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RailTel IPO Overall Subscribed 42.42 times on Day 3

RailTel IPO Overall Subscribed 42.42 times on Day 3

🕔18:28, 18.Feb 2021

Mumbai, February 18, 2021: RailTel Corporation of India Limited (“RailTel”), one of the largest neutral telecom infrastructure providers in the country, received bids of 2,59,42,43,370 shares against the offered 6,11,57,360 equity shares, as per the 5:00 pm Day 3 data

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Capex utilisation in DFC increased by 21%: Railways

Capex utilisation in DFC increased by 21%: Railways

🕔07:21, 16.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 16  Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday reviewed the progress of the Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation India Ltd (DFCCIL) with top officials of the Railways Board, and the DFCCIL. During the meeting, the senior officials apprised the

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Railways freight revenue surges to Rs 98K cr

Railways freight revenue surges to Rs 98K cr

🕔16:24, 14.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 13  For the first time post the Covid-19 pandemic, the cumulative freight revenue of Indian Railways has surged past last year’s levels to Rs 98,068.45 crore, as compared to Rs 97,342.14 crore recorded in the corresponding period

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Rs 6,900 cr earmarked for railway connectivity in northeast

Rs 6,900 cr earmarked for railway connectivity in northeast

🕔12:28, 4.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 4  With the focus on developing the railway infrastructure in the northeastern states, the Union Budget has allocated a sum of Rs 6,913 crore for projects covering over 2,000 km in the region, according to the Pink

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Rail infra push of Rs 1.1 lakh cr with Rs 1.07L cr for capex

Rail infra push of Rs 1.1 lakh cr with Rs 1.07L cr for capex

🕔12:58, 1.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 1  Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday announced a record sum of Rs 1,10,055 crore for Indian Railways of which Rs 1,07,100 crore is for the capital expenditure. She said the national transporter will monetise the Dedicated

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Railways approved 115 mail, express trains in Janf

Railways approved 115 mail, express trains in Janf

🕔22:52, 25.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 25  In the month of January, the Indian Railways approved to operate 115 more express and mail trains, taking the total number of operational trains to 1,138. A Railway Ministry spokesperson said that in spite of the

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Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani to cut short travel time from Jan 9

Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani to cut short travel time from Jan 9

🕔07:17, 8.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 8  In good news for those travelling between Delhi and Mumbai by rail, the Indian Railways has reduced, by over half an hour, the time of travel in the Rajdhani Superfast special while adding an additional stoppage

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IRCTC ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF VARIOUS AIR TOUR PACKAGES IN THE NEW YEAR TO PROMOTE DOMESTIC TOURISM

IRCTC ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF VARIOUS AIR TOUR PACKAGES IN THE NEW YEAR TO PROMOTE DOMESTIC TOURISM

🕔21:38, 7.Jan 2021

New Delhi 07th January, 2021: Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation Ltd (A Govt. of India Enterprise) the tourism wing of Ministry of Railways with an aim to promote Domestic Tourism in India under the flagship scheme “DEKHO APNA DESH” in the New Year

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Railways operates 53 goods train on newly inducted EDFC

Railways operates 53 goods train on newly inducted EDFC

🕔20:04, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  A total of 53 goods trains operated on the newly constructed 351-km long New Bhaupur-New Khurja Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor (EDFC) and the freight trains attained “game changing” top speed of more than 90 kmph, officials

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Suneet Sharma takes over the charge of new Chairman & CEO of Railway Board

Suneet Sharma takes over the charge of new Chairman & CEO of Railway Board

🕔19:47, 31.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 31 Shri Suneet Sharma, has taken over the charge of new Chairman & Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Railway Board (Ministry of Railways) and ex-officio Principal Secretary to Government of India. The appointments committee of the Cabinet has

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Railways new vistadome coach clears 180 kmph speed test

Railways new vistadome coach clears 180 kmph speed test

🕔19:53, 29.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 29  December 2020 added another feather to the cap of the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) as its new design vistadome tourist coach successfully completed the 180 kmph trial run. The announcement was made by Union Railway Minister

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‘Railways will meet its operating expenditure from its earnings’

‘Railways will meet its operating expenditure from its earnings’

🕔17:23, 26.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 26  Even though the Covid-induced nationwide lockdown brought to a halt the operations of all passenger, mail and express trains, the national transporter will meet its operating expenditure from its earnings, Railway Board Chairman V.K. Yadav said

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Railways in talks with govt for transportation of Covid vaccine

Railways in talks with govt for transportation of Covid vaccine

🕔16:35, 21.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 21  Even as the trials of several Covid vaccines are in progress, the Indian Railways is in talks with the government over the transportation of the vaccine through its refrigerated wagons, however, no final decision has been

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Railways aims to increase freight share to 45% by 2030

Railways aims to increase freight share to 45% by 2030

🕔17:47, 18.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 18  Preparing for the demand in future as part of its National Rail Plan, the Indian railways is planning to increase its share in freight movement from 27 per cent now to 45 per cent by 2030,

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Policy of reserved tickets on express trains to stay for now: Railways

Policy of reserved tickets on express trains to stay for now: Railways

🕔06:50, 14.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 14  The Indian Railways on Sunday refuted claims about issuance of unreserved tickets, saying that there has been no change in policy to run all Express trains, including festival specials and clone specials, as fully reserved trains

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Railways facing high demand for trains: Chairman

Railways facing high demand for trains: Chairman

🕔12:29, 3.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 3  In the view of the festive season, the Indian Railways is witnessing a huge demand for rail tickets as out of the 736 special trains currently in operation, 327 are facing waitlisting, officials said on Monday.

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Railways to give bonus equivalent to 78 day wages to 11.58 lakh non-gazetted employees

Railways to give bonus equivalent to 78 day wages to 11.58 lakh non-gazetted employees

🕔05:26, 23.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 23  In a piece of good news for Indian Railways employees, the Union Cabinet has granted bonus equivalent to 78 days wages for financial year 2019-20, the national transporter announced on Thursday. In a statement, the Railway

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Railway approves operation of 39 additional trains

Railway approves operation of 39 additional trains

🕔09:11, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  In a relief to passengers planning to travel in the coming days, the Indian Railways on Wednesday said that the Railway Board has given its approval to run 39 pairs of additional special trains in various

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120 applications from 15 firms for pvt train ops: Railways

120 applications from 15 firms for pvt train ops: Railways

🕔08:56, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  Days after the Railways invited bids for running 151 passenger trains on 109 pairs of routes across the country, it said on Wednesday that 120 applications have been received from 15 firms for 12 clusters. A

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South Central Railway ships 3 cr litres milk from AP to Delhi

South Central Railway ships 3 cr litres milk from AP to Delhi

🕔07:39, 29.Sep 2020

Secunderabad, Sep 29  The South Central Railway (SCR) has so far shipped 3 crore litres of milk from Andhra Pradesh’s Renigunta to New Delhi via “Doodh Duronto Special” trains amid the Covid pandemic, a railway official said. “Doodh Duronto Special,

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