High speed train

Malaysia, Singapore defer high-speed rail project until year-end

Malaysia said on Sunday it had agreed with neighbouring Singapore to suspend until Dec. 31 a project for a high-speed rail link between the capital, Kuala Lumpur, and the city-state, to allow discussion of changes.

May 31, 2020, 14:54 PM IST

Indian Railways manufacture high speed engine touching 180 km/hour

The engine was developed under the 'Make in India' initiative in West Bengal's Chittaranjan Locomotive Works. 

Aug 13, 2019, 07:31 AM IST

Budget 2018: Finance Minister Jaitley on high speed train project

This segment of Zee News brings to you information about Union Budget 2018 and latest updates on schemes announced by Finance Minister. Watch this video for more information.

Feb 01, 2018, 15:46 PM IST

India's first Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train to give travellers undersea experience, but building it no easy feat

The undersea tunnel can be built only during high tides, limiting the working period to just 4-5 hours. 

Dec 20, 2017, 07:29 AM IST

Bullet train: Drilling 7-km undersea route of Mumbai-Ahmedabad rail corridor underway

Passengers will get the thrill of riding under the sea near Thane at a maximum speed of 350 km per hour in the upcoming high speed train project.

Feb 19, 2017, 22:29 PM IST

Hi-tech survey to expedite work on Railways' bullet train project

Indian Railways will employ Light Detection and Ranging or LiDAR technology for conducting an aerial survey of the country's first high-speed train corridor between Mumbai and Ahmedabad.

Feb 13, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

Mumbai-Ahmedabad high speed train fare to be less than airfare

The high speed bullet train is expected to cover 508 km between Mumbai and Ahmedabad in about two hours, running at a maximum speed of 350 kmph.

Jul 20, 2016, 14:30 PM IST

High-speed train between Amritsar, New Delhi soon: Suresh Prabhu

Work on launching a high-speed train between Amritsar and New Delhi will be initiated soon following the successful trial run of Spanish-made Talgo which became the fastest train in the country by clocking a speed of 180 km/hr, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said Sunday.

Jul 17, 2016, 23:06 PM IST

High speed Spanish train arrives next week to outpace Gatiman

Even as the railways have decided to start work on the Rs.98,000-crore bullet train project next year, a swanky new Spanish high-speed train will arrive here next week for trials, for a service between the national capital and Mumbai.

Apr 19, 2016, 22:18 PM IST

India's semi-high speed train soon between Delhi-Agra

Decks have been cleared for the launch of India's first semi-high speed train Gatiman Express that will run between Delhi and Agra at a speed of 160 km per hour and will complete the 210-km journey in just around one-and-half hours.

May 31, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

China completes first high speed train through karst region

 China's first high-speed railway network spanning 857 km through the country's southwest karst regions was completed on Sunday.

Dec 21, 2014, 17:16 PM IST

All set for India's first high speed train - Gatiman Express

The decks have been cleared for the launch of India's first high speed train that will link New Delhi and the Taj city of Agra -- in 105 minutes.

Nov 21, 2014, 16:29 PM IST

First high speed train on Delhi-Agra section in November

The first high speed train with a speed of 160 kilometer per hour will run on Delhi-Agra section in November this year as Kapurthala Rail Coach Factory (RCF) is all set to roll out first rake of fourteen coaches of the train.

Sep 11, 2014, 15:21 PM IST

Railways form corporation for high speed train

Going ahead with the ambitious high speed rail project, railways on Tuesday announced formation of High Speed Rail Corporation even as Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge said care should be exercised in adopting new technology.

Oct 29, 2013, 16:03 PM IST

China masters high-speed train braking technology: Official

China has mastered braking technology designed to stop the world's fastest trains that travel at speeds of 500 kmph, a Chinese railway scientist has said.

Mar 08, 2013, 20:02 PM IST

India`s bullet train project will take time to unveil

India will have to wait for bullet trains due to the huge cost involved in the ambitious project.

Jan 01, 2013, 20:17 PM IST

China launches first high speed train in extremely cold areas

The world`s first high-speed train in areas with extremely low temperature started operation in China on Saturday.

Dec 01, 2012, 14:50 PM IST

High-speed train sets for Rajdhani and Shatabdi

The decision to adopt train sets technology was announced in the 2012-13 Railway Budget.

Oct 08, 2012, 19:52 PM IST

China to continue developing high speed trains

China will continue developing its high speed rail network in the face of rising public demand for travelling efficiency and for future economic development, a railway official said

Mar 12, 2012, 00:14 AM IST