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asianage
13 trains delayed, 10 cancelled, due to fog, low visibilitycapital on Wednesday. Delhi was engulfed in fog early on Wednesday morning. I
asianage / Posted 16 hours ago
capital on Wednesday. Delhi was engulfed in fog early on Wednesday morning. In order to manage the train operations, the Ministry of Railways on November 29 announced a detailed plan for cancellation and frequency reduction of trains traversing... Read more
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The Hindu
NCRB data: RPF reported 10.68L criminal cases in 2016reported 24,293 cases in 2016, a sharp surge from 15,083 in the previous year.
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
reported 24,293 cases in 2016, a sharp surge from 15,083 in the previous year. The RPF works directly under the Ministry of Railways and its primary responsibility is to safeguard railway properties, including rolling stock, the... Read more
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dna
Prime Minister's Office help sought for Mumbai Metro execution roadblocksprojects in the city and regular assistance is sought from the PMO for clearanc
dna / Posted 6 days ago
projects in the city and regular assistance is sought from the PMO for clearances from Central government agencies like Ministry of Railways and Ministry of Defence for acquiring their land for Metro projects. Pravin Darade, Additional... Read more
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Business Wire
India Freight Market Report 2017development - have been announced by the government, which will directly benefi
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
development - have been announced by the government, which will directly benefit the freight industry in future. The Ministry of Railways has also identified additional dedicated freight corridors - North-South Corridor (Delhi-Chennai);... Read more
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asianage
Jindal Steel could win a slice of rail tender: sourcesand is expected to deliver 920,000 tonnes of it this financial year, just 65 pe
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
and is expected to deliver 920,000 tonnes of it this financial year, just 65 per cent of its target. In response, the Ministry of Railways last month opened up a global tender for 717,000 tonnes of steel rail worth an estimated 30 billion... Read more
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The Hindu
Death on the rails: India’s track recordthe time for maintenance of existing lines. A white paper titled Indian Railwa
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
the time for maintenance of existing lines. A white paper titled Indian Railways: Lifeline of the nation, published by the Ministry of Railways, concludes that around 40% of India’s 1,219 rail sections are operating beyond capacity. Utilisation of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express derails in UP live updates: 3 dead; minister expresses condolence, orders probeDeepak Patel and his father Ram Swaroop from Betia, Bihar. The third person suc
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
Deepak Patel and his father Ram Swaroop from Betia, Bihar. The third person succumbed to his injuries later. 8.30am: The Ministry of railways increases the number of injured to 10. 8.25am: North Central Railway spokesperson Amit Malviya tells... Read more
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Business Standard India
Vasco Da Gama-Patna express accident leaves 3 dead: All we know so farManikpur railway station in Uttar Pradesh on Friday. At the time of publishing
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
Manikpur railway station in Uttar Pradesh on Friday. At the time of publishing, no comments or details had come from the Ministry of Railways or Railways Minister Piyush Goyal's twitter handles. Here's all we know about the accident so far: 2)... Read more
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dna
The 'train moving in wrong direction' story factually incorrect, says Indian RailwaysIn a lengthy clarification issued late in the evening, Anil Kumar Saxena, spoke
dna / Posted 21 days ago
In a lengthy clarification issued late in the evening, Anil Kumar Saxena, spokesman of the Ministry of Railways said that "The news circulating in certain sections about ‘movement of a special train for Kisan passengers between Delhi to Kolhapur’ is... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cabinet clears Indian Railways' plan to seek dividend waiver for 2016-17loss-making routes, putting the net dividend reportedly at about Rs 5,430 crore
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
loss-making routes, putting the net dividend reportedly at about Rs 5,430 crore. “Cabinet approves the proposal of the ministry of railways to move a resolution in both the houses of Parliament adopting Railway Convention Committee’s (2014)... Read more
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Parliamentary Panel summons railway officials within a fortnight; grills them on safetyStanding Committee on Railways headed by Trinamool Congress MP Sudip Bandyopadh
dna / Posted 1 months ago
Standing Committee on Railways headed by Trinamool Congress MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay has called the representatives of the Ministry of Railways to hear them on issues ranging from safety measures in railway Operations to maintenance of bridges of... Read more
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Bandhan Express: For first time since 1965 war, India-Bangladesh launch new train service between Kolkata and KhulnaInternational Passenger Terminal and Benapol Border Station for Bangladesh side
dna / Posted 1 months ago
International Passenger Terminal and Benapol Border Station for Bangladesh side. In order to reduce the journey time, ministry of railways, with the coordination of department of immigration and customs has opened an International Rail... Read more

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