MYSORE, October 31, 2014
Friday, October 31, 2014
Kapurthala, October 31, 2014
First high speed train on Delhi-Agra sector on Nov 10
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
New Delhi, October 29, 2014
Railway Union’s red flag to Board restructure planPTI
Expressing concern over the government’s move to restructure the Railway Board and separating policy making from operations, a Railwaymen’s body on Wednesday said the move would lead to “chaos”.
“In the name of re-organisation, separating the policy making from operations, may lead to chaos,” National Federation of Indian Railwaymen (NIFR) general Secretary M. Raghavaiah said.
Monday, October 27, 2014
CBI finds Rs 10 lakh in drainpipes of railway officer's houseOct 25, 2014,
Pollution along rail tracks needs to be attended with utmost sincerity: NGT
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 -
New Delhi: Anguished over the failure of a committee to even suggest measures for tackling the problem of human excreta and waste dumping along railway tracks, the National Green Tribunal on Monday expressed dissatisfaction saying such serious issue needs to be attended with utmost sincerity.
Bullet trains in India: pros and cons
While the country seemed excited when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a diamond quadrilateral of bullet trains to connect the four major cities of Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai in his venture called “Smart cities” project, critics have a lot to say. There are reasons to be happy about this project and there are reasons that drive us to ponder if this is the first priority of a nation with majority of its population below poverty line. Let us look at it from all point of views and generate our own opinion on this.
MADURAI, October 28, 2014
Loco-pilot stops train citing mental depressionS. Sundar
A loco-pilot on Monday stopped an express train midway, near Tirunelveli, saying he was “depressed” as Southern Railway’s Madurai Division had not settled some of his grievances.
GUNTUR, October 28, 2014
Officials take pledge to end corruptionStaff Reporter
Personnel of various Central and State Government departments undertook a pledge to combat corruption to mark the beginning of Vigilance Awareness Week from Monday.
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Railway officials in a fix over freeze on some promotionsSrinand Jha, Hindustan Times New Delhi, October 26, 2014
NEW DELHI, October 27, 2014
Learn about Indian Nobel laureates while on the goJaideep Deo Bhanj
Goods Train hits another goods train in Latehar, disrupts rail movement.
Nitish seeks apology, compensation from Railway ministry
PTI [ Updated 26 Oct 2014, 17:42:44 ]
Friday, October 24, 2014
7th central pay commission.
Our central organisation ALL INDIA LOCO RUNNING STAFF ASSOCIATION [AILRSA], representating the loco running staff of Indian Railway, submitted memorandom to you your kind honour. Loco running staff means the employees i.e. ASSISTANT LOCO PILOT, SHUNTING LOCO PILOT, LOCO PILOT GOODS, LOCO PILOT PASSANGER AND LOCO PILOT MAIL, who are appointed to work the locomotive and trains in Indian Railway.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
New Delhi: A senior Railway Board official was caught red-handed on Wednesday by the Central Bureau of Investigation for allegedly receiving Rs.5 lakh in bribe from a tour operator to facilitate special trains and additional coaches for tourists.
Beijing: China’s newly established railway development fund might serve as an expedient measure to help finance the country’s railroad construction projects over the next two years and help ease financial pressure on the China Railway Corporation (CRC) as it is mired in heavy debt after it took over a portion of business from the former Ministry of Railways in 2013, Guangzhou’s Southern Weekly reports.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
BERLIN, October 19, 2014
Biggest German rail strike on busy autumn weekend
German rail travellers on Saturday faced delays and disruptions on one of autumn’s busiest travel weekends as the train drivers’ union began one of its largest strikes in recent years.
Friday, October 17, 2014
NEW DELHI, October 17, 2014
Contempt notice to Railway Board chief in New DelhiMohammed Iqbal
The Delhi High Court has issued notice to Railway Board chairman Arunendra Kumar on a petition seeking initiation of contempt proceedings against him for failing to comply with its direction to appoint a committee for review of the Katra-Banihal section of railway line to Kashmir.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Station masters decry overwork
To stage protest demonstration in Bangalore on Wednesday
MANGALORE: Railway Station Masters, who work behind the scenes for smooth operation of trains, have now decided to come out in the open highlighting their grievances. Important among them is that they are being overwork without a weekly break.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Chennai-Mysore High Speed Rail May Not Reach Full Speed: Report
By Express News Service 14th October 2014 06:01 AM