THE electric loco shed at Kalyan, the first of the Indian Railways and the second in Asia after Japan, inaugurated on November 28, 1928, completed 89 years on Tuesday.
Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday visited Elphinstone station to take stock of construction of foot-over bridges in Elphistone and Currey Road station.
Four days after the derailment of Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express train, the Ministry of Railways has suspended three officials over the accident. The three suspended railway officials include an engineer, a supervisor and a track man.
The government has decided to disinvest RITES Ltd in 2017-18, after temporarily shelving the listings of Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC) and Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).
If all goes well, the much-awaited air-conditioned local train will start running as early as December 25. Won’t that be a very Merry Christmas then!
As Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal visited Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) on Monday, he took the opportunity to propose yet another plan for the maintenance and restoration of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tomorrow inaugurate the Hyderabad Metro Rail project, touted as the world’s largest public-private partnership (PPP) in the sector.
From deploying railway officials on board to give directions on use of automatic doors to Aamchi Mumbai theme for its exteriors, the western railway (WR) is all geared up to gift the city its first air-conditioned (AC) local train on January 1.
Decades of neglect is taking a toll on the Indian Railways, Chairman of the Railway Board Ashwani Lohani said on Sunday, two days after a derailment in Uttar Pradesh killed three passengers, PTI reported.
The Indian Railways (IR) is looking to float tenders for electrification of 7,000-km of track by March 2018 under the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) mode, a source told Cogencis.