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Does India need bullet train?
Posted On Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 02:23:51 AM As much as Rs 60,000 crore is required for the high speed bullet train project and by the time it becomes a reality, the cost is likely to be Rs 100,000 crore due to cost overrun. Indian ...
 AhmedabadMirror.com1 week ago
IndiaPost
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
Union Minister for Railways D.V. Sadananda Gowda departs from Rail Bhavan to Parliament House along with the Minister of State for Railways, Manoj Sinha to present the Rail Budget 2014-15, in New Delhi on July 8 NEW DELHI: Sparing passengers of ...
 IndiaPost1 week ago
Jagran Post
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda inspects stations in Karnataka
Gowda inspected trains and the cleanliness in the trains. The minister also travelled to Mysore where he interacted with passengers and asked about their problems. In Mysore, Gowda inspected canteen, waiting halls, ticket counters and other ...
 Jagran Post1 week ago
News Track India
Railway Budget 2014-15 Live: No Fare Hike, 58 New Trains
Union Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda presented today Union Railway Budget in Parliament. Increased passenger amenities, more safety measures, timely completion of projects and increased financial discipline are the main highlights of the ...
 News Track India2 weeks ago
Outlook India
Rail Budget: FDI, PPP, Cleanliness, New Trains
Rail Budget 2014-15: Highlights Having already effected a steep hike, the railway budget for 2014-15 spared passengers of any fresh revision in fares and freight rates but pitched for reforms by proposing private and Foreign Direct Investment ...
 Outlook India2 weeks ago
Cong protests 'anti-poor' rail fare hike
The Delhi unit of the Congress party on Tuesday created ruckus at the official residence of Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda over the rail budget. The party members also removed Gowda's nameplate and gheraoed his cavalcade. As Gowda completed his Budget ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
Rail fare hike: Cong protest continues
STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE New Delhi, 8 July Protesting against the railway budget presented today, Congress MLAs and the municipal councillors of the three corporations today protested outside the Thyagaraj Marg, residence of Railway Minister, Mr ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago
Railway Budget proposes private FDI to attract investment
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget has spared passengers of any further fare hike, and it proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the ...
 EGov Online2 weeks ago
Hindu Business Line
Fares will continue to rise: Gowda
As expected, Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda did not announce any fare hike in the Rail Budget. But, you will get a dose of the bitter pill later this year, as the Railways plans to continue passing on fuel price hikes to end-users. We will ...
 Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago
MODI EXPRESS
Having already effected a steep hike, the railway budget for 2014-15 spared passengers of any fresh revision in fares and freight rates but pitched for reforms by proposing private and Foreign Direct Investment and Public Private Partnership (PPP) ...
 The Echo Of India1 week ago
Railway Budget: It has something for everyone
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having hiked fares to the tune of 14.2 per cent recently, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda who presented the new government's first budget in Lok Sabha said he plans to leverage railway PSU resources by bringing in their investible funds in infrastructure ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Rail Budget: FDI, Pvt Participation, Cleanliness, New Trains
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, the Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. ...
 Outlook India2 weeks ago
The Hindu
Gowda proposes FDI in Railways to attract investments
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Modi Railway Budget 2014: Lifts, FOB, Foodcourt at stations; Bullet train announced
Rail Minister Sadananda Gowda made waves even before he presented his maiden Budget with a 14.2 percent hike in passenger fares and 6.5 percent rise in freight charges across the country.
 Money Control2 weeks ago
NDTV
Rail Budget 2014: Fare Hike Tough but Necessary, says Sadananda Gowda
New Delhi : Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda began presenting the Narendra Modi government's first Rail Budget today, with an acknowledgement of the enormity of the task he faces to revamp the mammoth Indian Railways. ( Rail Budget 2014: Track Live ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Rlys to attract FDI, no further hike in fares
NEW DELHI, July 8 Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, the Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped ...
 Assam Tribune2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014: 58 new trains, branded foods, focus on safety
MIL/ TOI - Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. ...
 International Reporter2 weeks ago
Samaylive
Railway Budget 2014:Gowda announces FDI in railways
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having ...
 Samaylive2 weeks ago
High-speed trains proposed to connect major cities
NEW DELHI: In a move that will bring cheer to passengers, Railway minister DV Sadananda Gowda in his maiden rail budget said that the Indian Railways will launch high-speed rails to connect major cities. "We will raise train speeds between several ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Reforms That Will Put Railways Back on Track
The Modi government's first Railway budget, which was pre-empted by fare and freight hikes last month, has three big messages to offer: consolidation, limited populism and expansion largely with private investment. Railway minister Sadananda Gowda ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle
Rail Budget 2014: Foreign Direct Investment to fuel Modi train
New Delhi: Having hiked fares recently to the tune of 14.2 per cent, railway minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda, presenting his maiden Railway Budget on Tuesday, promised a number of reforms, including foreign direct investment and more investments ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago
New trains enthuse BJP MPs of Vidarbha
NAGPUR: The first-ever railway budget presented by the Narendra Modi government on Tuesday was applauded by the BJP members of parliament from Vidarbha region who described it is as forward-looking and a right catalyst for developmental agenda of ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
Railways to balance profitability, welfare
New Delhi: Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to run Indian Railways — one of the world's largest — like a commercial ...
 Qatar Peninsula2 weeks ago
Kuwait Times
India govt unveils plans to revive crumbling railways India seeks foreign investors
NEW DELHI: India unveiled plans yesterday to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about the new government's economic priorities. The rail finance bill is ...
 Kuwait Times2 weeks ago
Gulf News
Bullet trains to power Indian rail in future
58 new trains, digital reservation charts, office-on-wheels for business travellers proposed New Delhi: Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ...
 Gulf News2 weeks ago
NDTV
Technology to Help Make Indian Railways More Modern and Efficient: Gowda
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Rail budget proposes FDI, private investment, PPP projects
Having already effected a steep hike, the railway budget for 2014-15 spared passengers of any fresh revision in fares and freight rates but pitched for reforms by proposing private and Foreign Direct Investment and Public Private Partnership (PPP) to meet the ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a concern. In the budget ...
 NewKerala.com2 weeks ago
India-West
Railway Budget: Bullet Train, Foreign Investment and Much More Promised
New Delhi: Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with a first service planned between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government unveiled plans to make Indian Railways one of the world's largest run like a ...
 India-West2 weeks ago
Govt gets futuristic with bullet train plan:realistic with half speed ahead
New Delhi, Jul 8 (PTI) : Railway minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday promised bullet trains on select sectors, but since these will require the cash-strapped Indian Railways to build completely new infrastucture, the government for now will ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014-15: More than 50 new trains announced; private sector to play role in rail
Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA govt presented its first rail budget today in the Parliament. The railways minister Sadanand Gowda unveiled the strategy of his govt regarding bringing the derailed Indian railways back on track. The rail ...
 Meri News2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future (Roundup)
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 ProKerala.com2 weeks ago
India Today
Rail Budget: Gowda promises cleanliness in stations, trains
IndiaToday.in New Delhi,July 8, 2014| UPDATED13:10 IST The 2014 Railway Budget premised a slew of measures to modernise and clean-up the railways and also to make it the world's largest freight carrier. Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda told ...
 India Today2 weeks ago
Financial Express
Rail Budget 2014-15 highlights: Bullet train, FDI and more
Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposed to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Following are the highlights of Union Railway ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
Rail Budget: Gowda focuses on security, amenities, bullet & high-speed trains
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda announced a slew of new measures including the much-hyped bullet train in the maiden Railway Budget of the Narendra Modi government. Emphasising on passengers' safety, amenities and new facilities, Gowda also endorsed last ...
 IBN Live2 weeks ago
NDTV Profit
Rail Budget 2014: Bullet Trains, Dedicated Freight Corridors on the Cards
Focus on improving finances: Railways' finances are in dire straits. It is estimated to earn Rs 1.6 lakh crore in 2014-15, while its total working expenses were projected at Rs. 1.44 lakh crore. This means the railways is left with little resources ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
International Business Times India
What Indian Railways Can Learn from its Japanese Counterpart
Commuters hang onto a crowded local passenger train in the eastern Indian city of Patna (Reuters file) Reuters Prime Minister Narendra Modi had last week hinted at privatization in the Indian Railways in order to improve facilities on par with ...
 International Business Times India2 weeks ago
Indian Express
On first day of Budget session, Cong to protest against hike in rail fare
Aggressive protests is Delhi Congress's new strategy. ( Express archive ) Summary With aggressive protests, party aims to regain support in capital. After two successive defeats in Delhi, the Congress, now reduced to the third place, have ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago
Samaylive
After passenger fare hike what should be expected from Sadanand Gowda's Rail Budget?
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash ...
 Samaylive2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014: Minister announces diamond quadrilateral of high speed trains
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan and Railway minister Sadananda Gowda. Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda presented his maiden budget on Tuesday, saying Indian Railways is the soul of the economy and our target is to become ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
Afternoon Despatch & Courier
Rail Budget to spell out plan to shore up revenue
NEW DELHI: Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier2 weeks ago
Railway Budget 2014-15 to be "growth oriented", big ticket announcements eyed
Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2% in passenger fares and raising freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will present his maiden Rail Budget amidst expectation of big ticket announcements, such as high speed railway projects and ...
 Indian-Commodity2 weeks ago
Modi Railway Budget 2014: Safety, high-speed trains world-class stations on agenda
F acing its first challenge, the Narendra Modi government will present its first Railway Budget on Tuesday. High-speed trains, world-class stations and safe journeys are likely to be the government's top priorities. The high-profile Golden ...
 Moneycontrol.com2 weeks ago
Narendra Modi led-NDA govt to present its maiden Rail Budget today
New Delhi: Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will present his maiden Rail Budget on Tuesday. Union Railway Minister is likely to adopt a realistic approach ...
 Topnews.in2 weeks ago
NDTV
Modi Government's First Rail Budget Today
File photo: Commuters wait on a crowded railway platform as a train enters a suburban station in Mumbai New Delhi : Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Rail Budget today
NEW DELHI, July 7 - Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden Budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the ...
 The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago
Business Insider Australia
Modi Promises To Fix India's Trains -- But That's A Tall Task
NEW DELHI (Reuters) Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express dubbed semi-high speed by local media topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the ...
 Business Insider Australia2 weeks ago
Financial Express
Rail Budget preview: Realistic approach likely on new trains, lines
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
Gowda likely to adopt realistic approach in announcing rail budget
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2% in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash crunch of Rs ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago
Financial Express
Rail Budget preview: Sadananda Gowda likely to adopt realistic approach on new trains, lines
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
New Delhi, Jul 7(PTI) Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in ...
 Press Trust of India2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014 58 new trains, branded foods, focus on safety
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014 15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private public partnership to boost the finances of the cash strapped railways Source The Sangai ...
 E Pao!2 weeks ago
AsiaNetIndia.com
Rail Budget 2014: No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having ...
 AsiaNetIndia.com2 weeks ago
IndiaVision
Rail Minister D.V.Sadananda Gowda proposes FDI in Railways to attract investments
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having hiked ...
 IndiaVision2 weeks ago
FDI, Pvt participation, cleanliness, new trains
NEW DELHI, July 8 (Agencies): Rail Budget 2014-15: Highlights: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, the Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public ...
 Kashmir Times1 week ago
No hike in fares,Railways to attract FDI
New Delhi: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped ...
