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Nov 12, 2017
Satellite-based system to alert road users at unmanned railway level crossings; will track real time train movementThere are about 7,254 unmanned railway crossings in the country which account for around 40 percent of accidents involving the railways.
Sep 27, 2017
General Electric warns $2.6 bn diesel locomotives contract rejig will undermine 'Make in India' driveGE had won a $2.6 billion contract in 2015 to supply Indian Railways with 1,000 diesel locomotives.
Sep 08, 2017
Rail accidents: Narendra Modi government should be renamed 'derailment sarkar', says Congressthree train derailments on Thursday, the Congress slammed the Narendra Modi government, saying it should be renamed the "derailment sarkar"
Sep 01, 2017
Cabinet reshuffle: Between BRICS and Pitru Paksha, Narendra Modi may draw cards on 2 SeptemberNarendra Modi, Amit Shah, and other BJP leaders would be together in Delhi for a brief period on 2 September, making it an apt time to announce cabinet reshuffle
Aug 23, 2017
Congress says Suresh Prabhu 'failed utterly' as railway minister, asks Narendra Modi to sack himThe Congress on Wednesday accused railways minister Suresh Prabhu of having "utterly failed" in his job and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to sack him.
Aug 23, 2017
After Kaifiyat Express derailment, here is a look at major train accidents under Suresh Prabhu's tenureAfter the derailment of Kaifiyat Express near Auraiya district in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday, railway minister Suresh Prabhu took 'moral responsibility' for the same.
Aug 21, 2017
Utkal Express derailment: Railway ministry says train accidents have declined in last three yearsUnder attack after the Utkal Express derailment, the railway ministry said on Monday that there has been a decline in the number of train accidents in the last three years after it initiated a series of safety measures.
Aug 19, 2017
Utkal Express derailment: Suresh Prabhu announces Rs 3.5 lakh ex-gratia for families of victimsRailways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 3.5 lakh for the kin of those who died in the train accident near Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh.
Aug 19, 2017
Utkal Express derailment: Narendra Modi assures swift action from railway ministry, Uttar Pradesh govtNarendra Modi expressed extreme pain over the derailment of Utkal Express and said the Railway Ministry is doing everything possible and providing all assistance required.
Aug 10, 2017
Railway contractors say high GST rates adversely affecting business, threaten to go on strike on 20 AugustClaiming that a high GST rate on old contracts adversely affecting those in the business, a body of railway contractors threatened to go on a strike