"I am glad to state here that this is also a cost-effective project".
The NDA government is aiming to advance the date of rolling out the first bullet train from Ahmedabad to Mumbai by about a year to August 2022.
Goyal said the railway ministry and its Japanese counterpart have chose to advance the high-speed rail project, popularly known as the Bullet train, from 2023 to 2022.
Myanmar kills 3000 Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine
Myanmar denies Rohingya exist as an ethnic group and says those living in Rakhine are illegal migrants from Bangladesh. ARSA's declaration drew no formal response from the military or the government of Buddhist-majority Myanmar.
The 508-km Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed rail project that would be built on standard gauge will cost around Rs 1.1 trillion, out of which Japan is giving a soft loan of around Rs 88,000 crore at an interest rate of 0.1%, to be repaid in 50 years with a 15-year grace period.
Goyal further said that the new initiative will help boost the employment in the country.
Prime Ministers of India and Japan, Narendra Modi and Shinzo Abe, will flag off the project on September 14th in Ahmedabad.
Stating that India kept running railways on technologies that were discarded by other developed countries years ago, Goyal said introduction of bullet trains will revolutionise the country's outdated railway system.
Goyal also maintained that apart from technological leapfrogging, the project, through its Make in India component, will equip India with the ability to manufacture bullet trains with the latest technologies and eventually enable the country to export bullet train-related products as well. The next morning, they would attend the groundbreaking ceremony of the high speed rail project at the Sabarmati railway station. "It shall also benefit the farmers for transportation of agricultural produce in a fast mode", Goyal said. The distance will be covered in 2 hours and 7 minutes if it stops at four stations namely Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and Mumbai. The train speed is likely to be around 320 km per hour. According to railway ministry, the bullet train project will generate almost 15 lakh jobs in India. 81 per cent of the entire project cost will be in the form of a loan from Japan. He is a prominent Indian resident of Japan for 21 years.
"About 825 hectares of land would be acquired for the high speed rail", he said.
Audi R8 V10 RWS goes rear-drive for driving purists
Deliveries are expected to start in 2018 with customers paying 140,000 euros for the Coupe and 153,000 euros for the Spyder. The new limited-edition R8 V10 RWS is apparently aimed at "purists", according to Audi Sport GmbH boss Stephan Winkelman.
"A total of 24 high-speed trains will be imported from Japan and then rest of the rakes will be manufactured in India", Mishra said.
Parts of SC are under a tropical storm warning on Monday as Hurricane Irma continues to make its way up the Florida peninsula. Also approximately 146,000 customers with Georgia electric membership cooperatives did not have power at 10 a.m.
The city, located on Florida's west coast, was hit by Irma around 5 p.m., and parts of the town are facing significant flooding . Disney World comprises four main parks: Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom and Hollywood Studios.
With the Jaguars' success with eating up yards with the running game, Bortles didn't have to throw the ball all over the field. Fowler and Ngakoue were both still dominating, this time Fowler kicking the ball out of Watson's hand with Ngakoue recovering.
Slaven Bilic is thoroughly on the hot seat after the first three matches, and a defeat to Huddersfield would likely be the end. The Hammers have now kept four clean sheets in their last five top-flight home games.
As Hurricane Irma arrives, the collision of different pressure systems could spread high winds over a wider area, Panovich says. Schools were closed today in at least 33 counties, the governor said, but it will up to districts when classes will resume.
Just days removed from the biggest fight of his young career, UFC champion Conor McGregor is headed to another battle. The lawsuit for the August 17, 2016 incident was filed in court, March 28, 2017, seven months after the incident.
Given Florida's history of devastating hurricanes, it comes as no surprise that the clubs have had to deal with storms before. In Key West, residents are under mandatory evacuation orders from Monroe County as of this morning.
The North Central District Health Department in O'Neill says a mosquito trapped in Holt County has tested positive for the virus. In less than one per cent of cases, people develop sever neuro-invastive disease, which is potentially fatal.
Tension has always been high between the Rohingya Muslims and Rakhine Buddhists, leading to bloody rioting in 2012. The military said it was responding to attacks by Rohingya militants and denied it was targeting civilians.
The broadcast will begin at 11pm BST in the United Kingdom , so that's 3pm PST, 6pm EST and midnight on Thursday in Europe. What magic will Nintendo bring us? The company stated that there will be more content revealed for Super Mario Odyssey .
'SNL' hosts Dave Chappelle, Melissa McCarthy win Emmys
Despite giving audiences one of the best comedy series to hit TV, Dave Chappelle was never an Emmy award victor until now. She has been nominated several times in the category for her guest work on the live comedy sketch program.
Russia To Close American Consulate For 'Diplomatic Parity'
Currently, American diplomats may officially enter Russia at more entry points than Russians are allowed to enter the U.S. Russia might limit the number of American staffers allowed to travel outside the diplomatic missions' zones.
Germany's Merkel Points to Iran Talks as Model for NKorea
German officials blocked rallies connected to Turkey's referendum campaign to expand the powers of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Turkish citizens are warned to refrain from political discussions ahead of the national legislative elections of October 24.
Texans come out flat in loss to Jaguars
The Texans coughed it up again late in the third quarter when Watson fumbled on a sack by Fowler and Ngakoue recovered it. Watson completed 12-for-23 of his passes for 102 yards with one TD and one pick for a 60.4 rating.
Hurricane Irma leaves Florida powerless, moves north
In Tallahassee, crews were pulled off the road early Monday because of high winds, according to NPR member station WFSU. At 8:00 Monday morning, Irma's peak winds decreased to 70 miles per hour , and has dropped to tropical storm status.
More than 10000 flights canceled due to Irma
Along Florida's Gulf Coast, neither Tampa International nor Southwest Florida International were expected to resume service. Some airlines will fly crews in Monday to prepare to resume operations the next day, officials said.
Buckeyes Blitzed By Sooners
Since losing in Norman to the Buckeyes last season, the Sooners have won 11 straight, the nation's current longest streak. Oklahoma owned Ohio State , and Mayfield showed the whole dang state up right in the middle of the school's O logo.