Indian trains will soon have voice recorders or black boxes to facilitate investigators trying to identify the cause of accidents and assess crew performances, an official said today. The Indian Railways has decided to install the Loco Cab Voice Recording
Indian Railways luggage rules: Maximum size of the trunks/suitcases that can be carried in A AC-3 tier and AC chair car is 55 cms x 45 cms x 22.5 cms.
The Indian Railways has certain luggage carrying rules under which each passenger is allowed a free allowance up to which he/she can carry luggage in the compartment. The free allowance varies for different classes of travel, noted Indian Railways on its portal- indianrail.gov.in.
Fuel prices continued to rise across the four major metros today even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi prepares to meet oil company chief’s tomorrow to take stock of the global energy scenario.
Ahead of the festive season, railway employees are likely to get 78-day wages as bonus this year, the same as in the last six years. The Railway Board has proposed 78-day wages as productivity-linked bonus (PLB)
India need not take an aggressive position in public on the issue of US sanctions on nations defying its directive to bring their oil imports from Iran to zero by November 4, says a former Indian diplomat.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the railways to submit an action plan for maintaining cleanliness on platforms and tracks and has asked the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) to conduct its performance audit at regular intervals.
Construction of residential complexes will now be allowed around railway stations as part of an ambitious redevelopment programme of the Indian Railways approved by the Union Cabinet on Wednesday, a source said.
India is facing an “economic crisis” due to its huge oil imports, Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari was quoted as saying on Thursday, ahead of a meeting of key ministers to discuss the falling rupee and the nation’s widening trade deficit.
East Coast Railway (ECoR) will install automatic sanitary napkin vending machines in all important trains originating from its jurisdiction, a Railways official said today.
India is committed to buying Iranian oil and continuing the two nations’ economic cooperation, the Iranian foreign minister said after a meeting with his Indian counterpart and ahead of US sanctions aimed at halting Tehran’s oil exports.