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Modi wants 24-hour point-to-point rail, road connectivity and ports

NEW DELHI: From building coastal expressways as part of a plan to upgrade the road and rail network to ensure that a person can reach any point in the country within 24 hours, to boosting labour reforms so that workers are employed for “fixed terms” instead of on contract; from new legislation on conflict of interest to adding a health knowledge institute to every district hospital — a 17-point people-oriented agenda has been sent by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to his ministries. 469 more words


Negotiators return Thursday for more face-to-face LIRR contract talks

A new LIRR contract could be in the works as both sides break until Thursday morning.

On Wednesday morning, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo described his outlook as “cautiously optimistic.” 116 more words