Indian Railways Plans Transformation to Net Zero Carbon Emission by 2030

Indian Railways has set its sights on becoming a Net Zero Carbon Emission Network by 2030, with a pilot project up at Bina and likely to be commissioned in the next few... Read more »

Centre and Maharashtra Tussle Over Shramik Specials: CR Issues Clarification

Following Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal's tweets on the issue of Shramik Special Trains, Central Railway has issued its own statement on the claims Read more »

Indian Railways to Start 200 Non AC Trains from 1st June: Minister Piyush Goyal

The Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal has announced the starting of 200 trains for passengers from 1st June 2020. Online booking to start soon. Read more »

Indian Railways Preps for COVID-19, See Various Initiatives Taken

Indian Railways continues to run freight operations for essential commodities while preparing to help the government in handling COVID-19 crisis Read more »

CR: Eight More Railway Stations to get Emergency Medical Rooms, Already Functional on 18 Stations.

Eight additional stations are in the process of getting Emergency Medical Rooms on Central Railway. The zone has 18 functional EMRs as of now. Read more »

Steps that Indian Railways is Taking to Improve Punctuality of Trains

Here are the steps that the Indian Railways is taking to improve punctuality of trains according to Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal in a response to a query in Rajya Sabha Read more »

Passenger Amenities on Indian Railways: Measures to Curb Overcharging, Improve Security and Cleanliness Taken

Indian Railways has taken several measures to curb overcharging for food items and to improve security and cleanliness on stations and in trains. Details inside Read more »

Steps Being Taken to Increase Speed of Trains, No Proposal to Privatise Railways: Piyush Goyal to Parliament

Indian Railways taking several steps to increase speeds of trains, no proposal to privatise the organisation, and new line works underway to connect Buddhist pilgrimage centres Read more »

Indian Railways Operating Ratio, Revenue Surplus and Expenditure Over Five Years

Operating Ratio, Revenue Surplus and Expenditure of the Indian Railways over the last five years excluding capital expenditure from external borrowings. Read more »

PPP on Indian Railways: Projects Worth 5,700 Cr Completed, 13,400 Cr Given In-Principle Approval

Indian Railways have completed projects worth Rs. 5,700 crores under various PPP models, and have over Rs. 13,000 crores worth of projects in the pipeline: Piyush Goyal Read more »