Railway Board

Railway Board rejects Odisha’s request to cancel trains

In a letter to Mahapatra, he assured that the railway will notify the passengers regarding the restrictions imposed by Odisha by way of frequent announcements and messages to the travellers.

published on : 10th April 2021

Centre okays redesigning of Rail Bhawan, says Central Vista 'aesthetics' be kept in view

Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri informed Rajya Sabha last week that it has not finalised the number of buildings to be remodelled or demolished.

published on : 24th March 2021

Railway Board rejects ECoR’s ‘bungalow peons’ policy

An attempt by the East Coast Railway (ECoR) to bring back the century-old practice of hiring bungalow peons for its Class I officers has been struck down by the Railway Board.

published on : 16th January 2021

Not possible to give definite date for resumption of normal train services: Railway Board chairman

VK Yadav said by December, the national transporter had already achieved 97 per cent of last year's loading.

published on : 18th December 2020

CCTV monitoring, water coolers on trains soon as railways gear up to resume normal operations

The national transporter, in 2018, had launched a dedicated portal to record innovative ideas of its employees across all zones and implement them across the railway network.

published on : 13th July 2020

‘Most of the line will be built on 100 acres of railway land’

With funding already approved by the Railway Board, land acquisition would also not be an issue between Cantonment and Whitefield, say top railway officials.

published on : 22nd March 2018

Foot overbridges will be mandatory, CCTV cameras to be installed in Mumbai trains: Piyush Goyal after stampede

Piyush Goyal made the announcement in a meeting of the entire Railway Board after a rush hour stampede at a Mumbai station claimed at least 23 lives.

published on : 30th September 2017