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Sep 07, 2017
Shaktipunj Express derails: Third train accident in a month shows Indian Railways is rotting from withinShaktipunj express derailment is only the latest in the steadily increasing number of train accidents across the country. There are systemic reasons behind this.
Aug 23, 2017
Suresh Prabhu's exit will solve nothing; Indian Railways needs a comprehensive overhaulSenior officials and former Railway Board members have admitted that poor network infrastructure and increasing burden on tracks have posed a big threat to passenger safety
Aug 22, 2017
Utkal Express derailment: The rot in Indian Railways runs deep, can't be fixed with token action against a fewThe high incidence of train derailments points to a rot in the system, the reasons for which are not unknown.
Nov 21, 2016
Patna-Indore Express tragedy: Populism and British Raj tracks hold safety to ransomA day after the Patna-Indore Express derailed near Kanpur, killing 120 passengers (and counting), condolences have been paid by the top political class of the country, compensation has been announced to the kin of the dead, a postmortem of the accident is being conducted with officials assigned to look into the matter, and life has moved on
Jan 08, 2013
Kakodkar fix-it: IIT fee hike only a part of the storyThere are many suggestions in the Kakodkar committee that will raise the level of education, not just in the IITs, but for engineering and science grads across the country
Jan 07, 2013
IITs hike tuition fee by 80% for undergraduate coursesThe IITs approved a hike in tuition fee for undergraduate students from Rs 50,000 to Rs 90,000 per year with effect from this year aimed at bridging the gap between the amount IITs spend on each student and the fee they collect.
Nov 05, 2012
IIT panel recommends raising tuition feeAn IIT panel on Monday recommended raising tuition fee of undergraduate programme from Rs 50,000 to Rs 90,000 per annum.
Mar 14, 2012
Railway Budget 2012: No money? set up committeesThe Railway Budget 2012-13 announced a slew of regulatory bodies to look after the various functions of Indian Railways.