Vande Bharat Express

'Vande Bharat manufacturing on fast track at ICF, Chennai': Railway minister

Vaishnaw also flagged off the 12,000th LHB coach at the factory and reviewed the station redevelopment plan for Chennai Egmore, the railway ministry said in a statement of Friday.

published on : 20th May 2022

India goes 'Atmanirbhar' route for wheels of Vande Bharat trains: Sources

According to them, the move is aimed at ensuring that 2.5 lakh wheels for the 400 Vande Bharat Express trains, to be produced over the next three years, are not delayed.

published on : 17th May 2022

Ukraine fallout: Railways to manufacture Vande Bharat wheels in Bengaluru to offset supply crisis

The first batch of 128 wheels, out of a cumulative order for 36,000 at a cost of USD 16 million, have been transported from Ukraine to its neighbouring Romania by road and are currently stuck there.

published on : 6th May 2022

Bengaluru's RWF set to supply axles for Train 18, India's fastest train

Train 18 is a semi high-speed train with GPS system operated by IR under the `Make in India' initiative. It touched 180 km/hr during tests and maximum of 160 kmph on commercial runs.

published on : 28th April 2022

Rail Wheel Factory to supply axles for India’s fastest train - Vande Bharat Express

The ongoing Russia-Ukraine crisis has given an opportunity for the Rail Wheel Factory (RWF) to ready axles for the prestigious Vande Bharat Express (Train 18) for the first time.

published on : 28th April 2022

UNESCO heritages visit now possible through Vande Bharat!

Railway minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Sunday after reviewing the developmental projects, stated for Khajuraho, announced that the Vande Bharat express trains would run for Khajuraho from New Delhi.

published on : 18th April 2022

On Women's Day, Railways runs Vande Bharat train with all-female crew 

Deepak Kumar, the chief spokesperson of Northern Railway, said that only the women employees of the zone performed their duties of ticket checking, running the train and guarding it.

published on : 8th March 2022

Is the target of 400 Vande Bharat trains by 2025 too fast and furious? Experts think so

Many experts revealed that the Integral Coach Factory in Chennai does not have enough production capacity at present to meet the target of rolling out 400 Vande Bharat Trains in 36 months.

published on : 14th February 2022

Hyderabad on track for Vande Bharat trains

These trains will steadily be introduced in all zones. At present, Vande Bharat Express trains were connecting New Delhi with Varanasi and Vaishnodevi in northern Jammu. 

published on : 4th February 2022

Coming soon to Bhopal! India’s first world-class station

There will be facilities like lounges, ATMs and others. There will also be lifts, escalators and moving walkways.

published on : 11th November 2021

Vande Bharat Express to connect Puri soon, announces Vaishnaw 

The much-vaunted Vande Bharat Express train will soon run from Puri, Union Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Thursday.

published on : 20th August 2021