As part of its diversification activities, Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) developed a warehousing facility of railway land along a railway siding as a pilot project at Whitefield Goods Terminal at Bangalore after entering into an agreement with Indian Railways.
Gypsum is an important mineral for cement industry and prime mineral for plaster of Paris industry. It chairman and managing director SK Das spoke to HT.
The recent spate of attacks on women in the city, and the nationwide outrage against poor safety of women, has prompted the state government and authorities to sit up and take notice. Sayli Udas Mankikar reports.
Gurgaon police commissioner KK Sindhu spoke to HT's representative on the Gurgaon city's law and order situation.
Amidst the clamour for his resignation over the ill-treatment of protesters at India Gate and the negligence of some of his personnel Delhi Police chief said he did what the circumstances demanded. Jatin Anand
"It is ‘jungle-raj’ that prevails in Uttar Pradesh. The law and order situation goes for a toss each time the SP comes to power," BSP chief Mayawati spoke to Hindustan Times
on her party’s strategy on the quota bill and a range of issues. Excerpts from the interview.
Kiran Walia, minister for women and child development gets intimate about what the government does for rape victims.
The helpine (103) is very useful. It provides information and help will reach within three to ten minutes. HT reports
We have improved these stations significantly with dedicated plans. We're relentlessly working to improve passenger amenities. Our 90% focus is on safe operations, which often goes unnoticed.
The 32nd edition the India International Trade Fair (IITF) is currently held at Pragati Maidan. HT interviews ITPO chairman and managing director Rita Menon.
Himself facing corruption allegations, former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa believes that "leveling of corruption charges against anyone and everyone" is a "worrying" trend in Indian democracy. Vikas Pathak
During the past 25 years, the exports of handicrafts have made a phenomenal growth and during the year 2011-12 they stood at Rs. 12,975 crore.
Information Commissioner Deepak Sandhu has been the government’s spokesperson and is one of the most senior commissioners in the Central Information Commission. Sandhu spoke to Chetan Chauhan on impact of recent Supreme Court order and the new Right To Information rules.
Amid the controversies over the critical financial health of the railways, one achievement has gone unnoticed: That the railways have laid more than 1,400km of new tracks in the past two years, against the earlier annual average of 180km. Railway Board member (engineering) AP Mishra — the man responsible for the achievement— spoke to Srinand Jha in an exclusive interview. Excerpts:
Amid the fluid political situation, UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav talks
to Sunita Aron
on a range of issues including the Samajwadi Party’s support to the UPA, preparedness for polls and the perception of his govt having too many power centres.