Tag Archives: PNR Status

Free Railwire: Wi-Fi network by RailTel at Indian Railway Stations

What is RailWire? RailWire is the retail broadband service of RailTel. Its purpose is to provide free Wi-Fi at Railway Stations of India. RailTel has also introduced Prepaid Wi-Fi plans for local public. RailWire is a collaborative public private local entrepreneur (PPLE) model providing broadband services by leveraging the eco system available with different partners… Read More »

Top 10 Busiest Railway Stations in India: The most Crowded & Biggest

Did you know? With more than 25 million people traveling by trains, India has the largest rail network in Asia and the second largest in the world. Top 10 Busiest Railway Stations in India can be categorized with respect with crowd and biggest railway station. People in India are fond of traveling through railways for… Read More »

Indian Railways: Know all about Senior Citizens Concession In Train Journey

What is Senior citizens Concession in Indian Railway? Thinking of going for a vacation after retirement, but worrying about the cost? Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has come up with concessions in railway tickets for Indian male above the age of 60 and Indian females above the age of 58. While males are… Read More »

Unique Way of Independence Day Celebration by Indian Railways

Indian Railways is observing “Cleanliness Week” from 10th August to 16th August in order to mark the celebration of Independence Day. The “Cleanliness Week” will include a special Cleanliness drive which will focus on cleaning the tracks, station offices, colonies, work sites, edge of stations and other areas near railway premises. The Cleanliness drive will give special attention on the collection of plastic waste along with… Read More »

Parcel Trains: Full List of Trains Introduced by Indian Railways to Help Traders Move Goods During Lockdown

The Indian Railway is playing an important role during the threat of pandemic COVID-19, in service of the nation; The National Transporter has introduced Time Tabled Special Parcel Trains for transportation of essential commodities during lockdown period. These Parcel trains will connect all the important centers across the country and will benefit local industries, e-commerce… Read More »

What is NOSB? How to Book Half ticket for children? What are Rules of booking tickets under NOSB Criteria?

What is NOSB? NOSB means No Seat Berth. It means children between 5 and 12 years of age can travel with their parents with half priced ticket but will not be entitled for a separate berth in trains. NOSB tickets are issued with half charge and no seat/berth is allotted to this type of ticket, so there is no… Read More »