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 2017-11-18 01:58 

New Indian Express

[ Andhra Pradesh ]

RTC to sell bus tickets for Tirumala on trains... +

Railways allows sale of bus tickets on Train No 12733 now. Later, it may be allowed on all Tirupati-bound trains...

 2017-11-17 21:53 

Daily Times

CM Murad blames Railways Ministry for delay in KCR... +

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the Ministry of Railways was creating hurdles in the revival of the Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) project. In a meeting to discuss preparation for upcoming meeting on the China-Pakistan Econ...

 2017-11-17 17:49 

NDTV

Will Stop Your Salary: Court To Officials After Bridge Construction Delay... +

The Bombay High Court today threatened to halt the disbursement of salaries of the staff concerned of the BMC and the Central Railways over their failure to construct a new foot overbridge (FOB) in......

 2017-11-17 16:07 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Bombay HC threatens to halt salaries of staff over non-construction of bridge... +

Earlier, the railways had submitted that it was not feasible to construct a new bridge at the proposed spot because a water pipeline ran very close to it....

 2017-11-17 15:46 

Hindustan Times

CR commuters' wait for new trains in Mumbai to get longer... +

Reason: the zonal railway plans to exchange four new trains with western railways (WR) and get same number of older trains...

 2017-11-17 13:17 

Hindustan Times

As murdered cattle trader Umar Mohammed is buried, his son is born... +

Cattle trader Umar Mohammeds body was found on the railways tracks in Alwar last week. His family has claimed that cow vigilantes murdered him....

 2017-11-17 12:24 

The Daily Mail

Images show Zimbabwe when it was Africa's bread basket... +

Pictures from the late 1890s and early 1900s show farms, mines and railways being constructed in the southern African nation, when it was known as Rhodesia....

 2017-11-17 10:43 

Interfax

Russian Railways registers growth in passenger traffic between Russia, Tajikistan in 2017... +
 2017-11-17 09:08 

Press Trust of India

Railways modifies its order in Utkal Express derailment... +

(Eds: Recasting overnight story)New Delhi, Nov 17 (PTI) The Railways modified its orderof removing 12 trackmen over derailment of the Utkal Expressat Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh on August 19.A directive by the railway administration said yesterday11 of the ...

 2017-11-17 07:42 

Interfax

Russian Railways to sell stake in TGK-14 in 2018, expects responses from buyers by Dec... +
 2017-11-17 07:31 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Railways to report to UNESCO over Darjeeling heritage railway losses... +

The team of UNESCO officials, who were forced to flee Darjeeling district of West Bengal soon after the commencement of 104-day-long Gorkhaland agitation on June 8, will return to the hills....

 2017-11-17 07:12 

IANS

Railways modify order on Utkal Express derailment... +

The Railways on Friday said that it has modified its earlier order of removing 12 employees from services over the derailment of the Kalinga Utkal Express in Uttar Pradesh on August 19....

 2017-11-17 05:28 

Business Standard

Japan railways issues apology for running a train 20 seconds early... +

The Tsukuba Express train linking Tokyo and the capital's northern suburbs pulled out of Minami Nagareyama Station at 9:44:20 instead of 9:44:40....

 2017-11-17 05:00 

Herald Scotland

Video: Strike "on the agenda" after hundreds of Scotrail staff are asked to quit Scotland's railways... +

A UNION has warned that strike action is on the agenda in a row over a call to quit to hundreds of staff at Scotland's largest train operator....

 2017-11-17 03:37 

The Quint

Phogats on Top! Vinesh, Ritu Bag Gold at Wrestling Nationals... +

Punjab's Harpreet Singh defeated Amarnath Yadav of Railways to win the gold medal in 82kg Greco-Roman category....

 2017-11-16 21:48 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Metro Pacific infra spending to hit P820B... +

SYDNEY---The Metro Pacific infrastructure group intends to spend up to P820 billion for vital projects such as toll roads, healthcare, railways, water and energy infrastructure in the next five years.For next year alone, group-wide capital outlays are see...

 2017-11-16 21:44 

Ecns.cn

TV, beer and railways -- bringing Laos and China together... +

Speaking Chinese will open up new opportunities for me. With many Lao people keen to learn Chinese, when I go back home after graduation next year, I will teach Chinese language, culture and politics, said Tala, from Vientiane, Laos....

