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Duronto Express

Armed robbers loot passengers onboard Jammu-Delhi Duronto Express; take away cash, mobile phones

Assailants snatched mobiles, jewellery, cash and other valuable items from the passengers.

Jan 17, 2019, 11:08 AM IST

Shatabdi, Rajdhani, Duronto trains to have 4 CCTV cameras in each coach

Around Rs 3,000 crore allocated in the Budget 2018 to install CCTV cameras in all the 11,000 trains eventually.

Feb 07, 2018, 23:29 PM IST

Duronto Express derails near Maharashtra's Ratnagiri, no casualties

Konakan Railway restored normalcy to the route by 7:20 pm.

Oct 26, 2017, 20:58 PM IST

Duronto Express, 2 other trains spotted running on same track; major accident averted

A big accident was averted after authorities discovered that three trains were running on the same railway track

Sep 26, 2017, 13:27 PM IST

Duronto Express derailment: Here's full list of affected trains

Seven AC coaches and the engine of Nagpur Mumbai Duronto Express (train no 12290) derailed near Titwala at 6:30 am on Tuesday. ​

Aug 29, 2017, 09:28 AM IST

Can you believe this? Bullet train fare 1.5 times higher than AC 1st Class

In Duronto Express, for example, the current AC 1st Class fare between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, is Rs.2,200.

May 04, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

Secunderabad-Mumbai Duronto Express derails in Karnataka, at least 2 dead

At least two people were killed and several injured when Duronto Express​ derailed in Karnataka on Saturday morning.

Sep 12, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

Duronto trains to make commercial stoppage at technical halts

The Railways will provide commercial stoppages to the non-stop Duronto Express at places where presently there are technical halts.

Sep 03, 2015, 13:05 PM IST

BJP urges introduction of two new trains in Odisha

Ahead of the presentation of the railway budget in parliament Thursday, Odisha state BJP leaders Monday requested Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu to introduce two new trains that will improve rail connectivity in Odisha.

Feb 23, 2015, 20:40 PM IST

Chennai-Coimbatore Duronto Express withdrawn due to poor patronage: SR

Due to poor patronage, Southern Railway has withdrawn the services of Chennai-Coimbatore Duronto Express and will introduce Chennai Central-Coimbatore Shatabdi Express from November 22.

Nov 20, 2013, 20:55 PM IST

Duronto passengers stop train after AC system stops working

Howrah-bound 12848 Digha-Howrah Duronto Express was stopped at the Kanthi railway station after passengers complained of failure of the air-conditioning system inside the coaches.

Oct 20, 2013, 21:00 PM IST

Further hike in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto fares

Close on the heels of a fresh rise in passenger fares, Railways have decided to further hike the fares of premier trains such as Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto effective from October 17.

Oct 11, 2013, 16:25 PM IST

Nzm-Pune Duronto Exp derails near Khandala, rail traffic hit

Rail traffic on the busy Mumbai-Pune trunk route was severely affected on Friday after the engine of Hazrat Nizamuddin-Pune AC Duronto Express derailed near Khandala-Lonavala.

Jun 28, 2013, 10:03 AM IST

Duronto Express to run on two key routes in TN

The Southern Railway announced the introduction of bi-weekly Duronto Express trains between Chennai -- Thiruvananthapuram and Chennai -- Madurai.

Dec 12, 2012, 21:36 PM IST

Amritsar-Chandigarh Duronto Express chugs off

The much-awaited Chandigarh-
Amritsar Duronto Express train was flagged off from here on Wednesday
by Minister of State for Railways KH Muniyappa.

Aug 24, 2011, 18:01 PM IST

Passengers on Duronto Express attacked, 4 held

Passengers travelling aboard
the New Delhi-Howrah Duronto Express were assaulted by a group
of men and four persons have been arrested in this connection,
railway officials said.

Jul 06, 2011, 14:29 PM IST

Coach factory rolls out jerk-free Duronto rake

The Rail Coach Factory here on Friday rolled out 15 coaches for Duronto Express which will enable passengers experience a jerk-free train ride for the first time.

Apr 01, 2011, 17:57 PM IST

Narrow escape for Duronto Express passengers

Passengers of Pune-Howrah
Duronto Express had a narrow escape on Tuesday when the train hit a
push trolley in West Singbhum district, railway sources said.

Mar 16, 2011, 00:07 AM IST

Mamata slams Buddha for ridiculing Duronto Express

Dismissing West Bengal Chief
Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee`s criticism of Duronto
Express, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the
importance and success of the train cannot be diminished.

Jun 28, 2010, 22:39 PM IST

20 E’kulam Duronto exp passengers suffer food poisoning

Twenty passengers, including five children, on the non-stop Hazrat Nizamuddin (Delhi)-Ernakulam Duronto Express were Monday admitted to a hospital here after suffering from food poisoning.

May 17, 2010, 16:12 PM IST