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Trains and stations to smell of pine, lemongrass

Objection raised by railway minister Goyal over ‘unpleasant’ smell.

10 Oct 2017 1:56 AM

Tickets booked on IRCTC website may cost less as MDR likely to go

At present, Indian Railways' catering and tourism arm transfers MDR charge to passenger.

06 Oct 2017 3:10 PM

Tender for modernising railways can create 1 million jobs: Goyal

The Railways Minister also said that safety will be the priority of Indian railways and there would be no limit to funding it.

05 Oct 2017 5:57 PM

MP min writes to Piyush Goyal, warns him of stampede at Gwalior station

Tomar, who is an MP from Gwalior witnessed the chaotic situation on Oct 1, when he reached the station to board Jabalpur-Nizamuddin train.

02 Oct 2017 3:59 PM

IRCTC delists juice brand after complain of contamination

Railways has reacted to former railway minister Trivedi's complaint swiftly and delisted brand pending laboratory investigation.

02 Oct 2017 11:31 AM


Railways issue not 1 or 2 yrs old, given to NDA as inheritance in 2014: Goyal

Earlier on Saturday, Goyal empowered the Railways' General Managers to spend whatever is necessary on safety.

01 Oct 2017 10:24 AM

More FOBs, escalators at Mumbai stations: Piyush Goyal

To eliminate bureaucracy and delays, the minister directed General Managers of railways to spend whatever is necessary on safety.

30 Sep 2017 4:56 PM

Indian Railways ignored tweets, letters of ‘deadly foot overbridge’

Commuters had warned railways of overcrowding at foot overbridge via social media in 2016.

30 Sep 2017 1:37 AM

Govt to double suburban train services in Mumbai in next 3 years

Of the 100 services, 32 will be introduced on the Western Railway line and 68 on the Central Railway line.

29 Sep 2017 10:53 AM

Work on General Electric’s locomotive factory on track: Goyal

GE had won a $2.6 billion contract in 2015 to supply Indian Railways with 1,000 diesel locomotives.

28 Sep 2017 12:57 PM


Railways to rope in Japanese experts to avoid accidents, derailments

The official said that the first meeting was held in January with Japanese Experts.

28 Sep 2017 2:29 AM

Bullet trains: Far too costly for India

The Indian Railways are the country’s largest public investment, employing over a million people.

28 Sep 2017 1:49 AM

CBI issues fresh summons to Lalu Prasad Yadav in corruption case

The central probe agency rejected Mr Yadav’s plea seeking 15 days’ time for appearing before the investigation team.

27 Sep 2017 2:21 AM

Lalu Prasad Yadav to face intense CBI grilling

RJD chief asked to appear before agency for questioning on September 25.

24 Sep 2017 12:44 AM

Steel shortage stymies Railways rail tracks upgrade projects

India’s mammoth state railways, hit by a spate of accidents, is trying to modernise its ageing tracks.

23 Sep 2017 5:05 PM


Railways to give 78 days' salary to select staff as bonus

Cabinet on Wednesday cleared productivity linked bonus for 12.3 lakh non-gazetted staff.

21 Sep 2017 12:49 PM

Indian Railways reduces sleeping hours for passengers by an hour

Until the circular was issued, the existing permissible time for sleeping was between 9 pm and 6 am.

17 Sep 2017 7:58 PM

Railways to rename trains after famous literary works

Officials working on the database said preliminary work has already begun with a list of Sahitya Academy winning works being shortlisted.

02 Sep 2017 1:35 PM

Delhi: Ro-Ro service to contain pollution delayed again

Trial run of the ambitious project was conducted in March.

02 Sep 2017 2:24 AM

Railways at 'critical juncture', safety to be priority: Ashwani Lohani    

Lohani's statement comes amid reports of the fourth derailment incident in 10 days.

29 Aug 2017 12:33 PM