Govt allows import of medical devices for 3 months

New Delhi, Apr 29 (UNI) The government on Thursday allowed import of medical devices, particularly oxygen devices, for three months to fight the COVID-19 pandemic which is sweeping the country.

The government permitted importers of medical devices for making mandat

Cabinet approves Bangalore Metro Rail Project Phase 2A, Phase 2B

New Delhi, Apr 20 (UNI) The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Tuesday approved Bangalore Metro Rail Project Phase 2A (Central Silk Board Junction to KR Puram) and Phase 2B (KR Puram to Airport via Hebbal Junction) of total length 58.19 km.

Cabinet approves Rs 4,500 cr PLI scheme to boost manufacturing of solar PV Modules

New Delhi, Apr 7 (UNI) The Cabinet on Wednesday approved implementation of the Production Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme 'National Programme on High Efficiency Solar PV (Photo Voltic) Modules' for achieving manufacturing capacity of GW scale in high efficiency solar PV mod

No harm in allowing pvt trains to operate on Railway track: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi, Mar 19 (UNI) Noting that modern train was the need of the day, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said that there is no harm in getting private trains operated on the Rail Ministry track. 
Citing an example that if a road is built, then everyone uses i

LS passes Demand for Grants for Railways, Goyal says Indian Railway will never be privatised

New Delhi, Mar 16 (UNI) The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Demand for Grants under the control of the Ministry of Railways for 2021-22 by voice vote with Railway Minister Piyush Goyal asserting that 
Indian Railway will never be privatised, it is India's property

Piyush Goyal flags off Kotdwar-Delhi Junction-Kotdwar Siddhabali Jan Shatabdi Express Special train

New Delhi, Mar 3 (UNI) Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday flagged off Kotdwar-Delhi Junction-Kotdwar Siddhabali Jan Shatabdi Special train through video conferencing along with Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'.

Speaking on the occ

India, EU agree to further deepen bilateral trade, investment relationship

New Delhi,(UNI) India and European Union have agreed to further deepen trade and investment relationship in the first high-level dialogue held between the two. 
The dialogue, held on February 5, was co-chaired by Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and the Eur

Goyal launches Railways' freight business portal

New Delhi, Jan 5 (UNI) Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday launched the national transporter's Freight Business Development Portal, calling it a one-stop cargo solution for seamless goods transportation.

"The new portal will be game-changer in ensurin

Railways to run 696 suburban services in West Bengal from Nov 11- Goyal

Kolkata, Nov 08 (UNI) Union Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal on Sunday said the Railways will run 696 suburban services in West Bengal from November 11.

Taking to his Twitter handle, Mr Goyal said, " Railways to run 696 suburban services in West Bengal from 11th N

Rs 50 lakh cr to be invested in Railways in 12 years: Goyal

New Delhi, Assuring that Railways would never be privatised, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said the government will invest Rs 50 lakh crore in Railways, in the next 12 years.In his reply on 'Discussion on the working of Ministry of Railways,' Mr Goyal said, 'There is no pri