UPDATED: 162 Ganpati Special Trains Between Mumbai and Konkan Announced, Reservations Start on 15th August. Details Inside

Central Railway has announced running of 162 fully reserved trains between Mumbai and the Konkan region of Maharashtra. See details inside Read more »

CR Clarification On Running Of Ganpati Specials

Central Railway is ready to run the specials, however, the final go-ahead is yet to be confirmed by the State Government of Maharashtra. Read more »

Cable-Stayed Bridge to Replace ROB at Mumbai’s Bellasis Road Near Mumbai Central Station

The MRIDC plans construction of a cable-stayed bridge to replace the Bellasis Road ROB near Mumbai Central Station Read more »

Old Railway Sleepers Get New Life as Boundary Wall Along High-Speed Lines

North Central Railway has started reusing old and unused PSC railway sleepers to build fencing or boundary walls alongside high speed tracks. Read more »

Indian Railways Clarifies, No Timetabled Trains Till Further Notice, Special Trains Continue

Indian Railways issues clarification: No new circular on cancellation of trains issued, normal scheduled trains remain cancelled till further notice, special trains to run only Read more »

The Tale of the Indian Rail… Cow

The Indian Railways is much like the cow Lalu Prasad Yadav claimed it to be; milked dry, worked to exhaustion and under-nourished Read more »

Western Railway Dispatches Second Goods Train to Bangladesh, Loaded With Cloth, Chemicals and Dyes

Western Railway has dispatched its second goods train to Bangladesh in a week loaded with cloth, chemicals and dyes, officials say more trains soon Read more »

Designed for Double Stack Containers: First Set of New BLCS Wagons Roll Out of Golden Rock Workshop

Golden Rock Workshop turns out its first rake of designed for double stack container wagons. BLCS wagons are equipped with 25 ton fit axles and several other features Read more »

Kisan Rail Train for Farmers’ Perishable Agriculture Produce Flagged Off from Devlali, Nashik

The first ever Kisan Rail train, a 10 coach parcel special train for farmers' agriculture produce, was flagged off today Read more »

UPDATED: The Mercurial Pernem Tunnel: A Soft-soil Hurdle for Konkan Railway Engineers

The Pernem tunnel of Konkan Railway has a past replete with incidents thanks to the kind of soil it passes through, like four other tunnels on the line Read more »