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Eastern Railway

7 rail staff injured in train collision at Serampore

Train movements via ‘down’ mainline and reversible line of Howrah-Bandel Section were blocked due to the accident.

07 Apr 2019 5:29 AM

BJP ends bandh early, calls it successful

Saffron party withdraws bandh 2 hrs early, bandh peaceful barring some stray incidents of violence.

27 Sep 2018 6:05 AM

Blockade hits train services

The blockade which continued from around 8 am to 9 am at different stations was lifted totally at 12.10 pm, he said.

02 Aug 2018 5:58 AM

Divisional heads to ensure smooth rail functioning in rains

Wipers of the engines must be properly checked and cleaned for better visibility of drivers.

13 Jun 2018 6:25 AM

Goods train derails near Dhanbad, disrupts rail services for 10 hours

The single line train services, however, remained unaffected during the restoration work, he added.

10 Apr 2018 3:26 AM


WB: Proposed electrification of 881 km of rail network at Rs 771.54 Cr

7 zones of Bengal under the jurisdiction of Eastern Railway, South Eastern Railway and North Frontier Railway will undertake the project.

07 Feb 2018 4:19 PM

Protest against encroachers disrupts train services in Kolkata

A senior official of state government said that the railways did the eviction drive without informing the state government.

21 Nov 2017 11:42 AM

Dera Sacha case: ER trains cancelled due to mob violence

In a statement, the ER informed on Saturday that three trains scheduled to leave during the day were cancelled.

27 Aug 2017 5:02 AM

West Bengal: Three run over by train in Canning

Two siblings, a brother and a sister, and a woman in her sixties were killed as a Sealdah-bound Canning Local knocked them down.

03 Jul 2017 4:03 AM

RPF of Eastern Railway rescues 650 children, unite 251 of them with parents

Of the 650 children, 251 were united with their parents while the rest of the children were handed over to NGOs, police or GRP.

04 Jun 2017 4:40 PM


Kin struggle for info after derailment near Kanpur; ER diverts many trains

Help desks were set up at Sealdah station to respond to queries of anxious relatives of passengers travelling in the ill-fated train.

29 Dec 2016 4:17 AM

Alleged JeM letter threatens to kill CM Mamata, blow up Howrah Station

The letter sent to the Easter Railway, claimed Rs 50 crore, failing which the JeM would the CM.

13 Dec 2016 10:58 AM