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Railways beat Jharkhand to win 13th women’s ODI title

Rajkot, April 4 | A clinical bowling performance, coupled with half-centuries from Punam Raut and Sabbhineni Meghana, helped Mithali Raj-led Railways beat Jharkhand by...

Despite Covid, railways logs highest-ever route electrification

New Delhi, April 2 | The Indian Railways on Friday said that despite the Covid-19 pandemic, it has achieved the highest-ever figure...

Railways, Jharkhand enter women’s one-day cricket final

Rajkot, April 1 | Railways and Jharkhand on Thursday entered the final of the Women's One-Day Trophy after winning their respective semi-final matches here.Deepti...

Sr Women’s One Day cricket: Jharkhand, Railways in semis

Rajkot, March 29 | Jharkhand and the Railways entered the semi-finals of the Senior Women One Day cricket tournament here on Monday.In the quarter-final...

Railways, Karnataka among quarter-finalists in Women Senior One Day Trophy

New Delhi, March 21 | Jharkhand, Railways, Andhra, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Bengal and Odisha have qualified for the quarter-finals of the BCCI's Senior Women...

Indian Railways rolls out first prototype LHB AC 3-tier economy class...

New Delhi, March 20 | The Indian Railways has rolled out the first prototype Linke Hofmann Busch (LHB) AC three-tier economy class coach.In a...

CBI arrests North Frontier railways officer for graft

New Delhi, March 16 | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a railway official in connection with a graft case, officials said.A...

Railways extends computerisation of parcel management system

New Delhi, March 14 | Indian Railways has extended computerisation of Parcel Management System (PMS) from 84 locations to 143 locations in phase-II and...

Railways ensures 100% minimum wage payment to contract workers

New Delhi, March 12 | In a move aimed to benefit daily wager earners, the Indian Railways on Thursday said that it has ensured...

Railways to carry out techno-economic feasibility studies of 10 stations: Goyal

New Delhi, March 10 | The government on Wednesday said that the railways will be carrying out the techno-economic feasibility studies for the redevelopment...

Chinese hackers might have targeted Indian Railways infra: Recorded Future

New Delhi, March 4 | Besides 10 organisations in the Indian power sector and two ports, Chinese state-sponsored hackers might also have targeted...

Railways to start ops between Nirmali-Sanpur after 87 years

By Anand SinghNew Delhi/Patna, March 3 | Bringing glad tidings to the people of Nirmali town in Bihar's Supaul district, train services will soon...

Railways to restore 8 heritage stations in Karnataka

Bengaluru, Feb 26 | The South Western Railway (SWR) would restore 8 heritage stations in its Bengaluru division, with the...

Fares slightly higher to discourage inessential travel: Railways

New Delhi, Feb 24 | Days after the Congress accused the government of "hiking rail fares", the Indian Railways on Wednesday said that it...

Zonal railways must adopt sustainable ideas: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi, Feb 20 | Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Saturday directed all zonal railways to come up with "sustainable" ideas for reducing railway...

‘Rail roko’ had minimal impact, passed without any untoward incident: Railways

New Delhi, Feb 18 | The farmers four-hour 'rail roko' protest over the three farm laws had "minimal or negligible" impact on train operations...

Farmers block railways in Maharashtra, services unaffected

Mumbai, Feb 18 | Thousands of farmers staged rail-blockade (rail-roko) agitation in different parts of Maharashtra although train services remained largely unaffected, as...

Incident of blast at Nimtita station unfortunate: Railways

New Delhi/Kolkata, Feb 18 | The Indian Railways on Thursday described the bomb blast at West Bengal's Nimtita railway station as an "unfortunate" incident...

Pakistan Railways chugs to a halt after China waves red flag

By Ateet SharmaNew Delhi, Feb 17 | The Imran Khan government is struggling badly to keep Pakistan Railways on track after putting "all its...

Capex utilisation in DFC increased by 21%: Railways

New Delhi, Feb 15 | Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday reviewed the progress of the Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation India Ltd (DFCCIL) with...

Railways freight revenue surges to Rs 98K cr

New Delhi, Feb 13 | For the first time post the Covid-19 pandemic, the cumulative freight revenue of Indian Railways has surged past last...

Railways to replace Agartala Rajdhani with Tejas rakes

New Delhi, Feb 12 | With a focus on improving passenger comfort, the Indian Railways Railways has decided to replace the existing rakes of...

‘Meri Saheli’ initiative of Railways implemented in all zones: Goyal

New Delhi, Feb 10 | With a focus on women safety, the Indian Railways has spread the 'Meri Saheli' initiative in all its zones,...

Port Trusts, Railways, Posts out of purview of new PSE policy

New Delhi, Feb 9 | Major Port Trusts, the Airports Authority of India, the Indian Railways and Posts along with regulatory bodies and companies...

Railways refutes Trinamool’s charge of ignoring WB in budget

New Delhi, Feb 6 | The Railways on Saturday refuted the claims of the Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha member Derek O'Brien that West Bengal...

