Railways has decided to upgrade all existing training centres as centres of excellence to provide quality training to its employees.
The Railways is going ahead with its plan to recruit retired employees to technical categories on a contract basis . Employees’ unions had strongly objected to the decision.
Now, a mathematical formula will be used to optimise the productivity of passenger trains by determining the number of locomotives required for each train, the railways said today.
The vandalism of India’s first high-speed train not only left us all shocked but also proved a point that we seriously don’t deserve good things.
BESIDES SPECIAL status for Andhra Pradesh, one of the key demands raised by the TDP is the creation of a new railway zone in Visakhapatnam, as per the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014.
Railways today felicitated two trackmen for averting a tragedy on March 13 by detecting a six-inch gap on a section of track on which a passenger train was approaching at high speed.
The Ministry of Railways has accepted the recommendation of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to open up a halt station at Naina Batpora in Pulwama district on the Baramulla-Banihal rail line, an official spokesman said on Wednesday evening.
The federal auditor painted a grim picture of affairs in the railways by highlighting the national transporter’s failure to renew and replace ‘over-aged assets’ due to weak financial health.
In what has been affecting Indian Railways maneuvering power in terms of providing better facilities to its passengers.
As power plants face coal shortages, Coal Minister Piyush Goyal has asked Railways to increase coal loading to up to 500 rakes per day to meet power demand in summer, official sources said.