 Punjabkesari2 weeks ago
New Age Bangladesh
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
Indian train passengers walk over a footbridge at Bangalore railway station in Bangalore on Tuesday. — AFP photo India unveiled plans Tuesday to open up its railways to foreign investment and introduce the country's first bullet train in a ...
 New Age Bangladesh2 weeks ago
Kashmir Observer
Rail Budget: 58 new trains & branded food
NEW DELHI: The Modi Government today went in for what it called a 'course correction' in its first Railway Budget, announcing plans for massive involvement of the private sector, including FDI, to modernise the world's fourth largest rail network ...
 Kashmir Observer2 weeks ago
Bullet trains to power Indian Railways in future
58 new trains, digital reservation charts, office-on-wheels for business travellers proposed New Delhi: Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ...
 Gulf News2 weeks ago
Sify
Railway Budget: FDI, private investment, PPP projects
New Delhi: Having already effected a steep hike, the Railway Budget for 2014-15 spared passengers of any fresh revision in fares and freight rates, but pitched for reforms by proposing private and foreign direct investment and public-private partnership (PPP) ...
 Sify2 weeks ago
Times of India
Railway Budget 2014 proposes FDI, private investment, PPP projects
NEW DELHI: Having already effected a steep hike, the Railway Budget for 2014-15 spared passengers of any fresh revision in fares and freight rates, but pitched for reforms by proposing private and foreign direct investment and public-private ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
India seeks foreign investment for crumbling railways
The state-run train network needs an "immediate course correction" after decades of mismanagement, the country's railways minister said India has revealed plans to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014: Rail budget proposes FDI, private investment, PPP projects
NEW DELHI: Having already effected a steep hike, the railway budget for 2014-15 spared passengers of any fresh revision in fares and freight rates but pitched for reforms by proposing private and Foreign Direct Investment and Public Private ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Tech commerce to power Indian Railways in future
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 Mumbai News.Net2 weeks ago
Jagran Post
Rail Budget 2014-15: No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
Having hiked fares to the tune of 14.2 percent recently, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda who presented the new government's first budget in Lok Sabha said he plans to leverage railway PSU resources by bringing in their investible funds in ...
 Jagran Post2 weeks ago
NDTV Profit
Rail Budget: Sadananda Gowda Seeks FDI Nod; Announces Roadmap for Bullet Trains
Railway Minister Sadanand Gowda on Tuesday said that his government will focus on completing old projects rather than announcing new projects as is the norm. Mr Gowda, who presented his maiden Rail Budget, said the Indian Railways will target to ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
Financial Express
Live Rail Budget 2014: Sadananda Gowda says govt to launch diamond quadrilateral of high speed trains
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda presents the first Rail Budget of the PM Narendra Modi govt in Parliament, says he is 'overwhelmed by the enormity of the responsibility on his shoulders'. He added, "Indian Railways represents India on the move." ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
PM led-NDA govt. to present its maiden Rail Budget toda...
PM led-NDA govt. to present its maiden Rail Budget today Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2% in passenger fares and raised shipment charges, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will present his maiden Rail Budget on Tuesday. Union ...
 Trans Reporter2 weeks ago
Reuters India
Narendra Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per ...
 Reuters India2 weeks ago
India TV
Narendra Modi government to present its 1st Rail Budget today
India TV News Desk [ Updated 08 Jul 2014, 08:29:23 ] New Delhi: Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will present his maiden Rail Budget on Tuesday. High-speed ...
 India TV2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle
Modi government to present its first Rail Budget today, safety and cleanliness top priority
New Delhi : Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will present his maiden Rail Budget on Tuesday. Union Railway Minister is likely to adopt a realistic ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago
India TV
Modi govt's Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
PTI [ Updated 08 Jul 2014, 08:53:56 ] New Delhi: Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new ...
 India TV2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
New Delhi, Jul 8 (Reuters): Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its ...
 Daijiworldcom2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed semi-high speed by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But ...
 American Journal of Transportation On-Line2 weeks ago
Modi govt's uphill task to put railways on track
New Delhi: Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj ...
 IBNLive India News2 weeks ago
Hindustan Times
Growth oriented budget for railways expected
The passenger train sets off during the trial run of a 'semi-bullet train' between New Delhi and Agra from New Delhi railway station (Arun Sharma/HT Photo) The first railway budget of the Narendra Modi government to be presented on Tuesday is ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago
Railway Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, railway minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash ...
 The Echo Of India2 weeks ago
PM Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But ...
 Smart Investor2 weeks ago
Railways to test new 160-kmph train on Delhi-Agra route on 3 July
Indian Railways will hold a trial run of a 160-kmph speed train on the Delhi-Agra route, the fastest to run on Indian rails so far, on 3 July, as part of the government's plan to launch a semi-high speed service between key cities. The test train, ...
 Domain-B2 weeks ago
Railways can't ask for extra fare later, lawyer tells HC
NEW DELHI: While hiking passenger fares by 14.2% from June 25, Indian Railways also decided to charge the difference in amount from those who had bought tickets earlier. Now a Delhi-based lawyer, Sarvesh Singh, has moved the Delhi high court against ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
Train services disrupted due to protest against fare hike
Train services were disrupted for some time in Howrah-Kharagpur division following protests against rail passenger fair hikes today. The SUCI activists squatted on the tracks and blocked train movement for nearly half an hour before police cleared ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
Business Standard
Congress stages 'rail roko' in Maharashtra against fare hike
Congress workers today staged a 'rail roko' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. "We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the 'rail roko' demonstrations were slated from 11 AM to 12 noon, to avoid inconvenience to ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
First Post.com
Cong stages 'rail roko' protest against fare hike in Maharashtra
Congress workers on Wednesday staged ' rail roko ' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. The post Cong stages ‘rail roko’ protest against fare hike in Maharashtra appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com3 weeks ago
Business Standard
Cong workers stage 'rail roko' in Maha against fare hike
Congress workers today staged a 'rail roko' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. "We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the 'rail roko' demonstrations were slated from 11 AM to 12 noon, to avoid inconvenience to ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
State Times
Cong, BSP activists hold protests against railway fare hike
 STAff reporter JAMMU: Congress and BSP activists on Wednesday held protest at different places in Jammu against the railway fare hike by the Union Government. Congress activists, while raising anti-Centre slogans, entered Jammu Railway Station and tried to ...
 State Times3 weeks ago
A flying start, some tough decisions and a rollback
Railway fare hike withdrawn for suburban trains
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Times of India
Relief to Mumbaikars: No fare hike in second-class suburban trains up to 80km
The railways also said that the fare hike in the unreserved segment shall come into force from June 28 as against June 25 when the increase will be implemented otherwise.
 Times of India4 weeks ago
Railways partially rolls back local train fares
In a partial rollback, the Railways on Tuesday announced that the recent hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares will not apply to second class suburban journey upto 80 kms, a decision that will give relief to lakhs of travellers mainly in metro cities. In a revised order, the Railways also said that the fare hike in the unreserved segment shall come into force from June 28 as against June 25 when the increase will be implemented otherwise. Click NEXT to read ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
Railways rolls back price hike in local trains fare
The Railways have partially rolled back the hike in rail fare for second class daily fares up to a distance of 80 km.
 India Today4 weeks ago
Partial rollback in Railway fare hike
Hike in rail fares not to apply to second class suburban trains for travel up to 80 km, says
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
Business Standard
Phased fare hike for suburban train operations to fuel losses
on of a tariff hike for suburban rail passengers may not cost the Railways much in terms of revenue but the national transporter would continue bearing losses on one of the highly subsidized passenger segment. Through the fare hike of 14.6%, the Railways had ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
First Post.com
Rail Minister promises to rethink fare hike, tweets BJP MLC Vinod Tawde
BJP member and MLC Vinod Tawde,met rail minister Sadanand Gowda and asked to him to reconsider a steep fare hike in local trains. The post Rail Minister promises to rethink fare hike, tweets BJP MLC Vinod Tawde appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com4 weeks ago
IBN Live
Modi government rules out rollback of rail fare hike despite protests
The Narendra Modi government has ruled out a rollback in rail fare hike despite pressure from ally Shiv Sena. Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress MPs from Maharashtra also met Rail Minister Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday over the fare hike in local trains in ...
 IBN Live4 weeks ago
Government may rethink rail fare hike for Mumbai suburban trains
Pressure is mounting on the Narendra Modi government to scrap the rail fare hike for Mumbai suburban trains. Government sources say that there are concerns after the Bharatiya Janata Party's oldest ally Shiv Sena's criticism in Saamna. Sources say while there ...
 IBN Live4 weeks ago
Shiv Sena slams BJP over fare hike
‘The steep fare hike is like running the train over the common man’ At a time when every Opposition party is baying for BJP’s blood, it has been refused a warm comforting hug even from its oldest friend. Instead, the BJP is being chided from this ...
 Asian Age4 weeks ago
Rail fare hike burden on people: Mamata Banerjee
Congress workers protest against the Union government over the hike in railway fares at CST Railway Station in Mumbai on Monday. Tearing into the Modi government for the rail fare hike, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday demanded its ...
 Asian Age4 weeks ago
Youth Congress stages protest against railway fare hike
Scores of Youth Congress activists staged a protest against the hike in railway fare and freight charges near the Charbagh station here today, during which police had to resort to lathicharge to stop them from obstructing train services. The Youth ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Congress plans rail blockade in Maharashtra against fare hike
The Maharashtra unit of the Congress will organise a rail blockade across the state Wednesday to protest the recent hike in railway passenger fares and freight rates, its chief said Monday."We demand a roll-back of the fares immediately, failing which we will ...
 Prokerala4 weeks ago
NDTV
Trainwreck, Alleges BJP Ally Sena on Fare Hike, Without Seeking Reversal
The decision to make train travel more expensive is "like running over the common man with a train," says the Shiv Sena, which participates in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's coalition government.' However, the Sena, headed by Uddhav Thackeray, has not asked ...
 NDTV4 weeks ago
Narendra Modi government comes under attack from Shiv Sena over railway fare hike
"Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first instance brought a steep fare hike and has run the train over the common man," an editorial in Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamna' said today. Noting that people had voted Narendra Modi to power to save them from ...
 Economic Times4 weeks ago
Modi govt comes under attack from Sena fire over rly fare hike
After political rivals, the Narendra Modi government has come under fire from Shiv Sena over the rail fare hike with its oldest ally terming the move as akin to the common man being run over by train. "Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Shiv Sena mocks government's steep railway fare hike
After political rivals, the Narendra Modi government has come under fire from Shiv Sena over the rail fare hike with its oldest ally terming the move as akin to the common man being run over by train. "Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first instance brought a steep fare hike and has run the train over the common man," an editorial in Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamna' said. Noting that people had voted Narendra Modi to power to save them from inflation, the editorial said, "However, the ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
Business Standard
Gowda has run train over common man: Sena
After political rivals, the Narendra Modi government has come under fire from Shiv Sena over the rail fare hike with its oldest ally terming the move as akin to the common man being run over by train. "Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Business Standard
Common man has been run over by train: Sena on rail fare hike
Shiv Sena, an ally of the BJP, today said "common man has been run over by train" with the sudden and steep hike in rail fares. By doing this, the Centre has handed over a tool to the opposition parties, an editorial in today's edition of Shiv Sena ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Rail fare hike is like running over people with train: BJP ally Shiv Sena
The steep hike in the cost of train travel for passengers has activated a confrontation for the government with not just the Opposition but a key ally."The Railways Minister has run a train over the public by increasing fares," said Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, on the 14% hike in passenger fares, in a stinging editorial in his party's paper. He said a similar move by the Congress, which was voted out in a stunning defeat in last month's national election, would have been excoriated ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
NDTV
BJP Ally Shiv Sena Says Fare Hike is Like Running Over People With Train
All India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Updated: June 23, 2014 10:33 IST The steep hike in the cost of train travel for passengers has activated a confrontation for the government with not just the Opposition but a key ally. "The Railways Minister has run a ...
