Bombay Calcutta Railway Link Completes 150 Years

The first railway link between Bombay (Mumbai) and Calcutta (Kolkata) was complete 150 years ago at Jubbulpore (Jabalpur). More on the day and details of the route here Read more »

Piyush Goyal inaugurates 3 projects on ER

Three projects on ER's Howrah, Sealdah and Malda divisions inaugurated. Read more »

Two-day block to strengthen Nagpur's diamond crossing

The diamond crossing at Nagpur was strengthened using concrete sleepers. Read more »

ER’s track maintenance at Jhajha starting November 10

Eastern Railway (ER) will do track maintenance work o­n DOWN main line between Jhajha and Narganjo for three hours. Read more »

IR employees take great efforts to save elephants from being hit

Alert railway employees do whatever it takes to save the lives of elephants being killed on rail tracks.This includes speed restrictions and honking by loco pilots. Read more »

Gandhiji’s Journey from Burdwan to Poona

Mahatma Gandhi, in his autobiography “My experiments with truth” dedicated one chapter to the ‘Woes of third-class passengers’. Read more »

Gandhiji’s Journeys by Third Class on Indian Railways

On the occasion of the Mahatma's 150th birth anniversary, Raghavendra Rao takes a look at Gandhi's experiences traveling in a third class coach on the Indian Railways Read more »

South Coast Railway to commence earliest by February 1, 2020

The newly created railway zone South Coast Railway (SCoR) is likely to commence operations earliest by February 2020. Read more »

Monsoon Disruptions on Mumbai’s Ghat sections: The 4th Line Imperative

Derailments, boulder falling onto the tracks, landslides and flooding of ghat section tracks has caused disruptions. A look at the causes and solutions Read more »

Colonial Era protocols and practices: the bane of Indian Railways

Pre-independence colonial-era customs followed by the British are still prevalent on IR which is hampering the behemoth’s progress. Read more »