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Power, Railways Ministers hold talks on power demand

Power, Railways Ministers hold talks on power demand

🕔06:53, 26.Apr 2022

Amid heatwave and expectation of rising power demand, Union Power Minister R.K Singh and Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw held a meeting here on Monday to discuss short term and long term strategies for dealing with the situation. New Delhi, April

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Highest ever allocation in railway made for Odisha in 2022-23: Ashwini Vaishnaw

Highest ever allocation in railway made for Odisha in 2022-23: Ashwini Vaishnaw

🕔07:24, 4.Feb 2022

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) The Union government has made the highest ever allocation of Rs 9,734 crore in the Union Budget 2022-23 for the development of railways in Odisha, Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Thursday. Speaking to media representatives

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Building ‘Naya J&K’: Train to Kashmir not far away

Building ‘Naya J&K’: Train to Kashmir not far away

🕔12:03, 18.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 18  Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, who recently visited J&K, announced that the train would reach Kashmir by 2024. He also assured that Jammu-Poonch railway link would be completed after addressing viability issues of the area. The foundation

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Top ministers including Shah, Nirmala, Tomar meet over farm issue

Top ministers including Shah, Nirmala, Tomar meet over farm issue

🕔19:18, 17.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 17  A high-level meeting of the government and office bearers of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party members was held at the BJP headquarters here in view of the farmers ‘ agitation which entered its 22nd day on

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Railways have no funds, need big investment: Suresh Prabhu

Railways have no funds, need big investment: Suresh Prabhu

🕔10:31, 13.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 13  Describing the financial health of Indian Railways as being “too close for comfort”, Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu said there was need for massive investment in the sector. “Railways require big investment. There is no fund for

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Safety and Security of Passengers to be Upgraded – Rs 40,000 cr Needed

Safety and Security of Passengers to be Upgraded – Rs 40,000 cr Needed

🕔14:17, 8.Jul 2014

By TN Ashok New Delhi, July 08 : Railways Minister D. V. Sadananda Gowda  today disclosed that in parliament that railways require Rs 40,000 crore for upgrading safety measures on the railways network to ensure security of passengers . Gowda

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Financial Performance of Indian Railways in 2013-14 – Rs 968 Cr shortfall in passenger earnings over revised target

Financial Performance of Indian Railways in 2013-14 – Rs 968 Cr shortfall in passenger earnings over revised target

🕔13:58, 8.Jul 2014

By TN Ashok New Delhi, July 08: Railways Minister D. V. Sadananda Gowda, today, said  the financial position of Railways had  undergone a change since Interim Budget and passenger earning were short by Rs 968 crore over revised target. Presenting

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