Indian Railways News and Updates


Concor places developmental order with BHEL, Braithwaite for ‘Made in India’ containers

Goyal pitches for Rlys’ production units to be used for making containers

[Daily Excelsior]Cyber warfare

I t is worth recalling that in October last year a grid failure in Mumbai created havoc of its own and that too amidst corona pandemic, disrupting power supply, bringing trains to a standstill right on tracks, adversely impacting all the critical and commerci…

Surprised that Shafali is not in ODI squad, says Former captain Edulji

Former captain Diana Edulji is surprised that teenage sensation Shafali Verma has not made the Indian women's ODI squad for the upcoming series against South Africa

Hike in platform ticket prices a 'temporary' measure to curb Covid: Govt

The price hike is being done at limited number of stations, which see heavy rush, clarifies Ministry of Railways

electricity tariff dip upto 4 percent in mumbai applicable from april 1, 2021 | मुंबई में सस्ती हुई बिजली, 1 अप्रैल से लागू होंगी घटीं दरें, ई-व्हीकल का बिल भी घटेगा

New Electricity Tariff Rates in Mumbai: सामान्य इस्तेमाल के अलावा भी, इलेक्ट्रिक कारों, ई-बाइक्स को बढ़ावा देने के लिए भी मुंबई में बिजली की दरों को कम किया गया है ताकि लोग ज्यादा से ज्यादा इलेक्ट्रिक व्हीकल का इस्तेमाल करें.

Check out high-speed internet plans being offered by RailTel Wi-Fi facility at over 4,000 railway stations

"RailTel has launched prepaid plans for its Railwire Wi-Fi at 4000 plus Railway stations across India. Going forward, a passenger can use 30 minutes free wi-fi per day at 1 mbps speed at these 4000 plus railway stations. For using the Wi-Fi facility at a high…

Indian railways: रेलवे ने प्लेटफॉर्म टिकट के दाम तीन गुना बढ़ाए, अब 10 की जगह 30 रुपये देने होंगे

Indian Railways: पेट्रोल-डीजल, LPG, CNG-PNG की बढ़ती कीमतों ने आम आदमी के घर का बजट पहले से ही बिगाड़ रखा है, अब भारतीय रेलवे ने प्लेटफॉर्म टिकट (Platform Tickets) भी महंगा कर दिया है. राजधानी दिल्ली के अलग अलग रेलवे स्टेशनों पर आज से प्लेटफॉर्म टिकट महंगा कर…

Platform ticket hike 'temporary measure' to prevent overcrowding: Railways

Amid the ongoing C-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Railways has termed the hike in platform ticket rates as a "temporary measure" in the interest of the safety of passengers

Indian Railways Offering 34 Mbps WiFi Internet For 85 Paisa/GB At 4000 Railway Stations; 30 Mins Are Free

In one of the biggest push for WiFi enabled Internet access, Indian Railways has rolled out pre-paid plan based Internet access across 4500 railway stations. Passengers can now get highspeed internet at 1Mbps speed at just 85paisa per GB. Here are all the pla…

BharatNet deadline extended thrice, notice to Tata but no penalty yet: CM in Assembly

Awarded to Tata in July 2018, the project was originally scheduled to be completed in a year. It involves laying an optical fibre network covering 32,466 km, linking 85 blocks and 5,987 gram panchayats across 27 districts in the state.

DC Edit | Cyber warfare and state surveillance new normal

Cyberattacks have become the new normality. Warfare using Internet-enabled technology to attack another nation’s digital infrastructure with viruses or carry out denial-of-service attacks is also becoming common enough. Strenuous denials as in the suspected c…

Platform ticket price raised from Rs 10 to Rs 30: All you need to know

The Indian Railways have announced fare hike for platform ticket across its network. The fresh notification by the railways stated that the platform ticket price has been increased from Rs 10 to Rs 30.

RRB NTPC 2021 Exam Memory Based Questions (Phase-5): Check Geography GA/GK Questions with Answers

RRB NTPC 2021 Exam Memory Based Questions (Phase-5): Get Memory Based Questions from General Awareness (GA)/General Knowledge (GK) - Geography that came in RRB NTPC 2021 Exam (Phase-5) held in online mode from 4th to 27th March 2021.

Discussing possibility to begin first phase in Gujarat: NHSRCL MD

The delay in land acquisition in Maharashtra and a year lost due to the Covid-19 pandemic had pushed the timeline for finishing the project further from the targeted year of 2023.

