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This Instagram page will have you yearning to travel by train again!

This Instagram page will have you yearning to travel by train again!

The story of the Window Seat Project started a few years ago when Shanu Babar (whose brain child the community is) began it as a hobby that gradually turned into something he started caring more about.

Double-decker overnight AC train to be launched in July

Double-decker overnight AC train to be launched in July

The Indian Railways will launch in July the Utkrisht Double-Decker AC Yatri (Uday) Express, a special class service for overnight journey that will ply on high-demand routes.

Check train delays or face action: Railway Minister to officials

Check train delays or face action: Railway Minister to officials

With a number of complaints being received over late running of trains, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has cracked the whip on officials concerned, asking them to improve punctuality rate or "face action".

Vistadome coach: India's first train with glass-domed ceiling, 360 degrees reclining passenger seats launched

Vistadome coach: India's first train with glass-domed ceiling, 360 degrees reclining passenger seats launched

Train journey to the picturesque Araku valley will be an even more delightful travelling experience as the Indian Railways has introduced a see-through Vistadome coach on its Visakhapatnam-Kirandul passenger train.

To avert selfie deaths, Railways issue advisory - No phone, music while crossing tracks, no photography while travelling

To avert selfie deaths, Railways issue advisory - No phone, music while crossing tracks, no photography while travelling

A group of students was taking selfies near the door of an EMU train when suddenly one of them fell down from it and was killed between Liluah and Belur railway stations on Thursday.

Paytm, Savlon Express on Railway tracks soon

Paytm, Savlon Express on Railway tracks soon

Paytm Express and Savlon Swachh Bharat Express will soon chug along the tracks as the Indians Railways roll out brand trains.

Railway traffic has grown 16 times since Independence

Railway traffic has grown 16 times since Independence

Railways on Tuesday said rail traffic has grown 16 times while its infrastructure has increased by about four times since Independence.

Railways supply chain goes digital

Railways supply chain goes digital

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday launched the digital contract, a system of digitisation of railways' supply chain across all zones, to ensure greater transparency and ease of doing business.

50% refund on cancellation of Tatkal ticket

50% refund on cancellation of Tatkal ticket. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Railways supply chain to go digital

Railways supply chain to go digital

The Indian Railways will be launching digital contract, a system of digitisation of its entire supply chain across all zones.

Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express robbers will be nabbed soon: Indian Railways

Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express robbers will be nabbed soon: Indian Railways

Expressing concern for the passengers looted this morning in the Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express, the Indian Railways has assured that the perpetrators would be nabbed at the earliest.

Railways get tough with food contractors violating norms

Railways get tough with food contractors violating norms

Inspections at various levels are conducted in trains and stations.

Do not advertise unhealthy products on trains, says health ministry to railway authorities

Do not advertise unhealthy products on trains, says health ministry to railway authorities

The health ministry got air of the revenue-increasing move allowing advertisments on trains through media reports.

Service charge exemption on railway e-ticket extended till June 30

Service charge exemption on railway e-ticket extended till June 30

The service charge exemption on railway tickets booked online has been extended till June 30.

 

Travel in Rajdhani, Shatbadi at mail/express fare from tomorrow

Travel in Rajdhani, Shatbadi at mail/express fare from tomorrow

Railways is launching a new scheme from April 1 under which waitlisted passengers can get confirmed accommodation in the next alternative train if they opt for the option while booking their tickets.

Flexi-fare system in premier trains to be revised again: Railways

Flexi-fare system in premier trains to be revised again: Railways

Faced with many vacant seats, railways is mulling to reserve about 50 percent berths in premier trains including Rajdhani for normal fare by making changes in the prevailing flexi-fare system.

Now unreserved rail tickets on smartphones in 15 more stations

Now unreserved rail tickets on smartphones in 15 more stations

Northern Railway on Monday extended the facility to book unreserved tickets through smartphones to 15 more railway stations between New Delhi and Ghaziabad, an official statement said.

No move to extend flexi-fare policy to mail, express trains

No move to extend flexi-fare policy to mail, express trains

There is no proposal to extend to mail/express and superfast trains the flexi-fares currently applicable only to Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains, Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Friday.

Rail Ministry tweets about official menu rate–Check out full price list of meal items

Rail Ministry tweets about official menu rate–Check out full price list of meal items

The Railway ministry has posted the rate list on its Twitter account while asking people to lodge a complaint if they are overcharged.

Travel in Rajdhani, Shatabadi at mail/express fare from today

Travel in Rajdhani, Shatabadi at mail/express fare from today

Come April and a passenger can avail the opportunity of travelling in Rajdhani or Shatabdi trains even if he or she has booked tickets in other mail/express trains for the same destinations.