Vande Bharat Express

Indian Railways mulling another Vande Bharat Express between Delhi-Katra

Vande Bharat Express is capable of attaining a speed of 200 kmh, will cut down the travelling time between the two stations by over five hours.

published on : 17th July 2019

East Central Railway affirms feasibility to run Vande Bharat Express from Varanasi to Kolkata

At present, the Train-18 with all modern facilities for a comfortable journey runs at a maximum speed of 160 kmph between Delhi and Varanasi.

published on : 16th May 2019

Minor fire in Vande Bharat Express, none hurt

A minor fire was detected in the transformer of C-7 coach, the temperature of which was found to be 90 degrees centigrade, sources said.

published on : 7th March 2019

ICF sees ‘political ambitions’ behind shifting of Train-18 production to Uttar Pradesh

Critics have attacked BJP, saying the move is aimed at gaining political mileage in UP ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. 

published on : 1st March 2019

Stone chunks hit Vande Bharat Express; driver's screen, some windows damaged

An official said a shower of ballast came flying towards the train near Achalda in Uttar Pradesh when the Dibrugarh Rajdhani, crossing on the adjoining line, run over a cattle.

published on : 24th February 2019

Stone hurled at Vande Bharat Express, third such incident in two months

Investigation into several incidents of the sort in Delhi established that most of the stone-pelters were young children.

published on : 20th February 2019

PM Modi slams opposition leaders for targeting Vande Bharat Express

The Congress President had attacked the Make in India campaign and Prime Minister Modi after the Vande Bharat Express suffered a snag on its maiden return journey on Saturday.

published on : 19th February 2019

Vande Bharat Express delayed by 'dense fog' on first commercial run between Delhi to Varanasi

While travelling from Delhi to Varanasi on Sunday, the train was delayed by 1.25 hours. On its return journey, it was delayed by 1.48 hours, officials said.

published on : 18th February 2019

Piyush Goyal slams Rahul Gandhi's comment on 'Make in India' over Vande Bharat Express

The Union Minister said the modern coach factory in Rae Bareli, which is the Lok Sabha constituency of his mother Sonia Gandhi, is a live example of how Congress makes empty promises.

published on : 17th February 2019

After suffering snag on Saturday, Vande Bharat Express begins first commercial run from Delhi

"Vande Bharat Express left Delhi for Varanasi today morning on its first commercial run. Tickets sold out for the next two weeks already. Get yours today!" tweeted Railway Minister Piyush Goyal.

published on : 17th February 2019

Train 18 ready for commercial run on Sunday: Railways

Train 18, as it was formerly called, broke down about 194 km away from Delhi and 18 km away from Tundla railway station in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 17th February 2019

Aboard Train 18: A promise that could not be kept

The train was ultimately late by more than six hours due to a mechanical fault and reached the destination by 1 pm on Saturday.

published on : 16th February 2019

India's fastest train Vande Bharat achieves 130 kmph speed during inaugural run

Once India's fastest, the Gatimaan Express, which runs between Delhi and Agra with a maximum speed of 160 kmph and an average of 112 kmph, has now receded to the second place.

published on : 16th February 2019

Newly-inaugurated Vande Bharat Express runs into trouble twice while returning Delhi

The semi-high speed train was returning from Varanasi after it was flagged-off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at New Delhi railway station on Friday.

published on : 16th February 2019

Vande Bharat Express inauguration despite Pulwama attack, befitting reply to terrorists: Piyush Goyal

Forty CRPF personnel were killed and five injured on Thursday when a Jaish-e-Mohammed suicide bomber rammed a vehicle carrying nearly 300 kg of explosives into their bus in Pulwama district.

published on : 15th February 2019
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