18 Apr 2014
Lucknow: At least 18 people were killed and property worth several million rupees damaged in a dust storm that hit Lucknow and other parts of Uttar Pradesh late Thursday, officials said.
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.
01 Apr 2014
New Delhi: For the first time, the Delhi Metro has become an advertising ground for political parties with Bharatiya Janata Party racing ahead of its rivals, including Congress, by putting 3,400 posters inside the train coaches so far.
27 Feb 2014
Hong Kong: Hong Kong is pondering whether to rip out some seats from overcrowded metro trains to give the city’s smartphone-addicted population more room to interact with their devices.
26 Feb 2014
Tokyo: In a peculiar move, the Japanese police have installed a 'Robocop' on public trains to protect women commuters from perverts and molesters.
28 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from the Centre and Railways on the allegation that use of sub-standard materials for furnishing interiors of coaches has caused asphyxiation deaths due to inhalation of toxic gases by passengers during fire accidents in trains.
03 Feb 2014
Bhubaneswar: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to the railway ministry on the toilet system in trains that leads to open defecation, a petitioner said on Monday.
15 Feb 2014
Kolkata: At least five trains, including Delhi-Howrah Rajdhani, were stranded for over three hours on Saturday as locals squatted on the tracks after a Railways patrolman was run over and killed near Mankatha station in Bihar's Lakhisarai district.
01 Feb 2014
New Delhi: As many as 50 trains were running late due to fog in Delhi on Saturday. The Met Office has forecast a clear day.