Indian Railways News

Woman’s Body Found In Delhi-Saharanpur Train

The body of a woman was found in the Delhi-Saharanpur Janta Express at Shamli railway station, the railway police said today. The woman, whose body was found on Sunday evening, has not been identified yet, they said. The body has been sent for post mortem, they added.

IRCTC Ticket Concession Rules For Senior Citizens: Five Things To Know

IRCTC or Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, the online ticketing arm of the Indian Railways, allows senior citizens, journalists and persons with disabilities to book concessional tickets through its website – irctc.co.in. Other eligible individuals can avail the concession by booking the tickets from the Passenger Reservation System (PRS) countersat the railway stations. For booking senior citizen Read More

BJP’s Go-To Man Piyush Goyal Retains Cabinet Post

From the BJP’s treasurer to its go-to man who has held coal, power, railways and finance portfolios, 54-year-old Piyush Goyal’s rise has been phenomenal. A chartered accountant by profession, Mr Goyal, known for his corporate network developed during his days as an investment banker, is considered to be a key backroom strategist who played a Read More

Electric Bus Service Starts In Jammu City

For the first time in Jammu and Kashmir, an electric bus service was operationalised on Monday in Jammu city. An official statement said, “K Skandan, advisor to state Governor today flagged off the electric bus service from Railway Station, Jammu.” The advisor said that the government would initially operate 40 electric buses in the state. Read More