Railways advocate need for new technology to check fire mishaps

Acquiring new technology and upgrading design and manufacturing technologies to reduce fire mishaps in trains is the need of the hour, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge said.

Cold eases slightly, fog continues to trouble north

Minimum temperatures registered a dip, bringing slight respite from mounting cold in north India where dense fog continued to throw normal life out of gear, hitting air and rail traffic.

Railways off the track: Time to say good bye to populism?

The pursuit of populism has come at the cost of railway’s modernisation plans.