NHSRCL will start disclosing compensation mechanism from Palgarh district in Maharashtra, where it is facing maximum opposition. NEW DELHI: Railways has for the first time decided to make compensation mechanism to farmers, land owners for its ambitious bullet train project, public for the first time. After the surveys, each landowner will get a detailed breakup of … Continue reading “NHSRCL to make compensation mechanism to farmers, land owners for its ambitious bullet train project, public” …
MUMBAI: Central Railway has formed a fully departmental ‘Mobile Gang’ to take care of Stations and Track cleanliness. A first of its kind over Central Railway, this Mobile gang comprising 28 Safai Staff with one supervisor visits different stations taking care of the Station and Track cleanliness. Till now they have visited and cleaned 20 … Continue reading “Central Railway forms Mobile Gang for Cleanliness Drive over Mumbai Suburban Section” …
Northern Railway zone of Indian Railways has recently converted 14 pairs of trains under the ‘Head On Generation’ (HOG) system. The HOG system is cost effective and will help Indian Railways earn additional by replacing the power cars with passenger coaches.
P Sebastian, the man who made Central Railways suburban network’s timetables for 24 years, is retiring
B Sebastian can rattle off several train timings in one breath. The 59-year-old isn’t your usual harried commuter waiting at the railway station for the arrival of his train. He is the chief controller of Central Railway’s (CR) suburban trains— the timekeeper of all local services. But as he nears the end of his service— he is retiring at the end of this month—his excitement is far from mellowed.
The Railways must set up a separate wing within it’s personnel department to deal with children found in the national transporter’s premises, according to a newly published study.
The Pune Division of Indian Railways has planned to construct 1,200-km-long wall to prevent trespassing and encroachment on its land and property. The wall will cost at least Rs 700 crore, and the project was approved by the Railway Board Engineering in November last year.
Indian Railways will continue to lay stress on developmental works and improving passenger amenities and safety, newly appointed Railway Board Chairman V K Yadav said Tuesday.
Railways is just ‘one’ short of eliminating all unmanned levels crossings on broad gauge lines across country and the 3,479th crossing will be eliminated before March end.
The decision by the department of investment and public asset management (Dipam) to go for an initial public offering of Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC) has put paid to the Indian Railways’ (IR’s) chances of getting an investment guarantee from the World Bank.
A heritage walk through the buildings associated with Indian Railways took a group of guests and delegates from five countries on a trip down the history of the world’s fourth largest rail network on Saturday morning.