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Woman hurt as slab collapses at Elphinstone railway station

Woman hurt as slab collapses at Elphinstone railway station

Exactly two weeks after a stampede killed 23 people on the foot overbridge at Elphinstone Road station, a few commuters had another close shave on Friday afternoon when a small portion of the ceiling near the ticket booking counter collapsed, injuring a ... DNA, 1 week ago

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Mumbai stampede: Panel to probe delay in issuing tender for foot overbridge

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal formed a high-powered committee today to look into the 18- month delay in issuing tender for a foot overbridge (FOB) at the Elphinstone Road station in Mumbai, where 23 people were killed in a stampede last month. The two-member ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Railways order compulsory foot overbridges, escalators at stations  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago After deadly stampede,tender floated for addtl foot overbridge  Business Standard3 weeks ago Rs 10 lakh compensation to kin of stampede victims: Goyal  Mathrubhumi3 weeks ago

Goyal calls for innovation in rail safety, says money no bar

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today called for innovation in making the railways safer while stressing that enough money is available for the purpose.Speaking at the International Conference on Technological Advancements in Railway and Metro Projects, Goyal ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Piyush Goyal empowers Railway GMs to spend necessary amount on safety  Sify3 weeks ago

Why the first post-GST Budget will be 'different'

The forthcoming Budget, the last full one before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, is expected to contain a number of sops and feel-good announcements, especially regarding social sector schemes. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ The 2018-19 Union Budget, the first one since the implementation of the Goods and Service Tax (GST), could have a markedly altered structure than the ones before. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is expected to table the Budget and present his speech in Parliament on ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Finance Ministry to initiate first post-GST Budget exercise next week  catchnews.com1 month ago Work on Modi Sarkar's last full Budget begins this week  Rediff.com1 month ago

How the Modi govt plans to push growth

The government plans to raise resources to finance capital spending beyond the Rs 3.10 lakh crore budgeted for 2017-18 through higher borrowing or divestment receipts. The government is considering increased spending in order to revive the economy and is open to allowing the fiscal deficit to widen beyond its target for the year. A stimulus package in the range of Rs 40,000-50,000 crore (Rs 400-500 billion) is being discussed in the government, though these figures could not be immediately ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

Exclusive: India eyes spending cuts as glitches in GST hit revenue

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India could be forced to cut spending on key infrastructure such as railways and highways as lower-than-expected tax collections and sluggish growth have upset the government's budget calculations, two finance ministry officials said.
 Business Standard1 month ago India eyes spending cuts as glitches in GST hit revenue  Sify1 month ago

Facing flak for Utkal Express tragedy, Railway Ministry says decline in train accidents in 3 years

Under attack after the Utkal Express derailment, the railway ministry said today that there has been a decline in the number of train accidents in the last three years after it initiated a series of safety measures. In 2014-15, the number of accidents was 135 ...
 DNA2 months ago Train accidents have declined in last 3 yrs: Rail ministry  Deccan Herald2 months ago Mishaps on decline after safety measures in place: Rly data  Business Standard2 months ago

Suresh Prabhu offers to quit: How Modi & his Sherpa are destroying railways

On the morning of 19 August, India's Twitter-savvy Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu retweeted a tweet by Western Railway, which said that "Indian Railways is surging ahead under the leadership of Shri Suresh Prabhu, who is rated among the top performing ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago Prabhu must own responsibility for derailment: Congress  Rediff.com2 months ago Suresh Prabhu must own responsibility for derailment: Cong  Business Standard2 months ago

Need a 'five-year plan' for Indian railways: BJP

Following the derailment of 14 coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express which killed 23 people, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday suggested a five-year plan for the Indian Railways, adding that all the money earned by the Railways should ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

There's something common between Akshay Kumar and the Indian Railways

The upcoming Akshay Kumar starrer Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is set to use toilets of the Indian Railways From maestro Satyajit Ray’s Pather Panchali to evergreen blockbuster Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, the Indian cinema has used trains to tell a story. In a rare reel-to-rail echo, the upcoming Akshay Kumar starrer Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is set to use toilets of the Indian railways to catch eyeballs and to spread awareness about sanitisation. According to persons close to the move, making ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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