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India's first engineless train sets record, passes 180 kmph speed limit

Train 18 is capable of touching 200 kmph provided rest of Indian Railways' system such as tracks and signals permit.

03 Dec 2018 9:36 AM

Clean cheat for Railways in Amristar tragedy, people’s ‘negligence’ killed 60: report

Report further classified the accident as 'error in working by public near railway line'.

22 Nov 2018 9:29 PM

RJio to take over as service provider for Railways from January 1

Fresh CUG scheme had since been finalised by RailTel and Reliance Jio has been awarded the contract to implement the scheme.

22 Nov 2018 11:17 AM

India's first engine-less train, Train 18, to go on trial run today

Indigenously developed high-tech, energy-efficient train, ‘Train 18’ is built at cost of Rs 100 crore.

17 Nov 2018 10:20 AM

Rs 65,000 crore set aside for Mumbai suburban rail revamp: Goyal

Maha govt actively supporting these infrastructure projects, which seek to improve transportation and passenger amenities.

12 Nov 2018 11:18 AM


Railways ran special 'unity' train to ferry 1,000 for Sardar Patel statue unveiling

The railways also ran a special train from Gujarat to Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu today as a show of unity.

31 Oct 2018 9:14 PM

Mumbai: Man caught with railway tickets worth over Rs 2 lakh in Mankhurd

Officials said investigations have shown that the accused has so far booked 2,042 tickets worth Rs 57.69 lakh using the same modus operandi.

28 Oct 2018 6:54 PM

'Got rid of Railway budget to remove political interference': Piyush Goyal

Piyush Goyal said there had been 'a dramatic shift in concept and execution of policies by this govt' as compared to its predecessors.

28 Oct 2018 12:20 PM

Amid blame game over Amritsar train tragedy, event organisers go missing

Municipal corporation councillor Vijay Madan, her son Sourabh Madan Mithu, main organisers of Dussehra event, have gone underground.

21 Oct 2018 8:46 AM

Amritsar train tragedy: Railways to launch massive anti-trespassing drive

Chairman Railway Board Ashwani Lohani said the railways has launched such campaigns in the past as well, but intermittently.

20 Oct 2018 8:51 PM


No penal action against driver in Amritsar train accident: MoS Manoj Sinha

Railway officials said that the accident was a 'clear case of trespassing' and no permission was granted for the event.

20 Oct 2018 5:47 PM

IRCTC to offer 'vrat ka khana' during Navaratri

These special meals offered by the IRCTC will be available through selected restaurants and at hand-picked stations.

11 Oct 2018 11:13 AM

RPF alerts Kerala over movement of Rohingyas into state

The RPF has issued a warning with a list of 14 trains on which the refugees from Myanmar are mostly moving from the northeastern states.

30 Sep 2018 5:21 PM

Tea, coffee served on trains to cost more

Readymade standard tea will, however, continue to be sold at Rs 5 per cup.

20 Sep 2018 2:39 PM

Best rail safety figures in 5 years: Official

‘Fatalities in rail accidents stood at 40 between 2017-18’

10 Sep 2018 12:14 AM


40 deaths in 75 accidents: Railways' records best safety figures in 5 years

The total number of collision and derailments have come down from 69 to 56 during this period.

09 Sep 2018 12:43 PM

'Plan Bee' a success for Indian Railways

A number of cases have been reported from several parts of the country, where elephants have collided with trains at railway crossings.

07 Sep 2018 3:48 PM

Railways providing best speed WiFi at 710 stations: Piyush Goyal

Paperless Unreserved Tickets have moved up from 195 in 2014-15 to 67,000 last year.

07 Sep 2018 12:04 PM

Newly married British couple books entire train for honeymoon trip to Nilgiri hills

The couple paid Rs 3 lakh to charter special train, introduced by Southern Railway, for one-way trip, becoming first people to do so.

02 Sep 2018 3:38 PM

Railways likely to miss August 2022 deadline for Bullet train project

The railways is contemplating opening a shorter 50-km section of bullet train route in August 2022.

31 Aug 2018 7:05 PM