Friday, January 21, 2022

Railways

Railways
delhi metro airport

Delhi metro increases train frequency on Airport line

DELHI Aiming to attract more commuters to its Airport Express Line, Delhi Metro has increased the frequency of trains, with the peak hour service now...

Trams not financially viable in Delhi, plan put on hold

DELHI The grand plan to have trams ply in Chandni Chowk as part of its redevelopment has been put on hold. The government realized that...

Now, book rail tickets with Vodafone’s M-pesa

DELHI Vodafone India entered into a strategic partnership with Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation's (IRCTC) Bharat BPO to allow online booking of railway tickets...

First double-decker Goa-Mumbai Shatabdi train flagged off

PANAJI Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Sunday flagged off the inaugural service of the Goa-Mumbai double-decker air-conditioned Shatabdi train, which will run thrice a week...
rail accident kanpur

Railways suspend five engineers over Kanpur disaster

DELHI: The Railways on Tuesday suspended five engineers and transferred the Divisional Rail Manager of Jhansi division following the Kanpur train disaster that left...
railway train

All budget announcements fulfilled by railways: Prabhu

MUMBAI Claiming that all budgetary announcements made in the Railway Budget this year have been fulfilled, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu listed a slew of projects...

L&T, Tatas, Afcons among 9 in fray for Colaba-Seepz Metro project

MUMBAI Ahead of the Maharashtra Assembly polls scheduled for October 15, Rs 23,136 crore Colaba-Seepz Metro project, which is the single largest infra investment in...

India experiments with bio toilets for trains

VARANASIEnsuring a environment friendly journey for passengers as many as three trains running from Varanasi Cantonment Railway Station have received bio-toilets in different coaches....

Railway schedules to be on Google Maps

MUMBAI Indian Railways schedules will now be available on Google Transit, a feature on Google Maps. In addition, the updated public transport information for eight Indian...

Govt to invest Rs 8.5 lakh crore in railways

DELHI Sharpening focus on infrastructure development to boost growth, government will invest Rs 8.5 lakh crore in Indian Railways to change the face of the...