 2017-11-16 17:13 

Hindustan Times

After Elphinstone Road stampede, railways put FoB work in Mumbai on fast track... +

The projects can be expedited as the railways have moved FOBs from passenger amenities to the category of mandatory safety items....

 2017-11-16 11:34 

Sky News

Rail apology after train leaves 20 seconds early... +

A Japanese rail firm has apologised after an intercity service left a station 20 seconds earlier than scheduled....

 2017-11-16 11:15 

Business Standard

Cabinet clears Indian Railways' plan to seek dividend waiver for 2016-17... +

The railway ministry can now move a resolution in both Houses of Parliament adopting the Railway Convention Committee's recommendations for a waiver on dividend for 2016-17...

 2017-11-15 22:36 

Press Trust of India

Railways modifies its order in Utkal Express derailment... +

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The Railways today modified itsorder of removing 12 trackmen over derailment of the UtkalExpress at Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh on August 19.A directive by the railway administration today said 11of the 12 employees have been suspend...

 2017-11-15 21:24 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Record 250 trains rushed coal to power plants on Tuesday... +

NEW DELHI: Amid a scramble for coal, the railways and Coal India Ltd have jointly set a record by mobilising and loading 250 freight trains in a day to rush fuel to power stations....

 2017-11-15 18:56 

Business Standard

Railways to pay for bridge collapse accidents... +

The dept inquiry conducted by the Railways revealed that the bridge had collapsed due to corrosion of the connecting cross girders...

 2017-11-15 16:01 

Business Standard

Rake diversion triggered shutdown of NTPC Simhadri unit: MCL... +

MCL has been regularly offering coal as per programme of NTPC Simhadari to South East Central Railway as well as East Coast Railways...

 2017-11-15 15:51 

Ecns.cn

Pricing reform aims for market system... +

The National Development and Reform Commission, the top economic planner, has decided to further deepen pricing reform in monopolized industries, such as electricity, natural gas and railways, as the central government looks to perfect its market-oriented...

 2017-11-15 15:19 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Estonian Railways freight flows increase 10.4 percent on year in October... +

Cargo transported on the infrastructure of the Estonian state-owned railway infrastructure company Estonian Railways (EVR) in October totaled one million tons, 10.4 percent more than during the same month last year....

 2017-11-15 15:08 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Now onus on states to ensure land transfer for rail projects... +

With nearly 500 projects worth Rs 4 lakh crore delayed, the railways has decided that no new project will be taken up from now on until states give written commitments regarding transfer of land....

 2017-11-15 14:59 

Business Standard

Close monitoring by Railways, CIL bring record growth in coal offtake... +

The growth in coal dispatch to the power sector in Aug, Sept and Oct of the current fiscal has been 20%, 21% and 18%, respectively, as compared to the same period in previous fiscal...

 2017-11-15 13:34 

The Daily Mirror

Samaritans urge commuters to talk at train stations to prevent railway suicides as woman shares her heart-wrenching story - Mirror Online... +

Almost 300 people died in suicide incidents on Britain's railways in 2016/17, according to Office of Rail and Road figures...

 2017-11-15 11:19 

RT.com

Russian Railways passenger trains start bypassing Ukraine... +
 2017-11-15 08:32 

Press Trust of India

Smoggy spell continues in city, 7 trains cancelled... +

New Delhi, Nov 15 (PTI) Smoggy conditions continued toprevail in the national capital today morning, leading tocancellation of seven trains and rescheduling of nine.According to Railways, 26 trains have been delayed, ninerescheduled and seven cancelled.An...

 2017-11-15 06:58 

Yonhap News

Accessibility of PyeongChang 2018 will improve with new bullet trains: organizers... +

The organizers of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games said Wednesday that competition venues will become even more accessible once new railways for bullet trains officially open next month....

 2017-11-15 06:42 

Philippine Star

Ex-PNR execs face raps over railroad ties made of wrong wood... +
 2017-11-15 05:41 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Injuries reported in Singapore transit train collision... +

A Singapore mass transit train collided early on Wednesday with another at a station, injuring 25 people, authorities said, the latest incident involving the city-state's railways....

 2017-11-15 05:28 

Manila Bulletin

Former PNR officials charged with graft... +

Former officials of the Philippine National Railways (PNR) have been slapped with two graft charges before the Sandiganbayan Seventh Division in relation to the anomalous purchase of wood bridge ties, joint ties, and switch ties back on March 7, 2013....

 2017-11-15 05:00 

Herald Scotland

Video: Sack Abellio ScotRail call as hundreds of staff are asked to quit Scotland's railways... +

HUNDREDS of ScotRail staff have been asked to consider quitting in a cost-cutting move condemned by one union as creating a "climate of fear" amongst the workforce....

 2017-11-15 04:28 

Reuters

[ World ]

Injuries reported in Singapore transit train collision... +

A Singapore mass transit train collided early on Wednesday with another at a station, injuring 25 people, authorities said, the latest incident involving the city-state's railways....

 2017-11-15 03:11 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Southern Railways to install efficient LED lights at 121 stations... +

To reduce power consumption at railway stations, Southern Railway (SR) has decided to replace the conventional lights and fans with energy-efficient LED lights and fans at 121 stations in six division...

 2017-11-14 19:24 

NDTV

2 Arrested In Alwar Killing, Cattle Smuggling Case Against Umar Khan... +

Two persons were arrested for allegedly killing 35-year-old Umar Khan who was found dead near railways tracks in the Ramgarh area of Alwar district, police said today....

 2017-11-14 14:01 

NDTV

On Need For Bullet Train In India, Piyush Goyal's 884-Word Reply On Quora... +

Railways Minister Piyush Goyal yesterday defended the Centre's decision to launch the bullet train project in India while responding to a query, "Does India actually need a bullet train?", on Quora, a......

 2017-11-14 09:47 

MehrNews.com

Tehran, Berlin trade turnover hits 2.8bn... +

TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) Head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways Saeed Mohammadzadeh said volume of trade turnover between Iran and Germany had grown to 2.9 billion euros....

 2017-11-14 08:17 

The Independent

Snowdonia's transformation from sleepy national park to adrenaline junkies' paradise... +

Once upon a time, sleepy Snowdonia lured visitors with hill walking, slate mine tours and steam railways....

 2017-11-14 08:17 

Business Standard

Railways to speed up electrification pace via EPC route... +

Taking EPC route will help railways reduce electrification costs, which is currently in the range of Rs 1-2 crore per kilometre...

 2017-11-13 21:46 

The Telegraph - Calcutta

Buildings in Metro way to go... +

Seven buildings that stand in the way of the New Garia-Airport Metro line at Mahisbathan in Salt Lake are to be demolished without the railways having to provide land elsewhere to the owners....

 2017-11-13 21:46 

The Telegraph - Calcutta

Plea to clear rail platforms... +

The railways has written to the state government seeking help to evict hawkers from stations along the Sealdah North and South suburban lines. Encroachment on platforms is preventing the railways from raising their height to match that of train footboards...

 2017-11-13 19:29 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Railways using Isro tech to avoid accidents at unmanned crossings... +

Explaining the functioning, Tapan Misra, director of Ahmedabad-based Space Applications Centre said, A hooter will be activated as soon as it gets signal from the IC chip installed on a train when its engine is at a distance of 500 metres to 4 km from th...

 2017-11-13 18:59 

Hindustan Times

How long will action against hawkers, encroachment last in Mumbai?... +

Following the tragic stampede at the Elphinstone Road stations foot overbridge (FOB), in which 23 people died, the Railways has started removing hawkers who disrupt the......

 2017-11-13 14:09 

Business Standard

Railways to introduce GPS-based fog safety devices in trains during winter... +

Over 900 of these GPS devices have been given to the Delhi zone...

 2017-11-13 10:34 

IANS

Railways to use GPS-enabled fog safety devices... +

In a bid to ensure timely running of trains during winter, the Railways has planned to use GPS-enabled fog safety devices in the trains to alert the loco pilot about approaching signals....

 2017-11-13 04:29 

Business Standard

Delhi smog hits railways: 69 trains delayed, 22 rescheduled, 8 cancelled... +

According to Delhi International Airport Limited, no flights were delayed or cancelled...

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