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Feb 16, 2019
Day after inaugural run, Vande Bharat Express stops on tracks; Railways claims 'cattle runover', reports say technical snagEarly on Saturday, a day after it was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the controls of the Vande Bharat Express failed, leaving India's fastest train stranded 15 kilometres from Tundla junction in Uttar Pradesh.
Feb 08, 2019
Indian Railways demands Rs 16.43 crore from Lok Sabha for operating canteens in Parliament; amount claimed as ‘establishment cost’Northern Railway has demanded Rs 16.43 crore from the Lok Sabha secretariat for running four canteens in Parliament — where food prices are significantly low — during 2017-18, an RTI query has revealed. This amount was claimed as "subsidy claim and establishment cost".
Oct 25, 2018
Amritsar train tragedy aftermath: Northern Railways instructs drivers to slow down, asks guards to take safety measuresThe railways has maintained that it was not at fault for the Amritsar train tragedy because it had no intimation of the event.
Jun 27, 2018
Indian Railway officials in tizzy after officer warns of Al Qaeda threat based on old intelligence inputThe second letter dated 22 June with subject line — 'Threat to derail Trains' — issued by the junior officer of NR has quoted from the earlier advisory and asked zones to train running staff, counsel them on how during running trains they should be especially alert.
Mar 27, 2018
Railway log operator confuses two passenger trains, accidently diverts New Delhi-bound train to Old DelhiIn one of the rarest cases, a railway log operator diverted a New Delhi bound passenger train to Old Delhi railway station by mistake, causing inconvenience to hundreds of people
Dec 30, 2017
Over 16 percent posts remain vacant in safety category of Indian Railways, reveals govt DataWhile investment in safety-related activities in the railways has increased by 57 percent during the last three years, 16 percent of the posts remained vacant in the safety category as of April this year
Nov 29, 2017
Death trap: 114 rail accidents in Northern Railway network killed 226 since 2010, reveals RTI queryA total of 114 train accidents in the Northern Railway network since April 2010 led to 226 deaths and injuries to 365 persons, an RTI reply has revealed.
Nov 28, 2017
Local train derails in New Delhi after a wheel comes off; no injuries reportedA Ghaziabad-bound local passenger train derailed near Okhla on Tuesday when a wheel of a coach came off, officials said.
Oct 08, 2017
One dead, five injured as train collides with cement mixer on tracks from Ferozepur in PunjabA short distance train from Ferozepur rammed into a cement mixer truck stationed on the tracks near Ladhuka Mandi in Fazilka district of Punjab on Sunday
Sep 07, 2017
Rajdhani Express engine, power coach derails near Minto bridge in New Delhi, no injuries reportedA Delhi-bound Rajdhani went off the tracks near Minto bridge in New Delhi on Thursday, hours after seven coaches of the Shaktipunj Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh.