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Railways to accept digital Aadhaar, driving licence as valid ID proof

However, the IDs will only be accepted if they are in DigiLocker, a digital storage service operated by govt.

05 Jul 2018 2:06 PM

'Muck special' trains now run daily to collect garbage from Mumbai tracks

Officials say that increasing garbage levels are defacing the railways, as well as clogging drainage lines, which leads to water-logging.

19 Jun 2018 7:00 PM

Railways to issue credit card-like medical cards to employees, pensioners

At present, the medical cards issued by the zonal railways are in the form of booklets which resemble ration cards.

16 Jun 2018 3:03 PM

West Bengal trekker dies near Panpatiya glacier

Some members managed to reach Ukhimath yesterday and informed the local administration.

14 Jun 2018 6:39 AM

Railways earns Rs 42.15 crore from ticketless travellers in a month

The earnings from April to May 2018 showed an increase of 2.25 per cent as compared to earnings of Rs 41.22 crore registered in 2017.

08 Jun 2018 9:50 AM


I stand corrected: Shabana Azmi issues apology to railways for her tweet

The 30-second video shows 3 people squatting, rinsing plates in what appears to be a puddle of water in a pothole.

06 Jun 2018 9:02 PM

Railways plan to decongest New Delhi station, connect two Metro lines

Presently, entry to the station from Bhavbhuti Marg on Ajmeri Gate side is zig-zag and narrow which is one of the reasons for traffic jams.

06 Jun 2018 11:01 AM

Now, get ready to pay huge fine for carrying excess luggage in trains too

Passengers will have to pay up to 6 times the stipulated amount as penalty, if caught travelling with overweight luggage.

05 Jun 2018 7:43 PM

Train delays to affect promotions, Piyush Goyal tells officials: PTI sources

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal warned heads of zonal railways that delays in train services will defer their appraisal proportionately.

03 Jun 2018 4:22 PM

Sanitary napkins, condoms to soon be available at toilets of railway stations

The policy said each facility was to have separate toilets for men, women and Divyangjans with provision of both style commodes in them.

26 May 2018 1:35 PM


Railways draws action plan to increase coal supply to power plants

The Centre has also ensured that the power plants will get adequate supplies of the dry-fuel.

26 May 2018 12:50 PM

NCR may face blackout as power plants short of coal

Some have coal stock availability for only one or two days: Minister.

26 May 2018 4:24 AM

Passengers to soon get airline-like food as Railways plans major catering revamp

Rly Chairman Ashwani Lohani said that the new menu would be served from July -- first on an experimental basis in premium trains.

12 May 2018 4:28 PM

Kerala: Coolie uses free rail WiFi to prepare for civil services, clears exam

Sreenath K has been earning his livelihood carrying heavy luggage at Ernakulam Junction in Kerala for the past 5 years.

08 May 2018 6:32 PM

Indian Railways magazine goes pink, dedicates May edition to women staff

The magazine turns spotlight on women TTEs and testimonials from them on working with the national transporter.

08 May 2018 4:20 PM


Railway staff to go on 72-hr hunger strike from tomorrow for higher pay

The strike has been called against non-implementation of 7th pay commission's provisions and attempted privatisation of railways.

07 May 2018 9:29 PM

Distinctly coloured women coaches to be located in centre of trains now

The changes will be brought about as part of the national transporter's plan to mark 2018 as the year for security of women.

05 May 2018 6:19 PM

Indian Railways: worst punctuality in 3 years, 30 pc trains late in 2017-18

Data also shows number of accidents in Indian Railways fell to two-digit figures for first time in 35 years.

04 May 2018 5:39 PM

Incredible India: 2 Maharashtra railway stations country's most beautiful

Chandrapur and Ballarpur railway stations in Maharashtra's Chandrapur district have been selected as most beautiful stations in India.

04 May 2018 1:55 PM

Watch: Video suggests water from train toilet being used in tea cans, vendor fined

A vendor has been slapped with fine of Rs 1 lakh after video suggested mixing of water from a train toilet in tea and coffee.

03 May 2018 9:34 AM