Indian Railways News

Sparks In Third Rail Disrupt Kolkata Metro Services

Metro Railway services were disrupted for more than an hour today this morning after sparks were seen flying from the third rail near Dumdum station, an official said. According to Kolkata Metro spokesperson Indrani Banerjee, the sparks were noticed at 8.25 am when a down train from Noapara was approaching the Dumdum station. “Power supply Read More

Pakistan Restores Samjhauta Express Services To Delhi

Pakistani authorities on Monday restored the Samjhauta Express services between Lahore and Delhi, days after the train was suspended due to tense bilateral ties. The train departs on every Monday and Thursday from Lahore. The Samjhauta Express carrying some 150 passengers left Lahore railway station for India, Radio Pakistan reported. In New Delhi, Railways officials Read More

Traffic Constable Thrashed For Issuing Challan In Delhi

Angry over being challaned, three persons, including an auto-taxi driver union leader, allegedly thrashed a traffic police constable New Delhi railway station, police said Thursday. The incident took place on Tuesday night when the 33-year-old traffic constable Satish Kumar was returning to his home in a DTC bus after duty from Ajmeri Gate point. Around Read More

Delhi Sarai Rohilla-Sikar Express Gets A New Name

The Northern Railway on Friday renamed Delhi Sarai Rohilla-Sikar Express as Sainik Express. A tweet from Northern Railway said that train number 14021 /14022 Delhi Sarai Rohilla-Sikar Express has been named as Sainik Express. Last month, a Shiv Sena parliamentarian had demanded that Dadar metro rail station, which is coming up near the party’s headquarters, Read More

RRB Group D Result Expected Soon: What’s Next?

Railway group D result is expected soon. Over 1.17 crore candidates who took the group D exam last year can check their results on the official websites of the railway recruitment boards or the RRB, once they are released. “The RRB group D result date  has not been fixed yet. However the group D result can be expected Read More

Seemanchal Express Derailment Highlights: All Medical Expenses To Be Covered By Railways, Says Piyush Goyal

PATNA:  At least six people have died and 24 others were injured after nine coaches of Delhi-bound Seemanchal Express derailed today in Bihar’s Vaishali at 3.52 AM. Several people are reported to be injured. The office of Railway Minister Piyush Goyal tweeted that rescue and relief operations are on after derailment the nine coaches of Jogbani-Anand Read More