 NDTV4 weeks ago
First Post.com
Fare hike: Must decide if we want world class trains, says Jaitley
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley writes on the rail fare hike, says it was essential to prevent the Railways from bleeding, running into a debt trap. The post Fare hike: Must decide if we want world class trains, says Jaitley appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com4 weeks ago
Trinamool to hit the streets Monday against rail fare hike
After the opposition Congress and the CPI-M, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares.Trinamool national general secretary Mukul Roy said his party would organise a week-long ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
Congress, SP workers stop trains, submit memos against rail fare hike
Intensifying their protest against the hike in rail fare, Congress and Samajwadi Party workers on Sunday stopped several trains across Uttar Pradesh and submitted memorandums demanding immediate rollback of the increase. Congress workers staged demonstrations ...
 Zee News1 month ago
Rail Fare Hike: Cong, SP Workers Stop Trains in UP
'The UPA government had taken to increase the fares for both passenger and freight but did... An Ounce Of Hope Is Worth A Ton Of Despair We've tended to assume that people are more selfish than they really are. Surveys across 60... Sisyphus Redeemed Tragedy ...
 Outlook1 month ago
Will the rise in railway fare affect Shiv Sena-BJP alliance in Maharashtra
The move by the Narendra Modi government to increase railway fare is facing a flak from all quarters, especially the BJP's state allies in Maharashtra considering that the state is ready to elections in few months. The people of Maharashtra, in the last 15 ...
 DNA4 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Congress workers stage 'rail roko' in Maharashtra against fare hike
Mumbai: Congress workers today staged a ‘rail roko’ in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike.“We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the ‘rail roko’ demonstrations were slated from 11 AM to ...
 IndiaTV News3 weeks ago
Congress workers stage `rail roko` in Maharashtra against fare hike
Mumbai: Congress workers on Wednesday staged a 'rail roko' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. "We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the 'rail roko' demonstrations were slated from 11 am to 12 noon, to avoid ...
 Zee News3 weeks ago
Cong Workers Stage 'Rail Roko' Against Fare Hike
The full text of the letter by the senior Aam Aadmi Party leader and Supreme court lawyer to the PM 'It Is Majoritarianism That Needs To Be Contested' 'I have always questioned the secularism-communalism divide in India's political discourse... Mumbai Musings ...
 Outlook3 weeks ago
Partial rollback: Rail fare hike not to apply on suburban travel upto 80 kms
In a partial rollback, the Railways today announced that the recent hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares will not apply to second class suburban journey upto 80 kms, a decision that will give relief to lakhs of travellers mainly in metro cities. In a ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Delhi Congress protests against rail fare hike
New Delhi: The Congress party's Delhi unit Tuesday protested here against the central government's decision to hike rail fares.Led by Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely, party workers halted a train for some time at Palam railway station in ...
 IndiaTV News4 weeks ago
Rail fare hike: Residents of distant suburbs hit hardest
The steepest rail fare hike in living memory has angered Mumbai’s commuters who are forced to travel cattle class in locals that are not cleaned for weeks and endure long delays as trains seldom ply on time.
 Times of India1 month ago
Money Today
No fare hike on suburban train travel up to 80 km
In a revised order, the Railways also said that the fare hike in the unreserved segment shall come into force from June 28 as against June 25 when the increase will be implemented otherwise. Railways also gave some relief to monthly pass holders by reverting ...
 Money Today4 weeks ago
Govt rules out rollback of rail fare hike despite protests
BJP and Congress MPs from Maharashtra met Rail Minister Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday over the fare hike in local trains in Mumbai. The minister has assured them that concerns of Mumbaikars will be considered.
 Money Control4 weeks ago
Rail fare hike: SP workers bring train to halt
Congress workers in Bhopal also protested against the government's decision to hike railway fare ANI | Allahabad June 21, 2014 Last Updated at 11:30 IST
 Business Standard1 month ago
Hindustan Times
Mumbai Local fare hiked auto taxi fare may rise
Local trains considered the citys lifeline are used by 75 lakh people on a daily basis The steep hike is expected to hit season ticket buyers 80 of those using the suburban trains the most with the rates of monthly and quarterly passes rising by almost 100 ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago
Congress workers protest against rail fare hike
District Congress leaders and party workers staged a protest at the Karnal railway station on Monday to protest against the hike in train fares and demanded a rollback.
 Times of India4 weeks ago
Raise train fares but step up service, say Chennai residents
People in the city who travel by train frequently said a blanket hike would affect the poor the most, particularly those who use unreserved coaches on long-distance trips.
 Times of India1 month ago
Congress workers stage protest against rail fare hike
The Mangalore City North Block Congress Committee workers strongly condemned the Union government for steep hike in rail fare and demanded to pull back the decision at the earliest to avoid burden on common man. They also alleged Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago
Local train users slam fare hike
At a time when irregular service and constant delays are common, a 14.2% rail fare hike is not acceptable to most EMU (electric multiple unit) train users.
 Times of India1 month ago
Shatabdi ride to cost more
With the Central government on Friday announcing a 14.2% hike in the fare of passenger trains, the price of a Chandigarh-New Delhi Shatabdi Express ticket under chair car category may go up by Rs 80 to Rs 90.
 Times of India1 month ago
Pay 14.2 pc more for train travel
In the first indication of tough measures that Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned of a few days ago to revive the economy, the Central government on Friday effected a steep pre-budget hike in railway passenger fares and freight rates. From June 25, rail ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
IBN Live
Youth Congress protest against railway fare hike near Charbagh station
Scores of Youth Congress activists staged a protest against the hike in railway fare and freight charges near the Charbagh station on Monday, during which police had to resort to lathicharge to stop them from obstructing train services. The Youth Congress ...
 IBN Live4 weeks ago
Business Line
Rail fare hike to be effective from 25th June
Moving by trains is set to become dearer for both people and goods. The rate hike will be applicable from June 25. . For freight cargo, the hike is 6.5 per cent. Only container segment will not attract any freight rate hike. For passengers, the rate hike is ...
 Business Line1 month ago
IBN Live
Modi government comes under attack from Shiv Sena over rail fare hike
After political rivals, the Narendra Modi government has come under fire from Shiv Sena over the rail fare hike with its oldest ally terming the move as akin to the common man being run over by train. "Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first ...
 IBN Live4 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Shiv Sena says fare hike is like running over people with train
New Delhi : Bharatiya janata Party’s key ally the Shiv Sena has now strongly criticized the Narendra Modi government's move to hike rail fares. An editorial in party mouthpiece Saamana says that the hike is a burden on Mumbaikars and local train ...
 IndiaTV News4 weeks ago
BJP ally Shiv Sena slams rail fare hike, calls for rollback
BJP ally Shiv Sena has slammed the Narendra Modi government's move to hike rail fares, saying the move will increase burden on Mumbaikars and local train passengers will suffer badly. In an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana', Shiv Sena on Monday said, ...
 Zee News4 weeks ago
Trinamool Congress to hit the streets against rail fare hike today
Zee Media Bureau Kolkata: West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress will hit the streets from Monday in protest against the recent hike in train fares. On Sunday, Trinamool national general secretary Mukul Roy had announced that his party would organise a ...
 Zee News4 weeks ago
Trinamool to hit the streets on Monday against rail fare hike
After the opposition Congress and the CPI-M, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares.Trinamool national general secretary Mukul Roy said his party would organise a week-long ...
 Headlines India1 month ago
Government set to move to get FDI in railways
NEW DELHI: India looks all set to throw open its doors to foreign investors in railway infrastructure and partially in operations, as the nation seeks to help improve the creaky transportation facility. The department of industrial policy & ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Hypocrisy at its best
According to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's supporters, his overwhelming victory in India's general elections was a sweeping repudiation of everything for which the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, led by the Indian National ...
 Arab News1 week ago
India Railway Minister presents 2014-15 budget
Friday, On Tuesday, Indian The budget emphasized increased amenities for travelers, better safety, and timely completion of projects. There were no fare hikes announced as both passenger and freight fares had been increased last month. But, it was ...
 Wikinews1 week ago
Modi's Hypocrisy
Exit from comment view mode. Click to hide this space NEW DELHI According to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's supporters, his overwhelming victory in India's general elections was a sweeping repudiation of everything for which the previous United ...
 Project Syndicate1 week ago
Time
India's Modi (Barely) Passes His First Big Test on Economic Reform
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi walks in front of a picture of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee after a news conference in New Delhi July 9, 2014. Anindito Mukherjee—Reuters The new Prime Minister indicated change will come ...
 Time1 week ago
BusinessWeek
Great Expectations for Modi's First Budget
Investors have been euphoric in the two months since India Prime Minister Narendra Modi swept into office. Campaigning on promises to kick-start the economy, Modi's strong mandate has boosted confidence that he will carry through on his pro-business ...
 BusinessWeek1 week ago
Lankapuvath
India unveils reform budget plans
(Colombo Lankapuvath) Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. ...
 Lankapuvath1 week ago
IBNLive India News
Budget 2014: First test of Modi government's reform mettle
New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, ...
 IBNLive India News1 week ago
Financial Express
Union Budget 2014: PM Narendra Modi faces first test of his reform credentials
Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, won a ...
 Financial Express1 week ago
How Modi sarkar has successfully hedged itself against people expecting too much from Budget 2014
NEW DELHI: How does a government manage to temper irrational expectations? Through smart messaging from finance minister Arun Jaitley and a Sphinx-like silence, barring an occasional tweet or speech, from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, adding to the ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
First budget test of PM Narendra Modi's reform mettle
Pic Courtesy: - New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions.
 ZeeNews.com1 week ago
First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make ...
 Yahoo! Finance1 week ago
First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
NEW DELHI, July 10 (Reuters) - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make ...
 CNBC1 week ago
Railway budget with a clear vision
G. Srinivasan Few would believe their ears when the Union Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda presenting the maiden railway budget of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance Government frankly conceded that an organization of big magnitude ...
 Daily Excelsior.com1 week ago
Oppn slams rail budget
Railway budget 2014-15 came under a blistering attack from the opposition, with Congress, Trinamool Congress and Left lambasting the government over the issues of FDI, privatisation and the PPP route and Mamata Banerjee went to the extent of ...
 The Echo Of India1 week ago
Rail Budget 2014: Opposition attack fails to derail Sadananda Gowda
NEW DELHI: Presenting the Modi government's first rail budget, railway minister Sadanand Gowda sounded rather business-like and spoke in a manner which reflected his own frill-less attitude to the serious job he had at hand. While his budget ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Current News India
Budget
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government on Tuesday presented its first railway budget, promising to seek increased foreign and domestic private investment to fund modernization of the country's huge but badly stretched network.The state-owned railway ...
 Current News India1 week ago
DVS switches tracks from populism to FDI
NEW DELHI: In a move to improve the financial health of the cash-strapped railways, Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday took the privatisation route. Presenting the new government's first budget in the Lok Sabha, Gowda said he proposed to ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph
Are we beggars? Mamata
July 8: Mamata Banerjee today said Bengal had been deprived in the railway budget and made it clear that we won't take this lying down. Addressing a rally in Hooghly, the chief minister said my heart burns at the way the state was ignored by the ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago
Rediff.com
FDI will be allowed only in railway infrastructure: Gowda
Minutes after presenting his maiden Budget, Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda spoke about wide-ranging issues concerning the institution: You said ‘periodic revision in passenger fare will be linked to revision in fuel prices’. Will there be a monthly revision of train fares, since diesel prices are revised monthly? No. There will be no monthly revision. In 2012-13 itself, there was a proposal that a periodic hike will take place every six months; that decision on fuel ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph
Parties slam
Ranchi, July 8: The Narendra Modi government's maiden railway budget has left both Opposition parties and the state BJP leaders fuming. While the Congress, JMM and Ajsu Party slammed the central government for ignoring the interests of people in ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago
India and Russia are Building Rail
July 8, 2014 • 4:46PM The new Modi government in India released a plan today make an "immediate course correction" in the nations rail system after years of mismanagement, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda told parliament. This includes the ...
 Lyndon LaRouche Public Action Committee2 weeks ago
New Indian Express
Gowda Gives Berth to Private Investors
NEW DELHI: In a move that could help improve the financial health of the cash-strapped Railways, Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday took the privatisation route to pull the bleeding organisation out of the red by proposing FDI and pursuing ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Rosy ride on a sketchy track
New Delhi, July 8: The railway budget unveiled by the Narendra Modi government today is big on intent and refreshingly low on populism but dreadfully short on details. Railway minister Sadananda Gowda rattled off figures to show the parlous state of ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago
Railways eye foreign funds
NEW DELHI India unveiled plans on Tuesday to open up its railways to foreign investment and introduce the country's first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about new Prime Minister Narendra Modi's economic ...
 Oman Tribune2 weeks ago
Gowda proposes FDI, PPP projects
Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday proposed to bring in foreign and private players to realise Prime Minister Narendra Modi's dream of revamping the sector while providing safety and amenities to passengers. In the new government's maiden Rail ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
The Gulf Today
Rail budget growth-oriented, says PM
New Delhi: Hailing the Railway Budget as futuristic and growth-oriented, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said it is for the common people as it aspires for better service, speed and safety with focus on development of the country. He said ...
 The Gulf Today2 weeks ago
Bengal deprived and humiliated
Work in progress inside the East-West Metro tunnel at Subash Sarovar, in Kolkata on Tuesday. (Partha Paul) Summary Mamata: We are not beggars, want legitimate rights Slamming the move to bring in FDI in Railways as an attempt to sell out ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago
Rail Budget: PM claims authorship of austere package
NEW DELHI: On a day when his railway minister D V Sadananda Gowda came under fire for not presenting a populist budget, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepped up to the plate to fully own up the austere package, saying it was the need of the hour. ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
Budget a big let-down for Ukhand, feel many
ot giving a single representation to Uttarakhand in its cabinet, the Narendra Modi Government further snubbed the hill State when in its first Rail Budget it gave virtually nothing to Uttarakhand. The expectations of the people with regard to the ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago
Protests erupt after Budget
RANCHI: The Narendra Modi government came under attack on Tuesday for neglecting Jharkhand in its maiden railway budget and many regional party workers protested and burnt effigies on Tuesday. The Centre has allotted just one weekly express train ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
Financial Express
Brand new track for railways
The Modi government's first Railway Budget announced a course correction for the financially crippled monolith and prescribed the obvious way ahead — change policies to attract private funds including foreign direct investment into all but core ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
Bengal deprived and humiliated, says Mamata Banerjee
Summary Mamata Banerjee: The BJP's real face was getting exposed as they are doing what the earlier UPA government did. Slamming the move to bring in FDI in Railways as an attempt to sell out the country, West Bengal Chief Minister Tuesday ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago
Deutsche Welle
India wants foreign investors to help overhaul its railways
India unveiled plans on Tuesday to attract foreign capital for the modernization of its railway network. The government indicated it was willing to spend more money on the overhaul, with the rail finance bill regarded by economists as setting the ...
 Deutsche Welle2 weeks ago
Highlights of the Railway Budget 2014-15
Union Minister for Railways D V Sadananda Gowda presented his maiden Budget on Tuesday, highlighting the government's ambitious plans. Highlights of the Railway Budget: * No new increase in passenger fares and freight charges * Bullet train on Mumbai-Ahmedabad Sector * Diamond quadrilateral for high speed trains * Plan to hike speed of trains to 160-200 km/hr in 9 sectors * Online booking to support 7,200 tickets/minute; to allow 1.2 lakh users log in simultaneously * Reservation system to ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Signalling realism
DV Sadananda Gowda's Rail Budget for 2014-15 — the first by the new government — may be lacking in ambition in terms of investment plans and projects that would have also helped kick-start an economy-wide revival. Yet, it should be commended for ...
 Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago
Railway Budget 2014-15: Highlights
New Delhi: Railways Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday presented the Narendra Modi government's first Rail Budget in the Lok Sabha. Here are the highlights of the Railway Budget 2014-15: - No new increase in passenger fares and freight ...
 IBNLive India News2 weeks ago
Will the #RailBudget benefit the Sena-BJP alliance in the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly Election?
Throughout the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sold the dream of 'acche din' to the common man saddled with rising prices of basic commodities and increasing corruption. So how will the maiden Railway Budget affect the Sena-BJP ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago
Gowda proposes a slew of passenger friendly measures
NEW DELHI: Stating that extending passenger friendly services is the motto of Indian Railways, Railway minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday announced a slew of measures for online booking of tickets and availability of food on trains and stations.
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Livemint.com
Gowda's budget puts railways on the right track
Illustration: Shyamal Banerjee/Mint Sadananda Gowda has presented a railways budget that is a welcome departure from the populism that has clogged what should be the economic lifeline of India. The railways minister has done well to deviate ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014-2015: Government proposes, opposition disposes
Finally, NDA government presented its railway budget today in the parliament and opened its surprise hamper and tried their best to bless railways with boons. The proposal of launching a bullet train on Mumabi-Ahmedabad route and high speed trains ...
 Meri News2 weeks ago
High On Ideas, Hazy On Specifics
DV Sadananda Gowda's maiden Railway Budget is a medley of old and new. While the most significant announcement related to introducing foreign direct investment (FDI) in the railways, the minister did not ...
 Businessworld India2 weeks ago
International Business Times India
Will Gowda's Ministry Do What Bansal's Rail Ministry Failed To?
Passengers eating packaged food. Reuters Railway Minister Sadanand Gowda played safe by coming with a balanced budget, however, his ministry would be judged on its capability to implement the proposed projects, which the previous government failed ...
 International Business Times India2 weeks ago
NDTV
Sadananda Gowda Asks Cabinet to Allow FDI to Revamp Railways
New Delhi : Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda, presenting the Narendra Modi government's first Rail Budget today, promised to seek increased foreign and domestic private investment to fund modernization of the country's huge but badly stretched ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Rail Budget: West Bengal has been given nothing, are we beggars, asks Mamata Banerjee
Zee Media Bureau/ Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and a former railway minister Mamata Banerjee came down heavily on the Narendra Modi-led NDA government on Tuesday for not providing enough facilities in the Rail Budget 2014, saying that the ...
 ZeeNews.com2 weeks ago
Esha Media Research sees surge in demand of Railway Budget 2014 news clips
KOLKATA: As the Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda started presenting his maiden Rail Budget in Lok Sabha on 8 July, Esha Media Research, a media monitoring and research company, saw an increase in inquiries, seeking news clips of the Railway ...
 Indian Television2 weeks ago
Railway Budget fails to impress Maharashtra
The ruling Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and passenger organisations in Maharashtra have strongly criticised Modi government's maiden budget claiming that the "maximum city gets minimum''. The Federation of Mumbai rail suburban ...
 Smart Investor2 weeks ago
DNA
Twitter users react to the first #RailBudget2014 under Narendra Modi's administration
As DV Sadananda Gowda presented the Modi governement's ambitious Railway Budget , many reactions came to the fore. Termed as the first litmus test for Modi government, Gowda seemed ready to take on the journey with all smiles. The budget suggested Modi's ...
 DNA2 weeks ago
Rail Budget presents roadmap for modernization of railways: Srei Infra
Indian Railways will need to review its accounting standards before it can expect private sector to come and invest in rail projects in a big way Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government unveiled its maiden railway budget today. Railway ...
 India Infoline2 weeks ago
Cong Workers Stage Protest Against Rail Budget
Terming the Rail Budget presented by Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda as "useless," scores of Congress workers led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely today staged a protest outside the minister's residence here. The protesters reached ...
 Outlook India2 weeks ago
Gowda promises a more dynamic Indian Railways
Union railway minister Sadananda Gowda today presented Rail Budget 2014-15 in the Lok Sabha that provides little for populism but incorporates some bold plans to improve the service - a lifeline of 23 million Indians everyday. Railways, he said, ...
 Domain-B2 weeks ago
The Lovely Cong leader who led the protest at Gowda's residence
Congress workers protesting outside Sadananda Gowda's residence in Delhi were led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely. The protesters reached Gowda's 1, Tyagraj marg residence around 3 pm and raised slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Gowda. They also demanded immediate rollback of the recent rail fare hike."Modi government's budget is useless and the bullet train proposal is just an eyewash. They should first roll back recent rail fare hike immediately. With this proposal, BJP-led ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Sadananda Gowda's proposal to introduce FDI in Railways sparks debate; criticised for changing stance
PTI Going against the popular party opinion on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda, in his maiden budget, recommended opening the sector to FDIs. Admitting that all the grand plans and proposals by the Budget ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago
Highlights of rail budget.
Union minister Sadananda Gowda is presenting his first Rail Budget in the Lok Sabha. Here are the highlights : * Indian railways to become the largest freight carrier in the world. * Social obligation of Railways in 2013-14 was Rs 20,000 crore. * ...
 CAclubindia2 weeks ago
DQ Channels
Rail Budget 2014: Gowda to revamp railway infrastructure
Railway minister Sadananda Gowda has presented the Modi government's first railway budget on Tuesday at a time when the cash-strapped transporter is gasping for survival. Prime minister Modi has promised to modernize the railways and build ...
 DQ Channels2 weeks ago
Highlights of Modi government's Rail Budget
Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda presented the Rail Budget in Parliament on Tuesday. Here are the highlights: # Revamping railway reservation system into next generation e-ticketing, Wi-Fi services in major stations and in select trains, ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago
Wi-fi, better food, cleaner stations, shopping—what India's rail minister just promised passengers
India's rail minister Sadananda Gowdajust presented his first rail budget, promising a number of reforms,foreign direct investment, greater investments through public-private partnership and great emphasis on better passenger convenience. He was ...
 Quartz2 weeks ago
New India rail minister seeks foreign investment
India's new rail minister on Tuesday proposed allowing foreign investment to modernize the country's cash-strapped state railways. Sadananda Gowda also outlined plans for a network of high-speed trains, with the first project slated to connect the financial ...
 Sify2 weeks ago
New Indian Express
Rail Budget Focusses on Transparency, Safety: Modi
NEW DELHI: Calling the railways an engine of development, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the railway budget unveiled Tuesday had its focus on transparency and passenger safety. The Rs.149,176 crore budget presented in the Lok Sabha focussed on ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014-15: Highlights
Union Minister for Railways D.V. Sadananda Gowda presents the NDA government's first Rail Budget. Highlights follow: No new increase in passenger fares and freight charges Bullet train on Mumbai-Ahmedabad Sector Diamond Quadrilateral for ...
