Railways to remove pantry cars from all trains; targets additional revenue of Rs 1,400 crore

New Delhi: The Indian Railways has decided to do away with the pantry cars in long-distance ..

Kerala likely to be affected badly if train services are stopped
No cancellation of trains or stops, says Railways
Jan Shatabdi, Venad to stop service from Saturday onwards
‘ചായ വിളി’യും കുപ്പിവെള്ളവുമില്ലാതെ 100 ദിവസം സ്റ്റാളുകളെ  റെയിൽവേ വീണ്ടും ഉണർത്തുന്നു

After 100 days of silence, Railway to reopen platform stalls

Kannur: The small stalls on railways platforms will reopen soon after 100 days of shutdown. The Railways have sent a letter to reopen ..


Railways achieves 100% punctuality first time

New Delhi: The Indian Railways, here on Thursday, claimed to have achieved 100 per cent punctuality of trains -- first time in its ..

ഒരുമിച്ചല്ലെങ്കിലും ഒരേ റൂട്ടിൽ ഇവരുണ്ട്, തീവണ്ടി ഓടിക്കാൻ

Although not together, this loco pilot couple works on same route

Kannur: Although not together, this loco pilot couple run their trains on the same direction. Prasad and wife Nayana, Assistant loco ..


Railways to terminate Rs 471 crore contract with Chinese company's due to 'poor progress'

New Delhi: The Railways has decided to terminate the contract of a Chinese company due to "poor progress" on the signalling ..

ചരിത്രം മാറ്റിയെഴുതി ആ തീവണ്ടി ഇന്ന് ദിമാപുരിലെത്തും; താണ്ടിയത് 4,322 കിലോമീറ്റർ

Creating history, the longest train service is from Kerala to Dimapur covering 4,322 km

Malappuram: The special Shramik train (06420) carrying migrant workers from Kerala that departed on Tuesday will arrive in Nagaland ..


Nearly 1.5 lakh tickets booked in first 2 hrs for trains running from June 1

New Delhi: Almost 1.50 lakh tickets were booked within two hours of opening the bookings for the 100 pairs of passenger trains that ..


Railways to start bookings for 200 special trains from May 21

New Delhi: In a major relief to passengers, Indian Railways on Wednesday released the list of 200 Special trains that will run from ..

Covid 19 evacuation

First train from Delhi arrives in Thiruvananthapuram; passengers with symptoms hospitalised

Thiruvananathapuram: The special train from Delhi reached Thiruvananthapuram on Friday morning at 5.25 am. The passengers were let ..


Over 45,000 bookings worth Rs 16 crore so far for special trains: Rlys

New Delhi: Over 80,000 passengers have booked tickets worth over Rs 16 crore on the special trains so far, the Indian Railways said ..


Here is what you want to know about trains starting Tuesday

New Delhi: The Indian Railways which announced it will run 15 pairs of air conditioned trains from Tuesday said on Monday that all ..


Virtual queue on IRCTC website to book tickets in first train to Thiruvananthapuram

Kannur: Huge rush was experienced to book ticket in the first train from Delhi to Thiruvananthapuram in the official website of IRCTC ..


Passenger train services to remain suspended till May 17: Railways

New Delhi: Hours after the government on Friday extended the nationwide lockdown to combat the spread of novel coronavirus (Covid-19), ..


Corona: All passenger, express trains cancelled till March 31, says railways

New Delhi: In view of the increasing number of coronavirus patients in the country, the national transporter on Sunday announced stopping ..


Train services to be stopped till March 25

Railways informed that train services across the country will be stopped till March 25. With over 300 coronavirus cases being reported ..


Postpone all journeys, appeals railways amid COVID-19 fear

New Delhi: In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic gripping the country with over 285 confirmed cases on Saturday, the Railway ..


Railways relaxes refund rules for travel between March21-April 15

New Delhi: Railways issued an advisory on Saturday relaxing refund rules for passengers who had booked tickets to travel between March ..


Janata curfew: No passenger trains to begin journey from midnight to 10 pm on Sunday

New Delhi: No passenger trains will originate from any railway station in the country from midnight to 10 pm on Sunday in view of the ..


COVID-19: Railways cancels trains as preventive measure, 10 services in state cancelled

New Delhi: As a preventive measure against the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the country, the Railways on Thursday ..


Railways starts thermal screening of passengers in running train

Thiruvananthapuram: Amid the novel coronavirus scare, the railways has started screening passengers on running trains with the help ..


