Two bogies of a goods train derailed, blocking all the platforms at Wadi railway station on Wednesday. The incident took place after damage to axle of wheels of the train which was returning from ACC cement factory.
The East Central Railway (ECR) has decided to use high-tech drone cameras to keep a close surveillance on the progress of ongoing railway projects worth several crores in the zone during 2017-2018 fiscal.
Four trains headed for Kolkata and Uttar Pradesh towns were cancelled by the Northern Railways authorities on Tuesday to clear rail traffic.
A month ahead of the investors meet in UP, the state government on Monday offered yet another sop to industries by giving them the option to take power from the power distribution company of their choice.
Railway Protection Force officials will soon be spotted donning body cameras, which will record visuals to help bring transparency in dealing with passengers. The first such cameras have been procured by Western Railway.
Western Railway has tied up with the prisons department to provide linencovers made of newspapers. The project, a first of its kind for Indian Railways, has been launched on a trial basis on Bandra-Hazrat Nizamuddin Express, also known as Third Rajdhani.
Fuel pricing reforms appear to be sputtering as state-run fuel retailers are moderating their daily upward revision in pump prices on verbal nudge from the oil ministry as global crude markets remain on fire.
Bhopal railway station is set to get the country’s first on-station medical clinic within a week.
Recently, the station received applauds for installing the first sanitary napkin vending machine at a railway station.
Sankranti has kicked off a massive rush for tickets on trains to various destinations in both the Telugu states. Terming this rush as “unexpected”, South Central Railway officials said they were taking a slew of measures to manage crowd at all terminal stations, including Secunderabad, Hyderabad and Kacheguda.
Soon, passengers who stow their luggage in railway cloak rooms and lockers would have to shell out more for availing the service.