SWR: WAM-4 Electric Locomotive Put on Display at Rail Soudha

Sujatha Singh, President SWRWWO today unveiled the statue of Kittur Rani Chennama at the entrance of Rail Soudha, B G Mallya, PCEE inaugurated the loco in the presence of Shri Ajay Kumar... Read more »

ECoR: Bhubaneswar-Delhi Rajdhani with Heritage Display Flagged Off

Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan flagged off the Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express showcasing heritage and culture of Odisha from Bhubaneswar Railway station today Read more »

Diamond Jubilee of 25 KV electric traction on IR: how it all started

Sixty years of AC traction on Indian Railways completed. Durgapur to Mughalsarai, Asansol to Tatanagar, Kharagpur to Rourkela and Rajkharsawan to Dangoaposi sections were the first sections on 25kV AC. Read more »

CR: Kalyan Electric Loco Shed Celebrates 91st Anniversary

The premier Shed of Indian Railways has the proud distinction of being the First Electric Loco Shed under the then Great Indian Peninsula Railway (GIPR). It was established on 28.11.1928. Read more »

WR: World Heritage Week Celebrations Commence with Release of Heritage Books

Heritage Week celebrations were kick-started with the inauguration of a two day Heritage Exhibition by the Chief Guest of the function, Shri A K Gupta – General Manager of W. Rly at... Read more »

50+ yrs old steam loco plinthed at Sahibganj stn

Steam loco,over 50 years old has been plinthed outside Sahibganj station. It weighs 161 tonnes. Read more »

WR: Two Day Heritage Exhibition at WR HQ for World Heritage Week Celebrations

WR has joined hands with Archaeological Survey of India to commemorate this year’s World Heritage Wee. Heritage Week celebrations will be kick-started with the inauguration of a two day Heritage Exhibition at... 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 »

Kalyan ELS Gets its First 25kV Passenger Locomotive

The oldest electric locomotive shed (ELS) in India, based in Kalyan, Mumbai, has finally received its first 25kV AC passenger locomotive Read more »