Rail minister flags off Shatabdi service to Bhatinda

A new Shatabdi Express service to Bhatinda was flagged off here on Thursday by Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu as part of efforts by the public transporter to enhance inter-city connectivity.

From Delhi to Agra in 90 minutes

Tired of nearly three-hour train journey to Agra? Now you can look forward to reaching the city of the Taj Mahal in just 90 minutes as the railways is set to increase the speed of the Shatabdi Express.

Speed of Shatabdi Express to go up to 160 km

To reduce travel time between Delhi-Agra and Delhi-Chandigarh, railways is gearing up to run Shatabdi Express at 160 km per hour speed on these routes by the year-end.

Elderly woman robbed, pushed out of moving train

An elderly woman had a close shave when she was pushed out of a train by two armed men after being robbed of her valuables.

RPF constable surrenders in CJM court

A Railway Protection Force constable was on Tuesday sent to 14 days of judicial custody by a local court here in connection with throwing a couple out of the Shatabdi Express train, in which the woman died.

NHRC seeks report on death of woman pushed out of Shatabdi Exp

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today sought a report from Railways in connection with the death of woman after she was pushed out of a running train allegedly by RPF personnel on Wednesday.

Soon, EMU-powered Rajdhanis and Shatabdis

While bullet trains continue to remain elusive, the dream of high-speed trains in India may finally become a reality.

Two killed as train hits track maintenance trolley

Two men engaged in railway track maintenance work died after being hit by a goods train in adjoining Uttar Pradesh, police said Friday.

Coach of Bangalore-Chennai Shatabdi Express derails

A coach of the Bangalore-Chennai Shatabdi Express derailed near Baiyappanahalli railway station in the district early on Saturday but no casualties were reported, police said.

Hooda asks Centre to start Shatabdi express from Chandigarh to Jaipur

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Tuesday asked the Centre to introduce a Shatabdi express between Jaipur and Chandigarh.

Doubledecker coaches to have fire safety system

Railways has decided to equip all new doubledecker coaches with automatic smoke detector systems to prevent any fire incident.

Minor fire in Shatabdi Express

Hundreds of passengers on board the Shatabdi Express had a close shave on Thursday evening in UP after a minor fire broke out under a coach.

New record, Rajdhani Exp zooms to 145 kmph

The fast just got faster. India’s premier long-distance train, the Rajdhani Express touched a new speed high at 145 kmph, thereby beginning a new era for Indian Railways.

Rail concession for visually, mentally challenged

The extension of rail fare concession for the visually and mentally challenged travelling in Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains will take effect from July 1, a Railway Ministry official said on Friday.

Railways initiates inquiry into the stoppage of Shatabdi

A two-member committee has been
formed by Railway authorities, to look into the alleged stoppage of the Delhi-Ajmer Shatabdi Express in Dausa district on April 21 by a BJP leader.

Audio video system launched in Non-Shatabdi trains

South Western Railways on Thursday stole a
march over its sister zonal railways in launching an audio and
video system in non-Shatabdi express trains.

Man held for making hoax call about bomb in Shatabdi

A 29-year-old man was arrested for
allegedly making a hoax call that a bomb has been planted on a
Shatabdi train here which he wanted to catch but was late,
police said on Saturday.

Stoning of Shatabdi express; two boys arrested

Two teenaged boys were
arrested on Thursday in connection with the stoning of the Shatabdi
express in which Rahul Gandhi was travelling and police said
investigations revealed there was no criminal intent.

Police detain 3 teenagers for throwing stones at Rahul`s train

Three teenagers were detained on Thursday for allegedly throwing stones at a train in which Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi was traveling on Tuesday evening, police said.

Police zeroing in on 3-4 men in stoning of Rahul`s train

Police were on Wednesday zeroing
in on three to four young men in connection with the stoning
of the Shatabdi train in which Rahul Gandhi was travelling
last night, as forensic experts joined the probe.