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Modi meets infra secretaries to set target for current fiscal

Jul 26, 2014

Modi meets infra secretaries to set target for current fiscal

The Centre is keen to speed up infrastructure development and investment to boost economic growth which remained at sub 5 percent level during the previous two fiscals. #Economy #ThisisNext #Environment #Narendra Modi #Planning Commission #Indian Railways #Infrastructure #forest #Rural development #Sindhushree Khullar
Railways to focus on Train Collision Avoidance system

Jul 26, 2014

Railways to focus on Train Collision Avoidance system

There is an urgent need for introduction of effective preventive measures to mitigate the risk of jumping signal and over speeding by loco pilots of trains leading to accidents. #ThisisNext #Indian Railways #Kul Bhushan #Train Collision Avoidance System #Research Design and Standards Organisation
Nine rail corridors to have 160-200 km per hour speed

Jul 25, 2014

Nine rail corridors to have 160-200 km per hour speed

The routes are Delhi-Agra, Delhi-Chandigarh, Delhi-Kanpur, Nagpur-Bilaspur, Mysore-Bengaluru-Chennai, Mumbai-Goa, Mumbai-Ahmedabad, Chennai-Hyderabad and Nagpur-Secunderabad, Minister of State for Railway Manoj Gupta said in a written reply. #ThisisNext #Rajya Sabha #Indian Railways #Linke Hofmann Busch coaches
Maoists blow up railway track in Bihar, Rajdhani pilot engine derailed

Jul 23, 2014

Maoists blow up railway track in Bihar, Rajdhani pilot engine derailed

Maoists blew up a section of the Delhi-Howrah railway track between Buraru and Ismailpur near Aurangabad in Bihar, according to news reports. #BreakingNow #India #Maoists #bIhar #Railway Minister #Blast #Sadananda Gowda #attack #Rajdhani #Aurangabad #Railway #Sabotage #rail track #Delhi-Howrah #Buraru #Ismailpur
Centre plans stake sale in rail infrastructure firms

Jul 22, 2014

Centre plans stake sale in rail infrastructure firms

The government has already pitched for reforms in Railways by proposing Foreign Direct Investment and Public Private Partnership (PPP) to meet the resource crunch. #ThisisNext #Disinvestment #Indian Railways #IRCTC #IRFC #RITES #IRCON #RailTel Corporation

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Reality check: Train mows down two kids as Bansal reads Railway budget

Feb 26, 2013

Reality check: Train mows down two kids as Bansal reads Railway budget

This irony should not be missed. It has grave import for the public since the Indian Railways talk about safety but do not give a damn. #ThatsJustWrong #Indian Railways #RailBudget2013 #rail safety
How Google Maps and Android phones can help Indian Railways

May 30, 2012

How Google Maps and Android phones can help Indian Railways

This automatically updated train running information will not only be a boon for passengers but also for the Indian Railways as they would be able to track the position of all trains with a good deal of precision. #social media #HowThisWorks #Google Inc. #Android #Indian Railways #Gmail #GPS

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How Google Maps and Android phones can help Indian Railways

Jul 28, 2014

Sinosphere Blog: China Exports High-Speed Rail Technology to Turkey

China has helped build a 330-mile railway line that connects the Turkish cities of Ankara and Istanbul. The project marks the first time China has helped build a high-speed railway outside its borders... #China #Ankara #Istanbul #Turkey
How Google Maps and Android phones can help Indian Railways

Jul 22, 2014

These Are Japan’s Coolest New Trains

Japan has unveiled several new luxury trains, most recently East Japan Railway Company's Cruise Train, designed by Ferrari designer Ken Okuyama. Here's a look at the new opulent way to travel around Japan's most scenic route... #Ferrari #East Japan Railway #Japan
How Google Maps and Android phones can help Indian Railways

Jul 28, 2014

Interesting CNI Put And Call Options For September 20th

Investors in Canadian National Railway Co. (NYSE: CNI) saw new options become available this week, for the September 20th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the CNI options chain for the new September ... #Canadian National #NYSE
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