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Railway receives letter threatening to blow up 7 stations in UP, Delhi in 3 days; security tightened

An email was also received by the Ghaziabad Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Upendra Agrawal, threatening to blow up the railway stations.

May 16, 2019, 11:36 AM IST

Cyclone Fani: Special train to Ahmedabad from Bhubaneswar today, services in Puri hit

The special train will leave Bhubaneswar at 10 pm on Sunday and will reach Ahmedabad at 1.30 pm on Tuesday.

May 05, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Blame game begins over Mumbai Footover Bridge Collapse

A blame game kicked off immediately after the Mumbai CST bridge collapsed on Thursday evening. Watch full video to know more.

Mar 14, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

Gujjar agitation hurts Indian Railways with losses in crores

Himanshu Mittal reports that Railway officials fear of losses increasing further because a resolution to the Gujjar agitation appears unlikely in the coming days.

Feb 12, 2019, 18:53 PM IST

Transgender senior citizens to get fare-concession

The concession for a person of the third gender, aged 60 years or above, will be available from New Year's Day, said Central Railway spokesperson Sunil Udasi.

Dec 28, 2018, 00:07 AM IST

India's fastest engineless Train 18 to be flagged off by PM Narendra Modi on December 29

Train 18, the fastest train from railways' stable, will be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 29 likely from his constituency Varanasi.

Dec 21, 2018, 10:16 AM IST

On board shopping in Railways from next year

Just like on board some flights, from January onwards, passengers on select trains can shop for beauty products, home and kitchen appliances and fitness tools while travelling.

Dec 21, 2018, 10:04 AM IST

Train 18, India's fastest on tracks, pelted with stones during trial run

A probe has been launched after a suspected vandal hurled stones at the train during its trial run between Delhi and Agra.

Dec 20, 2018, 18:42 PM IST

UTSONMOBILE app for booking unreserved train tickets: How to book, benefits and more

The UTSONMOBILE app also allows passengers to cancel their tickets, change user profile, track booking history among many interesting features.

Dec 17, 2018, 16:51 PM IST

India's first engineless train touches 180kmph in tests

If the tests are successful, Train 18 will replace the current Shatabdi Express - a day train.

Dec 03, 2018, 09:03 AM IST

Why pay premium for web-checkins: Indian Railways takes a veiled dig at IndiGo

IndiGo, which has a domestic market share of nearly 43 per cent, has been levying charges for web check-in from November 14.

Nov 26, 2018, 21:23 PM IST

Delhi police to act strictly against those found smoking in railway stations

The Delhi Police will take strict action against those found smoking in railway stations, officials said on Sunday.

Nov 25, 2018, 19:27 PM IST

Indian Railways blames 'negligence of people' for Amritsar train tragedy, which claimed 60 lives

The Chief Commissioner of Railway Safety (CCRS) on Thursday concluded the inquiry in Amritsar train accident which claimed the lives of around 60 people.

Nov 22, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

Chhath Puja across rail tracks as locals in Punjab 'forget' Dussehra mishap

Despite cops and local authorities urging locals to use designated level crossings, they remained adamant on crossing the rail tracks at randomly.

Nov 16, 2018, 11:14 AM IST

Ravindra Jadeja hits ton as Saurashtra take lead against Railways

After Saurashtra's top-order failed, left-handed Jadeja took the centre-stage at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, hitting 16 fours and four sixes in his 326-ball stay at the crease so far.

Nov 13, 2018, 20:55 PM IST

Indian Railways studying Japanese clinical efficiency for its bullet train project

Indian Railways may send 300 of its employees to Japan to learn how to run bullet trains with maximum efficiency.

Nov 09, 2018, 21:07 PM IST

Unreserved mobile ticketing facility to buy general rail tickets: Here's how to use

The facility of booking mobile UTS app is available for Android, IOS and Windows phones.

Nov 02, 2018, 15:06 PM IST

Railways' UTS app to buy unreserved tickets now available nationwide

Via the app, a registered user can also buy platform tickets and monthly passes.

Nov 01, 2018, 19:37 PM IST

Santragachhi footbridge stampede: Railways form committee to investigate incident

Railways Railways will form a special committee comprising of heads of various departments to investigate Tuesday's footbridge stampede incident at Santragachi railway station in West Bengal.

Oct 24, 2018, 12:22 PM IST

Nearly 50,000 killed in train accidents in three years: Railways data

Data provided by the railways states, 49,790 deaths happened because people were hit by trains on tracks from 2015 to 2017.

Oct 22, 2018, 18:54 PM IST