In its newest scheme of thing, the Union government has decided to build Paradip as a smart port and smart city at an investment of Rs.40,000 crore, said Union Minister Nitin Gadkari elaborating that this is a part of the Centre’s plan to bring about a speedy development across Odisha. He further added that on […]

Three consortia led by Alstom, Siemens, and Stadler Bussnang AG are in a race to set up an electric rail coach factory in West Bengal. The proposed rail coach factory, which will produce coaches with aircraft-type interiors, is expected to come up on railway land in Kanchrapara near Kolkata on a public-private partnership basis and […]

Bastar Railway (BRPL) and IRCON have signed a project execution agreement (PEA). Thirteen new railway stations will come up on the 140 km long railway line between Jagdalpur and Rawghat to be constructed by IRCON.The project will entail an investment of Rs 2,538 crore. The first phase of land acquisition for the project has already […]

Feedback Infra has bagged a contract to prepare the detailed project report for Nagpur-Hyderabad-Bengaluru Expressway. Feedback Infra’s Highways IndVe SBU will prepare a detailed project report and ascertain the technical, economic and financial viability of the proposed expressway.Report will also include the rehabilitation and upgradion of the existing road configuration.

Lucknow-Ghazipur expressway project, which is going to be the costlier road project in the country, has been placed on the fast track. The mega highway project will be built at a cost of about Rs. 25,000 crore as such it will surpass the per-km cost incurred by the erstwhile India’s longest six-lane Agra to Lucknow […]

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today said the Railways is in an overhauling phase and its network will be transformed completely in next five years. “With the stress on ‘Rail Badhhega- Desh Badhhega’, we launched several reformative and passengers friendly initiatives including an ambitious plan to induct about 40,000 coaches with improved interiors and upgraded facilities,” […]

India and Bangladesh have decided to construct a bridge over Mizoram’s Khawthlangtuipui river to facilitate trade and improve communication between the two neighbours, an official said in Aizawl on Saturday. “Officials of India and Bangladesh held a meeting on Friday evening at Tlabung town (Mamit district) and discussed speeding up the works for the proposed […]

Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) board on Thursday formally approved 50.31 hectares of land at Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC), to set up the International Financial Services Centre (IFSC). By next month, the planning agency will table a master plan for the entire 50 hectares to the Union minister Jayant Sinha-led IFSC Taskforce for a […]

Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a Rs. 648-crore project in Uttar Pradesh for widening the Raibareilly -Jaunpur highway section. The project falls under the government’s flagship road building programme — National Highways Development Project.“The Cabinet Committee on Infrastructure has approved the proposal for the development of the two-laning, with paved shoulders, of Raibareilly-Jaunpur section on […]

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