Saturday January 31, 2015
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu here on Saturday pitched for greater investments in railways and said development in the sector will help the country grow.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 31, 2015
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today pitched for greater investments in railways and said development in the sector will help the country grow.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 20, 2015
While seeking public suggestions to maintain a healthy balance sheet, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu Today cited lack of resources to upgrade services to meet the growing aspirations of the passengers.
Monday January 19, 2015
Apparently seeking to allay the apprehensions expressed in some quarters, he firmly said that Railways will never be privatised.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 19, 2015
The Indian Railways has decided to form Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) with all the states to undertake specific railway projects in the states concerned, said Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.
Saturday January 17, 2015
Railway finances are in "deep trouble", according to Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu who observed on Saturday that the government behemoth has been caught in a "vicious circle" of poor investments compromising its services.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 14, 2015
Summoned by the CBI in the Saradha chit fund scam, Trinamool Congress general secretary and former railway minister Mukul Roy on Wednesday met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, and said he will contact the probe agency about his appearance.
Ahmedabad News | mid-day.com | Friday January 9, 2015
India's first high-speed bullet train corridor Mumbai to Ahmedabad that was halted in the initial phases, is all set to see a revival. Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has asked the state government to first look into the technical feasibility of...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 7, 2015
Admitting that Mumbai suburban rail services needs urgent attention, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said that the government will aggressively invest to improve the infrastructure.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Friday December 26, 2014
In his constituency of Varanasi today, the Prime Minister said there is no question about the railways being privatised. "Those who are spreading lies that railways is being privatised...this is not our thought or intention," he said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 18, 2014
Four men, convicted for killing the then Railway Minister Lalit Narayan Mishra and two others in a blast in Bihar's Samastipur railway station nearly 40 years back, were today awarded life imprisonment by a Delhi court.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday December 16, 2014
A court in China sentenced a well-known businesswoman to 20 years in jail for corruption on Tuesday, saying the woman with ties to a disgraced former railways minister was guilty of bribery and illegally running a business.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Terming Internet as a "new necessity", Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu said efforts are on to make maximum use of science and technology.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 8, 2014
After 39 years of trial, four men accused of murder a former Union Minister - Railway Minister Lalit Narayan Mishra - have been found guilty.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
A Delhi court is likely to pronounce today its judgement in a case relating to the murder of former Railway Minister LN Mishra at a function in Bihar nearly 40 years ago.
India News | Agencies | Thursday December 4, 2014
Passengers at the New Delhi railway station were meant to be able to access wi-fi starting today, but the plan has been delayed, said the government, because of a train accident in Uttar Pradesh in which five children were killed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 29, 2014
Meghalaya today came on the country's rail map more than six decades after Independence, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagging off the first train to the northeastern state and favouring privatisation of railway stations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
Amid attempts of reconciliation by the BJP with its former ally Shiv Sena ahead of the winter session of the Maharashtra Assembly, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu met Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray at the latter's Residence in Mumbai.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to introduce bullet trains in the country, a team of Railway officials will visit Beijing on November 24 to take forward the Delhi-Chennai high-speed corridor project, the longest in India.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen (with inputs from Agencies), Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh made a series of unannounced visits this morning - at Delhi's main railway station and one police station nearby - to check on whether the public spaces were clean.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Tuesday November 11, 2014
A Delhi court has deferred its judgement to December; it was to have pronounced the verdict on Monday.
Monday November 10, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi appointed Suresh Prabhu as railway minister as part of a cabinet expansion on Sunday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Gazing at the far-away tracks searching for signs of train arrivals might bring in nostalgic memories as a host of e-companies are providing everything from tracking minute-by-minute locomotive locations to details of taxi availability or the best de...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 9, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had launched the Swachh Bharat (Clean India) mission last week, today lauded the role of industrialist Anil Ambani in cleaning up the area around Mumbai's Churchgate railway station.