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Railways undecided over undertaking from season pass-holders

6 hours 24 min ago
The Indian Railways seems to be caught in two minds over implementing the recommendation of the Allahabad High Court to have all season pass-holders to sign an undertaking that their passes would be cancelled if they commit any offence under the Indian Penal Code or the Railway Act.

The high-speed trains are coming

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 10:28
The recent visit to China by a high-powered delegation could soon turn Indian Railways’ ‘high speed’ dreams into reality. The delegation, under the leadership of Montek Singh Ahluwalia, included the Chairman of the Railway Board, the Managing Director of the High Speed Rail Corporation, and others.

The high-speed trains are coming

Thu, 17/04/2014 - 21:59
The recent visit to China by a high-powered delegation could soon turn Indian Railways’ ‘high speed’ dreams into reality. The delegation, under the leadership of Montek Singh Ahluwalia, included the Chairman of the Railway Board, the Managing Director of the High Speed Rail Corporation, and others.

As denizens scramble for water, Railways extract 14.45 lakh litres daily

Thu, 17/04/2014 - 10:08
The extensive Delhi zone of the Indian Railways, it seems, is still dependent on tubewells for its whooping water demands running into lakhs of litres and has failed to set up Rain Water Harvesting...

Railways earn Rs.140485.02 crore in revenue in fiscal 2013-14

Sat, 12/04/2014 - 12:10
New Delhi, Apr.12 (ANI): Indian Railways earned approximately Rs. 140485.02 crores in fiscal 2013-14, as compared to Rs. 121831.65 crores in fiscal 2012-13.

Indian Railways records 15% revenue rise

Sat, 12/04/2014 - 08:53
The Indian Railways has closed 2013-14 with a 15 per cent increase in revenue, rising to Rs 1,40,485 crore, compared to Rs 1,21,831 crore last year.

Railways records 15% revenue rise

Sat, 12/04/2014 - 01:07
The Indian Railways has closed 2013-14 with a 15 per cent increase in revenue, rising to Rs 1,40,485 crore, compared to Rs 1,21,831 crore last year. Though higher tariff and fuel surcharge helped it register an increase in passenger earnings at Rs 37,478 crore, compared to Rs 31,896 crore in 2012-13, its passenger volumes dropped marginally.

Cement, sugar help Rlys cross freight target

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 23:30
The Indian Railways carried 1,053.54 million tonnes (mt) of cargo in 2013-14, up 4.3 per cent against the traffic moved in 2012-13. The growth in fiscal 2013-14 is higher than the annual growth of 4.13 per cent seen in fiscal 2013 and is registered on a higher base.

Railways records 15% increase in revenue but passenger bookings fall

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 18:31
The Indian Railways haveclosed 2013-14 with a 15% increase in revenue to Rs 1,40,485.02--crorecompared to Rs 1,21,831.65 crore last year

'Rail Neer' purification processes conform to 'highest standards'

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 11:11
Rail Neer is manufactured as per BIS standard IS: 14543 as well as conforms with European Union norms for pesticide residue.

Letters: The railway lifeline

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 21:20
Apropos Sanjeev Sanyal's article "Bring back the Railways!" (April 8), it was shocking to read the assumption that people are avoiding travelling by Indian Railways wherever other alternatives are available. As a country with about 350 million ...

Indian Railways to invite RFQ document on Rs 160 bln eastern corridor project by June-end

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 16:29
April 8: Indian Railways is proposing to invite Request for Qualification (RFQ) document on 530-km stretch of Son Nagar-Dankuni section of the eastern freight corridor by the end of June, Financial Express reported citing Railway Board Chairman Arunendra Kumar. The project is a part of the 1,839-km eastern freight corridor, stretching from Ludhiana in Punjab to Dankuni in West Bengal. The rail ...

Learn from China, transform the Indian Railways

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 16:11
The next government should view Indian Railways as a strategic tool, not legacy problem.

Now, Rail Neer in 500-ml bottles

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 03:24
IRCTC is also ramping up its packaged drinking water production by establishing more plants

Sanjeev Sanyal: Bring back the Railways!

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 22:54
The next government should view Indian Railways as a strategic tool, not legacy problem

Indian Railways: Silent steps to reform

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 19:31
Several committees have suggested a thorough reform of Indian Railways-especially that of the Railway Board

Photo expo on Indian Railways at Coimbatore Junction

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:39
The expo displayed information on Indian Railways that came into being in 1853 and now functioning with 14 lakh employees and operating 11,000 trains.

Rail tickets could cost more at counters

Thu, 03/04/2014 - 09:38
IRCTC is gearing up to promote online sale of tickets.

Rail tickets could cost more at counters

Thu, 03/04/2014 - 00:19
IRCTC is gearing up to promote online sale of tickets

HC notice over poor quality water in Indian Railways

Wed, 02/04/2014 - 21:13
The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the central government on a plea seeking improvement in the quality of drinking water in Indian Railways and a probe into alleged manipulation while awarding contracts for supply of chlorination plants.

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