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Hyderabad: L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited has signed MoUs with Indus Tower Limited and Reliance Jio Infocom Limited for using signal towers provided on the roof of the entry and exit structures of all the 64 stations along the three metro corridors. These two companies will in turn provide access […]

L&T Metro signs MoU with Reliance Jio & Indus Towers ...






Satyendra Kumar Dir IRISET
Secunderabad (SC): Senior Group-A Officer of Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers (IRSSE)  Satyendra Kumar who is currently working as Director of Indian Railways Institute of Signal and Telecommunications (IRISET) at Secunderabad has been appointed as General Manager of South East Central Railway (SECR), headquartered at Bilaspur with immediate effect. During his long […]

Satyendra Kumar, Director/IRISET appointed as General Manager of South East ...



Hyderabad: National Green Tribunal on Tuesday pulled up the Railways for its failure to check littering on tracks near New Delhi railway station, saying “you are creating havoc in the society”. “We have one of the greatest heritage in the world. What will the people coming capital think about the state […]

Railways rapped for not checking litter on tracks





A subway beneath the railway track was inaugurated by Ashok K. Agarwal, GM, Southern Railway at Fakirthakka on Tuesday
Elimination of LC gates is top priority of Railways; says Southern Railway GM Mr.Agarwal while inaugurating the Subway Jolarpettai (JTJ): Elimination of level crossing (LC) gates will be the top priority of the railways, and reflects its commitment towards the core mission areas of safety, security, speed and service to the […]

GM/SR inaugurates Subway beneath Railway tracks at Fakirthakka near Jolarpettai


Allahabad (ALD): Senior Indian Railways Service Officer Arun Saxena today took over as the General Manager of the North Central Railway zone, which is headquartered here. Saxena, who began his career with the Railways in 1979, was posted as Advisor (Signal) at the Railway Board before taking up his current […]

Arun Saxena takes over as GM of North Central Railway


Under the use of Solar Energy Programme in Indian Railways, Two Railway Stations in Rajasthan Namely Aburoad and Bhilwara Station to be Illuminated with Solar Energy Indian Railways continues to take steps for increased use of environment friendly solar energy to supplement its energy needs. Under this programme, an important […]

CONCOR to set up Solar Energy Plants at Abu Road ...



Murukkampuzha (MQU): The action council formed by the residents of Murukkampuzha, who have been demanding clean drinking water supply citing contamination of well water following the construction of railway platform using garbage, has filed a case at lokayukta against the departments associated with the project. A legal notice has also been sent […]

Murukkampuzha residents move Court against Railways for contaminating ground water


Recently, Chinese Unified Bullet-Train Standards, with the speed of 350 kilometers per hour and completely independent intellectual property rights, officially started trials in the eastern suburbs of Beijing. The trials mark the impressive progress that research on the Chinese Unified Bullet-Train Standards has made thus far. Based on Chinese national […]

China’s Unified Bullet-Train Standards expected to be adopted by over ...





AP CM Naidu in Japan
During his three-day visit to Japan, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu will make a strong pitch for investments in Andhra Pradesh.  He will spend a day at the 9th World Congress on High-Speed Rail-2015 at Tokyo to understand about the evolving High Speed Rail Technologies and its associated industry, and will discuss with […]

Chandrababu Naidu bats for Manufacturing Plants of Mitsubishi’s Rail and ...





Bengaluru (SBC): To be officially launched within a week, www.bengalururailwaystation.com is the brainchild of senior divisional commercial manager(DCM) of the Bengaluru Railway Division, Dr Anup Dayanand Sadhu. “Bengaluru City would be the first railway station in the country to have a live website of its own,” he said. All details on […]

Bengaluru City would be the first Railway Station in the ...


Amritsar (ASR): The Railways is all set to kick off the 20-day overhauling of non-interlocking (signalling) and upgrade of railway operational facilities at the Amritsar Railway Station from July 10.The proposed massive mechanical work has prompted the railways to increase the staff strength at the station. As many as 34 station […]

Firozpur Division to begin 20-day Overhauling of Non-Interlocking (Signalling)









50000 Coach ICF
Perambur (PER): Union Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu today dedicated LHB (Linke Hofmann Busch) manufacturing unit located at Integral Coach Factory (ICF) at Perambur. The unit has been set up at a cost of Rs 252 crore to manufacture 300 LHB stainless steel coaches. He also flagged off  the 50,000th […]

Railway Minister inaugurates new LHB Manufacturing Plant, flags-off 50000th Coach ...



Chennai (MAS): Gateway Distriparks Ltd on Monday said that the Customs Appellate Tribunal had upheld a temporary suspension against its Container Freight Station (CFS) subsidiary Chandra CFS, first imposed by the Customs Department. The suspension will continue pending completion of an investigation within three months. The Customs permission for custodianship […]

Customs Appelate Tribunal upholds Temporary Suspension of Gateway Distriparks’ Chandra ...


Mumbai: Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) will award civil works worth Rs 11000 crore for 32.5 km long Colaba-Bandra-Seepz corridor in September. The fully underground corridor will provide connectivity by Metro to Western suburbs, Island city and the international airport. MMRC’s managing director Ashwini Bhide said, “We will carry out technical […]

MMRC to award Works Contract worth Rs.11000 Cr. for 32.5Km ...


New Delhi: The Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), in order to boost to e-catering services in trains, will be extending the facility in about 1,144 trains running throughout the country. IRCTC has tied up with leading supply food chains to supply meals to the passengers. There has been a […]

E-Catering: IRCTC ties up with leading Supply Food Chains ...



Thiruvananthapuram (TVC): The Kerala government today requested the Railways to implement the ambitious Sabari railway line project without insisting that the state bear half the cost. The project would be beneficial to millions of Ayyappa pilgrims from other states visiting the famous Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala every year. Replying to […]

Kerala ask Railways to implement Sabari Rail project


Khatmandu: Despite the one-year delay in ownership transfer of the land required to construct Container Freight Station (CFS) in Chobhar, Nepal Intermodal Transport Development Board (NITDB) is gearing up to complete the project within the stipulated time — by 2018. The proposed project, being undertaken with the financial assistance of […]

Nepal Intermodal Transport Development Board to commission Chobhar CFS by ...