Two held for duping job aspirants

Two people, who cheated several youngsters on pretext of providing jobs in Indian Railways, were arrested by the Cyberabad Police here on Thursday. The accused, Sarvesh Sahu, 32, a private employee fr

NIOS to Take Gita, Ramayan to Madrassas Under New Education Policy? PIB Reveals the Truth Behind Misleading - LatestLY

A news article by a renowned media house claiming that as a part of New Education Policy, the National Institute of Opening School (NIOS) will 'take Gita and Ramayan to Madrassas is being widely circulated online. A fact check undertaken by the Press Informat…

COVID vaccination: Press Association urges Centre to include accredited journalists on priority bases - The New Indian Express

During the meeting, the Press Association also urged the PIB to revive the railways concessions to the accredited journalists, which has been discontinued during the pandemic

RailTel launches prepaid Wi-Fi service in 4,000 stations, first 30 mins free: Check plans, validity - Mint

  1. RailTel launches prepaid Wi-Fi service in 4,000 stations, first 30 mins free: Check plans, validity  Mint
  2. RailTel kicks off plan for paid high-speed WiFi at 4,000 railway stations
  3. Entertainment on Wheels: Railways…

IRCTC indian railways likely to reopen retiring rooms get permission to open here is the details Varpat

Railway News: रेल मंत्रालय (Ministry of Railways) ने जोनल रेलवे को स्टेशनों पर स्थित रिटाइरिंग रूम को एक बार फिर से खोलने की अनुमति दे दी है. हालांकि, इस दौरान कोविड-19 संबंधित सभी प्रोटोकाॅल का विशेष ध्यान रखना पड़ेगा.

Revamped ICF gallery adds shine to Chennai Rail Museum

The revamped ICF gallery at Chennai Rail Museum takes one through the agency’s manufacturing history — from sleeper wagons and Metro coaches to the Vande Bharat Express

SYNOPSIS [2nd March,2021] Day 44: IASbaba’s TLP (Phase 1): UPSC Mains Answer Writing (General Studies)

For Previous TLP (ARCHIVES) – CLICK HERE   SYNOPSIS [2nd March,2021] Day 44: IASbaba’s TLP (Phase 1): UPSC Mains Answer Writing (General Studies)   1. Has India’s rail infrastructure been sufficiently utilised to create an integrated transportation network fo…

Market Wrap, March 4: Here's all that happened in the markets today

The S&P BSE Sensex settled the day at 50,846 levels, down 598 points or 1.16 per cent. The Nifty50, meanwhile, defended the 15,000-mark and closed at 15,081 levels, down 165 points or 1.08 per cent.

Railway officials enjoy luxurious facilities but fail to ensure passenger safety in trains, laments HC

“Large number of untoward incidents are not teaching any lesson to the railway authorities to formulate a scheme to improve the safety measures in EMU trains,” Justice S.M. Subramaniam wrote

IRCTC stock surges 32% in a month, hits all-time high

This PSU railway stock has rallied 160 per cent against its 52-week low of Rs 774.85, touched on March 26, 2020

Mumbai Local Is Now Safer With MTRC System: Establishes Connection In 300 Milliseconds, Similar to Airplanes

The Western Railway zone of Indian Railways has introduced a technologically advanced and appreciated communication system, called the Mobile Train Radio Communication(MTRC). This system, approved by the Western Railways HQ and IIT, will play a major role in …

Scam 2003 to present the story of Abdul Karim Telgi’s rise and fall, find out who was Telgi

As Hansal Mehta and SonyLiv announce that the follow-up to 1992 Scam: The Harshad Mehta Story will be Scam 2003: The Curious Case of Abdul Karim Telgi, here's a primer who was the kingpin of the fake stamp paper scam.

APSEZ forms new wholly-owned unit to consolidate rail assets

The platform company will be the vehicle for participating in Railways’ PPP projects

IRCTC hits all-time high; stock rallies 32% in a month on improved outlook

The stock jumped 7% to Rs 2,015 in the intra-day trade on Thursday, and surpassed its previous high of Rs 1,995 touched on February 25, 2020

फाइनल हो गया है दिल्ली-NCR का पहला मल्टीमॉडल लॉजिस्टिक पार्क, जानें कहां बनेगा

दुहाई के पास ईस्टर्न पेरिफेरल एक्सप्रेस वे, नॉर्दर्न पेरिफेरल रोड, दिल्ली-मेरठ रोड, हाईस्पीड ट्रेन के अलावा रेलवे की भी कनेक्टिविटी है। इसलिए इस स्थान को मल्टी मॉडल लॉजिस्टिक पार्क के लिए चुना गया है।

Petrol Diesel Price: लगातार 5वें दिन दाम में फेरबदल नहीं, जानें अपने शहर में दाम

अमेरिका में 26 फरवरी 2021 को समाप्त हुए सप्ताह में क्रूड की भारी इंवेंट्री (Crude Oil Inventory) जमा हो गई है। तब भी वहां बुधवार को कच्चे तेल के दाम (Crude Oil Price) में बढ़ोतरी हुई। दरअसल, ऐसी खबर आई कि ओपेक प्लस (OPEC+) देशों की आज होने वाली बैठक में क्रूड…