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New Delhi-Varanasi Vande Bharat Express back on track after 40 days

New Delhi-Varanasi Vande Bharat Express operates five days in a week except on Monday and Thursday and covers the distance between New Delhi and Varanasi in eight hours.

Apr 02, 2021, 17:42 PM IST

Atmanirbhar Bharat: Indian Railways finalises tender for 44 Vande Bharat trains; check details

The specifications for the Vande Bharat trains were prepared after multiple deliberations with the industry at various levels for manufacturing the train sets indigenously. For the first time, the tender required minimum 75% local content requirement of the total value of the tender.

Jan 22, 2021, 16:29 PM IST

Indian Railways floats fresh tender for 44 Vande Bharat train sets in major push for Make in India

Only India-registered companies can participate and the minimum local component percentage required is 75.

Sep 21, 2020, 23:18 PM IST

Hi-tech Vande Bharat Express to ply from October 5, now travel from Delhi to Katra in 8 hours

The first commercial run of the high-speed Vande Bharat Express will be on October 5 while on October 3, Home Minister Amit Shah will flag it off from Delhi on its inaugural run.

Oct 01, 2019, 14:52 PM IST

Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat train to start maiden journey during Navratras, confirms Piyush Goyal

As of now, Vande Bharat Express runs between New Delhi and Varanasi.

Sep 18, 2019, 12:35 PM IST

Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat train trials complete, to ply during Navratras

The train will start from New Delhi junction at 6 am and will reach Katra at 2 pm the same day and will travel via Ambala, Ludhiana and Jammu Tawi.

Sep 17, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

Indian Railways to make 40 Vande Bharat train sets in next 2 years

The Vande-Bharat Express currently runs between Delhi and Varanasi and includes the in-house design and manufacture, computer modelling and working, etc.

Sep 09, 2019, 18:05 PM IST

Soon, Vande Bharat Express train between New Delhi and Katra; PMO nod awaited

In good news for pilgrims visiting the holy shrine of Vaishno Devi, the Indian Railways will soon launch Vande Bharat Express train between New Delhi and Katra. Sources have told Zee News that all concerned departments and ministries, apart from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), have given their approval for the same.

Jul 22, 2019, 16:51 PM IST

Govt may float global tenders, invite international players for manufacturing train sets in India: Sources

Railway will lay emphasis on make in India and employment generation for the train sets to be manufactured via global tendering process.

Jul 22, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

After success of Vande Bharat, Indian Railways boosts plans for new train sets

The Union Ministry of Railways held an important meeting in this regard with key train set manufacturers.

Jul 03, 2019, 08:41 AM IST

Vande Bharat Express begins first commercial run

"Vande Bharat Express left Delhi for Varanasi today morning on its first commercial run. Tickets sold out for the next two weeks already. Get yours today!" tweeted Railway Minister Piyush Goyal.

Feb 17, 2019, 11:45 AM IST

Day after being flagged off, Vande Bharat Express runs into trouble

The incident occurred around 15 kilometres from Tundla junction in Uttar Pradesh.

Feb 16, 2019, 09:54 AM IST

Deshhit: PM Modi to flag-off the Vande Bharat Express on February 15

Train 19 is India's fastest engine-less semi-high speed train. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to flag-off the Vande Bharat Express on February 15. Vande Bharat Express or Train 18's air conditioned chair car ticket would cost Rs 1,850 and the executive class fare will be Rs 3,470 for a Delhi to Varanasi trip, including the catering service charges. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 11, 2019, 21:42 PM IST