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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
Jan 17, 2019
Indian Railways is linking its trains via ISRO satellites to allow live trackingStarting 8 January, the system was implemented on four trains, more to follow.
Jan 09, 2019
Nine trains delayed in Delhi due to dense fog, low visibility; air quality remains 'very poor'Delhi's air quality index (AQI) observed the concentration of Particulate Matter 2.5 under 'very poor' category
Jan 08, 2019
After 11-hr strike, Assamese protesters to launch economic blockade today, close export of petroleum and coalCivil society organisations in Assam have announced indefinite economic blockade from Wednesday restricting movement of commodities from Assam to other parts of India to protest against the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which is likely to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on 9 January
Dec 29, 2018
Driverless mining train in Australia claimed as the 'world's largest robot'The $940 million rail project was designed to ferry mining resources from remote regions to ports.
Nov 15, 2018
The great train robbery: Passengers suspected of stealing 21 lakh towels, bed sheets and blankets from railwaysAffluent AC passengers are the prime suspects as over 21 lakh towels, bed sheets, blankets and other items went missing from air-conditioned coaches.
Oct 14, 2018
Passengers on board trains will now be able to lodge 'zero FIR', investigation in cases of theft, crime against women to begin immediatelySoon, passengers on board trains can lodge complain through a mobile app and it will be registered as 'Zero FIR and immediately investigated by the RPF, a senior official of the force has said.
Oct 05, 2018
Train passengers stole linen, fittings worth Rs 2.5 crore in 2017-18, says Western Railway officialDuring 2017-18, around 1.95 lakh towels, 81,736 bedsheets, 55,573 pillow covers, 5,038 pillows and 7,043 blankets were stolen by train passengers.
Aug 28, 2018
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal says Centre will install WiFi at stations, provide bio-vacuum toilets in trainsArray