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Alert driver avoids mishap after Bangalore-Chennai bus catches fire

The mishap was avoided after the driver stopped the bus immediately after the fire was pointed out by drivers of other vehicles. All passengers were evacuated immediately making everyone safe from the untoward incident.

Jennifer Lawrence and 'Jurassic World' actor Chris Pratt team up for 'Passengers'

Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence and "Jurassic World" star Chris Pratt are uniting for a big-budget sci-fi drama "Passengers".


Passengers from Ebola-hit nations can deplane at only 7 airports

Union Health Secretary Luv Verma said a communication in this regard had already been sent to the Ministry of External Affairs.

Giving toffees instead of change for tickets

Giving toffees or chocolates to passengers in lieu of balance payment of the journey fare could now land the Haryana Roadways conductors and officials issuing tickets in trouble.

Fares for Rajdhani,Shatabdi,Duronto to go up from today

Those who have purchased tickets earlier will have to pay the difference in the fare to TTEs onboard trains.

Rollout of super luxury coaches unlikely this year

While the earlier plan was to produce 10 such coaches and fit each of them in a Shatabdi Express.


In 16-yr-old's weightlifting gold,a lift for 'criminal village'

Venkat Rahul Ragala,won a weightlifting gold at the recent Asian Youth Games in Guangzhou.

Passengers at Chennai airport escape tragedy

'An inquiry is on by airport authorities to identify the cause of the incident.'

Pushy train passengers free woman stuck in gap

Dozens of Japanese train passengers pushed a 32-ton train carriage away from the platform to free a woman who had fallen into the 20-centimeter (eight-inch) gap between the train and platform. The act of heroism was captured by a newspaper photographer. A public announcement that a passenger was trapped prompted about 40 people to join […]

Engine enters station with man's head in crash guard

The train,on-route to Thiruvananthapuram,arrived at the station at 8.30 am

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Government Aspires To Make Different Railway Corridors For Freight, Passengers- Piyush Goyal

Union Minister of Railways and Coal Piyush Goyal has said that despite being late, India in a changed mindset is in a hurry to provide most efficient modes of transport to serve the common man. Goyal said this while attending the International Rail conference in New Delhi on Wednesday. Goyal added that the government aspires […]

Let us see what government offers: Kharge on Rail Budget

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Taking a jibe at the ruling NDA Government, Former Railway Minister and Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Thursday said, “Let us see what the government is going to give, whether the people are going to get the bullet trains or not.” He added, “In the President’s speech, they said high-speed trains from Mumbai to Ahmedabad. So, what is the exact budget provision for that and whether the bullet train is going to help the poor people and is it affordable to the passengers we will see to that.”


Suresh Prabhu gears up to present Rail Budget 2016

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu gave final touches to the Rail Budget ahead of presenting it in the Parliament on Thursday.Taking about their expectations form the Budget, one of the passengers said the government should focus more on cleaner coaches and quality of food so that more people travel by trains.While another passenger said fares of daily passenger trains should be reduced and the safety of women passengers should be considered in the upcoming budget.

Passengers look for safety, amenities in Rail Budget

Bengaluru, Feb 23 (ANI): Passengers' safety and better facilities topped the list of demands of commuters awaiting the second Rail Budget of Prime Minister Narendra Modi Government to be presented on Thursday. Women passengers travelling alone are worried about rising incidents of sexual assaults in trains. They demanded installation of more closed circuit television cameras and deployment of railway protection force in trains. The commuters are also fed up with lack of cleanliness in trains, especially in compartments used by poor. Last year, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu did not introduce any new trains, but augmented the services of several trains.

Not yet informed of AI flight delay issue: Mahesh Sharma

Trivandrum, Jan 09 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for Culture and Tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Saturday said that he was not yet informed of the situation on Air India flight delay issue. Passengers of an Air India plane in Delhi were delayed for several hours on Friday allegedly because the airline was eager to help out a BJP minister and two judges on another flight.