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    Railway clerk held in Gurgaon
    Gurgaon, Oct 30 : An Indian Railways clerk has been arrested here for illegally selling train tickets, an official said Thursday.

    Irish national found dead near Kanpur
    Kanpur, Oct. 30 : The defaced body of an Irish national was found besides the railway track at Chandari station near Kanpur.

    14-year-old arrested in Austria over alleged threat
    Vienna, Oct 30 : A 14-year-old suspect has been arrested in the Austrian city of St. Poelten for allegedly planning a strike either at the Westbahnhof train station in the national capital Vienna or along the railway tracks leading to it.

    Bangalore becomes first railway station with Wifi facility
    Bangalore, Oct. 28 : Bangalore City Railway Station on Tuesday became the first railway station in the country to be fitted with Wifi facilities.

    Howrah station to have new restrooms for defence personnel
    Kolkata, Oct 28 : India's biggest railway terminus, Howrah Junction, will soon have a spanking new 'Sainik Aramgah' or restrooms for on-transit defence personnel to make their rail journey more comfortable.

    Gangman run over, Delhi-Ghaziabad train movement hit
    Ghaziabad, Oct 27 : Train movement between Ghaziabad and Delhi was disrupted for about two hours after a railway employee was crushed to death by an EMU train.

    Goods train derails in Jharkhand
    Latehar, (Jharkhand), Oct. 26 : A goods train derailed in Jharkhand's Latehar district on Sunday after it collided with another train at the Barka Kana railway station.

    Fire breaks out at military canteen in Mumbai
    Mumbai, Oct. 26 : A military canteen, adjacent to a railway station, was engulfed in fire in Mazgaon area of Mumbai on Saturday. However, no loss of life was reported.

    Man dies after falling from train in Delhi
    New Delhi, Oct 25 : A man from Bihar slipped and fell to his death while trying to board an overcrowded train at New Delhi Railway station, police said Saturday.

    Northern Railways runs extra train to Patna for Chhath rush
    New Delhi, Oct 24 : With Chhath Puja to be celebrated from Oct 27-29, the Indian Railways is making extra efforts to accommodate the hundreds of people heading home for the festival and ran an extra train to Patna Friday, said officials.

    CBI arrests Railway Board official in bribe case
    New Delhi, Oct 22 : A senior Railway Board official was arrested by the CBI Wednesday for allegedly receiving a bribe from Mumbai-based tour operators in return for facilitation to run special trains and additional coaches for tourism purposes.

    Gorakhpur cracker market gutted in fire
    Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct. 22 : A fire broke out in a cracker market near the Sahajanva railway station here on Wednesday.

    CBI arrests Railway Board official in bribe case
    New Delhi, Oct 22 : A senior Railway Board official was arrested by the CBI Wednesday for allegedly receiving a bribe from a Mumbai-based tour operator in return for facilitation to run special trains and additional coaches for tourism purposes.

    CBI arrests Railway Board official in bribe case
    New Delhi, Oct 22 : A senior Railway Board official was arrested by the CBI Wednesday for allegedly receiving a bribe from a Mumbai-based tour operator in return for facilitating to run special trains and additional coaches for tourist purposes.

    Sketch of suspect who set woman on fire on a train released
    Kannur (Kerala), Oct 21 : The railway police, probing the death of a woman who was set ablaze inside a vacant train compartment Monday, have released a rough sketch of a youth believed to be in the age group 22 to 25, who has committed the crime.

    Productivity linked bonus for railway employees
    New Delhi, Oct 18 : The government Saturday said that it has approved payment of productivity linked bonus (PLB) equivalent to 78 days wages for 2013-14 to all eligible railway employees.

    Notice to Railway Board chairman on contempt plea
    New Delhi, Oct 15 : The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued show cause notice to the Railway Board chairman on a plea seeking contempt proceedings against him for not complying with court's order on setting up a panel to review the 125-km-long Katra-Banihal section of the rail link to Kashmir.

    Hockey: Haryana, MP Academy in final
    Bangalore, Oct 15 : Expectedly, Haryana and MP Academy entered the women's final defeating Western Railway 3-1 and Karnataka XI 2-0, respectively, in the Hockey Karnataka's All-India tournament here Wednesday.

    Australian Richard Flanagan wins 2014 Man Booker prize
    London, Oct 15 : The first Man Booker prize to allow American nominees was Tuesday night won by an Australian, with Richard Flanagan triumphing for a novel of love and war that tells the harrowing stories of prisoners and captors on the infamous Burma railway.

    Modi makes railways an attractive investment destination
    By Ranjana Narayan, New Delhi, Oct 12 : Indian Railways has become an attractive investment destination, especially with the Narendra Modi government pitching for modernisation and upgradation of one of the largest railway networks in the world with high-speed trains and modern stations with ...

    Cyclone hits train movement in Andhra, Odisha
    Hyderabad, Oct 12 : Railways cancelled or diverted many trains in north coastal Andhra and adjoining Odisha in view of severe cyclone Hudhud which hit the coast near Visakhapatnam.

    Over 70 trains cancelled in view of cyclone
    Hyderabad, Oct 11 : East Coast Railway and South Central Railway have cancelled over 70 trains while short terminating or diverting many others in view of cyclonic storm Hudhud, which is set to cross Andhra Pradesh coast Sunday.

    Cyclone Hudhud's threat halts train services in AP, Odisha
    Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, Oct. 11 : The Railways cancelled trains in the eastern coast on Saturday as Cyclone Hudhud approaches with the threat of widespread damage.

    Over 40 trains cancelled in view of cyclone
    Hyderabad, Oct 10 : With severe cyclonic storm 'Hudhud' heading to hit eastern coast, Indian Railways have cancelled over 40 trains and diverted many others.

    No FDI in railway's core areas: Sadananda Gowda
    Bangalore, Oct 10 : Reassuring the workforce that foreign capital will not be allowed in main business areas of the railways, union minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda said Friday that there are no plans to privatise its core activities.

    Baggage thief caught at Ghaziabad station
    Ghaziabad, Oct 10 : The Government Railway Police (GRP) have arrested a baggage thief from Ghaziabad station.

    Indian Railways total income up 12.02 percent
    New Delhi, Oct 8 : Indian Railways Wednesday reported an increase of 12.02 percent in its total income during the first six months of the current fiscal which stood at Rs.73,403.67 crore from Rs.65,525.85 crore in the same period last year.

    Bottle crusher machine installed at Ahmedabad railway station
    Ahmedabad, Oct.8 : As part of the recently launched 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan', railway authorities in Gujarat have introduced hi-tech plastic bottle crushers at the Ahmedabad Railway Station in a bid to keep it clean.

    India needs holistic infrastructure development (Column: Active Voice)
    By Amit Kapoor & Sankalp Sharma : India is an infrastructure-starved country - be it roads, ports, railways, airports, power generation or distribution facilities, irrigation facilities, access to telecom infrastructure or even the very basic housing and sanitation infrastructure. Some ...

    Hockey returns India to days of yore
    By Veturi Srivatsa : It is back to the golden days when everything was forgotten if India's hockey team did well at major multi-discipline events. The majority of the present generation were not born when 48 years ago India beat Pakistan last. It was when Railwayman Balbir Singh Jr became a ...

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