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India is building the country's first high-speed rail corridor between Mumbai to Ahmedabad which is expected to be operational by 2022.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in offered to help upgrade the North's outdated rail and road infrastructure and connect it with the South's in meetings this year with the North's leader Kim Jong Un.
The railways has clarified that when passengers suffer injuries due to derailments and or other train accidents, the onus on providing free medical assistance is on them.
The new locomotive will be used to power premium trains like Rajdhani Express, Gatiman Express, and Shatabdi Express, which would reduce the travel time for these trains.
The qualified candidates can attend the second stage examination scheduled from 12 to 14 December, 2018.
The "bomb-like" substance was detected by an on-duty keyman of Eastern Railway near the down line between the terminal station Sealdah and Park Circus.
The decision was taken in view of the decline in occupancy in premium trains after the fares increased up to 50 per cent.
The step comes in the wake of the CAG report in July that had flagged the dipping occupancy level since the scheme was introduced in September 2016.
Earlier on October 23, City Express reported about the Divisional Railway manager, RS Saxena, writing to the Karnataka government with a proposal to replace 15 manned level crossings.
The 465-km strategically significant line to be built at a cost of Rs 83,360 crore, will see railways' first pressurised coaches which are currently used only in the Quinghay-Tibet Railway Line.
Santragachi accident: Railways announces Rs 5 lakh for victims' kin, Rs 1 lakh for seriously injured
At least two persons were killed and 14 injured, some of them seriously, in a stampede on the footbridge at busy Santragachhi station on Tuesday.
As of now railway has already implemented the scheme in 15 of its zones with the Northeast Frontier Railway and West Central Railway being the remaining two zones.
The term 'safaiwala' indicates a 'Group D' employee usually working in medical, operating or any other departments dealing with the cleanliness of premises.
Five per cent GST is applicable on wagons, while the GST on raw materials required for wagon productions is 18 per cent.
He also ruled out any error on the part of the gateman, saying the accident site was about 400 m ahead of the level crossing.