Central Railway introduces 'panic button' feature to strengthen women security

Central Railway introduces 'panic button' feature to strengthen women security

Central Railways (CR) has introduced a 'panic button' keeping in mind the security of women passengers in trains. On pressing the button in case of emergency the officials will receive an alert.

Good news for Rail Passengers! No service charge on ticket booked through card from June 1

Good news for Rail Passengers! No service charge on ticket booked through card from June 1

In a bid to make rail journey more convenient and pocket friendly, the Indian Railways has decided to do away with extra service charge levied on ticket booking through debit/credit card.

'Trying to take railways out of ICU': Suresh Prabhu

'Trying to take railways out of ICU': Suresh Prabhu

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday said efforts are on to take the public transporter 'out of the ICU' and create a situation where it can breathe well.

Good news for wait-listed passengers! Now upgrade to Air India if train ticket not confirmed

Good news for wait-listed passengers! Now upgrade to Air India if train ticket not confirmed

Wait-listed train passengers will be provided with the option to fly by Air India.

Jai ho Prabhu! Tweet to Rail Minister helps locate runaway Bengal girls

Jai ho Prabhu! Tweet to Rail Minister helps locate runaway Bengal girls

Two 18-year-old girls ran away from their homes after scoring less in Class 12 CBSE examination.

Indian Railways: Check out the list of  new rules from July 1

Indian Railways: Check out the list of new rules from July 1

Have a look at the various rule changes in Indian Railways from July 1.

Railways eases mandatory catering charges, makes it optional in four trains

Railways eases mandatory catering charges, makes it optional in four trains

Seeking to explore the possibility of making mandatory catering services optional on trains, the railway ministry has decided to put it on trial in four premium trains 

Softwares for booking Railways' tatkal tickets cheat users?

Softwares for booking Railways' tatkal tickets cheat users?

 Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Are softwares available online for booking Railways' tatkal tickets for a price cheating users?

Indian Railways to lay test track for trial of high-speed trains

Indian Railways to lay test track for trial of high-speed trains

In a first for Indian Railway, the public sector transporter is laying a 20 km-long test track, equipped with a state-of-the-art laboratory, near Raipur for trial of high-speed and regular trains it plans to introduce.

Railways to immediately withdraw Rs 4 crore bill sent to Maharashtra's Latur for 'water trains'

Railways to immediately withdraw Rs 4 crore bill sent to Maharashtra's Latur for 'water trains'

The first water train, christened 'Jaldoot', left Miraj in western Maharashtra on April 11 and reached Latur on April 12, covering the distance of around 342 kilometres.

Water trains: Railways sends Rs 4 crore bill to Collector of drought-hit Latur

Water trains: Railways sends Rs 4 crore bill to Collector of drought-hit Latur

A month after the first 'water train' reached Latur, the Railways have provided 6.20 crore litre water to the parched region, and sent a Rs four crore bill to the district collector towards transport cost.

Indian Railways needs massive investment, says Prabhu

Indian Railways needs massive investment, says Prabhu

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said the need of the hour in the public transporter is massive investment and new technology without which Indian Railways will not go any further.

Wow! IRCTC’s ‘Bharat Darshan’ packages for just Rs 830 - Bookings open

Wow! IRCTC’s ‘Bharat Darshan’ packages for just Rs 830 - Bookings open

The packages can be availed for only Rs. 830 per person per day, whereas the families can opt for vacation trips to selected destinations in the east or south of the country or that cover major religious sites.

Alarmed by 'data theft' reports, IRCTC to institute cyber security cell

Alarmed by 'data theft' reports, IRCTC to institute cyber security cell

Although allegations about “data theft” have been completely rejected by the India’s largest e-commerce portal, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) saying that the “leaked data” doesn’t match its own database, efforts are in process to institute a cyber security cell.

 IRCTC website feared hacked, information of lakhs may be stolen

IRCTC website feared hacked, information of lakhs may be stolen

In what may come as a shocker to the users of the e-ticketing portal Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), valuable personal data of millions of customers is feared to have been stolen from the server.

Eight coaches of Delhi-Faizabad Express derails in Hapur district

Eight coaches of Delhi-Faizabad Express derails in Hapur district

Eight coaches of Delhi-Faizabad Express derails near Garhmukteshwar in Hapur district got derailed near Garhmukteshwar in Hapur district in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday evening, as per reports.

Good news! Foreigners, NRIs can now book train tickets in India using debit, credit cards

Good news! Foreigners, NRIs can now book train tickets in India using debit, credit cards

Here’s is a good news for foreigners and NRIs. Now, they will be able to book train tickets in India online by using international debit and credit cards through IRCTC website.

Cancel your train ticket on phone or via SMS through these easy steps

Cancel your train ticket on phone or via SMS through these easy steps

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: In a move to save you from standing in long serpentine queue just for cancelling a train ticket, Indian Railways has announced that a confirmed ticked booked over the counter can now be canceled over a phone call or through SMS.

Hurry! Rush! don't miss the chance – take part in #IamIndianRailways

Hurry! Rush! don't miss the chance – take part in #IamIndianRailways

Here's a golden opportunity for the employees of Indian Railways. The Railways Ministry on Monday initiated a new programme #IamIndianRailways.

Delhi to Mumbai train journey in just 12 hours with high-speed Talgo train

Delhi to Mumbai train journey in just 12 hours with high-speed Talgo train

Passengers will now be able to cover the 1200-kilometers Delhi-Mumbai journey in just 12 hours as compared to over 17 hours at present with the high speed Talgo train.