Train passengers will soon be able to know the food items they can get on trains along with their rates, thanks to the ‘Menu on Rails’ app developed by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).
In June 2009, this journalist had reported that the broken-down asbestos roof of a pedestrian foot bridge in a railway station in Mumbai was being replaced by metal sheets.
Indian Railways readies for world’s largest recruitment drive; 25 million applications for 90,000 jobs
India’s biggest employer gears up to carry out recruitment exercise for the 25 million people who have applied for 90,000 vacancies
Buoyed by its success with senior citizens, the Indian Railways is set to extend its ‘Give it up’ scheme to include other concession holders to offset its nearly Rs 33,000-crore subsidy burden in annual passenger fares.
Wearable tech has found a key use — to make Indian Railways safer. To ensure those responsible for the upkeep of tracks are doing their duty, railway authorities have come up with a wearable GPS device, resembling a fitness band, for track maintainers, earlier known as gangmen.
Only 394 of the 8,500 railway stations in India are under complete surveillance of closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras, according to the Railway Protection Force (RPF)
The railways have done away with the provision of minimum educational qualification for jobs on compassionate grounds to wives or widows of its employees, who retired for medical reasons or died in service.
In a presentation on infrastructure developments in Maharashtra: Vision 2025, UPS Madan, metropolitan commissioner of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)
Noting that India will be a key driver of global energy demand in the next quarter century, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday called for “responsible” pricing in the hydrocarbons market so as to balance the interests of oil and gas producers and consumers.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday dedicated to the nation the Madhepura electric locomotive facility and flagged off the first engine manufactured there through a remote device from Motihari.