The secretary of the Department of Investment and Public Asset Management acknowledged this decision on the social media site Twitter.
Top Stories Oct 29, 2021, 11:45 AM IST
In a significant departure from the usual government working hours routine of 9 am to 5 pm, new Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw has directed officials and staffers in his office to work in two shifts.
Top Stories Jul 9, 2021, 5:43 PM IST
If the BJP comes to power in West Bengal, Union Home Minister Amit Shah promised to change the name of Thakurnagar station. Shah promised that the BJP chief minister would send a proposal to the railway ministry to change the name of the station within a week of coming to power.
India News Feb 12, 2021, 10:12 AM IST
The railway ministry is all set to approve approximately Rs 440 crore fourth greenfield coaching terminal project at Dankuni near Kolkata.
India News Jan 14, 2021, 11:51 AM IST
The West Bengal government and the Eastern Railway authorities will hold a meeting today (November 2) to discuss the resumption of suburban train services. The state government has sent a letter to the general manager of Eastern Railway about operating a few pairs of suburban trains daily while following COVID-19 regulations.
India Nov 2, 2020, 3:05 PM IST
The Railway Ministry sent a letter to the West Bengal government asking for a discussion on resuming local train services in the state. In the COVID-19 situation, only a few special trains are running for the railway workers at present. Daily commuters are facing problems due to the non-availability of local trains. Therefore, the railways have decided to sit for a discussion with the state government for resuming local train services.
India Oct 15, 2020, 10:55 AM IST
Sep 19, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
The Railways currently si working on an action plan to develop a short-track for testing the ultra-high-speed trains which are expected to travel at a speed of more than 400 km per hour
Oct 6, 2016, 10:29 AM IST