73 Years Ago: Part III – First Post-Independence Indian Railways Budget Dealt With Stressed Finances

The first railway budget of independent India had to contend with issues caused by the partition and increases prices of coal Read more »

Rs 1,200 crore and counting: IR’s losses on farmer agitation in Punjab

Rs 1200 crore and counting : IR’s losses on farmer agitation in Punjab Read more »

IR Oct freight numbers up 15 % yoy

IR freight numbers for October up 15 % yoy. Read more »

WR Achieves Best Ever Loading, 8 Million Tons, in October 2020

Western Railway has managed to achieve its best-ever monthly freight performance, with 8.14 million tons of goods loaded in October 2020. Read more »

Southern Railway Loads Record Volumes of Foodgrain, Automobiles in October 2020

Record loading of paddy and automobiles in October helped Southern Railway show good freight revenue performance Read more »

SR Bags Gypsum Haulage Business From MNC

Gypsum has been transported to Bidadi by rail for the first time and the zone expects to haul more of the mineral to Bidadi in future Read more »

WR: 16,000 Goods Trains Operated Since Lockdown, 33.9 Million Tons of Goods Moved

Over 16,000 goods trains were operated by Western Railway since the lockdown, earning more than 4,200 crores for the Indian Railways Read more »

Indian Railways’ Initiatives Taken to Boost Freight Loading At a Glance

Indian Railways have rolled out a series of customer friendly incentives boost freight loading by making it more cost-effective. Here is a list Read more »

Freight Loading From Kakinada Port Will Be At Par With Last Year, Officials Assure SCR GM

Representatives from the port and power sectors forecast improvement in freight loading in the second half of the financial year Read more »

NCR Improves Freight Earnings in August 2020 With Loading From New Segments

North Central Railway has surpassed freight earnings of August 2019 for the same period this year, improving the possibility of a full recovery soon Read more »