अगरतला Agartala (AGTL): Bangladesh officials will join Indian counterparts in the 3rd Project Steering Committee meeting here on June 18 to discuss Agartala–Akhaura railway project. The meeting to be attended by officials of external affairs and railway ministries of both countries would move forward proposed trans-border rail link, second in […]

Crucial Meeting in Agartala on 18th June on India-Bangladesh railway ...

कॅलॅक्कूडी पलंगनातम Kallakkudi Palanganatham (KKPM): The track doubling work in the Kallakudi Palanganatham–Ariyalur section in the chord line has been completed and the mandatory inspection by S.K.Mittal, Commissioner of Railway Safety, Southern Circle, Bangalore, will take place on Tuesday. The 25-km long section between Kallakudi Palanganatham – Ariyalur section formed […]

K.Palanganatham-Ariyalur rail section inspection today

मुम्बई Mumbai: Construction in the second phase of Mumbai Monorail on railway land at two places is likely to get delayed as the state infrastructure body executing the project had submitted incorrect design to the railways’ safety department. The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is undertaking the project, which […]

Wrong design sends Mumbai Monorail phase II work off the ...

हैदराबाद Hyderabad (HYD): A Consortium led by GMR Infrastructure Limited has won three construction packages of rail line doubling of Multi Modal Transport System (MMTS) – Phase II works on Secunderabad Division of South Central Railway in the State of Andhra Pradesh. Rail Vikas Nigam Limited has issued the Letter […]

GMR Infra speeding on Railway business

नयी दिल्ली New Delhi: The Railways Ministry has maintained that since almost all these lines are financially unremunerative, it would want the operational losses to be reimbursed by the government.  Days after Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar talked of working out a policy-framework to fast-track environment clearances for roads and defence […]

Indian Railways keen to complete 14 border railway projects

घाटकोपर Ghatkopar (GC): To enhance safety of railway commuters in the wake of increased traffic at Ghatkopar railway station with the start of the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) has gone for “strategic deployment” of its personnel by creating an outpost at Ghatkopar railway station. There has been an […]

New RPF outpost at Ghatkopar station to handle post-Metro rush

Hyderabad:  A Consortium led by GMR Infrastructure Limited has won three construction packages of rail line doubling of Multi Modal Transport System (MMTS) Phase II works on Secunderabad Division of South Central Railway in the State of Andhra Pradesh, India.  Rail Vikas Nigam Limited has issued the Letter of Award […]

Consortium led by GMR Infrastructure wins Hyderabad MMTS Project

गुड़गांव Gurgaon (GGN): From sports tourneys, award events and infrastructure projects, corporate branding is now also visible on metro trains — the Gurgaon Rapid Metro (RMGL) to begin with, and soon, the Mumbai Metro as well. With stations named after them and even painted in their brand colours, corporates couldn’t […]

Gurgaon’s Rapid Metro dons Corporate Colours

नयी दिल्ली New Delhi:  The safety inspection of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s Central Secretariat-Mandi House line has been completed and a formal approval from the Commissioner for Metro Rail Safety (CMRS) is now awaited before commencement of services on the route. The construction and other works under phase three on […]

Delhi Metro’s Mandi House-Central Secretariat Line awaits formal approval for ...

हैदराबाद Hyderabad (HYD): The builder and operator of the Metro project, Larsen & Toubro is unsure of continuing Metro construction underground due to the presence of hard rocks, boulders and the topography of the soil.  On Saturday, the top metro rail officials including Hyderabad Metro Rail Managing Director N.V.S. Reddy and L&T Metro […]

Hyderabad Metro runs into hard rocks – KCR sought change ...

