Indian Railways News

Railways Doubles Running Allowances Of Loco Pilots, Guards

The railways has decided to more than double the running allowance of its guards, loco pilots and assistant loco pilots, thereby accepting a long-pending demand of employees’ unions. The move will increase its annual financial burden of allowances by Rs. 1,225 crore and enhance operating ratio by 2.5 per cent, a source said Thursday. In November 2018, Read More

Railways Develops Robot USTAAD, To Check For Faults In Trains

To make trains more safe by eliminating human errors, Central Railway has developed an AI-powered robot which would click pictures and record videos of the under-gears of trains and send them to engineers for repairs and maintenance. The mechanical branch of Central Railway’s Nagpur division has developed the robot named USTAAD (Undergear Surveillance Through Artificial Read More

Qualifiers Double After Railways Revise Result

In the first stage exam for selection to Group C (Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician) posts in Indian Railways, about 13 lakh candidates have been declared qualified. 36% of the total candidates who appeared for the ‘world’s largest computer based test’ are now eligible for the second stage of the exam which is scheduled to be Read More

Railway Recruitment Boards Release Scores Of Group C Exam

Candidates can view their individual scores and their qualifying status for 2nd Stage CBT by logging in through the link provided on the official website of RRBs duly entering their Registration Number and Date of Birth,’ said the railway recruitment boards after releasing the results of the first computer based test for the posts of Assistant Read More

Three Asiatic Lions Run Over By Goods Train In Gir

Three Asiatic lions were killed in the Gir forest division in Gujarat’s Amreli district when a train ran over them on the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday. The lion carcasses were found on the railway tracks in the Borala village early on Tuesday morning, forest officials said. “A pride of six lions was passing by Read More

Apprenticeship Training Under East Central Railway: Applications Invited For 2234 Vacancies

Applications have been invited by the Railway recruitment cell, East Central Railway, from candidates interested, for apprenticeship training. The railways proposes to fill 2234 slots through this recruitment process in designated trades like fitter, carpenter, painter, wireman, welder, mechanic diesel, etc. Candidates will be posted at Danapur, Dhanbad, Mughalsarai, Samastipur, and Harnaut divisions under the Read More