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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.

Travel time in Rajdhani trains set to reduce by at least an hour

This model - the push and pull mode - has been successfully tried on a commercial run of the Delhi-Mumbai Rajdhani, on February 13, which resulted in its journey time being reduced by 106 minutes.


After Train 18, railways come up with 'push-pull' technology to achieve higher speeds

The two engines, hard-wired to act as one, not just provide additional power to the train but also reduce the acceleration and deceleration times of the train significantly, making higher averages speed possible.

Mumbai: Piyush Goyal flags off Rajdhani, says staggered office timings need people’s support

Piyush Goyal said in the last five years, more than Rs 75,000 crore has been invested in rail projects in Mumbai, the highest such investment in the last 50 years.

Six more berths to be reserved for women in AC 3-tier

Railways currently also offers a reservation quota of six sleeper class berths in every mail/express train for female passengers, irrespective of their age, travelling alone or in a group.

Now, pay more for tea and coffee in trains

A 150 ml cup of tea with tea bag which was initially priced at Rs 7 has been raised to Rs 10, whereas a 150 ml coffee using instant powder has also witnessed a similar hike. However, readymade standard tea will be continued to be sold at Rs 5 per cup.


From boneless chicken to hand sanitisers, here are the several changes IRCTC is introducing from July 15

IRCTC has also decided to give passengers travelling in the selected Rajdhani and Duronto trains additional chocolate bar in breakfast and dry vegetable along with lunch and dinner from July 15.

Rajdhani Express engine develops snag

The incident occurred at around 9 AM near Asfabad railway crossing in Rasoolpur area, nearly three km from here, official said. The train resumed its onward journey after the fault was attended to, he added.

Agartala gets Rajdhani Express train, will run once a week

While our state did not have any railway link with the rest of the country till a metre gauge line was opened in 2008, it will now have a Rajdhani Express.

Agartala-Delhi Rajdhani service likely to start this week

"The date of launch of the Agartala-Delhi Rajdhani Express is yet to be fixed. But we hope to start the service by the end of this week," chief administrator of NFR A K Jadav said.

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India's first Rajdhani Express turns 50, passengers get special treatment

The country's first Rajdhani Express, which revolutionised Indian Railways by way of speed and luxury in the 1960s, turned 50 Sunday

New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derails in Bihar

At least four people were killed while eight others were injured as the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailed.