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12 year old saves life

12 year old saves life of train passengers

12 year old saves life : On Monday morning at 11 o’clock, the 55072 passenger train opened for Bagaha from Valmikinagar which was coming to Gorakhpur-Narkatiaganj railway track. A 12 year old, class 5th student of middle school near Avasani Halton caught the eye on a broken railway track. Seeing the train passengers in danger,

Mizoram capital

Mizoram capital to be on railway map in 3 years

Aizawl, Nov 22, Mizoram capital to be on railway map in 3 years : The Mizoram state capital will be on the railway map in the next three years with the construction of a railroad between Sairang and Bairabi likely to be completed in 2020, a senior Railway official said.The 51-km broad-gauge line between Sairang

Railways to use GPS-enabled fog safety devices

New Delhi, Nov 13, In a bid to ensure timely running of trains during winter, the Railways has planned to use GPS-enabled fog safety devices in the trains to alert the loco pilot about approaching signals. A railway official told IANS that plans were afoot to use the GPS-based devices in trains that would provide

Railway tender case: CBI questions Lalu Yadav and his son

CBI questions Lalu Yadav on railway tender case

Railway tender case:  In the case of Railway Tender scam, the CBI has summoned Lalu Prasad Yadav and his son Tejaswi Yadav. Lalu Yadav appeared before CBI on Monday, while the Tejaswi Yadav will be questioned on Tuesday. Lalu Yadav has alleged that when he was the railway minister in the central government, instead of leasing to

90 city bus services remain suspended

City bus services remain suspended Ludhiana city. On the suspicious day of Dera Sacha Sauda verdict by Punjab and Haryana High Court, numerous of daily acitivities got affected in city. Most usuable local transport ‘city buses’ services remain suspended on Friday. As many as 90 city buses remain suspended which has affected the local transport

Mobile Internet services suspended in Punjab, Haryana

Chandigarh, Aug 24, Mobile Internet services suspended in Punjab, Haryana. Mobile Internet services have been suspended for 72 hours in Haryana, Punjab and Chandigarh, ahead of the court verdict in the sexual exploitation case against the Dera Sacha Sauda sect head tomorrow. The decision to suspend mobile Internet services was taken in a coordination committee

freight corridor Amritsar Railway rejects the suggestion

Railway rejects the suggestion of dedicated freight corridor to Amritsar

freight corridor Amritsar. Railways have dismissed the suggestion of Dedicated Freight Corridor to Amritsar in Parliamentary Standing Committee of Trade Affairs. In which the committee had said that the corridor should be extended to Amritsar.Railways have made it clear that Eastern Dated Freight Corridor is being implemented from West Bengal’s Danakuni to Ludhiana city of

Trains kept passing corpse lying rail track

Trains kept passing over the corpse lying on the rail track

There is a panic atmosphere in the area, Due to the dead body found in a Chennai railway station. Railway Police did not pic-up the body while they already informed about it. The matter is from Nungambakkam area of Chennai. At around 7 pm some people were seen the body of a person on the

Ludhiana railway employee drinks Coca Cola contaminated with dead lizard

After taking two sips from the bottle that he bought sealed, he felt something unfamiliar in the liquid, and was shocked to discover a dead lizard. A 32-year-old man was admitted to a city hospital after he discovered a dead lizard in a bottle of soft drink that he had consumed.It was around 10:15 am,

Railway to launch mobile App for bookingmobile App

Railway to launch mobile App for booking flight tickets

Railway to launch a mobile Application for booking flight tickets soon. The integrated mobile app will cater to various needs of passengers like booking porter, retiring room, ordering food besides train tickets. It is being developed by the CRIS, the Railways’ software arm, at an estimated cost of Rs 7 crore, according to a senior Railway Ministry

Bullet Trains

New Bullet Trains To Have Washrooms With Mirrors For Makeup, Breastfeeding Rooms & Baby Toilets

In a first, the E5 Shinkansen series bullet trains, which will go into service on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed corridor will have baby changing rooms comprising baby toilet seats, tables for diaper disposal and a low sink for children for washing hands.Not just this, the trains will be equipped with an entirely new kind of toilet



ITARSI- “JAKO RAKHE SAYIAN, MAAR NA SAKE KOI” these wise words get approved by time when a soldier got slides to the rail tracks and Madurai-Dehradun express 12687 got passed by him at itarsi railway station on this morning. By pulling the car chain train stopped and pulled him out from the tracks.He survived all

On the 14 mumbai railway stations now open one rupee clinics.

On the 14 mumbai railway stations now open one rupee clinics. These clinics will be providing timely medical assistance to rail accident victims as well as commoners at a token charge of Re 1. The Bombay High Court ordered the Railways to set up EMRs at all stations on the Central and Western Line in

Railway official awarded 7 years rigorous imprisonment in bribery case

New Delhi: In a rare instance, a Special court has convicted a railway official within a year of his arrest for taking bribe awarding him the maximum imprisonment of seven years under Prevention of Corruption Act. “The Special Judge, CBI cases, Dehradun, has convicted Ramvir Singh Solanki, then SSE, Railway, Kashipur, under section 7, 13(2)


Railway authorities stop platform upgradation

  Demonetisation impact Amritsar: While the exercise of demonetising old notes of big currency has adversely affected almost every human being, is has put its black shadow upon the functioning of many central government departments as well. Nevertheless, Indian Railways, too, is one such department which has been made to bear the brunt of this

Surprise raids will be conducted by railway catering staff in Shatabdi Express

Ludhiana: The surprise raids would be conducted by the railway catering staff in the Shatabdi Express in coming days to check food quality as from the last one month number of complaints were registered by the passengers on New-Delhi Amritsar route and vice versa. The passengers travelling in the Ludhiana-New Delhi Shatabdi Express complained about

Unmanned Rail crossing claimed life of Jalandhar resident, another injured

Jalandhar: In another incident, where unmanned railway crossing claimed a life of person in Jalandhar, on Thursday. The accident had taken place in the morning at village Lohian, when a car rammed into the train leaving one dead and another injured. The passerby raised the alarm and rushed the victims to nearby hospital, where doctors

Dead body of unidentified man found at Mukerian Railway Station

Mukerian: An unidentified old aged man of 70 years found dead at Railway station of Mukerian on Tuesday. According to the information, local police addressed media that the incident took place at around 12 ‘o’ clock at Mukerian Railway Station. During the preliminary investigation police said that the deceased died as his heart stopped responding.

Battery found near Jalandhar-Pathankot railway track

Hoshiarpur: A battery was found near the Jalandhar-Pathankot railway track in Mukerian here today, throwing security agencies into a tizzy. After the battery was found at about 10:30 AM, train movement on the rail track was suspended for about 20 minutes, police said. “A battery without any wire has been found near the Jalandhar-Pathankot rail

Three railway officials put under suspension

Ludhiana: The Senior Section Engineer (SSE) Pway (permanent way) Ludhiana, Vivek Kumar, SSE Pway (ultra sonic flaw detecting) officer Jalandhar Manish Kumar and Senior Division Engineer 1 Ferozepur, SPS Batra have been suspended by the railways authorities, General Manager Northern Railways, A K Puthia has issued these orders on basis of preliminary investigations they were