Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
The first high speed train with a speed of 160 kilometer per hour will run on Delhi-Agra section in November this year as Kapurthala Rail Coach Factory (RCF) is all set to roll out first rake of fourteen coaches of the train.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Disposable linen in Rajdhani trains, automatic closing doors in Shatabdi and firesuppression system in passenger coaches are some of the proposals set to be announced in the Rail Budget 2014-15.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Smoke emanating from the wheels of the Delhi-Lucknow Shatabdi Express triggered panic among train passengers at the railway station in Ghaziabad today.
IANS, New Delhi | Friday October 25, 2013
The Indian Railways revised their menu and tariff for Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains a week ago in view of spiralling prices of raw materials and increased cost of services -- but after a not-so-favourable feedback, the authorities decided to restore the previous menu and tariff, an official ...
IANS | Wednesday October 23, 2013
The Indian Railways will provide special meals on demand for diabetic and ailing passengers travelling on Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains.This was stated in a communique from the railway ministry to Jagat Prakash Nadda, Rajya Sabha member of parliament (MP) from Himachal Pradesh.Nadda had in February w...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 20, 2013
Two minors were crushed to death when a temple's compound wall collapsed here Sunday, an official said.
Thursday October 17, 2013
Passengers will have to shell out more for travelling in Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi trains from tomorrow as Railways has increased catering charges in these premier trains by about two to four per cent.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 11, 2013
Close on the heels of a fresh rise in passenger fares, Railways have decided to further hike the fares of premier trains such as Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto effective from October 17.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 6, 2013
Southern Railway has cancelled a number of trains between Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh for tomorrow due to the agitation by some workers of Andhra Pradesh Power Transmission Corporation over the Telangana issue.
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Thursday September 26, 2013
Is there a fresh rebellion brewing in the Trinamool Congress? Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh, who had recently slammed his own party, is claiming that, while he is loyal to Mamata Banerjee and has not met anyone from the Congress, three other Trinamool M...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 14, 2013
An elderly woman had a close shave when she was pushed out of a train by two armed men after being robbed of her valuables, police said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 9, 2013
One of the best ways to see India is to undertake a train journey, and the Shatabdi Express - the heart of Indian railways - is one such rail network that offers one of the best options for domestic travellers, says travel guide book Lonely Planet.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 5, 2013
After revising the food tariff for all trains except premier services last year, Railways have come up with a proposal to increase the rates of food served in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto.
India | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Alok Pandey, Niha Masih) | Sunday May 5, 2013
The Mamata Banerjee government is facing an escalating crisis, with fresh proof emerging every day of Trinamool's links to the fraudulent chit fund company, run by the Saradha Group.
Tuesday February 26, 2013
Rail Budget 2013: Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal has not raised passenger fares in his Rail Budget, despite emphasising on the big losses the Railways is making, pegged at Rs 24,500 crore for this year. He has, however, proposed to raise a fuel ...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 27, 2013
Another round of fare hike in premier trains looks imminent with Railways revising food tariffs for Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi trains.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 23, 2013
If you have any grievance against the food served on trains, just dial 1800111321 to lodge your complaint.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 23, 2012
The long-awaited Agra-Jaipur Shatabdi Express is all set to begin its inaugural run between the two major tourist destinations on November 30, an official said on Friday.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 14, 2012
Long journeys on premier Shatabdi trains are set to get interesting with the Railways deciding to introduce onboard shopping facility for a range of luxury product.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday October 8, 2012
Aiming at reducing travel time in train journey, the Indian Railways is acquiring Electrical Multiple Units (EMU) train sets for premier services like Rajdhani and Shatabdi Expresses for operating at a higher speed of 130-150 km per hour.