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Railways' revenue from passenger fare slips Rs 400 crore in Q3; income from freight up Rs 2,800 crore

January 27, 2020 2:00 pm

Earlier, the national transporter's earning from passenger fare had dipped by Rs 155 crore in Q2 as compared to the first quarter.

Railways integrates its helpline numbers into a single number- 139

January 02, 2020 7:16 pm

The new helpline number 139 will take over all existing helpline numbers (except 182)

Karnataka floods August 12 highlights: KSRTC resumes services to Kerala from Bangalore; red alert till August 15 in several areas

August 12, 2019 7:01 pm

Bangalore Karnataka Floods Live News Updates: Get the latest updates on Karnataka floods, north Karnataka rains, Bangalore weather and Karnataka rain forecast, rescue operations, relief work, buses and trains cancelled, roads blocked, and much more in our daily live blog.

Karnataka floods: 24 killed, 2,00,000 evacuated; power, bus services disrupted

August 10, 2019 4:53 pm

As many as 874 villages in 68 taluks were affected as most rivers continued to flow above the danger mark, forcing authorities to evacuate 2.07 lakh people as on Friday evening.

Rail link to North East state capitals on track, Gangtok to be connected by March 2022

July 24, 2019 8:45 pm

The capitals of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Tripura have been already been connected by broad gauge rail network.

To ease congestion at Yeswanthpur, Railways plans to divert trains to Banaswadi station

July 22, 2019 8:53 pm

If this proposal which is in its very early stages is accepted, some trains will stop at Chikkabanavara railway station in North Bengaluru and move on to Banaswadi bypassing Yeshwanthpur.

Shame for the nation that Railways employ manual scavengers, says Kanimozhi

July 11, 2019 4:44 pm

She stated that all signboards on Railway stations are in Hindi and demanded they should be in regional languages as well.

Sitharaman says Railways need Rs 50 lakh crore till 2030, bats for PPP to develop infrastructure

July 05, 2019 4:16 pm

In her budget speech at the Parliament today, Sitharaman said that Railway infrastructure would need an investment of Rs 50 lakh crores between 2018 and 2030.

Suburban Rail: Bangalore MP PC Mohan meets Piyush Goyal, citizens flood Twitter with demands

June 07, 2019 8:02 pm

"The union ministers expressing their consent in implementing Bengaluru Suburban rail project is a good sign," Bangalore Central MP P.C. Mohan told after meeting Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal and MoS Suresh Angadi in New Delhi on Friday

Railways to advertise for 1.3 lakh more jobs

February 21, 2019 11:31 am

This fresh recruitment drive, applications for which will be invited beginning next month, before the present government’s term comes to a close, takes care of the entire existing vacancy list in Indian Railways.


Railways RRB, UPSC, Indian Army; government jobs to apply for this week

November 17, 2019 5:55 pm

The online application process for most of the vacant posts will be closed by this month. Have a look at the vacancies this week

500 jhuggis razed in Delhi slum, Kejriwal orders magisterial enquiry

December 14, 2015 10:19 am

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has ordered a magisterial enquiry after the railway authorities demolished 500 jhuggis in Shakur Basti in west Delhi

Protests against proposed rail fare hike

June 21, 2014 4:32 pm

Cash-strapped railways on Friday effected a steep across-the-board hike of 14.2 per cent in passenger fares in all classes.


Is the bullet train project on track: News in Numbers

July 13, 2018 1:32 pm

#NewsInNumbers What has been the progress on the ambitious bullet train project. See more: