Monday, July 6, 2015

Auxiliary Warning System to avoid hitting on buffer

Auxiliary Warning System to avoid hitting on buffer
Mumbai: A week after a suburban train rammed into dead-end buffer at Churchgate station and jumped onto the concourse, the railways will soon introduce an auxilliary warning system (AWS) at CST, Churchgate and Andheri stations to prevent such mishaps in future.

AILRSA seeks electronic earmuffs for loco pilots

MANGALURU, July 5, 2015

AILRSA seeks electronic earmuffs for loco pilots


  • ANIL KUMAR SASTRY

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Goods train derails at Allahabad

Goods train derails near railway station

Rail tragedy averted in Tamil Nadu

Rail tragedy averted in Tamil Nadu


Friday, July 3, 2015

CBI arrests Northern Railway engineer for bribery

CBI arrests Northern Railway engineer for bribery


CRB with RB reviews SER performance

FULL BOARD LED BY CHAIRMAN REVIEWS SER PERFORMANCE AT HIGH LEVEL MEETING HELD AT SER HEADQUARTES, GARDEN REACH

Panel to Double the Salary of MP's


Panel to Double the Salary of MP's

NEW DELHI: A parliamentary panel has recommended doubling the salary of law makers and also increasing pension of former MPs by almost 75%.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Letter sent to GM SWR regarding violation of GR 4.35

To
    Sri. Pradeep Kumar Saxena,
    General Manager,
    South Western Railway,
    Hubli.

Sub:- Abrasive SOB of Mechanical Department, Over burdening of Loco Pilot- protest- seeking kind intervention-reg

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Delhi division Railway plans to issue electronic muffs to Loco Pilots:


Delhi div. Rly  plans to issue electronic muffs to Loco Pilots:
New Delhi: To protect railway employees from occupational health hazard of exposure to high decibel sounds during long working hours, the Delhi division of the Northern Railway plans to issue electronic muffs, a device which suppress all very high-level ambient noises to medically prescribed limit.

Bonus ceiling

Central Government is considering to increase the eligibility limit of bonus from 10000 to 21000.

According to media source, the Central is going to give a green signal to the much awaited decision to raise eligibility limit of bonus from Rs.10000 to 21000. And the calculation ceiling also hike from Rs.3,500 to Rs.7,000

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Kolkata Rail Recruitment fraud victims were surprisingly ‘trained’,’paid’

Kolkata Rail Recruitment fraud victims were surprisingly ‘trained’,’paid’

Kolkata (KOAA): The detective department made one more arrest in the fake railway and extortion racket with the arrest of one Jitendra Chowdhury from Rishra. What the cops learnt from him has left them wondering on some insider role in running the gang. Sources said the gang used to operate at different levels and had several persons acting as their field agents across four cities in south Kolkata.

Auto train braking system for Churchgate, CST in a week

Jun 30 2015 : The Times of India (Mumbai)
Auto train braking system for Churchgate, CST in a week
Mumbai:
TNN

Monday, June 29, 2015

Indian Railways, Army among world's biggest employers: Study


NEW DELHI: Two Indian organizations — Army and Railways — are among the world's biggest employers, together employing a whopping 2.7 million people, said a report. 

Friday, June 26, 2015

Rail Wheel Factory/Yalahanka factory-test LHB Wheels at 160 Kmph speed

EPFO TO INVEST IN ETFs from NEXT MONTH

EPFO TO INVEST IN ETFs from NEXT MONTH

Employees Provident Fund(EPFO) will start investing  in  stock markets from the coming month as part of its plan to put in as much as Rs 5000 crores in Exchange Traded Funds(ETFs) by the end of this Fiscal.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Notice for CWC meeting

Date: 23.06.2015


Notice for CWC meeting

Train derails after blast on track in Jharkhand

Train derails after blast on track in Jharkhand

  • PTI


National JCA Meeting held on 8th June

National JCA Meeting held on 8th June

The National JCA, which met at the Staff Side Office on 8th June, 2015, took note of the fact that quite a few states are yet to hold the State Level Conventions. The meeting also noted that the strike decision taken on 28th April, 2015 has not been percolated down to the rank and file of the workers. 

Monday, June 22, 2015

Railway union members to oppose Debroy Commission report, protest on 25th


Railway union members to oppose Debroy Commission report, protest on 25th

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Fire at Itarsi station, Bhopal and Nagpur bound trains affected


Fire at Itarsi station, Bhopal and Nagpur bound trains affected


BHOPAL: More than two dozen trains in the busy Itarsi-Nagpur track have been affected since Wednesday morning following reports of fire in signaling system at Itarsi railway station. Consequently, many trains to and from Bhopal have been affected and are running late by few hours.

High HP dual-cabin Diesel Locomotive to be homed at Diesel Loco Shed/Tiruchi



High HP dual-cabin Diesel Locomotive to be homed at Diesel Loco Shed/Tiruchi

Tiruchirappalli (TPJ): A newly manufactured high horsepower diesel locomotive with dual cabin arrangement has been introduced by the Railways for the first time in south India.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

A brake in time saves rail passengers


A brake in time saves rail passengers

Anil Kumar Sastry
  

Three coaches of Kannur/Karwar-Bengaluru Express skid off track near Arebetta

Loco pilot is second time lucky


Loco pilot is second time lucky

Anil Kumar Sastry

Two years ago, a broken rail on the Ghat had resulted in derailment of the same train

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Debroy panel wants Railways to embrace liberalisation


Debroy panel wants Railways to embrace liberalisation


Report a clear road map for privatisation, say unions