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 »

No Plan to Shift Indian IRIMEE from Jamalpur: Ministry of Railways

Indian Railways says it has no plans to shift the Indian Railways Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (IRIMEE) from Jamalpur to Lucknow Read more »

Indian Railways Extends Passenger Service Cancellation till May 3rd

Indian Railways has extended cancellation of all passenger services upto the end of May 3rd 2020 in accordance with the extension of the national lockdown 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 »

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 »

Indian Railways Spent 1,994 Cr on Travel Concessions for 53 Categories of Passengers including Senior Citizens

Indian Railways extend travel concessions in passenger fare to 53 categories of passengers and the element of concession ranges from 10% to 100% Read more »

Electrification of 28,810 km of Railway Line by December 2023: Piyush Goyal

Electrification of 28,810 kilometres of lines on Indian Railways is planned by December 2023, according to Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal. Annual targets inside Read more »

Railways: Thrust Areas of Budget 20-21

Railway related allocations, investment targets and revised targets from the Union Budget 2020-21 Read more »

Indian Railways Solar Power Plans: A Brief Look

There is about 51,000 hectare of Railway land available. Out of which, it is estimated that available feasible vacant land has a potential of 10 GW for installing land based solar plants.... Read more »

IR to take up Final Location Survey for Doubling 31 Sections

The Railway Board conveyed this decision to all the zones concerned on January 16,2020.Once completed, IR would have doubled 4499.23 route kilometers of its network. Read more »