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Railways to increase train reservation period

Thu, 26/03/2015 - 10:25
The Indian Railways has decided to increase the Advance Reservation Period for booking of tickets in trains from the existing 60 days to 120 days. However, there will be no change in case of certain day time Express trains like Taj Express, G

Railways to increase train reservation period

Thu, 26/03/2015 - 09:46
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): The Indian Railways has decided to increase the Advance Reservation Period for booking of tickets in trains from the existing 60 days to 120 days.

Railways constitute committee to review PPP cell

Wed, 25/03/2015 - 20:09
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS): Indian Railways Wednesday said it has constituted a committee to review the existing public private partnership (PPP) cell in the Railway Board.

Subir Roy: Cleaning up Indian Railways

Wed, 25/03/2015 - 06:39
The timing could not have been more inauspicious. The day Ratan Tata was invited to head the Kaya Kalp council, set up by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu to suggest innovations, a train accident killed 39 people.

Rail ministry launches pre-paid RuPay debit card for ticket bookings

Wed, 25/03/2015 - 00:31
The rail ministry today launched a new debit card service for ticket bookings by passengers. The RuPay pre-paid card service has been developed by Indian Railways Tourism and Catering (IRCTC) along with Union Bank of India (UBI) and the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI).

Railways launches RuPay pre-paid debit card

Tue, 24/03/2015 - 17:34
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Indian Railways in collaboration with the Union Bank of India and the National Payment Corporation of India Tuesday launched RuPay pre-paid debit card. The card which can be used to book train tickets and used for other types of transactions was launched here by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu. The card is a collaboration between Indian Railway Catering and Tourism ...

Railways: Platform ticket to cost Rs 10 from April 1

Tue, 24/03/2015 - 08:09
The Indian Railways has decided to increase the rates of platform tickets at all stations to Rs 10, starting April 1. According to reports, all Zonal Railways have been directed to print the revised tickets on a priority basis and has been ask

Railways restrict e-ticketing service

Mon, 23/03/2015 - 18:54
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS): To discourage online multiple ticket purchase by touts, the Indian Railways decided on Monday to restrict its e-ticketing service for booking only one ticket per user login session.

Railways restrict e-ticketing service

Mon, 23/03/2015 - 18:24
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) To discourage online multiple ticket purchase by touts, the Indian Railways decided on Monday to restrict its e-ticketing service for booking only one ticket per user login session. "The ministry of railways has decided that in case of e-ticketing, there will be a restriction of only one booking in one user login session," the railways said in a statement. According to ...

Pvt players may run freight, passenger trains in India

Sat, 21/03/2015 - 09:04
Inviting private sector in Indian Railways is a good idea.

Pvt players may run freight, passenger trains

Sat, 21/03/2015 - 04:56
A high-powered panel constituted by the Centre to reform Indian Railways is likely to recommend entry of private players in running freight as well as passenger trains, producing rolling stock such as coaches, wagons & locomotives and developing rail land.

Ratan Tata to head Indian Railways' innovation council

Sat, 21/03/2015 - 03:41
Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu has got Tata group’s Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata to head Indian Railways’ innovation council, ‘Kayakalp’. The council, announced by Prabhu in the Rail Budget presented last month, would suggest how to turn around the ailing network.

Corruption in Indian Railways? Yes, says the minister

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 17:48
'There is corruption at various levels'.

Fraudsters rob Indian Railways of Rs 100 crore

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 11:12
Ticket cheats have claimed refund of nearly Rs 60 lakh in the last six months in Delhi alone.

Littering in a railway station? Pay Rs 5000 as fine now

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 01:10
New Delhi: The increased fine on people seen littering or throwing waste on platforms and tracks would help Indian Railways earn more, besides instilling fear in the minds of the offenders, an official said on Thursday. The National Gre

Bigger fine for littering to help railways earn more: Official

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 21:24
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS): The increased fine on people seen littering or throwing waste on platforms and tracks would help Indian Railways earn more, besides instilling fear in the minds of the offenders, an official said on Thursday.

Ratan Tata to head railways' Kayakalp Council

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 19:40
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Tata Sons chairman emeritus Ratan Tata has been appointed as the head of an innovation council of Indian Railways called 'Kayakalp', the government said on Thursday. Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu constituted the council and appointed Tata to head it, an official statement said. The purpose of the council will be to recommend innovative methods and processes for the ...

Ratan Tata to head railway's Kaya Kalp council

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 19:32
Noted industrialist Ratan Tata will head a new innovative council of Indian Railways, called 'Kaya Kalp', formed to turn around the ailing state-run rail network.

Noted Industrialist Ratan Tata to Head Railway's Kaya Kalp Council

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 19:17
Noted industrialist Ratan Tata will head a new innovative council of Indian Railways, called 'Kaya Kalp', formed to turn around the ailing state-run rail network.

Noted Industrialist Ratan Tata to Head Railway's Kaya Kalp Council

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 19:07
Noted industrialist Ratan Tata will head a new innovative council of Indian Railways, called 'Kaya Kalp', formed to turn around the ailing state-run rail network.

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