Vande Bharat Express, India’s first semi-high speed train, was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday from the New Delhi railway station amid sombre mood in the backdrop of the terror attack in Pulwama.
Western railway will kick off month-long events beginning February 11 to commemorate the heritage of Indian Railways. The programmes include a Heritage Walk on February 11, an exhibition from February 12 to February 14 at Mumbai’s Bandra station.
A mega push for education and healthcare are among dozens of development projects that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the residents of Jammu and Kashmir today.
Mohammed Iqbal joined the throng of foreign workers bound for Saudi Arabia during the oil boom of the 1970s, after recruiters from Pepsi visited his native India and dangled an opportunity in the kingdom driving a delivery truck.
At least seven people have died and 24 others were injured after nine coaches of Delhi-bound Seemanchal Express derailed today in Bihar’s Vaishali at 3.52 AM.
A superfast train between Madhya Pradesh’s Jabalpur and Rajasthan’s Ajmer derailed near Jaipur on Friday, officials said. The engine of the Dayodaya Express overturned and the immediate coach after it derailed near Sanganer r
Indian Oil Corp, the country’s top refiner, is looking for an annual deal to buy US crude as it seeks to broaden its oil purchasing options, its chairman said on Wednesday, amid uncertainties over imports from Iran.
Indian railways will have a share of 40 per cent of the total global rail activity and save around USD 64 billion on fuel bills by 2050, a report by a Paris-based inter-governmental organisation has said.
The East Coast Railway has installed 91 sanitary napkin vending machines in 36 trains as part of the railways’ drive to improve hygiene on board its trains, a release from the national transporter said Monday.
A day after the Indian Railways announced a new bi-weekly Mumbai-Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express starting Saturday, all its tickets for the next maiden journey were sold out within five hours, officials said.