No increase in passenger fares
Rs.6,600 crore increase in earnings from fare adjustment in January
Rs.63,000 crore investment in 2013-14
1,047 million tonnes freight loading estimated during 2013-14... Read more
Raipur, Feb 26 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Tuesday termed the rail budget "highly disappointing" while opposition leaders called it "balanced and growth-oriented".
Talking to repo... Read more
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Railway passenger associations in Mumbai expressed anger and disappointment at the rail budget presented in parliament Tuesday.
"They are not doing us a favour by not increasin... Read more
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 26 (IANS) Aryadan Mohammed, Kerala minister for railways, Tuesday said he was disappointed as the state was expecting to get more than what was offered in the railway budget p... Read more
Chennai, Feb 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday termed the railway budget as inflationary, lacking long-term perspective and encroaching upon the state's domain.
"The rail b... Read more
Bangalore, Feb 26 (IANS) The railway budget for fiscal 2013-14 was totally disappointing to Karnataka as many projects proposed by the state had not been considered, Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar s... Read more
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Even as the railway budget presented Tuesday was described by the government as reformist and forward looking, some Mumbaikars called it dull and disappointing.
People said the... Read more
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The union cabinet Wednesday revived two railway locomotive projects in Bihar by starting new bidding process, official sources said. The estimated cost of the two projects is ... Read more