According to a senior Indian Railways official, 73 trains have been delayed, 34 rescheduled, and 10 cancelled.
Amul had reached out to the railway ministry on its Twitter handle for advice on the proposition, saying the dairy major was interested in using refrigerated parcel vans to transport Amul butter across India
The bridge forms the crucial link in the 111-km stretch between Katra and Banihal which is part of the Udhampur- Srinagar-Baramulla section of the Kashmir Railway project.
The move, which came into effect on October 26, is believed to be an innovative way for the railways to encourage passengers to link their Aadhar numbers to their online booking accounts on IRCTC.
Goyal said that the electrification initiative would help save the national transporter around Rs 10,000 crore yearly on fuel bill
The project is part of the government's National Solar Mission in which Indian Railways plans to commission 1,000 MWp solar plants across its network
The Railways promptly responded on the micro-blogging site, using a popular tag line of the company for the brand.
Thus far, the Railways have only managed to connect a few big railway stations with Wi-Fi but find it difficult to get sustainable financial support for smaller stations.
A number of mail and express trains, including the Howrah-New Delhi Rajdhani Express, move through the route to different destinations in the northern part of the country from Howrah station
The passenger, identified only as Anita (38), sustained a minor injury in the incident that occurred at around 3.40 P.M, a Western Railway official said
"Corrosion has been one of the major areas of concern for Railways.... The corrosion and deterioration of fish plates and rails has been identified as few reasons for such accidents," HZL CEO Sunil Duggal has said in a letter to the railways ministry.
Railway Minister Piyush on Thursday said that the talks are on with the banks to see what can be done about the MDR charges.
Tilting trains tilt on approaching a bend, just like a motorbike on a winding road. Such trains are operational in 11 countries namely Italy, Portugal, Slovenia, Finland, Russia, the Czech Republic, the UK, Switzerland, China, Germany and Romania.
The halting occurred after the ‘dead man's switch’ was triggered on automatically after the loco pilot got incapacitated
The minister said that he met ISRO Chairman A S Kiran Kumar few days back and Indian Railways along with RailTel are working together to explore use of space technology for safety in railways.
General Electric had won a $2.6 billion contract in 2015 to supply Indian Railways with 1,000 diesel locomotives. As per the deal, GE is to build a manufacturing facility in Bihar, and two maintenance sheds elsewhere in the country, to service the locomotives over 11 years.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today said that the Vadodara railway station in Gujarat will be developed as a world-class station to transform it into a multi-modal transit hub.
Introducing the Vistadome.
The one-way fare for the Vistadome coach is Rs 2,235 (from Dadar to Madgaon) which is a tad higher than fare of budget airlines plying between two cities which are in the range of Rs 1,850 to Rs 2,000
According to a circular issued by the railway board, the passengers in the reserved coaches can only sleep between 10 pm and 6 am to allow others to sit on the seats for the rest of the time.
However, no one was injured in the incident
The retrofitting of the current ICF coaches will be an interim safety measure, before converting the entire fleet to the LHB coaches.
The Railway ministry according to an official was creating a bank of award winning literary works from across the country to christen trains across railway zones
The experts, who will be here till September 1, will meet senior officials and conduct site visits.
Data shows that the recent accidents are not isolated incidents.