Thursday, October 19 2017

October 13, 2017

India Announces Several Capacity Building Scholarships For Neighbouring Countries

New Delhi-India throws open its Science and Technology Institutions to its friendly neighbouring countries and announces a slew of R&D programs for capacity building in these countries. The Scientific Ministries and Departments of the Government of India have active international collaboration in science and technology both at the bilateral and regional level. Today India is

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October 13, 2017

Railways introduces Tri weekly new Special Rajdhani between Delhi – Mumbai route

New Delhi-To fulfill the long overdue demand of passengers & to provide faster and convenient connectivity to passengers between two metros Delhi and Mumbai, Ministry of Railways is introducing a new Special Rajdhani Express between Delhi & Mumbai from 16th October, 2017. Flexi Fare shall not be applicable in this train. Indian Railways are already

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October 13, 2017

Significant Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in India duiring September, 2017

New Delhi : India records 18.8% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in September, 2017 over September, 2016 and 71% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in India on E-Tourist Visa in September, 2017 over September, 2016. During the month of September, 2017 total of 1.18 lakh tourist arrived on e-Tourist Visa as compared to 0.69 lakh

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October 10, 2017

Indian tourists visiting Sri Lanka increased 26.6 percent

Indians account for the largest tourist arrivals in Sri Lanka followed by China.Sri Lankan tourism bureau said tourist arrivals from India grew by 26.6 percent last month to 34,481 compared to a year ago.The overall tourists from India have gone up by 6.1 percent to 267,601 so far this year.However, tourist arrivals to Sri Lanka

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October 10, 2017

Indian Railways for increasing the speed of passenger trains to 200 kmph

A Joint Declaration of Intent was signed between Ministry of Railways and Germany in Rail Bhavan in the presence of Ashwani Lohani, Chairman, Railway Board regarding carrying out of feasibility study on existing Chennai-Kazipet corridor of Indian Railways by German Railways for increasing the speed of passenger trains to 200 kmph on 50.50 percent cost

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