Indian Railway(Search results - 75)
Decoding The Economy27, Jan 2020, 4:01 PM IST
IRCTC To Pay Compensation of Rs 63000 To Passengers of Tejas Express For Running Late
The newly launched Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express got delayed. The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) on 22 January said that it will pay a compensation of ₹100 each to around 630 passengers of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express because of the delay.
Decoding The Economy17, Jan 2020, 7:09 PM IST
Here's Why No imports will be Allowed without HSN Code in the Country
No imports will be allowed without HSN (Harmonised System of Nomenclature) code into the country said the Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Railways, Piyush Goyal in New Delhi. HSN is an internationally standardized system of names and numbers to classify traded products.
India17, Jan 2020, 3:56 PM IST
Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express: All You Need To Know About This IRCTC Train
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today flagged off the inaugural run of the second premium Tejas train between Ahmedabad and Mumbai. Services on this train, operated by IRCTC, will begin on January 19 from the city. Pegged as a symbol of Indian culture blended with modernisation for enhanced passenger comfort, here’s everything you need to know about this train.
India9, Jan 2020, 7:17 PM IST
Indian Railways to Install Video Surveillance across 983 Stations
Indian Railways in a bid to improve the overall security of the passengers travelling in the trains has decided to install smart cameras in its premises. In order to enhance security at Railway stations which are major hubs of transportation on 8th January announced that Indian Railways is in the process of installing Internet Protocol (IP) based Video Surveillance System (VSS) at stations, that is, waiting halls, reservation counters, parking areas, main entrance/ exit, platforms, foot over bridges, booking offices, etc.
Politics26, Dec 2019, 5:25 PM IST
Transformational Organisational Restructuring of the Indian Railways
The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved a transformational organisational restructuring of the Indian Railways. This historic reform will go a long way in achieving Government’s vision of making Indian Railways the growth engine of India's vikas yatra.
India21, Dec 2019, 4:23 PM IST
CAA Protests: West Bengal BJP MP Roopa Ganguly slams protesters for damaging railway property
West Bengal BJP MP Roopa Ganguly condemned CAA protests for the damage caused to Indian Railways with burning stations and trains
Politics19, Dec 2019, 7:40 PM IST
Indian Railways offers 50% Concession for Youth Participating in “Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat” Programme
In order to facilitate the travel of youth participants of “Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat” program, Indian Railways has decided to grant 50% concession in basic fares of Second/Sleeper Class to youths with earnings/emoluments of not more than Rs.5000/- per month for travelling from one State to another State to take part in ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’ programme. This concession has been granted as a special case and it is admissible only in the normal train services and not for booking of Special Trains/Coaches.
India18, Dec 2019, 12:47 PM IST
Indian Railway sells water made from air for Rs 5 per litre
'Meghdoot' is installed under SCR’s green initiatives and water conservation measures. Indian Railway sells water to passengers for price ranging from Rs 2 to Rs 8.
Politics11, Dec 2019, 4:17 PM IST
Indian Railways Takes Decisive Step to Cut Down Electricity Bill, Reduce Operating Cost
With the goal of reducing the cost of electricity for traction, Indian Railways has commenced flow of additional 50 MW power (Total 100 MW) from Bhartiya Rail Bijli Company Limited (BRBCL) in the State of Bihar with effect from 28 November 2019, which is expected to lead to an annual saving of Rs. 110 Crores per annum on a recurring basis. The additional flow of 10 MW power from BRBCL has also been started in the State of Rajasthan with effect from 20 November 2019 which is expected to lead to an annual saving of Rs. 11.50 Crores per annum.
Politics5, Dec 2019, 4:21 PM IST
To make Transportation More Convenient, Indian Railways Provides Facilities To Differently Abled
Encouraged by ‘Accessible India Campaign’ launched in 2015 by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, Indian Railways have been providing facilities/services to Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan). so as to enable them a barrier free transportation across the Railway network. To make its services more convenient and accessible to differently-abled passengers (Divyangjans) at railway stations, Indian Railways offers the following facilities.
Politics5, Dec 2019, 4:00 PM IST
The Handshake | India and Germany to make Indian railways better together
Hello and welcome to this episode of The Handshake, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about the pact signed between India and Germany regarding the betterment of Indian Railways.
Politics20, Nov 2019, 7:01 PM IST
Here's How You Can Claim Compensation On Delay of IRCTC's Tejas Express
IRCTC will pay a compensation of Rs100 in case the train during its run is delayed by more than one-hour and Rs 250 in case the train is delayed by more than two hours. The train has been running on time since launch, but it recorded a delay of more than two hours on October 19 due to late start from Lucknow in the morning. IRCTC received and approved claims of 158 passengers within a period of 3 days out of which compensation has already been paid to 74 passengers
Politics19, Nov 2019, 3:53 PM IST
Indian Railways Take These Steps To Combat Foggy Weather
Every winter, due to fog, flights and train services are delayed across the country. Just like flights now even Indian railways will be alerting passengers when their trains will be running late. Now the problem of passengers waiting at the railway station for hours will be resolved. Indian Railways has announced that the passengers will get real-time updates of the train.
India13, Nov 2019, 3:45 PM IST
How This 10-year-old Bengaluru Girl Has Kindled Hope For End Of VIP Culture
In a very heartwarming gesture, the Southern Western Railway authorities on Saturday inaugurated a railway escalator at the Bengaluru City Railway Station by a 10-year-old girl. This incident won a lot of appreciation from the public and is being considered as a step towards putting an end to the VIP culture.
Politics12, Nov 2019, 6:18 PM IST
Soon, You Can Sip Your Chai From Kulhad, Indian Railways To Re-Introduce Kulhad Scheme
Keeping the environment in mind, the Indian Railways has taken the decision to implement Kulhad scheme. From the new year, tea will be available in Kulhad instead of plastic at the Bhagalpur station of Bihar. In the first phase, it will be implemented as an experiment in Vikramshila Express and Later on, it will be implemented in other trains as well.