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Railways UTS Mobile App is available in Hindi language now

Railways UTS Mobile App is available in Hindi language now

🕔18:10, 24.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sept 24: As a Digital India initiative by Government of India and with a view to promote three  C’s – Cashless transactions (Digital payment), Contact less ticketing (no need to physically visit the point of sale) and Customer

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First private train cargo arrives in Nepal from India

First private train cargo arrives in Nepal from India

🕔08:26, 16.Sep 2021

Kathmandu, Sep 16 (IANS) Two months after the revision of the Nepal-India Railway Service Agreement, a private sector cargo train arrived in Nepal from India on Wednesday for the first time. This was possible after the revision of the railway service

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Imphal, 4th capital city in NE, to come on railway map within 27 months

Imphal, 4th capital city in NE, to come on railway map within 27 months

🕔11:03, 12.Sep 2021

Imphal/Guwahati, Sep 12  Amidst the Covid-19 related restrictions and dealing with the serious topographical hurdles and challenges, Manipurs Imphal will be the fourth capital city in the mountainous northeastern region expected to come on the Indian railway map within the

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Frequency of Champaran Satyagraha Express increased to bi-weekly

Frequency of Champaran Satyagraha Express increased to bi-weekly

🕔17:20, 10.Sep 2021

Darshana Jardosh, Minister of State for Railways and Textiles, flagged off Champaran Satyagraha Express through video conferencing today on 10.09.21 at 15.00 hrs today from New Delhi through video conferencing.  The train will run with increased frequency from weekly to

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Indian Railways takes up major tunneling works in a big way

Indian Railways takes up major tunneling works in a big way

🕔18:11, 8.Sep 2021

Five Tunnels are being constructed for Broad gauge 3rd line between Barkhera – Budni (26.50 kms.) section of Bhopal – Itarsi third line project  Barkhera – Budnisection is under West Central Railway zonein Sehore and Raisen Districts of Madhya Pradesh 

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One in four trains could run on ‘direct’ supply from solar panels

One in four trains could run on ‘direct’ supply from solar panels

🕔12:35, 1.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The direct supply of solar energy to Indian Railway lines — without the need to connect via the grid — would save almost seven million tons of carbon a year whilst also powering at least one

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IndianOil inks Agreement with Railway’s CRIS for Digital Integration to monitor rake movement

IndianOil inks Agreement with Railway’s CRIS for Digital Integration to monitor rake movement

🕔17:47, 17.Aug 2021

New Delhi: In line with the vision of PM for a Digital India, IndianOil has signed an Agreement with Centre for Railway Information System (CRIS),an arm of Ministry of Railways, for Digital Integration with end-to-end visibility of Petroleum products &

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Railway Women’s Welfare Central Organization (RWWCO) organises Independence Day Celebrations

Railway Women’s Welfare Central Organization (RWWCO) organises Independence Day Celebrations

🕔21:19, 16.Aug 2021

The Railway Women’s Welfare Central Organization (RWWCO) celebrated the 75th Independence Day on 15th August 2021 at its Little Kingdom Nursery School, Sarojini Nagar.  Mrs. Alpana Pant Sharma, President, RWWCO, was the chief guest who hoisted the National Flag.  This was followed by plantation

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Railways plans to go green with hydrogen-fuelled trains

Railways plans to go green with hydrogen-fuelled trains

🕔16:41, 7.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 7  Taking a big leap towards going green, the Indian Railways has decided to introduce the country’s first hydrogen-fuelled train. Initially, the hydrogen fuel based technology will be introduced on the 89 km long Sonipat-Jind route. The

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Starting of freight trains via restored Haldibari (India) – Chilahati (Bangladesh) rail link

Starting of freight trains via restored Haldibari (India) – Chilahati (Bangladesh) rail link

🕔20:16, 2.Aug 2021

 In a significant step to boost railway connectivity between India and Bangladesh, the Haldibari (India)-Chilahati (Bangladesh) rail link was reopened by both the Prime Ministers of India and Bangladesh on 17th December, 2020 for movement of passenger and goods traffic. With the

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South Western Railway transports 14mn tonnes freight

