The railways have a tough job in hand. Two days ago, Railway minister Piyush Goyal has asked both Central and Western Railways to run more trains towards CSMT and Churchgate in order to reduce overcrowding.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has asked officials to ensure that meals served on board trains carry information about quantity and the contractor supplying it, as the national carrier continues efforts to improve catering services.
Rakesh Kumar, a health inspector at the Ranchi railway station, was among five railway employees felicitated by South Eastern Railway (SER) general manager S N Agrawal in Kolkata on Monday for his dedication towards duty.
The South Central Railway on Wednesday announced that 18 Dasara special trains would run between Kachiguda and Tata Nagar.
Despite the government’s digital push, more than half of the train tickets in India are purchased in cash – thanks to the penalty on digital transactions, a survey revealed on Tuesday, reports IANS.
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has planned a special menu for the passengers at all the food plazas at major railway stations in the east during Durga Puja.
In May, the Central Railway authorities were excited about launching the premier Mumbai-Goa Tejas Express in the hope that it would be their gravy train, but the country’s first semi-high speed train seems to have quickly run out of steam.
Praising the job done by his predecessor Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister for Coal and Railways Piyush Goyal claimed that Mumbai city was his priority in terms of scaling of railway infrastructure.
The Commissioner of Railway Safety probing the derailment of the Utkal Express that killed 20 people on August 19 has put on record evidence that was allegedly tampered with, records investigated.
Indian Railways’ reported move to reconsider the Marhowra diesel locomotive project, awarded to General Electric (GE) in 2015, may not spell good for the transporter.