French rail network `rundown` but being repaired`: Minister

Transport Minister Frederic Cuvillier admitted Monday that France`s rail network had become "extremely rundown" but insisted safety problems that led to a fatal accident last year were being addressed.

Railway hike will overburden common man: Trinamool

Criticising the hike in railway passenger fares announced by the central government Friday, the Trinamool Congress said the step was taken without "bothering about parliament" and it would "overburden" the common man.

Left parties slam NDA for rail fare hike, demanded roll back

Condemning the "unprecedented" hike in rail fares and freight charges, Left parties today attacked the Narendra Modi government for pursuing the same policies of the previous UPA government and demanded a roll back.

Lalu slams Modi government for rail fare salvo on common man

Former railway minister and RJD Chief Lalu Prasad today slammed the Narendra Modi government for announcing "big" hike in rail fare and freight, which he described as the "first salvo on common man".

Jats to launch rail blockade in support of reservation demand

A prominent Jat outfit decided to join the Jat Khap panchayat`s rail blockade in the district from March if the Centre did not take steps to grant reservation for the community in central government jobs by Friday.

Delhi to be connected to Manesar, Neemrana by rail

The capital`s connectivity to Manesar in Haryana and Neemrana in Rajasthan is set to get a boost as the DMICDC is working to create a rail-based Mass Rapid Transit System in this corridor.

MP CM seeks clearance of state`s rail proposals

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has asked Railway Minister Mallikarjun Khadge to clear pending rail-related proposals of the state at the earliest.

Farmers block rail,road traffic,protest FDI, diesel price hike

Several farmers o friday blocked rail and road traffic at different locations in the district opposing FDI in retail and hike in diesel price.

Twenty special trains on Nagpur-Nizamuddin route

The Railways have decided to run 20 special trains on Hazrat Nizamuddin-Nagpur route to manage passenger rush.

Jats agitation ends; Road, rail traffic resumes

Jat protesters who are demanding reservation in government jobs under OBC quota ended their 23-day-long agitation following an assurance from CM.

Delhi: Dense fog disrupts rail, air traffic

A blanket of fog enveloped the city Wednesday morning disrupting rail and air traffic even as the mercury plummeted sharply leaving Delhiites shivering.

Blockades: SC warns Centre of special courts

The Supreme Court on Tuesday warned
that it would pass orders for creating special courts to try
agitators blocking rail and road traffic.

NCR needs 8 inter-city rail corridors for commuter

The total cost of the rail link proposed between Delhi and neighbouring cities covering a distance of 640 km has been
calculated at Rs 1,41,470 mn.

Rail service in Valley totally restored

The rail service in Kashmir
Valley has been completely restored with the reconnection of
Baramulla and Sopore stations in north Kashmir with rest of
the line.

Now, get rail and bus tickets at railway stations

Post offices in the
country will soon start issuing rail and bus tickets along
with delivering letters.

Rail connectivity to all NE capitals within 7 yrs

The Railway ministry has drawn up
an elaborate plan to develop railway infrastructure in the
Northeast, connecting all state capitals in the next 5 to 7
years.

Gujjars block Delhi-Jaipur tracks, 42 trains hit

Agitating Gujjars on Friday blocked
Delhi-Jaipur rail tracks at Bandikui in Dausa district,
affecting at least 42 trains enroute.

26/11 attacks: Two yrs on, rail announcer Zende has moved on

Central railway announcer Vishnu
Zende, whose presence of mind saved several lives during the
Mumbai terror attacks at CST, has the memories of the horrid
day still etched in his mind but the incident, no longer haunts him.

Metro service planned in Ludhiana, Chandigarh

Metro rail service will be
introduced in Ludhiana, Chandigarh and some other cities in
the country in the next few years.

WB govt gives consent to CBI probe into Sainthia rail accident

The West Bengal government on Wednesday
gave its consent to the Union Home Ministry for a CBI inquiry
into the July 19 Sainthia rail accident in West Bengal`s
Birbhum district that left 66 passengers dead.