Oct 17, 2016

कै.वै. विभाग में टेक्नी-३ (फिटर) में पदोन्नति एवं पदस्थी आदेश तत्काल प्रभाव से प्रभावशील होने हेतु जारी I

कै.वै. विभाग में टेक्नी-३ (फिटर) में पदोन्नति एवं पदस्थी आदेश तत्काल प्रभाव से प्रभावशील होने हेतु जारी I

Concern over delay in Ambalappuzha-Kumbalam rail line doubling

Alappuzha: The Railway Convention Committee has asked the Railway Board chairman to adopt measures to expedite works on doubling of railway line between Ambalappuzha and Kumbalam. The committee has asked the chairman to submit a report on the status of the project.

The issue was raised by K.C. Venugopal, MP, at the convention committee meeting held recently. An amount of Rs.470 crore had been allocated for the project in the railway budget. But the allocation was yet to get the sanction of Niti Ayog, Mr.Venugopal said.

Lucknow Metro likely to invite Bids for Commercial Space use at 8 Stations

Lucknow: City of Nawabs gets ready to invite bids for use of commercial space at eight of its Metro Rail Stations in Lucknow on a revenue share basis for 10 years, on the lines of Delhi Airport modernisation; said Managing Director of Lucknow Metro Mr.Kumar Keshav.

CRRC to make coaches in Mihan for Nagpur Metro Rail

China’s CRRC to make coaches in MIHAN for Nagpur Metro rail. The Maharashtra government and the CRRC today signed an MoU for setting up a manufacturing facility.

Nagpur: The China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation (CRRC), a Chinese government company, will set up its manufacturing unit in the Multi-modal International Cargo Hub and Airport at Nagpur (MIHAN) and produce rolling stock for Nagpur Metro Rail, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said today.

Indian Railways to allow loading of ‘Parcel Cargo’ in select trains

Salem: Revenue loss of 55 per cent and pressures from industrial stakeholders have now forced the Railways to re-look its last year’s decision to stop the loading of ‘parcel cargo’ in the passenger trains that halted in Tirupur station for less than five minutes.

It has now been decided to allow loading of ‘parcel cargo’ in select 30 passenger trains that stop even for less than five minutes on a ‘trial basis’ apart from the continuation of parcel loading in eight trains that stop for five minutes.

IPRCL in talks with IR for ₹15,000-cr Indore-Mumbai Rail line project


New Delhi: Indian Port Rail Corporation Ltd (IPRCL) is in talks with Indian Railways to implement a ₹ 15,000 crore rail link project to connect Indore with Mumbai.

In this project JN Port will put in 51 per cent equity and the Railways will have put in 49 per cent of the funds, Anoop Kumar Agrawal, Managing Director, IPRCL, told.

The mandate of IPRCL involves implementing port-connectivity projects faster by putting in funds from the ports and Indian Railways.

Cloud-controlled TV displays units at 2000 Railway Stations

Large screens to display info at Old Delhi, Varanasi, Vijayawada and Ernakulam stations – Railway stations at Old Delhi, Gwalior, Jaipur and two more from Uttar Pradesh will start disseminating information related to trains on giant screens shortly by the end of this month as part of the government’s Digital India campaign. 

If project timelines are met, the rail display network (RDN) – a networked system of approximately 200,000 screens across 2,175 A1, A,B,C and D stations – will become operational by next March.

Doon-Haridwar Rail Track, – a Graveyard of Wildlife

Forest officials all set to take a tranquilized elephant to Pauri Garhwal after it was hit by a train near Raiwala in Haridwar on Saturday. The animal later died.

Haridwar: A 14-km railway track, which runs right through the Rajaji Tiger Reserve, has been identified as a killer stretch due to the wildlife causalities it has claimed over the years.Though laid more than 100 years ago,

Move to build aluminium coaches

A view of the land for the proposed coach factory at Kanjikode, near Palakkad.— Photo: K. K. Mustafah.

Plan to take up work under PPP mode at Palakkad coach factory:

The long-awaited Rs.550-crore rail coach factory at Kanjikode, near here, will be a reality soon if Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu approves a fresh proposal mooted by the Railway Board to establish an aluminium coach factory under public-private-partnership (PPP) to manufacture light weight coaches that can help reduce fuel consumption.

