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Government considers proposal to ‘right-size’ Indian Railways

The Indian Railways is drawing up a plan to rebuild and right-size the gigantic organisation.

21 Jun 2019 2:04 PM

Railways asks its top officers to travel by train

The Railways has asked its officers to submit reports after every such travel so that corrective steps can be taken and facilities can be improved.

18 Jun 2019 2:59 AM

Based on success, Indian Railways to hire female professionals for massage services

Indian Railways on Saturday announced massage services for passengers that would be made available in 39 trains deporting from Indore.

10 Jun 2019 1:38 PM

In a first, Indian Railways to provide massage service on board running trains

The service would be available for Rs 100 each for foot massage and head massage.

08 Jun 2019 1:53 PM

Railways launches ‘go green’ initiatives

June 5 is observed as World Environment Day and the Indian Railways has its own way of contributing to the cause.

05 Jun 2019 6:18 AM


TMC-BJP clashes: Train services disrupted, bomb hurled outside railway station in WB

Panicked passengers and local people were seen running for cover as armed miscreants moved around the area.

21 May 2019 4:18 PM

Microsoft to help Indian Railways employees connect with healthcare services

Microsoft had launched Kaizala app designed for the Indian market to enable large group communications and work management.

04 Apr 2019 4:15 PM

EC issues notice to Railways on use of cups with 'main bhi chowkidar' slogan

As the image tweeted by a passenger went viral, railways said they have withdrawn the cup and penalised the contractor.

30 Mar 2019 1:11 PM

Now book your train tickets in India through Google Pay

Search, book and cancel train tickets, with ease and convenience, right within the app.

20 Mar 2019 11:54 AM

Samjhauta Express services restored; train to run from India on Sunday: Railways

The official said the first train from India will leave on March 3.

02 Mar 2019 3:48 PM


IRCTC launches payment aggregator, IRCTC iPay

Under this new arrangement, IRCTC will have full control of the payment system.

28 Feb 2019 1:59 PM

Railways tighten security over possible attack

A low-intensity blast occurred near Dahisar two days ago and a bomb on a state transport bus was defused on Thursday.

23 Feb 2019 2:44 AM

ABB wins Rs 270 crore order from Indian Railways

The converters are custom designed for Indian Railways, manufactured at one of ABB’s largest factories for locomotive applications.

19 Feb 2019 5:23 PM

Indian Railways creates history as PM Modi flags off electric conversion locomotive

The Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) has converted the diesel locomotive to electric locomotive in Varanasi.

19 Feb 2019 1:01 PM

Gujjar agitation enters day 5, internet services snapped in Sawai Madhopur

The people of the Gujjar community have squatted on rail tracks for the last five days, movement of trains has been adversely affected.

12 Feb 2019 11:16 AM


Budget allocates enough funds for MUTP: railway officials

The interim budget presented by finance minister Piyush Goyal has allotted Rs 7,672 crore for the Central Railway.

02 Feb 2019 11:19 AM

Budget 2019: Railways gets Rs 1.58 lakh cr, highest ever for national transporter

No railway fare hike was announced in the Railway Budget for 2019.

01 Feb 2019 1:53 PM

Railways begin mega recruitment process, 10 pc reserved for economically weaker sections

Indian Railways will initiate fresh recruitments of 2,30,000 more employees under various cadres of Indian Railways.

24 Jan 2019 11:42 AM

Arrive at least 20 minutes before departure: Railways plans to seal stations

The security plan - with high-end technology - has already been put in motion at Allahabad and at Hoobly railway station in Karnataka.

06 Jan 2019 1:34 PM

Stampede-like situation as fire breaks out in Metro; 16 injured

Passengers claimed around 40 persons fell ill due to suffocation and a stampede-like situation occurred inside the train.

28 Dec 2018 12:41 AM