Central Railway launches crack-down against touts

To curb the menace of unauthorised agents who book tickets online in bulk, sometimes using illegal software, and indulge in black-marketing, Central Railway (CR) has launched a massive drive against such activities across its five divisions.

Oct 21, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Obama praises 'fallen heroes,' touts end of Mid East wars

US President Barack Obama paid a Memorial Day tribute to America's "fallen heroes" on Monday, stressing the heavy burden of perennial wars and underscoring his decision to pull troops from Afghanistan and Iraq.

May 25, 2015, 23:23 PM IST

Touts make hay as trains run full ahead of festive season

Touts run riot as passengers face shortage of train tickets owing to the festive season rush. Passengers at railway stations like Delhi, Bhopal and Mumbai told reporters that trains were all packed.

Nov 09, 2012, 11:35 AM IST

Delhi: 234 touts apprehended at stations

234 touts and 90 unauthorised vendors have been apprehended from different stations in the last three months under a drive by Northern Railway.

Jun 11, 2012, 21:40 PM IST

Railways launch special checks to counter touts

Taking on unscrupulous elements,
Railways have launched special checks in reservation counters
to prevent them from cornering seats.

Jul 14, 2010, 15:08 PM IST

UP govt to print posters of touts to check corruption

In a bid to check corruption in welfare schemes, the Uttar Pradesh government has directed the rural development department to prepare posters of touts and paste them in villages and blocks.

Jul 08, 2010, 13:19 PM IST

US visa seekers cautioned against touts

Talking tough against fraudulent
methods to obtain American visa, the US Consulate General here
on Thursday said it would not tolerate such practices and also
warned genuine visa seekers from falling prey to touts.

Jan 07, 2010, 18:47 PM IST

Touts operating in passport office under surveillance: Police

Anti Terrorist Squad of Uttar
Pradesh police has put some touts active in the Passport
office here under surveillance and expects some positive
results in the ongoing enquiries into the fake passport racket.

Nov 26, 2009, 20:18 PM IST