Tag Archives: Suresh Prabhu
Prabhu Thanks Modi, Jaitley For Addressing Exporters’ GST Issues
Thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for addressing exporters' issues in the GST Council meeting, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday said his ministry would make maximum effort on promoting exports. "Thx @narendramodi ji @arunjaitley for addressing the ex..
Suresh Prabhu To Launch Free Wi-Fi Facility At 28 Stations In Konkan
Railway minister Suresh Prabhu will inaugurate the free wi-fi facility at 28 stations of Konkan Railway on Sunday, an official said today. "We have tied-up with Maharashtra's leading broadband and internet service provider company Joister, which will provide free wi-fi hotspots at 28 stations on ..
In Pics: Akshay Kumar, Bhumi Pednekar Meeting Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu
Akshay Kumar Meet Suresh Prabhu Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar met Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on May 16 in ..
Railways To Use Data For Improvements, Monetisation: Suresh Prabhu
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said the Indian Railways is one of the most "data rich" organisations and is working to use its data for "operational improvements and monetisation". "The Indian Railways, one of the most data-rich organisations. We are working on leveraging our data asse..
Railway Minister Prabhu Calls For Waterless Toilets
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today called for developing water less toilets to address the issue of water scarcity. He also advocated for a concerted awareness campaign to educate people about the proper way of using toilets and not leave them dirty after use. "Sanitation and water go hand i..
Suresh Prabhu Announces Aid of Rs 50,000 for Injured in Rajya Rani Derailment
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today announced a compensation of Rs 50,000 for those who are injured in the derailment of the Rajya Rani Express in Uttar Pradesh. Eight coaches of Meerut-Lucknow Rajya Rani Express derailed at 8.15 AM near Rampur in Uttar Pradesh leaving at least two passengers in..
Railway Ministry Comes Up With New Catering Policy To Provide Fresh Food To Passengers
Plagued with complaints, Railways plan to provide fresh food cooked at base kitchens in trains after every two hours to the passengers. Railways, which provide about 11 lakh meals to passengers every day, has separated cooking and distribution of food under the recently launched new catering poli..
India To Develop Rail Connectivity With Neighbouring Countries: Suresh Prabhu
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today pitched for rail connectivity with neighbouring countries to boost trade and eliminate poverty in the region. Highlighting the need for physical connectivity with neighbours for trade growth, he advocated work on rail link from Kathmandu to Delhi and Kolkata s..
Antyodaya Express: Railway Minister Unveils Fully Unreserved Train For Common Man
Equipped with cushioned seats, aluminium composite panels, and LED lights, the Antyodaya Express, a new fully unreserved train for the common man with specially designed colourful coaches was unveiled today by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu. Ready to be pressed into service on busy routes, the fi..
Jammu-Srinagar Highway Opens Partially
Jammu: Traffic was restored partially on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway on Tuesday after weather conditions improved across Jammu and Kashmir, a traffic department official said here. "The highway has been restored for one-way traffic. Vehicles will be allowed to move only from Srinagar to J..