 Outlook India2 weeks ago
Modi Govt's Railway Budget 2014: Highlights
New Delhi, July 8: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government appeared for their very first crucial test as Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda presented his Railway Budget on Tuesday, July 8. It seems to have impressed the aam aadmi (common ...
 Oneindia2 weeks ago
'Need Rs 9 lakh cr for funding Diamond Quadrilateral'
NEW DELHI: Promising to ensure better rail connectivity in the country, Railway minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday said, "The government needs Rs 9 lakh crore for funding Diamond Quadrilateral." Rs 18,400 crore have been spent on doubling ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Railway minister seeks Cabinet nod for FDI
NEW DELHI: Promising to move ahead on the proposal for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Railways, Railway minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday said, "We are seeking Cabinet nod to allow FDI in Railway Sector." Presenting his maiden railway ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Samaylive
LIVE Sadananda Gowda presents Railway Budget 2014
The railway minister D V Sadanand Gowda is announcing a slew of measures to garner funds such as tapping foreign investments, encouraging private players and outlining public-private partnership models to revamp rail infrastructure. Prime ...
 Samaylive2 weeks ago
IN PICS: How Rail Minister Sadananda Gowda presented the Rail Budget
Here are the images of Union Railways Minister Sadanand Gowda leaving for Lok Sabha to announce the maiden rail budget of the Narendra Modi government. The rail budget is closely being tracked, for it may carry some crucial decision and ...
 Daily Bhaskar2 weeks ago
Despite Home Ministry already having red flagged FDI, Sadananda Gowda proposes opening railways sector for foreign investments
RNA Research & Archives Railways minister Sadananda Gowda who is presenting the railway budget at the parliament spoke about rail fare hikes and using Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to bring railways out of debt. He said, "Need to explore ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago
NDTV
Railway Budget 2014: Highlights
Finance Minister Sadananda Gowde before leaving for the Parliament to present Rail Budget, 2014 New Delhi : On Thursday, the new government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented its maiden budget -- its first big policy statement on ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
NDTV
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 NDTV2 weeks ago
Modi Railway Budget 2014: Need Rs 50,000 cr every year for 10 yrs, says Gowda
Proposing foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Railways, Sadananda Gowda in his maiden Budget on Tuesday said that he will seek cabinet approval for the same. He was flooded with requests for new trains and railway lines from all across. He said ...
 Moneycontrol.com2 weeks ago
How Narendra Modi's Rail Budget can ensure safety of women
As stakeholders and market experts peg their expectations from Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget, one key element that remains to be factored within the economic purview is that of women's safety. Even though a substantial sum is allocated ...
 DNA2 weeks ago
NDTV
Rail Budget 2014: Minister Sadananda Gowda promises To Take Politics Out Of Railways
Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda gives final touches to the Railway Budget 2014-15 at the Rail Bhavan in New Delhi on July 7. New Delhi: Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda will, at noon today, present the Narendra Modi government's first Rail ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Modi Sarkar's Budget: 10-point Cheat-Sheet on What Economists Expect
On Thursday, the new government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will present its maiden budget - its first big policy statement on how it intends to overhaul an economy saddled with slow growth and weak public finances. Here is your 10-point ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
PardaPhash
BJP's Rail Budget 2014 likely to stress on providing standard services
New Delhi: First time after the formation of Narendra Modi led NDA government, his cabinet will present the Rail Budget today. Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday said that he cannot promise an immediate smile for the common man. ...
 PardaPhash2 weeks ago
APN News
Railway Budget 2014-15 to be presented in Lok Sabha today
Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will present his maiden Rail Budget on Tuesday. Union Railway Minister is likely to adopt a realistic approach in ...
 APN News2 weeks ago
Samaylive
LIVE Railway Budget 2014-15: Gowda to run rail of Economic reforms
The railway minister D V Sadanand Gowda is likely to announce a slew of measures to garner funds such as tapping foreign investments, encouraging private players and outlining public-private partnership models to revamp rail infrastructure. Prime ...
 Samaylive2 weeks ago
Railway budget: Passengers want better services, security
New Delhi, July 8 - Ahead of the first railway budget by the Narendra Modi government being presented today, passengers across the nation are expecting better services that are easy on the pocket. Shibudeep Mukherjee, a passenger from Kolkata, told ...
 Topnews.in2 weeks ago
KC(M): Improve rail facilities at Thiruvalla
The Kerala Congress(M) district committee staged a march to the railway station in Thiruvalla on Monday in protest against the freight and rail fare hike. Inaugurating the march, Victor T. Thomas, KC(M) district president, called upon the ...
 Trans Reporter2 weeks ago
NDTV Profit
Rail Budget Seen Seeking More Private Sector Funds
New Delhi : The new Narendra Modi-led is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing India's railway as it presents its bellwether budget on Tuesday for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
Modi government to present its 1st Rail Budget today, safety a top priority
New Delhi: Facing its first challenge, the Narendra Modi will present its first Railway Budget on Tuesday. High-speed trains, world-class stations and safe journeys are likely to be the government's top priorities. The high-profile Golden ...
 IBNLive India News2 weeks ago
Rail Survey 2014: Sadananda Gowda to present a different budget
NEW DELHI: Railway minister has the most unenviable task at hand. After he announces the rail budget for 2014-15 on Tuesday, he has one year to put the ramshackle and unprofitable Indian Railways back on track. As he gave final touches to the ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
The Week
First test of Modi's reform mettle
Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, won a ...
 The Week1 week ago
Budget 2014: First test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle
Finance minister Arun Jaitley sitting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts ...
 Asian Age1 week ago
What to expect from the Railway Budget
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash crunch of Rs 26,000 crore (Rs 260 billion). With the growth in passenger earnings declining, railways is likely to spell out its strategy to earn additional revenue to reach the target in the current fiscal. While many unviable projects may be scrapped, ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Rail Budget: What will passengers get from Sadananda Gowda?
Gowda is likely to announce pilot project for introduction of automatic closing of doors in Shatabdi coaches and Mumbai suburban network to prevent accidental fall of passengers from running trains Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget ...
 Money Life2 weeks ago
Japan Times
India's Modi faces first test of reform pledges
NEW DELHI India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faced the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presented its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. The ...
 Japan Times1 week ago
Budget session of the Parliament starts: Ruckus leads to adjournment of Lok Sabha
The crucial month long Budget Session of the 16th Lok Sabha has begun today. As soon as the proceedings in Lok Sabha started, the opposition party members created ruckus in the Lok Sabha over spiralling prices of vegetables, fruits and other ...
 Meri News2 weeks ago
First Budget a test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle
By | India Today Group Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions.Modi, 63, won ...
 Yahoo! Malaysia1 week ago
DNA India
First budget test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle
RNA Research & Archives Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular ...
 DNA India1 week ago
InToday
First budget test of PM Modi's reform mettle
Reuters New Delhi,July 10, 2014| UPDATED08:27 IST Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness ...
 InToday1 week ago
First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, won a landslide general ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago
State Has High Expectations from Railway Minister DVS
BANGALORE: Come Tuesday, Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda will have a tough task as he presents the new government's first Railway Budget. There have been many protests already against the hike in railway fares and opinion on the street is ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Times of India
Union Budget 2014: First test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, won ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Budget 2014: First budget test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister NarendraModi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, won ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Rail Budget 2014 proposes FDI, private investment, PPP projects to boost finances of railways
NEW DELHI: Railway minister DV Sadananda Gowda wants to open up the country's railway infrastructure to overseas investment for the first time, as he looks for help in modernising and expanding the cashstrapped sector. "Ministry of railways is ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Samaylive
Cong workers stage protest at Gowda's residence against Rail Budget
Congress workers protested outside the residence of the Railway Minister in Delhi on Tuesday. They said that the Rail Budget presented by Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda is useless. The protestors were led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh ...
 Samaylive2 weeks ago
NDA govt feels it cannot be criticised: Mamata Banerjee on Rail Budget
Zee Media Bureau/ Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and former railway minister Mamata Banerjee came down heavily on the Narendra Modi-led NDA government on Tuesday for not providing enough facilities in the Rail Budget 2014, saying that the ...
 ZeeNews.com2 weeks ago
Narendra Modi-led NDA govt feels it cannot be criticised: Mamata Banerjee on Rail Budget
Zee Media Bureau/ Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and former railway minister Mamata Banerjee came down heavily on the Narendra Modi-led NDA government on Tuesday for not providing enough facilities in the Rail Budget 2014, saying that the ...
 ZeeNews.com2 weeks ago
Smiling Gowda presents Rail Budget at high speed
New Delhi: The presentation of the Railway Budget was a bitter sweet affair for Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda despite rolling out ambitious plans of bullet trains and Diamond Quadrilateral Network of High Speed Rail. This was because the ...
 Odisha Samaya2 weeks ago
Financial Express
Smiling Sadananda Gowda presents Rail Budget at high speed
The presentation of the Railway Budget was a bitter sweet affair for Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda despite rolling out ambitious plans of bullet trains and Diamond Quadrilateral Network of High Speed Rail. This was because the Minister had ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
Gowda presents Rail Budget 2014 at high speed
NEW DELHI: The presentation of the Railway Budget was a bitter-sweet affair for Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda despite rolling out ambitious plans of bullet trains and Diamond Quadrilateral Network of High Speed Rail. This was because the ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
DNA India
DV Sadananda Gowda presents Rail Budget at high speed, encounters slogans from Opposition
DV Sadananda Gowda The presentation of the Railway Budget was a bitter sweet affair for Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda despite rolling out ambitious plans of bullet trains and Diamond Quadrilateral Network of High Speed Rail.This was ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago
Modi Railway Budget 2014: Gowda proposes FDI in Railways sans ops, rejig of board
Moneycontrol Bureau Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda promised lifts, escalators, foot over bridge (FOB) and battery-operated chairs for differently-abled people at all major stations in his maiden Budget on Tuesday . The minister also announced ...
 Moneycontrol.com2 weeks ago
Gulf News
India rail minister seeks foreign investment
Ambitious proposals unveiled as part of annual rail budget indicates government's plan to move quickly on reform promises MUMBAI, India: India's new rail minister on Tuesday proposed allowing foreign investment to modernize the country's ...
 Gulf News2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014: Rail Minister seeks foreign investment
Mumbai: India's new Rail Minister on Tuesday proposed allowing foreign investment to modernize the country's cash-strapped state railways. Sadananda Gowda also outlined plans for a network of high-speed trains, with the first project slated to ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago
Times of Oman
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget Tuesday for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by ...
 Times of Oman2 weeks ago
Rate the Modi Government's First Rail Budget
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government on Tuesday presented its first railway budget, promising to seek increased foreign and domestic private investment to fund modernization of the country's huge but badly stretched network. The ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
The Week
Modi faces uphill task to put rlys on track
The test run of the Delhi-Agra express, dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But the velocity, though triple the 50 kilometres average clocked on trips across the ...
 The Week2 weeks ago
Budget-o-Meter: Rate the Modi Government's First Rail Budget
On Thursday, the new government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented its maiden budget -- its first big policy statement on how it intends to overhaul an economy saddled with slow growth and weak public finances. Railway Minister ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
NDTV
Narendra Modi Government Presents Its First Rail Budget
New Delhi : Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda began presenting the Narendra Modi government's first Rail Budget today, with an acknowledgement of the enormity of the task he faces to revamp the mammoth Indian Railways. ( Rail Budget 2014: Track Live ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
10-point Cheat-Sheet on What Economists Expect
On Thursday, the new government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will present its maiden budget - its first big policy statement on how it intends to overhaul an economy saddled with slow growth and weak public finances. Here is your 10-point ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
#Budget2014: Railway budget: Passengers want better services, security
RNA Research & Archives Ahead of the first railway budget by the Narendra Modi government being presented today, passengers across the nation are expecting better services that are easy on the pocket. Shibudeep Mukherjee, a passenger from ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago
Modi Government to Present First Rail Budget Today
At noon on Tuesday, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda will present the Narendra Modi government's first Rail Budget, which is traditionally seen to set the stage for the union budget - to be presented on Thursday and in which the ruling BJP will lay ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
NDTV Profit
Narendra Modi Government's First Rail Budget Today
New Delhi : Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Is Modi government's intention to improve Indian Railways' health genuine?
New Delhi : The Narendra Modi – led NDA government will roll out plans to revamp the slouching Indian railways shortly. Two days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s new government presents its first general budget, a separate Rail budget will be ...
 IndiaTV News2 weeks ago
Tough task ahead for Narendra Modi government
While Prime Minister Narendra Modi has talked about administering a “bitter pill” to revive the economy, partial rollback in railway fares and postponement of natural gas price hike last week shows that making unpopular decisions will not be easy even for ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago
Modi asks team, party to defend hard decisions
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed his ministerial colleagues and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to strongly defend "hard decisions" of the government like the recent hike in railway fares. Consequently, Union ministers including Arun Jaitley, ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago
Tough journey ahead
Ahead of the rail budget, the Narendra Modi government on Friday took a tough decision to raise long overdue railway passenger fares by a whopping 14.2 per cent in all classes and hiked freight by a modest 6.5 per cent with immediate effect to mop up an ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago
Sify
Rail passenger fares hiked 14.2 percent
New Delhi: The government Friday raised the railway passenger fares by 14.2 percent in all classes and freight charge by 6.5 percent effective form June 25. The new passenger fares and freight rates aimed at mobilising resources for the cash-strapped Indian ...
 Sify1 month ago
Focus on safety and cleanliness, Gowda tells Railways
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda on Thursday asked senior officials to pull up their socks to ensure better services, and said a decision on hiking passenger fares and on allowing foreign direct investment (FDI) in railways is likely to be taken before the ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
Rail budget may be hiked to finish pending projects
With Union railway minister Sadananda Gowda set to present his maiden Rail Budget in July, a significant jump in additional budgetary support to complete pending projects along with revival of the idea of safety fund, besides roadmap to roll out high-speed ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Sadanand Gowda briefs Prime Minister on rail ‘challenges’
Union railway minister Sadanand Gowda on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The minister briefed the Prime Minister about the railways and challenges of the ministry. The meeting came after Mr Gowda held consultations with Rail Board members and other ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having hiked fares to ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014: 58 new trains, branded foods, focus on safety
NEW DELHI: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. ...
 SahiOnline2 weeks ago
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
New Delhi: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. ...
 News Today2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014: No hike in fares, R...
NEW DELHI: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
India TV
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having hiked ...
 India TV2 weeks ago
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
New Delhi: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. ...
 Odisha Television2 weeks ago
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
Press Trust of India New Delhi, 8 July: Sparingpassengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDIin infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle
Rail Budget 2014: No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
New Delhi : Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways.
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago
New Indian Express
No Hike in Fares, Railways to Attract FDI
NEW DELHI: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Rail Budget 2014 58 new trains, branded foods, focus on safety
NEW DELHI, Jul 8: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped ...
 Sangai Express2 weeks ago
The Week
No hike in fares, railways to attract FDI
New Delhi: Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. ...
 The Week2 weeks ago
No hike in fares, railways to attract FDI
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, rail budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having hiked fares to the ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 weeks ago
Bangalore Mirror
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future
In his budget, D V Sadananda Gowda proposes digital reservation charts, Wi-Fi in select stations and trains Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as prime minister Narendra Modi's ...
 Bangalore Mirror2 weeks ago
Rail Budget Proposes FDI, Private Investment, PPP Projects
Indian railway loco pilot Lakshmi Devi talks on a radio inside a train at a railway station in Secunderabad, the twin city of Hyderabad, on July 8, 2014. New Delhi : Having already effected a steep hike, the railway budget for 2014-15 spared ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a ...
 Mangalorean2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a concern. In the budget ...
 NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a concern. In the budget ...
 Calcutta News.Net2 weeks ago
Rail Budget Proposes FDI, Private Investment, PPP Projects
Indian railway loco pilot Lakshmi Devi talks on a radio inside a train at a railway station in Secunderabad, the twin city of Hyderabad, on July 8, 2014. New Delhi : Having already effected a steep hike, the railway budget for 2014-15 spared ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a concern. In the budget ...
 Bombay News.Net2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future
NEW DELHI, July 8 (IANS): Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a ...
 Assam Tribune2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a concern. In the budget ...
 Mumbai News.Net2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a concern. In the budget ...
 New Delhi News.Net2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS): The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a ...
 Daijiworldcom2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a concern. In the budget ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago
Rail budget proposes FDI, private investment, PPP projects
Having already effected a steep hike, the railway budget for 2014-15 spared passengers of any fresh revision in fares and freight rates but pitched for reforms by proposing private and Foreign Direct Investment and Public Private Partnership (PPP) ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
Tech commerce to power Indian Railways in future
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 New Delhi News.Net2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
By | IANS New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
New Delhi, July 8 The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common man, though skepticism about the timely and effective implementation remains a ...
 ProKerala.com2 weeks ago
Tech commerce to power Indian Railways in future
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 Bombay News.Net2 weeks ago
Tech commerce to power Indian Railways in future
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 Calcutta News.Net2 weeks ago
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
India unveiled plans Tuesday to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about the new government's economic priorities. The rail finance bill is regarded by ...
 Yahoo Philippines News2 weeks ago
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
India unveiled plans Tuesday to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about the new government's economic priorities. The rail finance bill is regarded by ...
 Yahoo! News Australia2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 NewKerala.com2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railwa...
NEW DELHI: Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Rail Budget: Gowda focuses on security, amenities, bullet & high-speed trains
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda announced a slew of new measures including the much-hyped bullet train in the maiden Railway Budget of the Narendra Modi government. Emphasising on passengers' safety, amenities and new facilities, Gowda also endorsed last ...
 IBN Live2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS): Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a ...
 Daijiworldcom2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 India TV2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future (Roundup)
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a ...
 Mangalorean2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future (Roundup)
Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - run like a "commercial enterprise but ...
 NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future
By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
Tech, commerce to power Indian Railways in future
By | IANS New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Bullet trains are set to become a reality in India with the first service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government sought to make Indian Railways - one of the world's largest - ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News2 weeks ago
Financial Express
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
Sparing passengers of any further fare hike, Railway Budget for 2014-15 proposes to attract private domestic and FDI in infrastructure projects and pursuing private-public partnership to boost the finances of the cash-strapped railways. Having ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
No hike in fares, Railways to attract FDI
The budget estimates for 2014-15 assumes a freight loading 1101 metric tonnes, 51 metric tonnes more than the previous year, growth in passenger traffic at 2 per cent and freight earnings at Rs 1,05,770 crore Union Railways Minister D.V.
 Tehelka2 weeks ago
PR Web via Yahoo!
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
By NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way ...
 PR Web via Yahoo!2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on ...
NEW DELHI: Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express — dubbed semi-high speed by local media — topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj ...
 Himalayan Times2 weeks ago
Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
New Delhi: Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the ...
 Odisha Television2 weeks ago
Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
agency NEW DELHI: Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda’s maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of ...
 State Times2 weeks ago
Modi Promises To Fix India's Trains — But That's A Tall Task
N NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way ...
 Business Insider2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But the velocity, ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 weeks ago
PM Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But the ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago
NDTV
PM Modi Faces Uphill Task to Put Railways on Track
New Delhi : Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to ...
 TheStar.com.my2 weeks ago
Reuters
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But ...
 Reuters2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
By NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way ...
 Sharenet2 weeks ago
Rail budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash crunch of Rs ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 weeks ago
Gowda likely to adopt realistic approach in announcing rail budget
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2% in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash crunch of Rs ...
 Smart Investor2 weeks ago
Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowdas maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash crunch of Rs ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
Asia Net India
Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
New Delhi, Jul 7, 2014: Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda’s maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in ...
 Asia Net India2 weeks ago
New Indian Express
Rail Budget to Spell out Strategy to Shore up Revenue
NEW DELHI: Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Cong workers stage 'rail roko' in Maha against fare hike
Congress workers on Wednesday staged a 'rail roko' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. "We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the 'rail roko' demonstrations were slated from 11 AM to 12 noon, to avoid inconvenience to suburban commuters," MPCC spokesperson Sachin Sawant told PTI. "Rail roko stir was successful in places like Thane, Navi Mumbai, Wardha and Akola," Sawant said. At these places, Congress workers staged the 'rail roko' from 10 AM and 11 ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
Cong workers stage 'rail roko' in Maha against fare hike
Congress workers today staged a 'rail roko' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. "We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the 'rail roko' demonstrations were slated from 11 AM to 12 noon, to avoid inconvenience to ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
Business Standard
Congress workers stage 'rail roko' in Maha against fare hike
Congress workers today staged a 'rail roko' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. "We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the 'rail roko' demonstrations were slated from 11 AM to 12 noon, to avoid inconvenience to ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
Delhi Congress protests against rail fare hike
The Congress party's Delhi unit Tuesday protested here against the central government's decision to hike rail fares.Led by Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely, party workers halted a train for some time at Palam railway station in southwest Delhi."We ...
 Prokerala4 weeks ago
One India
Cong workers stage 'rail roko' in Maha against fare hike
Mumbai, Jun 25: Congress workers today staged a 'rail roko' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. "We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the 'rail roko' demonstrations were slated from 11 AM to 12 noon, to avoid ...
 One India3 weeks ago
One India
Cong workers stage 'rail roko' in Maha against fare hike
Mumbai, Jun 25: Congress workers today staged a 'rail roko' in various parts of Maharashtra, excluding Mumbai, to protest the train fare hike. "We decided to exclude Mumbai, where the 'rail roko' demonstrations were slated from 11 AM to 12 noon, to avoid ...
 One India3 weeks ago
Partial rollback: Rail fare hike not to apply on suburban trains
Railways also said that the fare hike in the unreserved segment shall come into force from June 28 as against June 25
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Government may rethink rail fare hike for Mumbai suburban trains
Pressure is mounting on the Narendra Modi government to scrap the rail fare hike for Mumbai suburban trains. Government sources say that there are concerns after the Bharatiya Janata Party's oldest ally Shiv Sena's criticism in Saamna. Sources say while there ...
 IBN Live4 weeks ago
Youth Congress Stages Protest Against Rail Fare Hike
'The UPA government had taken to increase the fares for both passenger and freight but did... An Ounce Of Hope Is Worth A Ton Of Despair We've tended to assume that people are more selfish than they really are. Surveys across 60... Sisyphus Redeemed Tragedy ...
