Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project: 1,000 farmers submit affidavits in Gujarat High Court protesting acquisition of land
As many as 1,000 farmers affected by the proposed Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train submitted affidavits in the Gujarat High Court on Tuesday, voicing their opposition to the project.
Advocate Anand Yagnik, who represents five petitioners who have challenged land acquisition for Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project before Gujarat High Court, said the petitioners and 1,000 other affected farmers have written to the Japan government
The training institute, being made in Vadodara's Lal Bagh area as part of the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, has completed 15-20 percent and is ensuring that India doesn't have to compromise on "quality and parameters" in the project.
Congress slams bullet train project, says Gujarat's development taking place with Maharashtra taxpayers' money
Congress leader Anant Gadgil said only four of total 12 stations on the proposed Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train route fall in Maharashtra
Even as protests continue against the bullet train project in pockets of Maharashtra and Gujarat, railway minister Piyush Goyal on Monday exuded confidence that he does not see "any stress" in getting the land needed for the ambitious project
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray takes a dig at Narendra Modi, says 'PM returns to India only during election'
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray took a dig at Narendra Modi on Thursday and said that the prime minister remained in the country only during elections and leaves as soon as they get over.
Narendra Modi and Shinzo Abe on Thursday laid the foundation stone for the ambitious 508-km Ahmedabad-Mumbai High Speed Rail in Ahmedabad.
Shiv Sena criticises Narendra Modi's Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project, calls it 'wealthy dream'
Severely criticising the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, ruling NDA ally Shiv Sena on Thursday dismissed it as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "expensive dream" which will "loot the nation of Rs 108,000 crore".
Shinzo Abe in Gujarat today: Bullet train foundation to be laid on Thursday; rundown of Railways' most ambitious project
Narendra Modi and Shinzo Abe will lay the foundation stone for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project at the athletics ground near Sabarmati railway station on 14 September.
Admitting that the number of rail passengers had come down mainly due to improvement in highways, Union Minister Manoj Sinha on Friday said introduction of high speed trains was the way forward, justifying the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project.
The pet project of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's of the bullet train between Mumbai and Ahmedabad appears to have hit a roadblock with the MMRDA opposing the location of the underground bullet train station at Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC).