A leaner look: Railway board ‘rightsized’, again
“We will transfer 50 more people from the board,” an official in the know of the matter told ET. These officials will be moved to other divisions. “Around 200 senior officers will also be moved out from Northern Railways,” the official said. The downsizing is likely to happen across all 18 zones of the Indian Railways, the official said.
Commerce minister Piyush Goyal to lead Indian delegation to WEF 2020 in Davos
Goyal will also participate in an informal WTO Ministerial gath...
Watch: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani flags off Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express
Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani flagged off the inaugural run of Ahmedabad-Mu...
Ficci suggests formulation of national railway plan
Ficci has also recommended phased manufacturing programme, expansion of PPP (public-private partnership) model to newer areas, and closer collaboration with industry for absorption of technology.
Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express flagged off today
This is the IRCTC's second premium train after the inaugural Tejas Express which operates between Delhi and Lucknow. The regular commercial run of the train will begin on January 19 from Ahmedabad, the Railways said.
Tejas Express: Railways Minister Piyush Goyal to flag off India's second private train on Friday
The commercial run of the train will start from January 19, 2020 from Ahmedabad, the railways said.The first such train, the Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express, has been running since last year.
Western Railway to change train timings to accommodate Tejas Express
The timings of 12 Mumbai-bound and 16 Ahmedabad-bound trains, including four MEMU (Main line EMU) will change by five to 10 minutes at intermediate stations, a Western Railway release stated.
Asia’s most valuable Zinc maker looks to gain from India’s rail overhaul
Asia’s top zinc producer by market capitalization has been campaigning for Indian Railways to increase their use of galvanized steel in its rail lines, although the material is also used in industries from construction to cars. India’s railway ministry expects to buy about 1.5 million tons of tracks in the year ending March.
21 held for vandalising rly property in anti-CAA stir; damages to be recovered from them: Railway Protection Force
Officials said till now, the Government Railway Police (GRP) has registered 27 cases, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) 54 cases and the local police has filed one case in the matter.
Odisha: 20 injured as 8 coaches of Lokmanya Tilak Express derail near Salagoan
At least 20 people were injured after eight coaches of Bhubaneshwar-Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Express derailed near Salagoan on Thursday morning...
Central Railway nets Rs 155 crore in fines from ticketless passengers
This is 14.44 per cent higher than the fines of Rs 135.56 crore recovered during the same period in 2018, he added. In a release, CR said it had earned Rs 12.20 crore from ticketless travellers in December, 2019 as against Rs 10.40 crore during the same month in 2018, an increase of 17.30 per cent.
95% work of laying tracks on Indian side of Haldibari-Chilahati railway link project complete: NFR
More than 95 per cent work of laying tracks on the Indian side of the Haldibari- Chilahati India-Bangladesh railway link project has been completed, a top Northeast Frontier Railway official said.
Solar power helps South Central Railway save Rs 1 crore on energy bills
While implementing measures aimed at harnessing renewable energy and conserving energy, the South Central Railway (SCR) is reducing energy costs through the installation of solar panels at stations, service buildings and Level Crossing gates across the zone.
Goyal wants to put Railways on fast track with pvt sector help
The big investment Indian Railways needs is beyond railway and government budgets, the minister said.
Reliance Jio, 6 other firms to list commercial papers worth Rs 8,812 crore on BSE
Till date 84 issuers have done 677 issuances of commercial papers and have successfully listed CPs of Rs 1,97,882 crore on BSE.
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