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Major relief to train passengers as railway plans to increase number of berths to meet heavy rush during peak seasons
Business

Major relief to train passengers as railway plans to increase number of berths to meet heavy rush during peak seasons

With these measures, the railway is ensuring that more passengers will be able to obtain confirmed tickets.

Worker dies after under-construction shed collapses at Shalimar railway station in West Bengal; four admitted in Howrah hospital
India

Worker dies after under-construction shed collapses at Shalimar railway station in West Bengal; four admitted in Howrah hospital

A worker died and four others were injured when an under-construction shed collapsed at Shalimar railway station in Howrah district on Monday, a senior official said

RRB ALP Admit Card 2019: Railway Recruitment Board releases admit card for Assistant Loco Pilot CBT 3 on rrbalp.digialm.com
India

RRB ALP Admit Card 2019: Railway Recruitment Board releases admit card for Assistant Loco Pilot CBT 3 on rrbalp.digialm.com

RRB ALP Admit Card 2019| Admit cards for Railway Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) technician aptitude test stage 3 have been released by the Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB).

RRB JE Exam Date fake; Railways yet to announce schedule of first stage test for Junior Engineer recruitment
India

RRB JE Exam Date fake; Railways yet to announce schedule of first stage test for Junior Engineer recruitment

A notice claiming that 27 May is the starting date for the first stage CBT for the recruitment of Junior Engineers by the RRB is fake

Indian Railways issue security alert across network in view of India-Pakistan air strikes; trains to J&K not cancelled
India

Indian Railways issue security alert across network in view of India-Pakistan air strikes; trains to J&K not cancelled

Indian Railways has issued a security alert across its network in view of the escalating tension with Pakistan, a senior official of the Railway Protection Force said on Wednesday. Security has been beefed up on board all trains operating in border areas and on railway premises, he said.

Railways to grant 40% fare concession to transgender senior citizens from 1 January onwards
India

Railways to grant 40% fare concession to transgender senior citizens from 1 January onwards

The concession for a person of the third gender, aged 60 years or above, will be available from New Year's Day, said Central Railway spokesperson Sunil Udasi.

Amritsar train tragedy: Police begin probe as train mows at least 59 Dussehra revellers in Punjab; train driver held
India

Amritsar train tragedy: Police begin probe as train mows at least 59 Dussehra revellers in Punjab; train driver held

Punjab Police has launched an investigation into the Dussehra tragedy in Amritsar on Friday evening in which a local train crushed at least 59 people while watching the burning of a Ravana effigy from a railway track

Piyush Goyal rules out privatisation of Indian Railways, says no such proposal in pipeline
India

Piyush Goyal rules out privatisation of Indian Railways, says no such proposal in pipeline

There are no plans to privatise Indian Railways, Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal said on Monday.

Man pushed in front of train at Mulund station: Woman arrested, claims Deepak Patwa fell off platform in melee
India

Man pushed in front of train at Mulund station: Woman arrested, claims Deepak Patwa fell off platform in melee

A 38-year-old woman was, on Tuesday, arrested for allegedly pushing a man onto the tracks at Mulund station, resulting in the man getting run over by a train, Railway police said

Hyderabad student booked by police after cheating death in nearly suicidal selfie before a running train
India

Hyderabad student booked by police after cheating death in nearly suicidal selfie before a running train

A 22-year-old student who was taking a selfie video near Bharat Nagar Railway Station in Hyderabad was seriously injured when an approaching MMTS train hit him from behind

Indian Railways partners with Google to provide passengers a virtual tour of its rich heritage
News & Analysis

Indian Railways partners with Google to provide passengers a virtual tour of its rich heritage

Google Cultural Institute has deployed 6 video screens at CSTM, Mumbai showcasing the national transporter's history and heritage with crowdsourced content.

Vasco Da Gama Express derailment: 3 dead and 9 injured after 13 coaches derail near Manikpur in Uttar Pradesh
India

Vasco Da Gama Express derailment: 3 dead and 9 injured after 13 coaches derail near Manikpur in Uttar Pradesh

A six-year-old boy and his father were among three passengers killed after 13 coaches of the Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh.

Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express derailment as it happened: Police identifies all three deceased
India

Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express derailment as it happened: Police identifies all three deceased

Thirteen coaches of the Vasco Da Gama-Patna express derailed near Manikpur railway station in Uttar Pradesh on Friday.

Railways increases monthly cap on bookings from IRCTC portal to 12 from 6 for Aadhar-verified passengers
India

Railways increases monthly cap on bookings from IRCTC portal to 12 from 6 for Aadhar-verified passengers

Indian Railways has increased the monthly cap on tickets booked on the IRCTC portal from six to 12 for Aadhaar-verified passenger

Mishap averted in Kolkata after railway track maintainer finds rail fracture near Jaugram station
India

Mishap averted in Kolkata after railway track maintainer finds rail fracture near Jaugram station

A mishap was averted when a railway track maintainer detected a rail fracture near Jaugram station in Howrah-Bardhaman Chord section Saturday evening and stopped traffic immediately, an Eastern Railway spokesman said.

Elphinstone Road stampede: Petition filed in Bombay HC seeking NIA probe into tragedy
India

Elphinstone Road stampede: Petition filed in Bombay HC seeking NIA probe into tragedy

A petition was filed in the Bombay HC on Tuesday seeking a probe by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) into the Elphinstone Road stampede.

Ramdas Athawale says 'Dalit youth should join army where rum is available', renews call for reservation in armed forces
India

Ramdas Athawale says 'Dalit youth should join army where rum is available', renews call for reservation in armed forces

Advocating the need for reservation for Dalits in the defence forces, Union minister Ramdas Athawale quipped Monday that instead of consuming country-made liquor the youth from the Dalit community should join the army, where "rum" is available.

Elphinstone Road stampede: Visuals show ornaments stolen from victim's body; Mumbai Police launches probe
Mumbai

Elphinstone Road stampede: Visuals show ornaments stolen from victim's body; Mumbai Police launches probe

Mumbai Police has launched a probe after visuals emerged showing some people allegedly stealing ornaments from a victim of the Elphinstone Road stampede

Rail accidents: Narendra Modi government should be renamed 'derailment sarkar', says Congress
India

Rail accidents: Narendra Modi government should be renamed 'derailment sarkar', says Congress

three train derailments on Thursday, the Congress slammed the Narendra Modi government, saying it should be renamed the "derailment sarkar"

Rail accidents: Piyush Goyal tells officials to address train derailments immediately
India

Rail accidents: Piyush Goyal tells officials to address train derailments immediately

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday directed the railway board to undertake immediate measures to address train derailments and eliminate all the unmanned level crossings in a year's time, after three trains jumped tracks during the day.