Indian Railways on Wednesday said it has terminated the services of 13 employees for "dereliction of duty" in connection with the derailment of Kalinga Utkal Express
Holding Railway Board chairman or a member solely responsible for accidents due to operational reasons is not right in every instance
Nitin Gadkari may get railway ministry even as Narendra Modi reserves decision on Suresh Prabhu's exit
Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari is likely to be given the additional charge of the Ministry of Railways after Suresh Prabhu's offer to resign over train mishaps
Hours after Kaifiyat Express collided with a dumpster in Uttar Pradesh, another train hit a tractor in Villuppuram of Chennai on Wednesday afternoon, media reports said.
Train derailments in India: Congress can criticise Suresh Prabhu but data shows accidents are on the decline since 2014
On Sunday, the Congress accused railway minister Suresh Prabhu of "failing to perform his primary responsibility to secure passenger safety" and stated that he must accept responsibility for the Uttar Pradesh train accident which left 22 dead and 156 injured.
Utkal Express derailment: The rot in Indian Railways runs deep, can't be fixed with token action against a few
The high incidence of train derailments points to a rot in the system, the reasons for which are not unknown.
The Congress on Monday demanded the resignation of railway minister Suresh Prabhu taking moral responsibility for the Utkal Express derailment.
Commissioner for Railway Safety Shailesh Pathak visited Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh's Muzffarnagar where 14 coaches of Kalinga Utkal Express derailed on Saturday claiming 22 lives.
Utkal Express derailment: Indian Railways cracks the whip on top officials; train to resume services from tomorrow
Cracking the whip over Utkal derailment, the Railways sent on leave its three top officials, including a secretary-level Railway Board official, suspended four officers and transferred one
Kalinga Utkal Express train would resume services from Puri on Tuesday and from Haridwar on 25 August after remaining cancelled for a day due to derailment near Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh.
Utkal Express derailment: Khatauli residents join hands to save lives, provide aid to accident victims
Men and women, young and old, Hindus and Muslims... Khatauli rose as one when the Kalinga Utkal Express derailed with hundreds of people rushing to rescue passengers trapped in mangled coaches.
Utkal Express derailment: Suresh Prabhu must act against Railways Board, punishing one member achieves little
The Narendra Modi government had raised hopes of ridding the railways of bureaucracy, but three years down the line under Suresh Prabhu, hopes have given way to cynical despondency
Under attack after the Utkal Express derailment, the railway ministry said on Monday that there has been a decline in the number of train accidents in the last three years after it initiated a series of safety measures.
Utkal Express derailment: UP Police says no proof of terror angle in accident, day after Railways suspended 3 top officials
Uttar Pradesh police said till now there was no proof of any terror outfit's involvement in the derailment of the Utkal Kalinga Express at Khatauli.
An FIR has been registered against unknown persons in the derailment of Kalinga Utkal Express in Muzaffarnagar district, police said in Lucknow on Sunday.
The derailing of 14 coaches of the Utkal Express near Khatauli in Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh spelt disaster for human life with 22 dead and over 150 injured
Dazed survivors recounted the horrific Kalinga Utkal Express train disaster in Khatauli, saying the death toll would have been much more but for the timely help rendered by residents of the Uttar Pradesh town.
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has announced that Rs 3.5 lakh will be paid to the kin of the dead, Rs 50,000 to the grievously injured and Rs 25,000 to those with minor injuries
Utkal Express derailment: CPM blames railways of inadequate compensation to deceased's families, demands Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia payment
The CPM on Sunday said the compensation given by the railways to the families of the 21 people killed in the Utkal Express derailment near Khatauli was not sufficient and it should be increased.
Utkal Express derailment: Over 50 discharged, 102 still receiving treatment, says BJP leader Satish Mahana
Kalinga-Utkal Express had derailed in Muzaffarnagar last evening, killing 21 people. A senior Uttar Pradesh official had said that 156 people were injured