The Indian Railways will start the testing of the much awaited indigenously built semi-high speed “Train 18” from September, official sources said. According to Railway Ministry sources, “Train 18” is expected to be rolled out in September.
In an effort to increase safety of its passengers, Indian Railways is set to induct 4410 Linke hoffman Busch (LHB) coaches with anti-collision technology — which cause less fatalities — instead of the current Integral Coach Factory (ICF) coaches during the current financial year.
The state government’s plan to launch a one-ticket system for all public transport modes in the city by the end of December has hit a stumbling block, as state authorities and railways were unable to agree on how commuters will pay for tickets.
A new move by Indian Railways to avoid train delays! Recently, Piyush Goyal-led Railway Ministry has asked the drivers of Indian Railways to hit the top permissible speed only to make up for the lost time if trains are running
Indian Railways is all set to make travelling faster, sleeker and a lot better. They now plan to set up high-speed rail network across four metro cities – Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai and Kolkata. The government too has earmarked routes to initiate feasibility studies for the Bullet Train project.
Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways, announced on Sunday that there would be 50% reservation for women in the upcoming recruitment of up to 10,000 jawans for Railway Police Force.
Railway minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday recalled that Deen Dayal Upadhyay had old association with Railways as his father, maternal grandfather and uncle worked with it.
Indian Railways to introduce 200 new rail lines; check here the state-wise list of the ongoing projects
New Indian Railways lines: Big boost for railway connectivity! Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways is working on around 200 new railway lines across the network. At present, the upcoming railway lines across the nation are in different stages of execution.
India is set to award its first global rail supplies tender to local firms, shunning major foreign bids, as part of its efforts to develop domestic manufacturing, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.
Bullet train project: Another hurdle? Finance Ministry asks Indian Railways to borrow funds from market
Bullet train project hurdles continue? For PM Narendra Modi’s ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project