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Why should 'over-burdened' Railways pay dividend, asks Suresh Prabhu
DNA India

‘Why should rail pay dividend?’

Lapping the recommendation of the parliamentary convention committee, railway minister Suresh Prabhu questioned the practice of the Railways paying dividends to the government at a time when the national transporter is financially overburdened, following the ... Asian Age, 2 months ago

Modernization of railway from Serbia to Bulgaria's Burgas continues

Work on the modernisation of the railway from Serbia to the Bulgarian port of Burgas, as well as the railways towards Greece and Turkey continues, Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications, Ivaylo Moskovski said. By the end of ...
 BNR3 weeks ago Works at Coimbatore Jn. to be completed by March 2017  The Hindu1 month ago

Most of Khan panel suggestions on bond markets will be implemented in 6-8 months: Jaitley

Most of the recommendations of the HR Khan Committee on Development of Corporate Bond Market in India will be implemented (by the government and the regulators) over the next six to eight months, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Speaking at a ...
 Hindu Business Line1 day ago
Business Standard India

Rail, general budgets merged, ending 92-year-old practice

New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Wednesday ended a 92-year-old British era practice by merging the railway budget with the general budget. The government also in-principle decided to advance the presentation of the general budget from the ...
 Times of India1 week ago Rail Budget's 92-year-old journey thrown off track  Business Standard India1 month ago Rail Budget's 92-year-old journey set to end  Smart Investor1 month ago Don't merge rail and general Budgets  Hindu Business Line1 month ago
Times of India

Railways could be freed of populism after Budget unification

NEW DELHI: The Modi government's decision to discontinue the British-era practice of a separate Railway Budget, apart from being intended to encourage better fiscal management, is aimed at freeing the state-run transporter from the clutches of ...
 Times of India6 days ago Old practice loses steam  New Delhi Pioneer6 days ago
Business Insider India

Rlys allows lateral entry from pvt sector

In a major overhaul of the colonial-era bureaucratic setup in the Railway Ministry, the government has not only decided to make way for lateral entry from the private sector into the railway board, but also streamlined process of appointments of ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago Modi govt will hire an outsider to overhaul colonial-era railway board  Business Insider India1 month ago Rlys to get advisor on board from private sector  Economic Times1 month ago Now, an outside expert in railway board  Times of India1 month ago

Notes on sloth: snippets from the standing committees

Away from the din and dust of politics, Departmental Standing Committees of Parliament dredge into the innards of government to review the working of ministries. Members of Parliament shed political hues to study issues of allocations, efficiency ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago
Financial Express

Cabinet approves redeveloped project for Goa Port

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs today gave its approval for 'Redevelopment of Berths 8, 9 and Barge Berths at the Port of Mormugao, Goa on public private partnership (PPP) mode'. The meeting was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The ...
 NetIndia123.com4 weeks ago Government nod to Rs 1,145 crore PPP project at Mormugao Port  Economic Times4 weeks ago Govt approves Rs 1,145-cr PPP project at Mormugao Port  Hindu Business Line4 weeks ago Centre clears Rs 1,145 cr PPP project at Mormugao Port  Millennium Post4 weeks ago

After failed trials, Railways pull chain on life-sensing devices

Decides to seek the assistance of NDRF during relief and rescue operations After life-sensing devices on board Accident Relief Trains (ARTs) failed trials, the Indian Railways has decided to stop procuring the gadgets and instead seek the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Southern: Govia Thameslink Railways station staff back strike action in ticket office row

Station staff across the Govia Thameslink Railways (GTR) franchise, including Southern Rail, have voted in favour of a strike, the RMT has announced this afternoon (16 August). The union said 70% of its station staff members who took part in the ...
 International Business Times UK1 month ago
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