नई दिल्ली New Delhi: IRCTC, bouyed by the success of Phase-I of providing e-catering services, has extended this facility to a further 25 pairs of trains across the country from January 23, according to a recent press release. Passengers can either call 1800 1034 139 (Toll free) or 0120 4383892-99 (8 […]

IRCTC expands e-catering services

बेंगलुरू Bengaluru (SBC): Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu Thursday flagged off a premium train here connecting India’s tech hub to Katra town, 13km from Mata Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu and Kashmir. Though Prabhu’s predecessor D.V. Sadananda Gowda announced the weekly express in this fiscal (2014-15) railway budget in July […]

Railway Minister flags off new Vaishno Devi Express between Bengaluru-Katra

पटना Patna (PNBE): Detailed Project Report (DPR) of Rs 12,000-crore has been prepared for the Patna Metro Rail which will help ease traffic congestion in the state capital having a population of about 22 lakh. This was stated by chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday. He was inaugurating a global investors’ […]

DPR for Patna Metro Rail project Ready: Bihar CM Jitan ...

बेंगलुरू Bangalore (SBC): Four new trains will be flagged off from Bengaluru City station on Thursday by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu. The trains will begin their inaugural run between 2.20 pm and 2.30 pm. Timings and Stoppages Tatanagar—Yeshwantpur Weekly Premium Express (18111/18112): The train will leave Tatanagar on Thursdays at 6.35 […]

Railway Minister to flag off four new trains today in ...

मडगांव Margao (MAO): The Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) has decided to install a solar plant at Ratnagiri as part of its recently-formulated ‘energy policy’. The policy resolved to employ solar and wind aero-generators wherever possible. The proposed 350 KW-capacity solar photo voltaic plant, which will be connected to the […]

Konkan Raiwlay to install Solar Plant at Ratnagiri

दार्जिलिंग Darjeeling (DJRZ): A Darjeeling Himalayan Railway engine derailed near Tung this morning, making it the third toy train locomotive to skid off the tracks in the past three days. No one was injured in today’s accident. On January 26, a tourist from Calcutta died when the toy train from Siliguri […]

Toy train engine derail near Tung on the Kurseong-Darjeeling stretch

बोंगईगांव Bongaigaon (BNGN): An NF Railway employee was allegedly assaulted by a colleague and raped by another in Assam’s Bongaigaon district on January 24. The woman, 35, a resident of Dima Hasao district, had joined Northeast Frontier Railway as Grade III technician on ground of compensation after her husband, a track […]

Railway employee allegedly assaulted and raped by colleagues in NE

वाराणसी Varanasi (BSB): A 25-year-old woman belonging to Virbhum district of West Bengal died after some Railway Protection Force (RPF) constables allegedly threw her out of the SLR bogie of Durgiana Express train near platform no. 5 of Cantonment railway station on Tuesday night. The GRP registered an FIR (Crime […]

RPF Cops ‘throw’ 25 year old woman out of moving ...

देहरादून Dehradun (DDN): Metro trains would run in the four cities of the state of Uttarakhand, covering the entire Kumbh area. The state government has started sincere efforts to make a concrete plan to introduce the Metro Train network as well as the smart city plan in the state seeking assistance […]

IIT-Roorkee to assist in development of Metro Rail system in ...

नई दिल्ली New Delhi: Railway passengers would soon have access to movies, television content, music videos and audio tracks as RailTel and media group Eros International have come together for providing entertainment services to travellers. Eros International Media announced that ErosNow, the Company’s demand entertainment platform has tied up with RailTel […]

Eros International Media tie up with RailTel to provide Streaming ...

