IR to procure 44 Vande Bharat train sets: Tender out

IR to procure 44 semi-high speed train sets. These train sets will be procured in multiples of basic Units of four coaches each which can be attached or detached from the train... Read more »

ICF to Produce 640 Vande Bharat Coaches by FY22

ICF will produce 640 vande-bharat coaches by FY22. A total of 160 coaches will be produced in FY20, 240 each in FY21 and FY22 respectively. Read more »

Two PSUs to Absorb Indian Railways Production Units?

In a twist, the Ministry of Railways is considering a proposal to create two PSUs instead of the originally planned one PSU to take over the Indian Railways' production units. Read more »

Dousing Fires: Railway Board reverses 2018 order on Electrical and Mechanical reporting structure

Railway Board has decided to put a full stop on the ongoing one-upmanship between the Mechanical and Electrical departments of Indian Railways over train-sets, has rolled back restructuring orders passed in 2018 Read more »

Vande Bharat Express: New Delhi – Vaishno Devi Katra Route Trials Soon

The second service of the Vande Bharat Express is likely to be introduced on between New Delhi and Katra for catering to pilgrims visiting the Vaishno Devi shrine. Read more »

Mumbai – Nashik or Pune in 2 hours? Not anytime soon

Is a 2 hour Mumbai to Pune or Mumbai to Nashik run really possible with the current state of affairs on Central Railway? We take a look at what's involved 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 »

Train-18: 44 new rakes to be produced at ICF

The Ministry of Railways has recently placed an order of 44 more rakes of the indigenously produced Train-18 rake, according to Integral Coach Factory (ICF) officials. Read more »

Train-18 rake failure result of cattle-hit, expected to run tomorrow as scheduled.

The trainset, used for the inaugural Vande Bharat Express run, was reported as being stranded near Tundla. Read more »

India’s first Semi High Speed ‘Train-18’ based service, Vande Bharat Express, to be flagged off by PM tomorrow.

India’s first semi high speed trainset-based service will be flagged off tomorrow between New Delhi and Varanasi via Kanpur. Read more »