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Railways serving food unfit for humans: CAG report

DELHI: A Comptroller and Auditor General audit report on the catering services in the Indian Railways, to be tabled in Parliament on Friday, has...
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IRCON to construct 140-km rail track in Chhattisgarh

KOLKATA: IRCON, an arm of the Indian Railways, will construct a 140-km long railway line between Jagdalpur and Rawghat in Chhattisgarh at an estimated...

Need to catch up with changing railway technology: Prabhu

DELHI: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday described tracks as the backbone of Indian Railways and said it is necessary to catch up with...
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Railways to procure coaches that detect fractures

DELHI: The railways will soon roll out self-propelled coaches that can detect rail fractures through ultrasonic technology, the government has told the Parliament. The vehicles...

Nearly 53% rail accidents due to derailments: Govt

DELHI: The government said that of a total of 586 rail accidents in last five years, nearly 53 per cent were due to derailments. Quoting...

Coimbatore to get Metro Rail

CHENNAI: Metro Rail project will be implemented in Coimbatore and a detailed feasibility and project report will be prepared by the Chennai Metro Rail...

Karnataka mulls railway track to Bengaluru airport

BENGALURU: The state government will engage Rail India Technical and Economic Service (RITES) for a feasibility study towards building a dedicated railway track to...

Railways to offer options on senior citizen fare concession

DELHI: Now senior citizens will have the option to avail either the full concession provided to them on rail tickets or half of it. The...
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Railways reports over 10% revenue growth in Q1

DELHI: The Indian Railways posted revenue growth of more than 10% in the first quarter, aided by its dynamic fare system for premium trains. Robust...

Exemption on service charge on train tickets till September

DELHI: Train passengers will continue to get benefits of a service charge exemption on tickets booked online till September. The government had waived service charges...