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Feb 10, 2018
Indian Railways launches crackdown against absentee employees, over 13,000 people likely to lose jobsThe Indian Railways has decided to terminate the services of over 13,000 employees in bid to improve the organisation performance of the organisation.
Jan 19, 2018
Budget 2018: Railways aim to fund expenditure through asset monetisation, says Piyush GoyalAiming to fund rail expenditure through asset monetisation, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said he would be "satisfied" with any amount of capital allocation to the transport behemoth in the upcoming budget
Jan 18, 2018
Budget 2018: Odisha govt demands Rs 6,500 cr to improve rail infrastructureOdisha government has placed a demand of Rs 6,500 crore before the Centre for railway infrastructure development in the 2018-19 Union Budget
Jan 04, 2018
Three central government ministries sign MoU to make Indian Railways 'world-class' and 'hi-tech'Three central ministries have come together to drive a technology mission for Indian Railways, which would be beneficial for both the national transporter and academic and research institutions.
Dec 19, 2017
Indian Railways to make all stations 100 percent LED lit by April 2018 to reduce power consumptionIn an eco-friendly measure to cut power consumption, the Indian Railways on Tuesday said it planned to make all stations cent percent LED lit by 31 March, 2018.
Dec 14, 2017
India's Railways reforms: Despite progress elsewhere, restructure of bureacratic architecture remains pendingIn the second half of the NDA government's tenure, Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal seems inclined to complete the unfinished and challenging agenda to restructure and reform the bureaucratic architecture of India's state-owned transporter
Sep 30, 2017
Elphinstone Station stampede: Union minister says strength of overbridge not a factor behind incidentMinister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha ruled out the structural strength of the foot overbridge being a factor in Friday's Elphinstone station stampede
Sep 13, 2017
Indian Railways allows m-Aadhar as identity proof for travellers in any reserved classThe Ministry of Railways said on Wednesday it has decided to allow m-Aadhar, a digital version of the Aadhar card, as proof of identity for travellers in any reserved class.
Sep 08, 2017
Indian Railways struggles to remain on track, staff shortage, low funds, poor safety plague behemothPopulist measures like increasing the number of trains by successive governments have put an immense burden on rail tracks making the situation dangerous.
Sep 03, 2017
Cabinet reshuffle: Suresh Prabhu bids farewell to railway ministry, takes charge as Minister of CommerceSuresh Prabhu bade farewell to the Ministry of Railways and moved on to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, after Piyush Goyal was given charge