19 Aug 2014
Brasilia: Environmentalist Marina Silva could unseat incumbent Dilma Rousseff in Brazil's presidential elections in October, a poll found, reflecting an altered political landscape since Silva's running mate was killed in a plane crash.
18 Aug 2014
Mangalore: The Konkan Railway has started providing electronically generated vouchers to passengers on purchase of food and snack items in trains. The newly introduced system would ensure that the food items were charged by the caterer as per the approved rates of Konkan Railway, thereby bringing in more transparency, a Railway release said.
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.
13 Aug 2014
Andhra Pradesh: The South Central Railway (SCR) will run two Janasadharan special trains between Secunderabad and Kakinada Town via Guntur to clear extra rush of passengers on August 16 and 17.
12 Aug 2014
Mumbai: The rupee recovered against the American currency by five paise to 61.12 in late morning deals on bouts of dollar selling by exporters.
09 Aug 2014
New Delhi: After several complaints of bad quality food being served in trains, the plaugued Indian Railways has decided to change its catering policy in order to improve the quality of food being served in premium trains and is also set to introduce third-party audit of the catering service.
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.
30 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Thursday denied that it recommended the name of Indian hockey legend, Late Major Dhyan Chand for conferring of Bharat Ratna award in 2013-14.