सिकंदराबाद Secunderabad (SC): Shri P.K. Srivastava, General Manager, South Central Railway and Chief Patron/South Central Railway Sports Association (SCRSA) felicitated SCR’s sportspersons including international and national stars and Arjuna Awardees at a glittering function organized at Railway Officers Club, Secunderabad on 27th January, 2015. The felicitation function titled as ‘Surmaiyee […]

South Central Railway felicitates outstanding Sportspersons

चेंगलपट्टू Chengalpattu (CGL): The railway will complete doubling of tracks between Chengalpattu and Villupuram by March this year, Southern Railway general manager Rakesh Misra has said. The Southern Railway has completed 4.3km of quadrupling of Ennore – Athipattu line, which is part of the Chennai Beach – Athipattu fourth line project. ” […]

Chengalpet-Villupuram track doubling to complete by March

अहमदाबाद Ahmedabad (ADI): Imagine a situation where a government railway police officer with the help of a smart phone can monitor movements at the various platforms of Kalupur railway station. Well this is not science fiction, but actually happening at Kalupur station which is now armed with IP-based CCTV cameras which have […]

GRP all set for surveillance at Railway stations with the ...

हेदराबाद Hyderabad (HYD): Chief Secretary Dr. Rajiv Sharma conducted Special Task Force Meeting (STF) meeting on Tuesday and reviewed the progress of Hyderabad Metro Rail project. Hyderabad Metro Rail MD NVS Reddy made a detailed presentation on the Action Taken Report (ATR) on the decisions of Chief Secretary of STF meeting […]

Hyderabad Metro Rail works going on at brisk pace, CS ...

मुंबई Mumbai:  APL Logistics Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Singapore based container shipping company Neptune Orient Lines, has acquired the 24% stake held by its JV partner, HIPE Transportation Infrastructure Ventures, in India Infrastructure & Logistics Private Limited for a consideration of $10 Mn (c.R60 Cr). With this […]

APL Logistics buys out partner HIPE Transportation in India Rail ...

Green Light for Rail Line in Tiger Terrain नई दिल्ली New Delhi: While the country is hailing the increase in tiger numbers, an Environment Ministry committee has recommended diversion of forest land for a Railways project passing through a key tiger habitat in the Kanha-Pench corridor in Madhya Pradesh, even though […]

Environment Ministry recommends Diversion of Forest Land for Railway project

नई दिल्ली New Delhi: Considering high number of crashes and fatalities at unmanned railway crossings, the proposed Road Transport and Safety Bill makes it mandatory for every driver to stop the vehicle and check whether any train is approaching before crossing the tracks. Those violating the norm would attract a […]

Proposed law to make road vehicle driver responsible for checking ...

नई दिल्ली New Delhi: The Delhi Metro services will be partially curtailed on January 26 as part of security arrangements for Republic Day, an official statement said on Friday. Additionally, all Metro parking lots will remain closed from 6 am on January 25 until 2 pm on January 26. According […]

Delhi Metro to partially curtail Train Services on January 25-26

नई दिल्ली New Delhi: Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s (DMRC) official website – www.delhimetrorail.com, was relaunched today with many new user friendly features as well as additional attractions for the convenience of the commuters. DMRC’s Managing Director, Dr. Mangu Singh formally unveiled the new revamped website today in the presence of […]

Delhi Metro’s website unveiled with new features, additional attractions

फिरोजपुर Ferozpur (FZP): Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sleuths on Tuesday raided houses of five railways officials booked for irregularities in the publicity works at railway stations in 2008-09. The team also confiscated records related to the case from Ferozepur division office of the railways. The agency had booked five […]

Publicity Scam: CBI raids houses of 5 Railways officials from ...

कोयम्बटूर Coimbatore (CBE): The Salem and Madurai divisions of Southern Railway plan to appoint people as gate counsellors or gate mitras to keep an eye on unmanned railway crossings so that people do not cross the tracks. Both divisions have floated tenders to appoint counsellors on a trial basis for 110 days. […]

Railways to hire staff to keep people off tracks at ...

Vanimisetty Gopala Reddy
सिकंदराबाद Secunderabad (SC): The Enforcement Directorate has provisionally attached properties valued at Rs 2.90 crore of a senior railway divisional engineer, against whom CBI had filed a chargesheet under the Prevention of Corruption Act. The CBI had earlier charged that railway’s Senior Divisional Engineer Vanimisetty Gopala Reddy was in possession […]

Enforcement Directorate attaches Railway Engineer’s properties worth Rs.2.9 Crore