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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.
May 07, 2018
Indian Railways' magazine goes pink, dedicates May issue to women employees and their achievementsThe Railways has doffed its cap to its women force, devoting the latest issue of its monthly magazine to female employees and their achievements after dedicating the year to the safety of women.
Apr 26, 2018
Indian Railways to eliminate all unmanned level crossings by March 2020 says board chairman Ashwani LohaniIn the wake of the death of 13 children after a train rammed into their school van in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar district today, Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani said railways will eliminate all unmanned level crossings (UMLCs) by 31 March, 2020
Feb 22, 2018
Railways' plan to turn Mumbai's CSMT into museum runs into controversy as architects and employees objectThe Railway Ministry's plan to convert the 130-year-old Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) building in south Mumbai, into a museum, has run into a controversy with architects and rail employees raising objections over the move.
Jan 27, 2018
Railways to focus on developing human resources, will prioritise passenger safety, says Ashwani LohaniRailway Board chairman Ashwani Lohani said that the railways was paying special attention to the development of human resources, even as it gave the highest priority to passenger safety
Jan 09, 2018
Train accidents have come down by 40-45 percent, says Railway Board, hopes to further reduce mishapsRailway Board chairman Ashwani Lohani said that train accidents had come down by 40-45 percent in the current financial year as compared to the previous fiscal
Jan 08, 2018
Parliamentary panel pulls up Railways for giving complimentary tickets to 'freeloaders'The Railways run five luxury trains including the Maharaja Express, Golden Chariot, Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, Deccan Odyssey and Palace on Wheels.
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 24, 2017
Provide better salaries to nurses working in private hospitals, nursing homes, says JP NaddaCentre has asked all states to regulate the issue of remuneration given to nurses working in private medical institutions
Dec 20, 2017
Stealing dustbins, mugs: Why passengers also need to be responsible for preventing stinking rail toiletsOn paper, the installation of bio toilets sounds like an ideal solution to adhere to the Prime Minister’s Swachh Bharat slogan. But on the ground, things have not quite moved according to plan.