Nine rail corridors to have 160-200 km per hour speed

Railways has identified nine corridors for taking action to raise the speed of passenger trains to 160-200 kmph, the Rajya Sabha was told on Friday.

AP: Several trains cancelled ahead of Telangana march

In a move which angered Telangana protagonists, the railways have cancelled over 40 trains and all local and sub-urban train services in Hyderabad.

Passenger trains suspended during night

In the wake of recent Maoist
attacks, passenger trains on Kharagpur-Rourkela and
Kharagpur-Adra section will continue to remain suspended
during the night from 10 PM to 5 AM.

Railways give in to Maoists: No passenger trains in night

Not keen to take any chance in
view of observance of `black week` from May 28 to June 2 by
Maoists, Railway Ministry has decided to suspend running of
passenger trains for seven hours in the night in Naxal-affected areas.

Cold leaves 4 passenger trains stuck under English Channel

British media say four trains with more than 2,000 passengers aboard have broken down in the Channel Tunnel due to wintry weather.