130 kmph on Golden Quadrilateral, Diagonals by March 2021: Indian Railways Sets Itself a Stiff Target

Indian Railways will have to clear several bottlenecks along the golden quadrilateral and golden diagonal routes if the sectional speed is to be raised to 130 kmph . Read more »

160 kph: Speed increase on New Delhi-Howrah/Mumbai routes moves forward, Railway Board seeks detailed estimates

The objective is to reduce travel time of Howrah Rajdhani from 17 hours to 12 hours and from Mumbai Rajdhani 15.5 hours to 10 hours. Read more »

Delinking of Dakshin express Slip coaches; Vizag AC express speeded

12721/22 Dakshin express will soon become an independent train and the slip coaches of the Visakhapatnam-Kazipet express will no longer be attached/detached at Kazipet. Read more »

Howrah Rajdhani may get faster by 1.5 hrs, use Push-Pull configuration

Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani may soon trim its schedule by 1.5 hours between the two cities, with a switch to the Push-Pull configuration. Read more »

Vande Bharat Express: New Delhi – Vaishno Devi Katra Route Trials Soon

The second service of the Vande Bharat Express is likely to be introduced on between New Delhi and Katra for catering to pilgrims visiting the Vaishno Devi shrine. Read more »

Telangana Express to get LHB rakes from July (Update: Date of introduction postponed)

Update (Jun 30): The date of introduction of the new LHB rake has been temporarily postponed by a few days due to operational and logistical reasons. More clarity on the same will... Read more »

12303 HWH NDLS Poorva Express Derails at Rooma, No Casualties

Twelve coaches of the New-Delhi bound train number 12303 Howrah - New Delhi Poorva express derailed at Rooma railway station last night at 50 minutes past midnight injuring 14 passengers. Read more »

Mumbai – Delhi CR Rajdhani Speeded up, CSMT Departure at 16:10

The Indian Railways has finally decided to speed the Mumbai CSMT - Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani up by 1 hour and 35 minutes Read more »

India’s first Semi High Speed ‘Train-18’ based service, Vande Bharat Express, to be flagged off by PM tomorrow.

India’s first semi high speed trainset-based service will be flagged off tomorrow between New Delhi and Varanasi via Kanpur. Read more »

Timings Changed for Secunderabad Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express

Indian Railways has slightly tweaked timings of the 12437 Secunderabad Nizamuddin weekly Rajdhani express between Bhopal Jn and Hazrat Nizamuddin. Read more »