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WB: Proposed electrification of 881 km of rail network at Rs 771.54 Cr

7 zones of Bengal under the jurisdiction of Eastern Railway, South Eastern Railway and North Frontier Railway will undertake the project.

07 Feb 2018 4:19 PM

Railways rethinking on flexi-fares: Piyush Goyal

Goyal said a committee has submitted a report on how to dynamically price the train tickets which would also help improving profits.

03 Feb 2018 9:56 AM

Budget 2018: Rs 73 crore allocated for railway safety this year

Finance minister Arun Jaitley announced in his budget speech that 600 stations are to be developed with world class facilities.

02 Feb 2018 5:52 AM

Budget for Railways: Bengaluru, Mumbai big gainers

Bengaluru will get a corpus of Rs 17,000 crore for the local rail network. Karnataka goes to polls this year.

01 Feb 2018 2:24 PM

In a first, Indian Railways sends 100 employees on non-working foreign tour

In a first, 100 non-gazetted workers of South Central Railway flew to Singapore, Malaysia for a 6-day vacation on Jan 28.

30 Jan 2018 4:11 PM


Railways' freight traffic declining on non-competitive tariff: Economic Survey

During the current fiscal Indian Railways carried 558.10 million tonnes of revenue earning freight traffic.

29 Jan 2018 4:38 PM

Richard Thaler’s views on dynamic pricing are more relevant now for Indian Railways

In India, although the market economy is reasonably entrenched when private goods are offered, it is a far cry in the case of public goods.

22 Jan 2018 12:39 AM

Railways earned additional Rs 671 crore through flexi fare

Under the flexi fare formula, base fare increases from 10 per cent to 50 per cent with every 10 per cent of berths booked.

05 Jan 2018 4:28 PM

6 coaches of Manduadih Express derail at New Delhi railway station

The incident took place at around 10. 30 pm when the train was about to depart from the New Delhi railway station.

29 Dec 2017 2:44 PM

18 trains cancelled, 35 delayed as cold wave continues in Delhi

The railway services have been hampered due to low visibility as a layer of fog has engulfed the national capital.

29 Dec 2017 2:40 PM


No quota in trains for patients suffering from arthritis: Rajya Sabha reply

Railways are losing substantial revenue on account of concessions granted to more than 50 categories of passengers.

27 Dec 2017 4:59 PM

Not just in Mumbai, AC local trains to run in others cities too

The railways is planning to roll out the 12-coach air-conditioned local on western line of the Mumbai suburban train network in few days.

23 Dec 2017 12:39 PM

Delhi: 15 trains cancelled as cold wave intensifies

Over 30 trains have been delayed, while four have been rescheduled as per data from the Northern Railway.

23 Dec 2017 7:49 AM

ABB bags Rs 134 crore contract from Indian Railways

ABB will deliver traction converters, stand-alone auxiliary converters and vehicle control units for 64 electric locomotives.

21 Dec 2017 3:45 PM

8 trains cancelled as cold waves continue to hit Delhi

19 trains are running late whereas 2 are said to be rescheduled due to low visibility in Delhi.

17 Dec 2017 4:13 PM


Delhi: 9 trains cancelled, 11 late, 1 rescheduled due to low visibility

Fog shrouded the national capital as mercury dipped as low as 7 degree Celsius and cold waves intensified.

16 Dec 2017 10:50 AM

Break gender bias in sports, says Mithali Raj

The India women’s skipper also added that many young girls were coming forward to excel in the sport.

16 Dec 2017 1:30 AM

Railways forms committee to review flexi-fare system

The flexi-fare system, launched in September 2016, led to up to 50 per cent increase in fares.

14 Dec 2017 10:41 AM

Railways record 5 per cent jump in freight, passenger traffic

Overall freight loading saw a growth of 747.70 million tonne in these eight months of this year.

08 Dec 2017 10:09 AM

High-speed rail to interlink four metros by 2022

The high-speed network of trains will run at 160 kmph, against the current average speed of around 88-90 kmph.

01 Dec 2017 4:39 AM