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 2018-11-16 15:11 

NY Post

Commuters still pissed after NYC 'dropped the ball' during snowstorm...

New Yorkers woke up from a nightmare of a snowstorm to much calmer conditions Friday — save for some rain, slushy sidewalks and lingering frustrations. Roadways and railways were soggy, but clear following the travel mess commuters endured the night...

 2018-11-16 14:07 

Washington Post

Rough roads, railways and runways for NYC after snowstorm hits...

Winter storm hit NYC by surprise, creating traffic and travel nightmare...

 2018-11-16 09:39 

The Financial Express

Focus on safety! Indian Railways looks to double track related work from next financial year...

Ashwani Lohani, Chairman of the Railway Board was quoted saying that Indian Railways is looking to step up electrification and track-related work to improve passenger safety and seeks to implement other cultural reforms for the network....

 2018-11-16 09:34 

The Financial Express

Call drop menace on Indian Railways network: New TRAI report shows all telcos except Reliance Jio fail test!...

The network drive tests were conducted by TRAI on different highways and routes of Indian Railways. Except Reliance Jio, all telecom operators failed to meet the call drop benchmark, on one or the other route....

 2018-11-16 07:17 

The Financial Express

Mobile phone connections for Indian Railways staff: Reliance Jio not yet awarded contract; here's why...

RailTel, the telecom arm of the national transporter, floated the tender which was opened on October 18, but has not yet been awarded. Apart from Reliance Jio, other bidders are Vodafone-Idea, Airtel and state-owned BSNL....

 2018-11-15 20:10 

The Hindu

Railways scale up arrangements for Ayyappa devotees...

Elaborate arrangements have been chalked out by the Thiruvananthapuram Railway Division for Ayyappa devotees arriving on trains for the Mandalam- Makaravilakku pilgrim season in Sabarimala. Additional...

 2018-11-15 17:04 

Hindustan Times

Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Jackson, Jadeja star in Saurashtra's win over Railways...

Jackson's 55-ball 54, which had eight fours and two sixes proved to be the difference among the two sides....

 2018-11-15 16:41 

Hindustan Times

Next financial year, Railways to double track related work...

As part of its efforts to improve passenger safety and punctuality, the Indian Railways is looking to double its efforts to carry out electrification and track related work for the next financial year....

 2018-11-15 16:25 

IANS

Ranji Roundup: Jadeja show helps Saurashtra beat Railways...

Rajkot, Nov 15: India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja helped Saurashtra beat the Railways on the final day of Round 2 of the Ranji Trophy at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Thursday....

 2018-11-15 13:47 

The Financial Express

Pathetic! Lakhs of towels, bedsheets missing from Indian Railways AC coaches; affluent passengers to blame?...

According to an official who was quoted in the report, in the face of these rampant thefts, Indian Railways has decided that face towels which are given to passengers travelling in air-conditioned coaches will be replaced with napkins....

 2018-11-15 12:32 

The Financial Express

Poor patronage compels Indian Railways to remove flexi-fare in some trains from March 2019...

Starting from March 15, 2019, Indian Railways will discontinue flexi fare in some trains due to poor patronage. This will be done on an experimental basis for six months on primary trains like Howrah, Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express....

 2018-11-15 12:31 

South China Morning Post

Chinese private investment in belt and road projects may be losing steam...

Chinese private firms are less enthusiastic about investing in the country's vast trade and infrastructure strategy and Beijing is becoming more wary of throwing money at the project as it comes under pressure from the trade war and falling forex rese...

 2018-11-15 11:05 

The Financial Express

Make in India boost: Indian Railways, PSUs place orders worth over Rs 8,000 crore with domestic steelmakers...

The Ministry of Steel had promulgated a policy, in a bid to give preference to domestically manufactured iron and steel products (DMI&SP). The policy was notified last year on May 8....

 2018-11-15 08:55 

The Financial Express

'Dedicated Convoy Movement': How Indian Railways is preparing slots for smooth movement of freight trains...

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has been following up on the Freight Convoy Initiative for improving mobility of rakes required for coal loading and other commodities. Zonal railways directed to have separate blocks for freight trains....

 2018-11-15 06:15 

The Financial Express

Indian Railways to install 100-ft tricolours at 75 busiest stations by year end...

The Railway Board, the apex body of the national transporter, issued the order to this effect on October 22, which has been forwarded to all the zonal railways. As per the order, the authorities concerned have been asked to complete the flag installation ...

 2018-11-15 04:54 

Daily Nation

Railways retirees in long wait for fortune change...

Majority cannot afford medication or food as pension earnings remain low and irregular....

