Ashwani Lohani assumes charge at a time when the safety aspect of railways is under sharp focus.
25 Aug 2017 1:40 AM
Given the Indian Railways’ safety record, high-speed trains shouldn’t be its priority.
24 Aug 2017 12:09 AM
Many who had entrusted their lives to the Indian Railways paid the penalty yet again for someone else’s carelessness.
21 Aug 2017 12:00 AM
Railway Ministry will make improvements on existing Rajdhani train that runs between the two cities.
07 Aug 2017 10:48 AM
The scheme, launched on September 9, 2016, is applicable in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains.
06 Aug 2017 2:13 PM
It’s hard to keep a whistleblower down, as the Haryana government has often discovered in its dealings with IAS officer Ashok Khemka.
06 Aug 2017 12:28 AM
This is first engineering, procurement and construction contract of Railways under Mission Electrification.
05 Aug 2017 11:34 AM
Blankets will be carried in the trains in case these are needed by passengers.
01 Aug 2017 7:26 PM
The Railways has set a target of electrifying 24,400 km of routes by 2022.
31 Jul 2017 7:56 PM
SNCF, the French railways, has been assigned the task of submitting execution strategy of this semi-high speed project.
31 Jul 2017 2:19 PM
Railways have roped in the National Institute of Fashion Design to design lightweight blankets with less wool content.
30 Jul 2017 4:17 PM
A CAG report severely criticised the railways for not washing bedrolls regularly and not maintaining quality control.
29 Jul 2017 1:34 PM
The company will be given responsibility of managing catering services in all trains with pantry cars.
27 Jul 2017 11:34 AM
Incident came to light when a co-passenger took to social media and posted image of lizard in biryani.
26 Jul 2017 11:30 AM
Blueprint says 25 per cent domestic air travel now occurs in 0-500 km route which was railways' monopoly.
25 Jul 2017 1:04 PM
Railways hopes that initiative would help national transport entity to generate 2,000 new jobs.
24 Jul 2017 2:28 PM
NITI Aayog approved the ministry's Rs 18,000 crore proposal to increase speeds of the Gatiman Express.
21 Jul 2017 2:27 PM
Food stuff is kept in the open for flies, insects, rats and cockroaches to feast upon.
21 Jul 2017 12:41 AM
The lighting, fans and information displays inside the train -- once powered by diesel -- will run off the sun's energy.
20 Jul 2017 12:17 PM
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said target is to make Rs 8,56,000 crore investment in railways in next few years time.
17 Jul 2017 10:47 AM