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Foreign cos among 23 firms in pre-bid for running pvt trains

Foreign cos among 23 firms in pre-bid for running pvt trains

🕔07:42, 13.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 13  Even as the Indian Railways plans to introduce the first set of 12 private trains in 2023 followed by 45 more in the next fiscal as per an initial timeline, the national transporter held the second

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IRCTC gears up for “New Normal”

IRCTC gears up for “New Normal”

🕔17:57, 7.Aug 2020

New Delhi, 7th August 2020: The Indian Railway Catering And Tourism Corporation Limited, one of the largest customer centric organization of the country with business in railway catering services, mass tourism and IT services has been actively gearing itself for the ‘New Normal’ with

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Railways changes freight policy to boost economy

Railways changes freight policy to boost economy

🕔21:03, 5.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 5  With an aim to boost economic activities in the country during unlock 3.0, the Indian Railways is offering a slew of incentives, including 50 per cent concession in terminal access charges for covered wagons, to boost

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44 Vande Bharat trains will be ready by 2027, not by 2022

44 Vande Bharat trains will be ready by 2027, not by 2022

🕔17:39, 28.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 28  Even as the Indian Railways has claimed to complete the production of 44 Vande Bharat Express train sets or Train 18 train sets by 2021-22, an internal assessment by the Chennai-based Integral Coach Factory (ICF) has

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Goyal launches SBI-IRCTC credit card for rail users

Goyal launches SBI-IRCTC credit card for rail users

🕔13:21, 28.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 28  Emphasising Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Atmanirbhar India mission, Railway and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday launched the SBI-IRCTC credit card that offers a host of benefits to rail passengers. “We are strongly committed in making

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India sends 10 diesel locomotives to Bangladesh

India sends 10 diesel locomotives to Bangladesh

🕔07:10, 28.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 28  External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday flagged off 10 broad gauge diesel locomotives to Bangladesh Railways under its “neighbourhood first” policy. The 10 diesel locomotives were handed over from the

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Goyal reviews steps to promote make in India in rlys

Goyal reviews steps to promote make in India in rlys

🕔20:59, 26.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 26  Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal held a meeting with various government agencies to review the steps taken to promote ‘Make in India’ products in procurement process of Indian Railways and in the Union Government, a statement

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Rlys to have airport-like contactless ticketing system: Chairman

Rlys to have airport-like contactless ticketing system: Chairman

🕔13:16, 24.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 24  Taking a big leap towards digitalisation, the Railways will move towards airport-like contactless ticketing with QR code enabled tickets, which will be scanned on handheld devices and mobile phones across its stations and trains, Railway Board

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Railways’ first Cargo Express to run on Hyderabad-Delhi route

Railways’ first Cargo Express to run on Hyderabad-Delhi route

🕔19:43, 22.Jul 2020

Hyderabad, July 22 In an initiative aimed at increasing the market share of Indian Railways in the movement of general cargo across the nation, the South Central Railway (SCR) will be launching its first Cargo Express train on August 5. The

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Foreign cos among 16 entities in pre-bid for running pvt trains

Foreign cos among 16 entities in pre-bid for running pvt trains

🕔19:42, 22.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 22  Even as the Indian Railways plans to introduce the first set of 12 private trains in 2023, followed by 45 more in the next fiscal, according to an initial timeline drawn by the Railways, the national

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Rlys to be world’s 1st large, clean railways by 2030: Goyal

Rlys to be world’s 1st large, clean railways by 2030: Goyal

🕔17:44, 16.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 16  Union Railway and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said that the Indian Railways will become the world’s first large, clean railways and move towards 100 per cent electrification in the next three and half years.

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Railways on track to go green by 2030 with many initiatives

Railways on track to go green by 2030 with many initiatives

🕔16:49, 13.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 13  In a bid to make itself carbon-free by 2030, the Indian Railways has initiated a number of major initiatives to mitigate global warming and combat climate change. In a statement, a railways spokesperson said here that

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For the first time Indian Railways loads Special Parcel Train to Bangladesh

For the first time Indian Railways loads Special Parcel Train to Bangladesh

🕔17:36, 12.Jul 2020

For the first time the Indian Railways, loaded special Parcel train beyond the country borders to Benapole in Bangladesh with Dry Chillies from Reddipalem in Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh state. Guntur and its surrounding areas in the state of

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Railways’ PPP model to stimulate private investment: Report

Railways’ PPP model to stimulate private investment: Report

🕔07:55, 8.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 8  India’s first-ever public-private partnership (PPP) scheme in passenger rail operations rolled out by the Indian Railways will stimulate private sector investments in the country, the Acuite Ratings & Research said in a report. The Rs 30,000

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Railways runs record 2.8-km-long ‘Shesh Naag’ freight train

Railways runs record 2.8-km-long ‘Shesh Naag’ freight train

🕔07:39, 3.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 3  Days after the Indian Railways created history by joining three trains carrying more than 1,500 tonnes in an ‘Anaconda’ formation, the Indian Railways on Thursday broke its own record by operating ‘Shesh Naag’, a 2.8-km-long freight

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रेलवे द्वारा  बाकी 1 जुलाई से 12 अगस्त तक की नियमित टाइम टैबल्ड गाड़ियां की राशि रिफंड करने का फैसला लिया गया है

रेलवे द्वारा बाकी 1 जुलाई से 12 अगस्त तक की नियमित टाइम टैबल्ड गाड़ियां की राशि रिफंड करने का फैसला लिया गया है

🕔15:45, 28.Jun 2020

देश में लॉकडाउन लागू होने पर, भारतीय रेल की नियमित टाइम टैबल्ड गाड़ियों का चलना बंद कर दिया गया था एवं बाद में इन गाड़ियों में टिकट्स की बुकिंग भी 14 अप्रैल से बंद कर दी गई थी। परंतु 120 दिन की एडवांस टिकट बुकिंग

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Indian Railways signs MoU with RailTel for Installation of IP based Video Surveillance System

Indian Railways signs MoU with RailTel for Installation of IP based Video Surveillance System

🕔18:36, 25.Jun 2020

Indian Railways has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with RailTel, a miniratna PSU under Ministry of Railways,for providing Video Surveillance System (VSS) work at 6049 stations of Category A1, A, B, C ,D& E of Indian Railways. The scope

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Rlys to develop 15 stations for multi functional complexes

Rlys to develop 15 stations for multi functional complexes

🕔18:44, 22.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 22  The Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA) has floated two requests for proposal (RFPs) for development and leasing of 15 multi-functional commercial complexes for a lease period of 45 years in West Bengal, Gujarat, Bihar, Karnataka, Rajasthan,

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Indian Railways deploys 960 COVID Care Coaches in 5 States

Indian Railways deploys 960 COVID Care Coaches in 5 States

🕔17:30, 17.Jun 2020

Sustaining the fight against Covid-19, Indian Railways is making an all out effort to supplement the health care efforts of State Governments. Indian Railways has geared up to provide its 5231 Covid Care Coaches to the States. Zonal Railways have

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Now, robot ‘Capt Arjun’ scans passengers at Pune railway station

Now, robot ‘Capt Arjun’ scans passengers at Pune railway station

🕔20:00, 13.Jun 2020

Pune, June 13  The Central Railway’s Railway Protection Force here has deployed a robot, �Captain Arjun’, to screen patients and also enhance security surveillance at the Pune station, an official said. The �Robotic Captain ARJUN’ (Always be Responsible and Just

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