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Oct 10, 2019
Govt to form empowered group to privatise 150 trains, 50 railway stations: NITI AayogThe government is in the process of forming a task force to draw a blueprint for handing over operations of 150 trains and 50 railway stations to private operators in a "time-bound manner"
Oct 04, 2019
Yogi Adityanath flags off Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express, India's first private train, in LucknowThe Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express was flagged off by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow on Friday
Aug 27, 2019
IRCTC to charge 50 percent lesser fares for Delhi-Lucknow, Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express trains as compared to flightsFares of two Tejas Express trains to be run by railway subsidiary IRCTC will be 50 percent less than that of flights on same routes, sources said Tuesday
Jul 04, 2019
Economic Survey 2019 says airports, monuments, trains, roads could be named after highest taxpayers over decadeTo improve tax compliance, the Economic Survey 2018-19 on Thursday suggested that the government could consider giving top-10 taxpayers in each district recognition by way of "diplomatic"-type privileges at the immigration counter, express boarding at airports, and even naming of roads, buildings and schools
Jul 01, 2019
Indian Railways releases new timetable for several Central Railway trains; new schedule comes into effect todayThe Central Railways has announced the new time table that includes an increase in the frequency of trains, cancellation of trains, acceleration of trains, the introduction of new trains as well as an extension of trains among others.
Jun 12, 2019
Cyclone Vayu: WR cancels 70 trains plying to disaster-prone areas, runs special trains to evacuate people from five coastal districtsThe Western Railway has decided to short-terminate or cancel 21 of its trains passing through areas of Gujarat that are likely to be affected by cyclone 'Vayu'
Jun 05, 2019
Railways to conduct trial runs of Vande Bharat-type trains from Mumbai to Pune, Nashik, Vadodara; travel time could be reduced to two hoursBuoyed by the success of the Vande Bharat Express between New Delhi and Varanasi, the Railways is planning to explore the possibility of running such semi-high speed trains between Mumbai to Pune, Nashik and Vadodara
May 16, 2019
IRCTC website revamped: Follow these steps to make train ticket booking easierIndian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) revamped its website, making the process of booking train tickets seamless and easy
Feb 12, 2019
Central Railway likely to begin trial runs on Mumbai-Pune, Mumbai-Nashik routes in MarchWhile the demand has been made to extend suburban trains to Pune and Nashik, located within 200 kilometres from Mumbai, officials have listed various challenges involved in achieving this goal. "The trial run will witness many a firsts in the entire Indian railway network. For the first time, the EMU rakes will be passing through the long-terrain of steep gradient in ghat sections," a CR official said.
Jan 28, 2019
Western Railway provides segways to RPF personnel to enable stricter patrolling at Mumbai suburban stationsWestern Railway provided segways to Railway Protection Force cops at railway stations, like Churchgate, Mumbai Central, Bandra Terminus, Andheri, Borivali