Lightning inspections in trains, 661 passengers caught without tickets

Mangaluru: Railway officials conducted a lightning inspection on various trains to nab passengers travelling without tickets. 661 people ..

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Semi-high-speed railway track: Land acquisition to start soon

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala government will soon initiate steps to acquire land for the semi-high-speed rail line. The move comes after ..


Movies, videos on demand in trains from 2022: Railways

New Delhi: Passengers are in for a treat from 2022 as they will be able to enjoy uninterrupted entertainment services like movies, ..


Railways announces fare hike effective from January 1

New Delhi: On the New Year's eve, the railways announced fare hike across its network, excluding suburban trains, effective from ..


Railways: Thiruvananthapuram- Guwahati route to be privatised

New Delhi: Indian Railways will soon call a tender for 150 private trains, which was approved by Railways, in over 100 routes including ..


All railways recruits to be inducted through UPSC: Chairman

New Delhi: Two days after the Union Cabinet approved the organisational restructuring of the railways through the unification of the ..


1 sleeper coach reduced in daily trains, added in weekly trains

Kannur: Passengers will lose out on 72 extra berths when a sleeper coach is reduced from the trains commuting daily between Mangaluru ..


Dereserved coaches in 8 trains in Kerala

Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal informed MP from Kollam N K Premachandran in the Lok Sabha that dereserved coaches would be introduced ..

Railway meal

Food, tea to cost more in Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duranto trains

New Delhi: The Railway Board has decided to hike price of meals on board Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto trains, resulting in slight hike ..


Venad Express to skip Ernakulam South railway station

KOCHI: The railways are planning to change the route of Venad Express, as a result of which, it would skip the Ernakulam south railway ..

Rail Neer bottles

Railways replace 1L Rail Neer bottles in Shatabdi trains with 500 ML bottles to check wastage

New Delhi: In a bid to reduce wastage of water on board its premium Shatabdi trains, railways have decided to provide 500 ml Rail Neer ..


Railways to implement Rs 18,000 crore project to run trains at 160 kmph

New Delhi: The railways will implement a Rs 18,000-crore project to operate trains at a speed of 160 kmph on the busy Delhi-Mumbai ..

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Kozhikode-TVM Jan Shatabdi expresss cancelled, rail transport in disarray

Kozhikode: The unabated rains has affected the train services in the state. The continuous rains have led to water logging in Ernakulam ..


Railways to offer up to 25 per cent discount in some Shatabdi, Tejas trains

New Delhi: Faced with stiff competition from roadways and low-cost airlines, railways is set to offer up to 25% discounts in trains ..


Diploma in Railway Engineering; apply by August 30

Institution of Permanent Way Engineers (India), under the auspices of Ministry of Railways, Room No. 109, NCRPU Bldg., Behind Shankar ..


Fake WhatsApp messages on ending waitlisted tickets from July 1 irks passengers

Kannur: Messages circulating in social media of amendment in railway rules from July 1 are confirmed to be fake. The fake messages ..


Railways to resume all train services from Bhubaneshwar on Sunday

New Delhi:The Railways will resume all train services from Bhubaneshwar on Sunday, except two, and it has already cleared the Howrah-Chennai ..


EC notice to railways over BJP slogan on tea cups, Modi's picture on tickets

New Delhi: The Election Commission Tuesday called the railways approach towards enforcing the model code of conduct "lackadaisical" ..


National flagpoles to come up in TVM, Kochi and Kozhikode stations

Palakkad: National flagpoles measuring 100 ft in height will be instituted in 75 railway stations in the country. The flagpoles are ..

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No more cleaning staff in Railways; they are called housekeeping assistants

New Delhi: The designation of cleaning workers aka safaiwala in the railways has changed to housekeeping assistants. However, the selection ..

Rail Partner

Rail Partner app: Rail information on a single platform

Chennai: The southern railway released ‘Rail Partner’ app to facilitate passengers with all necessary information about ..


Railways to run coaches using electricity from engine

Thrissur: Railways plans to save fuel worth crores of rupees by switching to train coaches that are operated by electricity generated ..


Google launches project to preserve, digitise Indian Railways' culture

New Delhi: In a first-of-its-scale heritage mapping and digitisation project, Google and Ministry of Railways on Friday launched a ..


Railway plans to polish name of IRCTC

Thrissur: The Railways started experimenting with new names in order to replace the existing name of IRCTC or Indian Railway Catering ..


Railways to manufacture 3100 more electric engines

Kasaragod: The railways would be manufacturing 3100 more electric engines including the newly installed WAG-9 three phase advanced ..