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Trains running normally with prescribed Covid norms: SCR GM

Secunderabad, April 9 | The South Central Railway (SCR) authorities on Friday clarified that train movements are taking place in an orderly manner...

Special trains in K’tak as bus strike causes disruptions

Bengaluru, April 8 | The South Western Railway (SWR) would operate special trains in Karnataka from April 9-14 to enable people to travel in...

Taapsee Pannu trains in open ground amidst lockdown

Mumbai, April 7 | Taapsee Pannu won't let lockdown play spoilsport when it comes to her training regime. On Wednesday, the actress posted...

32 killed as 2 trains collide in southern Egypt

Cairo, March 26 | At least 32 people were killed and 66 others wounded in Egypt's southern province of Sohag when two trains collided...

Italian rail operator plans ‘Covid-free’ trains

Rome, March 12 | Italy's main rail operator announced plans to start operating "Covid-free" trains to some of its main destinations starting next month.On...

Vijayawada division achieves highest goods trains interchange

Vijayawada, March 1 | The South Central Railway (SCR) zone's Vijayawada division achieved the rare feat of highest ever interchange of goods trains on...

Nigeria trains healthcare workers in Covid-19 vaccination

Lagos, Feb 27 | Health authorities in Nigeria have rolled out a national training program for healthcare workers who will be involved in the...

25 trains regulated in NR zone in view of farmers ‘rail...

New Delhi, Feb 18 | At least 25 trains were regulated in the wake of the farm unions' four-hour 'rail roko' demonstration on Thursday,...

Speed of 488 trains across India increased: Goyal

New Delhi, Feb 10 | Indian Railways has upgraded the speed of 488 trains across its various zones, Parliament was told on Wednesday.In a...

IRCTC to run 4 pilgrim special trains

Gandhinagar, Feb 6 | The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), a subsidiary of the Indian Railways, will be running four pilgrim...

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...

PM flags off 8 trains to Statue of Unity in Gujarat...

New Delhi, Jan 17 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday flagged off eight trains connecting major destinations in various...

PM flags off 8 trains to Statue of Unity in Gujarat

New Delhi, Jan 17 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday flagged off eight trains connecting major destinations in various states of the country...

SCR schedules 33 Sankranti festival special trains

Secunderabad, Jan 8 | Considering the Sankranti festival rush, the South Central Railway (SCR) zone will run more than 30 special trains to ferry...

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...

PMK cadres stone trains, block roads near Chennai

Chennai, Dec 1 | The cadres of PMK, an ally of Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK, on Tuesday stoned trains and blocked roads in Chennai's...

Operating 50% of pre-Covid time mail, express trains: Rly Chairman

New Delhi, Dec 1 | The Indian Railways is currently operating over 900 mail and express trains as compared to 1,800 trains which used...

Nivar effect: Two long distance trains diverted

Secunderabad, Nov 27 | Two long distance trains, Thiruvananthapuram - Korba and Ahmedabad - Chennai, have been diverted due to the effects of the...

Supplies restored with resumption of trains in Punjab

Chandigarh, Nov 24 | With supplies of essential commodities finally being restored with the resumption of goods train services in Punjab on Tuesday after...

Amarinder: Lone union not allowing trains harms farmers’ interests

Chandigarh, Nov 23 | Expressing serious concern over the decision of one farmer union not to allow passenger trains to ply till the Centre...

9 companies clear RFQ for Secunderabad cluster to run trains

Secunderabad, Nov 20 | Nine private companies have cleared the first stage, Request for Qualification (RFQ), of Indian Railways two-stage competitive bidding procedure in...

South Central Railway zone adds four more special trains

Secunderabad, Nov 16 | The South Central Railway (SCR) zone added four additional special trains between Bidar, Yeshvantpur and Latur to facilitate the journeys...

Piyush Goyal urges Punjab govt to get rail tracks cleared for...

New Delhi, Nov 5 | Union Railways and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday once again urged the Punjab government led by Captain Amarinder...

Decision to resume local trains to be taken on Nov 5:...

Kolkata, Nov 2 | The West Bengal government and senior officials from both the Eastern Railway (ER) and South Eastern Railway (SER) on Monday...

Punjab CM writes to Nadda over suspension of goods trains

Chandigarh, Nov 1 | Expressing concern over the continued suspension of goods trains even after easing of the blockade by farmers, Punjab Chief Minister...

