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Mamata blames Bengal administration for illegal mining

October 30th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 30 (IANS) Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday blamed the state administration for rampant illegal mining in West Bengal's Burdwan district, saying its failure to set up industries has aggravated ... Read more...

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US warns Pak over multi-billion rupee Chinese locomotive procurement scam

July 11th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 11 (ANI): The United States has reprimanded Pakistan for the multi billion rupee Railway scam in which an US firm was denied a fair chance to secure a contract of ... Read more...

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Heavy Engineering Corp eyes locomotive sector

June 19th, 2009 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 19 (IANS) State-owned Heavy Engineering Corp (HEC), which manufactures capital goods, machine tools and components for core sector industries, now wants to make locomotives, a company official said. The company ... Read more...

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India’s most loved train turns 80

June 3rd, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
By Shivaji SalukePune, June 3 (ANI) Rail passengers of one of India's most loved trains, the Deccan Queen, hold a birthday party here on Monday celebrating the train's service for 80 long ... Read more...

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Highlights of Interim Railway Budget 2009-10

February 13th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav today presented Railway Budget 2009-10 in the Lok Sabha today. The highlights of the Interim Railway Budget 2009-10 are as follows: Review ... Read more...

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Government okays setting up of railway locomotive factories

February 5th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) The government Thursday approved a proposal to set up two greenfield electric and diesel locomotive factories in Bihar at an estimated investment of Rs.20 billion (Rs.2,000 crore).The ... Read more...

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S.S. Khurana takes over as Railway Board Chairman

February 3rd, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): S.S. Khurana has taken over as the new Chairman, Railway Board and ex-officio Principal Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Railways. Prior to this, ... Read more...

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