Rlys need Rs 5 lakh crore to complete sanctioned projects

Railways need nearly Rs 5 lakh crore to complete all sanctioned projects for which it is mobilising additional resources including private investment, FDI and private-public partnership.

Further hike in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto fares

Close on the heels of a fresh rise in passenger fares, Railways have decided to further hike the fares of premier trains such as Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto effective from October 17.

All my successors in Rail ministry getting `derailed`: Lalu

With UPA-II having six ministers in the Railways during the present tenure, RJD president Lalu Prasad today took a jibe saying since he left Railways his successors were getting "derailed".

No attack on Rail Ministry: Chidambaram`s office

Home Minister P Chidambaram`s
office today clarified that his remarks on the Sainthia
railway accident were not a criticism of the Railway
Ministry.

Ministry asks RRB to make exams foolproof

In the wake of CBI unearthing a
multi-crore recruitment scam, a concerned Railway Ministry has
asked the body holding the examinations to devise a strategy
to make them foolproof.