Railways mulling idea to convert passenger trains to express

New Delhi, Oct 29 | The Indian Railways is mulling idea of converting several passenger trains into express trains to provide better services to...

Railways ready to open suburban trains for all commuters

Mumbai, Oct 29 | While responding positively to the Maharashtra Government's proposal to open up the suburban railways for all commuters, the Central...

Maha wants to throw open Mumbai suburban trains for all

Mumbai, Oct. Oct 28 | As the Covid-19 situation in Maharashtra appears to be coming under control, the state government on Wednesday mooted throwing...

Railways ready to run trains if Punjab assures safety: Goyal

New Delhi, Oct 26 | Amid the indefinite Kisan Rail Roko agitation in several parts of Punjab disrupting train services, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal...

Restore movement of goods trains, Amarinder to Railways Minister

Chandigarh, Oct 26 | Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday sought personal intervention of Railways Minister Piyush Goyal for restoration of freight movement,...

1,310 festival special trains to originate, terminate in SCR zone

Secunderabad, Oct 23 | As many as 1,310 special trains will originate and terminate in the South Central Railway (SCR) zone during the festivals...

CM Amarinder praises farmers for lifting blockade on goods trains

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday welcomed the farmer unions' decision to allow movement of goods trains, saying it...

Protesting farmers in Punjab allow only goods trains to ply

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | Heeding to the appeal of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, 30 protesting farmers' organisations in Punjab on Wednesday decided to allow...

Railways to run more special trains from Karnataka

Bengaluru, Oct 20 | The Railways would operate more special trains from Bengaluru and other cities in Karnataka to Chennai, Hyderabad, Howrah and other...

Maha permits women to commute in trains, railways say ‘wait’

Mumbai, Oct 16 | In a major 'Unlock' initiative, the Maharashtra government on Friday announced it has allowed all women to commute by local...

Railways to run 22 festival trains to and from Karnataka

Bengaluru, Oct 15 | The South Western Railway (SWR) zone would operate 22 special trains to and from Karnataka from October 23-27 to ferry...

196 pairs of special trains to run to clear festival rush

New Delhi, Oct 13 | The Indian Railways on Tuesday said that it will operate 196 pairs of special trains from October 20 to...

Railway approves operation of 39 additional trains

New Delhi, Oct 7 | In a relief to passengers planning to travel in the coming days, the Indian Railways on Wednesday said that...

South Central Railway runs special trains for UPSC candidates

Vijayawada, Sep 29 | The South Central Railway (SCR) zone's Vijayawada division will operate two special trains between Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam to facilitate civil...

Trains suspended in Punjab as farmer agitation begins

Chandigarh, Sep 24 | Several trains were suspended on Thursday as farmers began a three-day 'rail roko' campaign against the Farm Bills passed...

Fresh tenders issued for manufacturing of Vande Bharat trains

New Delhi, Sep 21 | Almost a month after cancelling the tender for manufacturing 44 Vande Bharat train sets, the Indian Railways on Monday...

94 new Covid cases in Agra as 14 special trains resume...

Agra, Sep 12 | Agra district authorities are fully geared up to put the city back on normal tracks even as the Covid-19...

3 special trains to run from Odisha for migrant workers rejoining...

Bhubaneswar, Sep 9 | Three pairs of special trains will start running from September 12 to facilitate the migrant workers from Odisha to join...

South Western Railway to run additional trains from Sept 12

Bengaluru, Sep 5 | The South Western Railway (SWR) railway zone will operate seven additional special pairs of trains from September 12, an official...

Railways to operate 80 more trains from Sept 12: CEO

New Delhi, Sep 5 | Besides the 230 trains operating as of now, the Indian Railways has decided to operate 80 more trains from...

Southern Railway to run 13 trains intra-TN from Sept 7

Chennai, Sep 5 | Southern Railway will operate 13 intra-state special trains in Tamil Nadu from September 7 with passengers requested to be...

Rlys to run special trains for NEET, JEE, NDA exam candidates...

New Delhi, Sep 1 | The Indian Railways has decided to run 20 pairs of special trains from September 2 to 15 for the...

‘Disclosure of prices reason for scrapping Vande Bharat trains tender’

New Delhi, Aug 23 | Two days after the Indian Railways cancelled its global tender for manufacturing 44 sets of semi-high speed Vande Bharat...

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Strong bounce back witnessed for toll road assets: ICRA

New Delhi, April 10 | India's toll roads are likely to witness a 14-15 per cent growth in collections in FY22, ratings agency ICRA...