is a technically equipped Transport organisation exchange of officers from
other Department ie administrative officers (IAS) to Railways is not correct.
Present system of IRS should continue. Also present system of Railway Board is
to be continued.
Terrorist attack in Pakistan kills more than 130 children
17 December 2014
A terrorist attack Tuesday by the Tehreek-e-Taliban or Pakistan
Taliban on a military-supported public school in Peshawar in north-west
Pakistan left more than 150 people dead—the vast majority of them
Diesel Locomotive Shed, New Guwahati is celebrating its 53rdFoundation Day on the 12th of December 2014. on the occasion of the foundation day, the Shed is organizing an ALL INDIA DIESEL LOCO SEMINAR on 12thand 13th
Dec 2014 where senior supervisors from Diesel Loco Sheds and Workshops
from all over Indian Railways will participate on technical discussion
on maintenance and technological advancements in the field.
Developing the existing railway infrastructure inside and outside
Bengaluru can go a long way in tackling the city's transport mess, an
IISc study confirmed. "The government should consider options like
suburban rail, which requires minimal intervention and use of existing
facilities rather than building anything from scratch," it has said.
Committee on Restructuring of Railways
Ministry of Railways have constituted a committee on 22.09.2014 with a
tenure of one year for “Mobilization of resources for major Railway
projects and Re-structuring of Railways, Ministry & Railway Board”
under the chairmanship of Dr. Bibek Debroy. The terms of reference of
the committee are: