Speeding train killed guest workers: Autopsy

In the case of Hariohm Kunal, who died on the spot, it appears that he had been thrown off the tracks after being hit directly by the train.

published on : 6th August 2020

Frequency of trains to Bengal from Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad reduced over COVID situation

Passenger flights to Kolkata from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Pune, Nagpur and Ahmedabad have also been suspended from Monday till July 19 over the COVID-19 situation.

published on : 6th July 2020

At least 21 people, mostly Pakistani Sikh pilgrims, killed in train-bus collision 

Shah Hussain Express which was coming from Karachi to Lahore hit the mini-bus carrying Sikh pilgrims at an unmanned level crossing at Farooqababd, some 60 kms from Lahore, at 1.30 pm, officials said.

published on : 3rd July 2020

Will refund all tickets booked till mid-august on regular trains, announces Railways

Railway reservation rules permit passengers to book tickets up to 120 days in advance for all classes and trains under advance reservation period.

published on : 25th June 2020

More train services to resume within Tamil Nadu in bid to boost economic activity

Officials said the introduction of the new trains will be notified soon and the quarantine procedure for inter-zone travellers will remain unchanged for these trains

published on : 4th June 2020

Railways to use 50 per cent of converted isolation coaches to operate Shramik Special trains

The officials said these non-AC coaches will not be reconverted into normal coaches, but will be used as 'they are' for these services.

published on : 23rd May 2020

Travellers breathe easy as trains chug out after 50 days

Passengers, who arrived at railway stations with some apprehensions, heaved a sigh of relief as they boarded the trains after screening under strict vigil of authorities.

published on : 13th May 2020

Full AC trains all set to roll today. Take food & bedding from home

All the special trains will only have AC rakes and Rajdhani train fares will be applied, excluding the cost of food, which will not be provided on board.

published on : 12th May 2020

Passengers to enter Railway Station from Paharganj side

Entry for the passengers will not be permitted from Ajmeri Gate side.

published on : 12th May 2020

Loco pilots - The unsung evacuation heroes chugging along

A train pilot spoke on his experience of operating a Shramik Express, one of special trains operated by the Indian Railways to carry thousands of migrant labourers, to their homes.

published on : 10th May 2020

Train parcel services extended

Now, the duration of the services of these daily parcel special service trains has further been extended upto May 3.

published on : 27th April 2020

Get your train ticket queries answered with voice-enabled service in Hindi

IRCTC plans to launch AskDISHA in more languages along with many other additional features in the near future.

published on : 22nd February 2020

Kolkata woman found dead in train on route Siliguri

The woman's fellow passengers informed the GRP after the train reached Malda station, an officer said.

published on : 23rd January 2020

Three trains cancelled for safety work

The trains which have been cancelled from both the directions are Balasore-Bhadrak-Balasore MEMU, Kharagpur-Jajpur Keonjhar Road-Kharagpur MEMU and Howrah-Bhubaneswar-Howrah Jan Shatabdi.

published on : 28th December 2019

Removing cap on bulk booking of train tickets a blessing for touts?

While the change reduces hassles for commuters, unions have voiced fears that the provision would help touts thrive.

published on : 23rd December 2019
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