions,” an official from the Indian Ministry of Railways who wished to remain anonymous, told swissinfo.ch on Monday. The bid document clearly states that... Read more
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Gulf News
Railways expands campaign to reunite runaway children with familiesby the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD). The entire exercise
Gulf News / Posted 25 days ago
by the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD). The entire exercise is undertaken as per the Standard Operating Procedure jointly developed by Ministry of Railways, National Commission for Protection of Child Rights and Ministry... Read more
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