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Cyclone Fani: List of trains cancelled and diverted by East Coast Railway

In all, 103 trains from and through Bhadrak-Vizianagaram railway section have so far been cancelled.

May 02, 2019, 14:58 PM IST

Northern railway prepares action plan to combat foggy weather

The Northern Railways has devised an action plan to combat foggy season and decided to provide 2,648 fog safety devices in trains to ensure safety and punctuality, officials said on Thursday.

Nov 22, 2018, 22:11 PM IST

Indian Railways recruitment 2018: Railway offers over 90,000 jobs vacancies, Check details

The Indian Railways in one of the biggest recruitment drive recently announced a number of job vacancies for interested and eligible aspirants across states. 

Feb 12, 2018, 22:57 PM IST

24 coaches goods train derail in Madhya Pradesh's Satna

However, no casualties have been reported so far.

Feb 10, 2018, 00:10 AM IST

Watch: Kashmiri man attempts life-threatening rail stunt, Twitter calls it stupidity

In a video that has gone viral on social media, a Kashmiri man can be seen lying down on the rail track to let a speeding train pass over him. The man can be seen celebrating after completing the death-defying stunt.

Jan 24, 2018, 09:04 AM IST

8 trains cancelled for 2 months due to fog: Railways

Owing to onset of fog, the North Eastern Railways (NER) has suspended eight trains from December 1 to February 13, an official said on Monday.

Nov 27, 2017, 10:36 AM IST

Big train accident averted as Sampark Kranti hits vehicle near Bhopal

A major train accident was averted when the driver of the Madurai-New Delhi Sampark Kranti Express applied brakes in the nick of time on seeing an overturned vehicle on the railway track near Bhopal, officials said. No one was injured.

Nov 21, 2017, 14:38 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to flag off Mahamana Express on Friday from Varanasi

The train, on its inaugural service, will be run as a special train departing from Vadodara on Friday and reaching Varanasi on Saturday.


Sep 21, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Suresh Prabhu thanks PM Narendra Modi for appointing Ashwani Lohani as Chairman of Railway Board

Lohani`s appointment was announced hours after Prabhu met Modi on Wednesday and offered to quit after a second train derailed in Uttar Pradesh in four days, injuring 74 people. 


Aug 24, 2017, 12:52 PM IST

Railways in process of using modern technology to plug accidents: Official

The train-protection warning system (TPWS) and the train- collision avoidance system (TCAS) are. also being used to prevent accidents

Aug 20, 2017, 23:56 PM IST

Track repair was being carried out without station master's permission - Watch report

This special report gives information from different sources about the rail accident in Muzaffarnagar. Watch to know more.

Aug 20, 2017, 17:34 PM IST

Major tragedy averted as rail fracture discovered near Unnao

A major tragedy was averted on Thursday when a major crack in the railway track was discovered near Unnao by the villagers, following which the railway authorities were informed.

Aug 03, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Mishaps on decline after safety measures in place: Railway data

Since unmanned level crossings are responsible for maximum number of train accidents, the railways intends to eliminate all such crossings on broad gauge section by 2020.


Jul 30, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

Railways launches mobile app that does more than just booking

The Railways on Friday launched an integrated mobile application to cater to various passenger requirements, including ticket booking, inquiry, on-board cleaning and ordering meal on a single platform.

Jul 14, 2017, 19:12 PM IST

Maharashtra: Three killed as car hits electricity pole

Three men were killed after the car in which they were travelling rammed into an electricity pole near the Railway quarters in Civil Line area of the city last night.

Jul 14, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

By 2021, you can get confirmed berth on your preferred train

Come 2021 and a passenger could be assured of a confirmed berth on his preferred train, if the railways' plan to augment capacity on busy routes materialises.

Apr 28, 2017, 18:16 PM IST

Railway extension in Northeast a challenge for engineers

The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has to confront many unique challenges in laying tracks in the mountainous northeastern region due to its topography and the danger of natural calamities.

Apr 04, 2017, 14:04 PM IST

No move to extend flexi-fare policy to mail, express trains

There is no proposal to extend to mail/express and superfast trains the flexi-fares currently applicable only to Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains, Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Friday.

Mar 24, 2017, 21:14 PM IST

64 train accidents caused due to failure of rail staff: Government

A total of 99 consequential train accidents took place during April 1, 2016 to February 28, 2017, out of which 64 were due to failure of railway staff.

Mar 17, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

WOW! Indian farmer wins express train in legal fight with railway - Read

On Friday Singh's lawyer said a court in the state had awarded him an express train in lieu of the 10 million rupees ($150,000) he was owed.

Mar 17, 2017, 17:49 PM IST