State to provide Rs.216 cr. for Konkan rail expansion

The State government has decided to put in additional equity of Rs.216 crore for the expansion of the Konkan Railway.

It has also agreed to the proposal to increase the present authorised share capital of the Konkan Railway Corporation (KRC) from Rs.4,885.98 crore to Rs.8,485.98 crore.

Concern over delay in rail line doubling work

The Railway Convention Committee has asked the Railway Board chairman to adopt measures to expedite works on doubling of railway line between Ambalappuzha and Kumbalam. The committee has asked the chairman to submit a report on the status of the project.

Rlys. hits a major roadblock while drilling for 1.5-km Margutti tunnel

Taking stock:Leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha and the former Railway MinisterM. Mallikarjun Kharge inspecting the work on the tunnel on the Kalaburagi-Bidar railway line at Margutti in Kalaburagi district on Sunday.— PHOTO: KIRAN BAKALE

Work is on to lay a new railway line between Bidar and Kalaburagi

‘Railway Children’ for Mumbai International Film Festival

A still from ‘Railway Children’ made by Tindrum Beats of Udupi, which has been selected to be screened at the Mumbai International Film Festival.

Directed by Prithivi Konanur, it is the only Kannada film in the India Gold Section

ATMs at 17 metro stations in December

BMRCL is expecting annual revenue of around Rs. 1.5 crore

Namma Metro passengers will soon be able to withdraw cash and carry out bank transactions within metro station at 17 locations. The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation (BMRCL) has selected five banks to set up Automated Teller Machines (ATMs).

Metro frequency at three stations may be an issue

Image result for Metro

In what may be a dampener for commuters, the frequency of Metro trains may be less in a section of the underground stretch which is likely to be open next year.

With the underground stretch — that runs from Koyambedu to Nehru Park — having a ‘cross-over’ facility (for trains to change track) only at the Shenoy Nagar Metro Rail station, the frequency of trains from Pachaiyappa’s College to Nehru Park (covering three stations) may be lesser, sources said.





