Panel gives green signal to 150 private trains on 100 routes
A panel, set up by minister Piyush Goyal, has given the green signal to 150 private trains on 100 routes.
Railways announces fare hike effective from Jan 1
The railways also announced a two paise/km hike in fares of mail/express non-AC trains and ...
Privatisation of Indian Railways gathers speed, bidding process for 150 trains by next month
Goyal has asked officials to prepare a plan for ...
Fares of Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto to go up by 3-9 per cent with hike in meal prices
For travellers in second class AC, third class AC and chair car, morning tea will now be priced at Rs 20 (up from Rs 10), breakfast at Rs 105 (from Rs 70), lunch and dinner at Rs 185 (from Rs 120), and evening tea at Rs 90 (from Rs 45).
Rail board to hike meal prices on Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto trains
According to the new order, in first class AC, tea will cost Rs 35, up by Rs 6, breakfast Rs 140, up by Rs 7, lunch and dinner Rs 245, up by Rs 15. In second class AC, third class AC and chair car, tea to cost Rs 20, up by Rs 5, breakfast Rs 105, up by Rs 8, lunch and dinner Rs 185, up by Rs 10. Snacks with regional flavour will be introduced.
Catering on Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express optional now
This facility of optional catering will be available for passengers booking their tickets for journey from September 1, 2019.
Delhi's power discoms penalised by DERC for defaulting on green power obligations
The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission(DERC) in its order last month found default on the part of the three power discoms in meeting their RPO.
BSES to provide temporary power connections during festive season
A consumer will be get a 'temporary' electricity connection the same day after completing the formalities.
Fire in Bhubaneswar-bound Rajdhani Express, none injured
The fire broke out between 12.50 pm to 1 pm and severely damaged the power car in the rear of the train, but did not spread to any other coach, an official said.
This new Indian Railways engine will make your journey faster at nearly 200 kmph
The locomotive has been developed by Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) in West Bengal.
In 3 years, 64 Rajdhanis and Shatabdis to cut travel time by 90 mins
The push-pull technology will help reduce the travel time on major routes plying superior trains.
Railways parcel business to get boost, Amazon roped in to transport goods
One month advance freight charge will be levied on the e- commerce company by the railways.
Soon, Rs 1000 fine on app-based cabs for refusing ride in MP
The proposed move is aimed at providing quality service to customers who feel harassed by the last minute refusals and cancellations.
Flexi fare only in 141 trains, no plans to discontinue scheme, says Railway Minister
Replying to a question in the Lok Sabha on rising train fares, Goyal said flexi fare is applicable to 32 out of these 141 trains for nine months only.
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