Loco pilot’s prompt action saves three elephants crossing tracks in West Bengal; Piyush Goyal shares viral clip
Since being shared, the video has received nearly 9,000 likes and more than 1,000 re-tweets. Several people took to the comment section to praise the loco pilot
Over 80,000 passengers have booked tickets worth Rs 16 crore for special trains so far, says Indian Railways
Over 80,000 passengers have booked tickets worth over Rs 16 crore on the special trains so far, the Indian Railways said on Tuesday, hours before the first such train is scheduled to depart from the New Delhi station for Bilaspur in Madhya Pradesh.
Indian Railways to resume passenger services; will run 15 special trains starting 12 May: Full list of trains and their timings
As per the Ministry of Railways, these services shall be in addition to the Shramik specials for transporting stranded migrants which started from 1 May.
Indian Railways will forgo around Rs 1,490 crore in revenue as it is refunding the amount towards cancellation of a whopping 94 lakh ticket bookings made by passengers prior to the imposition of the nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus
Coronavirus Outbreak: Railways offer full refund for trains cancelled till 3 May and for advance bookings
The Indian Railways on Tuesday said full refund would automatically be provided to its online customers for trains cancelled up to 3 May, while those who have booked at the counters can take refund till 31 July
Train cancellations on account of the lockdown for the novel coronavirus outbreak has led to losses of close to Rs 180 crore, Western Railway said on Monday
The IRCTC has asked people not to cancel the tickets they have booked online for those trains that have been cancelled and assured them that they will get a full refund automatically
Sunny Deol, Karisma Kapoor charged by railway court for pulling train emergency chain during film shoot in 1997
Sunny Deol and Karisma Kapoor were accused of illegally pulling the chain of train 2413-A Uplink Express, which led to its delay by 25 minutes.
Firstpost Explains: Here's how to check your confirmed train reservation status using your PNR number
PNR (Passenger Name Record) is a unique 10-digit number provided against every booked train ticket by the Indian Railways
Bengaluru city's Kempegowda Bus Station, known locally as Majestic, is 50 years old, celebrating its Golden Jubilee on 2 June. it is a hub for transport, the city's central bus stand, and a place that contains innumerable stories.
Vande Bharat Express damaged once again after miscreants throw stones at driver’s screen, windows in UP's Achalda
The main driver's screen and some side windows of the Vande Bharat Express were damaged when the train was hit by stones during its Varanasi-New Delhi journey
Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi over his dig at the Make in India programme after Vande Bharat train experienced trouble during its initial run, Union minister Piyush Goyal said the Congress president has insulted India's intelligence and hardwork by mocking the initiative.
Narendra Modi to flag off Train 18 from Delhi to Varanasi on 29 Dec: India's fastest will replace Shatabdi
Train 18, the fastest train from railways' stable, will be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 29 December likely from his constituency Varanasi, sources said on Wednesday.
Engine-less Train 18 crosses 180 kmph mark at trial, likely to be launched on 25 December; all you need to know
Since the input cost of the Rs 100-crore train is high, the fare structure will also be higher than the normal fare. However, the official added that the decision on its launch date and fare are yet to be taken as the trial is not yet complete.
Train 18 is India's fastest: Country's first engine-less train crosses 180 kmph speed limit during trial run
India's first locomotive-less train or Train 18 on Sunday breached the 180 kmph speed limit during a test run, a top official said. In the process, the Rs 100 crore indigenously designed train has become the country's fastest train.
Two killed, five injured after being hit by train at Mathura station; railway officials told to pay compensation
The victims, while trying to board the Delhi-Agra Intercity Express at Mathura's Kosi Kalan station, were run over by the Chattisgarh Sampark Kranti Express
FIFA World Cup 2018: For ardent fans, Russia’s free trains become melting pot of cultures and home on wheels
From Russia’s capital to the far-off enclave of Kaliningrad, from Rostov-on-Don to Volgograd across the southern steppe, the railways have become a melting pot of cultures.
There are no plans to privatise Indian Railways, Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal said on Monday.
Train in Odisha travels 10 km without engine: Seven railway staff suspended, high-level probe ordered in aftermath of incident
Seven railway staff were suspended in connection with the lapses that led to the coaches of an Express train to travel a few kilometres without engine in Odisha.
Payment websites which are used to book tickets such as Razorpay, Mobikwik and Paytm share revenues with IRCTC after paying an initial licensing fees.