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IITs: Growing needs with growing numbers

In continuance of the government's commitment to spread the reach of IITs, two new IITs were announced in the Union budget 2015-16, one in Karnataka and one by upgrading ISM Dhanbad. The policy acknowledges the role of IITs as national strategic ... Financial Chronicle, 2 days ago

Five-year action plan for railway safety

Union minister Suresh Prabhu, in the Rail Budget, committed to unveil a five-year action plan for safety in railways. The plan will be ready by June this year, which will indicate annual quantifiable targets while completing the work of examining all pending ...
 Asian Age1 week ago
Indian Express

Maharashtra clears trials for GM food

Devendra Fadnavis said that the decision was based on the recommendations of a state-level committee The BJP-ruled Maharashtra government has granted no-objection certificates for open field trials in genetically modified lines of rice, chana ...
 Indian Express1 month ago BJP govt not to junk key report on varsity act in Maharashtra  Indian Express4 weeks ago BJP-ruled Maharashtra government clears trials for GM food  Financial Express1 month ago India- Maharashtra clears trials for GM food  Bombay News.Net1 month ago

‘Need Rs 20,000 crore for level crossing safety’

Rail minister Prabhu draws concrete plan to tackle issue Union minister Suresh Prabhu has drawn out a more concrete plan than his predecessors to reduce the number of deaths occurring at unmanned and manned level crossing gates and said Rs 20,000 crore per ...
 Asian Age5 days ago

Dinesh Trivedi: Dreams without a vision

For the first time in Indian parliamentary history, to my mind, no Railway budget was presented. It was only a budget speech by the Railway Minister with a statement of intended, pipe dreams. In normal circumstances, a budget must have a vision, a ...
 The Gulf Today6 days ago Railways: only giant reforms will do  Livemint.com1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Everything you need to know about the futuristic 2015 Railway Budget

The Railway Minister, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu says "I am convinced we can deliver. But we cannot deliver overnight. We will build bit by bit, incrementally. The legacy of past decades will take some time to neutralize. " "We have prepared a ...
 Chennai Online1 week ago Prabhu leaves it to the supreme 'Prabhu'  Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago

Dreams without a vision

A Railway budget is essentially an opportunity for any government to push forward GDP growth by at least 2.5 per cent, but the Modi government, in its second budget, has lost the opportunity again. The huge expectation not only in India but also ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Engine for economic growth

Enter Suresh Prabhu, the businessman! The size of the plan budget for the railways has gone up 52 per cent to Rs 1,00,011 crore in 2015-16 from Rs 65,798 crore in 2014-15. Support from the Centre will be 41.6 per cent of the plan budget, while ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago Capacity augmentation ranks high in NDA government’s railway budget  The Financial Chronicle1 week ago Green light for growth  India Today2 weeks ago The engine of growth needs to gain steam  New Delhi Pioneer3 weeks ago

3,438 unmanned crossings to go

The Railway Ministry will eliminate over 3,438 level crossings, which have proven to be deathtraps, in the next fiscal by carrying out safety-related works, including construction of road over bridges (ROBs) and road under bridges (RUBs), at a cost of Rs ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Minimise Risk at Level Crossings  New Indian Express1 month ago

Column: Railways transformation on track

The railway minister was confronted with the challenging task of building infrastructure and capacity along with improving safety and passenger services, within a framework of very limited resources. Addressing this constraint, the minister has ...
 Financial Express1 week ago
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