In a good news for the commuters, who use Churchgate-Virar local for travelling, following a yard remodelling and girder replacement, suburban trains on the Churchgate-Virar route – one of the busiest suburban railway routes in India – are likely to run faster.
Two trackmen, who have been inspecting a railway track between Yamuna Bridge and Tilak Bridge, saved lives of thousands of passengers who had been travelling in the Shiv Ganga Express.
A train chugged along a 2.5km-long re-laid tracks in Cooch Behar’s Haldibari, near the Bangladesh border, for the first time in 53 years.
Global railway and transport unions on Wednesday cautioned against partial or complete privatisation of the Indian Railways, adding that it could be “damaging” for the country.
Around one-and-a-half crore people have registered for over 89,000 jobs advertised by the railways last month, officials said today.
The Railways is installing the Micro Tunneling System to clear logged water from the Bhubaneswar railway station yard which has been affecting the signaling system and train services in Howrah-Chennai main line.
The next time you travel by Tejas Express, you may not be able to watch movies, play games and listen to songs on the LCD screens mounted behind the seats.
The plans of shifting the office of Central Railway from Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) seems to be on hold for now.
After four rounds of bidding, two companies have finally shown interest in operating the country’s first monorail – the 19.6 km corridor between Chembur and Jacob Circle via Wadala.
Railways needs to strengthen track safety measures as an audit has revealed several lapses in maintenance plans, inspection schedules and usage of high-end machines procured to detect track defects, according to a CAG report tabled in Parliament today.