Good news! IRCTC, UPSRTC launch AC bus services »

Mumbai: Here’s good news for railway commuters. IRCTC has teamed up with UPSRTC to launch AC deluxe bus services named Jan Rath.

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Uber to invest $1 billion in India to expand services
3 Aug
2015
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Uber to invest $1 billion in India to expand services »

Uber Technologies Inc will invest $1 billion in India in the next nine months, as the online taxi-hailing company looks to expand its services in its biggest market outside the United States

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Is India ready for high-speed rail?
15 Jul
2015
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Is India ready for high-speed rail? »

With a key report from the Japan International Cooperation Agency into the Mumbai - Ahmedabad high-speed project expected this month, Raghav Thakur, looks at the prospects for this project and the country's high-speed ambitions.

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India, Get Ready to Buy Your Bus Tickets With Bitcoin
9 Jul
2015
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India, Get Ready to Buy Your Bus Tickets With Bitcoin »

Barry Silbert’s India-based Bitcoin wallet service Unocoin has announced a partnership with online bus hiring service eTravelSmart which will allow users to pay for their tickets with Bitcoin.

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Railways invites bids for Rs 2,500-crore ‘train set’ project
3 Jun
2015
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Railways invites bids for Rs 2,500-crore ‘train set’ project »

The Railways has invited global players for a Rs 2,500-crore project it has lined up under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious 'Make in India' programme for the procurement and manufacture of 15 train sets which will be used for faster inter-city travel.

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21-gun salute, lavish feast and awe as first train rolled out in 1853
17 Apr
2015
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21-gun salute, lavish feast and awe as first train rolled out in 1853 »

The first train on Indian soil chugged into Tannah (now Thane) from Boribunder (CST) exactly 162 years ago.

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Residents lobby for strong public transport system
12 Apr
2015
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Residents lobby for strong public transport system »

The people of Nashik feel a strong public transport system can only resolve the perennial parking woes and traffic snarls on the road.

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Traffic cops take shrill bus horns head-on
25 Mar
2015
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Traffic cops take shrill bus horns head-on »

The Mangaluru City Traffic Police's (MCTP) new drive called 'Stop Shrill Horn' to crack down on city buses that use air horns has generated enormous online response.

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Suresh Prabhu acknowledges corruption in Railways
21 Mar
2015
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Suresh Prabhu acknowledges corruption in Railways »

Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday acknowledged existence of corruption at various levels in his ministry and said the government is determined to weed it out through stringent action and putting in place a transparent system.

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Oppn trashes rail budget
11 Mar
2015
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Oppn trashes rail budget »

Opposition today trashed the rail budget as a document which lacks vision and roadmap, with some members alleging neglect of states as no new trains have been announced.

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