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Railways to launch ‘Hamsafar’ from Bandra to Patna

A normal third class AC coach is considered just a notch above the non-AC sleeper and therefore these amenities are a first.

14 Jul 2017 3:02 AM

Railway Ministry to improve infrastructural pace: Suresh Prabhu

Only 42 per cent of electrification has been made so far and will double in next five years plan.

13 Jul 2017 5:39 PM

Quota for divyangs in 3ACs coaches

Railways to make stations accessible for differently-abled.

10 Jul 2017 2:04 AM

To reduce subsidy burden, Railways to offer options on senior citizen fare concession

The total amount of concessions given in senior citizen category is about Rs 1,300 crore a year, said a senior Railway Ministry official.

06 Jul 2017 9:13 PM

Railways to offer options on senior citizen fare concession

Railways is exploring ways to reduce the Rs 1,300 crore subsidy burden in the senior citizen category.

06 Jul 2017 8:17 PM


Railways plans a 'Give It Up' for train ticket subsidy

At present Indian Railways bears 43 per cent cost of train tickets incurred by passengers.

06 Jul 2017 1:03 PM

Railways plans infrastructure boost

Nine nations to redevelop over 400 railway stations in India.

05 Jul 2017 1:35 AM

Railways safety overhaul at risk due to rail shortage

State rail operator is in the middle of a $130 billion, five-year overhaul to modernise the world's fourth-biggest network.

30 Jun 2017 1:38 PM

Indian Railways to revamp Shatabdi, Rajdhani following complaints

In its first phase, railways has selected Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express and Mumbai-Ahmedabad Shatabdi Express for upgradation.

26 Jun 2017 4:52 PM

Tejas Express now on Delhi-Chandigarh and Delhi-Lucknow routes

Two rakes of the luxurious Tejas Express will be launched by the Indian Railways later this year.

22 Jun 2017 4:45 PM


Railways to induct 40,000 refurbished coaches

Railways also expect to manufacture 15,000 new coaches with modern features during 2018-19 and 2022-23 periods.

12 Jun 2017 11:11 AM

20 stations in Tier-II cities to be redeveloped

Indian Railways is firming up plans to join hands with Malaysia for redevelopment.

07 Jun 2017 12:26 PM

AC coaches to run on western line of Mumbai Suburban Railway: Indian Railways

AC coaches will run on all lines of Mumbai Suburban Railway in next three years.

05 Jun 2017 2:48 PM

Indian Railways asked to pay Rs. 75,000 after man's seat occupied by other people

It was alleged by Mr Kumar that some unauthorised persons entered into the compartment and occupied his seat.

04 Jun 2017 9:05 PM

IRCTC ties up with ePayLater to give 14 days credit

ePayLater enables a aperson to log out immediately after booking ticket so that they can make payment later.

01 Jun 2017 2:20 PM


Wrap-up: Tejas’ smart maiden run puts Indians in poor light

The floor of the train was littered with cups, pet bottles, wrappers and bags of chips, which the train staff had to clean at the end of the journey.

29 May 2017 1:12 AM

Railways to create separate fund for investment in sector

RIDF will help in station redevelopment, rail expansion, port connectivity and freight terminal upgradation in PPP model.

26 May 2017 10:10 AM

Long-distance train journeys generate 400kg trash: Officials

The Tejas Express was found damaged by passengers after its first trip.

26 May 2017 1:04 AM

Indian railways to export diesel locos to Myanmar

The 18 modern diesel locomotive export orders are executed by RITES, the export arm of the Indian Railways.

25 May 2017 4:23 PM

Luxurious Tejas Express will offer LED TV, Wi-Fi, CCTV

The train would run between Mumbai and Karmali (Goa) five days a week during non-monsoon period.

22 May 2017 2:53 PM