Indian Railways plans to improve its operating ratio soon

By Anand SinghNew Delhi, Feb 5 | The Indian Railways, which saw suspension of its passenger, mail and express trains for the first time...

Railways to be catalyst of change for Aatmanirbhar Bharat: Goyal

New Delhi, Feb 4 | Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said that the 2021 Budget has focussed on infrastructure projects in Indian Railways...

Indian Railways set to complete 56 key projects by March 2022

New Delhi, Feb 4 | To strengthen rail infrastructure and make its network future ready, Indian Railways has identified 56 projects all across the...

Railways spent Rs 1,646.94 cr in 2020-21 for maintenance of stations:...

New Delhi, Feb 3 | The government on Wednesday informed the Rajya Sabha that the Railways has spent Rs 1,646.94 crore for the maintenance...

With highest ever plan capex, railways budget transformational: CEO

New Delhi, Feb 1 | With railways getting the highest-ever total plan capex at Rs 2.15 lakh crore, Railway Board Chairman and CEO Suneet...

Railways approved 115 mail, express trains in Jan

New Delhi, Jan 25 | In the month of January, the Indian Railways approved to operate 115 more express and mail trains, taking the...

Odisha seeks Rs 7,200 cr for railways in Union Budget 2021-22

Bhubaneswar, Jan 18 | The Odisha government on Monday demanded Rs 7,200 crore in the railway sector and Rs 5,650 crore in the telecom...

Railways allows e-catering facility at selected stations

New Delhi, Jan 15 | The Indian Railways on Friday allowed e-catering services to resume at selected railway stations.In a statement, the Railway Mnistry...

Railways kept Khadi going with Rs 49-cr order during lockdown

By Anand SinghNew Delhi, Jan 15 | Even as the coronavirus pandemic halted most of the mail, express and passenger trains from operating across...

Goyal launches new Railways freight portal

New Delhi, Jan 5 | Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday launched the Indian Railways freight business development portal and said that...

Railways registers record freight load, earnings in Dec’20

New Delhi, Jan 2 | Earnings and freight load continued to maintain a high momentum for the Railways in December 2020, registering an increase...

In 2020, railways proved to be lifeline of the country

By Anand SinghNew Delhi, Dec 25 | The year 2020 proved that Indian Railways is the lifeline of the country as the national transporter...

Railways to enhance user personalisation of e-ticketing site: Goyal

New Delhi, Dec 25 | Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said on Friday that the national transporter is working to enhance user personalisation and...

Make railways parcel services more customer-friendly: Goyal

New Delhi, Dec 22 | Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday emphasised making parcel services more customer-friendly as he directed officials to increase the...

Railways in talks with govt for transportation of Covid vaccine

New Delhi, Dec 21 | Even as the trials of several Covid vaccines are in progress, the Indian Railways is in talks with the...

Increasing capacity to make trains available on demand: Railways

New Delhi, Dec 19 | Ministry of Railways on Saturday announced that it has been working in the direction to increase the capacity to...

Railways operating 1,089 mail, express trains as compared to 1,768 trains...

New Delhi, Dec 18 | The railways is operating 1,089 mail and express trains as compared to 1,768 trains which used to run before...

Policy of reserved tickets on express trains to stay for now:...

New Delhi, Dec 13 | The Indian Railways on Sunday refuted claims about issuance of unreserved tickets, saying that there has been no change...

New Railways cricketers’ body is for welfare of players: Secretary

By Qaiser Mohammad AliNew Delhi, Dec 11 | The newly formed Indian Railways Cricketers' Association (IRCA) -- the first of its kind in...

Why Indian Railways won’t accept a cricketers’ association

By Qaiser Mohammad AliNew Delhi, Dec 8 | When the Supreme Court on Wednesday hears a bunch of interlocutory applications in the Indian cricket...

Indian Railways cricketers form association, want to attend BCCI AGM

B0y Qaiser Mohammad AliNew Delhi, Dec 7 | Some former Indian Railways cricketers on Monday announced that they have formed an association -- probbaly...

Railways to ferry 100 tonnes of tomato from K’taka to Bihar

Bengaluru, Dec 5 | In an effort to maximise freight earnings in Covid times, the South Western Railway (SWR) would soon ferry 100 tonnes...

Railways to resume suburban train services in B’luru region

Bengaluru, Dec 4 | In a relief to commuters in and around Bengaluru, the South Western Railway (SWR) would resume suburban train services from...

Railways helpline helps detect 14 illegal Rohingyas

New Delhi, Nov 25 | The Railways' helpline No. 182 proved handy as it helped detect 14 illegal Rohingya entrants to India from Bangladesh,...

Railways gets 120 applications for passenger train operation

New Delhi, Nov 19 | Indian Railways has completed the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) evaluations for PPP in passenger train operation project and out...

Business

Manufacturing slump contracts industrial output by 3.6% in Feb (Lead)

New Delhi, April 13 | A sharp fall in manufacturing and mining activities led to a slump in India's industrial output in February.Data released...