6,058 Coaches, 5 Train-18 Rakes Planned in 2019-20

Over 6,000 coaches are planned for production in 2019-20 and will include coaches for five Train--18 rakes, according to sources in Indian Railways. Read more »

8.6 Billion Passengers: Indian Railways’ Target for 2019-20

The Indian Railways has set itself a target of 8.6 billion originating passengers in the financial year 2019-20 Read more »

IR Targets 1.28 Billion Tons of Freight Loading in FY 19-20

IR targets a 5% increase in freight loading for the financial year 2019-20 at 1285 million tonnes. Read more »

Manifesto Mania: What Congress & BJP Promise for Railways #LokSabha2019

We take a look at what the two largest political parties of India promise to do about the railway sector in India if they get elected. Read more »

When IR gives you lemons, make a lemonade

This isn’t the first time that such innovation by catering staff, contracted or railway employee, has been noticed. Read more »

IR’s confusing traction rolling stock policy

Where is IR heading with its assortment of locomotives and train configurations? Read more »

IR revamps Central Organisation of Railway Electrification (CORE)

IR has decided to shift its project offices at Bhubaneswar, Secunderabad and New Jalpaiguri as part of its reorganization exercise. Read more »

The Rajdhani class of trains: A chronology from 1969

A chronology of important milestones for the legendary Rajdhani class of trains on Indian Railways Read more »

New Zones: The more things change, the more they remain the same

Will each state in India have its own railway zone going forward? Read more »

BREAKING: New Zone based at Vishakhapatnam, to be called SCoR

In a press conference a few minutes ago, Piyush Goyal, Minister for Railways and Coal, announced the formation of Indian Railways' seventeenth zone based at Vishakhapatnam Read more »