Premium trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus-Howrah, Secunderabad-Nizamuddin

The Railways will run premium trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) and Howrah and between Secunderabad and Hazrat Nizamuddin to clear holiday rush.

Railgate: Pawan Bansal seeks exemption on health ground

Former railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who was summoned as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case, on Tuesday sought exemption from personal appearance on health grounds before a special court.

Railways to launch web portal to resolve ROB issues with NHAI

In view of delays in construction of road over bridge and road under bridge at level crossings, railways has adopted e-governance route by creating a web portal for sorting out differences with NHAI for execution of such projects.

Railways to harness green power to reduce hefty energy bill

Railways have firmed up plans to harness solar and wind power as part of its move to tap renewable energy in a big way to reduce the fuel bill substantially.

Mamata slams Modi government over FDI in defence, railways

Mamata Banerjee today criticised the Narendra Modi government over foreign direct investment in defence and railways, claiming a 49 per cent FDI cap in defence "will put a question mark" on the safety and security of the nation.

Rajya Sabha adjourned

The Rajya Sabha was Thursday adjourned for 15 minutes Thursday following a ruckus over 100 percent FDI in railways as well as the CSAT row.

Centre to bear 50% of police deployment cost on Railways

Union Government told Bombay HC that it was ready to bear 50 percent of expenses for hiring and deploying an additional 100 GRP officials on railways in the interest of women`s safety.

Construction of world`s tallest railway bridge begins in Manipur

Construction of the world`s tallest railway bridge from the point of pillar height has begun in Manipur by the Northeast Frontier Railway Construction Organisation.

Rahul Gandhi condoles death of school children

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi expressed his condolences to the families of the 19 school children who were killed when a train rammed into their school bus at an unmanned level crossing in Telangana.

Telangana minister blames railways for accident

A Telangana minister has blamed negligence by the railways for the ghastly accident at a railway crossing in Medak district that left 19 school children dead.

Ramesh for abolishing separate budget for railways

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh is of the view that time has come to do away with the colonial idea of having a separate Budget for Railways as it accounts for just six per cent of the total government expenditure.

China announces heavy investments in Argentina

Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced huge investments in hydroelectric power, shipbuilding, railways and a deal to help Argentina build its fourth nuclear plant.

Thank You Railways!

Allahabad junction, June 15, 1994…….. When I returned after succeeding in filling a bottle of water from the overcrowded cold water tap few meters away from my train, I couldn`t find my train!

Tarun Gogoi seeks more trains for Assam

Ahead of the rail budget, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Saturday urged Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda to sanction more trains for Assam.

Haryana BJP seeks better rail connectivity to Hisar

Haryana BJP leader Abhimanyu today met Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda and sought the sanction of new rail corridor from Hisar to Chandigarh via Jind.

TMC to continue anti-fare hike stir till roll-back

The Trinamool Congress, which is the the fourth largest party in the Lok Sabha, today said it would continue its protest till the Centre rolled back the hike in rail fare entirely and also rail freight.

Congress, BSP activists hold protests against railway fare hike

Congress and BSP activists today held protest demonstrations at different places in Jammu against the railway fare hike by the Union government.

Trinamool Congress to hit the streets on Monday against rail fare hike

After the opposition Congress and the CPI-M, West Bengal`s ruling Trinamool Congress would hit the streets from Monday in protest against the hike in train fares.

Would urge PM to roll back rail fare hike: Uddhav Thackeray

Terming the train fare hike as "shocking", Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray today said he will speak to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and request him to roll it back.

Congress hits out at Jaitley over remarks defending rail fare hike

Congress today took a dig at Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for saying that the steep hike in railway passenger fares and freight rates was a `difficult but correct decision".