railway stations

Visakhapatnam railway station India's cleanest, Darbhanga dirtiest

Visakhapatnam railway station India's cleanest, Darbhanga dirtiest

The Visakhapatnam railway station is the cleanest, followed by Secunderabad, among the 75 most busy stations in the country.

May 17, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

Govt plans to open Jan Aushadhi stores at 1,000 railway stations

Plans are also on to open such outlets at bus stands in different states with an aim to take the network to small towns and villages.

May 12, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
Now unreserved rail tickets on smartphones in 15 more stations

Now unreserved rail tickets on smartphones in 15 more stations

Northern Railway on Monday extended the facility to book unreserved tickets through smartphones to 15 more railway stations between New Delhi and Ghaziabad, an official statement said.

Mar 27, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
Now free Wi-Fi service at 100 railway stations

Now free Wi-Fi service at 100 railway stations

With Kollam in south India becoming Wi-Fi-enabled, railways have completed the task of equipping 100 stations with free Wi-Fi service across the country by the end of 2016.

Dec 27, 2016, 13:30 PM IST
Railways to install card swipe machines at 13,000 train ticket counters

Railways to install card swipe machines at 13,000 train ticket counters

In a bid to encourage cashless transaction, Indian Railways will install card swipe machines at 13,000 ticket reservation counters across the country.

Dec 09, 2016, 21:15 PM IST
Cleanliness an issue at railway stations, needs to be addressed: CAG

Cleanliness an issue at railway stations, needs to be addressed: CAG

Finding deficiencies in passenger amenities, Comptroller and Auditor General of India on Tuesday said cleanliness is an issue at stations and needs to be addressed in an effective way.

 

Jul 26, 2016, 18:45 PM IST
Good news for mothers! Now Railways to provide baby food at stations

Good news for mothers! Now Railways to provide baby food at stations

Named as Janani Sewa, railways will ensure availability of essential items like hot milk and water at stations under the scheme.

Jun 08, 2016, 19:04 PM IST
PM Modi to Railways: Speed up redevelopment of stations

PM Modi to Railways: Speed up redevelopment of stations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reviewed the performance of the railway sector and called upon the ministry to speed up the redevelopment of stations.

May 30, 2016, 21:01 PM IST
Surat, Rajkot cleanest railway stations in India, Varanasi among the last

Surat, Rajkot cleanest railway stations in India, Varanasi among the last

The survey was conducted in line with the announcement made in the railway budget 2016-17. 

Mar 17, 2016, 21:04 PM IST
Rail Budget 2016: Wi-Fi services to be commissioned at 400 more stations in the next 2 Years

Rail Budget 2016: Wi-Fi services to be commissioned at 400 more stations in the next 2 Years

Suresh Prabhu proposed to commission Wi-Fi services at 100 stations this year and at 400 more stations in the next 2 years.

 

Feb 25, 2016, 13:36 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi wants to make railway stations 'iconic structures'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the NDA government wanted to make railway stations iconic structures.

Feb 17, 2016, 22:30 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Delhi's rat-infested railway stations

Watch the analysis on increased number of rats in Delhi Railway Station and how it is posing a threat.

Feb 02, 2016, 23:18 PM IST

Watch: Today's Top Headlines @6:00 pm

Watch headlines to catch latest news and updates of the day.

Jan 31, 2016, 22:24 PM IST

PM Modi praises artists for decorating India's local railway stations

PM Modi in his radio event, Mann Ki Baat praised the artists and decorators, who decorated their local railway stations with paintings and lights. Watch the full video to know more.

Jan 31, 2016, 20:27 PM IST
100 railway stations to get wi-fi in one year: Suresh Prabhu

100 railway stations to get wi-fi in one year: Suresh Prabhu

The minister said along with Google wi-fi, his ministry is also trying to ensure a better customer experience for all the travellers who take the Indian Railways at all the stations.

 

Jan 23, 2016, 20:49 PM IST
Check out: World’s most magnificent railway stations

Check out: World’s most magnificent railway stations

Here’s taking a look at the most striking railway stations around the world.

Jan 06, 2016, 12:14 PM IST

Key buildings, stations, websites to be made disabled friendly

With around 2.68 crore persons living with disability in India, government today said it has set a target to convert 4,800 key buildings, all international airports, 75 railway stations, 25 per cent of public transport buses and 3000 public-centric websites into disabled friendly services by July next year.

Sep 30, 2015, 14:23 PM IST

DNA: Will PM Modi's Silicon Valley visit boost the dream of Digital India?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the tech capital of the world - Silicon Valley - to further his dream of 'Digital India.'

Sep 28, 2015, 23:22 PM IST

Terror alert in West Bengal ahead of Independence Day

  The West Bengal government has sounded an alert at airports, railway stations and other vital installations and buildings following intelligence inputs that terrorist groups were trying to create disturbance before Independence Day, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's office said on Monday.

Aug 11, 2015, 09:08 AM IST