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Utkal Express derailment: Railway Safety Commissioner attributes ...
Khatauli (Uttar Pradesh) , August 21 : In the aftermath of the derailment of Utkal Express on Saturday, Railway Safety Commissioner Shailesh Kumar Pathak said, based on preliminary investigation, the accident could be attributed to human failure.

Congress demands Suresh Prabhu's resignation over Utkal train ...
New Delhi , August 21 : The Congress on Monday demanded Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu's resignation after the derailment of the Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express, which claimed the lives of 23 people and left more than 100 injured, at Muzaffarnagar.

China's Chongqing is being transformed into global investment ...
CHONGQING, China, Aug. 21, 2017 : Most recently gaining international stature as the eastern terminus of the Chongqing-Sinkiang-Europe International Railway connecting Eurasia, the city of Chongqing in the western part of China has maintained its leading position in terms of GDP among the country's ...

Railways accidents become continuing story in three years of NDA ...
New Delhi , August 21 : After the Government yesterday suspended four railway officials and sent Northern Railway General Manager R.N. Kulshrestha on leave in Utkal train derailment tragedy in Muzaffarnagar, the Congress Party on Monday said that the railways accident has become the continuing ...

Utkal train derailment: Northern Railway General Manager sent on ...
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , August 20 : In wake of the recent Utkal train derailment tragedy in Muzaffarnagar, which claimed 20 lives, the Government on Sunday suspended four railway officials and sent Northern Railway General Manager R.N. Kulshrestha on leave.

Utkal train derailment: Railway Safety Commissioner to hold site ...
New Delhi , August 20 : The Commissioner of Railway Safety will on Monday conduct an inspection of the Utkal train derailment site.

Utkal train derailment: PM Modi, Railway Minister should resign, says ...
West Bengal , August 20 : The All India Trinamool Congress (TMC), on Sunday dubbed the Utkal train derailment tragedy as 'an unfortunate incident' and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu to resign from their respective posts.

Muzaffarnagar derailment: Owner of the damaged house demands ...
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , August 20 : Pintu Chaudhary, the owner of the house that got damaged in the train derailment in Muzaffarnagar, on Sunday said that he would file a case against the Railways and demand a compensation from the authorities.

Utkal Express derailment: 'Driver was not informed of the ...
New Delhi , Aug 20 : Following the derailment of 14 coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express which killed 23 people, former Railway Board chairman Arunendra Kumar on Sunday said that the prima facie, it appears that the driver of the train was not aware of the construction work and, ...

Northern Circle to begin probe from Monday: Railway Board on Utkal ...
New Delhi August 20 : Member of Traffic Railway Board, Mohammad Jamshed on Sunday assured that strict action will be taken against those found guilty prima facie in the Utkal Express derailment, adding that investigation will be done to see if any guidelines were not followed.

Condemnable 'man-made' tragedy: Yechury on Utkal Express derailment
New Delhi , Aug 20 : Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI(M)) leader Sitaram Yechury on Sunday slammed the Centre over the Muzaffarnagar train derailment disaster and said it was a condemnable man-made tragedy for which the Railways is responsible.

Investigation will be done if safety was hampered: Indian Railways
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) August 20 : General Manager of Northern Railways, Rajiv Kumar on Sunday said that a probe is underway in the Utkal Express derailment, adding if there was a minor work on the tracks when the accident took place which affected the safety of the public, then a required ...

Need a 'five-year plan' for Indian railways: BJP
New Delhi , Aug. 20 : Following the derailment of 14 coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express which killed 23 people, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday suggested a five-year plan for the Indian Railways, adding that all the money earned by the Railways should remain with it.

'No room for laxity': Prabhu issues directives to CRB over UP ...
New Delhi , Aug. 20 : Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has ordered the Chairman of the Railway Board (CRB) to fix responsibility on prima facie evidence by end of the day, in connection with the Utkal Express derailment in which 23 people have been killed.

Modi Govt. blatantly ignoring Railway safety, says Congress
New Delhi , Aug 20: The Congress on Sunday questioned efforts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government in ensuring Railway safety and demanded strong initiatives in this regard to prevent Muzaffarnagar type rail accidents from occurring.

259 killed in 27 train accidents under Modi Govt.: Congress
New Delhi , Aug. 19 : The Congress Party on Saturday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the recent derailment of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express, near Khatauli railway station in Muzaffarnagar and accused the Centre for being careless regarding the safety of the ...

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Northern Railways assures alternate ...
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , August 19 : The Northern Railways calling the Muzaffarnagar tragedy an unfortunate incident, have said that there are over 30 injuries and few casualties where the actual figures are being verified.

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: 11 killed, over 30 injured
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , August 19 : The Indian Railways has informed that 14 coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express derailed near Khatauli railway station in Muzaffarnagar, adding that at least 11 people have died and over 30 have been injured.

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: President, PM Modi offer condolences
New Delhi , Aug 19 : President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday expressed condolences to the grieving kin of the victims who lost their lives in the derailment of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express, which took place near Khatauli railway station in Muzaffarnagar.

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Yogi Adityanath sends two ministers ...
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) , Aug 19 : Terming the derailment of 14 coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express which took place near Khatauli railway station in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh as 'unfortunate', Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday said that he has sent two of his ministers ...

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Centre announces ex gratia of Rs 3.5 ...
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , August 19 : Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has announced ex gratia of Rs 3.5 lakh for the kin of those who have been killed in the Muzaffarnagar train derailment, Rs. 50 thousand for those who are seriously injured and Rs. 25 thousand for people with minor ...

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Odisha CM announces ex gratia for ...
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , Aug 19 : Expressing deep condolences at the loss of life in the derailment of six coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express which took place near Khatauli railway station in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday ...

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: 15-20 injured, teams of PAC, ATS ...
New Delhi , Aug 19 : Following the derailment of six coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express which took place near Khatauli railway station in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, the Indian Railways informed that around 15-20 people have been injured and that an alternate arrangement is being ...

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Suresh Prabhu steps in, orders enquiry
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , August 19 : Following the derailment of at least five coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express in Muzaffarnagar on Saturday, Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has assured that he is personally monitoring the situation and has ordered enquiry on the same.

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: NDRF mobilized for rescue ops
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , Aug 19 : A team of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has been mobilised for the rescue operation at Muzaffarnagar's Khatauli railway station, where five coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express have been derailed.

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu Inaugurates/ ...
New Delhi, Aug 19: Indian Railways is heralding in a new era vying for a turnaround in the system. To cater to the diverse rail needs of the burgeoning populace, an array of modern facilities and services are being inducted into the system progressively. With focus on key areas such as ...

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu Inaugurates/ ...
New Delhi, Aug 18: In order to make the rail journey more comfortable and remarkable, Indian Railways has been launching various services and projects. In this direction, Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu Dedicated/ Inaugurated following initiatives pertaining to Karnataka through ...

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu Inaugurated/ ...
New Delhi, Aug 16: In order to make the rail journey more comfortable and remarkable, Indian Railways has been launching various services and projects. In this direction, Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu in a programme held today at Rail Bhawan, through video-conferencing launched ...

Cabinet approves construction of doubling of railway line with ...
New Delhi , Aug.16 : The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday approved the construction of double line with electrification in three areas in Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

Prabhu, Goyal and Pradhan to address Third Business and Climate ...
New Delhi , Aug.16 : Three union ministers -- Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal and Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan -- have confirmed their ...