10 Key Policy and Infra Issues for the New Railway Minister

Several key issues on Policy and Infra that continue to bog down IR are likely to be on the new railway minister's plate. Read more »

UPDATED: Train 18: RDSO and ICF Propose Solution for Damaging Cattle Runovers

Solution to Cattle Runovers on Train-18 found. Testing underway. Read more »

New Line: Solapur Osmanabad via Tuljapur, several other works to be inaugurated today

Indian Railways has decided to construct a new rail line between Solapur and Osmananbad via Tuljapur Read more »

On IR’s Social Media Royal Fumble

IR's social media team sometimes overspeeds Read more »

Slew of announcements for Andhra by Piyush Goyal

Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon'ble Minister for Railways, Govt of India, made a slew of passenger friendly announcements at a function to inaugurate a part of the Obulavaripalli Venkatachalam new railway line Read more »

Vice President to inaugurate part of Obulavaripalli Venkatachalam line

The Vice President of India, Shri Venkaiah Naidu will today dedicate a part of the Venkatachalam – Vellikallu/Rapur and Obulavaripalli – Cherlopalli sections in Andhra Pradesh to the nation. Shri Piyush Goyal,... Read more »

Mumbai suburban, Now and Future of Mumbai’s Lifeline

Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister for Railways, Coal, Finance and Corporate Affairs, Govt of India, writes about the Mumbai Suburban railway network, its importance to the smooth functioning of the metropolis and how... Read more »

IR targets 90% punctuality by November 2018

Staff faces an uphill task of improving punctuality, even with loose timeliness definitions. Read more »

Production Units unable to meet freight wagon demand: Piyush Goyal

Wagon manufacturers have not been able to produce as many wagons as required by Indian Railways, according to Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal. Read more »

Indian Railways to become a net zero carbon emitter by 2030: Piyush Goyal

Minister re-iterates plan to fully electrify railway network. Read more »