Indian Railway

Andhra Pradesh AC Superfast Express train catches fire near Gwalior, no casualties

Andhra Pradesh AC Superfast Express train catches fire near Gwalior, no casualties

Two bogies of Andhra Pradesh AC Superfast Express caught fire near a small station in Gwalior on Monday morning. The train was stopped and all the passengers evacuated. Railway has released the following emergency numbers: 1322, 1800111189.

May 21, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
Railway vendor fined Rs 1 lakh for using toilet water in tea and coffee

Railway vendor fined Rs 1 lakh for using toilet water in tea and coffee

A video showing a man filling tea cans with water from toilet on board a train had recently gone viral.

May 03, 2018, 08:52 AM IST
No diesel locos to be allowed in Delhi after March 2019: Railway Board to Goyal

No diesel locos to be allowed in Delhi after March 2019: Railway Board to Goyal

The Railway ministry has set a target of 2022 to switch to electric locomotives completely by phasing out their diesel counterparts with a focus on increasing speed.

Feb 03, 2018, 20:50 PM IST

Don't let trains pass when track work on: Piyush Goyal to officials

Railway Minister has asked officials not to entertain any requests for letting trains pass when maintenance work is being carried out.

Nov 14, 2017, 19:46 PM IST
Duronto Express derails near Maharashtra's Ratnagiri, no casualties

Duronto Express derails near Maharashtra's Ratnagiri, no casualties

Konakan Railway restored normalcy to the route by 7:20 pm.

Oct 26, 2017, 20:58 PM IST

RBI should help govt revive stalled projects: Piyush Goyal

Goyal was speaking on the sidelines of the India Economic Summit of the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Oct 05, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

Railway may bring lucrative offers on ticket booking through Aadhar card

Railway may bring lucrative offers on ticket booking through Aadhar card. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Jan 05, 2017, 11:52 AM IST

Railway to get the audit of routes

Railway to get the audit of routes. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Jan 05, 2017, 11:52 AM IST

Railway will get more than 5,000 PoS machines installed

Railway will get more than 5,000 PoS machines installed. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Dec 30, 2016, 15:45 PM IST
Foggy weather has disrupted these trains

Foggy weather has disrupted these trains

Foggy weather conditions on Sunday disrupted several trains.

Dec 04, 2016, 14:20 PM IST
Travel on Tejas trains to be costlier than Shatabdi

Travel on Tejas trains to be costlier than Shatabdi

Passengers will have to cough up 20 to 30 per cent more than the existing fares of premier Shatabdi Express to travel by the Tejas trains which will have commercial airlines-like services like calling bell buttons to summon coach attendants and LCD screens on ergonomically designed seats.

Sep 04, 2016, 14:38 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of harmful materials being used by Indian Railways inside coaches - Part II

Analysing the security measures for passengers instituted by Indian Railway. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 08, 2016, 23:57 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of harmful materials being used by Indian Railways inside coaches

Analyzing the security measures for passengers instituted by Indian Railway. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 08, 2016, 23:56 PM IST
Now tune into popular FM radio stations on trains with Rail Radio Service

Now tune into popular FM radio stations on trains with Rail Radio Service

Passengers can soon tune in to popular FM radio stations while travelling on trains, with the Indian Railway firming up plans to roll out a Rail Radio service for 'onboard infotainment' which would also come in handy in emergency situations and disasters.

Jul 24, 2016, 11:10 AM IST
Speed trial of Spanish-built Talgo train conducted on Bareilly-Moradabad rail route

Speed trial of Spanish-built Talgo train conducted on Bareilly-Moradabad rail route

The Indian Railways on Sunday conducted the much-awaited speed trial of Spanish-built Talgo train between Bareilly and Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh. 

May 29, 2016, 10:52 AM IST
First bullet train to run in India by 2023: Suresh Prabhu

First bullet train to run in India by 2023: Suresh Prabhu

The bullet train is expected to cover 508 km between Mumbai and Ahmedabad in about two hours, running at a maximum speed of 350 kmph and operating speed of 320 kmph.

May 26, 2016, 19:26 PM IST

Free WiFi at Mumbai's railway station

The Indian Railway has chosen 15 stations of Mumbai to provide free wifi.

May 05, 2016, 13:07 PM IST

Indian Railway takes action against GRP official in bribe case

A video of a GRP official taking the bribe from passengers in a train reaches to Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, after the video the minister has suspended the official.

Apr 14, 2016, 12:55 PM IST
 Government to soon roll out Rs 8-lakh crore railway infrastructure plan

Government to soon roll out Rs 8-lakh crore railway infrastructure plan

Plagued with a long spell of underinvestment, Indian Railway is firming up a plan for infrastructure development with an ambitious target of pumping in more than Rs 8 lakh crore over the next four years.

Apr 10, 2016, 16:44 PM IST
Cancelling train tickets to be just a phone call away

Cancelling train tickets to be just a phone call away

 Indian Railway is set to launch a facility next month for the hassled passengers who find it hard to reach its counters within the stipulated time to cancel their confirmed tickets and claim refund.

Mar 27, 2016, 11:41 AM IST