 2018-11-15 04:45 

Hindustan Times

First Ramayana Express flagged off, passengers seek blessings from 'Ram-Sita'...

The 'Ramayana circuit', covering locations associated with the Hindu epic, is turning into a new mode of revenue for the Indian Railways. The first Ramanya Express was flagged off from Delhi's Safdarjung railway station on November 14....

 2018-11-14 15:41 

NDTV

New Train Coaches From India To Reach Sri Lanka In A Week...

The Indian Railways will export the first state-of-the-art swanky and modern Diesel Multiple Units (DEMU) train rake to Sri Lanka in a week, rail officials said on Wednesday....

 2018-11-14 12:38 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Court extends bail of Saad Rafique, brother till November 26...

The Lahore High Court on Wednesday extended the interim bail of former railways minister Khawaja Saad Rafique and his brother Khawaja Salman Rafique in the Paragon...

 2018-11-14 10:07 

The Financial Express

Shri Ramayana Express flagged off today! Check fare, route and other details of Indian Railways new train...

Indian Railways introduced the Shri Ramayana Express train to cover many important iconic destinations across the nation that are associated with the life of Lord Shri Ram in an inclusive tour package. The package, which will be of 16 days will spread acr...

 2018-11-14 07:25 

Yonhap News

Lawmaker calls for inter-Korean rail reconnection, lifting of sanctions...

A ruling party lawmaker on Wednesday stressed the need to proactively push for the reconnection of inter-Korean railways and called for the lifting of sanctions against North Korea to expedite the project....

 2018-11-14 06:24 

The Financial Express

Soon, you can stream videos while waiting for your train! Around 5000 Indian Railways' stations to get Wi-Fi...

In the next couple of months, around 5,000 railway stations across the country will be Wi-Fi enabled. The announcement has been made by Ashwani Lohani, Chairman of the Railway Board, through video conferencing at a workshop, organized at the National Acad...

 2018-11-14 00:47 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Railways do away with flexi fare in some trains from March 2019...

'Those who feted womens' entry into Shani Shingnapur shrine now against their entry to Sabarimala'...

 2018-11-13 20:40 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran-Pak railway link imperative for bilateral ties: Pak minister...

Islamabad, Nov 13, IRNA - Pakistan Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad has said that railway link between Iran and Pakistan through Quetta-Taftan section is imperative for bilateral ties....

 2018-11-13 20:28 

The Hindu

Child help desk at railway station gets new office...

Mayor Thottathil Raveendran will open the office of the Child Help Desk of Railways on the second platform of Kozhikode railway station on Wednesday on the occasion of Children's Day. Help desk coordi...

 2018-11-13 19:30 

Oneindia

All you need to know about Railways' Shri Ramayana Express launching today...

New Delhi, Jul 10: The Indian Railways on Wednesday will launch a special train 'Shri Ramayana Express' for pilgrimage at the places related to famous Hindu epic Ramayana - a journey that will start from a visit to Ayodhya, the birthplace of Hindu...

 2018-11-13 17:31 

Korea Herald

Lawmaker calls for inter-Korean rail reconnection, lifting of sanctions...

A ruling party lawmaker on Wednesday stressed the need to proactively push for the reconnection of inter-Korean railways...

 2018-11-13 17:18 

WSHU

China's Building Spree In Poor Nations: Does It Really Help The Local Economy?...
 2018-11-13 17:12 

The Quint

Jadeja Smashes Century as Saurashtra Take Lead Against Railways...

Ravindra Jadeja's unbeaten 178 helped Saurashtra take first innings lead against Railways on Tuesday....

 2018-11-13 17:02 

FARS News Agency

Pakistan after Railway Link with Iran...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Pakistani Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad called for constructing a railway link between Iran and Pakistan through the Quetta-Taftan section as an imperative for expanding bilateral ties....

 2018-11-13 15:54 

Hindustan Times

Ranji Trophy 2018:Ravindra Jadeja hits ton as Saurashtra take lead against Railways...

Ravindra Jadeja's unbeaten 178 helped Saurashtra to take first innings lead versus Railways on the second day of their Ranji Elite Group A match....

 2018-11-13 14:16 

MehrNews.com

Iran, Pakistan call for implementation of ECO Train...

TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (MNA) In a meeting between Pakistan's Minister of Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad and Iranian ambassador to Islamabad Mehdi Honardoust, the two sides highlighted the importance of operationalizing Istanbul-Tehran-Islamabad Cargo train, a...

 2018-11-13 14:08 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Railways do away with flexi fare in some trains from March 2019...

India News: The railways ministry has decided to rationalise the flexi fare scheme in these trains with effect from March 15, 2019 on an experimental basis, the o...

