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In a first, India to get two 'airport-like' railway stations in MP, Gujarat by 2019

While MP's Habibganj station will be ready by December, Gujarat's Gandhinagar station will be completed by January 2019.

25 Apr 2018 9:00 AM

Railways operating ratio indicates failure of its management: Chidambaram

An operating ratio of about 98.5 per cent in fiscal 2017-18 would mean a dip of more than two per cent.

21 Apr 2018 3:19 PM

Railways' operating ratio could be its worst ever in FY 18

The operating ratio has been hovering above 90 per cent for the last six years.

20 Apr 2018 10:55 AM

RInfra wins Rs 774 crore contract from RVNL

Company is well positioned in the emerging railway market and poised to capture a sizable share.

19 Apr 2018 2:38 PM

Madhya Pradesh: At least six injured in passenger train derailment

The derailment occurred around 10 pm, about 30 km away from the Katni railway station.

15 Apr 2018 10:07 AM


SAIL misses target for rail supply in 2017-18 for third year

This is the third fiscal year in a row the company has missed its delivery target.

12 Apr 2018 4:26 PM

Ahmedabad-Puri train coaches roll down 15km without engine, 7 suspended

Close shave for passengers as the train rolling down was stopped by putting wooden blocks on the track.

08 Apr 2018 12:06 PM

Railway catering services in trains, stations to attract 5 pc GST

The Finance Ministry has written to the Railway Board on March 31 about the 5 per cent rate.

06 Apr 2018 5:05 PM

City woman turns samaritan

Rekha has served the Indian Railways for 22 long years and is currently attached with the electrical department’s lighting division.

30 Mar 2018 1:18 AM

Piyush Goyal trashes report that claimed airline-like dynamic pricing in railways

Report suggested higher prices for faster trains, added charges for lower berth and travel during festivals.

18 Mar 2018 3:10 PM


1.5 crore job aspirants register for 89000 railway posts

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) will tentatively conduct the exam during April and May, 2018.

14 Mar 2018 1:44 PM

Passengers not to be charged for MDR booking of railway tickets

Benefits on govt transactions must be passed on to public, and they should not face MDR charges while making payments to govt.

02 Mar 2018 10:15 AM

Railways to install sanitary napkin dispensers at 200 stations by March 8

‘Dastak’ is an initiative started by RWWCO from Jan 1, 2018, which is dedicated to production of low-cost, eco-friendly sanitary pads.

27 Feb 2018 9:55 AM

India's first all-women non-suburban railway station starts in Jaipur

From selling and checking of tickets to security, all the operations will be controlled and operated by the 40 women.

26 Feb 2018 11:58 AM

213 railway projects report cost overrun of Rs 1.73 lakh cr

Statistics ministry monitors central sector projects envisaging an expenditure of Rs 150 crore and above each on regular basis.

26 Feb 2018 11:02 AM


Mandir wahi banega: Ayodhya station to change into Ram Temple replica

'The govt is concerned about connecting Ayodhya through rail to the entire country so that Ram Bhakts may visit the place,' he said.

21 Feb 2018 8:24 AM

Project Swarna: Gold-standard coaches to go to trains for 'poorest of poor'

Project Swarna was launched in 2017 to refurbish railway coaches, but covered only the premium Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains.

18 Feb 2018 2:58 PM

Sachdev sizzles with brilliant 125 break

He went on to pocket the fourth to clinch the match with the frame scores reading 68-20, 15-65, 125(125)-0 and 69-30.

15 Feb 2018 12:30 AM

Girish is second cueist to register 109 break

Girish produced a sterling performance during his 3-0 win against Pune’s Sahil Gadiya in 3rd round.

14 Feb 2018 1:05 AM

Railway to invest Rs 73,000 Cr to solve safety issues: Piyush Goyal

Given the rising volume of rail accidents, including head-on collisions, Goyal insisted on installing a more robust signalling structure.

13 Feb 2018 5:56 PM