Railway contracts to be awarded online soon: Rail Minister

Railway contracts to be awarded online soon: Rail Minister

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Indian Railways is pitching for complete transparency, and would soon make the entire process of awarding contracts online.

Rail Budget : Bio-Toilet, dustbins to be introduced in every train

Bio Toilets Will be introduced in all the trains with Dustbain in this financial Year.

Rail Budget : LIC To invest INR 1.5 lakh crore in Railways in 5 Years

The Budget has announced that LIC will be investing INR 1.5 Lakh Crore in Railways establishment in coming five years.

Rail Budget : Two new locomotive factories to be set up

The Railway has Decided for the establishment of two new locomotive factories. Social Media Will be used for Better Transparency and feedback from the passengers.

Rail Budget aims at improving safety, speed and amenities for common traveller: Suresh Prabhu

Rail Budget aims at improving safety, speed and amenities for common traveller: Suresh Prabhu

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu, in his post-Budget interaction with media on Thursday, reiterated that aspirations, needs and concerns of common man were kept in mind while framing this years Budget.

Rail Budget: Why senior citizens, women should be happy with Suresh Prabhu

Rail Budget: Why senior citizens, women should be happy with Suresh Prabhu

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The Minister of Railways, Suresh Prabhu, said that the Indian Railways is fulfilling its social obligations towards Divyang, senior citizens and women travelers.

Rail Budget 2016: Indian railways targets new sources of revenue, cost cuts

Rail Budget 2016: Indian railways targets new sources of revenue, cost cuts

India`s state-owned railway said on Thursday it planned to cut costs and generate new sources of revenue next year to offset a big rise in its wage bill and help keep an ambitious modernisation plan on track on track.

Rail Budget aims at ''yatri ki garima'', ''rail ki gati'', ''desh ki pragati'': Prabhu

Rail Budget aims at ''yatri ki garima'', ''rail ki gati'', ''desh ki pragati'': Prabhu

Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said the aim of Rail Budget is `yatri ki garima` (passengers pride), `rail ki gati` (speed of railways) and `desh ki pragati` (country`s progress).

Rail Budget 2016 : All classes need to contribute for development of Railways

The Railway Minister in his speech has said that for the development of Railway, the contribution of peoples from all classes is necessary.

Railway Budget 2016: 6 major amenities announced for passengers

Railway Budget 2016: 6 major amenities announced for passengers

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Railway Minister Suresh, while presenting Rail Budget 2016 stressed on the need for constant improvement on passenger amenities and comfort.

These are the following 6 major amenities that he highlighted for passengers in the Budget:

The Great Indian Rail Budget : No chance of hike in passenger fare

There are no chances of hike in passengers fare . The Current Tariff Rate of Mumbai Airport has been extended till May 31.

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu reaches Parliament to present Rail Budget 2016

Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu And Minister Of State for Railway Manoj Sinha have reached Parliament For Presenting the Railway Budget.

Watch Rail Budget 2016 LIVE STREAMING

Watch Rail Budget 2016 LIVE STREAMING

Watch Rail Budget 2016 LIVE STREAMING

Rail Budget 2016: Suresh Prabhu unlikely to hike passenger fares

Rail Budget 2016: Suresh Prabhu unlikely to hike passenger fares

Train fares may not get steeper in the coming days. Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu is unlikely to include rail fares in his ways and means for garnering revenues for the Indian Railways in Budget 2016.

IRCTC rule allowing only 6 train tickets per user in a month set to change?

IRCTC rule allowing only 6 train tickets per user in a month set to change?

To curb misuse, IRCTC announced a new rule in January on e-booking of tickets through IRCTC website.There are reports that the rule, which was not received well by the genuine users, is likely to change, and may redress some genuine grievances. 

How a harassed girl's tweet to railway ministry landed the accused in jail

A girl, who was harassed on a running train, tweeted to the Railway Ministry for help following which the accused was arrested, a railway police official said in Patna today.

One year of Modi govt: Exclusive talk with Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu

One year on, how has Modi govt fared? In an exclusive interview with Zee Media, Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu talks about the achievements of his ministry.

Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu leaves for Rail Bhavan

Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu is expected to focus on tapping more revenue channels and could announce some innovative ways for raising resources through non-tariff methods like increasing revenues from advertisements and leveraging surplus land among others.

Exclusive interview with Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu

Ahead of the Rail Budget 2015, Zee News' Editor Sudhir Chaudhary talks exclusively to Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on various aspects of the Indian Railways.