Due to Western Railway’s contribution towards better and greener environment, annual saving of more than Rs.30 Crore ensured – a glance into Western Railway’s initiatives on the occasion of “WORLD EARTH DAY”
According to the action plan being actively considered by the national transporter, the Chatbots would address queries on schedules, ticket availability, trains for particular destinations and other such rail travel-related issues. NEW DELHI: Indian Railways is exploring the use automated Chatbots, a first for the rail sector, so as to respond faster to train-related queries and … Continue reading “Indian Railways may deploy Chatbots to improve Customer Service” …
Railways to revive Steam Engines in the Hills – IRCTC offers enticing packages of Nilgiri Mountain Railway
an attempt to popularise steam engines that were a quintessential part of yesteryear Bollywood cinema, among the domestic and foreign tourists in the hills, the Indian Railways is planning to introduce a new policy.
Three days after Rohtak MP Deepender Hooda alleged delay in the start of a railway project, the Haryana government on Sunday announced a new joint venture company with the ministry of railways by the name of Haryana Rail Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (HRIDC) for taking care of railway projects.Three days after Rohtak MP Deepender Hooda alleged delay in the start of a railway project, the Haryana government on Sunday announced a new joint venture company with the ministry of railways by the name of Haryana Rail Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (HRIDC) for taking care of railway projects.
The train journey between Delhi and Mumbai may soon get smoother with the Central government approving the construction of a 500km boundary wall along the railway track between the two cities in a bid to restrict human and cattle interference that often leads to a reduction in speed, according to senior Indian Railways officials.
A year after there were several instances of miscreants putting rods on tracks, including the one at Diva where an incoming train stopped in the nick of time to avoid collision with a 7-metre rail rod, the Railways says it found no technology to detect foreign objects on tracks, which could forewarn any danger.
Ministry of Railways has awarded most prominent “Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant” Shield to South Central Railway for registering overall best performance among all Zones of Indian Railways. This shield was instituted in the year 1988 in the memory of Late Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant on the occasion of his birth centenary.
Moving beyond the five hill networks that are major tourist attractions, Indian Railways is planning to also preserve its old five-metre gauge tracks built during its early days in the British era to promote heritage tourism.
NEW DELHI: Indian Railways (IR) plans in mid-April to re-float a global tender for a Rs 27bn ($US 415.5m) contract to manufacture 15 inter-city EMUs in collaboration with a foreign partner, after the Stadler-Medha consortium emerged as the sole qualified bidder after technical bids were opened for the original tender on February 6. India’s Department … Continue reading “Railways to re-float $US 415.5m Global Tender for inter-city EMUs” …
A two-judge bench, comprising Justice V Ram Subramanian and Justice M Ganga Rao, on Friday granted time to South Central Railway to complete the task of interzonal voluntary transfers by May 31. The bench posted a batch of cases for the railways to report compliance to June 5.