20 Dec 2014
New Delhi: It was a cold, foggy Saturday morning here, delaying over 30 trains. The Met Office has forecast clear day ahead. Garib Rath from Bhagalpur to Delhi was running late by 22 hours while Mahananda Express from Alipore Duar to Delhi was running behind schedule by 18 hours.
19 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Punching holes in the railways' freight management, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has found deterioration in the various efficiency parameters causing hindrance in smooth goods train operations and sought streamlining of the monitoring mechanism.
10 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Bolstering rail security,Railway Protection Force escort teams will soon be deployed in 5000 trains and their personnel equipped with mobile phones to remain connected with passengers.
28 Nov 2014
Lucknow: Fog in many parts of Uttar Pradesh has forced the Indian Railways to cancel 18 trains from here, officials said on Friday.
30 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has found that railways suffered loss to the tune of over Rs 314 crores due to under-utilisation of parcel cargo express trains (PCET) and blamed the Railway Board for the lack of coordination and non-enforcement of the scheme.
08 Jun 2013
In an apparent bid to increase the revenue, Indian Railways have decided to increase the number of RAC (Reservation against Cancellation) berths from four to six in AC-II and AC-III coaches.
26 Nov 2014
Mangaluru: With a view to providing value-added services to its customers, Konkan Railway haslaunched a mobile application on Google Play Store which would enable the passengers to access various train-related features on their mobile phone.
17 Nov 2014
Madurai: After the successful launch of two tourist trains from Bangalore and Puducherry, the Indian Railway and Tourism Corporation would operate three 'Pilgrim Special Tourist Trains' originating from this city with 700 passengers, IRCTC Additional General Manager (Tourism) L. Ravikumar said on Monday.
01 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Apprehending foggy conditions in the winter season, railways has decided to cancel 30 trains, mostly north bound, for 47 days from December 31 this year.
03 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Rail travellers will have to wait for a few more days to get branded, ready-to-eat meals on their journeys as Railways and packaged food manufacturers are busy sorting out pricing issues.