South Western Railway transports 14mn tonnes freight

🕔06:40, 2.Aug 2021

Bengaluru, Aug 2  The South Western Railway (SWR) transported a record 14 million tonnes of essential freight, including cement, coal, iron ore, and fertilisers from April to July of this fiscal, a zonal official said on Sunday. “We loaded 13.96

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Fast Track Electrification Projects in Indian Railways

Fast Track Electrification Projects in Indian Railways

🕔19:19, 30.Jul 2021

Indian Railways (IR) has embarked upon a major electrification program to electrify its Broad Gauge (BG) network on Mission mode. Indian Railways has total Broad Gauge (BG) network of 64,689 Route kilometer (RKM) including 740 RKM of Konkan Railway. Out

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Zero Passenger Fatalities in consequential train accidents in last two years

Zero Passenger Fatalities in consequential train accidents in last two years

🕔19:17, 30.Jul 2021

The number of passenger fatalities in the consequential train accidents over Indian Railways during the last two years i.e. 2019-20 and 2020-21 is zero. During the last five years i.e. 2016-17 to 2020-21, the number of consequential train accidents has

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Clone Train Scheme

Clone Train Scheme

🕔19:15, 30.Jul 2021

To contain spread of COVID-19 pandemic, Indian Railways have discontinued all regular passenger trains w.e.f 23rd March, 2020. Presently, only special trains, keeping in view the suggestions and concerns of the State Governments and health advisories issued, are being operated. Indian

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Modernisation of Railway Stations under ‘Adarsh Station Scheme’

Modernisation of Railway Stations under ‘Adarsh Station Scheme’

🕔19:14, 30.Jul 2021

Development/modernisation of railway stations is presently taken up under Adarsh Station Scheme. The expenditure on development of stations under Adarsh Station Scheme is generally funded under Plan Head –53 ‘Passenger Amenities’. Station-wise details of funds allocated/spent are not maintained. However,

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For Bullet Train Projects, the Final Location Survey, Geotechnical investigation completed and Alignment finalized

For Bullet Train Projects, the Final Location Survey, Geotechnical investigation completed and Alignment finalized

🕔05:46, 24.Jul 2021

At present Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail (MAHSR) project is the only sanctioned project of High Speed Rail (HSR) in the country which is under execution with the financial and technical assistance from Government of Japan. A Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV),

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309 Railway Stations provided with Video Surveillance System

309 Railway Stations provided with Video Surveillance System

🕔05:44, 24.Jul 2021

Agreement was signed between RailTel’s subsidiary RailTel Enterprises Ltd and Indian Railways on dated 24th March, 2017 for providing Video Surveillance System at 983 Railway Stations. The project cost is ₹ 500 crore and ₹ 295 crore have been allocated

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Indian Railways on a mission to electrify all BG rail lines by 2023-24

Indian Railways on a mission to electrify all BG rail lines by 2023-24

🕔05:40, 24.Jul 2021

Indian Railways (IR) has decided to undertake electrification of Broad Gauge (BG) Railway lines in mission mode. Significant progress has already been made in this regard and IR is likely to electrify all BG rail lines by 2023-24. As on

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Bids for PPP in Passenger Train Operations project  opened today.

Bids for PPP in Passenger Train Operations project opened today.

🕔21:26, 23.Jul 2021

Bids from  private and public sectors to operate 29 pairs of trains with around 40 modern rakes  entailing an investment of around Rs 7200 crores. Railways will expeditiously complete the evaluation and decide the bids. 23rd July, 2021, New Delhi

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National Rail & Transportation Institute extends last date for application to its BBA, BSc, B Tech, MBA and MSc Programmes for Academic year 2021-22

National Rail & Transportation Institute extends last date for application to its BBA, BSc, B Tech, MBA and MSc Programmes for Academic year 2021-22

🕔18:16, 22.Jul 2021

National Rail & Transportation Institute  (NRTI), the Deemed to be University established by Ministry of Railways in Vadodara, has extended the last date for application to its BBA, BSc, B Tech, MBA and MSc Programmes for Academic year 2021-22 in view

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