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Chinese firm wins contract for first mountain subway train

The train, with a carrying capacity of 2,322 passengers, can run at a maximum speed of 100 km per hour.

28 May 2017 10:25 AM

Railways to manufacture high-speed freight locomotives

Public transporter is looking to manufacture 800 such train engines over the next 11 years.

23 May 2017 12:40 PM

Mumbai: Luxurious Tejas Express to be flagged off tomorrow

Tomorrow is going to be a historic day for the Indian Railways, general manager of the Central Railway said.

21 May 2017 8:30 PM

Prabhu to launch free wi-fi facility at 28 stations in Konkan Railway

The wi-fi service will be provided at stations located between Kolad and Madure, the official said.

19 May 2017 6:24 PM

UP cop jumps off train to catch fleeing prisoner, thrashed by railway police

The UP policeman jumped off the train to catch a fleeing prisoner.

18 May 2017 5:27 PM


Railways gets Rs 500 cr from Nirbhaya Fund for CCTV cameras

Railways will install about 19,000 high definition CCTV cameras at 983 stations across country.

15 May 2017 1:13 PM

Mumbai: Anil Kumar Gupta takes over as General Manager of WR

The post was earlier held by GC Agrawal, who retired in February this year.

11 May 2017 12:06 PM

Railways to push for punctuality

The punctuality rate of railways in the period of April 1-16 was five per cent lower than that in the corresponding period last year.

22 Apr 2017 1:31 AM

Bhel bags order from Railways for solar power plant

The contract agreement was signed between Bhel and Indian Railways Organisation for Alternate Fuels.

11 Apr 2017 1:37 PM

View from my window seat

Over the bridges, into the woods, and overlooked urban spaces, Pune-based lensman, Shanu Babar offers a unique perspective of India.

05 Mar 2017 6:09 AM


Ro-Ro scheme to curb traffic mess in Delhi

About 30 loaded trucks were transported on the flat wagons from Garhi Harsaru station in Gurugram to Muradnagar in Uttar Pradesh.

03 Mar 2017 2:09 AM

Shop, watch films at train stations

Five local railway stations in city will turn into ‘one-stop’ destination for commuters.

23 Feb 2017 2:12 AM

Woman resists molestation bid, ‘thrown’ off train

The incident has once again raised questions on the safety of women passengers in trains.

25 Jan 2017 4:04 AM

Railways ups capex by over 28 pc on infra projects

Rail infrastructure projects in April-Dec 2016 witnessed a significant jump touching Rs 68,059 crore mark.

24 Jan 2017 6:04 PM

Help shift slums: Railways to NGT

Delhi government body had also said it was willing to pay interest at the rate of 7 per cent per annum which comes to over Rs 9.51 crore.

19 Jan 2017 1:32 AM


'Will roll out water management policy by Jan-end'

Railways says proposals include mandatory solar water heaters, water tariff, storm water management, among others.

11 Jan 2017 5:04 PM

City girl pulls the chain on pervert train artist

Taking a cue from Nikita Fernandes, Mumbai Police is hoping for a lot more women to come forward and report harassment.

14 Dec 2016 12:04 AM

Railways mulls fare hike as govt rejects safety fund proposal

The Railways had sought Rs 1.19 crore for a special safety fund but the Finance Ministry has agreed to provide only 25 per cent of it.

11 Dec 2016 11:24 AM

Central Railway tells passenger bodies to stop rail-rokos

Both the railways and the passenger committees have decided to meet every second Saturday every two months.

11 Dec 2016 4:21 AM

FinMin, Railways mull steps to boost exports

Exporters again demand cuts in freight rates to enhance price competitiveness in global markets.

24 Nov 2016 3:04 PM