Tag Archives: RAILWAY MINISTRY

Railway Station Redevelopment: RLDA to Redevelop 49 Additional Stations

Railway Station Redevelopment project is expected to be a primary milestone within the cost-efficient bang of India. To ensure the passenger’s a better service and happiness Rail Land Development Authority proclaims redevelopment of 49 railway stations across India in 2021. According to RLDA, this plan will offer top-class facilities to the passengers and even boost… Read More »

New AC-3 tier Economy Class coaches of Indian Railways | Prayagraj- Jaipur Express

On Monday, Indian Railways launched its new AC-3 tier Economy Class coaches with 83 berths. There were 72 berths in the Economy coach. A ticket for this coach is 8 per cent lesser than the three-tier AC coach. Indian Railways ‘3 Tier AC Economy’ Fare 8 Pc Less Than 3AC Coach; New Facilities For Passengers… Read More »

Honking is ‘Mother-tongue’ of Railways | Do you know about the types of horns and their meaning in the Indian Railways?

Many of us had traveled by train and it is one of the safest and best journeys, isn’t it? But have you ever noticed a train whistle or horn? 11 types of horns are there in Railways. Every horn and its duration have a meaning behind it. A train horn is a powerful air horn… Read More »

Indian Railways gets an IITian, Wharton Alumni Ashwini Vaishnaw as promising Railway Minister

A major Cabinet reshuffle took place in the Modi Government. 36 new ministers have been brought in and many prominent ministers had to hand in their resignations. It’s said that the Modi Government had to face a lot of criticism regarding Covid and economy-related issues, and that’s why they undertook this reshuffling. The post of… Read More »

Indian Railways Train cancellation refund: Big update for passengers, Railways extends time limit for claims

Railways Extends Time To Claim Refunds For Trains Cancelled Between March And July Indian Railways Train cancellation refund rules, status: Indian Railways in a statement said that the decision was taken by the Ministry of Railways to the time limit beyond six months and up to nine months from the date of the journey for… Read More »

IRCTC upgraded e-ticketing website to be launched today: All you need to know.

Image Source : IRCTC The IRCTC upgraded e-ticketing website and mobile app comes with a host of user friendly features. Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on (Thursday) December 31, 2020 launched the revamped website and mobile app of IRCTC. The IRCTC upgraded e-ticketing website and mobile app comes with a host of user friendly features… Read More »

Special Trains for Aspirants of IIT, NEET & NDA – Know How to Avail this Facility

The Indian Railways – The Life line of India has again came forward, this time with special trains for Aspirants of IIT, NEET & NDA. The national transporter has decided to run 20 special trains for Aspirants of IIT, NEET & NDA from September 2 to 15. The railway station will have unreserved ticket counters… Read More »

World Class Ayodhya Railway Station on Ram Mandir Model by Indian Railways

Arrangements for the construction of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya are in full swing; on the other hand, Ayodhya railway station is also being transformed on the line of Ram Mandir. Ayodhya: It is the sacred birthplace of Lord Rama and setting of the epic Ramayana. Ayodhya used to be the capital of the ancient Kosala Kingdom. Ayodhya has been regarded… Read More »

COVID-19 Impact on Indian Railways: Huge Loss to be faced by Indian Railways

As we all know, the outbreak of Coronavirus has made the country standstill since March 2020. The Indian Railways has stopped all the passenger train services during lockdown period and also limited its freight trains services. The Railways generates its internal revenue primarily from passenger and freight trains. Due to limited connectivity and the travel… Read More »

Indian Railways hands over ten locomotives to Bangladesh Further Boosting Bilateral Ties

Indian Railways hands over ten locomotives to Bangladesh on Monday, with the leadership of the two sides committing themselves to more connectivity and infrastructure initiatives to boost trade and create new supply chains. India handed over 10 railway locomotives to Bangladesh on 27 July 2020, reflecting its continued efforts to further boost bilateral economic engagement… Read More »