Condemn 2,500 Diesels ASAP, Make Indian 10-12k hp Electric Locos by 2022: Ministry tells Railway Board

The railway ministry wants half the diesel loco fleet to be scrapped as soon as possible, and wants the railways to produce high horse power electric locos in India Read more »

Private Trains: Railway Board Asks Zones To Identify Sites For Maintenance Infra

The Railway Board has instructed zones to identify suitable land or space within existing facilities for private train operators to set up maintenance facilities Read more »

On Mission Mode, Railways Pulls Freight Traffic Ahead Of Last Year’s Level

Average speed of Freight Trains on 27 July 2020 was more than double as compare to last year for the same date Read more »

UPDATED: India Hands Over 10 BG Diesel Locomotives to Bangladesh

India has handed over 10 broad gauge diesel locomotives to Bangladesh as grant as per an agreement inked earlier. Read more »

Indian Railways to Switch to Procurement Through Govt’s GeM Portal

Indian Railways has decided to switch to procurement through the Government of India's GeM portal by integrating the IREPS portal with the former Read more »

Pre-application Conference On Private Train Project Held Today

16 prospective applicants participated in this conference 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 »

Business Development Unit For Freight In Southern Railway

The Business Development Units will basically facilitate Industry and Trade representatives Read more »

Fact Check: No, 109 Train Routes Are Not Being Privatized by Indian Railways

We fact check the claims that Indian Railways is going to allow private operators to take over 109 routes and fix fares for all trains, making them unaffordable Read more »

Private Train Services Move A Step Further, Indian Railways Invites RFQs For Services on 109 Route Pairs

Indian Railways moves forward with the plan of running private trains by inviting a request for qualification from interested parties to run these trains Read more »