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Train delays

States where trains face maximum and minimum delays, reveals study

Three states - Uttarakhand, Bihar and Kerala - show a double-digit percentage increase in train delays consecutively over the last two years. 

Feb 16, 2018, 19:00 PM IST

Railways still not prepared to fight fog, train delays in winter seem inevitable

It's approaching fog time again, threatening severe disruption of train services as is usual every winter, causing much inconvenience to passengers.

Nov 11, 2017, 13:44 PM IST

Check train delays or face action: Railway Minister to officials

With a number of complaints being received over late running of trains, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has cracked the whip on officials concerned, asking them to improve punctuality rate or "face action".

Apr 18, 2017, 17:32 PM IST

Japanese girl hit by train while using smartphone

23% train delays caused by fallen objects due to smartphones, according to a survey

Jun 27, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

18 trains delayed as fog covers Delhi

According to Met Office, Delhi`s minimum temperature settled at 6.9 degrees Celsius.

Jan 21, 2016, 10:41 AM IST

Dense fog envelopes Uttar Pradesh, cripples life

Dense fog enveloped most parts of Uttar Pradesh on Monday, severely crippling road, rail and air traffic.

Jan 04, 2016, 07:28 AM IST

PM pulls up Rail Ministry over complaints of trains running behind schedule

Punctuality of trains has shown a decline, which Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken note of and the Railway Ministry has been asked to tone up the system.

Mar 31, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

Over 25 trains delayed due to BKU`s rail roko

Farmers led by BKU squatted on rail tracks at 16 locations
across Punjab, delaying over 25 trains by several hours.

Jan 05, 2012, 17:59 PM IST