India | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 18, 2014
Four men, convicted for killing the then Railway Minister Lalit Narayan Mishra and two others in a blast in Bihar's Samastipur railway station nearly 40 years back, were today awarded life imprisonment by a Delhi court.
World | Reuters | Tuesday December 16, 2014
A court in China sentenced a well-known businesswoman to 20 years in jail for corruption on Tuesday, saying the woman with ties to a disgraced former railways minister was guilty of bribery and illegally running a business.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Terming Internet as a "new necessity", Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu said efforts are on to make maximum use of science and technology.
India | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 8, 2014
After 39 years of trial, four men accused of murder a former Union Minister - Railway Minister Lalit Narayan Mishra - have been found guilty.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
A Delhi court is likely to pronounce today its judgement in a case relating to the murder of former Railway Minister LN Mishra at a function in Bihar nearly 40 years ago.
India | Agencies | Thursday December 4, 2014
Passengers at the New Delhi railway station were meant to be able to access wi-fi starting today, but the plan has been delayed, said the government, because of a train accident in Uttar Pradesh in which five children were killed.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 29, 2014
Meghalaya today came on the country's rail map more than six decades after Independence, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagging off the first train to the northeastern state and favouring privatisation of railway stations.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
Amid attempts of reconciliation by the BJP with its former ally Shiv Sena ahead of the winter session of the Maharashtra Assembly, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu met Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray at the latter's Residence in Mumbai.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to introduce bullet trains in the country, a team of Railway officials will visit Beijing on November 24 to take forward the Delhi-Chennai high-speed corridor project, the longest in India.
India | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen (with inputs from Agencies), Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh made a series of unannounced visits this morning - at Delhi's main railway station and one police station nearby - to check on whether the public spaces were clean.
India | Written by Alok Pandey | Tuesday November 11, 2014
A Delhi court has deferred its judgement to December; it was to have pronounced the verdict on Monday.
Monday November 10, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi appointed Suresh Prabhu as railway minister as part of a cabinet expansion on Sunday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Gazing at the far-away tracks searching for signs of train arrivals might bring in nostalgic memories as a host of e-companies are providing everything from tracking minute-by-minute locomotive locations to details of taxi availability or the best de...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 9, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had launched the Swachh Bharat (Clean India) mission last week, today lauded the role of industrialist Anil Ambani in cleaning up the area around Mumbai's Churchgate railway station.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who was summoned as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case, today sought exemption from personal appearance on health grounds before a special court.
India | Written by Maya Sharma | Monday September 8, 2014
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik, accused of "rape, kidnapping and cheating " by an actress, was today granted anticipatory bail by a court in Bangalore
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
The Sessions Court in Bangalore yesterday posted for September 8 its order on the anticipatory bail plea of Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda's son, who is facing charges of rape, cheating and kidnap from a Kannada starlet.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Union Minister of State Pon Radhakrishnan today flagged off a train service between Kanayakumari and Punalur, which was announced in the Railway Budget this year.
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday September 2, 2014
The multi-crore Saradha ponzi scam has now come knocking at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's door. It now appears that, back in 2010, when Ms Banerjee was the Union Railway minister, the Saradha Group had bagged a contract with the Indian...
India | Written by Radhika Iyer | Thursday August 28, 2014
Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik has been accused of rape, kidnapping and cheating by an actress who claims to be his wife.