Full Coverage - 2011-12 Railway Budget

2011-12 Railway Budget

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Railway budget draws mix reactions from Mumbai commuters

Saturday , 26 February '11

Banerjee announced 47 additional services on Thane-Vashi, Thane-Panvel, Borivali-Virar, Andheri-Virar, Bandra-Virar and Churchgate-Borivali sections.
IIT Kanpur's project SIMRAN gets clearance in rail budget

Saturday , 26 February '11

Once implemented, the system would help passengers get the precise location of their train on the move, Vyas said.
Gujarat GSDP, per capita income rises

Saturday , 26 February '11

The per capita income in Gujarat is higher than India's per capita in 2009-10, the report stated.
How Rlys managed to project robust health

Saturday , 26 February '11

Indian Railways was in the red during the first nine months of the current fiscal.
Highest investment in Railways during 2011-12

Friday , 25 February '11

The Rs 57,360-crore earmarked in the annual plan for 2011-12 is the highest ever investment made in a single year for Railways, which runs one of the largest networks in the world.
My budget is pro-people, says Mamata

Friday , 25 February '11

Mamata Banerjee refuted charges that her budget was 'populist or West Bengal-oriented'.
Railways surplus projected to increase by 28%

Friday , 25 February '11

Indian Railways expects surplus of revenue over expenditure to rise by over 28 pct to over Rs 5,258 cr next fiscal.
Railways spends 42% earnings on staff wages

Friday , 25 February '11

Indian Railways, the country's single largest employer, spends 42 per cent of its revenue on staff wages and allowances.
4 special tourist trains to promote rail tourism

Friday , 25 February '11

To promote rail tourism, four special tourist trains called 'Janam Bhoomi Gaurav' will be launched.
56 new express trains to be introduced

Friday , 25 February '11

Fiftysix new express trains are proposed to be introduced this year.
PPP in Rlys exciting: India Inc

Friday , 25 February '11

Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee's rail budget today received mixed response from India Inc.
'Mamata hijacked rail ministry to serve local political ends'

Friday , 25 February '11

Jayalalithaa charged Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee with hijacking the Ministry.
Mamata shuts up Oppn with poetry

Friday , 25 February '11

Opposition members tried to corner her when she was rattling off new trains.
Union Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee presents the Railways Budget 2011-12 in the Lok Sabha.
2011 Railway Budget highlights

Friday , 25 February '11

Here are the highlights of the 2011-12 Rail Budget presented by Mamata Banerjee.
BJP dubs Rail Budget as West Bengal poll manifesto

Friday , 25 February '11

The entire focus is on West Bengal, and the rest of India has been totally neglected, says BJP.
Mamata did a commendable job: PM

Friday , 25 February '11

PM said no increase in freight rates and passenger fares in the Railway Budget would reduce inflation.
Mamata said her approach would be to build efficient railways while addressing needs of common man.
Rail Budget 2011: With eye on Assembly polls, Mamata keeps Bengal ahead of India

Friday , 25 February '11

With eye also on common man, Mamata leaves fares untouched – for the third successive year.