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IRCTC's Rail Neer bottle to get a new look
New Delhi, Sept. 4 : The Rail Neer bottle, the hugely popular packaged water with railway travellers, is getting a facelift that will be sleeker in design, longer in shape, a bit thinner and more curvaceous at the top for a better grip.
Mangalore Express derailment: Ministry monitoring situation, best ...
New Delhi, Sept. 4 : Detailing Chennai-Mangalore Express derailment, Chief Public Relations Officer of Railways Anil Saxena on Friday assured that the Railway Ministry is monitoring the situation, adding that best medical facilities will be given to the injured.
Non-stop Duronto will now have commercial stoppages
Kolkata, Sep 3 : In a bid to augment its finances and cater to growing demand from passengers, the railways will provide commercial stoppages on the high-speed Duronto Express trains - which so far were non-stop trains with passengers allowed to board and alight only in the originating and ...
Government to utilise financial resources for infra creation: Sinha
New Delhi, Sep 3 : Union Minister Jayant Sinha said on Thursday that the government plans to employ enormous financial resources to hasten infrastructure development in railways and highways for boosting economic growth.
Hungary opens station to refugees after stand-off
Budapest, Sep 3 : Hungarian authorities on Thursday opened the main railway station in the capital Budapest to refugees following a two-day stand-off, the media reported.
WB: Strike affects SER train services
Kolkata, Sept 2 : Train services of South Eastern Railway in West Bengal have been partially affected due to agitation at different stations over South Eastern Railway in view of all India general strike called by Central Trade Unions.
Pak food authority seizes large amounts of suspected pork near Lahore ...
Karachi, Sep 2 : Pakistan Punjab's Food Authority (PFA) team has seized a large amount of suspected pig meat near Lahore Railway Station.
Patna railway station on alert after SMS bomb threat
Patna, Sep 2 : Security was tightened at Bihar's Patna railway station on Wednesday, after police received an unidentified SMS threatening that the station would be blown up.
West-Central Railway axes unmanned level crossings
New Delhi, Sep 2 : The West-Central Railway has become the first railway division in the country to do away with unmanned level crossings.
Bengal's dubious distinction: Topping in crime on rail tracks
Kolkata, Sep 2 : Far from evoking feelings of romance or nostalgia, train journeys in West Bengal now are replete with morbid tales of blood, gore and wails of the innocent, with the state topping the country in terms of murders, rapes and kidnappings on the railway tracks.
West-Central Railway eliminates all unmanned crossings from its system
New Delhi, Sept 2 : The West-Central Railway (Headquarter- Jabalpur) Zone on Wednesday became the first railway zone in the Indian Railways to eliminate all unmanned level crossings from its system by 31st August, 2015.
NGT frowns on direct discharge toilets on railways
Pune, Sep 1 : The National Green Tribunal (West Zone) has directed the environment directorate of the railway ministry to file a reply on the issue of direct discharge through toilets on the Indian Railways system which leads to massive pollution, an activist said on Tuesday.
Railway minister launches three IT initiatives
New Delhi, Sep 1 : Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday launched three IT initiatives developed by the Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS), the ministry's IT arm.
Hungarian railway station denies access to refugees
Budapest, Sep 1 : The Hungarian authorities reopened the Keleti train station here after closing it for over an hour but hundreds of refugees waiting to board trains were denied access, a media report said on Tuesday.
Railway Minister inaugurates gauge conversion project
New Delhi, Sep 1 : Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday flagged off two trains to mark the completion of Rs. 260 crore gauge conversion of the 122 km Loharu-Sikar railway line in Rajasthan.
Rail services to shut in Tripura for gauge conversion
Agartala/Guwahati, Aug 31 : Tripura would remain out of the rail network for more than six months as the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) would undertake gauge conversion work from September 20, an official said here on Monday.
Refugees demonstrate in Budapest
Budapest, Aug 30 : Several hundred refugees gathered at Budapest's Eastern (Keleti) Railway Station on Sunday, demanding they be allowed to travel on to Germany, Hungarian television channel M1 reported.
Senior media professional Prof. K. M. Shrivastava, passes away
New Delhi, Aug 29 : Renowned media professional Prof. K.M. Shrivastava who was also the senior-most Professor at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi passed away at the age of 63, on Friday night at the Nizamuddin Railway station here.
Indian Railways should launch 'Zero Accident Mission': Prabhu
New Delhi, Aug 29 : Indian Railways needs to launch "Zero Accident Mission" with a definite time frame, said Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday.
Will launch 'Zero Accident Mission' soon: Prabhu
New Delhi, Aug. 29 : Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday that he will soon be launching the "Zero Accident Mission" which will leave no scope for accidents even in case of human errors.
Centre issues order to include 13 central Acts in Land Law
New Delhi, Aug. 29 : The Centre has issued an order to include 13 central acts like the National Highway and Railways Acts in the Land Law to extend benefits to those whose land is acquired.
PM reviews railway projects in Andhra
Hyderabad, Aug 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday reviewed the pending railway projects in Andhra Pradesh through a video conference with Chief Secretary I.Y.R. Krishna Rao.
WB: Policemen injured in clash at Habra station, train service ...
Kolkata, Aug 24 : Few policemen were injured during a clash with rail-road blockers at Habra railway station in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal on Monday.
Trains passing through wildlife sanctuaries in east reduced, SC told
New Delhi, Aug 24 : The Indian Railways Monday told the Supreme Court that it has reduced the number of passenger trains passing at night through wildlife sanctuaries in Assam and West Bengal having large elephant populations by 76 percent.
Railways cancel two trains, divert 15 due to accident
Hyderabad/Bengaluru, Aug 24 : The railways have cancelled a couple of trains and diverted 15 others due to the derailment of the Bengaluru City-Nanded Express after a truck collided with it in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district early Monday.
Railways cancel two trains, divert 15 due to accident
Hyderabad, Aug 24 : The railways have cancelled a couple of trains and diverted 15 others due to the derailment of the Bengaluru City-Nanded Express after a truck collided with it in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district early Monday.
Railway Minister Prabhu says ex gratia will be given to injured and ...
New Delhi, Aug.24 : Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday said that the government will announce an ex gratia payment for those injured and to the relatives of the five persons killed in this morning's Bangalore-Nanded Express-lorry accident in Anantpur, Andhra Pradesh.
South Central, South Western Railway trains diverted: Railway PRO
New Delhi, Aug.24 : Some trains on the South Central and South Western Railway lines have been diverted, said Anil Saxena, PRO of the Railways on Monday soon after a Bangalore-Nanded Express train collided with a lorry in crossing the railway track in Anantpur, Andhra Pradesh.
Five dead, 25 injured after Bangalore-Nanded Express collides with ...
Anantpur (Andhra Pradesh), Aug.24 : At least five persons were killed and another 25 were injured erly on Monday when the Bangalore-Nanded Express train collided with lorry which was crossing the railway track in Anantpur, Andhra Pradesh.
Goods train derails in Kathua due to technical fault
Kathua, Aug.23 : A goods train derailed on the Jammu-Pathankote railway route in Kathua, leading to disruption of traffic, on Sunday.