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Apr 23, 2017
Indian Railways to launch app in June to answer all your rail-related queriesThe Indian Railways is developing the new app to work as a full-fledged inquiry system providing information on arrivals, departures, delays, cancellations, platform number, running status and berth availability.
Apr 21, 2017
Mumbai needs better service from BEST buses, not fancy paints on its exteriorMumbai commuters know that the railway locals are cheapest and quickest from point to point trips but they also do need the buses for trips to and from the railway stations from homes and offices.
Apr 21, 2017
Aurangabad-Hyderabad passenger train derails near Bidar, Karnataka; none injuredThree coaches and the engine of Aurangabad-Hyderabad passenger train derailed in Karnataka in the early hours of Friday morning, an official of the South Central Railway (SCR) said. No one was injured in the mishap, he said
Apr 18, 2017
Good news on Railways 2016-17 revenue: Why there is still a crying need to raise faresRailways has failed to achieve even its revised passenger revenue target for the fiscal while freight revenue has declined significantly year on year
Apr 08, 2017
Maitree Express-II chugged across India, Bangladesh border amid cheers, applauseRepeatedly sounding its hooter, the five-coach diesel-hauled Maitree Express-II stopped at the railway station on the Indian side of the border at about 1.40 pm to loud cheers and applause.
Apr 06, 2017
Rail Regulator: Will populism be put aside to hike passenger fares, rationalise freight rates?The cost of transporting freight is only 99 paise per 10 km but the charges the Railways levies are Rs 1.60 per 10 km. But on the passenger side, charges are a mere 50 percent of the cost of service – 36 paise per 10 km against the actual cost of 70 paise per 10 km
Apr 03, 2017
40% of Indian Railways' tracks used beyond capacity: Overworked tracks make train travel unsafeAs much as 40 percent of Indian Railways’ 1,219 line sections are utilised beyond 100 percent, according to Indian Railways, Lifeline of the Nation, a February 2015 white paper.
Mar 28, 2017
Six taken ill after 'stale' dinner on Rajdhani Express, passengers protestA senior railway officer at Sealdah station said they have noted down the address of passengers who fell ill. He assured action would be taken against those responsible.
Mar 22, 2017
Railways' new scheme: You may get to travel Rajdhani, Shatabdi at ordinary express fare from AprilNamed 'Vikalp' or alternative, the scheme aims to utilise vacant berths in many premier trains including Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto and other special ones such as Suvidha trains in all major routes.
Mar 21, 2017
No more stale fare: Railways to provide freshly cooked food, to be delivered every 2 hoursThe Railways, which provides about 11 lakh meals to passengers every day, will have base kitchens at several places, so that fresh food can be picked up at every two-hours of travel