Push-Pull Rajdhani with WAP-7s receives RDSO speed certificate

In what may be good news for faster Rajdhani operations, Research Design and Standards Organisation (RDSO) recently issued a speed certificate for a Push-Pull rake configuration between CSMT and New Delhi via... Read more »

Fewer waits outside KSR Bengaluru: Auto Signalling commissioned between Bangalore Cantt and Baiyyappanahalli

Passengers aboard trains entering and exiting Bengaluru City Station from and towards the north have a reason to cheer. Their waiting time will get shorter as the South Western Railway has just... Read more »

Improved safety : Bogie Monitoring System

In a new measure to enhance safety further, besides reducing costs, Indian Railways has installed a Bogie Monitoring System at Bakkas station on the outskirts of Lucknow. Read more »

Gujjar Agitation: Train Cancellations, Diversions and Short Terminations for 12-15 Feb 2019

Trains cancelled, diverted or cancelled due to Gujjar agitation. Read more »

Two 6,000 hp GE diesel locos arrive at Mundra Port

The first two diesel locomotives of 6,000 hp, manufactured by GE, arrived at the Mundra port on Sunday. Read more »

160-200 kph Upgrade: IR to Spend Rs. 1,600 Crores on Mumbai, Howrah Rajdhani routes in 2019-20

Once the project is complete, both Rajdhanis are expected to take 12 hours or less to cover the distance between New Delhi – Howrah and New Delhi - Mumbai. Read more »

Of chargeable & actual distances; chainages on Indian Railways [Part I]

The term is primarily used by the engineering department in Railways when surveying land and laid tracks. Chainage value is used to identify the exact location of various features in any topography,... Read more »

Loco Transfers: BRC WAG-5s to ET, NKJ diesel sheds and more

Following a directive from the Railway Board to home electric locomotives in diesel loco sheds, several WAG-5 class locomotives, homed originally at Vadodra (BRC) Electric Locomotive Shed, have been transferred. Read more »

Gujjar agitation: Several trains diverted. List here.

The Gujjar agitation in Rajasthan has resulted in diversion of several trains, according to a statement released by Western Railway. Read more »

Gujjar agitation: Several trains cancelled till 13th Feb. List here

The Gujjar agitation at the Malarna – Nimoda block section between Sawai Madhopur and Bayana has led to several cancellations on Western Railway until February 13. Read more »