नयी दिल्ली New Delhi:  The Railways are readying implementation schedules on pending big-ticket projects ahead of new Railways Minister D.V.Sadananda Gowda’s first budget presentation next month. This includes the train protection and warning systems (TPWS). Despite Rs.1,737 crore sanctioned in the railway budgets of 2009-10 and 2010-11 for TPWS, the Railways […]

Rail Budget to focus on Safety Systems

BLC wagons are meant for transportation of big containers तिरुचिरापल्ली Tiruchirappalli (TPJ):  The third rake of bogie low container (BLC) wagons manufactured by the Golden Rock Railway Workshop here for the Container Corporation of India (CONCOR) was flagged off at the workshop here on Friday. BLC wagons are meant for […]

Container Wagons flagged off from Golden Rock Workshop

Mumbai: Despite all its problems, the Indian Railways’ freight traffic is crucial for the smooth progress of various industries and the economy at large. Understanding the significance of the Indian Railways for the overall growth of the Indian economy, the development of railway infrastructure has become the top priority of […]

Modi government setting track for Railway stocks

सिकंदराबाद Secunderabad (SC):  राजभाषा विभाग के अधिकारियों और कर्मचारियों को राजभाषा के प्रयोग-प्रसार के लिए केंद्र सरकार ने देश के संविधान के अंतर्गत बहुत बड़ी ज़िम्मेदारी दी है. इस ज़िम्मेदारी को पूरा करने के लिए हम सभी को कार्य-योजना बनाकर कार्य करना चाहिए और न केवल अपने लक्ष्य की पूर्ति […]

राजभाषा में कार्य – संवैधानिक दायित्व की पूर्ति

TDP Party
हैदराबाद Hyderabad (HYD):  Demanding creation of South Central Railway Zone in Visakhapatnam, Telugu Desam Party MPs on Wednesday submitted a memorandum to the Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda. The TDP MPs – Kesineni Srinivasa, Maganti Muralimohan and Avanthi Srinivasa told to the Minister that Vijayawada, Guntur, Guntakal, Visakhapatnam divisions could be […]

Telugu Desam Party submits Memorandum to Railway Minister seeking SECoR ...

Exhume the youth’s body, court tells police; case transferred to Mumbai Crime Branch मुंबई Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday came down heavily on the Government Railway Police (GRP) for failing to properly investigate the alleged custodial death of a youth in Mumbai. The court has transferred the probe to […]

Railway police failed to probe custodial death: Bombay High Court

गुवाहाटी Guwahati (GWH): Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) is aiming to work at the 84-km-long Jiribam-Tupul segment of the new rail line project between Jiribam to Imphal by March 2016. Officials at the Northeast Frontier Railway (Construction) said the Jiribam-Tupul section will require a total 1,310 hectare of land and of […]

Imphal to have rail connection by 2018

CRB Santragachi
सन्त्रगची Santragachi (SRC): Arunendra Kumar, Chairman, Railway Board visited the Coaching Depot and Electric Loco Shed at Santragachi, today. Radhey Shyam, General Manager, South Eastern Railway and Principal Head of the Departments along with Prabhat Sahai, Addl General Manager, Gautam Banerjee, divisional railway manager, Kharagpur and other senior officers of […]

Chairman, Railway Board visits Coaching Depot and Santragachi Electric Loco ...

Pre-budget memorandum forwarded to Sadananda Gowda तंजावुर Thanjavur (TJ):  Thanjavur District Rail Users’ Association has urged the Railway Minister, Sadananda Gowda, to sanction a new railway line between Kumbakonam and Vriddachalam in the railway budget. In a pre-budget memorandum forwarded to the Minister, A.Giri, vice-president of the association, also demanded a […]

A bouquet of demands to the new Railway Minister by ...

विसाखपटनम Visakhapatnam (VSKP):  Here’s finally some good news for regular passengers of the sole Duronto plying from Vizag. The timings of the 22203 Visakhapatnam-Secunderabad Duronto Express (VSDE) are all set to change with Indian Railway authorities planning to reschedule the timings in response to the innumerable complaints from passengers against its […]

Railways mulling change in Vizag-Secunderabad Duronto Express timings