Definition: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, standard, narrow, and dual. Other gauges are listed under note.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Railways map
Exclusive - Railways in talks with World Bank for infra fund
btvin.com - 5/28/2015 4:04:38 PM
Railway Ministry is in talks with the World Bank to set up a long term infrastructure fund as it looks to invest Rs 8.56 lakh crore to modernise the creaky infrastructure of the country's biggest public utility. A financing cell created by Railways ...
Port developments reflect the country’s promising maritime future
theworldfolio.com - 5/28/2015 1:27:10 PM
It will connect the north of the country with the south port of Pointe-Noire, and link railways, river transport and highways. The port’s capacity is planned to be 1.2 million tons and there are additional plans to construct a second port at the point ...
Neither a sprint nor a marathon
The Economist online - 5/30/2015 4:20:45 AM
Without faster growth of industry, the country will struggle to absorb labour it hopes to free up from modernising subsistence farms that provide a living to 80% of its people. The government is trying to help industry by building roads, railways ...
Chinese premier concludes four-country tour of South America
World Socialist Web Site - 5/30/2015 5:53:49 AM
In each country, Li announced a variety of trade and investment ... announced it would provide $50 billion in financing for infrastructure including roads, railways and power grids. Brazil, China and Peru also agreed to participate in a feasibility study ...
World Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings Industry
Market Watch - 5/28/2015 6:46:18 AM
GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-110Table 40: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis forPipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Geographic Region/Country -US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets ...
World optimistic about India, PM Modi says on govt's first anniversary
Times of India - 5/26/2015 8:57:31 AM
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the world is optimistic about India ... the job of connecting -- from the borders of the country to the ports of the country, through roads and railways, and also through Digital India and ...
Dawn - 5/25/2015 1:42:03 AM
QATAR, the world’s largest exporter of liquefied natural gas and one of the smaller oil producing countries, has enjoyed significantly ... including spending on infrastructure such ports and railways. Foreign exchange reserves, currently around $42bn ...
Suit-boot ki sarkaar is definitely better than suitcase ki sarkaar: PM Narendra Modi on Congress
Economic Times - 5/30/2015 9:14:15 AM
Many countries of the world have surpassed us on all accounts including poverty ... the poor do not affect the working capacity and output of the poor and labourers; Railways, on which the common man travels, is being changed for the better.
James Watt and the sabbath stroll that created the industrial revolution
theguardian.com - 5/29/2015 3:49:08 PM
Watt truly changed the world, it seems. Indeed ... networks of factories and mines, linked by railways, were spreading across the country, triggering a national frenzy for fossil fuels that has since become a global obsession. Steam power no longer ...
Google Maps allows turn-by-turn navigation—offline
Ars Technica - 5/28/2015 6:34:58 PM
“Now I can search and navigate the real world, online or offline,” Fitzpatrick said. In addition, Google announced that it will be pushing to make the map experience more useful to locals, allowing users to navigate railways in India, for example.
GCC coordinates to unify customary measures at train stations by 2018 - Kuwaiti official
MENAFN - 5/26/2015 7:17:18 AM
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states started considering the implementation of unified customary measures to transfer goods and passengers of member states by trains and railways ... of GCC countries, he noted.
World Bank officials to tour ‘dying’ Byo
New Zimbabwe - 5/20/2015 1:50:58 PM
SENIOR World Bank officials are visiting Zimbabwe to have a first-hand appreciation of the challenges facing the country. The two directors ... They will also visit the National Railways of Zimbabwe, the Cold Storage Commission as well as tour one of ...
Suit boot ki sarkar is definitely better than suitcase: PM Narendra Modi
Zee News - 5/30/2015 8:09:49 AM
It is for the people of this country to grade and evaluate us ... From controlling food prices to enhancing farm productivity; improving Railways to strengthening Roads; generating electricity to its 24x7 availability; building school toilets to setting ...
Bharat far away from Swacch: Brooming the country is a daily job, Mr PM
IN - 5/26/2015 6:01:33 PM
As he passes one year in office, India is as filthy as it ever was with some of the world's most polluted air ... The sanitation pledge alone requires building 70,000 toilets per day. The country is still 100 million toilets short of its goal while ...
PM Modi laid foundation of prosperous, strong country: Manoj Sinha
Webindia 123 - 5/27/2015 5:53:12 PM
Union Minister of States for Railways Manoj Sinha today here said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was successful in laying the foundation of a strong and a prosperous country ... strong message was also sent in the world from the foreign visits of Prime ...