The phase II project of the Chennai Metro has avoided major hurdles after the Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) on Monday (10 December) clarified it is not mandatory for ‘Made in India’ trains to operate, reports the Hindu.
Just ahead of the Kumbh Mela in January, the Indian Railways said it has decided to discontinue ‘mela surcharge’, an extra charge levied on passengers during major fairs.
Railway passengers can now log into a new application to register their complaints and get real-time assistance and updates. Called the ‘Rail Madad App’, the mobile-based application can be downloaded from Google Play Store
The railways will run four special trains between Allahabad and Delhi to ferry delegates of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas from the Kumbh Mela to the national capital for them to be a part of the Republic Day event.
The world’s tallest statue will get a world class station at Kevadiya near the site of the Statue of Unity in Gujarat’s Narmada district, a Railway Ministry official said in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Despite all efforts and use of latest techniques and technologies like fog safe devices and detonators, the Indian Railways has not been able to battle back nature. Poor visibility during winters is a bane for travellers on Indian
India-Bangladesh railway connectivity to get a boost! Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways is all set to revive the old Siliguri-Sealdah route via Bangladesh by the year 2021, states a ToI report.
The final round of safety inspection for the much-awaited Noida-Greater Noida metro corridor will be conducted from Tuesday by the Commissioner of Metro Rail Safety (CMRS). According to officials of Noida Metro Rail Corporation
A public-private partnership (PPP) model with the Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) is set to be explored by the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) concerning the construction of metros on NICE Road
After successful trials at 180 km/hr of India’s fastest and first fireproof train, the Railway Ministry has asked the Integral Coach Factory of Chennai to fasten the manufacturing of more such train sets, reports the Financial Express.