As Indian Railways (IR) has remained opposed to the idea of awarding single-tender contracts in the past, the possibility of refloating the tender is under discussion, even though the financial bids are yet to be evaluated and IR’s tender committee has not yet published its final recommendations.
Union minister Manoj Sinha on Thursday said the railway ministry will submit a proposal to the Union Cabinet to re-construct the Ayodhya railway station as a replica of the Ram temple.
The Railways on Monday reinstated Malayalam in the list of languages that applicants can choose as the medium of examination in a recruitment drive.
Breaking the conventions to increase revenue sources, the railways have decided to allow private persons to use luxury saloon coaches for travel, which have so far been used by top railway officials for inspection and official tours.
The AP State Reorganisation Act, 2014, says, “The Central Government shall take all necessary measures as enumerated in the Thirteenth Schedule for the progress and sustainable development of the successor States within a period of ten years from the appointed day.
The railways has come up with a new plan to involve private players in its ambitious scheme to redevelop 600 stations across India.
Railways invites online applications of around 90,000 posts in Group C Level I (Erstwhile Group D) like Track maintainer, Points man, Helper, Gateman, Porter and Group C Level II categories like Assistant Loco Pilots (ALP), Technicians (Fitter, Crane Driver, Blacksmith, Carpenter) through Railway Recruitment Boards websites.
In order to avoid extra rush of passengers during the upcoming festival season, the Indian Railways has announced several Holi special trains.
Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express Is Now ‘Luxurious’! 25 Gorgeous Images After Makeover Under Operation Swarn
Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express has been revamped under Indian Railways’ ‘Operation Swarn’. The 12951/52 Rajdhani Express between Mumbai and Delhi has a host of new features – from comfortable and clean seats, LED lighting to modular and swanky and more hygienic toilets.
Need coaches for a marriage party or a tour? Now, it can be done online, according to instructions issued by the railway board.