Outlook This Week: Transformation Of Indian Railways
The Indian Railways runs more than 12,000 trains to carry over 23 million passengers every day, connecting more than 7,000 stations. Yet, this behemoth inherited from the British is a neglected orphan. In Outlook this week, our cover story looks at how mounting losses, messy reorganisation and muddled privatisation plans threaten to derail the world’s largest transporter. Will Indian Railways survive the new wave? Also get to read about if influencers hold restaurants to ransom, and a melting Ladakhi glacier. This and much more only in the Outlook This Week.