Bullet trains have taken the nation’s imagination by storm. The bullet trains are said to be built by the Japanese.
Railway minister Piyush Goel on Friday waived off haulage charges on all royal trains, including the Palace of Wheels. The move came during chief minister Vasundhara Raje’s meeting with the minister in New Delhi.
The Railways will soon send a detailed report to the UNESCO World Heritage Centre on the damage done to the Darjeeling Himalayan Railways (DHR), popularly known as the toy train service, during the recent Gorkhaland agitation.
The Railways today modified its order of removing 12 trackmen over derailment of the Utkal Express at Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh on August 19.
The South Eastern Railway (SER) will start installing a cutting-edge solid state interlocking system (SSI) at Kharagpur that will enable workers to set 800 different routes for trains in a matter of minutes.
The Ministry of Railways has advanced the target for 100 percent completion of installing Bio-toilets in coaches to December 2018.
With growing cases of derailment in the past few months, the South Eastern Railway (SER), in a move to increase capacity and ensure the safer running of trains, has replaced the route relay interlocking (RRI) system at Kharagpur with Asia’s largest solid state interlocking (SSI) system.
There are a lot of times when we can’t help but wonder how thieves and robbers come up with amazingly creative ideas to ply their trade.
Confusion prevailed at Ludhiana railway station on Tuesday after the northern railway authorities decided to close the Ludhiana-Ambala section for seven hours in order to construct subways at two spots. The move led to delay of all Ludhiana-bound trains.
In a major shift from the past, Indian Railways plans to bid out large tenders as high as 1,500 km under the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) model for railway electrification, to achieve its target of full electrification by 2021.