Latest News Update on Railway

Related News Results: "Railway"




Ranikhet Express derails near Jaisalmer in Rajasthan, no casualties ...
Jaisalmer, Jan 21 : North Western Railway officials on Saturday said that no casualties has been reported after the train Ranikhet Express derailed near Jaisalmer late on Friday night, according to media reports.

Kolkata: Locals block rail track after train knocks down man, service ...
Kolkata, Jan 19 : After an elderly man was knocked down by a train, local people reportedly blocked railway tracks at Sodepur in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district on Thursday, disrupting train service for hours.

NIA demands transfer of Motihari bomb case
New Delhi , Jan. 19 : The National Investigative Agency (NIA) has written to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in connection with a bomb that was found on the railway tracks in Motihari Ghora Sahan in Motihari, Bihar, on October 1, 2016.

Kanpur train tragedy probe still on, will comment after clear picture ...
Delhi, Jan. 18 : Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinnha on Wednesday said a probe of the train derailment in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh is still on, and he would comment on it only after a clear picture emerges.

Minister of Railways unveils Mission 41k
New Delhi, Jan 17 : Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu unveiled Mission 41k during the Roundtable Discussion with External Stakeholders on Energy Initiatives of Indian Railways.

Two teenagers killed trying to film stunt on rail tracks in Delhi
New Delhi , Jan. 17: Two teenagers were killed by a speeding train while they were doing stunts and posing for selfies near a railway track behind Akshardham Temple in Delhi.

Man found dead in Kolkata canal
Kolkata, Jan 14 : The body of an elderly man was recovered from a canal near Garia railway station in Kolkata on Saturday, reports said.

Siemens Ltd. wins combined order worth Rs. 319 crore from diesel ...
Mumbai, Jan 13 : Scope of the order includes supply of Alternating Current Traction system for Dual Cab High Horsepower Diesel Engine locomotive and propulsion sets for Freight and Passenger Locomotives of Indian Railways. Siemens said it is looking forward to further enhance and unearth value ...

Siemens announces order deal worth Rs. 319 crore from Diesel ...
New Delhi , Jan 13 : Siemens Ltd. on Friday announced receiving of an order worth Rs. 98 crore from Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) to design, supply and install 48 Alternating Current (AC) Traction systems for Dual Cab High Horsepower Diesel Engine locomotive for Indian Railways.

Kolkata: Woman goes missing after giving birth, later found injured ...
Kolkata, Jan 12 : A 23-year-old woman who reportedly went missing days after giving birth to her child, was rescued in an unconscious state beside railway tracks in south Kolkata on Wednesday night, reports said.

Minister of Railways invites non Railways stakeholders to roundtable ...
New Delhi, Jan 11 : The Ministry of Railways organized a Roundtable discussion on Wednesday inviting various non-railway stakeholders on Environmental and Housekeeping Issues.

Indian Railways organises Round Table to discuss environmental and ...
New Delhi, Jan 11 : The Indian Railways (IR), on Wednesday, organised a Round Table discussion in New Delhi with non-railway stakeholders, on various environmental and housekeeping issues related to the department.

Kolkata: Rail blockade hits service in pick hours
Kolkata, Jan 11 : Demanding immediate reopening of a closed jute mill, its labourers blocked tracks near Kankinara railway station in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district on Wednesday, reports said.

PM Modi meets mother, does breakfast with her
Gandhinagar, Jan 10 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was in Gujarat to perform a ground-breaking ceremony for the Indian Railways at the Gandhinagar Railway Station and to join in several other events, on Tuesday said he skipped 'yoga' to meet his mother and spend some time with her.

Redevelopment project of Gandhinagar railway station: PM Modi ...
Gandhinagar, Jan 9 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed 'bhomipujan' of redevelopment project of Gandhinagar railway station.

Government's top most priority is to modernise railways: PM Modi
Gandhinagar (Ahmedabad) , Jan. 9 : Asserting that the railways are connected with every citizen and where the poorest of the poor is benefitted, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said his government has accorded its top-most priority to modernising the railways.

Indian Railways: PM Modi to perform Bhoomipujan in Gujarat today
New Delhi, Jan 9 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be performing a bhoomipujan ceremony (ground breaking ceremony) in Gujarat on Monday.

Odisha shocker! Disabled man thrashed by RPF staff for stealing mobile
Balasore, (Odisha), , Jan. 8 : In a shocking incident, a specially abled man was thrashed by the Railway Police in Balasore district of Odisha for allegedly stealing a mobile phone.

West Bengal: Police arrests man for allegedly killing stepchild in ...
Kolkata, Jan 8 : Police on Saturday booked a middle-aged man for allegedly murdering his 12-year-old stepson and dumping his body on railway tracks in West Bengal's Hooghly district, reports said.

CBI registers a case against Railway inspector in bribery case
Nagpur , Jan. 6: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday arrested an inspector and a constable, both working in Railway Protection Force (RPF) at Nagbhid Railway Station in Maharashtra in connection with a bribery case.

Maharashtra: Train services affected due to derailment of goods train ...
Wihirgaon (Maharashtra) , Jan. 6 : Train services have been affected on Kazipet-Balharshah section of South Central Railways due to derailment of a goods train at Wihirgaon station in Maharashtra.

Sonowal writes letter to Rail Ministry to put Majuli, Barpeta on rail ...
Guwahati, Jan 5 : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal shot off a letter to Union Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohian to immediately link Majuli and Barpeta to rail network.

Canadian National Railway: Uncertain future ahead
Calgary, Jan 5 : Canadian National Railway didn't fare well in the past 12 months with decline in cargo volumes, a failed takeover bid and divisions within the industry, according to media reports.

Railways announces 10 pct rebate in vacant berths from Jan 1
New Delhi , Dec. 29 : The Railways on Thursday announced 10 per cent rebate in the basic fare for vacant berths after finalisation of the reservation charts from January 1 onwards.

Suresh Prabhu reviews safety performance of Indian Railways
New Delhi , Dec. 29 : Concerned with the recent spate of train accidents, Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday held a number of meetings to review the safety performance of Indian Railways.

Hyderabad and Secunderabad railway stations get free Wi-Fi service
New Delhi , Dec. 29: Now, Secunderabad and Hyderabad Railway Stations will provide free Wi-Fi services to the passengers,

Sharif thanks China for Pak's fourth nuclear power plant
Islamabad [Pakistan], Dec. 29 : Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has thanked China for extending cooperation in nuclear field and said the two countries are also actively cooperating in many other areas including construction of roads, motorways, airports and upgradation of Pakistan Railways.

Sealdah-Ajmer Express derailment: Railways contradicts reports of ...
New Delhi , Dec. 28: The Indian Railways on Wednesday rubbished media reports suggesting that there has been loss of lives in the Sealdah-Ajmer Express derailment.

Sealdah-Ajmer Express derailment: Prabhu announces ex-gratia to ...
New Delhi , Dec. 28 : Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday announced an ex-gratia of Rs. 50,000 for the critically injured and Rs. 25,000 for those sustained minor injuries in in the Sealdah-Ajmer Express train derailment.

Sealdah-Ajmer Express derailment: No death reported yet, says ...
New Delhi , Dec. 27 : Hours after 15 coaches of the Sealdah-Ajmer Express derailed near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh, the Ministry of Railways on Wednesday said that there has been no death reported so far.