More Trains in India?

Indian Railways now runs around 10000 Passenger Trains every day. Plans to increase the number of trains has resulted in an unexpected change in Indian Railways. Currently the Passenger Train Numbers are 4-digit numbers and this does not allow Railways to introduce new trains. So from 20th December 2010, the Train Numbers have been converted ...

Government, Compensate because I will not.

We regularly hear politicians & activists demanding government give “adequate” compensation to people for a calamity or accident or mishap. ┬áBut if we ask these people how much they have helped the improvished/affected person, we will not receive any reply. Reason – they would have never helped the affected person either financially or even through ...

Instant Money Transfer using Mobile

A new service was introduced by National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) last week – IMPS (Interbank Mobile Payment Service). IMPS enables instant fund transfer from one bank account to another across the country almost instantly. Currently this service is provided by 7 banks – SBI, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Yes Bank, Bank of India, ...