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Railways restores 11 trains; Punjab farmers say will not allow passenger trains

Railways restores 11 trains; Punjab farmers say will not allow passenger trains

Amritsar/Mumbai: Farmers in Punjab's Amritsar continued their protest against the new farm laws, saying that they will not allow the pass...Read More

As rail roko ends, Railways says will restore trains services in Punjab at earliest

As rail roko ends, Railways says will restore trains services in Punjab at earliest

New Delhi/Chandigarh: The Indian Railways on Saturday said that it will take steps towards restoration of train services in Punjab as it ...Read More

Indian Railways finds 102 applications eligible for private passenger train operations

Indian Railways finds 102 applications eligible for private passenger train operations

The Ministry of Railways on Thursday said that it has completed the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) evaluations for PPP in passenger tra...Read More

Tejas Express To Cool Its (W)Heels

Tejas Express To Cool Its (W)Heels

Pandemic reduces occupancy, Railways suspend Tejas Express services between Mumbai-Ahmedabad and Lucknow-Delhi from Nov 24 and 23 respect...Read More

All non-gazetted Railway employees to receive bonus worth 78 days' wages: Centre

All non-gazetted Railway employees to receive bonus worth 78 days' wages: Centre

The financial implication of payment of 78 days’ PLB to railway employees has been estimated to be Rs. 2081.68 crores.

Railways to allow women to travel on suburban trains from Oct 21: Piyush Goyal accepts Maha govt's request

Railways to allow women to travel on suburban trains from Oct 21: Piyush Goyal accepts Maha govt's request

Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal has on Tuesday accepted Maharashtra government's request to allow women to travel in suburban trains. T...Read More

Indian Railways to run 392 festival special trains from 20 Oct-30 Nov: Here's the full list of trains

Indian Railways to run 392 festival special trains from 20 Oct-30 Nov: Here's the full list of trains

Ahead of festive season, the Indian Railways on Tuesday announced that it will operate 392 festival special trains between October 20 and...Read More

Railways plans 100% electrification of its broad gauge routes by December 2023

Railways plans 100% electrification of its broad gauge routes by December 2023

Ministry of Railways on Wednesday said it has planned for 100% electrification of its Broad Gauge (BG) routes by December 2023.Out of tot...Read More

Indian Railways extends MoU with IIT Roorkee for undertaking joint Research and Development

Indian Railways extends MoU with IIT Roorkee for undertaking joint Research and Development

Indian Railways has renewed a Memorandum of Understanding with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee along with IIT Kanpur and IIT...Read More

Ganeshotsav 2020: Indian Railways to run Ganpati special trains between Gujarat, Maharashtra

Ganeshotsav 2020: Indian Railways to run Ganpati special trains between Gujarat, Maharashtra

Mumbai: The Indian Railways will run additional Ganpati Special trains in co-ordination with Western Railway and Central Railway between ...Read More

Indian Railways to end colonial-era khalasi system, says no to fresh appointments

Indian Railways to end colonial-era khalasi system, says no to fresh appointments

The Railways is set to end a colonial-era practise of appointing khalasis or 'bungalow peons' who worked at the residences of senior offi...Read More

Indian Railways says 44 Vande Bharat trains to hit the tracks in next 3 years

Indian Railways says 44 Vande Bharat trains to hit the tracks in next 3 years

New Delhi: Amid speculation that the 44 Vande Bharat trains scheduled to hit the tracks by 2022 will be delayed, the Railways on Tuesday ...Read More

CAF, Bombardier India, GMR, BHEL, Sterlite, Bharat Forge amg others participate in pre-bid meet on running private trains

CAF, Bombardier India, GMR, BHEL, Sterlite, Bharat Forge amg others participate in pre-bid meet on running private trains

Even as the Indian Railways plans to introduce the first set of 12 private trains in 2023, followed by 45 more in the next fiscal, accord...Read More

Assistant Divisional Engineer V S Solanki retires after working in Railways for 37 years

Assistant Divisional Engineer V S Solanki retires after working in Railways for 37 years

V S. Solanki, Assistant Divisional Engineer retired on June 30, 2020, after yeomen service to the Railways for 37 years.

No privatisation: Railway Minister

No privatisation: Railway Minister

New DelhiIn the wake of persistent criticism by opposition parties and trade unions, Railway Minister Piyush refuted any move to privatis...Read More

After inviting proposals from private players, now Indian Railways to begin private train operations by April 2023

After inviting proposals from private players, now Indian Railways to begin private train operations by April 2023

Private train operations in the country will begin by April 2023, and the ticket fares in these trains will be competitive with airfares ...Read More

Is Modi govt privatising Indian Railways? Here's all you need to know

Is Modi govt privatising Indian Railways? Here's all you need to know

On Wednesday, the Ministry of Railways has invited Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for private participation for operation of passenger ...Read More

Railway Board cancels all regular train services till August 12; special trains to continue

Railway Board cancels all regular train services till August 12; special trains to continue

In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic wreaking havoc and the COVID-19 cases notching higher each day in the country, the Railway ...Read More

Now, an endless wait for refund of railway tickets

Now, an endless wait for refund of railway tickets

On Tuesday morning, nearly 200 passengers thronged the Andheri Passenger Reservation System (PRS) counters reopened after a two-month clo...Read More

WR, CR run 22 special passenger trains on Monday

WR, CR run 22 special passenger trains on Monday

On Monday, Indian Railways flagged off 200 passenger train services to help people travel across the country in the fifth phase of the lo...Read More

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