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Utkal Express derailment

Dilli Ka Babu: Another Rajdhani before Diwali

An exercise has been quietly launched to overhaul the Union home ministry and make it 21st century-ready.

02 Oct 2017 12:45 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: RBI’s new talent hunt

The last five years have witnessed over 450 railway accidents claiming more than 800 lives.

27 Aug 2017 5:39 AM

Safety to be top priority for Railways, says Ashwani Lohani

Ashwani Lohani assumes charge at a time when the safety aspect of railways is under sharp focus.

25 Aug 2017 1:40 AM

Kaifiyat Express derailment: 74 hurt after train hits truck in UP

Locals rushed to help passengers out of the derailed bogies, and soon a medical relief train reached the accident site.

24 Aug 2017 2:50 AM

Making trains safer, and faster

Given the Indian Railways’ safety record, high-speed trains shouldn’t be its priority.

24 Aug 2017 12:09 AM


Suresh Prabhu offers to resign; Congress asks Modi to appoint 'responsible person'

The railways minister's comments come hours after Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express got derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Auraiya.

23 Aug 2017 9:20 PM

Suresh Prabhu offers to quit, takes full responsibility for train mishaps

The railways minister's comments come hours after Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express got derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Auraiya.

23 Aug 2017 2:58 PM

50 injured as 9 coaches of Kaifiyat Express derail in UP's Auraiya

The train travelling from Azamgarh to Delhi collided with a dumper at around 2:50 am between Pata and Achalda railway stations.

23 Aug 2017 6:34 AM

‘Bureaucracy is misleading Yogi’

Some BJP leaders allege officials misled the chief minister in the case of ‘explosives’ found in the state Assembly, last month.

22 Aug 2017 1:45 AM

Utkal Express derailment: Minister vows strict action against guilty

The derailment at Khatauli in Muzaffarnagar district on Saturday evening killed 22 people.

22 Aug 2017 1:30 AM


Railway Board member, GM sent on leave after Utkal Express derailment

Was maintenance work being done on the tracks without following guidelines?

21 Aug 2017 2:02 AM

Train safety: When will we get serious?

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

Repair work without permission may be reason for train mishap; Railways to probe

A probe will ascertain if work was being carried out on the tracks and if so, whether the rules had been followed.

20 Aug 2017 7:01 PM

UP train mishap: Unknown people charged with negligent conduct

Fourteen coaches of the high-speed Utkal Express on Saturday jumped the rails killing 23 people and injuring 156 others.

20 Aug 2017 5:29 PM

586 rail accidents in last 5 years; 53 per cent due to derailments

Notwithstanding the railways' attempts to upgrade the safety apparatus, many such accidents continue to occur.

20 Aug 2017 2:14 PM


Won't allow laxity in ops by Railway Board: Suresh Prabhu on UP train derailment

Over 23 people died and 156 were injured after 14 coaches of the Utkal Express derailed near Muzaffarnagar.

20 Aug 2017 1:18 PM

Utkal Express derailment: Naveen, Yogi announce ex-gratia for victims

Eight bogies of the express derailed near Khatauli station, barely 100 kilometres from New Delhi.

20 Aug 2017 1:37 AM