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Public Accounts Committee to examine flexi fare system in Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto

The committee headed by senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge will also look into the development of railway land for commercial use by the Rail Land Development Authority.

published on : 21st September 2018

Indian Railways​ approves GE locomotives for operation

The locomotives are part of a USD 2.5 billion agreement signed in 2015 in support of government's public-private partnership 'Make in India' programme.

published on : 19th September 2018

Indian Railways end up sticking Golden Temple labels on tea kettles, invite SGBC's ire again

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee had slammed the railways after a video of plastic water bottles with stickers of Golden Temple went viral last week. 

published on : 14th September 2018

Railways to carry out independent audit of nearly 5,000 bridges

A total of 4,835 bridges have been identified for the third-party audit that is to be carried out with the help of international consultants.

published on : 12th September 2018

40 deaths in 75 accidents since September 2017: Railways record best safety figures in five years

There were two major accidents during this period, the derailment of the Utkal Express in August 2017 which killed over 20 people, and the death of 13 children in Uttar Pradesh on April 26 this year.

published on : 9th September 2018

Tamil Nadu college student climbs atop train, touches live wire, dies

Despite being warned by his friends, the victim scaled the top of the train, touched the wire and died at the spot.

published on : 8th September 2018

India's first railway varsity to function from picturesque Pratap Vilas palace in Vadodara

The university will be offering two courses -- Bachelor of Science in Transportation Technology and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Transport Management.

published on : 5th September 2018

Couple pays Rs 2.8 lakh for Nilgiri train ride

All for a whopping ticket price of Rs 2.85 lakh. The Lynns booked all tickets in the train for themselves to enjoy their journey to the queen of hill stations.

published on : 1st September 2018

Carriage Repair Shop to resume full-fledged operations

Railway Employees Unions and leaders of CRS Staff Union received an assurance in this regard from SCR General Manager Vinod Kumar Yadav on Thursday.

published on : 31st August 2018

Railways' computer-based recruitment tests from September 17

Around 1.5 crore candidates have applied for Group C and D jobs advertised by the Indian Railways.

published on : 28th August 2018

Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary: All coaches on India Railways to display Swachch Bharat logo, national flag

Instructions have also been sent out to plant trees along railway tracks and get both serving and retired railway personnel along with passengers to participate in 'Shram Daan'.

published on : 26th August 2018

Railways will not give Sudip Chatterjee NOC to play for Bengal in Ranji Trophy

Left-handed Sudip Chatterjee is employed with Metro Rail and the Indian Railways have summoned him for their pre-season camp, starting August 29 at the Karnail Singh Stadium in the capital.

published on : 25th August 2018

Railways set to come up with revised flexi-fare scheme next month

Sources said the ministry is planning to suspend the scheme temporarily as an experiment during lean months in some identified trains as they are seeing occupancy as low as 30 per cent.

published on : 25th August 2018

Concern as rising operational ratio throws Indian Railways off track

Top Railway officials expressed concerns over rising operating ratio and railways failing to operationalise non-fare revenue policies.

published on : 25th August 2018

Delhi Division: Railways to run Ladies Special Trains on Raksha Bandhan

The decision by the Indian Railways will be a welcome move by women across Delhi, who otherwise, have to brave tremendous crowd on a daily basis.

published on : 24th August 2018
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