Railways resume catering services in select premier trains

The railways has also directed the IRCTC’s CMD to intimate the zonal railways about the exact date from which onboard catering services with cooked foods will be resumed.

published on : 25th November 2021

Railways Ministry to resume cooked food services for long route passengers

Considering the passengers demands, the railway ministry directed the IRCTC, which handles the services related to foods also in railways, to resume this service.

published on : 20th November 2021

Centre withdraws order stating 50:50 revenue sharing with IRCTC after shares tank

This decision came after shares of the IRCTC fell as much as 29% to hit an intraday low of Rs 650.10 on the BSE.

published on : 29th October 2021

IRCTC stock to take a hit on 50:50 revenue sharing move with Centre

Some analysts pegs the convenience fee for IRCTC at Rs 740-Rs 780 crore for FY23 and FY24, respectively.

published on : 29th October 2021

IRCTC considers adding more routes to Ramayana Yatra Train Tour

During the 17-day long journey starting November 7, travellers will get to visit nine cities including Ayodhya, Varanasi, Prayag, Chitrakoot, Hampi and Rameshwaram.

published on : 6th October 2021

Railways reevaluating bidding process for Rs 30,000 crore private passenger trains: Officials

Winning bidders were to be provided a concession period of 35 years on a revenue basis model.

published on : 18th August 2021

Most meals in South Central Railway Zone ordered in Vijayawada through IRCTC portal

According to IRCTC, which has tied up with local restaurants and eateries, it has served 73,354 meals between February and July-end in Vijayawada, after Indian Railways barred cooking on pantry cars.

published on : 13th August 2021

IRCTC resumes Pilgrim Special Tourist Train services

With half of the train coaches now upgraded to AC coaches and with modern facilities in place, the Uttara Bharat Yatra (10 nights and 11 days) will begin from August 27.

published on : 11th August 2021

IRCTC launches three pilgrim special tourist trains

Based on the type of class, the price has been fixed from Rs 10,400 to Rs 17,330 per person, DSGP Kishore said. 

published on : 24th July 2021

Cap on entry at weddings but not Bevco outlets: Struggling caterers vent ire over Kerala's unlock

The All Kerala Caterers Association feels as long as the government lets no more than 20 people at weddings and similar events, things are not going to improve for them.

published on : 14th July 2021

The cure of curry

Madam Curry, founded by Ishaan Kapoor of The Purple Plate catering company, is a new delivery-only venture that specialises in experimenting with classic recipes to give them a new twist.

published on : 24th April 2021

Food served must carry details of quantity, supplier: Railway Minister

Piyush Goyal has asked officials to ensure that meals served on board trains carry information about quantity and the contractor supplying it.

published on : 20th September 2017