 Outlook4 weeks ago
Narendra Modi government comes under attack from Shiv Sena over railway fare hike
Government has come under fire from Shiv Sena over the rail fare hike with its ally terming the move as akin to the common man being run over by train. MUMBAI: After political rivals, the Narendra Modigovernment has come under fire from Shiv Sena over the ...
 Economic Times4 weeks ago
Common man has been run over by train: Sena on fare hike
The Railway Minister on Friday increased the passenger fares by 14.2 percent and the freight charges by 6.5 percent.
 Money Control4 weeks ago
Common man has been run over by train: Shiv Sena on rail fare hike
Common man has been run over by train: Shiv Sena on rail fare hike Monday, 23 June 2014 - 2:29pm IST | Agency: PTI Tweet Shiv Sena, an ally of the BJP, today said "common man has been run over by train" with the sudden and steep hike in rail fares. By doing ...
 DNA4 weeks ago
Common man has been run over by train: Sena on rail fare hike
Shiv Sena, an ally of the BJP, today said "common man has been run over by train" with the sudden and steep hike in rail fares. By doing this, the Centre has handed over a tool to the opposition parties, an editorial in today's edition of Shiv Sena ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Common man has been run over by train: Shiv Sena on rail fare hike
Shiv Sena, an ally of the BJP, on Monday said "common man has been run over by train" with the sudden and steep hike in rail fares.
 Times of India4 weeks ago
Common man has been run over by train: Sena on rail fare hike
Shiv Sena, an ally of the BJP, today said "common man has been run over by train" with the sudden and steep hike in rail fares. By doing this, the Centre has handed over a tool to the opposition parties, an editorial in todays edition of Shiv Sena mouth piece ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Trinamool to hit the streets Monday against rail fare hike
Kolkata: After the opposition Congress and the CPI-M, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares.Trinamool national general secretary Mukul Roy said his party would organise a ...
 IndiaTV News4 weeks ago
NDTV
BJP Ally Shiv Sena Says Fare Hike is Like Running Over People With Train
File photo: Passengers stand at the Railway platform in New Delhi to board a train The steep hike in the cost of train travel for passengers has activated a confrontation for the government with not just the Opposition but a key ally. "The Railways Minister ...
 NDTV4 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Shiv Sena says fare hike is like running over people with train
New Delhi: Bharatiya janata Party’s key ally the Shiv Sena has now strongly criticized the Narendra Modi government's move to hike rail fares. An editorial in party mouthpiece Saamana says that the hike is a burden on Mumbaikars and local train ...
 IndiaTV News4 weeks ago
Trinamool to hit the streets Monday against rail fare hike
After the opposition Congress and the CPI-M, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares. Trinamool national general secretary Mukul Roy said his party would organise a week-long ...
 SME Times4 weeks ago
Trinamool to hit the streets Monday against rail fare hike
After the opposition Congress and the CPI-M, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares. Trinamool national general secretary Mukul Roy said his party would organise a week-long ...
 Zee News1 month ago
Trinamool Congress to hit the streets on Monday against rail fare hike
After the opposition Congress and the CPI-M, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares. Trinamool national general secretary Mukul Roy said his party would organise a week-long ...
 Zee News1 month ago
Trinamool to hit the streets Monday against rail fare hike
Kolkata, June 22 (IANS) After the opposition Congress and the CPI-M, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares.
 News Chennai Online1 month ago
Trinamool to hit the streets Monday against rail fare hike
After the opposition Congress and the Cpi-m" target="_blank">CPI-M, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares. Trinamool national general secretary Mukul Roy said his party would ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Common man has been run over by train: Shiv Sena
"Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first instance brought a steep fare hike and has run the train over the common man," an editorial in Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamna' said today. Noting that people had voted Narendra Modi to power to save them from ...
 Economic Times4 weeks ago
Common man has been run over by train: Shiv Sena
"Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first instance brought a steep fare hike and has run the train over the common man," the editorial said. People had voted the Narendra Modi government to power to save themselves from the rising inflation.
 Economic Times4 weeks ago
Common man has been run over by train: Shiv Sena
"Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first instance brought a steep fare hike and has run the train over the common man," the editorial said. People had voted the Narendra Modi government to power to save themselves from the rising inflation.
 Economic Times4 weeks ago
Common man has been run over by train: Shiv Sena
"Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda has in the first instance brought a steep fare hike and has run the train over the common man," the editorial said. People had voted the Narendra Modi government to power to save themselves from the rising inflation.
 Economic Times4 weeks ago
Highlights of the Railway Budget 2014-15
New Delhi: Railways Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday presented the Narendra Modi government's first Rail Budget in the Lok Sabha. Here are the highlights of the Railway Budget 2014-15: - No new increase in passenger fares and freight ...
 IBNLive India News2 weeks ago
Channel NewsAsia
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
NEW DELHI: India unveiled plans Tuesday to open up its railways to foreign investment and introduce the country's first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about new Prime Minister Narendra Modi's economic priorities. ...
 Channel NewsAsia2 weeks ago
Financial Express
Live Rail Budget 2014: Sadananda Gowda says cannot depend on tariff hikes to revive Railways; FDI welcome
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda presents the first Rail Budget of the PM Narendra Modi govt in Parliament, says he is 'overwhelmed by the enormity of the responsibility on his shoulders'. He added, "Indian Railways represents India on the move." ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
New India rail minister seeks foreign investment
India's new rail minister, Sadananda Gowda, has proposed allowing foreign investment to modernise the country's cash-strapped state railways. He has also outlined plans for a network of high-speed trains with Arab News reporting that the first ...
 Arabian Supply Chain1 week ago
Arabianindustry.com
New India rail minister seeks foreign investment
India's new rail minister, Sadananda Gowda, has proposed allowing foreign investment to modernise the country's cash-strapped state railways. He has also outlined plans for a network of high-speed trains with Arab News reporting that the first ...
 Arabianindustry.com1 week ago
First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
Reuters, 09/07 23:17 CET By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early ...
 EuroNews1 week ago
Growth oriented budget for railways expected (Curtain Raiser)
RECENT ARTICLES RECENT GALLERIES New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The first railway budget of the Narendra Modi government to be presented Tuesday is expected to be growth oriented and unveil strategies to ...
 Chennai Online2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
* First railway budget to be unveiled on Tuesday * Plan expected to seek much more private money * Modi may struggle to balance all needs,interests NEW DELHI, July 7 (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was ...
 CNBC2 weeks ago
Japan Times
India's Modi faces first test of reform pledges
NEW DELHI India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faced the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presented its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. The ...
 Japan Times1 week ago
The Week
First test of Modi's reform mettle
Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, won a landslide ...
 The Week1 week ago
First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to ...
 News.net1 week ago
Business Today India
First Budget a test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: Reuters) Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make ...
 Business Today India1 week ago
First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
Prime minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, won a landslide general ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 week ago
Budget 2014: First test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle
Finance minister Arun Jaitley sitting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts ...
 Asian Age1 week ago
India Today
First budget test of PM Modi's reform mettle
Reuters New Delhi,July 10, 2014| UPDATED08:27 IST Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness ...
 India Today1 week ago
Indian Express
First budget test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle today; Arun Jaitley to present policy at 11 am
Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials in budget today. (Source: Express Archive) Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
New Delhi, Jul 10 (Reuters): Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular ...
 Daijiworldcom1 week ago
First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, won a landslide ...
 Smart Investor1 week ago
First Budget Test of PM Modi's Reform Mettle
New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. ( Live ...
 NDTV1 week ago
First budget test of PM Narendra Modi`s reform mettle
Pic Courtesy: - New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions.
 ZeeNews.com1 week ago
First Budget Test of PM Modi's Reform Mettle
New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. ( Live ...
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Deccan Chronicle
Budget 2014: First test of Narendra Modi's reform mettle
New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. Modi, 63, ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago
First budget test of Modi's reform …
By By | Reuters By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his ...
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First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make ...
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First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
By By | Reuters By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about ...
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First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
Modi, 63, won a landslide general election victory in May with a pledge to boost growth and create jobs for the 1 million people who enter India's workforce every month. He has since warned of the "bitter medicine" needed to nurse the economy back ...
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Reuters UK
First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
10:17pm BST By NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make ...
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Sify
First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular ...
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First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular ...
 TheStar.com.my1 week ago
First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
By NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular ...
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First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI, July 10 (Reuters) - India's Prime MinisterNarendra Modi faces the first major test of his reformcredentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced governmentpresents its maiden budget amid early doubts about hiswillingness to make ...
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First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
By By | Reuters By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India 's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts ...
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First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
By By | Reuters By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his ...
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First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make unpopular decisions. NEW DELHI, July 10 ...
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First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make ...
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First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
By By | Reuters By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his ...
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Reuters India
First budget test of Modi's reform mettle
By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his willingness to make ...
 Reuters India1 week ago
First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle
By Frank Jack Daniel NEW DELHI, July 10 (Reuters) - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces the first major test of his reform credentials on Thursday, when his fresh-faced government presents its maiden budget amid early doubts about his ...
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DQ Channels
Rail Budget 2014: Gowda to revamp railway...
Railway minister Sadananda Gowda has presented the Modi government's first railway budget on Tuesday at a time when the cash-strapped transporter is gasping for survival. Prime minister Modi has promised to modernize the railways and build ...
 DQ Channels1 week ago
FDI will be allowed only in railway infrastructure: D V Sadananda Gowda
Minutes after presenting his maiden budget, Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda spoke about wide-ranging issues concerning the institution: You said 'periodic revision in passenger fare will be linked to revision in fuel prices'. Will there be a ...
 Smart Investor2 weeks ago
The Malaysian Times
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
NEW DELHI, July 9: India unveiled plans on Tuesday to open up its cash-hungry railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget closely watched for clues about the new government's economic priorities. The rail ...
 The Malaysian Times2 weeks ago
New India rail minister seeks foreign investment
MUMBAI: India's new rail minister has proposed allowing foreign investment to modernize the country's cash-strapped state railways. Sadananda Gowda also outlined plans for a network of high-speed trains, with the first project slated to connect the ...
 Arab News2 weeks ago
Rail Budget: West Bengal has been given nothing, says Mamata
KOLKATA, JUL 8 (AGENCIES) : Published on 9 Jul. 2014 12:28 AM IST ...
 Nagaland Post2 weeks ago
New India rail minister seeks foreign investment
MUMBAI: India's new rail minister on Tuesday proposed allowing foreign investment to modernize the country's cash-strapped state railways. Sadananda Gowda also outlined plans for a network of high-speed trains, with the first project slated to ...
 Himalayan Times2 weeks ago
Modi government to present its first Rail Budget today, safety and cleanliness top priority
With the growth in passenger earnings declining, railways is likely to spell out its strategy to earn additional revenue to reac Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
Rail budget fine but ensure effective implementation
RECENT ARTICLES RECENT GALLERIES New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The introduction of bullet trains, food lounges and better security announced in the railway budget Tuesday received a thumbs up from the common ...
 Chennai Online2 weeks ago
New India rail minister seeks foreign investment
MUMBAI: India's new rail minister has proposed allowing foreign investment to modernize the country's cash-strapped state railways. Sadananda Gowda also outlined plans for a network of high-speed trains, with the first project slated to connect the ...
 Arab News2 weeks ago
DQ Week
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India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
NEW DELHI (AFP) - India unveiled plans Tuesday to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about the new government's economic priorities.The rail finance bill ...
 Dunya News2 weeks ago
Cong workers stage protest against Rail Budget
New Delhi: Terming the Rail Budget presented by Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda as "useless", scores of Congress workers led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely Tuesday staged a protest outside the minister's residence here.The protesters ...
