Sri Lanka: PM Modi flags off train service at Talaimannar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off a train service at the north-western Sri Lankan town of Talaimannar - the closest point to India - restored after decades of civil war, completing the reconstruction of the entire Northern Province Railway Line.

Channel Tunnel services resume after fire: Eurotunnel

 Train service through the Channel Tunnel between France and Britain resumed early Sunday, a day after a lorry fire forced the crucial link`s closure and suspension of all trains, operator Eurotunnel said.

Train service hit due to rains in Odisha

Train services in East Coast Railway Zone was partially disrupted on Monday as rain water continued to flow between Saragipali and Handapa stations in Angul-Sambalpur section and landslide between Keutguda and Sikarpai stations in Rayagada-Koraput Railway Section.

Railways to address safety concerns before opening Katra route

Railways said the train service to Katra, which is the base camp for pilgrims going to Vaishnodevi shrine, will be started shortly after addressing concerns raised by Commissioner Railway Safety during recent inspection.

Lawyers disrupt train service in Ghaziabad

Hundreds of lawyers Wednesday disrupted rail services here for about an hour to press for their demand of setting up a high court bench in western Uttar Pradesh.

Maoist threat disrupts train service

Maoist threat on the eve of Independence Day disrupted train services on the busy Howrah-Delhi route late last night.

Afghanistan opening first major train service

Afghanistan has never had a functional rail network, though many projects have been begun and later abandoned.