24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: To ensure good quality catering in trains, the government on Thursday said various steps, including imposition of heavy penalties on entities for deficient services, are being initiated.
22 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Seeking to provide a clean and eco-friendly travel to passengers, railways is planning to eliminate direct discharge type toilets from its entire fleet of passenger coaches and replacing the system with bio-toilets by the end of 2021-22.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday claimed that BJP was ‘running away’ from fresh elections in the national capital and also questioned Congress' ‘silence’ over whether or not it wants the Delhi Assembly to be dissolved.
23 Dec 2013
Jaipur: Dense fog continued to disrupt normal life in most parts of Rajasthan for the third consecutive day on Monday as poor visibility affected movement of traffic on the highways and many trains had to be rescheduled.
17 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Dense fog in North threw the rail traffic out of gear as over three dozen trains including Rajdhani and Duronto were running late by more than seven to eight hours.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Six of India's coal-fired power plants do not have enough stocks to weather even a ‘small’ disruption in supplies, with fuel reserves sufficient for only up to two days, the country's largest power producer has warned.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Government will make necessary changes in law and bring it on par with international standards to enable cars, especially those running on bio-fuels, to ply on Indian roads, Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Monday.
30 May 2014
New Delhi: In order to fulfill Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s poll promise of connecting all the four metros with high-speed bullet trains, the Planning Commission on Thursday held a high-level meeting with railway officials to discuss the dream project.
11 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Water logging due to heavy rains, that continued to lash the city for a second consecutive day, caused major traffic snarls and also disrupted the suburban train services.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Special steps are being taken and instructions issued to ensure safety of women travelling alone in all classes of trains, Railways Minister D V Sadananda Gowda said on Tuesday.