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Indian Railways: Modernisation, safety may take a hit, as bankruptcy looms
The Freepress Journal

Indian Railways: Modernisation, safety may take a hit, as bank...

10:03 am FOLLOW US: With the Indian Railways (IR) in dire need of urgent upgradation, a retired Railway Board official underlined the need for relaying the tracks of the country's gigantic transportation system. Being literally the lifeline, IR ... The Freepress Journal, 4 days ago
Day After India

Tragedy on Wheels

It's high time for the Indian Railways to take Kakodkar Committee's report seriously Pictures: Pics of Patna-Indore rail accident By DANFES Post Patna-Indore Express derailment near Kanpur, killing 140+ passengers (counting still underway), ...
 Day After India5 days ago Railways turn to Kakodkar report on safety  Deccan Herald1 week ago

Tales from 'Ramayana', heroic feats to adorn walls of rail stations

Twenty-eight railway stations across the country will be redeveloped as part of the railways mega modernisation programme for 400 stations. (PTI) Tales from the Ramayana or heroic feats of Mughal Emperor Akbar may soon adorn the walls of several ...
 Financial Express3 weeks ago Tales from Ramayana, Mughal era to adorn walls of rail stations  News24online3 weeks ago Tales from Ramayana, heroic feats to adorn walls of rail stations  Indian Express3 weeks ago Tales from Ramayana, Akbar's feats to adorn walls of rail stations  Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago

Great Western modernisation costs rocket

The government has been blamed for huge extra costs and lengthy delays to the modernisation of the Great Western railway network in England and Wales. The National Audit Office (NAO) says the estimated cost of the project since 2013 has shot up ...
 BBC3 weeks ago Great Western rail modernisation costs rocket, says NAO  BBC3 weeks ago

Southern drivers join guards in festive season of industrial action

Published: 28th November 2016 Unions surround Southern and Department for Transport in railway modernisation power struggle Many rail users will recall past rail strikes which were organised by the drivers union Aslef. But for the last seven ... days ago

Great Western rail upgrade a case study in poor management, say auditors

The Department for Transport's bungled modernisation of the Great Western railway offers a case study in how not to manage a major programme, the head of the National Audit Office has said. In a report into the scheme, Amyas Morse said the ...
 Public Finance Magazine3 weeks ago Rail planning failure proves costly  Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation3 weeks ago

26/11 anniversary: Mumbai is still in danger

Even as the Maharashtra government claims that it is implementing in phases the Ram Pradhan committee report, which examined the government's response to the 26/11 terror attacks, gaping holes still exist in the security apparatus.Sanjay Jog reports. Eight years after the November 26, 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, in which 164 people were killed and about 308 injured, the railways and coastal areas remain vulnerable. The strengthening of the intelligence and counter-intelligence apparatus and ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Hammond: U.K. to Focus on Affordable Housing

13 minutes ago, Bloomberg Video Nov.23 -- U.K. Treasury Select Committee Member Stephen Hammond previews the first autumn statement from U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond. He speaks with Bloomberg's Anna Edwards on "Bloomberg ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago

Progress must be made to corporatise railways: Rakesh Mohan

Rakesh Mohan, senior fellow, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, and distinguished fellow, Brookings India has said that while scrapping the separate Railway Budget is a positive move, the government has not yet clarified what it plans to do to ...
 Smart Investor2 months ago Progress must be made to transform railways into a corporate enterprise: Rakesh Mohan  Smart Investor2 months ago

Nigerian lawmakers to probe possible railway concession for GE

By | ABUJA ABUJA Oct 25 Nigeria's lower house of parliament will investigate a railway concession the government wants to grant to U.S. firm General Electric over possible procedural violations by Nigerian officials, lawmakers said on Tuesday. The ...
 Reuters UK1 month ago
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