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Jun 19, 2018
Railways mull Rs 6,250-cr 'airplane-like' replacement to flawed bio-toilets after already spending Rs 1,620 cr on upgradeHaving spent billions on installing bio-toilets in trains, railway ministry is now considering 'upgraded' vacuum bio-toilets at a cost of Rs 6,250 crore.
Jun 11, 2018
Piyush Goyal rules out privatisation of Indian Railways, says no such proposal in pipelineThere are no plans to privatise Indian Railways, Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal said on Monday.
Jun 08, 2018
Death is supposed to be the greatest leveller, yet accident compensation varies capriciously depending on how one diesDeath by an air accident begets the greatest amount of compensation by far; the railways lags behind considerably.
Jun 07, 2018
Railway coaches go missing from Rajdhani Express, other trains at Ranchi depot; division board in a fixAuthorities suspect that an organised gang is behind the missing coaches of trains running between New Delhi and Ranchi.
Jun 05, 2018
Indian Railways to fine passengers carrying excess baggage six times the luggage rateA Railway Board official said passengers can book and carry extra bags in the luggage van.
Jun 03, 2018
East Coast Railway steps up patrolling on tracks, cleaning of drains to ensure safety prior to monsoonThe East Coast Railway (ECoR) has taken precautionary steps before the onset of monsoon to ensure safety of running trains, disruption free services and also to minimise the effects of heavy rainfall, an ECoR statement said.
May 22, 2018
As push to turn India towards vegetarianism gathers steam, data reveals 80% men and 70% women relish meatIt is important to assess the average diet of Indians because both malnutrition and obesity are a problem in the country: 53.7 percent of women and 22.7 percent men are anaemic, while 20.7 percent of women and 18.9 percent men are obese
May 19, 2018
Reviving glory of India’s hill railways: Railway Board takes rapid decisions to preserve colonial era networkAfter 71 years of slumber, are the Indian Railways finally waking up to the task of heritage conservation?
May 18, 2018
RPF recruitment 2018 notification released: 9,500 vacancies, application process to start 1 JuneIndian Railways Recruitment Board has released the notification to fill 9,500 vacancies RPF Sub-Inspector (SI) and Constable Post in the Employment News week 19-25 May 2018.
May 12, 2018
Airline-like meals on board Indian Railways from July; to be introduced on premium trains like Rajdhani, Shatabdi, DurontoThe Railways provides 12 lakh meals per day, 10 lakh of which is served onboard trains.