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Railways’ fees for direct ticket booking terminals higher, say travel agents

Sun, 28/09/2014 - 23:23
Travel agents want the Indian Railways to relax the financial terms of a scheme that allows them to set up ticket booking facilities with direct access to the seat reservation database.

Railways prepares for cleanliness campaign launch on Oct 2

Fri, 26/09/2014 - 02:12
Days ahead of the launch of the mega cleanliness drive under the name Swachch Bharat (Clean India) on the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian Railways is gearing up for a nationwide roll-out of the scheme at an unprecedented scale.

Railways to launch nation wide cleanliness campaign

Thu, 25/09/2014 - 21:58
Indian Railways Thursday said it will be launching a massive special cleanliness campaign on Oct 2, coinciding with 'Gandhi Jayanti'.

Railways starts trial run of e-catering service

Thu, 25/09/2014 - 20:25
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS): Indian Railways Thursday started trials of its e-catering service in select trains through which passengers will be able to place meal orders through phone calls or messaging service.

Railways to launch nation wide cleanliness campaign

Thu, 25/09/2014 - 20:12
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS): Indian Railways Thursday said it will be launching a massive special cleanliness campaign on Oct 2, coinciding with 'Gandhi Jayanti'.

Pipavav Railway's traffic revenue up 30 percent

Thu, 25/09/2014 - 19:56
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The Pipavav Railway Corporation, Indian Railways joint venture company with Gujarat Pipavav Port, Thursday reported a 30 percent rise in its total traffic revenue for 2013-14.

Bibek Debroy to head panel to revamp Railway Board

Wed, 24/09/2014 - 21:35
Headed by Arunendra Kumar, the six-member Railway Board handles policy formulation, implementation and funding requirement of the Indian Railways.

Spices add special flavour to Indian exports to China

Tue, 23/09/2014 - 19:13
Chinese investors in India are reaping huge profits by exporting Indian spices back home, taking advantage of cheap labour in the country than in China.

Bibek Debroy to head panel to revamp Railway Board

Tue, 23/09/2014 - 14:10
To steer restructuring of the Railway Board, Indian Railways has set up a committee under Bibek Debroy, economist and professor, Centre for Policy Research. The committee will recommend steps to mobilise resources for major projects and help set up a Rail Tariff Authority.

On the Move: Indigenous technology for inspecting railway tracks

Tue, 23/09/2014 - 04:17
In a country where railway tracks run over thousands of kilometres, the Railways continues to use an outdated technology for inspecting them. The Indian Railways has now proposed to modernis...

Railways serves bones in veg curry on Rajdhani Express

Tue, 23/09/2014 - 03:42
Passengers may have given up hopes of the Indian Railways serving clean and quality food.

Strapped railways sets up panel to speed up FDI

Mon, 22/09/2014 - 01:22
Faced with a financial crunch and under pressure to perform from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), Indian Railways has set up a departmental panel tasked to facilitate Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows in the rail sector for augmenting resources.

Soon Order Food of Your Choice Through SMS Onboard Train

Sun, 21/09/2014 - 14:15
Soon you can order meals of your taste through SMS while travelling on a train as the Indian Railways is launching a mobile phone-based service in a move to offer multiple catering options to passenge...

Soon Order Food of Your Choice Through SMS Onboard Train

Sun, 21/09/2014 - 10:57
Soon you can order meals of your taste through SMS while travelling on a train as the Indian Railways is launching a mobile phone-based service in a move to offer multiple catering options to passenge...

IR Sets Up 5-Member Panel to Fast-Track FDI in Railways

Sat, 20/09/2014 - 17:21
Indian Railways (IR) has set up a departmental panel comprising five members to fast-track Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows in the railways sector in order to improve its existing resources, reported The Times of India. IR has carried out this step after the newly formed Narendra Modi-led government allowed 100% FDI in railways via direct route. It is also in the process of forming five ...

Cash starved railways sets up body to speed up FDI

Sat, 20/09/2014 - 04:23
Faced with a financial crunch and under pressure to perform from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), Indian Railways has set up a departmental panel tasked to facilitate Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows in the rail sector for augmenting resources.

China President Xi's India visit: China to assist in high-speed rail corridors

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 12:13
China President Xi's India visit: China to assist in high-speed rail corridors

China to assist in high-speed rail corridors

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 02:08
China will work with India to build one of the proposed high-speed train corridors. Indian Railways will identify the project to be developed with Chinese cooperation.

Railways Join Hands with China to Increase Train Speed

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 01:25
In a significant development, Indian Railways on Thursday joined hands with China to increase speed in its existing rail network, modernise stations and enhance mutual cooperation in the sector in the...

Railways Join Hands with China to Increase Train Speed

Fri, 19/09/2014 - 01:12
In a significant development, Indian Railways on Thursday joined hands with China to increase speed in its existing rail network, modernise stations and enhance mutual cooperation in the sector in the...

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