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Lok Sabha sits till 11.58 pm to conclude debate on railways; Prahlad Joshi terms it a record

Lok Sabha sits till 11.58 pm to conclude debate on railways; Prahlad Joshi terms it a record

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal is likely to reply to the debate Friday afternoon, following which the demands for grants will be put to vo...Read More

Railways wants ‘give it up’ scheme for ticket subsidies

Railways wants ‘give it up’ scheme for ticket subsidies

A senior Railway Ministry official aware of the development told IANS: "The railways have submitted a 100-day plan to the Prime Minister'...Read More

Election Commission notice to Railways, Civil Aviation ministries over PM Modi pictures on tickets

Election Commission notice to Railways, Civil Aviation ministries over PM Modi pictures on tickets

New Delhi: The Election Commission is learnt to have issued a show cause notice to the Railways and Civil Aviation ministries over the us...Read More

Railways sack 2 officials over Uttar Pradesh derailment

Railways sack 2 officials over Uttar Pradesh derailment

New Delhi : The Railways on Thursday suspended two officials, a day after five persons were killed when nine coaches and the engine of Ne...Read More

Railway employees likely to get 78-day bonus before Dussehra

Railway employees likely to get 78-day bonus before Dussehra

New Delhi: Ahead of the festive season, railway employees are likely to get 78-day wages as bonus this year, the same as in the last six ...Read More

Independence Day 2018: Railways to launch digital museums at 22 stations

Independence Day 2018: Railways to launch digital museums at 22 stations

Mumbai: The Railway Ministry has decided to launch “digital museums” at 22 stations on Independence Day to showcase its history after the...Read More

Any work related to safety will be given highest priority: Railway Ministry Piyush Goyal

Any work related to safety will be given highest priority: Railway Ministry Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday pitched for safety in Railways and said “any work related to safety will be give...Read More

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Rlys to place ladies coaches in centre, paint in diff colour

New Delhi : Coaches reserved for women will now be placed in the centre of trains instead of its rear end and will be painted in a differ...Read More

Indore: “Changed working style in railway ministry, no more delay in projects,” says Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

Indore: “Changed working style in railway ministry, no more delay in projects,” says Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

Indore: “We have changed our working style in the ministry. Now, as soon as we get land for our projects, we will start working on them i...Read More

Despite tall claims by govt, not even 30% of Nirbhaya Fund utilized

Despite tall claims by govt, not even 30% of Nirbhaya Fund utilized

New Delhi : Less than 30 per cent of the much-hyped Nirbhaya Fund, that now has run up to Rs 3,100 crore, has been utilised so far in the...Read More

Mumbai: Deadline for Elphinstone and Currey Road FOBs extended by fifteen days

Mumbai: Deadline for Elphinstone and Currey Road FOBs extended by fifteen days

Mumbai: Mumbaikars will have to continue using the narrow Foot-over-bridges (FOBs) at Elphinstone and Currey Road stations since the rail...Read More

CSMT won’t lose World Heritage site tag by converting offices into museum: Railways

CSMT won’t lose World Heritage site tag by converting offices into museum: Railways

Mumbai: The Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSTM) building would not lose its Unesco World Heritage site tag even if it shifts the C...Read More

Indian Railways target completing Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train project by August 2022

Indian Railways target completing Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train project by August 2022

New Delhi: Unfazed by opposition criticism, Indian Railways is working overtime to push ahead with the much-talked about the “Bullet Trai...Read More

Elphinstone Stampede: Railways has taken various decisions for Mumbai suburban, says Piyush Goel

Elphinstone Stampede: Railways has taken various decisions for Mumbai suburban, says Piyush Goel

Mumbai: Railway Minister Piyush Goel on Monday said that the ministry has taken various decisions after surveying the Mumbai suburban in ...Read More

Suresh Prabhu had assured Sena MP that bridge would be renovated

Suresh Prabhu had assured Sena MP that bridge would be renovated

Mumbai: After a stampede on a railway foot overbridge during the morning rush hour claimed 22 lives, it has come to light that former Rai...Read More

Bullet train will bring pace to development, says PM Modi after foundation laying ceremony

Bullet train will bring pace to development, says PM Modi after foundation laying ceremony

Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the ambitious Rs 1.08 lakh crore ($17 billion) bullet train project for which he...Read More

Cabinet Reshuffle: Country gets 2nd woman defence minister

Cabinet Reshuffle: Country gets 2nd woman defence minister

Chandigarh: Nirmala Sitharaman was appointed the Defence Minister and Piyush Goyal got charge of the railway ministry on Sunday as Prime ...Read More

Cabinet reshuffle: Narendra Modi promotes four to cabinet rank, inducts nine new faces

Cabinet reshuffle: Narendra Modi promotes four to cabinet rank, inducts nine new faces

New Delhi: Four junior ministers were today elevated to the cabinet rank and nine new faces, including four former government officers, i...Read More

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Railway flexi fares on their way out

New Delhi : As an image lifting drive, the Railway Ministry is mulling to do away with the dynamic flexi fare scheme for the premier Rajd...Read More

Railways act upon 3,000 tweet complaints daily

Railways act upon 3,000 tweet complaints daily

Mumbai: The Railway Ministry’s Twitter handle @RailMinIndia, which boasts of 2.7 million followers, has become an effective tool to redre...Read More

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