Taking woman safety to greater extent, now the Indian Railways has introduced Emergency Talk Back System in 6 ladies coaches of two Electrical Multiple Unit (EMU) rakes (03 coaches each) on trial basis in Mumbai Suburban. One air conditioned EMU rake running in Mumbai Suburban has also been fitted with this system.
The World Heritage City of Ahmedabad is struggling to keep its legacy intact in the fight between the past and the future. The Vadodara circle of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has issued a notice
The diesel locomotive manufacturing unit being built by General Electric in Bihar is not aligned with the plan of the Indian Railways to operate electric trains, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India has said.
The Indian Railways has set a target of laying 4,100 km of tracks in financial year 2018-19 that includes 1,000 km of new lines, another 1,000 km of gauge conversion and 2,100 km of track doubling according to Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain.
The Indian Railways is the single largest consumer of electricity with roughly 2 percent share of national energy consumption and it is gradually turning towards green initiatives for electrification as well as decarbonization.
Occupancy on Indian Railways: In a bid to improve occupancy on some less popular Indian Railways trains the national transporter says it has taken several steps. As the demand is not uniform in Indian Railways,
The railways has decided to give a second chance to 70,000 candidates, whose job applications were rejected due to faulty upload of photos, by giving them a window of three days to rectify their mistakes, a spokesperson of the ministry said on Wednesday.
There is an ascending demand for drones in Indian Railways over the past 4 years. There have been a number of Zonal Railway establishments and the Rail EPC firms that have steered and even scaled up operations of drones for their construction and operations along the Railway lines.