Thursday, May 21, 2015
Monday, May 18, 2015
Mumbai : After the successful trials of the first train with automatic door closing system, the going has got tough for railway officials who had written to the Railway Board (RB) seeking their permission for changing all the trains with the similar function of door closing technology.
Sunday, May 17, 2015
|Railways facing shortage of 2,000 wagons daily|
It needs them for carrying coal, causing strain on its ambitious target of transporting 1.18 billion tons freight this year.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Railways to impart skill training at its facilitesMahendra K Singh,TNN | May 16, 2015,
Railways Pulls Chain on 'Snail-driven' Freight Train
By Dhinesh Kallungal
16th May 2015 06:02 AM
KOCHI: The Railways has grounded the operations of its first private cargo special train — the Parcel Cargo Express — flagged off from Chalakkudy in October last year, after transporting companies backed out citing huge losses caused by poor logistics.
Saturday, May 9, 2015
Friday, May 8, 2015
Rlys unable to meet operation cost of passenger services: CAG
Press Trust of India | New Delhi
May 8, 2015
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Bio-toilets stink as commuters, authorities play blame game
By Rajendra B Aklekar, Mumbai Mirror | May 5, 2015,
Instead of being dumped on the tracks, the waste in bio-toilets is collected in tanks (encircled) in which anaerobic bacteria convert it into harmless gas and water
AILRSA CEC on 03.05.2015 at Dr. BR Ambedkar Bhavan, Rani Jhansi Road, New Delhi. Presided by Com. NB Dutta, Working President, Com. MNP submitted report and Com. Jit Singh Tank submitted accounts.
The CEC after deliberations passed the following resolutions.
NEW DELHI, May 5, 2015
Loco pilots demand better working conditions
Loco pilots from across the country gathered at Jantar Mantar here on Monday to demand that the Railways improve their working conditions as recommended by various committees in the past.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Safety Bill: Motor Workers to Hold Stir on Thursday
By Express News Service
24th April 2015
MADURAI, April 29, 2015
“Responsibilities of railway officers and employees have gone up”
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
KOCHI, April 28, 2015
Railway to wield the stick against errant loco pilots
With the public irked by the loco pilots’ flash strike on Sunday over the conduct of the breath-analyser test, the Southern Railway is expected to step up vigil against crew members who are under the influence of liquor and narcotic drugs while manning trains.
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Saturday, April 25, 2015
BIBEK DEBROY Committee report: final report by Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Committee headed by Dr. Bibek Debroy on Mobilisation of Resources for Major Railways Projects and Restructuring of Railway Ministry and Railway Board has submitted its Interim Report in March 2015 containing, inter alia, recommendations o improving the functioning and performance of Railways.