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Several trains diverted as water level in Yamuna crosses 'danger mark'

The water level in the Yamuna river has crossed the danger mark.

Aug 21, 2019, 08:19 AM IST

Railway cancels 25 trains, diverts seven over farmers protests in Punjab

Trains which have been diverted include the Delhi-Pathankot Superfast Express, Amritsar-New Delhi Shatabdi Express and the Amritsar-Sealdha Akal Takht Express.

Mar 05, 2019, 15:19 PM IST

Man dies after being struck by train in east Delhi

If the body is not identified within 72 hours, it will be sent for post-mortem to ascertain the exact cause of death, police said.

Mar 04, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

11 Delhi-bound train delayed as fog engulfs capital city

After a short spell of "moderate" condition, overall air quality in Delhi again turned "very poor" with Air Quality Index (AQI) at 319.

Jan 25, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Fog disrupts rail traffic in Delhi, 15 trains delayed

The Railways has started using Fog Pass Device which is GPS enabled and can help to measure the distance of the next hault.


Dec 29, 2018, 12:04 PM IST

New Farakka Express derails near Raebareli: Drones being used to monitor rescue operation

Drones and long-range cameras are being used to monitor the situation at the site of New Farakka Express Train derailment.

Oct 10, 2018, 10:46 AM IST

New Farakka Express derails near Raebareli: Helpline numbers issued

Helpline numbers have been issued after New Farakka Express derailed near Harchandpur in Raebareli around 6.05 AM. 

Oct 10, 2018, 10:06 AM IST

Ministry of Railways wins 'Swachchta Hi Seva' award

The award was presented to the Railway Ministry on Tuesday, on the fourth anniversary of the Swachh Bharat Mission.

Oct 03, 2018, 23:39 PM IST

Railways pulls off steam engine train to celebrate 63rd railway week

The Indian Railways took a distinctive trip to yester years of steam era trains to commemorate the 63rd railway week celebrations of the Northern Railways on Thursday. A steam engine brought over from the United States in 1947 -- Azad -- was run to and fro from New Delhi Railway Station to Delhi Junction on the occasion.

Apr 13, 2018, 09:00 AM IST

Trains get GPS-aided fog safety devices to tackle delays in winter

The fog-safety device is being installed in the driver's cabin. 

Jan 04, 2018, 11:40 AM IST

Fog in Delhi: 25 trains delayed, 6 cancelled, several rescheduled

Earlier on Thursday, 19 trains arrived late while six others were rescheduled due to fog in Delhi and other parts of northern Indian

Dec 02, 2017, 09:33 AM IST

Indian Railways releases new time table; 500 long-distance trains to run faster from November 1

In order to cut short the running time of over 500 long distance trains by up to two hours, the Indian Railways has introduced a new timetable, which would be effective from November 1, 2017.

Oct 31, 2017, 07:55 AM IST

Chikungunya toll rises to 15; Northern railways on a disease terminating mission!

This season, 13 deaths have been reported till yesterday, including five each at Apollo Hospital and Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRH), while one death each at AIIMS and Hindu Rao Hospital.

Sep 17, 2016, 09:55 AM IST

Raging Jat protests in Haryana hits Railways hard, over 700 trains cancelled

Northern Railways has cancelled about 700 trains and over 100 trains have been delayed or diverted due to ongoing Jat reservation protests in Haryana .

Feb 21, 2016, 08:49 AM IST

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu launches three new services for train passengers

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has launched three new services for the convenience of the train passengers. For Northern Railways, there will be Hand Held Terminal.

Feb 11, 2016, 10:01 AM IST

Season's warmest day in Delhi on Sunday

Sunday was the season's warmest day in Delhi with the minimum temperature recorded at 14.4 degrees Celsius, six notches above the season`s average, the weather office said.

Jan 31, 2016, 10:40 AM IST

Over 20 vehicles ram into each other at Yamuna Expressway due to dense fog

About 20 vehicles ram into each other near Jewar toll plaza at Yamuna Expressway due to dense fog on Sunday morning. Although no causlaities were reported but several vehicles were badly damaged. 

Jan 24, 2016, 12:05 PM IST

Dense fog disrupts normal life in Delhi, across Northern India; 20 trains cancelled

The National Capital Delhi and North India was engulfed in a thick blanket of fog on Sunday morning. Cold weather also made life difficult for people as the minimum temperature was recorded at 8 degrees Celsius at 5:30 am.

Jan 24, 2016, 09:54 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi in Uttar Pradesh: As it happened

After flagging off the Mahamana Superfast Express which will run from Varanasi to New Delhi, PM Modi on Friday arrived in Lucknow where he addressed the convocation ceremony of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar University. PM Modi will also address Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar Mahasabha in Lucknow later today. In Varanasi, he attended the distribution of e-rickshaws to differently-abled people and interacted with some of them.

Jan 22, 2016, 16:12 PM IST

35 trains cancelled, 14 delayed due to fog in north India

At least 35 trains were cancelled and 14 other were delayed after dense fog engulfed the northern India on Friday.

Jan 22, 2016, 09:48 AM IST