Cold Thursday morning in Delhi

It was a cold Thursday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 4.8 degrees Celsius - four notches below the season's average.

Foggy morning in Delhi delays 27 trains

A foggy Saturday morning in the national capital led to the delay of 27 trains.

Foggy morning delays over 40 trains in Delhi

A foggy morning in Delhi Wednesday led to the delay of over 40 trains, as the visibility slumped to 800 metres, said an official.

Delhi: 50 trains delayed due to fog

Over 50 trains were delayed on Tuesday due to fog in Delhi, forcing cancellation of few others, said an official.

Eurostar cancels trains after new Tunnel incident

Eurostar travellers faced further disruptions on Sunday after an electrical problem shut down the Channel Tunnel for two hours, a day after a lorry fire forced the closure of the crucial transport link.

Railways to introduce all India helpline for women next month

 Women travelling in trains can now hope for safer trips with Railways today saying it would introduce an all India helpline for them to send an alarm to the nearest railway station in times of distress.

Dense fog in Delhi delays 91 trains, 60 flights

 Thick fog accompanied by cold wind Sunday brought visibility below 200 metres in the national capital, affecting commuters and delaying 91 trains and 60 flights.

Cold morning greets Delhiites, fog affects flight and trains
Cold morning greets Delhiites, fog affects flight and trains

Delhi on Sunday woke up to a cold morning as the minimum temperature settled at 6.4 degrees Celsius with dense fog affecting around 100 flights and 60 trains.

Delhi-NCR records season's dense fog, visibility drops to zero
Delhi-NCR records season's dense fog, visibility drops to zero

Season's dense fog gripped many parts of Delhi-NCR on Saturday night adding to the bitting cold wave. The visibility dropped to zero disrupting traffic in the national capital and surrounding areas.

Reserve seats for elderly in local trains: Bombay HC tells Railways

 Providing relief to elderly people travelling in local trains, the Bombay High Court today directed the Western and Central Railways to reserve 14 seats exclusively for senior citizens in every suburban train by April 15.

Rainy Wednesday morning in Delhi

It was a rainy Wednesday morning here, with the minimum temperature settling at 11 degrees Celsius - three notches above the season's average. Officials said 60 trains were delayed due to fog.

Fog affects train services in Rajasthan; Churu coldest

Dense fog on Monday affected rail services in Rajasthan as cold conditions prevailed in the state with Churu recording a low of 3.6 degrees Celsius.

Dense fog delays 59 trains in Delhi

It was cold, windy Saturday morning here, with the dense fog delaying 59 trains.

Railway tableau to showcase high speed train

 The proposed high speed train service will be depicted on the the railways' Republic Day tableau as it gears up to showcase some of its best projects.

Railway Minister for staggered work hours to combat suburban commuter rush

 Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to explore the possibility of introducing staggered work hours for office-goers in Mumbai, which he said will reduce the peak hour rush in suburban trains.

Will create commando force for trains going to Naxal-affected areas: Suresh Prabhu

Union Minister for Railways Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday reportedly said that a special commando force will be created to protect trains going to Naxal affected areas.

Commuter train crash leaves 40 injured in Brazil

At least 40 people were injured when two commuter trains collided in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro state, authorities have said.

Prabhu to launch three trains for Bihar, West Bengal today

Continuing with the launching spree, Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu will on Tuesday flag off three trains - two for West Bengal and one for Bihar - from Anand Vihar station here.

NID-designed user-friendly dustbins in trains soon

Trains will soon have user-friendly dustbins designed by NID in all coaches as Railways has stepped up efforts to keep its premises clean in line with the Swachh Bharat campaign.

Rajasthan continues to shiver; fog affects train movement

 The desert state of Rajasthan continued to reel under cold wave conditions with many places recording minimum temperatures under 5 degree Celsius and dense fog affecting the movement of trains.