Movies on Wheels: Indian Railways to show films onboard Dawn of a new digital era and technological conveience

28-03-2017

As part of a proposed non-fare revenue policy by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu floated in January to incorporate the digital medium for upgrading the quality of services provided. In a desperate attempt to revamp the Indian Railways and its services, the Union Ministry with the support of the Railway Minister, Suresh Prabhu resolved to incorporate the new media into their operations. The passengers will be alleviated of the boredom while travelling as now they will be able to access their choice of songs, movies or TV shows from their personalised gadgets. This facility will be provided while on trains or at railway stations according to reports by Business Standard.

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Digital platform to help railways save ₹60,000 crore: Suresh Prabhu
March 28, 2017

Entire operations can be monitored on a single platform Indian Railways will invest about ₹12,000 crore in developing a common digital platform for integrating information from all its departments leading to savings of about ₹60,000 crore, said Suresh Prabhu, Railway Minister. “In the last Rail Budget, I had announced an Enterprise

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CHENNAI DIVISION’S 147TH DRUCC MEETING HELD
March 28, 2017

The 147th Divisional Railway Users’ Consultative Committee (DRUCC) Meeting was conducted by Chennai Division under the Chairmanship of Shri Anupam Sharma, Divisional railway Manager, Chennai Division o­n 23.03.2017 and this is the 6th meeting during tenure between 01.08.2014 and 30.09.2017.  Shri A.L. Prabhakar, ADRM / I / MAS, Shri P. Kishore

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INSPECTION OF THE NEWLY LAID 4TH RAILWAY LINE BETWEEN TIRUVOTTIYUR – ENNORE AND SPEED TRIAL
March 28, 2017

Commissioner of Railway Safety, Southern Circle, Bangalore will inspect the newly laid 4th railway line between Tiruvottiyur – Ennore railway stations o­n 25thMarch, 2017. Furthermore, the Commissioner of Railway Safety, Southern Circle, Bangalore will also conduct a high speed trial run between Tiruvottiyur – Ennore railway stations o­n

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Minister of Railways inaugurates Conference on Digital Railways for Digital India
March 28, 2017

A conference under the theme “IR-One ICT (One Information and Communication Technology) Building Digital Railway for Digital India” was organized on 27.03.2017 at National Rail Museum Auditorium, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi. The conference was inaugurated by Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu. Shri Rajen Gohain, Minister of state

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Gravy train: 6 more railway stations to get food plazas
March 27, 2017

CHENNAI: Six more Southern Railway stations will have food plazas, with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) coming up with plans to widen its passengers' food options. The railways had proposed to set up the food plazas first at the Trichy and Madurai stations. Officials on Saturday opened the Trichy station outlet. In the

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For Railways, AC 3-tier is the only coach on profit track
March 27, 2017

These bogies carry more passengers than other AC segments put together NEW DELHI, MARCH 26:   The AC 3-tier passenger segment is turning out to be a money-spinner for the Railways, which explains why the national transporter is focussing on it. For instance, the Railways has introduced Humsafar trains, which have only AC 3-tier

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Movies on Wheels: Indian Railways to show films onboard Dawn of a new digital era and technological conveience