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  • Railways gearing up to tackle crimes against women: Suresh Prabhu 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday said his ministry was taking several steps to prevent crime against women in trains. "We have a real challenge before us. Security of women during their train journey is of great concern to us and the Railway Ministry is taking various measures to...
  • Railway to ink Maharashtra-specific pact on network expansion 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Railway Ministry will soon be entering into a tie-up with the Maharashtra Government to develop and deepen rail network in underdeveloped pockets in the hinterland. A new company will be created to execute the project, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday said. "In the next few days, we will create a...
  • Indian Railways completes 162 years in service of the nation 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Indian Railways, the lifeline of the country and perhaps its most preferred mode of transport, on Thursday completed 162 years in the service of the nation. It was on this day in 1853, that the country's first passenger train operated between Bombay and Thane, marking the birth of the...
  • Border rail network deal to be signed in two weeks: Manohar Parrikar April 11, 2015

    Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said the Defence and Railway ministries will sign an MoU in the next two weeks for expansion of rail network in border areas. "(Railway Minister) Suresh Prabhu and I have already discussed the issue. I have received a call from Prabhu's office that the...
  • Railway Design Centre at National Institute of Design campus to improve ambience April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Decor of Railway carriages and station premises are set to get an image makeover with the ministry joining hands with National Institute of Design to redesign coaches, toilets and other facilities. The Railways on Friday signed an MoU with the Commerce and Industry Ministry for setting up Railway Design...
  • Playback singer needn't learn music, says Padma Wadkar April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: She started taking music lessons from the age of eight and has been teaching others since her teen days. Popular singer Suresh Wadkar's wife Padma Wadkar, vice principal and a musician committed to teaching at the Ajivasan academy, says it's not mandatory for playback singing aspirants to join...
  • Railway plans to develop satellite terminals to decongest stations April 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Indian Railways is planning to build satellite terminals near some of the busiest junctions, aiming at reducing pressure on such stations and the city traffic around it. "We are planning to develop some satellite terminals. Most of the urban areas are saturated now. It is impossible to reach to...
  • Indian Railways will be linked to e-pantry, says Suresh Prabhu April 6, 2015

    Haridwar: Disclosing plans to link the Railways to e-pantry with an aim to provide quality food to passengers, Minister for Railways Suresh Prabhu on Monday said passengers will soon be able to get the meal of their choice while travelling in trains. The meals ordered will be shipped to them...
  • Snapshot: Anupam Kher attends Suresh Raina's wedding, poses with MS Dhoni, Irfan Pathan for photos April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Cricketer Suresh Raina's marriage to his childhood sweetheart Priyanka Chaudhary caused a lot of media frenzie. Anupaum Kher was also among the guest to join and bless the newly married couple on their wedding day. Take a look at the picture tweeting by him from inside Raina's wedding....
  • Photo of the day: Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli spotted at Mumbai airport; did they attend Suresh Raina's wedding? April 4, 2015

    The couple which India is simultaneously loving and hating was spotted at the Mumbai airport the very next day of cricketer Suresh Raina's wedding. Though it is still uncertain weather the couple attended the wedding it is also highly probable that they did as they were in New Delhi at...
  • Images: Suresh Raina gets married to childhood friend Priyanka Chaudhary April 3, 2015

    Indian cricketer Suresh Raina got married his fiancee Priyanka Chaudhary in a private ceremony on Friday, which was attended by family members and close friends and a few of his India and UP team-mates at The Leela Palace hotel in New Delhi. Raina and Priyanka have been friends since their childhood...
  • Suresh Prabhu cracks the whip, promises transparency in Railways April 3, 2015

    Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said the government was working to make operations of the Railways fully transparent for which a system is being put in place in the ministry. ...
  • This match has been fixed by mom: Suresh Raina on his marriage April 3, 2015

    Suresh Raina will begin a new chapter in his high-profile life as he gets ready to marry at a star-studded function at Delhi's The Leela Palace hotel on Friday. And the cricketer happily reveals that his dream girl Priyanka Chaudhary has been chosen by his mother. "The best thing is that...
  • Dhoni family, Virat-Anushka among star guests at Suresh Raina's wedding April 3, 2015

    Suresh Raina is all set to tie the knot with his sweet-heart Priyanka Chaudhary on Friday in Delhi and while the family is busy making the guest-list for the special occassion, Pakobserver spoke to a close aid of the family who was seen busy in making arrangements for the VVIPs. "The...
  • Anushka Sharma visits Virat Kohli's home in Delhi; to glam up Suresh Raina's wedding April 3, 2015