 2018-11-13 13:48 

NDTV

Railways Asks 75 Stations To Install 100-Feet Tall National Flags...

The Indian Railways has decided to install at least 100-feet tall national flags on the premises of 75 of the busiest stations in the country, including seven in Mumbai, by the end of this year....

 2018-11-13 12:36 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Pak-Iran to mutually resolve Railway issues: Rasheed...

Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad says Quetta-Taftan section and its up-gradation are imperative for Pak-Iran relations. READ MORE: Ibrahimovic beats Rooney,...

 2018-11-13 12:04 

The Hindu

CCI finds Indian Railways abusing dominance while levying online booking charges...

The CCI acted on the information provided by two people who alleged that railway tickets booked online are rounded off to the higher multiple of 5....

 2018-11-13 09:51 

NewsBytes

Indian Railways: How to transfer train ticket to blood relations...

For facilitating last-minute change in plans of the passengers, the Indian Railways offers the option of transferring passenger ticket to one of their blood relations. As long as the passenger fulfils the official requirements within the stipulated deadli...

 2018-11-13 07:59 

The Financial Express

India keen to manufacture "world's cheapest" bullet train coaches with Japan's help...

Even as the Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed rail project races to meet the 2022 deadline for India's first bullet train project, Indian Railways is proposing to 'Make in India' the bullet train coaches and export them....

 2018-11-13 07:18 

The Financial Express

Kalka-Shimla rail: Indian Railways can now enjoy stunning views with a Europe-like Vistadome coach!...

According to Piyush Goyal, now with the train having a Vistadome coach, passengers taking a Kalka-Shimla rail ride will be able to soak in the...

 2018-11-13 06:20 

Business Standard

Driverless trains: How India is bridging the technology & infra gap...

While certain routes on metro lines in Delhi and Hyderabad are already automated, plans are to introduce this technology even in outbound trains...

 2018-11-13 06:00 

The Scotsman

More Scots commuter misery as train cancellations hit new high...

The number of train services being cancelled on Scotland's railways has reached a new high amid growing calls for services to be take into public hands....

 2018-11-13 04:50 

The Financial Express

Food vending machines at Indian Railways Mumbai Central station! Enjoy pizzas, fries & ready-to-eat meals...

IRCTC has collaborated with Bueno Insta Pizza Private Limited (YESS PIZZA) and Owl Tech Private Limited (FRSHLY) for serving food from automatic vending courts with minimum manual intervention....

 2018-11-13 03:06 

The Financial Express

First phase of Nerul-Seawoods-Uran line of Indian Railways commissioned...

Regular services on the corridor will start from Monday and link Ulwe node in Navi Mumbai with Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) and Panvel on the Harbour route besides Thane on the Trans-Harbour corridor....

 2018-11-12 20:42 

The Tennessean

Excursion trains offer holiday magic...

With several railways in Tennessee and the surrounding region offering holiday themed rail excursions, it's easy to find a train depot near you and enjoy a fun winter getaway....

 2018-11-12 19:15 

Kuwait Times

POWs case bleeding wound for Kuwaitis and Iraqis: President Saleh...

Establishing railways, developing joint cities discussed in meeting with Amir: Saleh KUWAIT: Iraqi President Barham Saleh said concerning the case of Kuwaiti prisoners of war (POW) and Kuwaiti property in Iraq that there are files that have been resolved,...

 2018-11-12 16:36 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

PR ready for mutual cooperation with S Korea: Sh Rasheed...

Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Monday has said Pakistan Railways is open to all merit-based international investments. READ MORE: Australia...

 2018-11-12 14:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya Railways ordered to increase frequency of commuter trains...

Kenya Railways (KR) has been directed to increase the frequency of trains from 12 to 18 to ease transport challenges for commuters in Nairobi....

 2018-11-12 13:14 

Oneindia

Now, Railway coaches to get tray-tables, charging points, new taps...

Indian Railways plans to refurbish almost 2,000 old coaches by the end of this year. The expenditure for the revamp is expected to be around Rs 600 crore....

 2018-11-12 12:03 

Oneindia

Hindu Sena demands changing name of Tipu Express, wants it to be named after Ananth Kumar...

Right wing group Hindu Sena has written a letter to Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal and demanded that the name of Tipu Express, a train between Bengaluru and Mysuru, be changed....

 2018-11-12 10:39 

NewsBytes

Indian Railways: Booking and cancellation rules for Suvidha Trains...

Introduced by the Railways Ministry in 2015, Suvidha Trains are special trains that run on the routes that have high demand, and for which, the passengers are willing to pay extra amount for a confirmed ticket. Tickets can be booked online as well as offl...

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