Railways to operate special trains on Thiruvananthapuram-Ernakulam route from June 1

Thiruvananthapuram: The Railways will operate trains on the stretch of Thiruvananthapuram-Ernakulam ..

Railway stations closed; No space to park trains at yards in Kerala
Tejas express
First private train Tejas Express to launch service in Kerala
Puttu and Kadala back on Indian Railways menu after protests

Heavy Rains: Trains suspended today

Thiruvananthapuram: Heavy rains are likely to continue in the state for four more days. The met department issued an alert on Tuesday ..


No train to Kerala through Konkan railway route for 3 days

Mangalore: All trains to and from Kerala through Konkan railway route have been cancelled due to the continuing mudslide on the railway ..


Railways waives cancellation charges for passengers travelling to and from J&K

New Delhi: The railways has decided that no cancellation charge will be taken from passengers till Tuesday morning if they cancel reserved ..


Railway projects worth Rs 2000 cr come to a halt in Kerala

Palakkad: Union railway minister Piyush Goyal revealed that railway projects worth Rs 2000 crore have been interrupted in Kerala due ..


Trains stopped 489 times by chain pulling in 2 years

Kannur: In the last two years, a total of 489 incidents of pulling the alarm chain (emergency brake chain) in trains were reported ..


Train traffic via Kottayam route restricted on April 27

Thiruvananthapuram: The railway has restricted the traffic via Kottayam on Saturday due to the work related to dismantling of road-overbridge ..


EC notice to railways on use of cups with chowkidar slogan

New Delhi: The Election Commission is learnt to have issued a fresh show cause to the Railways, this time on the use of paper tea cups ..


Now, train passengers can change boarding station before 4 hours of train's departure

Kannur: Passengers can now change their boarding station before 4 hours of the scheduled departure of the train. The new facility will ..


Soon passengers can watch movies in train

Mumbai: The Indian Railway will arrange facility for passengers to watch movies on mobile phone through WiFi hotspot. In the pilot ..


New South Coast Railway zone created in Andhra Pradesh

Amaravati/New Delhi: Fulfilling one of the commitments made to Andhra Pradesh, the Central government on Wednesday decided to create ..


Railways aim at two-locomotive Rajdhanis to save time, increase berths

New Delhi: Aiming to increase the number of berths and save travel time, the Indian Railways is probing the idea of having two locomotives ..


Now monitor railway punctuality, earnings with 'eDrishti'

New Delhi: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday launched a dashboard for passengers to keep track of train punctuality as well as ..


Railways enhances combined reservation quota of lower berths for senior citizens, women

New Delhi: The Railways enhanced the combined reservation quota of lower berths for senior citizens and female passengers in mail, ..


Now, passengers can book ticket after departure of trains

Thrissur: The Indian railway has made a complete makeover in ticket reservation and inspection. Giving relief to passengers, now railways ..


Railway restricts traffic via Kottayam, 11 trains to hold service via Alappuzha

Kottayam: The Indian railway has brought in restriction on trains which undertake service through Kottayam route due to remodelling ..


No free travel insurance in trains from September 1 : Railways

New Delhi: The Indian Railways will not provide free travel insurance to its passengers starting September 1, an official said on Saturday ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Kanjikode coach factory: CM slams minister Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday slammed union minister Piyush Goyal following the row over Kanjikode coach factory ..

Kochuveli-Mangaluru Jn. Antyodaya Express  flagged off

Mangaluru-Kochuveli Antyodaya Express starts service

Thiruvananthapuram: The bi-weekly train Antyodaya express between Kochuveli and Mangaluru started service from Saturday. Union minister ..


15 cases of fire in trains in last five months, railway board sounds alarm

New Delhi: Fifteen cases of fire-related accidents have been reported in trains in the last five months primarily due to improper maintenance ..


Railways to initiate new system to counter train delays

Kochi: Indian Railway is all set to launch a new system to solve the delay run of trains across the country. It is reported that railway ..


Antyodaya Express between Kochuveli- Mangalore to start service from June 9

Thiruvananthapuram: Finally, railways will launch the Antyodaya express between Kochuveli and Mangalore junction which was announced ..

Indian Railway

Railways' ode to Gandhi: no non-vegetarian food on Oct 2

New Delhi: If a proposal from the railways is approved, October 2 will not only be celebrated as Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas, but also ..


Railway to remove magazine bag, snack table from sleeper coaches

Haripad: The Railway board has decided to remove unnecessary facilities for passengers in train coaches. The decision was taken in ..


Unutilised berths under ladies quota to be offered to women passengers on wait-list: Rlys

New Delhi: The railways have decided to offer unutilised berths in trains under the ladies quota first to women passengers on the waiting ..

Indian Railway

Railways opts for latest tech worth Rs 2,726 crore to enhance track safety

New Delhi: Stepping up its efforts to prevent train derailments, Indian Railways is opting for the latest technology to reduce its ..

Raiway station file

Railways launches design competition to redevelop 600 stations

New Delhi: The railways has launched a competition to select designs for redeveloping 600 major stations across the country. The SRIJAN ..

Indian Railway

In a first, Railways to create database for contractual workers

New Delhi: For the first time, Railways will have a database of workers engaged by contractors in non-operational areas such as housekeeping, ..


Track repair: West Coast Express to run late till Feb 5

Kasaragod: The delayed run of Mangalore-Chennai West Coast Express will continue for two more months due to the repair work on the ..

Piyush Goyal

In bid to end VIP culture, Railways scraps 36-yr-old protocol norm

New Delhi: The railway ministry has asked its senior staff to slug it out - at home and at work - as part of steps to end the VIP culture ..


Bridge work on Shoranur route to delay trains till Sept 30

Shoranur: Trains passing through Shoranur will be regulated for three hours due to repair works in the railway bridge over Bharatapuzha ..


Books on Indian culture, morals now 'must' at railway platform kiosks

New Delhi: Books on Indian culture and morals are now to be displayed for sale at all platform kiosks, a new stall policy to all zonal ..


Meals served on trains must carry details of quantity, supplier, date etc

New Delhi: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has asked officials to ensure that meals served on board trains carry information about quantity ..

Women cricketer

Railways award Rs 1.30 cr to 10 Indian women cricketers

New Delhi: Union minister Suresh Prabhu today announced a cash reward of Rs 1.30 crore for 10 members of the Indian women's ..


Railways defends 'flexi fares', says cheaper than flights

New Delhi: Despite facing widespread criticism, the Railways on Sunday defended its decision to implement "flexi fare" pricing ..


IRCTC offers Rs 10 Lakh insurance cover for passengers

New Delhi: Starting September, passengers booking tickets through the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) website ..