    Actress Anushka Sharma may have been held responsible and mocked for Virat Kohli's failure at performing in the semi-final match against Australia. But that didn't stop her from arriving to India hand-in-hand with her beau. Anushka and Virat, who were clicked outside the cricketer's Delhi house a few days back,...
  • Suresh Prabhu bats for transparency in Railway operations April 3, 2015

    Jaipur: Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said the government was working to make operations of the Railways fully transparent for which a system is being put in place in the ministry. "We have already put in place a system for it and over a period of time, we will...
  • Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina and Ravi Shashtri talk about how we should respect women and their choices April 2, 2015

    After the whole controversy over Deepika Padukone talking about women's choices in a video, and how what she said was hypocritical and one-sided, we have cricketers Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina and Ravi Shashtri talking about women's rights, their freedom to choose what they want to and their independence.In this video...
  • Suresh Raina to tie nuptial knot on Friday April 1, 2015

    New Delhi: The pre-wedding ceremonies of star India cricketer Suresh Raina were held on Wednesday, ahead of the 'big day' on Friday. Reports say the 28-year-old Raina will be tying the knot with fiancee Priyanka Chowdhary at a posh hotel. Middle-order batsman Raina returned to the country with his India team-mates after...
  • We report on failure in ensuring punctuality of trains to PMO, discuss this as well, MoS Railways March 31, 2015

    Facing repeated complaints by passengers of trains running late, the Prime Minister's Office has pulled up the Railway Ministry. According to sources, the PMO has come hard on Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu over his failure in ensuring punctuality of trains. Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha said that they...
  • Is PM's train delay rap the 1st step to accountability? March 31, 2015

    Facing repeated complaints by passengers of trains running late, the Prime Minister's Office has pulled up the Railway Ministry. According to sources, the PMO has come hard on Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu over his failure in ensuring punctuality of trains. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and asks whether...
  • PMO pulls up Railway Ministry over failure in ensuring punctuality of trains March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: Facing repeated complaints by passengers of trains running late, the Prime Minister's Office has pulled up the Railway Ministry. According to sources, the PMO has come hard on Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu over his failure in ensuring punctuality of trains. Sources say that complaints received by the PMO were...
  • Government is in talks with World Bank to raise capital: Suresh Prabhu March 28, 2015

    In an exclusive interview with CNBC-TV18 Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said the government is in talks with World Bank and other institutions to raise capital. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Team India's studs and duds of the tournament March 27, 2015

    MS Dhoni's men were knocked out of the World Cup 2015 by Australia in the semi-final on Thursday following a 95-run defeat. Despite the loss, India can hold their heads high after a spirited showing in the campaign. Before the World Cup began, everyone had written India off. Even a...
  • Railways launch RuPay pre-paid debit card March 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Railway passengers can now book their tickets, do shopping and pay service bills using RuPay pre-paid cards, as the IRCTC launched the debit card service on Tuesday. The service was launched by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) in collaboration with the Union Bank of India...
  • World Cup 2015: Suresh Raina faces 'tennis serves' to counter bounce March 24, 2015

    Sydney: Suresh Raina is pulling out all stops to kill his inner demons by spending a lengthy time at the nets, trying to counter the rising deliveries by facing powerful "tennis serves". Practising with wet tennis balls to counter the pace is an age-old concept but the training module adopted by...
  • World Cup 2015: India combining well as a bowling unit, says Sunil Gavaskar March 19, 2015

    Melbourne: Impressed with the excellent bowling show by the Indian team so far, former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday said that the bowlers have combined well as a unit to pick all the opposition wickets in the seven wins on the trot in the ongoing cricket World Cup. India, who thrashed...
  • Ratan Tata to head railway's Kaya Kalp council March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Noted industrialist Ratan Tata will head a new innovative council of Indian Railways, called 'Kaya Kalp', formed to turn around the ailing state-run rail network. Apart from Tata Group's Chairman Emeritus, the Kaya Kalp council will also have two railway union leaders Shiv Gopal Mishra and M Raghuvaiah. (Ratan) Tata...
  • Corporate reactions to CNN-IBN Indian of the year awards March 18, 2015

    "Indian of the year awards is very good as it deals with socio problems. All CNN-IBN events have a benefit for the society. All the people they have chosen are very different people," said Yogesh J Lakhani, Chairman, Bright Outdoor Media Pvt limited. ...