73 Years Ago: Part III – First Post-Independence Indian Railways Budget Dealt With Stressed Finances

The first railway budget of independent India had to contend with issues caused by the partition and increases prices of coal Read more »

WR: 16,000 Goods Trains Operated Since Lockdown, 33.9 Million Tons of Goods Moved

Over 16,000 goods trains were operated by Western Railway since the lockdown, earning more than 4,200 crores for the Indian Railways Read more »

Freight Loading Increased 10% for Six Days of September 2020 says Indian Railways

Indian Railways continues to report a gradual improvement in loading as benefits from incentives and efforts to garner business kick in. Read more »

Indian Railways’ Initiatives Taken to Boost Freight Loading At a Glance

Indian Railways have rolled out a series of customer friendly incentives boost freight loading by making it more cost-effective. Here is a list Read more »

NCR Improves Freight Earnings in August 2020 With Loading From New Segments

North Central Railway has surpassed freight earnings of August 2019 for the same period this year, improving the possibility of a full recovery soon Read more »

NFR Registers Freight Earnings Growth in July 2020

Northeast Frontier Railway registered a significant increase in freight traffic in July 2020 over the same month in the previous year Read more »

NR: GM Reviews Performance, Progress on Maintenance and Speed Upgrades

The General Manager of Northern Railway conducted a performance review with zonal officials to review progress of works across the zone. Read more »

Indian Railways Need Focus on Increasing Revenue, Minimizing Costs: Piyush Goyal at Workmen Sangoshthi

Workmen Sangoshthi was organized for representatives of the Railway Unions and was attended by the Railway Minister, MoSR and Railway Board officials Read more »

Various Schemes Introduced to Boost Freight Traffic on Western Railway. See List

Indian Railways has formulated several incentive schemes to boost freight traffic and create a win-win situation for both freight customers and Indian Railways Read more »

Freight Earnings in Both Directions For IR, Cheaper Rates for Consigners: SCR Introduces First Round-Trip Traffic Service

South Central Railway has loaded the first Round Trip Traffic Rake for Bharathi Cements under the new policy that helps provide cost-effective transport to consigners Read more »