Rail News - Public service (4210) Rail News - Public service (3470) Rail News - Rail Employee (2318) DIVISION - JABALPUR (357) Rail News - Rail Development (315) News - Spl Train (262) News - General (225) DIVISION - BHOPAL (202) Rail News - Job - Career (200) Rail news - Metro (193) Rail News - Circulars (138) DIVISION - HUBLI (128) DIVISION - MORADABAD (122) Office Order (105) DIVISION - ALLAHABAD (93) World Rail News (85) Rail news - Public Alert (79) News - Loco Pilot (73) Rail News - Rail Budget (69) HIGH SPEED RAIL (68) Rail News - 7th Pay Commission (62) Rail News - New Train (61) Improvement in Facilities (58) Rail News - Railway Safety (58) Accidents (55) Rail Development (54) Rail news - World Rail (49) Rail News - Tourism (38) News- Railway Exam Result (35) Rail News - Freight Services (35) DIVISION - Delhi (34) Public Interest (32) Rail News - Sports (32) Trade Union (32) Award (30) Bonus (PLB) (30) PIB (29) Bullet train (28) new line (26) IRCTC (25) News - Dearness Allowance (24) Station Master (23) TATKAL TICKET (22) RPF / RPSF (21) Railway News - Metro (20) Complaint and Suggestions (19) Rail News - Security (19) News - Catering (18) News - Job - Career (18) Mumbai local (17) Railway Pensioners (17) Railway time table (17) News - New Tech (16) News - Railway Employee (16) ‘Premium’ Special Trains (15) Circulars - Govt of India (14) Rail News - Railway Revenue (14) Rail news - Employment Notification (14) Railway News - Delhi Metro (14) Know About (13) Rail News - Special Train (13) Scam (13) Railway Board (12) Railway Joke (12) Catering Related Complaints (11) DIVISION - RAIPUR (11) Freight Corridor (11) Rail News - Security (11) Dedicated Freight Corridors (10) AISMA (9) Rail News - New Rail Line (9) Budget (8) DIVISION - Ambala (8) Employee News (8) News - Exam Result (8) PHOTO (8) Passenger Amenities (8) Premium Air-Conditioned (8) Railway pass (8) World Rail - China (8) fares hikes (8) semi-high speed (8) INCOME TAX (7) Indian Railway History (7) Night Duty Allowance (7) Rail Accidents (7) Rail budget (7) online tickets (7) Central Railway (6) International Railway (6) Mono Rail (6) Mumbai Metro (6) News - Budget (6) Public Grievances (6) Rail Fares (6) Railway Safety (6) Ticket Booking (6) World Rail - Japan (6) extra coaches (6) guard (6) Always Important (5) Drinking Water (5) HELP (5) Holiday Trains (5) IRCON (5) LOCOMOTIVE (5) Zone - Western Railway (5) booking counters (5) hi-tech (5) macp (5) Coaches (4) Food plazas (4) IMPORTANT RULE (4) Mumbai (4) News - Railway Rule (4) RAIL TEL (4) Rail History (4) Rail Neer (4) Rail News - Business (4) Rail News - Rules (4) Railway Minister (4) Train Cancellation (4) World Rail - Pakistan (4) Zone - South Central Railway (4) e-ticket booking (4) escalators (4) AIR - RAIL (3) Booking - Parcel (3) CCTV (3) Children Education Allowance (3) DOUBLE DECKER TRAIN (3) Electrification (3) Konkan railway (3) Medical Allowance (3) Member Engineering (3) Modal Question Paper (3) News- Railway Exam (3) PASS (3) Question Bank (3) Rail News - China (3) Rail fare hike (3) Suvidha Train (3) TRANSFER POLICY (3) VAISHNO DEVI (3) reservation (3) tatkal ticket (3) Booking - Luggage (2) D & A RULE (2) Extension of train services (2) Khumbn Mela (2) LDCE (2) Leave Rule (2) MATHERAN (2) MOBILE APPS (2) Minister of State for Railways (2) National Rail Museum (2) News - Rail Road (2) News -World Film (2) OROP (2) Passenger Reservation System (2) Police help desk (2) Provident Fund interest (2) Rail News - Goods Train (2) Railway Protection Force (2) Railway Proud (2) Railway Stations (2) Retiring Rooms (2) Revenue earnings (2) South Eastern Railway (2) Zone - East Central Railway (2) Zone - N E RLY (2) Zone - Northern Railway (2) Zone - Southern Railway (2) new pension scheme (2) ALER (1) Air Travel (1) DIVISION - CENTRAL RAILWAY (1) DIVISION - MADURAI (1) DIVISION - VIJAYWADA (1) Directory (1) Division - Rangia (1) FOOT OVER BRIDGE (1) FORMS (1) Government Railway Police (1) House Rent Allowance (1) Interesting Facts (1) JAIPUR (1) LARGESS (1) LONDON (1) Lifeline Express (1) MST (1) Measures Against Fire (1) Medical Care (1) Ministry of Railway (1) News - TV (1) Passenger Security (1) RDSO (1) Rail - Roko (1) Rail Bridges (1) Rail News - Privatization (1) Rail News - Bengali (1) Rail News - Consumer Forum (1) Rail Tariff (1) Rail Tenders (1) Rail e-tickets (1) Railway Act (1) Railway Quarter (1) Railway Week (1) Rath Yatra (1) Road over Bridges work (1) SCRA (1) SKY BUS (1) Sainagar Shirdi (1) Suburban trains (1) Swadeshi (1) TRAVELLING ALLOWANCE (1) Ticket Examiner Staff (1) Track Man (1) WhatsApp (1) World Rail - New York (1) World Rail - Russia (1) World Rail - USA (1) World Rail - Washington (1) Zone - E RLY (1) Zone - N C RLY (1) Zone - North Western Railway (1) Zone - Northeast Frontier Railway (1) Zone - S E Railway (1) fire-fighting equipment (1) mobile ticket booking (1) railway station (1) smart card (1) wagon factories (1)

7th Pay Commission & Employee News Center