The freight transport in north- western region of the Indian Railways rose by 26.03 per cent in the current financial year, a railway official said today.
For quick and easy printing of tickets booked by suburban train commuters through mobile app, the Railways has installed 44 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) kiosk machines at different stations in Mumbai, officials said today.
Bullets and some other explosive materials, stored in gunny bags under water, were today recovered near the Kuttipuram railway overbridge in the district, days after five anti-personnel mines were seized near the spot, the police said.
A pilot project to make Matunga railway station an all-woman station has now entered the Limca Book of Records.
Drones will now monitor railway projects, aid in crowd management and oversee maintenance work across its zones, railway officials said today.
Scientists are developing a novel technology that may economically convert fossil fuels and biomass into useful products, including electricity, without emitting carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.
The railway ministry, after the successful trial of Talgo trains had shown interest in deploying these in short-distance routes on a profit-sharing basis
No more filthy tracks and stinking railway stations by the end of 2018. By next year, the entire 1.3 lakh km of the rail route in India will be converted into ‘Green Corridors’ by replacing all conventional toilets in trains with bio toilets.
A layer of shallow fog engulfed the national capital this morning resulting in delay of 54 north-bound rail services and rescheduling 12 others.
Apart from being from political families, Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal and Poonam Mahajan, MP, have many habits in common – dedication to work, fondness for social work, love for Mumbai and inclination towards family life.