Man dies as lady RPF constable pushes him off running train

A forty-year-old man died on Tuesday after he was allegedly pushed off from a local train by a lady RPF constable in between Uttarpara and Hind Motor stations in the district, triggering massive protests and rail blockades along the Howrah-Bandel main line section.

29,278 die on Mumbai railway tracks in 10 years, eight every day

Mumbai's suburban train network, often described as the city's lifeline, proved to be a death trap with at least eight people dying on an average every day between 2005 and 2014 after falling off trains or while crossing the tracks.

Bomb hoax call at Ambala Cantt Railway station
Bomb hoax call at Ambala Cantt Railway station

A phone call in the wee hours on Wednesday about bombs allegedly planted at Ambala Cantt Railway station here sent security agencies into a tizzy, who later found it was a hoax.

National level fencing player pushed off train by Railway Police, dies
National level fencing player pushed off train by Railway Police, dies

A national level fencing player, Hoshiyar Singh, has died after being allegedly pushed off a moving train by Government Railway Police (GRP) personnel near Mathura.

Two arrested for raping 15-year-old girl in UP

A 15-year-old girl in Shamli was allegedly raped twice on the same day by two persons, including a man who posed as train driver and sexually assaulted her as she was fleeing from her first attacker.

Three Army jawans assault passengers on Guwahati-bound train, held

Three Army jawans were on Friday arrested for allegedly assaulting fellow passengers travelling with them in Guwahati-bound NorthEast Express here, GRP officials said.

One held in Mathura gang-rape case

One person involved in the alleged gang-rape of a 10-year old girl late Wednesday, after she was lured out of the district hospital where she was admitted, has been arrested, police said on Friday.

Bangaldeshi woman regains consciousness, alleges gang-rape

 A 20-year-old Bangladeshi woman, who was found unconscious in a Amritsar-bound train here two days ago, on Wednesday regained her senses and alleged that she was gang-raped near Kalyan railway station near Mumbai, a Government Railway Police (GRP) official said.

22 child labourers rescued, two agents held in Bihar

At least 22 child labourers were rescued and two agents arrested on Thursday at Sasaram railway station in Bihar by the Government Railway Police (GRP), officials said.

GRP videographs passengers of long route trains

The Government Railway Police (GRP) is videographing passengers who board at every halt station in long route trains as a preventive security measure.

Helpline launched in Uttar Pradesh to check crime on trains

A new helpline has been launched by the Uttar Pradesh Police to check crimes on trains passing through the state, an official said on Wednesday.

Miscreants rob five passengers of Howrah-bound train

Five passengers were on Sunday robbed of their cash, mobile phone and other belongings on board the Howrah-bound Geetanjali express at Tatanagar railway station here, Government Railway Police (GRP) said.

Body found hanging inside train's toilet in UP

Body of a 30-year-old man was found hanging inside a ladies coach's toilet in the Unchahar Express, a Government Railway Police (GRP) official said on Tuesday.

Mumbai's suburban railway accidents claimed 9 lives daily in 2014

An average of nine persons lost their lives daily due to accidents, suicides or natural deaths while on the move in suburban Mumbai Railway, the lifeline of the country's financial capital in 2015.

Man arrested with endangered geckos in Assam
Man arrested with endangered geckos in Assam

A man was Monday arrested from a passenger train at the Guwahati railway station in Assam and 15 gecko lizards were recovered from his possession, officials said.

Uttar Pradesh: Woman molested by ITBP jawan

A woman passenger of Amrapali Express train was allegedly molested by an ITBP jawan, police said on Saturday.

Six dacoits held in connection with case of woman thrown off train in MP

Forty-five days after railway passenger and Kanpur resident Rati Tripathi (29) was thrown off the Malwa Express train, leaving her seriously injured, the Government Railway Police (GRP) said here Friday that it has arrested six dacoits in connection with the crime.

ITBP havildar arrested for harassing woman on train

A woman was on Monday allegedly harassed by an ITBP personnel in a sleeper coach of a Delhi-bound train, following which he has been arrested, police said.

Maps of important installations recovered from youth in UP

Maps of important buildings and pictures of border areas were found in the possession of a youth who was detained at Kasganj railway station, police said here on Thursday.