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Rail plans pressurised coaches for track in Leh

Bilaspur-Manali-Leh line along India-China border will be world’s highest rail.

29 Oct 2018 12:27 AM

Rail activists slam move to get rid of chart system

Many a time, ticket checkers (TC) do not come to the coaches to check tickets.

02 Sep 2018 6:15 AM

Railways mourns Atal Behari Vajpayee’s demise

The railwaymen recalled the saffron leader’s dedication to the workers’ movement.

18 Aug 2018 1:13 AM

BMC, railways to conduct audits

Bombay HC sought to end the blame game played by both authorities.

13 Jul 2018 6:12 AM

Railways to accept digital Aadhaar, driving licence as ID proof

Railways will accept soft copies of Aadhar and driving licence provided they are in your DigiLocker.

05 Jul 2018 1:37 PM


Danger to civic life is the BMC’s responsibilty: Bombay HC

The petition sought that the Railways take measures for better crowd management.

05 Jul 2018 2:23 AM

Goyal urges railways, power ministries to ensure 24X7 power supply

Goyal stressed on the necessity to increase PLF of various power plants of the country.

19 May 2018 11:07 AM

Govt to release inflation index for 10 services as trial in June

Move will help track inflation in these services, which will also include ports, postal, insurance, banking, transport and air travel.

08 May 2018 4:31 PM

3 more years to achieve 2.82 lakh service centres: IRCTC

IRCTC registered only 38,500 RSPs till date, sources in the railways' e-ticketing arm.

07 May 2018 2:33 PM

16-yr-old girl sexually assaulted by 3 youths in Delhi-Saharanpur train

One accused arrested; police launch manhunt for the other two youths who managed to abscond.

02 Apr 2018 1:16 PM


Coal India lose monopoly as India opens coal mining to private firms

The reform is expected to bring efficiency in the coal sector by moving from an era of monopoly to competition.

20 Feb 2018 5:33 PM

Railways to focus on branding to promote rail tourism

PSUs under transport behemoth have also been asked to book air tickets for all its personnel from IRCTC website.

10 Jan 2018 4:03 PM

Jindal Steel could win a slice of rail tender: sources

Indian Railways officials have also expressed concern that JSPL lacks experience building rails.

25 Nov 2017 12:33 PM

Railways ends VIP culture, no gifts, travel privileges for senior officials

All senior officials have to relieve all the railway staff who have been engaged as domestic help in their homes.

08 Oct 2017 12:31 PM

MP min writes to Piyush Goyal, warns him of stampede at Gwalior station

Tomar, who is an MP from Gwalior witnessed the chaotic situation on Oct 1, when he reached the station to board Jabalpur-Nizamuddin train.

02 Oct 2017 3:59 PM


Modi may cut infrastructure funding on record low GDP

Tax receipts were about $7.8 billion in July, a little over half the monthly target.

19 Sep 2017 10:50 AM

Railways launches first DEMU train with solar-powered coaches

Twenty-four more coaches will be fitted with this system within six months.

14 Jul 2017 7:15 PM

Rains lash Mumbai, adjoining areas; suburban railway services delayed

Though heavy rains resulted in water logging in few areas of Sion and Hindmata area in Dadar, it did not affect vehicular traffic majorly.

01 Jul 2017 12:52 PM

GST kicks in: Education to movies, find out if services got cheaper

The historic indirect tax reform will change everything, from eating out to travelling, from education to telecommunication.

01 Jul 2017 12:23 PM

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik demands daily AC train service between Puri/Khurda Road and Mumbai

There are enough reasons for both the places to connect with each other socially, economically and spiritually, Patnaik said.

28 May 2017 5:15 PM