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Northern railways


CBI arrests Northern Railways officer, 2 others in bribery case in Lucknow

June 04, 2022 12:34 pm

Deputy Chief Materials Manager (carriage and wagons) Alok Mishra was arrested along with two others who were identified as Avanish Mishra and Manjit Singh, the CBI said in a statement.

In Punjab & Haryana, farmers force train delays, cancellations, short-termination

March 27, 2021 8:00 am

In addition to this, 5 trains remained parked at railway stations - Phagwara, Mukerian, Pathankot cantonment, Kathua and Begampura which were sent forward after 6 pm when farmers cleared the tracks.

Demolishing jhuggis along tracks illegal, Delhi govt writes to Northern Railway

September 12, 2020 8:27 am

AAP MLA Raghav Chadha, meanwhile, said Friday that pasting notices for eviction and demolition outside jhuggis was illegal and that the Railways had filed an affidavit in court which said that political interference was coming in the way of demolition.

Northern Railway scores century in a day: Converts over 100 coaches into COVID-19 isolation units

April 08, 2020 5:20 pm

Banking on such progress, Railways has also increased its overall target to now convert 5,150 coaches, over 10 per cent of which is being made by this zone.

Northern Railway's Delhi division mulls installing CCTV cameras at manned level crossings

September 20, 2018 4:06 pm

Kundan Pathak, a resident of Bishanpur in Bihar's Banka district, was manning gate number 19 between Narela and Rathdhana on Monday when three armed men demanded that the level crossing gate be opened.

Northern Railways to install gates at 121 unmanned level crossings in Lucknow division

May 02, 2018 4:40 pm

Though the April 26 incident in Kushinagar took place at an unmanned crossing that lies in North Eastern Railways, the Northern Railways has become alert after this mishap which occurred when a school van was hit by a speeding passenger train.

Ambala div sets up  first laundry service

April 25, 2016 12:00 pm

Armed with a one-tonne machine capable of washing, ironing and steaming, the laundry set up in Chandigarh Railway Station is a first in Ambala division.

Jat protests: Northern Railways takes Rs 200-cr hit

February 22, 2016 1:23 pm

Providing details about the damage caused to the railways by the agitators in the state, Sharma said 12 stations have been burnt down and two engines were also damaged.

Compensate woman who lost her leg while fighting robber: Bombay HC to Railways

January 08, 2016 2:14 am

Bhavika K Mehta (24) was traveling from Amritsar to Mumbai Central on June 5, 2012 when a robber attempted to pull her purse from under her while she was asleep.

Ordered vegetarian breakfast, got live cockroach with potato cutlets

September 29, 2014 1:34 pm

Ankit Arora, who was travelling on the new delhi-kalka shatabdi, had ordered breakfast, including two slices of bread.


Jat row: Railways to run special trains for stranded passengers

February 22, 2016 2:49 pm

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Chief public relation officer of Northern Railways Neeraj Sharma on Monday said in view of the ongoing Jat agitation, special trains would run covering the outer regions connected with Haryana. Sharma added that a special train from Chandigarh to Anand Vihar, New Delhi, would be on the tracks by the evening, which will have a total of 17 coaches.He further informed that Northern Railways is planning to start more trains from the Jammu region.