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Posted on July 9, 2013 by Admin

Ticket booking through cells soon – Times of India

PATNA: Railway is drafting guidelines to launch its ambitious project to book tickets through cellphones from July 1. According to a Railway Board official, though online ticket booking is already available to the people across the country, the cellphone ticket booking scheme is the first of its kind in railways. According to sources, the Railway Board has approved the Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

Railways tightens ticket refund rules – Times of India

NEW DELHI: You can no longer cancel a train ticket 24 hours before your journey and still claim a full refund. The railways ministry, which comprehensively revised ticket refund rules on Tuesday, said the move was aimed at stopping touts from selling cancelled tickets at high prices at the last moment and at giving waitlisted passengers a little extra time to Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

Airtel Money ties up with IRCTC to offer train ticket booking on mobile phones

Airtel Money, the mobile wallet from Bharti Airtel, has tied up with Indian Railways Catering And Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to offer mobile based ticket reservations for over 185 million customers country wide. Besides booking tickets via Airtel Money, customers using Airtel connections can search for stations, trains, availability, PNR enquiry, cancellation by dialing *400# to access a USSD system, without Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

Central Railways revises timings of express, local trains – Times of India

PUNE: The administration of the Central Railways has revised the timings of two express trains and some local trains which start from thePune station, Shivajinagar station and Kolhapur station. The new timings will come into effect from Monday onwards. Railway officials have said the timings have been changed for the benefit of passengers. According to the new schedule, Read More