 Punjabkesari2 weeks ago
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways (AFP)
AFP India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways New Delhi (AFP) - India unveiled plans Tuesday to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about ...
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Yahoo! News
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
New Delhi (AFP) - India unveiled plans Tuesday to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about the new government's economic priorities. The rail finance ...
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Yahoo! News Australia
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways (AFP)
AFP India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways New Delhi (AFP) - India unveiled plans Tuesday to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about ...
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West Australian
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways (AFP)
AFP India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways New Delhi (AFP) - India unveiled plans Tuesday to open its railways to foreign investment and introduce the first bullet train in a budget for the network closely watched for clues about ...
 West Australian2 weeks ago
Congress workers stage protest against Rail Budget
New Delhi, July 8: Terming the Rail Budget presented by Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda as "useless", scores of Congress workers led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely today staged a protest outside the minister's residence here. The ...
 Oneindia2 weeks ago
Smiling Gowda presents Rail Budget at high speed
Email this Print Union Railways Minister D V Sadananda Gowda and (r) MoS Manoj Sinha arriving at Parliament to present the Railway Budget The presentation of the Railway Budget was a bitter sweet affair for Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda ...
 Smart Investor2 weeks ago
Congress workers stage protest against Rail Budget
Terming the Rail Budget presented by Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda as "useless", scores of Congress workers led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely today staged a protest outside the minister's residence here. The protesters reached ...
 Smart Investor2 weeks ago
Indian Express
Smiling Gowda presents Rail Budget at high speed
Union Railways Minister Sadananda Gowda. (Source: PTI) Summary The entire BJP and NDA side was seen cheering the first Railway Budget of the Narendra Modi government. The presentation of the Railway Budget was a bitter sweet affair for ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago
Smiling Gowda presents Rail Budget at high speed
04:42 pm New Delhi: The presentation of the Railway Budget was a bitter sweet affair for Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda despite rolling out ambitious plans of bullet trains and Diamond Quadrilateral Network of High Speed Rail. This was ...
 The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago
Congress workers stage protest against Rail Budget
New Delhi: Terming the Rail Budget presented by Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda as "useless", scores of Congress workers led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely Tuesday staged a protest outside the minister's residence here. The protesters ...
 ZeeNews.com2 weeks ago
Congress workers stage protest against Rail Budget
NEW DELHI: Terming the Rail Budget presented by Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda as "useless", scores of Congress workers led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely today staged a protest outside the minister's residence here. The protesters ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Gulf News
New India rail minister seeks foreign investment
Ambitious proposals unveiled as part of annual rail budget indicates government's plan to move quickly on reform promises MUMBAI, India: India's new rail minister on Tuesday proposed allowing foreign investment to modernize the country's ...
 Gulf News2 weeks ago
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
The rail finance bill is regarded by economists as setting the stage for the national budget -- due on Thursday -- in which the right-wing government will lay out keenly awaited reform plans. The crumbling railways need an "immediate course ...
 XinMsn2 weeks ago
India to seek foreign investors for crumbling railways
NEW DELHI: India unveiled plans Tuesday to open up its railways to foreign investment and introduce the country's first bullet train in a budget closely watched for clues about new Prime Minister Narendra Modi's economic priorities. The rail ...
 TheStar.com.my2 weeks ago
Railway budget: Passengers want better services, security
01:58 pm New Delhi: Ahead of the first railway budget by the Narendra Modi government being presented today, passengers across the nation are expecting better services that are easy on the pocket. Shibudeep Mukherjee, a passenger from Kolkata, told ...
 The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago
Asiaone
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
NEW DELHI - India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget Tuesday for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally ...
 Asiaone2 weeks ago
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
NEW DELHI (AFP) - India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget Tuesday for the colonial-era train network.The rail finance bill is traditionally ...
 Dunya News2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put Railway...
NEW DELHI: Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Railway budget: Passengers want better services, security
Email this Print Ahead of the first railway budget by the Narendra Modi government being presented today, passengers across the nation are expecting better services that are easy on the pocket. Shibudeep Mukherjee, a passenger from Kolkata, ...
 Smart Investor2 weeks ago
Railway budget: Passengers want better services, security
Ahead of the first railway budget by the Narendra Modi government being presented today, passengers across the nation are expecting better services that are easy on the pocket. Shibudeep Mukherjee, a passenger from Kolkata, told ANI, "Service needs to be ...
 Sify2 weeks ago
Railway budget: Passengers want better …
By ANI | ANI New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): Ahead of the first railway budget by the Narendra Modi government being presented today, passengers across the nation are expecting better services that are easy on the pocket. Shibudeep Mukherjee, a ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
Modi government to present its first Rail Budget today, safety and cleanliness top priority
With the growth in passenger earnings declining, railways is likely to spell out its strategy to earn additional revenue to reac Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
Railway budget: Passengers want better services, security
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): Ahead of the first railway budget by the Narendra Modi government being presented today, passengers across the nation are expecting better services that are easy on the pocket. Shibudeep Mukherjee, a passenger from ...
 TruthDive2 weeks ago
Railway budget: Passengers want better services, security
Ahead of the first railway budget by the Narendra Modi government being presented today, passengers across the nation are expecting better services that are easy on the pocket. Shibudeep Mukherjee, a passenger from Kolkata, told ANI, "Service ...
 NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago
The Week
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
The test run of the Delhi-Agra express, dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But the velocity, though triple the 50 kilometres average clocked on trips across the ...
 The Week2 weeks ago
XinMsn
India rail budget seen seeking more...
India's new government is seeking more private sector funds to boost its aging rail network, shown here in New Delhi on June 30, 2014 - by Sajjad Hussain The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by economists as setting the stage for the ...
 XinMsn2 weeks ago
XinMsn
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
India's new government is seeking more private sector funds to boost its aging rail network, shown here in New Delhi on June 30, 2014 - by Sajjad Hussain The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by economists as setting the stage for the ...
 XinMsn2 weeks ago
Livemint.com
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by economists as setting the stage for the national budget. New Delhi: India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
(MENAFN - AFP) India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by ...
 MENAFN2 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Modi govt's Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
New Delhi : Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the ...
 IndiaTV News2 weeks ago
Rail Budget Seen Seeking More Private Sector Funds
New Delhi : The new Narendra Modi-led is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing India's railway as it presents its bellwether budget on Tuesday for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Narendra Modi government to present its 1st Rail Budget today
New Delhi : Having done a pre-Budget hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's will present his maiden Rail Budget on Tuesday. High-speed trains, world-class stations and safe journeys are likely ...
 IndiaTV News2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was Indias fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But the velocity, ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
AFP News India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by ...
 Yahoo! Malaysia2 weeks ago
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by economists as ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland2 weeks ago
APN News
Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash ...
 APN News2 weeks ago
West Australian
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds (AFP)
AFP India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds New Delhi (AFP) - India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget for the colonial-era ...
 West Australian2 weeks ago
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by economists as ...
 Yahoo! News Australia2 weeks ago
Yahoo! News Australia
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds (AFP)
AFP India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds New Delhi (AFP) - India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget for the colonial-era ...
 Yahoo! News Australia2 weeks ago
Channel NewsAsia
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
NEW DELHI: India's new government is expected tosuggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget on Tuesday for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally ...
 Channel NewsAsia2 weeks ago
Bangkok Post
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
India's new government is seeking more private sector funds to boost its aging rail network, shown here in New Delhi on June 30, 2014 The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by economists as setting the stage for the national budget, due ...
 Bangkok Post2 weeks ago
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
By AFP | AFP India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News2 weeks ago
India rail budget seen seeking more private sector funds
India's new government is expected to suggest a bigger private sector role in developing the nation's railway as it presents its bellwether budget for the colonial-era train network. The rail finance bill is traditionally regarded by economists as ...
 News.net2 weeks ago
Bangladesh Daily Star
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves upon his arrival at the parliament in New Delhi yesterday. Photo: AFP Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was Indias fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj Mahal. But the velocity, ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
Growth oriented budget for railways …
By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The first railway budget of the Narendra Modi government to be presented Tuesday is expected to be growth oriented and unveil strategies to mobilise alternative sources of ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
Growth oriented budget for railways expected
By | IANS New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The first railway budget of the Narendra Modi government to be presented Tuesday is expected to be growth oriented and unveil strategies to mobilise alternative sources of funding to modernise and upgrade the ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News2 weeks ago
Growth oriented budget for railways expected
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The first railway budget of the Narendra Modi government to be presented Tuesday is expected to be growth oriented and unveil strategies to mobilise alternative sources of funding to modernise and upgrade the crucial ...
 Mangalorean2 weeks ago
Growth oriented budget for railways expected (Curtain Raiser)
The first railway budget of the Narendra Modi government to be presented Tuesday is expected to be growth oriented and unveil strategies to mobilise alternative sources of funding to modernise and upgrade the crucial logistics sector. Railway ...
 ProKerala.com2 weeks ago
Livemint.com
Narendra Modi faces uphill task to put Indian Railways on track
Last week, PM Narendra Modi hinted at how much of a revamp he believed the railways needed, telling an audience in Kashmir that he wanted an upgrade of stations, many of which look much as they did under the British. Photo: PTI New Delhi: ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put Railways on track
NEW DELHI: Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the Taj ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
By By | Reuters By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking ...
 Yahoo! Malaysia2 weeks ago
New Indian Express
Modi Faces Uphill Task to Put India's Railways on Track
* First railway budget to be unveiled on Tuesday * Plan expected to seek much more private money * Modi may struggle to balance all needs,interests NEW DELHI: Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
By By | Reuters By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News2 weeks ago
EuroNews
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
Reuters, 07/07 12:06 CET By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express dubbed semi-high speed by local media topped a ...
 EuroNews2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put railways on track
By By | Reuters By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
By By | Reuters By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking ...
 Yahoo! Canada2 weeks ago
NDTV Profit
PM Modi Faces Uphill Task to Put Railways on Track
New Delhi : Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking 160 kilometres per hour on its way to the ...
 NDTV Profit2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
By By | Reuters By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
By By | Reuters By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking ...
 Yahoo! Malaysia2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
But the velocity, though triple the 50 kilometres average clocked on trips across the country, is barely one-third of the top-speed of China's fastest train, showing the extent to which India's expansive but under-funded train network has failed to ...
 Reuters Africa2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
By By | Reuters By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
11:03am BST * First railway budget to be unveiled on Tuesday * Plan expected to seek much more private money * Modi may struggle to balance all needs,interests By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI, July 7 (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi ...
 Reuters UK2 weeks ago
Modi faces uphill task to put India's railways on track
By By | Reuters By Tommy Wilkes NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Departing Platform One at New Delhi station last week was India 's fastest train: the test run of the Delhi-Agra express - dubbed "semi-high speed" by local media - topped a record-breaking ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland2 weeks ago
Rail Budget to spell out strategy to shore up revenue
Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash crunch of Rs 26,000 crore.With the growth in passenger earnings declining, railways is likely to spell out its strategy to earn additional revenue to reach the target in the current fiscal. While many unviable projects may be scrapped, Gowda will also ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Sadanand Gowda briefs Prime Minister on rail ‘challenges’
Union railway minister Sadanand Gowda on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The minister briefed the Prime Minister about the railways and challenges of the ministry. The meeting came after Mr Gowda held consultations with Rail Board members and other ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

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