Koderma – Giridih new line on ECR to fully open for traffic on February 25

Come February 25, train services will commence on the 24-km long Kawar – Maheshmunda section of the 110.8 km Koderma - Giridih line. Read more »

More comfort: Nagpur – Mumbai Duronto to get full LHB rakes.

The 12289/12290 Nagpur - Mumbai - Nagpur Duronto will soon switch from hybrid LHB to full LHB rakes Read more »

900 IR officers identified for cadre review

The Union Cabinet under the Prime Minister’s Chairmanship has approved the cadre review of eight Group A services in Indian Railways. Read more »

Paimar- Bandhua new rail line to be energised

East Central Railway has notified that the Paimar- Bandhua new rail line in Danapur division will be energized using 25 KV AC traction effective February 23.. Public has been cautioned not to... Read more »

A Phenomenal Effort

Avid railbuff from Chennai S Aravind and his documentation on Chainages of IR Read more »

Railway Board asks zones to obtain push pull clearance for running trains

Railway Board has asked all zones to obtain the required clearance / sanctions for running WAP-5 / WAP-7 in push-pull mode within their respective zones according to sources. This follows the successful... Read more »

Tera time aayega: Brilliant ad on ticketless travel goes viral

Western Railway has come up with a cheeky video on ticketless travel based on the now popular hip hop number from the movie Gully Boys, Mera Time Aayega. The video has gone... Read more »

Sachkand express to go full LHB

The 12715/12716 Huzur Saheb Nanded - Amritsar Sachkand express will soon run with all rakes being converted to LHB coaches. Read more »

New Tri-weekly train between Bhusaval and Bandra terminus via the Tapti Valley

PM Modi inaugurated the tri-weekly Bhusaval – Bandra terminus Khandesh Express (Train Number 19003/19004) and the Nandurbar – Udhna and the Udhna – Paldhi mainline EMU trains . Train No. 19003 Bandra... Read more »

Electrification in full swing on Indian Railways

Electrification of several sections on Indian Railways (IR) has been completed recently. They were dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the last weekend.  They are Jalgaon Udhna (doubling and... Read more »